The Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage met at 3:31 p.m. this day, in Room 308, West Block, the Chair, Gary Schellenberger, presiding.
Members of the Committee present: Jim Abbott, Charlie Angus, Hon. Mauril Bélanger, Sylvie Boucher, Ed Fast, Maka Kotto, Luc Malo, Gary Schellenberger and Scott Simms.
Acting Members present: Hon. Mark Eyking for Francis Scarpaleggia and Tom Lukiwski for Chris Warkentin.
In attendance: Library of Parliament: Marion Ménard, Analyst; Matthew Carnaghan, Analyst.
Witnesses: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation: Robert Rabinovitch, President and Chief Executive Officer and Acting Chair of the Board of Directors; Jane Chalmers, Vice-President, Radio (English); Richard Stursberg, Executive Vice-President, Television (English); Sylvain Lafrance, Executive Vice-President, French Services.
The witnesses made statements and answered questions.
At 5:28 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.
Jacques LahaieClerk of the Committee