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Publications - November 25, 2010
Meeting No. 3
Thursday, November 25, 2010

The Legislative Committee on Bill C-32 met in a televised session at 8:47 a.m. this day, in Room 253-D, Centre Block, the Chair, Gordon Brown, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Charlie Angus, Kelly Block, Peter Braid, Gordon Brown, Serge Cardin, Dean Del Mastro, Marc Garneau, Mike Lake, Carole Lavallée, Hon. Dan McTeague, Brent Rathgeber and Pablo Rodriguez.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Dara Lithwick, Analyst; Maxime-Olivier Thibodeau, Analyst.


Appearing: Hon. Tony Clement, P.C., M.P., Minister of Industry; Hon. James Moore, P.C., M.P., Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages.


Witnesses: Department of Canadian Heritage: Jean-Pierre Blais, Assistant Deputy Minister, Cultural Affairs; Barbara Motzney, Director General, Copyright Policy. Department of Industry: John Connell, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Sector; Colette Downie, Director General, Marketplace Framework Policy Branch.

Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Friday, November 5, 2010, the Committee commenced consideration of Bill C-32, An Act to amend the Copyright Act.

The Ministers made statements and answered questions.


At 9:47 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:52 a.m., the sitting resumed.


John Connell and Jean-Pierre Blais made statements and, with Colette Downie and Barbara Motzney, answered questions.


At 10:49 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Michelle Tittley
Clerk of the Committee

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