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The Chair (Mr. Scott Simms (Coast of Bays—Central—Notre Dame, Lib.)): Okay, folks, how about we get this going, because it is Friday? I shouldn't say that I anticipate having a longer meeting, bu...
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The Clerk of the Committee (Mr. Thomas Bigelow): Perhaps we can quickly do a sound check just to make sure it's okay, in case we do need to have him chime in for either a vote or an interjection at so...
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Mr. Andy Fillmore (Halifax, Lib.): Hi, how are we now? It looks like the video is good. How's the sound?...
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The Clerk: We are good here in the room, sir. Thank you very much....
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Mr. Andy Fillmore: You can hear me? Okay. Thank you so much....
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The Chair: You have the pleasure of being the only MP with a recorded-on-committee sound check. That's awesome. Congratulations, Mr. Fillmore, and thank you for filling in from the beautiful riding of...
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Mr. Andy Fillmore: Thank you....
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The Chair: To ensure an orderly meeting, I want to outline a few rules for everyone to follow in this new reality that we're in, which is a hybrid situation. I will address in just a few minutes the i...
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Mr. Anthony Housefather (Mount Royal, Lib.): Thank you, Mr. Chair. Hopefully, the sound is working. I tried to put the microphone in a different place that wasn't as obtrusive. Is it okay, Tom? Tha...
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The Chair: Okay. Has everyone heard this part of routine motions? Is there any discussion on the motion? (Motion agreed to) The Chair: Thank you for that. Sorry that I didn't provide too much backg...
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Mr. Kevin Waugh (Saskatoon—Grasswood, CPC): Thank you, Chair. The minister would lead off at one o'clock Eastern time and the officials would be with him, and then the officials would stay from two...
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The Chair: That is correct. I'm looking for Tom to nod his head to confirm. Yes. The minister would be here from one to two p.m., and from one to three would be the officials....
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Mr. Kevin Waugh: Okay....
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The Chair: Mr. Housefather....
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Mr. Anthony Housefather: Mr. Chair, my hand was up because of the previous motion. I should have lowered it, I guess. Sorry about that....
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The Chair: That's okay. It's all good. Of course, that motion has already passed, so it's not as though we need to pass another. I just wanted to bring to your attention that it will be November 6. A...
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Ms. Julie Dabrusin (Toronto—Danforth, Lib.): Thank you. I think we're probably going to speak to the same thing, because draft wording was sent in by Mr. Champoux on behalf of all of us. By “all...
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The Chair: Thank you for that. Given that there were discussions, I guess now I'm looking for someone to.... Oh, sorry, Mr. Rayes; I need to go to you first. Go ahead....
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Mr. Alain Rayes (Richmond—Arthabaska, CPC): I wanted to say the same thing as Ms. Dabrusin. We, the representatives of the four political parties, met to combine our four motions. We reached a cons...
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The Chair: Allow me to throw in my own little opinion here. Given what's been going on in the political landscape in this country, and even in the United States, wow, this is a refreshing breath of ai...
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Mr. Martin Champoux (Drummond, BQ): I wanted to move the motion, Mr. Chair....
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The Chair: Can you read it in for the record, please?...
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Mr. Martin Champoux: Certainly. I move: That, pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the Committee undertake a comprehensive study on the challenges and issues faced by the Arts, Culture, Heritage and ...
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The Chair: Monsieur Champoux, thank you very much. Is there any discussion on the motion put forward? Mr. Louis....
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Mr. Tim Louis (Kitchener—Conestoga, Lib.): It's more of a “thank you” to everybody. It just seems like this level of co-operation is.... I don't know how much of precedent this is. This is only...