Appearances: Ted Cook, Sean Keenan, Brian McCauley
The committee begins its study of Bill C-38, an implementation bill for the March 29, 2012, federal budget.
Department of Finance officials Ted Cook, Sean Keenan, and Brian McCauly appear before the committee, providing a clause-by-clause briefing on Bill C-38. The witnesses are questioned by committee members Joseph A. Day (the chair of the committee), JoAnne L. Buth (Conservative), Pierrette Ringuette (Liberal), Robert W. Peterson (Liberal), Nancy Ruth (Conservative), Terry M. Mercer (Liberal), Nicole Eaton (Conservative), Raynell Andreychuk (Conservative), and Catherine S. Callbeck (Liberal).