National Finance – November 22, 2012

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

National Finance – November 22, 2012

National Finance

Senators continue their review of certain measures contained in Bill C-45, the budget implementation bill.

Barry M. Shepherd, a marine manager with Lloyd’s Register Canada Limited, discusses the impact of proposed amendments to the Canada Shipping Act on the marine industry.

Rita Coshan, chair of the council of governors for the Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission, comments on changes which would transfer the commission’s responsibilities and functionsto Health Canada.

UPDATE: Bill C-45 received royal assent on December 14.