The committee begins its examination of certain measures of C-4, the budget implementation bill.
Jeremy Rudin, an assistant deputy minister with the Department of Finance, and Mary Dawson, the federal ethics commissioner, discuss Division 2 of Part 3 of the bill, which streamlines conflict of interest requirements.
Rudin and other senior department officials then go over Divisions 3, 9 and 13 of Part 3 for the remainder of the meeting. (November 21, 2013)
UPDATE: Bill C-4 received royal assent on December 12.