Banking, Trade and Commerce – December 4, 2013

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Banking, Trade and Commerce – December 4, 2013

Minister of State for Finance Kevin Sorenson’s testimony launches the committee’s examination of the registered disability savings plan (RDSP), which was introduced in the 2007 federal budget. More than 65,500 RDSPs have been opened since 2008. The committee’s study will focus on legal representation and the inability of some mentally disabled individuals to enter into a contract to establish a RDSP.

Senior department officials Lesley Taylor and Miodrag Jovanovic also respond to questions. (December 4, 2013)