Official Languages – May 25, 2015

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Official Languages – May 25, 2015

Representatives from the airline industry discuss Bill S-205, which amends four aspects of the Official Languages Act. The witnesses comment on the clause that seeks to guarantee access by members of the public to services in the official language of their choice at major transportation hubs.

Senators hear from the following witnesses: Daniel-Robert Gooch (president, Canadian Airports Council); Richmond Graham (president and CEO, Regina Airport Authority); Ed Schmidtke (president and CEO, Thunder Bay International Airport Authority); Monette Pasher (marketing director, Charlottetown Airport Authority); Marc-André O’Rourke (executive director, National Airlines Council of Canada); David Rheault (director of government affairs and community relations, Air Canada); and Louise-Hélène Sénécal (assistant general counsel, Air Canada). (May 25, 2015)