Fisheries and Oceans – March 14, 2012

In Committee from the House of Commons

Fisheries and Oceans – March 14, 2012

Fisheries and Oceans (March 14, 2012)

Fisheries and Oceans Minister Keith Ashfield spoke about his department’s spending plans for the upcoming fiscal year. MPs asked the minister about reported plans to strip habitat protection out of the Fisheries Act, fleet separation and owner-operator policies, and the role of advisory groups. Senior officials Claire Dansereau, Roch Huppé, David Balfour, and Kevin Stringer also responded to questions.