Public Safety and National Security – March 24, 2015 – Part 2

In Committee from the House of Commons

Public Safety and National Security – March 24, 2015 – Part 2

MPs continue their hearings on Bill C-51, the government’s proposed anti-terrorism legislation. Testifying during this session are Avi Benlolo (president and C.E.O. of the Friends of the Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies); Martin Collacott (spokesperson, Centre for Immigration Policy Reform); former Supreme Court justice John Major; Scott Tod (a deputy commissioner with the Ontario Provincial Police who is representing the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police); Tahir Gora and Arooj Shahida (respectively the director general and director of the Canadian Thinkers’ Forum); and Peter Neumann (director of the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation). (March 24, 2015) UPDATE: Bill C-51 received royal assent on June 18.