Public Safety and National Security – March 26, 2015 – Part 2

In Committee from the House of Commons

Public Safety and National Security – March 26, 2015 – Part 2

The committee finishes its witness hearings on the government’s proposed anti-terrorism legislation. MPs will move on next week to their clause-by-clause consideration of Bill C-51, which must end no later than March 31.
The final witnesses are the following: Marvin Kurz and David Matas (both legal counsel for B’nai Brith Canada); Tom Stamatakis (president of the Canadian Police Association); Jessie Housty (an activist and community organizer); Matt Sheehy (director (Canada) of Jetana Security); Clare Lopez and Kyle Shideler (senior representatives from the Center for Security Policy); John McKenna and Michael Skrobica (respectively the president and senior vice-president of the Air Transport Association of Canada). (March 26, 2015) UPDATE: Bill C-51 received royal assent on June 18.