Transport, Infrastructure and Communities – September 12, 2017 – Part 5

In Committee from the House of Commons

Transport, Infrastructure and Communities – September 12, 2017 – Part 5

The committee continues its review of Bill C-49, the Transportation Modernization Act. The proposed legislation includes measures aimed at improving Canada’s grain transportation system for shippers. It also calls for the mandatory installation of locomotive voice and video recorders.

The following witnesses share their thoughts on the bill: Greg Northey (director of industry relations, Pulse Canada), Roland Hackl (vice-president, Teamsters Canada Rail Conference), Phil Benson (lobbyist, Teamsters Canada), Clyde Graham (senior vice-president, Fertilizer Canada), and his colleague Ian S. MacKay (legal counsel).