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At committee: North American free trade deal ratification, forced sterilization and Mackenzie Valley resource management – iPolitics
by ahnationtalk onJune 18, 201954 Views
Jun 18, 2019
With the House poised to give its preliminary approval of the government’s plan to ratify the new North American free trade deal, INTERNATIONAL TRADE members kick off a lightning-round pre-study of the contents with an extended half-day session with key stakeholders and interest groups, including the Business Council of Canada, Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters, the Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association and the Canadian-Agri-food Alliance, Unifor, the Assembly of First Nations and the Council of Canadians.
Over at JUSTICE, Conservative MP James Bezan’s backbench bid to tighten sentencing rules goes to clause-by-clause review, while HEALTH continues to explore the issues surrounding Canada’s past forced sterilization policies.