Today, The Canadian Vaping Association received its confirmation and the schedule to appear as a witness before the Senate Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology (SOCI) on Senate Bill S-5, An Act to amend the Tobacco Act and the Non-smokers’ Health Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts.
We are excited to see we will be presenting in the first of two panels that day alongside our peer and colleague Daniel David who will be representing The Electronic Cigarette Trade Association of Canada.
The Schedule is as follows:
Panel 1 (10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.)
Daniel David, Chairman – The Electronic Cigarette Trade Association of Canada
D. Meshaila Sinnis, Board Member – Canadian Vaping Association
Panel 2 (11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)
Eric Gagnon, Director, Government and Regulatory Affairs – Imperial Tobacco Canada Ltd
Peter Luongo, Managing Director – Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc.
Michael Klander, Director of Corporate Affairs – Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc.
Anyone interested in watching the Proceedings can do so on the using the Government of Canada's streaming website: Senate ParlVU!