Plus, the House Heritage Committee will hear from departmental officials for another round as members work through more than 100 amendments to Bill C-10
So despite Industry Canada claims of success, much more heavy lifting—and much bolder thinking—is needed. Modest gains will not be enough.
Bill S-4 would give better pay and official status to the leaders of the new groups in the Senate.
The partisan finger-pointing that has defined the debate around Bill C-10 over the past two weeks is rooted in an attempt by the government, and a few MPs, to make sure that influential streaming companies that rely on uploaded content, such as YouTube, are bound by rules designed to promote Canadian cultural content, and protect Canadian broadcasters.