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Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage – Main Estimates 2012-13 Study – Bill C-11

Bill C-11 May 29th, 2012 Mr. Pierre Nantel (Longueuil—Pierre-Boucher, NDP) Absolutely. In addition, you talked about the copyright legislation, Bill C-11. Honestly, I want to ask you the question again: what do you suggest to artists who will have lost $20 million to broadcasters? What do you suggest to them? Hon. James Moore: I would say that Bill C-11 is a fair and responsible piece of legislation that has been debated here, in the House of Commons, for over two years. That bill makes piracy illegal. What hurts artists the most are people who steal from them using their computers....

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