/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Media Technical Briefing on the Preclearance Act 2016 (Bill C-23)/

OTTAWA, Feb. 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Public Safety Canada and Canada Border Services Agency will brief the media and take questions from reporters on Bill C-23, the Preclearance Act, 2016.  

The technical briefing will be available via Periscope.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

3:45 p.m. EST

National Press Theatre
150 Wellington Street
Ottawa, ON

Cameras are permitted.  

Media who wish to participate by phone can dial-in using the numbers below. The teleconference line will be open as early as 3:15 p.m. EST. Teleconference participants will be able to ask questions.

Participant dial-in numbers:
Access numbers / Toll free (Canada and U.S.): 613-960-7526 / 877-413-4814
Access Code: 3538595

Journalists who are not members of the National Press Gallery will require accreditation from the gallery in advance. For more information, contact Collin Lafrance at collin.lafrance@parl.gc.ca.


SOURCE Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada

For further information: Scott Bardsley, Office of the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, 613-998-5681; Media Relations, Public Safety Canada, Tel.: 613-991-0657, Email: media@ps-sp.gc.ca; CBSA Media Relations, Tel.: 613-957-6500, Email: questions@cbsa-asfc.gc.ca


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