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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 43
Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 3:37 p.m. to 5:14 p.m.
Neil R. Ellis, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Andrew Lauzon, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Jean-Rodrigue Paré, Analyst
Vanier Institute of the Family
• Nora Spinks, Chief Executive Officer
• Col Russ Mann, Special Advisor
Distress Centre of Ottawa and Region
• Breanna Pizzuto, Acting Community Relations Coordinator
Mood Disorders Society of Canada
• Dave Gallson, Associate National Executive Director
• Philip Upshall, National Executive Director
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, September 29, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of mental health and suicide prevention among veterans.

Nora Spinks, Breanna Pizzuto, Philip Upshall and Dave Gallson made statements and, with Col (Retired) Russ Mann, answered questions.

At 5:14 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Patrick Williams
Clerk of the Committee