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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 139
Thursday, May 2, 2019, 11:37 a.m. to 1:02 p.m.
Pat Finnigan, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Corentin Bialais, Analyst
• Xavier Deschênes-Philion, Analyst
• Khamla Heminthavong, Analyst
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Monday, April 23, 2018, the Committee resumed its study of mental health challenges that Canadian farmers, ranchers, and producers face.

The Committee resumed consideration of a draft report.

At 11:55 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:00 p.m., the sitting resumed in public.

• Hon. Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food
Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food
• Annette Gibbons, Associate Deputy Minister
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
• France Pégeot, Executive Vice-President
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(7), the Committee commenced consideration of the Report on Plans and Priorities 2019-20 of the Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food, referred to the Committee on Thursday, April 11, 2019.

The Minister made statement and, with France Pégeot and Annette Gibbons, answered questions.

At 1:02 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Ariane Gagné-Frégeau
Clerk of the Committee