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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 70
Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 4:01 p.m. to 5:41 p.m.
In Camera
Hon. Hedy Fry, Chair (Liberal)

• David Anderson for Hon. Peter Van Loan (Conservative)
• Colin Fraser for Seamus O'Regan (Liberal)
• Majid Jowhari for Darrell Samson (Liberal)
• Robert Kitchen for Hon. Peter Van Loan (Conservative)
• Jenny Kwan for Pierre Nantel (NDP)
• Scott Reid for Larry Maguire (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Marion Ménard, Analyst
• Julia Nicol, Analyst
• Erin Virgint, Analyst
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, June 7, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of Canadian women and girls in sport.

The Committee resumed consideration of a draft report.

It was agreed, — That the draft report be adopted.

It was agreed, — That the report be entitled: "Women and Girls in Sport".

It was agreed, — That the Chair, Clerk and analysts be authorized to make such grammatical and editorial changes as may be necessary without changing the substance of the report.

It was agreed, — That, pursuant to Standing Order 109, the Committee request that the Government table a comprehensive response to the report.

It was agreed, — That dissenting or supplementary opinions be in Arial 12 point font, single line spacing and be submitted electronically, in both official languages, to the Clerk of the Committee, not later than noon on Thursday, June 22, 2017.

It was agreed, — That the analysts and the Clerk, in consultation with the Chair, prepare a news release for publication on the Committee’s website and for distribution upon presentation of the report to the House.

It was agreed, — That the report be produced in an alternate format if warranted.

ORDERED, — That the Chair present the report while the House is sitting.

At 5:04 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:11 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, the Committee commenced its study of systemic racism and religious discrimination.

It was agreed, — That 36 witness appearance places be allocated to the Liberal Party, 24 to the Conservative Party and 12 to the New Democratic Party; and that witnesses be placed in panels according to the allocation above and following the priority assigned by each party.

It was agreed, — That academic witnesses and human rights commissions be invited to make written submissions.

It was agreed, — That, unless a party choses to insert them among their priority of witnesses, requests to appear not be further considered, but that they be asked to make written submissions.

At 5:41 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Andrew Bartholomew Chaplin
Clerk of the Committee