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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 71
Monday, September 18, 2017, 3:48 p.m. to 6:31 p.m.
In Camera
Hon. Hedy Fry, Chair (Liberal)

• David Anderson for Larry Maguire (Conservative)
• David Anderson for Martin Shields (Conservative)
• Anju Dhillon for Hon. Seamus O'Regan (Liberal)
• Robert Kitchen for Kevin Waugh (Conservative)
• Jenny Kwan for Pierre Nantel (NDP)
• Scott Reid for Hon. Peter Van Loan (Conservative)
• David Sweet for Robert Kitchen (Conservative)
• David Sweet for Kevin Waugh (Conservative)
• Sean Casey (Liberal)
• Elizabeth May (Green Party)
• Arif Virani (Liberal)
Library of Parliament
• Michael Dewing, Analyst
• Erin Virgint, Analyst
The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That, regarding the study of systemic racism and religious discrimination, all witnesses be heard by Wednesday, November 8, 2017.

At 4:15 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:16 p.m., the sitting resumed in public.

• Iqra Khalid, M.P., Mississauga—Erin Mills
Department of Canadian Heritage
• Jenifer Aitken, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy, Planning and Corporate Affairs
• Jérôme Moisan, Director General , Strategic Policy, Planning and Research Branch
Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
• Ritu Banerjee, Senior Director, Canada Centre for Community Engagement and Prevention of Violence
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
• Gilles Michaud, Deputy Commissioner, Federal Policing
Treasury Board Secretariat
• Carl Trottier, Assistant Deputy Minister, Governance, Planning and Policy Sector
• Margaret Van Amelsvoort-Thoms, Executive Director, People Management and Community Engagement, Governance, Planning & Policy Sector
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.

Iqra Khalid made a statement and answered questions.

At 5:09 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:15 p.m., the sitting resumed.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.

At 6:31 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee