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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 79
Monday, October 23, 2017, 3:31 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Hon. Hedy Fry, Chair (Liberal)

• David Anderson for Robert Kitchen (Conservative)
• Jenny Kwan for Pierre Nantel (NDP)
• Scott Reid for Hon. Peter Van Loan (Conservative)
• David Sweet for Martin Shields (Conservative)
House of Commons
• Naaman Sugrue, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Gabrielle de Billy Brown, Analyst
• Erin Virgint, Analyst
Muslim Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
• Mansoor Pirzada, President
• Haseen Khan, Executive Committee Member and Treasurer
• Ayse Akinturk, Executive Committee Member
Manitoba Islamic Association
• Osaed Khan, President
• Idris Elbakri, Past President
Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House
• Serah Gazali, Community Member
• Narges Samimi, Community Member
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, the Committee resumed its study of systemic racism and religious discrimination.

Serah Gazali made a statement and, with Narges Samimi, answered questions.

At 4:28 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:29 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

It was agreed, — That the proposed budget in the amount of $ 66,000, for the study of systemic racism and religious discrimination, be adopted.

At 4:34 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:35 p.m., the sitting resumed in public.

Osaed Khan, Idris El-Bakri, Mansoor Pirzada made statements and, with Ayse Akinturk and Haseen Khan, answered questions.

At 5:30 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Jean-Denis Kusion
Committee Clerk