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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 115
Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 12:03 p.m. to 12:28 p.m.
In Camera
Robert Oliphant, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Madalina Chesoi, Acting Analyst
• Brendan Naef, Analyst
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, the Committee resumed its study of the Immigration and Refugee Board's appointment, training and complaint processes.

The Committee resumed consideration of a draft report.

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

It was agreed, — That the report be entitled: "Responding to Public Complaints: A Review of the Appointment, Training and Complaint Processes of the Immigration and Refugee Board".

It was agreed, — That the Committee append to its report any dissenting or supplementary opinions provided that they are no more than ten pages in length, in the same style and format as the report (Calibri, 12 point, left aligned); and they be submitted electronically in both official languages to the Clerk of the Committee, no later than Thursday, June 28, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. (EST).

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.

ORDERED, — That the Chair present the report to the House.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That the Chair, in consultation with the Vice-Chairs, prepare and send a letter to the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship informing the Minister on initial findings from the Committee travel to Tanzania and Uganda, in June of 2018.

It was agreed, — That, in relation to the study on migration challenges and opportunities for Canada in the 21st century, members submit their lists of prioritized witnesses to the Clerk of the Committee no later than Wednesday, August 1st, 2018.

At 12:28 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Evelyn Lukyniuk
Clerk of the Committee