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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 143
Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 3:39 p.m. to 5:07 p.m.
Robert Oliphant, Chair (Liberal)

• Jacques Gourde for David Tilson (Conservative)
• Kevin Waugh for Hon. Michelle Rempel (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Julie Béchard, Analyst
• Isabelle Lafontaine-Émond, Analyst
Kinbrace Community Society
• Loren Balisky, Executive Director
Reception House Waterloo Region
• Carl Cadogan, Chief Executive Officer
Affiliation of Multicultural Societies and Service Agencies of BC
• Katie Rosenberger, Executive Director
• Sabrina Dumitra, Settlement and Integration Manager
Westman Immigrant Services
• Joy Escalera, Manager, Settlement Program
• Angela Mowbray, Acting Manager, Language Program
Journey Home Community Association
• James Grunau, Executive Director
St. Stephen's Community House
• William Sinclair, Executive Director
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, the Committee resumed its study of settlement services across Canada.

Carl Cadogan, by teleconference from Kitchener, Ontario, Angela Mowbray and Joy Escalara, by videoconference from Brandon, Manitoba, and Sabrina Dumitra and Katie Rosenberger, by videoconference from Burnaby, British Columbia, made statements and answered questions.

At 4:35 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:36 p.m., the sitting resumed.

William Sinclair, by videoconference from Toronto, Ontario, made a statement.

At 4:49, pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the Committee continue to sit.

James Gruneau made a statement and, with Loren Balisky and William Sinclair, answered questions.

At 5:07 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Evelyn Lukyniuk
Clerk of the Committee