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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 8
Tuesday, April 19, 2016, 11:01 a.m. to 1:03 p.m.
Borys Wrzesnewskyj, Chair (Liberal)

• Darrell Samson for Randeep Sarai (Liberal)
• Hon. Alice Wong for Hon. Michelle Rempel (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Julie Béchard, Analyst
• Sandra Elgersma, Analyst
As an individual
• Martin Collacott
• Patti Tamara Lenard, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa
• R.Reis Pagtakhan, Immigration Lawyer
Canadian Council for Refugees
• Janet Dench, Executive Director
• Jennifer Stone, Secretary
Mosaic Institute
• Bernie M. Farber, Executive Director
Foundation for Defense of Democracies
• Sheryl Saperia, Director of Policy for Canada
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Monday, March 21, 2016, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-6, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and to make consequential amendments to another Act.

Bernie M. Farber, Sheryl Saperia and Patti Tamara Lenard made statements and answered questions.

At 11:58 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:03 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Janet Dench, Jennifer Stone, R.Reis Pagtakhan and Martin Collacott made statements and answered questions.

At 1:03 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Erica Pereira
Clerk of the Committee