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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 13
Monday, August 22, 2016, 2:01 p.m. to 4:43 p.m.
Francis Scarpaleggia, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Dara Lithwick, Analyst
• Erin Virgint, Analyst
As an individual
• Arend Lijphart, Research Professor Emeritus of Political Science, University of California, San Diego
• Benoît Pelletier, Full Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Tuesday, June 7, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of electoral reform.

Benoît Pelletier and Arend Lijphart, by videoconference from San Francisco, California, made statements and answered questions.

It was agreed, — That the Analysts and the Clerks, in consultation with the Chair, prepare a news release for publication on the Committee's website, announcing the e-consultation and that the deadline to participate in the e-consultation be Friday, October 7, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. (EDT).

At 4:43 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Christine Lafrance,
Danielle Widmer
Clerks of the Committee