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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 35
Monday, October 3, 2016, 1:32 p.m. to 8:56 p.m.
Francis Scarpaleggia, Chair (Liberal)

• John Nater for Scott Reid (Conservative)
• Alain Rayes for Gérard Deltell (Conservative)
• Gabriel Ste-Marie for Luc Thériault (Bloc Québécois)
Library of Parliament
• Dara Lithwick, Analyst
• Erin Virgint, Analyst
Quebec Community Groups Network
• Kevin Dobie, Director
• Stephen Thompson, Director, Policy, Research and Public Affairs
Apathy is Boring
• Carolyn Loutfi, Executive Director
Fédération étudiante collégiale du Québec
• Raphaël Pilon-Robitaille, Coordinator in Sociopolitical Affairs and Research
Forum jeunesse de l'Île de Montréal
• Santiago Risso, President
As an individual
• Ruth Dassonneville, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Université de Montréal
• Mireille Tremblay
• Rémy Trudel, Guest Professor, École nationale d'administration publique
• Bryan Lee
• Marie Claude Bertrand
• Robert McDonald
• Jacinthe Villeneuve
• Selim Totah
• Douglas Jack
• Gerard Talbot
• Guy Demers
• Samuel Leclerc
• Gabrielle Tanguay
• Olivier Germain
• Benoit Bouchard
• Veronika Jolicoeur
• Cymry Gomery
• Steven R. Scott
• Daniel Green
• Johan Boyden
• Daniela Chivu
• Ian Henderson
• Jimmy Yu
• Fernand Deschamps
• Marc Heckmann
• Diane Johnston
• Michael Jensen
• Jean-Claude Noël
• Samuel Fanning
• William Gagnon
• Katie Thomson
• Diallo Amara
• Pierre Labreche
• Resham Singh
• Fred Bild
• Alexandre Gorchkov
• Kathrin Luthi
• Rhoda Sollazzo
• Sidney Klein
• Alain Charbonneau
• Alain Marois
• Serafino Fabrizi
• Jean-Sébastien Dufresne
• Maksym Kovalenkov
• Sylvie Boulianne
• Laurie Neale
• Anne-Marie Bouchard
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Tuesday, June 7, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of electoral reform.

Carolyn Loutfi and Kevin Dobie made statements and, with Stephen Thompson, answered questions.

At 2:46 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 3:01 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Raphaël Pilon-Robitaille, Santiago Risso and Rémy Trudel made statements and answered questions.

Bryan Lee, Marie Claude Bertrand, Robert McDonald, Jacinthe Villeneuve, Selim Totah, Douglas Jack, Gerard Talbot, Guy Demers, Samuel Leclerc, Gabrielle Tanguay, Olivier Germain, Benoit Bouchard, Veronika Jolicoeur, Cymry Gomery, Steven R. Scott, Daniel Green, Johan Boyden, Daniela Chivu, Ian Henderson and Jimmy Yu made statements.

At 5:08 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 6:11 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Mireille Tremblay and Ruth Dassonneville made statements and answered questions.

Fernand Deschamps, Marc Heckmann, Diane Johnston, Daniel Green, Veronika Jolicoeur, Michael Jensen, Jean-Claude Noël, Samuel Fanning, William Gagnon, Steven R. Scott, Katie Thomson, Diallo Amara, Pierre Labreche, Resham Singh, Fred Bild, Alexandre Gorchkov, Kathrin Luthi, Rhoda Sollazzo, Sidney Klein, Alain Charbonneau, Alain Marois, Serafino Fabrizi, Sylvie Boulianne, Laurie Neale, Anne-Marie Bouchard, Jean-Sébastien Dufresne and Maksym Kovalenkov made statements.

At 8:56 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Christine Lafrance,
Danielle Widmer
Clerks of the Committee