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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 118
Monday, December 3, 2018, 3:30 p.m. to 5:37 p.m.
Michael Levitt, Chair (Liberal)

• Peter Fragiskatos for Jati Sidhu (Liberal)
• Garnett Genuis for Hon. Erin O'Toole (Conservative)
• Mark Warawa for Leona Alleslev (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Scott McTaggart, Analyst
Organization of American States (OAS)
• H.E. Luis Leonardo Almagro Lemes, Secretary General
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
• Jean-Nicolas Beuze, Representative in Canada
• José Samaniego, Regional Coordinator, Regional Coordination for the Venezuela Situation
Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights
• Hon. Irwin Cotler, Founding Chair
International Organization for Migration
• Alejandro Guidi, Senior Adviser for the Americas
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the Committee proceeded to a briefing on the current situation in Venezuela.

José Samaniego, by videoconference from Panama City, Panama and Alejandro, by videoconference from Geneva, Switzerland, made statements and answered questions.

At 4:27 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:42 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Irwin Cotler and Luis Leonardo Almagro Lemes made statements and answered questions.

At 5:37 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Erica Pereira
Clerk of the Committee