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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 137
Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 8:48 a.m. to 10:22 a.m.
Michael Levitt, Chair (Liberal)

• Garnett Genuis for Leona Alleslev (Conservative)
• Stephanie Kusie for Hon. Erin O'Toole (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Brian Hermon, Analyst
• Scott McTaggart, Analyst
Inter-Parliamentary Union
• Martin Chungong, Secretary General
As individuals
• Hon. Michael Ignatieff, President, Central European University
• Timothy David Snyder, Richard C. Levin Professor of History, Yale University
• Jason Stanley, Jacob Urowsky Professor of Philosophy, Yale University
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, the Committee resumed its study of Threats to liberal democracy in Europe.

Michael Ignatieff, by videoconference from Budapest, Hungary, and Martin Chungong, by videoconference from New York, New York, made statements.

At 9:06 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:06 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Michael Ignatieff and Martin Chungong answered questions.

At 9:49 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:52 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Timothy David Snyder, by videoconference from Vienna, Austria, and Jason Stanley made statements.

At 10:15 a.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the Committee continue to sit.

Timothy David Snyder and Jason Stanley answered questions.

At 10:22 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Erica Pereira
Clerk of the Committee