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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 116
Monday, October 22, 2018, 3:30 p.m. to 5:31 p.m.
Karen Vecchio, Chair (Conservative)

• Kelly Block for Hon. K. Kellie Leitch (Conservative)
• Darren Fisher for Marc Serré (Liberal)
• Bryan May for Bob Bratina (Liberal)
Library of Parliament
• Clare Annett, Analyst
• Dominique Montpetit, Analyst
As individuals
• Bonnie Brayton, National Executive Director, DisAbled Women's Network Canada
• Arlene Hache, Community Advocate
Horizon Housing Society
• Martina Jileckova, Chief Executive Officer
• Lisa Litz, Director of Stakeholder Relations
Canadian Housing and Renewal Association
• Jeff Morrison, Executive Director
• Dominika Krzeminska, Director, Programs and Strategic Initiatives
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, the Committee resumed its study of the system of shelters and transition houses serving women and children affected by violence against women and intimate partner violence.

Bonnie Brayton and Arlene Hache made statements and answered questions.

At 4:29 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:32 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Martina Jileckova, Lisa Litz, Jeff Morrison and Dominika Krzeminska made statements and answered questions.

At 5:31 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Kenza Gamassi
Clerk of the Committee