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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 178
Thursday, October 18, 2018, 8:46 a.m. to 12:26 p.m.
Hon. Wayne Easter, Chair (Liberal)

• Matt Jeneroux for Blake Richards (Conservative)
• Pat Kelly for Hon. Pierre Poilievre (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Andrew Barton, Analyst
• Michaël Lambert-Racine, Analyst
As an individual
• Amy Spearman
Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet
• Don Leitch, Chair, Board of Directors
• Kate Fennell, Director of School Operations
Canadian Association of Fairs and Exhibitions
• Michael John Peco, Vice-President
• Max Fritz, Interim Executive Director
Canadian Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
• Leanne Shumka
Canadian Chiropractic Association
• Gerald Olin, Chair
Canadian Network of Northern Research Operators
• LeeAnn Fishback, Chairperson
Canola Council of Canada
• Jim Everson, President
Child Nutrition Council of Manitoba
• Maxine Meadows
Community Futures Network of Canada
• Wendy Smitka, President
• Jason Denbow, Board Member
Engineers Without Borders Canada
• Jordyn Carlson
Indigenous Women's Healing Centre
• Annetta Armstrong, Executive Director
Manitoba Federation of Labour
• Kevin Rebeck, President
National Association of Federal Retirees
• Gerald Jennings
ONE Campaign
• Selwyn Burrows
• Richard Thiessen
Shock Trauma Air Rescue Service (STARS)
• Andrea Robertson, President and Chief Executive Officer
• Wendy Beauchesne, Executive Vice-President, Foundation
Telpay Incorporated
• William H. Loewen, President, TelPay Bill Payment Service
United Nations Association in Canada
• Abdal Qeshta, Regional Coordinator
University of Manitoba
• David T. Barnard, President and Vice-Chancellor
University of Manitoba Faculty Association
• Orvie Dingwall
University of Winnipeg
• Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor
Western Canadian Short Line Railway Association
• Perry Pellerin, President
• Allison Field, Director
Pursuant to Standing Order 83.1, the Committee resumed its pre-budget consultations in advance of the 2019 budget.

Orvie Dingwall, Maxine Meadows, Selwyn Burrows, Leanne Shumka, Adbal Qeshta, Amy Spearman, Richard Thiessen and William Loewen made statements.

LeeAnn Fishback, Jim Everson, Wendy Smitka, Jason Denbow, Kevin Rebeck, David T. Barnard and Annette Trimbee made statements and answered questions.

At 10:31 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 10:45 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Michael John Peco, Max Fritz, Gerald Olin, Don Leitch, Annetta Armstrong, Andrea Robertson and Allison Field made statements and, with Perry Pellerin, Wendy Beauchesne and Kate Fennell, answered questions.

At 12:20 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:22 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Gerald Jennings and Jordyn Carlson made statements.

At 12:26 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

David Gagnon
Clerk of the Committee