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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 126
Thursday, November 29, 2018, 8:46 a.m. to 10:51 a.m.
Bill Casey, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Nadia Faucher, Analyst
• Karin Phillips, Analyst
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
• C/Supt Paul Beauchesne, Serious and Organized Crime and Border Integrity
Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
• Trevor Bhupsingh, Director General, Law Enforcement and Border Strategies Directorate
• Kimberly Lavoie, Director, Drug Policy
Department of Health
• Suzy McDonald, Assistant Deputy Minister, Opioid Response Team
• Michelle Boudreau, Director General, Controlled Substances Directorate
Canadian Community Epidemiology Network on Drug Use
• Sheri Fandrey, Knowledge Exchange Lead, Addictions Foundation of Manitoba
Addictions Foundation of Manitoba
• Damon Johnston, Chair, Board of Governors
• Ginette Poulin, Medical Director
Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction
• Matthew Young, Senior Research and Policy Analyst
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Monday, April 16, 2018, the Committee commenced its study of the impacts of methamphetamine abuse in Canada.

Suzy McDonald made a statement and, with Trevor Bhupsingh, Michelle Boudreau, Paul Beauchesne and Kimberly Lavoie, answered questions.

At 10:00 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 10:03 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Damon Johnston, Ginette Poulin, Matthew Young and Sheri Fandrey, by videoconference from Winnipeg, Manitoba, made statements and answered questions.

At 10:51 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Marie-Hélène Sauvé
Clerk of the Committee