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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 145
Thursday, May 16, 2019, 3:47 p.m. to 5:29 p.m.
Marilyn Gladu, Vice-Chair (Conservative)

Library of Parliament
• Karin Phillips, Analyst
Canadian Nurses Association
• Josette Roussel, Program Lead, Nursing Practice and Policy
• Isabelle St-Pierre, Registered Nurse
Concerned Ontario Doctors
• Dr. Kulvinder Gill, President
Fédération interprofessionnelle de la santé du Québec
• Linda Lapointe, Vice-President
• Laurier Ouellet, President, Syndicat des professionnelles en soins de Chaudière-Appalaches
The Ottawa Hospital
• Thomas Hayes, Director, Safety, Security, Parking and Staff Health, Human Resources
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, the Committee resumed its study of violence faced by health care workers in hospitals, long-term care facilities and in home care settings.

Josette Roussel and Kulvinder Gill made statements.

At 4:07 p.m., Bill Casey took the Chair.

Thomas Hayes, Linda Lapointe, by videoconference from Québec, Quebec, and Laurier Ouellet, by videoconference from Québec, Quebec, made statements and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

At 5:25 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:27 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That a proposed budget in the amount of $11,050, for the study of the level of fitness and physical activity of youth in Canada, be adopted.

It was agreed, — That the work plan prepared by the analysts for the study of forced sterilization of women in Canada be adopted.

At 5:29 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Alexandre Jacques
Clerk of the Committee