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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 147
Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 9:00 a.m. to 10:42 a.m.
Marilyn Gladu, Vice-Chair (Conservative)


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• Sonya Norris, Analyst
Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada
• Josh Berman, Director, Research and Public Policy
• Adam Joiner, Director of Programs, Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa
Canadian School Boards Association
• Josh Watt, Representative
Physical and Health Education Canada
• Melanie Davis, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer
• Tricia Zakaria, Director, Programs and Education
Sport for Life Society
• Richard Way, Chief Executive Officer
• Andrea Carey, Director of Operations and Special Projects
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, February 27, 2019, and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, the Committee resumed its study of the level of fitness and physical activity of youth in Canada (M-206).

Josh Berman, Adam Joiner, Josh Watt, by videoconference from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Melanie Davis, Richard Way, by videoconference from Victoria, British Columbia, and Andrea Carey, by videoconference from Victoria, British Columbia, made statements and, with Tricia Zakaria, answered questions.

At 10:42 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Alexandre Jacques
Clerk of the Committee