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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 25
Thursday, October 20, 2016, 8:48 a.m. to 10:34 a.m.
Bill Casey, Chair (Liberal)

• Dean Allison for Rachael Harder (Conservative)
• Hon. Hedy Fry for Sonia Sidhu (Liberal)
• Jenny Kwan for Don Davies (NDP)
Library of Parliament
• Karin Phillips, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
British Columbia Centre on Substance Use
• Evan Wood, Professor of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Interim Director, British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
Méta d'Âme
• Guy-Pierre Lévesque, Director and Founder
Recovery Ottawa
• Mark Ujjainwalla, Medical Director
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on September 22, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of the Opioid Crisis in Canada.

Evan Wood, Guy-Pierre Lévesque and Mark Ujjainwalla made statements and answered questions.

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

At 10:34 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

David Gagnon
Clerk of the Committee