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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 31
Thursday, November 17, 2016, 8:46 a.m. to 10:10 a.m.
Bill Casey, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Karin Phillips, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
Alzheimer's Disease International
• Dale Goldhawk, Vice Chairman
Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians
• David J. Henderson, President
Council of Senior Citizens Organizations of British Columbia (COSCO)
• Kathleen Jamieson, Chairperson, COSCO Health Committee
• Sheila Pither, Treasurer
As an individual
• Mimi Lowi-Young, Former Chief Executive Officer of the Alzheimer Society of Canada and Health Care Executive
• Tanya Levesque, Caregiver
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, June 8, 2016, the Committee commenced consideration of Bill C-233, An Act respecting a national strategy for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

Kathleen Jamieson and Sheila Pither by videoconference from Vancouver, British Columbia, and Dale Goldhawk, David J. Henderson, Mimi Lowi-Young and Tanya Levesque made statements and answered questions.

At 9:43 a.m., Len Webber took the Chair.

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

David Gagnon
Clerk of the Committee