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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 69
Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 6:00 p.m. to 8:06 p.m.
Bill Casey, Chair (Liberal)

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• Karin Phillips, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
• Hon. Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health
• Hon. Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice
• Hon. Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Department of Health
• Jacqueline Bogden, Assistant Deputy Minister, Cannabis Legalization and Regulation Branch
Department of Justice
• Carole Morency, Director General and Senior General Counsel, Criminal Law Policy Section, Policy Sector
Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
• Trevor Bhupsingh, Director General, Law Enforcement and Border Strategies Directorate
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Thursday, June 8, 2017, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-45, An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts.

The Minister of Justice, the Minister of Health and the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, made statements and, with Jacqueline Bogden, answered questions.

At 8:06 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

David Gagnon
Clerk of the Committee