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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 112
Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 8:48 a.m. to 10:49 a.m.
Bryan May, Chair (Liberal)


Library of Parliament
• Elizabeth Cahill, Analyst
• Mayra Perez-Leclerc, Analyst
• Hon. Carla Qualtrough, P.C., M.P., Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Accessibility
Department of Employment and Social Development
• Benoît Gendron, Director, Accessibility Secretariat
• Erik Lapalme, Senior Policy Analyst, Accessibility Secretariat
• James Van Raalte, Director General, Accessibility Secretariat
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, September 26, 2018, the Committee commenced consideration of Bill C-81, An Act to ensure a barrier-free Canada.

The Minister made a statement and, with James Van Raalte, answered questions.

At 9:47 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:50 a.m., the sitting resumed.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.

At 10:49 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Stephanie Feldman
Clerk of the Committee