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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 146
Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 11:03 a.m. to 2:03 p.m.
In Camera
Bryan May, Chair (Liberal)


Library of Parliament
• Elizabeth Cahill, Analyst
• Eleni Kachulis, Analyst
• Matthew Blackshaw, Research Assistant
House of Commons
• Jubilee Jackson, Procedural Clerk
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, February 27, 2019, and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, February 28, 2019, the Committee resumed its study of M-194, Precarious Employment in Canada.

The Committee commenced consideration of a draft report.

At 11:50 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 11:59 a.m., the sitting resumed in a televised session.

• Hon. Patty Hajdu, P.C., M.P., Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour
• Hon. Carla Qualtrough, P.C., M.P., Minister of Accessibility
Department of Employment and Social Development
• Graham Flack, Deputy Minister, Employment and Social Development
• Chantal Maheu, Deputy Minister, Labour
• Leslie MacLean, Senior Associate Deputy Minister of Employment and Social Development and Chief Operating Officer for Service Canada
• Mark Perlman, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Chief Financial Officer Branch
• Benoît Robidoux, Associate Deputy Minister, Employment and Social Development
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(4), the Committee commenced consideration of the Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Vote 1 under Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80 and 85 under Department of Employment and Social Development, referred to the Committee on Thursday, April 11, 2019.

The Chair called Vote 1 under Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.

The ministers made statements and, with Chantal Maheu, answered questions.

At 1:00 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 1:04 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Graham Flack, Chantal Maheu, Leslie MacLean and Benoît Robidoux answered questions.

At 2:03 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Stephanie Feldman
Clerk of the Committee