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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 3
Wednesday, March 9, 2016, 3:55 p.m. to 5:38 p.m.
In Camera
Bryan May, Chair (Liberal)

• Rodger Cuzner (Liberal)
• Terry Duguid (Liberal)
• Stéphane Lauzon (Liberal)
Library of Parliament
• Dominique Fleury, Analyst
• Caroline Quesnel, Analyst
The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

At 4:10 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:12 p.m., the sitting resumed in public.

Department of Employment and Social Development
• Nancy Amyot, Policy Advisor, Office of the Commissioner for Workers, Canada Employment Insurance Commission
• Mary-Lou Donnelly, Commissioner for Workers, Canada Employment Insurance Commission
C.D. Howe Institute
• Colin Busby, Associate Director, Research
Canadian Federation of Independent Business
• Daniel Kelly, President and Chief Executive Officer
As an individual
• David Gray, Professor of Economics, University of Ottawa
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Wednesday, Fevruary 24, 2016, the Committee commenced its study of the Impact of Recent Changes to Employment Insurance and of Access to the Program.

Mary-Lou Donnelly made a statement and, with Nancy Amyot, answered questions.

At 4:44 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:46 p.m., the sitting resumed.

David Gray, Colin Busby and Daniel Kelly made statements and answered questions.

At 5:38 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Committee Clerk