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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 67
Thursday, October 19, 2017, 3:31 p.m. to 5:23 p.m.
Bryan May, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Elizabeth Cahill, Analyst
• Mayra Perez-Leclerc, Analyst
As individuals
• Dr. Margaret M. Cottle, Palliative Care Physician
• Alison Phinney, Professor, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
• Pat Armstrong, Research Associate
National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly
• Raza M. Mirza, Network Manager
Réseau FADOQ
• Danis Prud'homme, Chief Executive Officer
• Caroline Bouchard, Advisor, Public Affairs
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, May 4, 2017, the Committee resumed its study of advancing inclusion and quality of life for Canadian seniors.

Alison Phinney, by videoconference from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Pat Armstrong, Raza M. Mirza, Danis Prud'homme and Dr. Margaret M. Cottle, by teleconference from Vancouver, British Columbia made statements and answered questions.

At 5:08 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:10 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That, subject to a bill on the topic of accessibility being referred to the committee, travel to various Canadian cities be requested for the month of March 2018.

At 5:23 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Stephanie Feldman
Clerk of the Committee