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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 100
Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 4:02 p.m. to 5:32 p.m.
Hon. MaryAnn Mihychuk, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Isabelle Brideau, Analyst
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
Assembly of First Nations
• Perry Bellegarde, National Chief
• Jed Johns, Special Advisor
• Jennifer Preston, Consultant
Amnesty International Canada
• Craig Benjamin, Campaigner, Indigenous Rights
First Nations Summit
• Edward John, Political Executive Member
Canadian Human Rights Commission
• Marie-Claude Landry, Chief Commissioner
• Valerie Phillips, Director and General Counsel
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, February 7, 2018, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-262, An Act to ensure that the laws of Canada are in harmony with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

Perry Bellegarde made a statement and, with Jennifer Preston and Jed Johns, answered questions.

At 4:36 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:40 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Edward John, Craig Benjamin, Marie-Claude Landry and Valerie Phillips made statements and answered questions.

At 5:32 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee