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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 102
Monday, April 23, 2018, 3:32 p.m. to 5:32 p.m.
Hon. MaryAnn Mihychuk, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Isabelle Brideau, Analyst
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
As individuals
• Sheryl Lightfoot, Canada Research Chair in Global Indigenous Rights and Politics, University of British Columbia
• Thomas Isaac, Partner, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
• Merrell-Ann Phare, Centre for Indigenous Environmental Resources and the Phare Law Corporation
National Indigenous Economic Development Board
• Sharon Stinson Henry, Member
4Rs Youth Movement
• Jessica Bolduc, Executive Director
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.

Merrell-Ann Phare and Thomas Isaac made statements and answered questions.

At 4:29 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:34 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Sheryl Lightfoot, Sharon Stinson Henry and Jessica Bolduc 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