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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 103
Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 3:30 p.m. to 5:23 p.m.
Hon. MaryAnn Mihychuk, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Isabelle Brideau, Analyst
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada
• Michael Fox, Co-Chair, Aboriginal Affairs Committee, President of Indigenous Community Engagement Inc.
• Lesley Williams, Director, Policy and Programs
Barreau du Québec
• Paul-Matthieu Grondin, President of the Quebec Bar
• Francis Walsh, Member, Comité sur le droit en regard des peuples autochtones
• Julien Pelletier-David, Counsel, Access to Justice
Native Women's Association of Canada
• Francyne Joe, President
• Veronica Rudyk, Policy Advisory
Canadian Friends Service Committee
• Jennifer Preston, Program Coordinator
United Steelworkers
• Pat Van Horne, Legislative Representative, National Office
As an individual
• Paul Joffe, Lawyer
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.

Michael Fox, Francyne Joe, Paul-Matthieu Grondin and Francis Walsh made statements and, with Lesley Williams, Veronica Rudyk and Julien Pelletier-David, answered questions.

At 4:31 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:36 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Jennifer Preston, Pat Van Horne and Paul Joffe made statements and answered questions.

At 5:15 p.m., by unanimous consent and pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the Committee continue to sit for five (5) minutes.

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

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee