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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 115
Thursday, June 14, 2018, 3:32 p.m. to 4:44 p.m.
Hon. MaryAnn Mihychuk, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Isabelle Brideau, Analyst
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
Loon River First Nation
• Holly Best, Home Care Coordinator, Kee Tas Kee Now Tribal Council
• Kirsten Sware, Director of Health, Kee Tas Kee Now Tribal Council
• Beverly Ward, Director, Health and Social Services
Association of Registered Nurses of British Columbia
• Tania Dick, President
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, February 1, 2018, the Committee resumed its study of long-term care on reserve.

Beverly Ward, Kirsten Sware and Holly Best, by videoconference from Red Earth Creek, Alberta, and Tania Dick, by videoconference from Vancouver, British Columbia, made statements and answered questions.

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

At 4:32 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

It was agreed, — That the Committee extend the study of long term care on reserve into the Fall, and that the Clerk of the Committee, in consultation with the Chair, prepare a preliminary submission for travel to hospitals and long term care facilities in Mohawk Nation at Akwesasne and in Kitigan Zibi Community in support of the study, to be submitted to the Subcommittee on Budgets of the Liaison Committee at the earliest opportunity.

It was agreed, — That the Committee invite the Auditor General of Canada to appear regarding the Spring 2018 Reports.

At 4:44 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee