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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 147
Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 8:48 a.m. to 10:52 a.m.
Anthony Housefather, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Ariane Gagné-Frégeau, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Lyne Casavant, Analyst
As an individual
• Kristopher Wells, Associate Professor, MacEwan University
AIDS Committee of Ottawa
• Khaled Salam, Executive Director
BC Centre for Disease Control
• Mark Tyndall, Lead of Research and Evaluation
• Andrew Brett, Director, Communications
• Sean Hosein, Science and Medicine Editor
HIV Edmonton
• Shelley Williams, Executive Director
Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development
• Robin Montgomery, Executive Director
Women's Legal Education and Action Fund
• Karen Segal, Staff Counsel
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, June 8, 2017, the Committee resumed its study of criminalization of non-disclosure of HIV status.

Andrew Brett, Sean Hosein and Karen Segal, all by videoconference from Toronto, Ontario, Khaled Salam and Robin Montgomery made statements and answered questions.

At 9:52 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:57 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Mark Tyndall, by videoconference from Vancouver, British Columbia, Kristopher Wells and Shelley Williams made statements and answered questions.

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

It was agreed, — That any members with comments about the Committee’s calendar or the draft letters to Facebook, Alphabet, Twitter and Reddit regarding the study of online hate send their feedback to the Clerk and the Chair no later than Wednesday, May 8, 2019.

At 10:52 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Marc-Olivier Girard
Clerk of the Committee