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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 160
Thursday, July 25, 2019, 11:01 a.m. to 12:43 p.m.
Anthony Housefather, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Lyne Casavant, Analyst
• Chloé Forget, Analyst
House of Commons
• Kenza Gamassi, Procedural Clerk
• Hon. David Lametti, P.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada
Independent Advisory Board for Supreme Court of Canada Judicial Appointments
• Right Hon. Kim Campbell, Chairperson
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the Committee commenced its study of the nomination of the Honourable Nicholas Kasirer to the Supreme Court of Canada.

Hon. David Lametti and the Right Hon. Kim Campbell made statements and answered questions.

At 12:25 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:36 p.m., the sitting resumed.


Lisa Raitt moved, — That the Committee immediately begin a study into the leak of information related to the possible appointment of Justice Glenn Joyal.

Debate arose thereon.

The question was put on the motion and it was negatived on the following recorded division:

YEAS: Michael Barrett, Gérard Deltell, Christine Moore, Lisa Raitt — 4;

NAYS: Ali Ehsassi, Mona Fortier, Colin Fraser, Iqra Khalid, Anita Vandenbeld — 5.

At 12:43 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Christine Holke
Committee Clerk