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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 34
Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 11:32 a.m. to 1:04 p.m.
Anthony Housefather, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Lyne Casavant, Analyst
• Julia Nicol, Analyst
• Hon. James S. Cowan, Senator
• Robert Oliphant, M.P., Don Valley West
Canadian Human Rights Commission
• Marcella Daye, Senior Policy Advisor, Human Rights Promotion Branch
• Fiona Keith, Counsel, Human Rights Protection Branch
• Marie-Claude Landry, Chief Commissioner
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, October 26, 2016, the Committee commenced consideration of Bill S-201, An Act to prohibit and prevent genetic discrimination.

Robert Oliphant, Hon. James S. Cowan and Marie-Claude Landry made statements and, with Fiona Keith and Marcella Daye, answered questions.

At 1:04 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee