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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 53
Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 3:55 p.m. to 5:28 p.m.
Video recorded session
Anthony Housefather, Chair (Liberal)

• Sylvie Boucher for Hon. Rob Nicholson (Conservative)
• Sean Fraser for Colin Fraser (Liberal)
Library of Parliament
• Lyne Casavant, Analyst
• Julia Nicol, Analyst
Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms
• Jay Cameron, Barrister and Solicitor
As an individual
• Anthony N. Doob, Professor, University of Toronto
• Nancy Irving, Barrister and Solicitor
• Cheryl Webster, Associate Professor, University of Ottawa
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, March 8, 2017, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill S-217, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (detention in custody).

Cheryl Webster, Anthony N. Doob, Nancy Irving and Jay Cameron made statements and answered questions.

At 5:28 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee