Skip to main content
Start of content

LANG Committee Meeting

Notices of Meeting include information about the subject matter to be examined by the committee and date, time and place of the meeting, as well as a list of any witnesses scheduled to appear. The Evidence is the edited and revised transcript of what is said before a committee. The Minutes of Proceedings are the official record of the business conducted by the committee at a sitting.

For an advanced search, use Publication Search tool.

If you have any questions or comments regarding the accessibility of this publication, please contact us at

Previous day publication Next day publication

Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 135
Thursday, February 28, 2019, 11:06 a.m. to 1:01 p.m.
Hon. Denis Paradis, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Lucie Lecomte, Analyst
• Laura Blackmore, Research Assistant
As individuals
• Pierre Foucher, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa
• François J. Larocque, Professor, Faculty of Law, Common Law Section, University of Ottawa
• Benoît Pelletier, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(f) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, October 2, 2018, the Committee resumed its study of the modernization of the Official Languages Act.

Pierre Foucher and Benoît Pelletier made statements and answered questions.

At 11:58 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:10 p.m., the sitting resumed.

At 12:30 p.m., Alupa A. Clarke took the Chair.

François J. Larocque, by videoconference from Montpellier, France, made a statement and answered questions.

At 1:01 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Christine Holke
Clerk of the Committee