LANG Committee Meeting
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Minutes of Proceedings
Sara Wiebe made a statement and, with Daniel Blasioli, answered questions.
At 11:58 a.m., the sitting was suspended.
At 12:04 p.m., the sitting resumed.
Daniel Jutras made a statement and answered questions.
François Choquette moved, — That the Committee, before presenting its report to the House on the nomination of Madeleine Meilleur, invite the following people to appear in order to gain a better understanding of the appointment process for the position of Commissioner of Official Languages :
- The President of the Fédération des communautés francophones et acadiennes du Canada;
- Michel Doucet;
- The Boyden representative responsible for the selection process;
- The Deputy Minister of Canadian Heritage;
- Mathieu Bouchard;
- Gerry Butts;
- Rémi Leger;
- The Deputy Minister of Justice;
- The Chief Human Resources Officer of the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat;
- The Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet of the Privy Council Office.
At 12:50 p.m., the sitting was suspended.
At 12:51 p.m., the sitting resumed.
Linda Lapointe moved, — That the debate on the motion as moved by François Choquette be adjourned.
The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to on the following recorded division:
YEAS: René Arseneault, Linda Lapointe, Paul Lefebvre, Darrell Samson, Dan Vandal — 5;
NAYS: Sylvie Boucher, François Choquette, Bernard Généreux, John Nater — 4.
Questioning of the witness resumed.
At 1:01 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.