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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 108
Thursday, September 27, 2018, 11:02 a.m. to 12:57 p.m.
Stephen Fuhr, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Martin Auger, Analyst
• Stéphanie Le Saux-Farmer, Analyst
As individuals
• Hon. LGen (Ret'd) Roméo A. Dallaire, Founder, Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative
• Shelly Whitman, Executive Director, Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, March 23, 2017, the Committee resumed its study of Canada’s contributions to international peacekeeping.

The witnesses made statements and, answered questions.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.


Cheryl Gallant moved, — That the Committee undertake a study on the application of artificial intelligence in unmanned aerial, naval, terrestrial vehicles, robotics technological development, weapons systems and Canadian Armed Forces personnel thought analysis, and that the Committee commence planning of the study during the final stages of the Canada’s Contributions to International Peacekeeping for consideration immediately thereafter.


Mark Gerretsen moved, — That the debate be now adjourned.

The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to, by a show of hands: YEAS: 6; NAYS: 3.

At 12:57 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Elizabeth Kingston
Clerk of the Committee