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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 7
Thursday, April 14, 2016, 8:47 a.m. to 10:41 a.m.
Stephen Fuhr, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Martin Auger, Analyst
• James Lee, Analyst
Department of National Defence
• BGen Todd Balfe, Director General, Air Readiness, Royal Canadian Air Force
• LGen Michael Hood, Commander, Royal Canadian Air Force
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, February 25, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of Canada and the Defence of North America.

Lieutenant-General Michael Hood made a statement and, with Brigadier-General Todd Balfe, answered questions.

At 10:32 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 10:37 a.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

It was agreed, — That, in relation to the study of Canada and the Defence of North America, the Clerk of the Committee be authorized to purchase an appropriate gift to be presented to the Commander of NORAD and USNORTHCOM and to the Deputy Commander of NORAD during the Committee’s travel to Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States, between May 1 and May 4, 2016.

It was agreed, — That the Committee do now adjourn.

At 10:41 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Philippe Grenier-Michaud
Clerk of the Committee