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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 144
Thursday, February 28, 2019, 11:01 a.m. to 12:56 p.m.
Stephanie Kusie, Vice-Chair (Conservative)

Library of Parliament
• Andre Barnes, Analyst
• Michaela Keenan-Pelletier, Analyst
United Kingdom House of Commons
• David Natzler, Clerk of the House
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(a)(iii), the Committee commenced its study of parallel debating chambers.

David Natzler, by videoconference from London, United Kingdom, made a statement and answered questions.

At 11:04 a.m., Larry Bagnell took the Chair.

At 11:52 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 11:56 a.m., the sitting resumed.

House of Commons
• André Gagnon, Deputy Clerk, Procedure
• Jeremy LeBlanc, Principal Clerk, Chamber Business and Parliamentary Publications
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(a)(iii), the Committee proceeded to a briefing on the implementation of changes to the House of Commons petition system.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.


David de Burgh Graham moved, — That, in relation to the status of e-petitions at dissolution, the Committee recommend that the status quo be maintained.

After debate, the question was put on the motion and it was agreed to, by a show of hands: YEAS: 4; NAYS: 3.

At 12:56 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Andrew Lauzon
Clerk of the Committee