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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 116
Thursday, June 14, 2018, 1:05 p.m. to 1:53 p.m.
In Camera
Michael Levitt, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Karine Azoulay, Analyst
• Alexandra Smith, Analyst
The Subcommittee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Subcommittee business.

It was agreed, — That the Committee publish a press release on Human Rights Situation in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

It was agreed, — That a proposed budget in the amount of $6,900.00, for a study on the Human Rights Situation in Venezuela be adopted.

Pursuant to an Order of Reference from the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, and the motion adopted by the Subcommittee on Thursday, May 18, 2017, the Subcommittee resumed its study of child labour and modern slavery.

It was agreed, — That the draft report be adopted.

It was agreed, — That the report be entitled: "A Call to Action: Ending the Use of All Forms of Child Labour in Supply Chains".

It was agreed, — That the Chair, Clerk and analysts be authorized to make such grammatical and editorial changes as may be necessary without changing the substance of the report.

ORDERED, — That the Chair present the report to the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development.

It was agreed, — That the Clerk of the Subcommittee, in consultation with the Chair, issue a news release for publication on the Committee’s website and for distribution upon presentation of the report to the House.

At 1:53 p.m., the Subcommittee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Naaman Sugrue
Clerk of the Subcommittee