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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 54
Thursday, April 6, 2017, 1:03 p.m. to 2:02 p.m.
Michael Levitt, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Alexandra Smith, Analyst
Montreal West
• Maria Margarita Torres, Councillor
National Assembly of Venezuela
• Orlando Viera-Blanco, External Advisor, Committee on Foreign Affairs and Sovereignty
Pursuant to the motion adopted by the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development on Thursday, February 4, 2016, the Subcommittee proceeded to a briefing on the human rights situation in Venezuela.

Maria Margarita Torres and Orlando Viera-Blanco made statements and answered questions.

It was agreed, — That the news release on the human rights situation in Venezuela be published.

At 2:02 p.m., the Subcommittee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

William Stephenson
Committee Clerk