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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 4
Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 11:05 a.m. to 12:55 p.m.
Video recorded session
Robert Oliphant, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Tanya Dupuis, Analyst
• Holly Porteous, Analyst
Parole Board of Canada
• Harvey Cenaiko, Chairperson
Canadian Security Intelligence Service
• Michel Coulombe, Director
Correctional Service of Canada
• Don Head, Commissioner
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
• Bob Paulson, Commissioner
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the Committee proceeded to a briefing from the Department.

Bob Paulson and Michel Coulombe made statements and answered questions.

At 11:53 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

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

Don Head and Harvey Cenaiko made statements and answered questions.

At 12:17 p.m., Larry Miller took the Chair.

At 12:21 p.m., Rob Oliphant took the Chair.

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


Erin O'Toole moved, — That the Committee undertake a study of no fewer than six meetings on the phenomenon of the radicalization of refugees, permanent residents and Canadians within Canada; that the committee call witnesses that are community organization leaders, academics and official experts to speak on the threat of radicalization and counter-radicalization strategies; that the committee travel to visit one anti-radicalization centre; that the committee make recommendations; and that the committee report its findings to the House.


Marco Mendicino 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: 5; NAYS: 4.

At 12:55 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Jean-Marie David
Clerk of the Committee