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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 40
Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 4:30 p.m. to 6:37 p.m.
Robert Oliphant, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Tanya Dupuis, Analyst
• Dominique Valiquet, Analyst
• Hon. Bardish Chagger, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons
• Hon. Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
• Malcolm Brown, Deputy Minister, Public Safety
• John Davies, Director General, National Security Policy
Canadian Security Intelligence Service
• Michel Coulombe, Director
Canada Border Services Agency
• Linda Lizotte-MacPherson, President
Privy Council Office
• Ian McCowan, Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet, Legislation and House Planning and Machinery of Government
• Heather Sheehy, Director of Operations, Machinery of Government
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
• Bob Paulson, Commissioner
Communications Security Establishment
• Dominic Rochon, Deputy Chief, Policy and Communications
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Tuesday, October 4, 2016, the Committee commenced consideration of Bill C-22, An Act to establish the National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians and to make consequential amendments to certain Acts.

The Ministers made statements and, with Ian McCowan, answered questions.

At 5:35 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:38 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Malcolm Brown, Ian McCowan, Bob Paulson, Michel Coulombe, Linda Lizotte-MacPherson, and Dominic Rochon answered questions.

At 5:55 p.m., Larry Miller took the Chair.

At 5:58 p.m., Robert Oliphant took the Chair.

At 6:37 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Jean-Marie David
Clerk of the Committee