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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 40
Tuesday, December 13, 2016, 11:04 a.m. to 12:37 p.m.
Anthony Housefather, Chair (Liberal)

• Bill Blair (Liberal)
• Sean Casey (Liberal)
Library of Parliament
• Lyne Casavant, Analyst
• Julia Nicol, Analyst
Canadian Bar Association
• Doug Ferguson, Member, Access to Justice Committee
• Kerri Froc, Lawyer, Legislation and Law Reform
Canadian Council of Criminal Defence Lawyers
• Richard Fowler, Representative, British Columbia
Metro Toronto Chinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic
• Avvy Yao-Yao Go, Clinic Director
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of the Access to the Justice System.

Kerri Froc, Doug Ferguson, Richard Fowler and Avvy Yao-Yao Go made statements and answered questions.

At 12:37 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee