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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 5
Wednesday, July 8, 2020, 10:38 a.m. to 12:02 p.m.
Karen Vecchio, Chair (Conservative)

• Nelly Shin for Hon. Alice Wong (Conservative)
House of Commons
• Christine Holke, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Clare Annett, Analyst
• Dominique Montpetit, Analyst
• Hon. Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development
• Hon. Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion
Department for Women and Gender Equality
• Guylaine F. Roy, Deputy Minister
• Nancy Gardiner, Assistant Deputy Minister
Department of Employment and Social Development
• Catherine Adam, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic and Service Policy Branch
• Andrew Brown, Director General, Employment Insurance Policy, Skills and Employment Branch
• Philippe Massé, Director General, Temporary Foreign Worker Program, Skills and Employment Branch
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, the committee resumed its study of the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on women.

Minister Maryam Monsef, by videoconference from Ottawa, Ontario, and minister Carla Qualtrough, by teleconference from Ottawa, Ontario, made statements and answered questions.

At 12:02 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Stephanie Bond
Clerk of the Committee