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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 33
Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 3:01 p.m. to 7:04 p.m.
Hon. Wayne Easter, Chair (Liberal)

• Raquel Dancho for Marty Morantz (Conservative)
• Rachael Harder for Michael Cooper (Conservative)
• Jag Sahota for James Cumming (Conservative)
• Karen Vecchio for Michael Cooper (Conservative)
• Alexis Brunelle-Duceppe (Bloc Québécois)
• Elizabeth May (Green Party)
• Sameer Zuberi (Liberal)
House of Commons
• Christine Lafrance, Procedural Clerk
• Alexandre Roger, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Brett Capwell, Analyst
• Sylvain Fleury, Analyst
Association des camps du Québec
• Steven Grenier, President
Chicken Farmers of Canada
• Benoît Fontaine, President
• Michael Laliberté, Executive Director
Doctors Without Borders
• Joe Belliveau, Executive Director
• Jason Nickerson, Humanitarian Affairs Advisor
Friends of Canadian Broadcasting
• Daniel Bernhard, Executive Director
Precision Drilling Corporation
• Kevin Neveu, President and Chief Executive Officer
Ottawa Special Events
• Michael Wood, Partner
Western University
• Alan Shepard, President and Vice-Chancellor
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
• Katherine Scott, Senior Researcher
Donwood Manor Personal Care Home
• Nina Labun, Chief Executive Officer
London Abused Women's Centre
• Megan Walker, Executive Director
• Vicki Saunders, Founder
Shield of Athena Family Services
• Melpa Kamateros, Executive Director
Pursuant to the orders of reference of Tuesday, March 24, Saturday, April 11, and Tuesday, May 26, 2020, the committee resumed its study of the Government’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Steven Grenier, Benoît Fontaine, Joe Belliveau, Daniel Bernhard, Kevin Neveu, Michael Wood and Alan Shepard made statements, and with Michael Laliberté and Jason Nickerson, answered questions.

At 5:01 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:07 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Katherine Scott, Nina Labun, Megan Walker, Vicki Saunders and Melpa Kamateros on the panel on the impact on women, made statements and answered questions.

At 7:04 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

David Gagnon
Clerk of the Committee