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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 11
Thursday, April 23, 2020, 11:01 a.m. to 2:11 p.m.
Ruby Sahota, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Andre Barnes, Analyst
House of Commons
• Christine Holke, Procedural Clerk
House of Commons
• Michel Patrice, Deputy Clerk, Administration
• Pierre Parent, Chief Human Resources Officer
• Mélanie Leclair, Director, Employee Relations
Public Health Agency of Canada
• Dr. Barbara Raymond, Executive Medical Advisor, Vice-President’s Office, Infectious Disease Prevention and Control Branch
As an individual
• Marc Bosc, Former Acting Clerk of the House of Commons
• Emmett Macfarlane, Associate Professor, University of Waterloo
• Hon. Peter Milliken, Former Speaker of the House of Commons
• Benoît Pelletier, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa
Institute of Parliamentary and Political Law
• Gregory Tardi, Executive Director
Pursuant to the order of reference of Saturday, April 11, 2020, the committee resumed its study of parliamentary duties and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Michel Patrice and Barbara Raymond made statements and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

By unanimous consent, it was agreed, — That Elizabeth May be allowed to question the witnesses.

At 12:22 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:30 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Marc Bosc, Emmett Macfarlane, Peter Milliken, Benoît Pelletier and Gregory Tardi made statements and answered questions.

At 2:11 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Justin Vaive
Clerk of the Committee