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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 13
Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 5:53 p.m. to 7:33 p.m.
Bryan May, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Miriam Burke, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Jean-Rodrigue Paré, Analyst
Department of Veterans Affairs
• Steven Harris, Assistant Deputy Minister, Service Delivery
• Mitch Freeman, Director General, Services Delivery Program Management
• Crystal Garrett-Baird, Director General, Policy and Research
Office of the Veterans Ombudsman
• Col (Ret'd) Nishika Jardine, Veterans Ombudsman
• Duane Schippers, Strategic Review and Analysis, Director and Legal Advisor
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, the committee commenced its study of the supports and services to veterans’ caregivers and families.

Steven Harris made a statement and, with Mitch Freeman and Crystal Garrett-Baird, answered questions.

Col (Ret'd) Nishika Jardine made a statement and, with Duane Schippers, answered questions.

At 7:33 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Benoit Jolicoeur
Clerk of the Committee