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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 18
Thursday, February 25, 2021, 6:33 p.m. to 8:34 p.m.
Hon. Geoff Regan, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Brendan Naef, Analyst
• Holly Porteous, Analyst
• Hon. Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Communications Security Establishment
• Shelly Bruce, Chief
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
• Brenda Lucki, Commissioner
Canada Border Services Agency
• John Ossowski, President
Public Safety Canada
• Rob Stewart, Deputy Minister
Canadian Security Intelligence Service
• David Vigneault, Director
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, September 23, 2020, the committee resumed its study of Canada-China relations.

The Minister made a statement and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

The committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to committee business.


Garnett Genuis moved, — That the Third report of the Subcommittee on agenda and procedure as well as the work plan regarding the national security dimensions of the Canada-China relationship be adopted.

Debate arose thereon.


Stéphane Bergeron moved, — That the motion be amended by adding, after the word “relationship”, the following: “, including the addition to the work plan of Mr. Michel Juneau-Katsuya and Mr. Ting-Shen Lin as witnesses for the second hour of meeting No. 10,”.


Peter Fragiskatos moved, — That the committee do now adjourn.

The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to on the following recorded division:

YEAS: Stéphane Bergeron, Emmanuel Dubourg, Peter Fragiskatos, Jack Harris, Joël Lightbound, Jean Yip, Lenore Zann — 7;

NAYS: Michael D. Chong, Garnett Genuis, Pierre Paul-Hus, John Williamson — 4.

At 8:34 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Marie-France Lafleur
Clerk of the Committee