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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 17
Friday, January 29, 2021, 1:03 p.m. to 2:14 p.m.
Miriam Burke, Clerk of the Committee

House of Commons
• Benoit Jolicoeur, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Alexandra Savoie, Analyst
• Ryan van den Berg, Analyst
Pursuant to Standing Order 106(1), the committee met for the purpose of electing a chair. Pursuant to Standing Order 106(2), the clerk of the committee presided over the election of a chair.

On motion of Michael Barrett, it was agreed, — That Chris Warkentin be elected Chair of the committee.

Chris Warkentin took the Chair.

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

It was agreed, — That, in order to complete the study into issues of a conflict of interest and lobbying, and report its findings to the House, the committee hold two final meetings to hear from the following witnesses: Marc and Craig Kielburger, for a three hour meeting, and Sofia Marquez, Victor Li and Guy Spencer Elms in another three hour meeting; and that the committee summon these witnesses should they not respond and grant the request.

At 1:22 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 1:30 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

It was agreed, — That, in relation to the study on the protection of privacy and reputation on platforms such as Pornhub, the committee invite a specialist informed in trauma for victims.

At 2:14 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Miriam Burke
Clerk of the Committee