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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 34
Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 3:51 p.m. to 5:49 p.m.
Sven Spengemann, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Nadia Faucher, Analyst
• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Billy Joe Siekierski, Analyst
As an individual
• Jean-Christophe Boucher, Assistant Professor, University of Calgary
• Pierre Jolicoeur, Professor, Department of Political Science, Royal Military College of Canada
• James Fergusson, Professor, Centre for Defence and Security Studies, Department of Political Studies, University of Manitoba
National Assembly of the French Republic
• Jacques Maire, Member
BCF Business Law
• Dominique Babin, Lawyer and Partner
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, October 29, 2020, the committee resumed its study of the granting of arms export permits, with a particular focus on permits granted for exports to Turkey.

Jean-Christophe Boucher, Pierre Jolicoeur, and Jacques Maire made statements and answered questions.

At 4:40 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:45 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Dominique Babin and James Fergusson made statements and answered questions.

At 5:25 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:30 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

The committee proceeded to give drafting instructions to the analysts for a draft report.

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

It was agreed, — That sections containing personal information about an individual who did not appear as a witness be struck from the public record of the committee's meeting of May 6, 2021, including the evidence and the video recording.

At 5:49 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Erica Pereira
Clerk of the Committee