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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 26
Thursday, April 15, 2021, 3:37 p.m. to 5:40 p.m.
Sean Casey, Chair (Liberal)

• Anju Dhillon for Ryan Turnbull (Liberal)
• Tracy Gray for Brad Vis (Conservative)
• Brad Redekopp for Brad Vis (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Eleni Kachulis, Analyst
• Mayra Perez-Leclerc, Analyst
• Hon. Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion
Department of Employment and Social Development
• Graham Flack, Deputy Minister, Employment and Social Development
• Cliff C. Groen, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Benefits and Integrated Services Branch, Service Canada
• Lori MacDonald, Senior Associate Deputy Minister, Employment and Social Development and Chief Operating Officer for Service Canada
• Elisha Ram, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Skills and Employment Branch
Canadian Chamber of Commerce
• Leah Nord, Senior Director, Workforce Strategies and Inclusive Growth
Canadian Federation of Independent Business
• Corinne Pohlmann, Senior Vice-President, National Affairs and Partnerships
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Wednesday, October 28, 2020, the committee resumed its study of review of the employment insurance program.

The Minister made a statement and, with Graham Flack and Cliff C. Groen, answered questions.

At 3:53 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:00 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Questioning of the witnesses resumed.

At 4:48 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:05 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Corrine Pohlmann made a statement and answered questions.

Leah Nord made a statement.

At 5:40 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the Committee