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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 11
Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 11:06 a.m. to 1:14 p.m.
Bob Bratina, Chair (Liberal)

• Pam Damoff for Lenore Zann (Liberal)
• Kevin Waugh for Cathy McLeod (Conservative)
• Kevin Waugh for Gary Vidal (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food
• John Fox, Director General, Innovation Programs Directorate, Programs Branch
• Matt Parry, Director General, Policy Development and Analysis Directorate, Strategic Policy Branch
Government of Yukon
• Hon. Ranj Pillai, Minister of Energy, Mines and Resources
Government of the Northwest Territories
• Tracy St. Denis, Assistant Deputy Minister, Economic Development Industry, Tourism and Investment
Department of Indigenous Services
• Mary Trifonopoulos, Senior Manager, Healthy Living, Population Health and Wellness Division, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch
Government of Nunavut
• Lindsay Turner, Director, Poverty Reduction Division, Department of Family Services
Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs
• Wayne Walsh, Director General, Northern Strategic Policy Branch
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, November 26, 2020, the committee commenced its study of food security in northern communities.

Matt Parry and Wayne Walsh made statements and, with John Fox and Mary Trifonopoulos, answered questions.

At 12:03 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:06 p.m., the sitting resumed.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.

It was agreed, — That the committee continue to sit past 1: 00 p.m. under rules for reduced quorum.

The witnesses answered questions.

At 1:14 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Naaman Sugrue
Clerk of the Committee