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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 26
Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 11:03 a.m. to 1:18 p.m.
Bob Bratina, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
Assembly of First Nations
• National Chief Perry Bellegarde
• Wilton Littlechild
• Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami
• Natan Obed, President
• Tania Monaghan, Senior Legal Advisor
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the committee resumed consideration of the subject matter of Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

It was agreed, — That, notwithstanding the routine motion governing time for opening remarks and questioning of witnesses, adopted by the committee on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, the Assembly of First Nations be allotted up to 15 minutes for their opening statement.

Perry Bellegarde made a statement and, with Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond and Wilton Littlechild, answered questions.

At 12:14 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:15 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Natan Obed made a statement and, with Tania Monaghan, answered questions.

At 1:18 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Naaman Sugrue
Clerk of the Committee