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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 32
Thursday, May 6, 2021, 11:06 a.m. to 1:11 p.m.
Bob Bratina, Chair (Liberal)

• Scott Aitchison for Eric Melillo (Conservative)
• Pam Damoff for Gary Anandasangaree (Liberal)
• Scot Davidson for Eric Melillo (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
Department of Indigenous Services
• Christopher Duschenes, Director General, Economic Policy Development, Lands and Economic Development
• Stephen Traynor, Director General, Lands and Environmental Management Branch
Department of Justice
• Margaret McIntosh, General Counsel, Aboriginal Law Centre, Aboriginal Affairs Portfolio
• Jacques Talbot, Senior Counsel, Legal Services, Public Safety Canada
• Stephen Harapiak, Legal Counsel, Legal Services
• Andrew Ouchterlony, Legal Counsel, Legal Services
Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
• Douglas May, Acting Director General, Programs Directorate, Emergency Management Programs
• Julie Mugford, Senior Director, Corrections and Criminal Justice Directorate, Aboriginal Policing Policy Directorate
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
• Jeff Richstone, Director General and Senior General Counsel
• Marke Kilkie, General Counsel
First Nations Chiefs of Police Association
• Chief Keith Blake, Vice-President, West
K'ómoks First Nation
• Chief Nicole Rempel
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, April 29, 2021, the committee resumed its study of enforcement on First Nations reserves.

Margaret McIntosh, Julie Mugford, Jeff Richstone, Marke Kilkie and Stephen Traynor made statements and, with Stephen Harapiak, Jacques Talbot and Douglas May, answered questions.

At 12:11 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

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

Nicole Rempel and Keith Blake made statements and answered questions.

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

It was agreed, — That a proposed budget in the amount of $3,750, for the study of enforcement on First Nations reserves, be adopted.

It was agreed, — That a proposed budget in the amount of $3,750, for the study of sex trafficking of Indigenous peoples, be adopted.

At 1:11 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Naaman Sugrue
Clerk of the Committee