JUST Committee Meeting
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Minutes of Proceedings
Janine Benedet, Jennifer Koshan and Genevieve Isshak made statements and answered questions.
At 12:07 p.m., the sitting was suspended.
At 12:14 p.m., the sitting resumed.
Heidi Illingworth, Andrea Silverstone and Carmen Gill made statements and answered questions.
It was agreed, — That, in relation to the study on controlling or coercive conduct within intimate relationships, briefs be accepted until Sunday, February 28, 2021, at 12 p.m. (ET).
It was agreed, — That, in relation to the upcoming study on how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the justice system, the parties be invited to prepare their lists of suggested witnesses and submit them to the clerk no later than Tuesday, February 16, 2021, provided that the Liberal Party and the Conservative Party each be granted the right to put forward eight witnesses, and that the Bloc Québécois and the New Democratic Party be permitted to suggest three each.
At 1:17 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.