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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 15
Friday, February 19, 2021, 2:48 p.m. to 5:03 p.m.
Karen McCrimmon, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Leif-Erik Aune, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Marie Dumont, Analyst
• Anne-Marie Therrien-Tremblay, Analyst
• Hon. Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence
Department of National Defence
• Jody Thomas, Deputy Minister
• RAdm Geneviève Bernatchez, Judge Advocate General, Canadian Armed Forces
Privy Council Office
• Christyne Tremblay, Deputy Clerk
• Janine Sherman, Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet, Senior Personnel and Public Service Renewal
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, February 9, 2021, the committee resumed its study of addressing sexual misconduct issues in the Canadian Armed Forces, including the allegations against former chief of the defence staff Jonathan Vance.

The Minister made a statement and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

At 3:54 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:02 p.m., the sitting resumed.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.

At 5:03 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Wassim Bouanani
Clerk of the Committee