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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 23
Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 11:00 a.m. to 1:07 p.m.
Ruby Sahota, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Andre Barnes, Analyst
• Laurence Brosseau, Analyst
• Hon. Pablo Rodriguez, P.C., M.P., Leader of the Government in the House of Commons
Privy Council Office
• Allen Sutherland, Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet, Office of the Deputy Secretary to Cabinet (Governance)
• Donald Booth, Director of Strategic Policy and Canadian Secretary to the Queen, Machinery of Government
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(a)(iii) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, November 5, 2020, the committee resumed its study of the government’s reasons for proroguing Parliament in August 2020.

Hon. Pablo Rodriguez made a statement and answered questions.

Allen Sutherland made a statement and, with Donald Booth, answered questions.

At 1:07 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Justin Vaive
Clerk of the Committee