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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 85
Thursday, November 30, 2023, 8:14 a.m. to 10:18 a.m.
Kody Blois, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Corentin Bialais, Analyst
• Daniel Farrelly, Analyst
• Hon. Lawrence MacAulay, P.C., M.P., Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
• Dr. Harpreet S. Kochhar, President
• Dr. Mary Jane Ireland, Executive Director, Animal Health Directorate, Chief Veterinary Officer for Canada
Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food
• Stefanie Beck, Deputy Minister
• Marie-Claude Guérard, Assistant Deputy Minister, Corporate Management Branch
• Tom Rosser, Assistant Deputy Minister, Market and Industry Services Branch
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(5), the committee commenced consideration of the Supplementary Estimates (B), 2023-24: Votes 1b, 5b and 10b under Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food, referred to the committee on Thursday, November 9, 2023.

The Chair called Vote 1b under Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food.

The Minister made a statement and answered questions.

At 9:19 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:23 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Harpreet S. Kochhar, Stefanie Beck, Marie-Claude Guérard and Tom Rosser answered questions.

By unanimous consent, the Chair called Votes 5b and 10b under Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food.

Votes 1b, 5b and 10b under Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food carried on division.

ORDERED, — That the Chair report Votes 1b, 5b and 10b under Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food to the House.

At 10:18 a.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Stéphanie De Rome
Clerk of the committee