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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 9
Monday, March 21, 2022, 11:03 a.m. to 12:59 p.m.
Kody Blois, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Wassim Bouanani, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Corentin Bialais, Analyst
• Daniel Farrelly, Analyst
• Hon. Marie-Claude Bibeau, P.C., M.P., Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
• Sylvie Lapointe, Vice-President, Policy and Programs Branch
• Philippe Morel, Vice-President, Operations
Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food
• Chris Forbes, Deputy Minister
• Marie-Claude Guérard, Assistant Deputy Minister, Corporate Management Branch
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(5), the committee commenced consideration of the Supplementary Estimates (C), 2021-22: Votes 1c, 5c and 10c under Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food, referred to the committee on Saturday, February 19, 2022.

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

The Minister made a statement and answered questions.

At 12:03 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:08 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Sylvie Lapointe, Chris Forbes and Marie-Claude Guérard answered questions.

By unanimous consent, the Chair called Votes 1c, 5c and 10c under Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food.

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

ORDERED, — That the Chair report Votes 1c, 5c and 10c under Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food in the Supplementary Estimates (C) 2021-22 to the House.

At 12:59 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Emma-Leigh Boucher
Clerk of the Committee