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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 34
Tuesday, November 1, 2022, 3:30 p.m. to 5:38 p.m.
Francis Scarpaleggia, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Robert Mason, Analyst
• Sarah Yakobowski, Analyst
• Elizabeth May, M.P., Saanich—Gulf Islands
As an individual
• Ellen Gabriel, Onkwehón:we Rights Activist
• Ellis Ross, Member of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Skeena
• Lenore Zann, Former Member of Parliament, House of Commons and Former Member, Nova Scotia Legislative Assembly
Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment
• Dr. Jane E. McArthur, Director, Toxics Program
Pursuant to the order of reference of Wednesday, June 22, 2022, the committee commenced consideration of Bill C-226, An Act respecting the development of a national strategy to assess, prevent and address environmental racism and to advance environmental justice.

Elizabeth May and Jane E. McArthur made statements and answered questions.

At 4:34 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:38 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Lenore Zann, Ellis Ross and Ellen Gabriel made statements and answered questions.

At 5:38 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Aimée Belmore
Committee clerk