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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 9
Thursday, March 24, 2022, 11:02 a.m. to 1:04 p.m.
Francis Scarpaleggia, Chair (Liberal)

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• Natacha Kramski, Analyst
• Sarah Yakobowski, Analyst
• Hon. Steven Guilbeault, P.C., M.P., Minister of Environment and Climate Change
Department of the Environment
• Christine Hogan, Deputy Minister
• Paul Halucha, Associate Deputy Minister
• Linda Drainville, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Services and Finance Branch
• Hilary Geller, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch
• John Moffet, Assistant Deputy Minister, Environmental Protection Branch
• Douglas Nevison, Assistant Deputy Minister, Climate Change Branch
• Nicole Côté, Director General, Protected Areas, Canadian Wildlife Services
Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
• Terence Hubbard, President
• Patricia Brady, Vice-President, Strategic Policy
• Simon Brault, Vice-President, Corporate Services
Parks Canada Agency
• Andrew Campbell, Senior Vice-President, Operations
• Catherine Blanchard, Vice-President, Finance Directorate
• Christine Loth-Bown, Vice-President, Indigenous Affairs and Cultural Heritage
• Michael Nadler, Vice-President, External Relations and Visitor Experience
• Darlene Upton, Vice-President, Protected Areas Establishment and Conservation
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the committee commenced its study of subject matter of Supplementary Estimates (C), 2021-22: Votes 1c, 5c and 10c under Department of the Environment and Vote 1c under Parks Canada Agency.

The Minister made a statement and, with Christine Hogan, Paul Halucha, Linda Drainville, Terence Hubbard and Andrew Campbell, answered questions.

At 12:09 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:19 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Christine Hogan, Paul Halucha, Douglas Nevison, John Moffet, Linda Drainville, Hilary Geller, Nicole Côté, Terence Hubbard, Patricia Brady, Simon Brault, Andrew Campbell, Catherine Blanchard, Christine Loth-Bown, Michael Nadler and Darlene Upton answered questions.

At 1:04 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Alexandre Longpré
Clerk of the committee