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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 74
Wednesday, September 27, 2023, 4:35 p.m. to 6:32 p.m.
Ali Ehsassi, Chair (Liberal)

• Tim Louis for Hon. Hedy Fry (Liberal)
• Yves Perron for Stéphane Bergeron (Bloc Québécois)
Library of Parliament
• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Billy Joe Siekierski, Analyst
As an individual
• Andrea Charron, Professor, University of Manitoba
• Sophie Marineau, PhD Candidate, International Relations
• Craig Martin, Professor, Law
Royal United Services Institute
• Tom Keatinge, Director, Centre for Financial Crime and Security Studies
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, the committee resumed its study of Canada’s sanctions regime.

Andrea Charron, Sophie Marineau and Craig Martin made statements and answered questions.

At 5:59 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 6:02 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

The committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to committee business.

It was agreed, — That the proposed budget in the amount of $ 7,700 for the Subcommittee on International Human Rights, for the study of the situation of the Hazaras in Afghanistan, be adopted.

It was agreed, — That the committee host an informal meeting with United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on Monday, October 16, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (ET).

It was agreed, — That the committee invite the Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine and officials from the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development and the Department of National Defence to provide a briefing on the situation in Ukraine on Wednesday, October 4, 2023.

At 6:32 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the committee