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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 62
Thursday, April 27, 2023, 3:35 p.m. to 5:03 p.m.
In Camera
Karen Vecchio, Chair (Conservative)

Library of Parliament
• Clare Annett, Analyst
• Dominique Montpetit, Analyst
The committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to committee business.

It was agreed, — That, pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the committee undertake a study on menstrual equality and period poverty in Canada, including an examination of barriers such as certain access to products, geography, clean water, safe washroom space, affordability, personal trauma, making it difficult for some Canadians to access menstrual products and participate in day-to-day activities, creating period poverty; that a minimum of three meetings be held on this study; and that the committee report its findings to the House.

It was agreed, — That the committee proceed with the study of menstrual equity in Canada as its next study.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Monday, October 31, 2022, the committee resumed its study of women and girls in sport.

The committee resumed consideration of a draft report.

At 5:03 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the committee