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Notice of meeting Amended

Standing Committee on Health (HESA)
44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 102
Wednesday, February 14, 2024, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
As an individual
• Dr. Pierre Gagnon, Psychiatrist (by videoconference)
• Dr. K. Sonu Gaind, Professor of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Association québécoise pour le droit de mourir dans la dignité
• Dr. Georges L'Espérance, President (by videoconference)
Amended Section
Dying with Dignity Canada
• Helen Long, Chief Executive Officer (by videoconference)

9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
• Hon. Mark Holland, P.C., M.P., Minister of Health
• Hon. Arif Virani, P.C., M.P., Minister of Justice
Department of Health
• Jocelyne Voisin, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch
• Katarina Pintar, Director, Health Care Programs and Policy Directorate
Department of Justice
• Robert Brookfield, Director General and Senior General Counsel, Criminal Law Policy Section
• Jeanette Ettel, Senior Counsel, Human Rights Law Section
Clerk of the committee
Christine Sing (613-995-4108)
2024-02-14 6:49 p.m.