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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 41
Monday, October 31, 2022, 3:38 p.m. to 5:54 p.m.
Robert J. Morrissey, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Matthew Blackshaw, Analyst
• Vanessa Preston, Analyst
• Hon. Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion
Canadian National Institute for the Blind
• Thomas Simpson, Executive Director, Public Affairs
• Bryanna Regimbald, Program Coordinator
Department of Employment and Social Development
• Alexis Conrad, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Income Security and Social Development Branch and Policy Horizons Canada
• Krista Wilcox, Director General, Office for Disability Issues
Disability Without Poverty
• Michelle Hewitt, Chair, Board of Directors
• Rabia Khedr, National Director
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
• Julie Kelndorfer, Director, Government Relations and Advocacy
• Marie-Ève Simard, Communications and Marketing Director
Pursuant to the order of reference of Tuesday, October 18, 2022, the committee commenced consideration of Bill C-22, Canada Disability Benefit Act.

The Minister made a statement and answered questions.

At 4:48 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:55 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Thomas Simpson, Bryanna Regimbald, Michelle Hewitt and Julie Kelndorfer made statements and, with Rabia Khedr, answered questions.

At 5:54 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the committee