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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 48
Wednesday, February 1, 2023, 4:33 p.m. to 6:38 p.m.
Hon. Marc Garneau, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
As an individual
• Ida Jean Bear, Teacher of Indigenous languages (Cree and Ojibwe)
• Kevin Lewis, Assistant Professor, University of Saskatchewan, Kâniyâsihk Culture Camps
First Nations Confederacy of Cultural Education Centres
• Claudette Commanda, Chief Executive Officer
First Peoples’ Cultural Foundation
• Lorna Wanosts’a7 Williams, Chair
Huron-Wendat Nation Council
• Megan Lukaniec, Linguist
Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories
• R.J. Simpson, Member of the Legislative Assembly, Hay River North, Government House Leader, Minister of Education, Culture and Employment, Minister of Justice
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Monday, November 21, 2022, the committee resumed its Indigenous languages study.

Megan Lukaniec, R.J. Simpson and Ida Bear made statements and answered questions.

At 5:28 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:34 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Kevin Lewis, Claudette Commanda and Lorna Williams made statements and answered questions.

At 6:38 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Vanessa Davies
Clerk of the committee