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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 72
Monday, June 19, 2023, 4:25 p.m. to 5:47 p.m.
Jenica Atwin (Liberal)

• Sylvie Bérubé for Marilène Gill (Bloc Québécois)
• Corey Tochor for Gary Vidal (Conservative)
• Fraser Tolmie for Eric Melillo (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Olivier Leblanc-Laurendeau, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
• Hon. Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations
Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs
• Martin Reiher, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Treaties and Aboriginal Government
Department of Justice
• Mary Jean Rolando, Acting Senior Counsel, Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs and Department of Indigenous Services Legal Services
Whitecap Dakota First Nation
• Dwayne Eagle, Councillor
• Maxime Faille, Legal Counsel
• Murray Long, Director, Self-Government
• Frank Royal, Councillor
Pursuant to the order of reference of Friday, June 16, 2023, the committee commenced consideration of Bill C-51, An Act to give effect to the self-government treaty recognizing the Whitecap Dakota Nation / Wapaha Ska Dakota Oyate and to make consequential amendments to other Acts.

At 4:25 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the committee continue to sit.

Frank Royal, Dwayne Eagle, Murray Long and the Minister made statements and, with Maxime Faille, answered questions.

At 4:53 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), the sitting was suspended.

At 5:07 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Questioning of the witnesses resumed.

At 5:47 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Patrick Williams
Committee clerk