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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 92
Monday, February 12, 2024, 11:00 a.m. to 1:05 p.m.
Hon. John McKay (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Philip den Ouden, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Andrés León, Analyst
• Ariel Shapiro, Analyst
• Hon. Bill Blair, P.C., M.P., Minister of National Defence
Department of National Defence
• Bill Matthews, Deputy Minister
• MGen Erick Simoneau, Chief of Staff, Chief Professional Conduct and Culture, Canadian Armed Forces
• BGen Rob Holman, Judge Advocate General, Canadian Armed Forces
• Taylor Paxton, Corporate Secretary
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, November 2, 2023, the committee resumed its study of transparency within the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces.

The Minister made a statement and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

At 12:05 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:09 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Bill Matthews, MGen Simoneau, BGen Holman, and Taylor Paxton answered questions.

At 1:05 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Andrew Wilson
Clerk of the committee