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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 109
Thursday, May 30, 2024, 8:16 a.m. to 10:20 a.m.
Ron McKinnon, Chair (Liberal)

• Chandra Arya for Jennifer O'Connell (Liberal)
• Michael Cooper for Glen Motz (Conservative)
• Garnett Genuis for Dane Lloyd (Conservative)
• René Villemure for Kristina Michaud (Bloc Québécois)
Library of Parliament
• Sabrina Charland, Analyst
• Brendan Naef, Analyst
Canadian Security Intelligence Service
• Sarah Estabrooks, Director General, Policy and Foreign Relations
• René Ouellette, Director General, Academic Outreach and Stakeholder Engagement
Department of Justice
• Heather Watts, Deputy Assistant Deputy Minister
• Karine Bolduc, Counsel
• Mark Scrivens, Senior Counsel
Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
• Sébastien Aubertin-Giguère, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, National and Cyber Security
• Richard Bilodeau, Director General
Pursuant to the order of reference of Wednesday, May 29, 2024, the committee commenced consideration of Bill C-70, An Act respecting countering foreign interference.

Sébastien Aubertin-Giguère, Sarah Estabrooks and Heather Watts made statements and, with René Ouellette and Richard Bilodeau, answered questions.

It was agreed, — That the members of the committee submit their suggested witnesses regarding Bill C-70 as soon as possible by Friday, Mai 31, 2024 at noon.

At 10:20 a.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Simon Larouche
Clerk of the committee