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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 110
Monday, June 3, 2024, 3:44 p.m. to 7:19 p.m.
Ron McKinnon, Chair (Liberal)

• Dean Allison for Glen Motz (Conservative)
• Pam Damoff for Jennifer O'Connell (Liberal)
• Julie Dzerowicz for Chris Bittle (Liberal)
• Garnett Genuis for Dane Lloyd (Conservative)
• Damien C. Kurek for Glen Motz (Conservative)
• Damien C. Kurek for Dane Lloyd (Conservative)
• René Villemure for Kristina Michaud (Bloc Québécois)
Library of Parliament
• Sabrina Charland, Analyst
• Alexsandra Ferland, Analyst
As an individual
• Charles Burton, Senior Fellow, Sinopsis
• Michel Juneau-Katsuya, Former Chief of the Asia-Pacific Desk, Canadian Security Intelligence Service
• Michael Kempa, Associate Professor, Criminology, University of Ottawa
Canada Tibet Committee
• Sherap Therchin, Executive Director
Centre for International Governance Innovation
• Aaron Shull, Managing Director and General Counsel
International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group
• Tim McSorley, National Coordinator
Uyghur Rights Advocacy Project
• Mehmet Tohti, Executive Director
World Sikh Organization of Canada
• Balpreet Singh, Legal Counsel
Pursuant to the order of reference of Wednesday, May 29, 2024, the committee resumed consideration of Bill C-70, An Act respecting countering foreign interference.

Charles Burton and Michael Kempa made statements and answered questions.

At 4:53 p.m., the meeting was suspended.

At 5:04 p.m., the meeting resumed.

Sherap Therchin, Mehmet Tohti and Balpreet Singh made statements and answered questions.

It was agreed, — That the proposed budget in the amount of $53,250, for the study of Bill C-70, An Act respecting countering foreign interference, be adopted.

At 6:05 p.m., the meeting was suspended.

At 6:12 p.m., the meeting resumed.

Michel Juneau-Katsuya, Aaron Shull and Tim McSorley made statements and answered questions.

At 7:19 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Simon Larouche
Clerk of the committee