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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 22
Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 8:45 a.m. to 10:40 a.m.
Hon. Mark Eyking, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Alexandre Gauthier, Analyst
• Simon Richards, Analyst
Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association
• Jody Cox, Vice President, Federal and International Affairs
• Jim Keon, President
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
• Richard Elliott, Executive Director
Innovative Medicines Canada
• Mark Fleming, Director, Federal Affairs and Health Policy at Janssen Inc.
• Declan Hamill, Chief of Staff and Vice President, Legal Affairs
Canada Research Chairs Program
• Ronald Labonté, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Globalization and Health Equity, University of Ottawa
• Arne Ruckert, Senior Research Associate, Globalization and Health Research Unit, University of Ottawa
CropLife Canada
• Dennis Prouse, Vice-President, Government Affairs
Canadian Nurses Association
• Carolyn Pullen, Director, Policy, Advocacy and Strategy
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, the Committee resume its Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) Public Consultation

Ronald Labonté, by videoconference from Trondheim, Norway, Declan Hamill, Mark Fleming, Carolyn Pullen, Jim Keon, Dennis Prouse and Richard Elliott made statements and, with Jody Cox and Arne Ruckert, answered questions.

At 10:28 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 10:32 a.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

At 10:40 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Rémi Bourgault
Clerk of the Committee