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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 68
Tuesday, October 31, 2023, 4:08 p.m. to 6:26 p.m.
Emmanuel Dubourg, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Diana Ambrozas, Analyst
As an individual
• Chris Edwards, Researcher
Canadian War Museum
• Mélanie Morin-Pelletier, Historian
Veterans Emergency Transition Services
• Debbie Lowther, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Monday, October 3, 2022, the committee resumed its study of the experience of women Veterans.

Mélanie Morin-Pelletier, Chris Edwards and Debbie Lowther made statements and answered questions.

At 5:10 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:17 p.m., the sitting resumed.

• Hon. Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Veterans Affairs
• Hon. Pascale St-Onge, Minister of Canadian Heritage
Department of Canadian Heritage
• Isabelle Mondou, Deputy Minister
• Emmanuelle Sajous, Assistant Deputy Minister, Sport, Major Events and Commemorations
Department of Veterans Affairs
• Paul Ledwell, Deputy Minister
• Amy Meunier, Assistant Deputy Minister, Commemoration and Public Affairs Branch
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, March 9, 2023, the committee resumed its study of national monument to Canada’s mission in Afghanistan.

The ministers made statements and, with Isabelle Mondou, Paul Ledwell and Amy Meunier, answered questions.

At 6:26 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Carine Grand-Jean
Committee clerk