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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 62
Tuesday, May 2, 2023, 11:02 a.m. to 1:18 p.m.
Ali Ehsassi, Chair (Liberal)

• Anita Vandenbeld for Hon. Robert Oliphant (Liberal)
• Francesco Sorbara for Randeep Sarai (Liberal)
• Shelby Kramp-Neuman for Hon. Michael D. Chong (Conservative)
• Gary Vidal for Hon. Michael D. Chong (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Billy Joe Siekierski, Analyst
• Hon. Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
• Christopher MacLennan, Deputy Minister, International Development
• Peter MacDougall, Assistant Deputy Minister, Global Issues and Development
• Anick Ouellette, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer
• Patricia Peña, Assistant Deputy Minister, Partnerships for Development Innovation
• Annie Boyer, Director General and Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Financial Planning and Management
• Andrew Smith, Director General, International Assistance Policy
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(4), the committee commenced consideration of the Main Estimates 2023-24: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20 and L30 under Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, Vote 1 under International Development Research Centre, and Vote 1 under International Joint Commission (Canadian Section), referred to the committee on Wednesday, February 15, 2023.

The Chair called Vote 1 under Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development.

The Minister made a statement and, with Christopher MacLennan, answered questions.

At 12:06 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:11 p.m., the sitting resumed.

The witnesses answered questions.

At 12:49 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:53 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

At 1:18 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Ariane Gagné-Frégeau
Clerk of the committee