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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 37
Monday, October 24, 2022, 4:34 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Sean Casey, Chair (Liberal)

• Dan Albas for Todd Doherty (Conservative)
• Jean-Denis Garon for Luc Thériault (Bloc Québécois)
• Jenny Kwan for Don Davies (NDP)
• Martin Shields for Matt Jeneroux (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Matthew Blackshaw, Analyst
• Sarah Dodsworth, Analyst
• Kelly Farrah, Analyst
• Hon. Jean-Yves Duclos, P.C., M.P., Minister of Health
• Hon. Ahmed Hussen, P.C., M.P., Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
• Nadine Leblanc, Senior Vice-President, Policy
• Patricia Roset-Zuppa, Vice-President, Policy Development
Canada Revenue Agency
• Gillian Pranke, Assistant Commissioner, Assessment, Benefit and Service Branch
• Heather Daniels, Director General, Benefit Programs Directorate, Assessment, Benefit and Service Branch
Department of Health
• Stephen Lucas, Deputy Minister
• Lynne Tomson, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch
Pursuant to the order of reference of Wednesday, October 19, 2022 and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, October 20, 2022, the committee commenced consideration of Bill C-31, An Act respecting cost of living relief measures related to dental care and rental housing.

The Ministers made statements and, with Lynne Tomson, Stephen Lucas and Nadine Leblanc, answered questions.

At 6:06 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 6:08 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Questioning of the witnesses resumed.

At 6:30 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Patrick Williams
Clerk of the committee