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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 13
Friday, April 29, 2022, 1:03 p.m. to 3:10 p.m.
Randeep Sarai, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Julia Nicol, Analyst
As an individual
• André Gélinas
• Michael Spratt, Partner, AGP LLP Criminal Trial and Appeal Lawyers
Canadian Association of Black Lawyers
• Raphael Tachie, President
• Jacqueline Beckles, Secretary
HIV Legal Network
• Sandra Ka Hon Chu, Co-Executive Director
London Abused Women's Centre
• Jennifer Dunn, Executive Director
Saskatoon Tribal Council
• Chief Mark Arcand, Tribal Chief
Pursuant to the order of reference of Thursday, March 31, 2022, the committee resumed consideration of Bill C-5, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.

Michael Spratt, Jennifer Dunn and Mark Arcand made statements and answered questions.

André Gélinas, Raphael Tachie and Sandra Ka Hon Chu made statements and, with Jacqueline Beckles, answered questions.

At 3:10 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Jean-François Pagé
Clerk of the committee