Visit to Ottawa of Mr. Jacques Chagnon, M.N.A.,
President of the National Assembly of Quebec

On December 11 and 12, 2017, the Honourable George J. Furey, Q.C., Speaker of the Senate, and the Honourable Geoff Regan, P.C., M.P., Speaker of the House of Commons received, in Ottawa, Mr. Jacques Chagnon, M.N.A., President of the National Assembly of Quebec. President Chagnon was accompanied by Ms. Josée Soulard, Advisor to the Office of the Speaker.

President Chagnon met with the following people during his visit to Ottawa:

  • The Honourable George J. Furey, Q.C., Speaker of the Senate;
  • The Honourable Geoff Regan, P.C., M.P., Speaker of the House of Commons; and
  • Members of the Assemblée parlementaire de la Francophonie.

The visit was an opportunity to further relations between the Quebec National Assembly and the Canadian Parliament. Discussions focused on a number of subjects, such as security on Parliament Hill and matters relating to parliamentary governance, procedure and administration.