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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 24
Tuesday, November 1, 2022, 6:34 p.m. to 8:28 p.m.
Hon. Yonah Martin, Joint Chair
Hon. Marc Garneau, Joint Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
• Dana Phillips, Analyst
As an individual
• Jennifer Gibson, Associate Professor, Director of Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto
• Gordon Gubitz, Professor, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Graduate Studies at Dalhousie University
• Kathryn Morrison, Clinical and Organizational Ethicist
• Chantal Perrot, Doctor
• Peter Reiner, Professor of Neuroethics, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia
• Kimberley Widger, Associate Professor
Pursuant to the orders of reference from the House of Commons on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 and from the Senate on Thursday, March 31, 2022, and subsection 5(1) of An Act to amend the Criminal Code (medical assistance in dying), the committee resumed the statutory review of the Act.

Jennifer Gibson, Chantal Perrot and Peter Reiner made statements and answered questions.

At 7:32 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 7:36 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Gordon Gubitz, Kathryn Morrison and Kimberley Widger made statements and answered questions.

At 8:28 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Wassim Bouanani,
Mireille Aubé
Joint clerks of the committee