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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 7
Monday, May 16, 2022, 7:42 p.m. to 8:44 p.m.
Hon. Marc Garneau, Joint Chair (Liberal)
Hon. Yonah Martin, Joint Chair

Library of Parliament
• Julia Nicol, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
As an individual
• Andrew Adams
• Ghislain Leblond, Former Deputy Minister
• Derryck Smith, Clinical Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia
Disability Justice Network of Ontario
• Sarah Jama, Executive Director
The Canadian Bar Association
• David E. Roberge, Member, End of Life Working Group
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 commenced the statutory review of the Act.

Sara Jama, Ghislain Leblond and Andrew Adams made statements and answered questions.

At 8:44 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Leif-Erik Aune,
Andrea Mugny
Joint clerks of the committee