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Subcommittee on Review of Parliament’s involvement with associations and recognized Interparliamentary groups

Sous-comité de l’Examen de la participation du Parlement aux activités des associations et des groupes interparlementaires reconnus


Meeting No. 8

January 25, 2023

The Subcommittee on the Review of Parliament’s involvement with Associations and Recognized Interparliamentary Groups of the Joint Interparliamentary Council met this day in camera at 9:06 a.m., in a hybrid format, Lianne Rood, M.P., presiding.

Representing the Senate: Hon. Raymonde Saint-Germain.

Representing the House of Commons: Marilène Gill, Lindsay Mathyssen, Lianne Rood and Ruby Sahota.

Others present:

From the International and Interparliamentary Affairs Directorate:
Marie-Ève Belzile, Principal Clerk, Parliamentary Exchanges and Protocol;
Julie Geoffrion, Deputy Principal Clerk, Parliamentary Associations, Conferences and Logistics;
Andrew Lauzon, Acting Deputy Principal Clerk, Parliamentary Associations.

From the Library of Parliament:
Laura Barnett, Senior Manager, Human Rights, Immigration and Citizenship;
Nicole Sweeney, Senior Manager, International Affairs;
Jean-Philippe Duguay, Analyst, Human Rights, Immigration and Citizenship.

1. Adoption of minutes:

It was agreed, – That the minutes of the meeting of December 16, 2022, be adopted.

2. Consideration of a draft report:

The Subcommittee considered a draft report.

It was agreed, – That the draft report, as amended, be adopted and presented to the Joint Interparliamentary Council.

At 10:15 a.m., the meeting adjourned to the call of the Co-Chairs.

Jeremy LeBlanc