Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples

Notice of Meeting

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Monday, March 26, 2018
*9:00 AM
Location: *Room 160-S, Centre Block
Clerk: Mark Palmer (613) 993-9035

* Agenda

The subject matter of Bill C-45, An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts, insofar as it relates to the Indigenous peoples of Canada

Panel 1 (9 a.m. - 10 a.m.)
Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.
-Aluki Kotierk, President
As an individual
-Isaac Shouyuk

Panel 2 (10 a.m. - 11 a.m.)
-Mike Fontaine, Vice President
-Sara Loft, Vice President

Panel 3 (11 a.m. - 12 p.m.)
Canadian Indigenous Nurses Association
-Marilee Nowgesic, Executive Director


Panel 4 (1 p.m. - 2 p.m.)
Witness(es) to follow

Panel 5 (2 p.m. - 3 p.m.)
National Native Addictions Partnership Foundation
-Carol Hopkins, Executive Director (by video conference)

Panel 6 (3 p.m. - 4 p.m.)
Indigenous Bar Association
-Josephine A. de Whytell, Barrister and Solicitor
Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Services
-Stephen Derek, Executive Director
-Mary Bird, Legal Aid Director & Area Director

Panel 7 (4 p.m. - 5 p.m.)
Witness(es) to follow

Meeting with Reporting and Interpretation
* Please note meeting changes.