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Date / Time Committee Studies & Bills Location  Note
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Bill C-220, An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (bereavement leave)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
  • Bill S-211, An Act to establish International Mother Language Day
    • Dr. Monjur Chowdhury, Founding Executive Director (Pro-active Education for All Children's Enrichment)
    • Jocelyn W. Formsma, Executive Director (National Association of Friendship Centres)
    • The Honourable Senator Mobina S. B. Jaffer, sponsor of the bill
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
  • Bill C-237, An Act to establish a national framework for diabetes
    • Kimberley Hanson, Executive Director, Federal Affairs (Diabetes Canada)
    • Sonia Sidhu, Member of Parliament for Brampton South, sponsor of the bill
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Subject to Change]
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-12, Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act
    • Christopher Campbell-Duruflé, Lawyer, doctoral student and member of the legal committee (Quebec Environmental Law Centre)
    • Anne-Sophie Doré, Lawyer (Quebec Environmental Law Centre)
    • Paul Fauteux, Attorney and accredited mediator and arbitrator (As an Individual)
    • Christophe McGlade, Head of Energy Supply Unit (International Energy Agency)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
    • Marie-Eve Belzile, Principal Clerk, Committees Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • The Honourable Hedy Fry, P.C., Member of Parliament for Vancouver Center, British Columbia (House of Commons)
    • Nathalie Laliberté, Vice President, Service to Parliament and Interpretation Sector (Translation Bureau)
    • Jeremy LeBlanc, Acting Clerk Assistant and Director General (International and Interparliamentary Affairs)
    • The Honourable Senator Donald Neil Plett, Co-Chair (Joint Interparliamentary Council)
    • Lucie Séguin, Chief Executive Officer (Translation Bureau)
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Foreign Affairs and International Trade
  • Study matters relating to foreign or Commonwealth relations generally, as described in rule 12-7(4)
    • Stephen Brown, Professor, School of Political Studies, University of Ottawa (As an Individual)
    • Nadine Grant, Vice President, International Programs and Business Development (Plan International Canada)
    • Valerie Percival, Associate Professor, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University (As an Individual)
    • The Honourable Bob Rae, P.C., Ambassador and Permanent Representative-Designate of Canada to the United Nations in New York (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Andrew (Drew) Smith, Director General, International Assistance Policy (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Joshua Tabah, Director General, Health and Nutrition, Global Issues and Development Branch (Global Affairs Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-12, Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act
    • Dr. Joy Agnew, Director, Applied Research, Centre of Innovation, Olds College (As an Individual)
    • Denis Bolduc, Secretary General (Fédération des travailleurs et travailleuses du Québec)
    • Caroline Brouillette, Policy Analyst (Climate Action Network Canada)
    • Joyce Hall, Co-chair (JustEarth)
    • Dr. Aaron Henry, Senior Director, Natural Resources and Sustainable Growth (Canadian Chamber of Commerce)
    • Corinne Le Quéré, Professor, Climate Change Science, University of East Anglia (As an Individual)
    • Amanda Reed, Director of Strategic Partnerships (Nature United)
    • Dr. Judith Sayers, President (Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council)
    • Eriel Tchekwie Deranger, Executive Director (Indigenous Climate Action)
    • Dana Tizya-Tramm, Chief (Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation)
    • David Wright, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Calgary (As an Individual)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Agriculture and Forestry
  • Bill C-208, An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (transfer of small business or family farm or fishing corporation)
    • Trevor McGowan, Director General, Tax Legislation Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Shawn Porter, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Transport and Communications
  • Bill S-225, An Act to amend the Copyright Act (remuneration for journalistic works)
    • Erin Finlay, Partner, Stohn Hay Cafazzo Dembroski Richmond LLP (As an Individual)
    • Edward Greenspon, President and CEO, Public Policy Forum (As an Individual)
    • Mathew Ingram, Chief Digital Writer, Columbia Journalism Review (As an Individual)
    • Jason J. Kee, Government Affairs and Public Policy Counsel (Google Canada)
    • Jean-Hugues Roy, Journalist and Professor, School of Media, Université du Québec à Montréal (As an Individual)
    • Francis Sonier, President (Réseau Presse)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
When the Senate rises but not before time shown above.
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Bill S-203, An Act to restrict young persons’ online access to sexually explicit material
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
When the Senate rises but not before time shown above.
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Bill C-220, An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (bereavement leave)
    • Matt Jeneroux, Member of Parliament for Edmonton Riverbend, sponsor of the bill
    • Julie Kelndorfer, Director, Government and Community Relations (Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada)
    • Patrice Lindsay, Director, Health Systems Change (Heart and Stroke Foundation)
    • Matthew Musgrave, Specialist, Government Relations and Public Engagement - Canada (Heart and Stroke Foundation)
  • Study matters relating to social affairs, science and technology generally, as described in rule 12-7(9)
    • Consideration of a draft report
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-12, Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act
    • The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, P.C., M.P, Minister of Environment and Climate Change (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Alan Andrews, Program Director, Climate (Ecojustice)
    • Émile Boisseau-Bouvier, Analyst, Climate Policy (Équiterre)
    • Andrew Gage, Staff Lawyer (West Coast Environmental Law)
    • Monica Gattinger, Full Professor and Director, Positive Energy, Institute for Science, Society and Policy, University of Ottawa (As an Individual)
    • Dr. Kelly Martin, Doctor and Epidemiologist (For Our Kids - Montreal)
    • Michael McSweeney, President and Chief Executive Officer (Cement Association of Canada)
    • Samuel Millar, Director General, Corporate Finance, Natural Resources and Environment, Economic Development and Corporate Finance (Department of Finance Canada)
    • John Moffet, Assistant Deputy Minister, Environmental Protection Branch (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Douglas Nevison, Assistant Deputy Minister, Climate Change Branch (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Marc-André Viau, Director, Government Relations (Équiterre)
    • Laure Waridel, Co-Instigator (Mothers Step In)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
National Finance
  • Supplementary Estimates (A) for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022
    • Romy Bowers, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation)
    • Alexis Conrad, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Income Security and Social Development Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Janet Goulding, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Income Security and Social Development Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Karen Hall, Director General, Strategic and Service Policy Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Michael MacPhee, Director General, Employment Insurance Benefits Processing (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Atiq Rahman, Assistant Deputy Minister, Learning Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Elisha Ram, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Karen Robertson, Chief Financial Officer (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Rachel Wernick, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Lisa Williams, Chief Financial Officer (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation)
    • Jason Won, Deputy Chief Financial Officer (Employment and Social Development Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
National Finance
  • Supplementary Estimates (A) for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022
    • Kelley Blanchette, Assistant Deputy Minister, Lands and Economic Development (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Brigadier-General Krista Brodie, Vice-President, Logistics and Operations (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Keith Conn, Acting Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Brigitte Diogo, Vice-President, Health Sciences and Regional Operations (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Cindy Evans, Acting Vice-President, Emergency Management (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Martin Krumins, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Gail Mitchell, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy and Partnerships Sector (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Dr. Howard Njoo, Deputy Chief Public Health Officer and Vice-President, Infectious Disease and Prevention and Control Branch (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • David Peckham, Assistant Deputy Minister, Education and Social Development Programs Sector and Partnerships Sector (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Candice St-Aubin, Vice-President, Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Branch (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Philippe Thompson, Chief Finances, Results and Delivery Officer (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Danielle White, Special Advisor, Regional Operations Sector (Indigenous Services Canada)
  • Bill S-222, An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (use of resources)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-12, Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act
    • Bridget Doyle, Environment and Climate Change Group Leader, Neegan Burnside (Tsleil-Waututh Nation)
    • Leah George-Wilson, Chief (Tsleil-Waututh Nation)
    • Shannon Joseph, Vice-President, Government Relations and Indigenous Affairs (Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers)
    • Lisa Tssessaze, Director, Dene Lands and Resource Management (Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation)
    • Dan Wicklum, Chief Executive Officer (The Transition Accelerator)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Medical Assistance in Dying (Special Joint)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
  • Review the provisions of the Criminal Code relating to medical assistance in dying and their application, including but not limited to issues relating to mature minors, advance requests, mental illness, the state of palliative care in Canada and the protection of Canadians with disabilities
    • Abby Hoffman, Senior Executive Advisor to the Deputy Minister (Health Canada)
    • Joanne Klineberg, Acting General Counsel, Criminal Law Policy Section, Policy Sector (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Jacquie Lemaire, Senior Policy Advisor, Strategic Policy Branch (Health Canada)
    • Caroline Quesnel, Counsel, Criminal Law Policy Section (Department of Justice Canada)
035-B, West Block [Audio only] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Official Languages
  • Study matters relating to official languages, as stated in rule 12-7(3)
    • The Honourable Mélanie Joly, P.C., M.P., Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages (House of Commons)
    • Julie Boyer, Assistant Deputy Minister, Official Languages, Heritage and Regions (Canadian Heritage)
    • Isabelle Gervais, Assistant Commissioner (Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages)
    • Pascale Giguère, General Counsel (Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages)
    • Pierre Leduc, Assistant Commissioner (Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages)
    • Denis Racine, Director General, Official Languages (Canadian Heritage)
    • Raymond Théberge, Commissioner of Official Languages (Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Aboriginal Peoples
  • Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
National Security and Defence
  • Bill C-228, An Act to establish a federal framework to reduce recidivism
    • Richard Bragdon, M.P., Tobique-Mactaquac, Sponsor of the Bill
    • Catherine Latimer, Executive Director (John Howard Society of Canada)
    • Carmen Long, Director General, Offender Programs and Reintegration Branch (Correctional Service of Canada)
    • The Honourable Graydon Nicholas, Endowed Chair in Native Studies, St. Thomas University, Former Lieutenant Governor of New Brunswick (As an Individual)
    • Julie Thompson, Director General, Crime Prevention, Corrections, Criminal Justice and Aboriginal Policing Policy Directorate (Public Safety Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-12, Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act
    • Samuel Millar, Director General, Corporate Finance, Natural Resources and Environment, Economic Development and Corporate Finance (Department of Finance Canada)
    • John Moffet, Assistant Deputy Minister, Environmental Protection Branch (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Vincent Ngan, Director General, Horizontal Policy, Engagement and Coordination (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Banking, Trade and Commerce
  • Bill C-218, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sports betting)
    • Donald Bourgeois, Barrister and Solicitor (As an Individual)
    • Stewart Groumoutis, Director, eGaming (British Columbia Lottery Corporation)
    • Paul Melia, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport)
    • Tracy Parker, Director, Standards and Accreditation, RG Check (Responsible Gambling Council)
    • David Phillips, Chief Operating Officer (Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario)
    • Shelley White, Chief Executive Officer (Responsible Gambling Council)
    • Jamie Wiebe, Director, Player Health (British Columbia Lottery Corporation)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
    • Consideration of a draft report
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
National Finance
  • Supplementary Estimates (A) for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022
    • Witness(es) to follow (Natural Resources Canada)
    • Karen Cahill, Assistant Secretary and Chief Financial Officer (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
    • Galen Countryman, Director General, Federal-Provincial Relations, Federal-Provincial Relations and Social Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Evelyn Dancey, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Economic Development and Corporate Finance Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Roger Ermuth, Assistant Comptroller General, Financial Management Sector, Office of the Comptroller General (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
    • Rod Greenough, Executive Director, Expenditure Strategies and Estimates (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
    • Patrick Halley, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, International Trade and Finance (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Soren Halverson, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Miodrag Jovanovic, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Alison McDermott, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Economic and Fiscal Policy (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Glenn Purves, Assistant Secretary, Expenditure Management Sector (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
    • Sonya Read, Acting Assistant Secretary, Digital and Services Policy (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
    • Tolga Yalkin, Assistant Deputy Minister, Workplace Policies and Services Sector (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Foreign Affairs and International Trade
  • Study matters relating to foreign or Commonwealth relations generally, as described in rule 12-7(4)
    • The Honourable Karina Gould, P.C., M.P., Minister of International Development (House of Commons)
    • Denise Byrnes, Director General (Oxfam-Québec)
    • Rebecca Davidson, Head of Programs, Global Health (CARE Canada)
    • Elissa Golberg, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Barbara Grantham, President and CEO (CARE Canada)
    • Leslie MacLean, Deputy Minister, International Development (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Nicolas Moyer, President and Chief Executive Officer (Cooperation Canada)
    • Joshua Tabah, Director General, Health and Nutrition, Global Issues and Development Branch (Global Affairs Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
    • The Honourable Senator Patricia Bovey, Chair, Artwork and Heritage Advisory Working Group (Senate of Canada)
    • Tamara Dolan, Project Coordinator, Heritage and Curatorial Services (Senate of Canada)
    • Caroline Morency, Director General, Property and Services Directorate (Senate of Canada)
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Agriculture and Forestry
  • Bill C-208, An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (transfer of small business or family farm or fishing corporation)
    • Brian Janzen, Senior Tax Manager (Deloitte)
    • Larry Maguire, M.P., Brandon—Souris, sponsor of the bill (House of Commons)
    • Corinne Pohlmann, Senior Vice President, National Affairs and Partnerships (Canadian Federation of Independent Business)
    • Scott Ross, Assistant Executive Director (Canadian Federation of Agriculture)
    • Dr. Rick Williams, Research Director (Canadian Council of Professional Fish Harvesters)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Banking, Trade and Commerce
  • The subject matter of elements contained in Divisions 1-5, and 7-9 of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Consideration of a draft report
  • Bill C-218, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sports betting)
    • Randy Ambrosie, Commissioner (Canadian Football League)
    • Paul Burns, President and CEO (Canadian Gaming Association)
    • Gina Deer, Chief (Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke)
    • Zane Hansen, President and CEO (Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Association)
    • Ross Montour, Chief (Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Transport and Communications
  • Bill S-225, An Act to amend the Copyright Act (remuneration for journalistic works)
    • The Honourable Senator Claude Carignan, P.C., sponsor of the bill
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Bill S-203, An Act to restrict young persons’ online access to sexually explicit material
    • Brian Hurley, Director (Canadian Council of Criminal Defence Lawyers)
    • Emily Laidlaw, Canada Research Chair in Cybersecurity Law and Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Calgary (As an Individual)
    • Daniel Therrien, Privacy Commissioner of Canada (Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada)
    • Martyn Turcotte, Director, Technology Analysis Directorate (Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Subject matter of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Consideration of a draft report
  • Bill C-210, An Act to amend the Canada Revenue Agency Act (organ and tissue donors)
    • Len Webber, Member of Parliament for Calgary Confederation, sponsor of the bill
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Ethics and Conflict of Interest for Senators
  • Consideration of matters relating to the Ethics and Conflict of Interest Code for Senators
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
National Finance
  • Bill S-222, An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (use of resources)
    • Terrance S. Carter, Managing Partner, Carters Law Firm (As an Individual)
    • Blaine Langdon, Director, Charities Section, Personal Income Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Bruce MacDonald, President and Chief Executive Officer (Imagine Canada)
    • Tony Manconi, Director General, Charities Directorate, Legislative Policy and Regulatory Affairs Branch (Canada Revenue Agency)
    • Gloria Novovic, Policy Lead (Cooperation Canada)
    • The Honourable Senator Ratna Omidvar, sponsor of the bill
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Fisheries and Oceans
  • Study matters relating to fisheries and oceans generally, as stated in rule 12-7(11)
    • Tracey Cutcliffe, Senior Negotiator (L'nuey)
    • Robert Jenkins, President (Prince Edward Island Fishermen's Association)
    • Ian MacPherson, Executive Director (Prince Edward Island Fishermen's Association)
    • Martin Mallet, Executive Director (Maritime Fishermen's Union)
    • Janice Maloney, Executive Director (Kwilmu’kw Maw-klusuaqn Negotiation Office)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Human Rights
  • Study matters relating to human rights generally, as stated in rule 12-7(14)
    • Consideration of draft reports
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Official Languages
  • Study matters relating to official languages, as stated in rule 12-7(3)
    • Linda Cardinal, Regional Director of the Americas, Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (As an Individual)
    • Stéphanie Chouinard, Professor, Department of Political Science, Royal Military College of Canada (As an Individual)
    • Alain Dupuis, Executive Director (Fédération des communautés francophones et acadienne du Canada)
    • The Honourable Joan Fraser, Board Member and former senator (Quebec Community Groups Network)
    • The Honourable Marlene Jennings, P.C., President (Quebec Community Groups Network)
    • Jean Johnson, President (Fédération des communautés francophones et acadienne du Canada)
    • François Larocque, Professor and Research Chair on Language Rights, Faculty of Law, Common Law Section, University of Ottawa (As an Individual)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
National Security and Defence
  • Study matters relating to national defence and security generally, including veterans affairs, as stated in rule 12-7(15)
    • Charlotte Bastien, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Oversight and Communications (Veterans Affairs Canada)
    • Rick Christopher, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy and Commemoration (Veterans Affairs Canada)
    • Colonel (Ret'd) Nishika Jardine, Veterans Ombud (Office of the Veterans' Ombudsman)
    • Amy Meunier, Director General, Centralized Operations (Veterans Affairs Canada)
    • Duane Schippers, Strategic Review and Analysis Director and Legal Advisor (Office of the Veterans' Ombudsman)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Aboriginal Peoples
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
    • The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, P.C., M.P., Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations (Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada)
    • The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Tabatha Bull, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business)
    • Marla Israel, Director General (Crown-Indigenous Relations)
    • Shannon Joseph, Vice-President, Government Relations and Indigenous Affairs (Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers)
    • Sandra Leduc, Director and General Counsel, Aboriginal Law Centre (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Dawn Madahbee Leach, Chair (National Indigenous Economic Development Board)
    • Koren Marriott, Senior Counsel, Aboriginal Law Centre, Aboriginal Affairs Portfolio (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Shannin Metatawabin, Chief Executive Officer (National Aboriginal Capital Corporation Association)
    • Ross Pattee, Assistant Deputy Minister, Implementation Sector (Crown-Indigenous Relations)
    • Laurie Sargent, Assistant Deputy Minister, Aboriginal Affairs Portfolio (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Brian Schmidt, President and Chief Executive Officer (Tamarack Valley Energy Ltd.)
    • Mark Sevestre, Senior Advisor & Founding Member, National Aboriginal Trust Officers Association (NATOA) (Reconciliation and Responsible Investment Initiative)
    • Katherine Wheatley, Manager (Reconciliation and Responsible Investment Initiative)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Banking, Trade and Commerce
  • The subject matter of elements contained in Divisions 1-5, and 7-9 of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Consideration of a draft report
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Aboriginal Peoples
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
    • Merle Alexander, Legal Counsel (First Nations Leadership Council of British Columbia)
    • George Arcand Jr., Chief (Alexander First Nation)
    • Dr. Mauro Barelli, , , University of London (As an Individual)
    • Douglas Beaverbones, Chief (O'Chiese First Nation)
    • Arnie Bellis, Chair (Indigenous Resource Network)
    • Stephen Buffalo, President and Chief Executive Officer (Indian Resource Council of Canada)
    • Beatrice Carpentier, Band Manager (O'Chiese First Nation)
    • The Honourable Arlene Dunn, MLA, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs (Government of New Brunswick)
    • Mike Evans, Senior Manager, Government Relations (Fort McKay First Nation)
    • Mel Grandjamb, Chief (Fort McKay First Nation)
    • Chris Johnson, Chief Executive Officer (Fort McKay First Nation)
    • Norma Large, Legal Technician (O'Chiese First Nation)
    • Dwight Newman, Professor of Law & Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Rights, University of Saskatchewan (As an Individual)
    • Mark Podlasly, Director of Economic Policy and Initiatives (First Nations Major Projects Coalition)
    • Romeo Saganash (As an Individual)
    • Dale Swampy, President (National Coalition of Chiefs)
    • Terry Teegee, Regional Chief (First Nations Leadership Council of British Columbia)
    • Okimaw Vernon Watchmaker, Grand Chief (Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Audit and Oversight
  • Consider and report on issues relating to the nomination of its external members to the Senate
    • Consideration of a draft report
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
National Finance
  • The subject matter of all of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, P.C., M.P., Minister of Finance (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Leah Anderson, Assistant Deputy Minister, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Galen Countryman, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Federal-Provincial Relations and Social Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Evelyn Dancey, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Economic Development and Corporate Finance Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Nick Leswick, Assistant Deputy Minister, Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Andrew Marsland, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Katharine Rechico, Assistant Deputy Minister, International Trade and Finance Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Foreign Affairs and International Trade
  • The subject matter of those elements contained in Divisions 6 and 20 of Part 4 of Bill C-30, the Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Consideration of a draft report
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
    • The Honourable Senator Colin Deacon, Senator
    • David Groves, Legal Counsel, Office of the Law Clerk and Parliamentary Counsel (Senate of Canada)
    • Pierre Lanctôt, Chief Financial Officer, Finance and Procurement Directorate (Senate of Canada)
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Banking, Trade and Commerce
  • The subject matter of elements contained in Divisions 1-5, and 7-9 of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Superintendent Kelly Bradshaw, Acting Director General, Cybercrime and Financial Crime (Royal Canadian Mounted Police)
    • Carol Brigham, Managing Director, Banking and Payments Department (Bank of Canada )
    • Justin Brown, Acting Director General, Financial Crimes Governance and Operations, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Judy Cameron, Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs and Strategic Policy (Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions Canada)
    • James Cohen, Executive Director (Transparency International Canada)
    • Manuel Dussault, Senior Director, Financial Institutions Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Jean-François Girard, Senior Director, Financial Stability and Capital Markets Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Darren Hannah, Vice-President, Finance, Risk, and Prudential Policy (Canadian Bankers Association)
    • Douglas M. Hyndman, Chair and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Securities Transition Office)
    • Neil MacKinnon, Senior Advisor, Financial Crimes Governance and Operations, Financial Systems Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Nicolas Moreau, Director General, Funds Management Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Gabriel Ngo, Senior Advisor, Financial Crimes Governance and Operations, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Erin O'Brien, Director General, Financial Services Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Julie Trépanier, Director, Payments Policy, Financial Systems Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Christa Walker, Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary, and General Counsel (Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation)
    • Bruce Wallace, Manager, Strategic Policy and Reviews (Financial Transactions and Report Analysis Centre of Canada)
    • Kathleen Wrye, Acting Director, Pensions Policy, Financial Systems Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Bill S-203, An Act to restrict young persons’ online access to sexually explicit material
    • Susan Davis, Sex Worker/ Director (BC Coalition of Experiential Communities (BCCEC))
    • Julie Dawson, Director of Regulatory & Policy (Yoti)
    • Laila Mickelwait, MPD, Founder Trafficking Hub (Justice Defense Fund)
    • Victoria Nash, Professor, director of the Oxford Internet Institute (Oxford Internet Institute)
  • The subject matter of those elements contained in Divisions 26, 27 and 37 of Part 4 of Bill C-30
    • Consideration of a draft report
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Subject matter of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, P.C., M.P., Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion (Employment, Workforce Development and Labour)
    • Craig Alexander, Chief Economist and Executive Advisor (Alexander Economic Views and Deloitte Canada)
    • Elizabeth Allen, Director, Strategic and Service Policy Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Morna Ballantyne, Executive Director (Child Care Now)
    • Ken Boessenkool, J.W. McConnell Professor of Practice, Max Bell School of Public Policy, McGill University (As an Individual)
    • Graham Flack, Deputy Minister (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Cliff C. Groen, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Benefits and Integrated Services Branch, Service Canada (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Karen Hall, Director General, Strategic and Service Policy Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Atiq Rahman, Assistant Deputy Minister, Learning Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Elisha Ram, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Karen Robertson, Chief Financial Officer (Employment and Social Development Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Subcommittee on Long Term Vision and Plan
  • Study and report on the program of work for the Long-Term Vision and Plan for the parliamentary precinct
    • Josée Labelle, Director, LTVP & Accommodation (Senate of Canada)
    • Caroline Morency, Director General, Property and Services Directorate (Senate of Canada)
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
National Finance
  • The subject matter of all of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Daniel Bernhard, Executive Director, Friends of Canadian Broadcasting (Coalition for Culture and Media)
    • Nathalie Blais, Coordinator and Research Advisor for the Canadian Union of Public Employees (Coalition for Culture and Media)
    • Rob Cunningham, Senior Policy Analyst (Canadian Cancer Society)
    • Claude Dorion, Managing Director, MCE Conseils (National Federation of Communications and Culture)
    • Kelly Masotti, Vice-President, Advocacy (Canadian Cancer Society)
    • Marie-Christine Morin, Director General, Fédération culturelle canadienne-française (Coalition for Culture and Media)
    • Pascale St-Onge, President (National Federation of Communications and Culture)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
National Finance
  • The subject matter of all of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Philip Brown, Mayor of Charlottetown (City of Charlottetown)
    • Alexandre Laurin, Director, Research (C.D. Howe Institute)
    • Minerva McCourt, Mayor of Cornwall (Town of Cornwall)
    • Steve Ogden, Mayor of Stratford (Town of Stratford)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
National Finance
  • The subject matter of all of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Daniel Breton, President and Chief Executive Officer (Electric Mobility Canada)
    • Brian Kingston, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers' Association)
    • Toby Sanger, Executive Director (Canadians for Tax Fairness)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
National Finance
  • The subject matter of all of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Dan Kelly, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Federation of Independent Business)
    • Tabatha Bull, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business)
    • Alla Drigola, Director, Parliamentary Affairs and SME Policy (Canadian Chamber of Commerce)
    • Patrick Gill, Senior Director, Tax and Financial Policy (Canadian Chamber of Commerce)
    • Shannin Metatawabin, Chief Executive Officer (National Aboriginal Capital Corporation Association)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Medical Assistance in Dying (Special Joint)
  • Organization meeting
035-B, West Block [Audio only] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Aboriginal Peoples
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
    • Margo Auger, Chief Administrative Officer (Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta)
    • Jim Badger, Chief, Sucker Creek First Nation (Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta)
    • Dr. Abel Bosum, Grand Chief (Grand Council of the Crees)
    • Russ Diabo (As an Individual)
    • Paul Joffe, Legal Counsel, GCC(EI)/Cree Nation Government (Grand Council of the Crees)
    • Ken Kyikavichik, Grand Chief (Gwich'in Tribal Council)
    • Naiomi Mettalic, Assistant Professor Chancellor's Chair in Aboriginal Law and Policy, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • David Monias, Chief (Pimicikamak Okimowin)
    • Ross Montour, Chief (Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke)
    • Matthew Norris, President (Urban Native Youth Association)
    • Arthur Noskey, Grand Chief (Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta)
    • Matthew Peigan, Chief (Pasqua First Nation)
    • Crystal Smith, Chief Councillor (Haisla Nation)
    • Hillory Tenute, Executive Director (Canadian Roots Exchange)
    • Francis Walsh, Legal Counsel (Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke)
    • Norman Yakeleya, National Chief (Dene Nation)
  • The subject matter of those elements contained in Divisions 10 and 31 of Part 4 of Bill C-30
    • Yves Denoncourt, Director, Governance Operations Directorate, Lands and Economic Development (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Steve Berna, Chief Operating Officer (First Nations Finance Authority)
    • Jeffrey Clark, Legal Counsel (Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada)
    • Ernie Daniels, President & Chief Executive Officer (First Nations Finance Authority)
    • Christopher Duschenes, Director General, Economic Policy Development Branch, Lands and Economic Development (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Garima Dwivedi, Director General, Resolutions & Partnerships (Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada)
    • Gene Hope, Chief (Acho Dene Koe First Nation)
    • Karl Jacques, Senior Counsel, Operations and Programs (LSU), CIRNAC/ISC Legal Services (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Madeleine Mackenzie, Lawyer, Power Law (Acho Dene Koe First Nation)
    • Leanne Walsh, Director, Fiscal Policy and Investment Readiness (Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Subject matter of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • David Charter, Director, Labour Program (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Dr. Abraham Fuks, Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine, McGill University (As an Individual)
    • Jasmin Guénette, Vice-President, National Affairs (Canadian Federation of Independent Business)
    • Emilie Hayes, Policy Analyst, National Affairs (Canadian Federation of Independent Business)
    • Jerry Dias, National President (Unifor)
    • Navjeet Sidhu, National Representative (Unifor)
    • Sébastien St-Arnaud, Manager, Labour Program (Employment and Social Development Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Subject matter of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Selena Beattie, Executive Director, People Management and Community Engagement, Workplace Policies and Services Sector (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
    • Patrick Borbey, President (Public Service Commission of Canada)
    • Gaveen Cadotte, Vice President, Policy and Communications (Public Service Commission of Canada)
    • Debi Daviau, President (Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada)
    • Sharon DeSousa, National Executive Vice-President (Public Service Alliance of Canada)
    • Seema Lamba, Human Rights Officer (Public Service Alliance of Canada)
    • Jean-Sibert Lapolice, Strategic Engagement and Partnership Lead (Federal Black Employee Caucus)
    • Robert McSheffrey, Director General, Personnel Psychology Centre (Public Service Commission of Canada)
    • Sharon Messerschmidt, Director General, Audit (Public Service Commission of Canada)
    • Michael Morin, Director General, Policy and Strategic Directions (Public Service Commission of Canada)
    • Isabelle Roy, General Counsel and Chief of Labour Relations (Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada)
    • Gisèle Tassé-Goodman, President (Réseau FADOQ)
    • Kristen Underwood, Director General, Income Security and Social Development Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Bill VanGorder, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Policy Officer (Canadian Association of Retired Persons)
    • Tolga Yalkin, Assistant Deputy Minister, Workplace Policies and Services Sector (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Foreign Affairs and International Trade
  • The subject matter of those elements contained in Divisions 6 and 20 of Part 4 of Bill C-30, the Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Cory Anderson, Director, Sanctions Policy and Operations Coordination Division (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Justin Brown, Acting Director General, Financial Crimes Governance and Operations, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Marie-Hélène Cantin, Senior Economist, International Trade Policy Division, International Trade and Finance Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • John Layton, Executive Director, Trade Remedies Division (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Gabriel Ngo, Senior Advisor, Financial Crimes Governance and Operations, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Neelu Shanker, Deputy Director, Operations, Sanctions Policy and Operations Coordination Division (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Raahool Watchmaker, Deputy Director & Senior Counsel, Trade Remedy Law, Trade Law Bureau (JLT) (Global Affairs Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Subject matter of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Benoit Cadieux, Director, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Caroline Cantin, Director, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Pierre Céré, Spokesperson (Conseil national des chômeurs et chômeuses)
    • Catherine Demers, Director General, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Mike MacPhee, Director General, Service Canada (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Kelly Masotti, Vice-President, Advocacy (Canadian Cancer Society)
    • Barbara Moran, Director General, Labour Program (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Mona Nandy, Executive Director, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Stephen Piazza, Senior Manager, Advocacy (Canadian Cancer Society)
    • George Rae, Director, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Sébastien St-Arnaud, Manager, Labour Program (Employment and Social Development Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Banking, Trade and Commerce
  • The subject matter of elements contained in Divisions 1-5, and 7-9 of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Richard Bilodeau, Director General, Financial Institutions Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Anne Butler, Chief External Relations and Legal Officer (Payments Canada)
    • Manuel Dussault, Senior Director, Financial Institutions Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Ron Morrow, Advisor to the Governor (Bank of Canada)
    • Erin O’Brien, Director General, Financial Services Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Scott Talbott, Senior Vice-President, Government Affairs (Electronic Transactions Association)
    • Julie Trépanier, Director, Payments Policy, Financial Systems Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Alexander Vronces, Executive Director (PayTechs of Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Subject matter of Part 4 of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Tara Belanger Zahab, Director, Income Security and Social Development Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Christine Jodoin, Director General, Biologics Manufacturing Centre Project (National Research Council of Canada)
    • Frances McCormick, Executive Director, Labour Program (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Barbara Moran, Director General, Labour Program (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Darryl Patterson, Director General, Biomanufacturing Strategy Implementation Team (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
    • Lorraine Pelot, Director General, Income Security and Social Development Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Charles Philippe Rochon, Senior Analyst, Labour Program (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Stephen Scott, Director General, Policy, Strategy and Performance (National Research Council of Canada)
    • Sébastien St-Arnaud, Manager, Labour Program (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Lori Straznicky, Executive Director, Labour Program (Employment and Social Development Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • The subject matter of those elements contained in Divisions 26, 27 and 37 of Part 4 of Bill C-30
    • The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (Department of Justice Canada)
    • The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, P.C., M.P., President of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs (House of Commons)
    • Joanna Baron, Executive Director (Canadian Constitution Foundation)
    • Yves Côté, Commissioner of Canada Elections (Office of the Commissioner of Canada Elections)
    • Anna Dekker, Acting Deputy Director and Senior Counsel, Judicial Affairs Section (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Marc A. Giroux, Commissioner (Office of the Commissioner for Federal Judicial Affairs)
    • Toby Hoffmann, Acting Director and General Counsel, Judicial Affairs Section (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Manon Paquet, Director, Special Projects, Democratic Institutions Secretariat (Privy Council Office)
    • Stéphane Perrault, Chief Electoral Officer (Elections Canada)
    • Allen Sutherland, Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet (Privy Council Office)
    • Patrick Xavier, Acting Senior Counsel, Judicial Affairs Section (Department of Justice Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
National Finance
  • The subject matter of all of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • Andre Arbour, Acting Director General, Telecommunications and Internet Policy Branch (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
    • Benoit Cadieux, Director, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Suzanne Kennedy, Acting Director General, Federal-Provincial Relations Division, Federal-Provincial Relations and Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Nathalie Lechasseur, Director General, Programs Integration (Infrastructure Canada)
    • Sam Millar, Director General, Corporate Finance, Natural Resources and Environment, Economic Development and Corporate Finance Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Yannick Mondy, Director, Trade and Tariff Policy, International Trade Policy Division, International Trade and Finance Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • James Nicholson, Director, Broadband Policy and Regulatory Frameworks (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
    • Atiq Rahman, Assistant Deputy Minister, Learning Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Omar Rajabali, Director General, Social Policy Division, Federal-Provincial Relations and Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Goran Vragovic, Director General, CARM (Canada Border Services Agency)
    • Steve Watton, Manager, Policy, Canada Small Business Financing Program (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
National Finance
  • The subject matter of all of Bill C-30, Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1
    • François Beaulieu, Expert Advisor, Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Dave Beaulne, Director General, Legislation, Tax Legislation Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Dominic DiFruscio, Senior Advisor, Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Phil King, Director General, Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Maude Lavoie, Director General, Business Income Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Pierre LeBlanc, Director General, Personal Income Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Warren Light, Expert Advisor, Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Trevor McGowan, Director General, Tax Legislation Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Pierre Mercille, Director General, Sales Tax Legislation, Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Aboriginal Peoples
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
    • Dr. Tom Flanagan, Professor, Emeritus of Political Science, University of Calgary (As an Individual)
    • Brenda Gunn, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba (As an Individual)
    • Aluki Kotierk, President (Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated)
    • Drew Lafond, President (Indigenous Bar Association)
    • Mira Levasseur-Moreau, Political and Legal Advisor (Assembly of First Nations of Quebec and Labrador)
    • Dr. Sheryl Lightfoot, Canada Research Chair of Global Indigenous Rights and Politics, University of British Columbia (As an Individual)
    • Dr. Wilton Littlechild (As an Individual)
    • Jason T. Madden, Lawyer and Managing Partner, Pape Salter Teillet LLP (As an Individual)
    • Alexa McClaren, Barrister & Solicitor (Champagne and Aishihik First Nations)
    • Lori Mishibinijima, Board member (Indigenous Bar Association)
    • Val Napoleon, Director, JD/JID program, Associate professor, Law Foundation Chair of Indigenous Justice and Governance, University of Victoria (As an Individual)
    • Pamela Palmater, Chair in Indigenous Governance, Ryerson University (As an Individual)
    • Ghislain Picard, Chief (Assembly of First Nations of Quebec and Labrador)
    • Steve Smith, Chief (Champagne and Aishihik First Nations)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Aboriginal Peoples
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
    • The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, P.C., M.P., Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations (Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada)
    • The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Joel Abram, Grand Chief (Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians)
    • Michael Anderson, UNDRIP Advisor (Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak)
    • Perry Bellegarde, National Chief (Assembly of First Nations)
    • Adam Bond, Manager, Legal Services (Native Women's Association of Canada)
    • David Chartrand, MNC Vice-President and National Spokesperson (Métis National Council)
    • Lynne Groulx, Chief Executive Director (Native Women's Association of Canada)
    • Marla Israel, Director General (Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada)
    • Sandra Leduc, Director and General Counsel, Aboriginal Law Centre (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Brandon MacLeod, Senior Policy Advisor (Métis National Council)
    • Koren Marriott, Senior Counsel, Aboriginal Law Centre, Aboriginal Affairs Portfolio (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Celeste McKay, Consultant (Métis National Council)
    • Tania Monaghan, Legal Advisor (Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami)
    • Natan Obed, President (Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami)
    • Ross Pattee, Assistant Deputy Minister, Implementation Sector (Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada)
    • Laurie Sargent, Assistant Deputy Minister, Aboriginal Affairs Portfolio (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Garrison Settee, Grand Chief (Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak)
    • Dr. Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond (Assembly of First Nations)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
National Finance
  • Main Estimates for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022
    • Keith Conn, Acting Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Brigitte Diogo, Vice-President, Health Sciences and Regional Operations (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Kimberly Elmslie, Vice-President, Immunization Program Branch (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Cindy Evans, Acting Vice-President, Emergency Management (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Claudia Ferland, Director General, Regional Infrastructure Delivery Branch (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Martin Krumins, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Gail Mitchell, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy and Partnerships Sector (Indigenous Services Canada)
    • Candice St-Aubin, Vice-President, Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Branch (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Philippe Thompson, Chief Finances, Results and Delivery Officer (Indigenous Services Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
National Finance
  • Main Estimates for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022
    • Kevin Brosseau, Assistant Deputy Minister, Safety and Security (Transport Canada)
    • Craig Hutton, Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy (Transport Canada)
    • Anuradha Marisetti, Assistant Deputy Minister, Programs (Transport Canada)
    • Ryan Pilgrim, Assistant Deputy Minister, Corporate Services and Chief Financial Officer (Transport Canada)
    • Melanie Tod, Director General, Crown Corporations and Portfolio Governance (Transport Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
National Finance
  • Bill C-14, Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2020
    • The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, P.C., M.P., Minister of Finance (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Dan Kelly, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Federation of Independent Business)
    • Tabatha Bull, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business)
    • Steven Côté, Executive Director, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Alla Drigola, Director, Parliamentary Affairs and SME Policy (Canadian Chamber of Commerce)
    • Hilary Flett, Executive Director, Health Systems and Data Strategic Policy, Covid-19 Testing, Contact Tracing and Data Strategy Secretariat (Health Canada)
    • Susie Grynol, President and Chief Executive Officer (Hotel Association of Canada)
    • Nick Leswick, Assistant Deputy Minister, Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Greg Loyst, Director General, Policy and Regulatory Strategies Directorate (Health Canada)
    • Marie-Pier Martin, Director, Economic Development, Business Income Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Trevor McGowan, Director General, Tax Legislation Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Nicolas Moreau, Director General, Funds Management Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Barbara Motzney, Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy and Strategic Direction (Western Economic Diversification Canada)
    • Daryell Nowlan, Vice President, Policy, Programs and Communications (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency)
    • Atiq Rahman, Assistant Deputy Minister, Learning Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Karen Stewart, Executive Director, Financial Management, Chief Financial Officer Branch (Health Canada)
    • Lesley Taylor, Senior Director, Social Tax Policy, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Jocelyne Voisin, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch (Health Canada)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
National Finance
  • Bill C-14, Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2020
    • Dave Beaulne, Director General, Legislation, Tax Legislation Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Karen Butcher, Director General, Business Returns Directorate, Assessment, Benefit, and Service Branch (Canada Revenue Agency)
    • Steven Côté, Executive Director, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Edward de Sousa, Acting Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer (Health Canada)
    • Monique Frison, Acting Assistant Deputy Minister, Programs and Implementation (Health Canada)
    • Randy Hewlett, Director General, Legislative Policy Directorate, Legislative Policy and Regulatory Affairs Branch (Canada Revenue Agency)
    • Maude Lavoie, Director General, Business Income Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Greg Loyst, Director General, Policy and Regulatory Strategies Directorate (Health Canada)
    • Trevor McGowan, Director General, Tax Legislation Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Nicolas Moreau, Director General, Funds Management Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Barbara Motzney, Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy and Strategic Direction (Western Economic Diversification Canada)
    • Atiq Rahman, Assistant Deputy Minister, Learning Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada)
    • Lesley Taylor, Senior Director, Social Tax Policy, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Jocelyne Voisin, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch (Health Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Banking, Trade and Commerce
  • Study matters relating to banking, trade and commerce generally, as described in rule 12-7(8)
    • Bob Dugan, Chief Economist (Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation)
    • Greg Peterson, Assistant Chief Statistician, Economic Statistics Field (Statistics Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Transport and Communications
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Study matters relating to social affairs, science and technology generally, as described in rule 12-7(9)
    • The Honourable Patty Hajdu, P.C., M.P., Minister of Health (Health Canada)
    • Candice St-Aubin, Vice-President, Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Branch (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Iain Stewart, President (Public Health Agency of Canada)
    • Dr. Michael Strong, President (Canadian Institutes of Health Research)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room B30, Senate of Canada Building [Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Bill S-203, An Act to restrict young persons’ online access to sexually explicit material
    • Dr. Gail Dines (Culture Reframed)
    • Jacqueline Gahagan, Professor, Health Promotion, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Dr. Megan Harrison, Pediatrician and Adolescent Health Physician, CHEO (As an Individual)
    • The Honourable Senator Julie Miville-Dechêne, sponsor of the bill
    • Dr. Jocelyn Monsma Selby, Co-Chair, Global Summit (Connecting to Protect)
    • Murray Perkins, Consultant, Media Regulation and Age-Verification (18North)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting]
Scrutiny of Regulations (Joint)
  • Review of Statutory Instruments
Room C128, Senate of Canada Building and by videoconference [Audio only] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Ethics and Conflict of Interest for Senators
  • Consideration of matters relating to the Ethics and Conflict of Interest Code for Senators
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Fisheries and Oceans
  • Study matters relating to fisheries and oceans generally, as stated in rule 12-7(11)
    • Roger Augustine, Regional Chief (New Brunswick/Prince Edward Island) (Assembly of First Nations)
    • Darlene Bernard, Chief (Lennox Island First Nation)
    • George Ginnish, Chief (Eel Ground First Nation)
    • Darcy Gray, Chief (Listuguj First Nation)
    • Ross Perley, Chief (Tobique First Nation)
    • Paul Prosper, Regional Chief (Nova Scotia/Newfoundland) (Assembly of First Nations)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Human Rights
  • Bill S-204, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (trafficking in human organs)
    • The Honourable Senator Salma Ataullahjan, sponsor of the bill, Senate of Canada (As an Individual)
    • The Honourable David Kilgour, P.C., Representative (International Coalition to End Transplant Abuse in China)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
  • Study matters relating to human rights generally, as stated in rule 12-7(14)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Official Languages
  • Study matters relating to official languages, as stated in rule 12-7(3)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Audio only] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
National Security and Defence
  • Study matters relating to national defence and security generally, including veterans affairs, as stated in rule 12-7(15)
    • Lieutenant-General Wayne Eyre, Acting Chief of the Defence Staff (Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Aboriginal Peoples
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
  • Study matters relating to the Aboriginal Peoples of Canada, as stated in rule 12-7(13)
    • Karen Hogan, Auditor General of Canada (Office of the Auditor General of Canada)
    • Glenn Wheeler, Principal (Office of the Auditor General of Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Subcommittee on Human Resources
  • Examine and report on issues related to human resources in the Senate
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Subcommittee on the Senate Estimates
  • Examine and report on financial matters, including proposed estimates and Senate policies
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
    • Shaila Anwar, Principal Clerk, Committees Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Vanessa Bastos, People, Culture and Inclusion Lead, Human Resources Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Marie-Eve Belzile, Principal Clerk, Committees Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Nathalie Charpentier, Comptroller and Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Finance and Procurement Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Pierre Lanctôt, Chief Financial Officer, Finance and Procurement Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Diane McCullagh, Chief Human Resources Officer (Senate of Canada)
    • The Honourable Senator Lucie Moncion, Chair, Subcommittee on the Senate Estimates (Senate of Canada)
    • Caroline Morency, Director General, Property and Services Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • David Vatcher, Director, Information Services Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • The Honourable Senator David M. Wells, Chair, Standing Committee on Audit and Oversight (Senate of Canada)
    • The Honourable Senator Yuen Pau Woo, Senator (The Senate of Canada)
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Bill C-3, An Act to amend the Judges Act and the Criminal Code
    • Gillian Blackell, Senior Counsel and Team Lead, Criminal Law Policy Section (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Toby Hoffmann, Acting Director and General Counsel, Judicial Affairs Section (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Melissa Moor, Counsel, Judicial Affairs Section (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting]
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Bill S-205, An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act (Parliamentary Visual Artist Laureate)
    • The Honourable Senator Patricia Bovey, sponsor of the bill
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
  • Bill S-223, An Act respecting Kindness Week
    • The Honourable Senator Jim Munson, sponsor of the bill
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Subcommittee on Human Resources
  • Examine and report on issues related to human resources in the Senate
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Bill C-3, An Act to amend the Judges Act and the Criminal Code
    • The Honourable Rona Ambrose, P.C. (As an Individual)
    • Betty Barrett, Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and Social Work, Animal and Interpersonal Abuse Research Group (University of Windsor and Humane Canada)
    • Amy J. Fitzgerald, Professor of Criminology, Animal and Interpersonal Abuse Research Group (University of Windsor and Humane Canada)
    • Amy S. FitzGerald, Executive Director (BC Society of Transition Houses)
    • Olga Houde, Coordinator, Political Analysis (Fédération des maisons d'hébergement pour femmes)
    • Hilla Kerner, Collective Member (Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter)
    • Viviane Michel, President (Quebec Native Women Inc.)
    • Manon Monastesse, Director General (Fédération des maisons d'hébergement pour femmes)
    • Asahni Montgomery, Collective Member (Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter)
    • Léa Serier, Justice and Public Security Coordinator (Quebec Native Women Inc.)
    • Raphael Tachie, President (Canadian Association of Black Lawyers)
    • Diane Tremblay (As an Individual)
Room C128, Senate of Canada Building and by videoconference [Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting]
Subcommittee on the Senate Estimates
  • Review and report on the formula for determining the allocations of caucus/groups and House Officers Budgets
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Ethics and Conflict of Interest for Senators
  • Consideration of matters relating to the Ethics and Conflict of Interest Code for Senators
Room B30, Senate of Canada Building [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Subcommittee on Long Term Vision and Plan
  • Study and report on the program of work for the Long-Term Vision and Plan for the parliamentary precinct
    • Tamara Dolan, Project Coordinator, Heritage and Curatorial Services (Senate of Canada)
    • Carl Dubé, Director General, LTVP, Project Management & Delivery, Parliament Precinct Program, Science and Parliamentary Infrastructure Branch (Public Services and Procurement Canada)
    • Josée Labelle, Director, LTVP & Accommodation (Senate of Canada)
    • Julie Lacroix, Director, Corporate Security Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Caroline Morency, Director General, Property and Services Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Rob Wright, Assistant Deputy Minister, Science and Parliamentary Infrastructure Branch (Public Services and Procurement Canada)
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Subcommittee on the Senate Estimates
  • Review and report on the formula for determining the allocations of caucus/groups and House Officers Budgets
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Audit and Oversight
  • Consider and report on issues relating to the nomination of its external members to the Senate
    • Consideration of a draft budget
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Subcommittee on the Senate Estimates
  • Review and report on the formula for determining the allocations of caucus/groups and House Officers Budgets
    • The Honourable Senator Jane Cordy, Leader (Progressive Senate Group)
    • The Honourable Senator Donald Neil Plett, Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Conservative Party of Canada)
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Selection Committee
  • Examining issues relating to meetings of committees by videoconference or teleconference, and to the coordination and operations of such meetings
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
Ethics and Conflict of Interest for Senators
  • Consideration of matters relating to the Ethics and Conflict of Interest Code for Senators
    • Pierre Legault, Senate Ethics Officer (Office of the Senate Ethics Officer)
    • Deborah Palumbo, Assistant Senate Ethics Officer and General Counsel (Office of the Senate Ethics Officer)
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Subcommittee on Long Term Vision and Plan
  • Study and report on the program of work for the Long-Term Vision and Plan for the parliamentary precinct
    • Shirley Blumberg, Member, Architect (Centre Block Independent Design Review Panel)
    • Michael Brennan, Chief Executive Officer (Royal Architectural Institute of Canada)
    • Rocque Gameiro, Director General, Program, Portfolio and Relationship Management, Science and Parliamentary Infrastructure Branch (Public Services and Procurement Canada)
    • Jennifer Garrett, Director General, Centre Block Rehabilitation Program, Science and Parliamentary Infrastructure Branch (Public Services and Procurement Canada)
    • Josée Labelle, Director, LTVP & Accommodation (Senate of Canada)
    • Julie Lacroix, Director, Corporate Security Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Anya Lisowski, Director General, Strategic Engagement and Change Management Sector (Public Services and Procurement Canada)
    • Caroline Morency, Director General, Property and Services Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Peter Rugeirro, Design Principal (CENTRUS)
    • Rob Wright, Assistant Deputy Minister, Science and Parliamentary Infrastructure Branch (Public Services and Procurement Canada)
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Subcommittee on the Senate Estimates
  • Examine and report on financial matters, including proposed estimates and Senate policies
    • Assia Billig, Chief Actuary (Office of the Chief Actuary)
    • Simon Crabtree, Executive Director, Pension Policy and Programs (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
    • Deborah Elder, Senior Director, Pension Policy and Stakeholder Relations (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
    • Laurence Frappier, Managing Director, Public Pension & Insurance Programs (Office of the Chief Actuary)
    • Nadine Labrie, Director, Financial Analysis Group (Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat)
    • François Lemire, Director, Public Pensions (Office of the Chief Actuary)
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Subcommittee on Human Resources
  • Examine and report on issues related to human resources in the Senate
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Bill C-3, An Act to amend the Judges Act and the Criminal Code
    • Paul J. Calarco, Member, Criminal Justice Section (Canadian Bar Association)
    • Annamaria Enenajor, Criminal Defence Lawyer (Criminal Lawyers Association)
    • Jocelyn W. Formsma, Executive Director (National Association of Friendship Centres)
    • The Honourable C. Adèle Kent, Chief Judicial Officer (National Judicial Institute)
    • Fo Niemi, Director General (Center for Research-Action on Race Relations)
    • Megan Savard, Criminal Defence Lawyer, CLA Director (Criminal Lawyers Association)
    • Christopher Sheppard, President (National Association of Friendship Centres)
    • Jean Teillet (Indigenous Bar Association)
Room C128, Senate of Canada Building and by videoconference [Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
National Finance
  • Supplementary Estimates (C) for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2021
    • Consideration of a draft report
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Bill C-3, An Act to amend the Judges Act and the Criminal Code
    • The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Gillian Blackell, Senior Counsel and Team Lead, Criminal Law Policy Section (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Nathalie G. Drouin, Deputy Minister of Justice and Deputy Attorney General of Canada (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Toby Hoffmann, Acting Director and General Counsel, Judicial Affairs Section (Department of Justice Canada)
    • Melissa Moor, Counsel, Judicial Affairs Section (Department of Justice Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
    • Martine Bergeron, Manager of Procurement, Finance and Procurement Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Nathalie Charpentier, Comptroller and Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Finance and Procurement Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Francis Drouin, Member of Parliament, Glengarry—Prescott—Russell, Ontario (House of Commons)
    • Pierre Lanctôt, Chief Financial Officer, Finance and Procurement Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • Jeremy LeBlanc, Acting Clerk Assistant and Director General (International and Interparliamentary Affairs)
    • The Honourable Senator Lucie Moncion, Chair, Subcommittee on the Senate Estimates (Senate of Canada)
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
Room C128, Senate of Canada Building and by videoconference [Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Ethics and Conflict of Interest for Senators
  • Consideration of matters relating to the Ethics and Conflict of Interest Code for Senators
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
Subcommittee on Communications
  • Examine and report on issues related to Senate communications
By videoconference [Link to the notice of this meeting]
In Camera
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