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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Human Rights

First Session, Forty-second Parliament, 2015-16-17

Chair: The Honourable JIM MUNSON


Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Issue No. 16

First meeting:

Study the issues relating to human rights and, inter alia, to review the machinery of government dealing with Canada's international and national human rights obligations

and

Sixth and seventh meetings:

Study on the issues relating to the human rights of prisoners in the correctional system

INCLUDING:
THE SIXTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Special study budget 2017-18 — The human rights of prisoners in the correctional system)


WITNESSES

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Export Development Canada:

Christopher Pullen, Director, Environmental Advisory Services.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Parole Board of Canada:

Suzanne Brisebois, Director General, Policy & Operations;

Michelle Van De Bogart, Regional Director General, Prairies Region.

St. Leonard's Society of Canada:

Anita Desai, Executive Director;

Rick Sauvé, Lifeline In-Reach Worker, Collaborative Lifeline Program.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Jim Munson, Chair

The Honourable Salma Ataullahjan, Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Andreychuk, Bernard, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare), Hartling, Hubley, Martin, McPhedran, Ngo, Omidvar, Pate, *Smith (or Martin), Unger

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

Change in membership of the committee:

Pursuant to rule 12-5 and to the order of the Senate of December 7, 2016, membership of the committee was amended as follows:

The Honourable Senator Andreychuk replaced the Honourable Senator Maltais (March 8, 2017).