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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Human Rights

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

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Issue No. 22

Seventeenth and eighteenth meetings:
Study on the issues relating to the human rights of prisoners in the correctional system


Wednesday, October 25, 2017

African Canadian Legal Clinic:

Tamara Thomas, Policy and Research Lawyer;

Matthew Boissonneault, Research Student.

As an individual:

Robert Wright (by video conference).

Alliance Jeunesse-Famille de l'Alberta Society:

Luketa M'Pindou, Executive Director (by video conference).

Afro-Canadian Center of Wellness and Prevention of Alberta:

Jacques Kanku, Project Coordinator (by video conference).

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Citizen Advocacy Ottawa:

Nancy Lockwood, Program Manager, Fetal Alcohol Resource Program.

Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre:

Dr. J. Paul Fedoroff, Director, Sexual Behaviours Clinic.

Canadian Academy of Psychiatry and the Law:

Dr. Brad Booth, Vice President.


The Honourable Senators:

Andreychuk, Ataullahjan, Bernard, Brazeau, Eaton, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare), Hartling, Martin, McPhedran, Munson, Ngo, Pate, *Smith (or Martin)

*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 Brazeau replaced the Honourable Senator Omidvar (October 31, 2017).