THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON SOCIAL AFFAIRS, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
ORDER OF REFERENCE
Extract from the Journals of the Senate of Thursday, June 3, 2021:
The Honourable Senator Petitclerc moved, seconded by the Honourable Senator Woo:
That the Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology be authorized to examine and report on the government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including the impact of the pandemic on vulnerable groups and the scientific research on COVID-19;
That, in particular, the committee examine the specific effects of the pandemic on Indigenous peoples, racialized communities, and people with disabilities;
That the papers and evidence received and taken and the work accomplished by the committee on this subject during the First Session of the Forty-third Parliament be referred to the committee; and
That the committee submit its final report no later than June 18, 2021.
The question being put on the motion, it was adopted.