Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Issue 5 - Minutes of Proceedings - April 13, 2016
OTTAWA, Wednesday, April 13, 2016
The Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples met in camera this day at
6:51 p.m., in room 160-S, Centre Block, the deputy chair, the Honourable Dennis
Glen Patterson, presiding.
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Enverga,
Moore, Patterson and Raine (4).
In attendance: Brittany Collier and Alexandre Lavoie, Analysts,
Parliamentary Information and Research Service, Library of Parliament.
Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Thursday,
February 18, 2016, the committee continued its study on best practices and
on-going challenges relating to housing in First Nation and Inuit communities in
Nunavut, Nunavik, Nunatsiavut and the Northwest Territories. (For the
complete text of the order of reference, see proceedings of the committee, Issue
It was agreed that senators' staff be allowed to stay in the room.
Pursuant to rule 12-16(1)(d), the committee considered a draft agenda (future
At 8:27 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.