Proceedings of the Subcommittee on
Issue No. 11 - Minutes of Proceedings - March 21, 2018
OTTAWA, Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The Subcommittee on Veterans Affairs met this day at 12:02 p.m., in room 2, Victoria Building, the chair, the
Honourable Jean-Guy Dagenais, presiding.
Members of the subcommittee present: The Honourable Senators Boniface, Dagenais, McIntyre and Richards (4).
Other senator present: The Honourable Senator Wallin (1).
In attendance: Isabelle Lafontaine-Emond, Analyst, Parliamentary Information and Research Services, Library of
Also present: The official reporters of the Senate.
Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Monday, February 1, 2016, the subcommittee
continued its study on the services and benefits provided to members of the Canadian Forces; to veterans; to members
and former members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and their families. (For complete text of the order of
reference, see proceedings of the subcommittee, Issue No. 2.)
The Honourable Seamus O'Regan, P.C., M.P., Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National
Veterans Affairs Canada:
General (Ret'd) W. J. Natynczyk, Deputy Minister.
The chair made a statement.
The minister made a statement and, together with General Natynczyk, answered questions.
At 1:20 p.m., the subcommittee adjourned to the call of the chair.
Clerk of the Subcommittee