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SOCI - Standing Committee

Social Affairs, Science and Technology

Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Social Affairs, Science and Technology

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


Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Thursday, October 26, 2017

Issue No. 31

Third and fourth meetings:
Bill C-277, An Act providing for the development of a framework on palliative care in Canada


First meeting:
Bill S-218, An Act respecting Latin American Heritage Month


Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Canadian Cancer Society:

Kelly Masotti, Director, Public Issues;

Shawn Chirrey, Senior Manager.

Alzheimer Society of Canada:

Pauline Tardif, Chief Executive Officer.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

The Honourable Senator Tobias C. Jr. Enverga, Jr., sponsor of the bill;

The Honourable Senator Rosa Galvez.


The Honourable Kelvin Kenneth Ogilvie, Chair

The Honourable Art Eggleton, P.C., Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

Cordy, Cormier, Day, Eaton, Frum, Griffin, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare), Hartling, Mégie, Omidvar, Petitclerc, Raine, Seidman, *Smith (or Martin), Stewart Olsen

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

Changes 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 Griffin replaced the Honourable Senator Richards (October 26, 2017).

The Honourable Senator Richards replaced the Honourable Senator Dean (October 25, 2017).

The Honourable Senator Eaton replaced the Honourable Senator Neufeld (October 24, 2017).

The Honourable Senator Neufeld replaced the Honourable Senator Eaton (October 23, 2017).

The Honourable Senator Frum replaced the Honourable Senator Doyle (October 23, 2017).

The Honourable Senator Raine replaced the Honourable Senator Poirier (October 23, 2017).

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