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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, 2015-16-17-18

Chair: The Honourable CHANTAL PETITCLERC

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Issue No. 48

Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)

Fifteenth and sixteenth meetings:
Examine and report on issues relating to social affairs, science and technology generally


Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Crisis Services Canada:

Elizabeth Newcombe, Board Member (by video conference).

Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention:

Nancy Moreau Battaglia, Board Member (by video conference).

Thursday, October 25, 2018

College of Family Physicians of Canada:

Dr. Francine Lemire, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer.

Canadian Paediatric Society:

Dr. Daphne Korczak, Chair, Mental Health Strategic Task Force (by video conference).


The Honourable Chantal Petitclerc, Chair

The Honourable Judith G. Seidman, Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

Cordy, Dasko, *Day (or Mercer), Doyle, Eaton, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare) (or Mitchell), Manning, Mégie, Mockler, Munson, Omidvar, Ravalia, *Smith (or Martin), *Woo (or Saint-Germain)

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

Changes in membership of the committee:

Pursuant to rule 12-5 and to the order of the Senate of November 7, 2017, membership of the committee was amended as follows:

The Honourable Senator Mockler replaced the Honourable Senator Poirier (October 25, 2018).

The Honourable Senator Poirier replaced the Honourable Senator Marshall (October 25, 2018).

The Honourable Senator Mégie replaced the Honourable Senator Deacon (Ontario) (October 25, 2018).

The Honourable Senator Deacon (Ontario) replaced the Honourable Senator Mégie (October 24, 2018).

The Honourable Senator Marshall replaced the Honourable Senator Poirier (October 22, 2018).

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