Evidence of meeting #50 for Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities in the 40th Parliament, 3rd Session. (The original version is on Parliament’s site, as are the minutes.) The winning word was board.

A recording is available from Parliament.

On the agenda

MPs speaking

Also speaking

  • Paul Thompson  Assistant Deputy Minister, Processing and Payment Services Branch, Service Canada
  • Éric Giguère  Director, Employment Insurance Appeal Division, Service Canada

12:30 p.m.

Liberal

Michael Savage Dartmouth—Cole Harbour, NS

I have a quick question.

We have the minister on Thursday. Will that be a televised meeting, as is usually the case?

12:30 p.m.

Conservative

The Chair Candice Bergen

I think that according to the Standing Orders it is, yes.

12:30 p.m.

Liberal

Michael Savage Dartmouth—Cole Harbour, NS

Thank you.

12:30 p.m.

Conservative

The Chair Candice Bergen

Go ahead, Mr. Lessard.

12:30 p.m.

Bloc

Yves Lessard Chambly—Borduas, QC

How much time had we scheduled with the minister? Was it one hour or two?

12:30 p.m.

Conservative

The Chair Candice Bergen

She will be here for the first hour to answer questions on Mr. Savage's motion. For the second hour, she will be here to talk about the main estimates.

12:30 p.m.

Bloc

Yves Lessard Chambly—Borduas, QC

So she will be here for the two hours.

12:30 p.m.

Conservative

The Chair Candice Bergen

Yes, that will be with Minister Finley. She will be here for two hours on Thursday.

12:30 p.m.

An hon. member

Will it be at Centre Block?

12:30 p.m.

Conservative

The Chair Candice Bergen

Just check your committee room location for Thursday.

Okay, then, we'll proceed with planning for next week.

Is there anything else?

12:35 p.m.

Conservative

Maurice Vellacott Saskatoon—Wanuskewin, SK

This letter, did you...?

12:35 p.m.

Conservative

The Chair Candice Bergen

Madame Folco had one suggestion on the letter. I took that into consideration.

12:35 p.m.

Conservative

Maurice Vellacott Saskatoon—Wanuskewin, SK

It was the second-last sentence of the third paragraph.

12:35 p.m.

Conservative

The Chair Candice Bergen

Good. Thank you very much.

The meeting is adjourned.