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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 16
Friday, September 23, 2022, 8:46 a.m. to 10:44 a.m.
Hon. Yonah Martin, Joint Chair
Hon. Marc Garneau, Joint Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Dana Phillips, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
As an individual
• Ellen Cohen, National Coordinator Advocate, National Mental Health Inclusion Network
• Justine Dembo, Psychiatrist, Medical Assistance in Dying assesor
• Natalie Le Sage, Physician, Clinical Researcher and Medical Assistance in Dying Provider
• Cornelia Wieman, Psychiatrist
Association des médecins psychiatres du Québec
• Guillaume Barbès-Morin, Psychiatrist
Pursuant to the orders of reference from the House of Commons on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 and from the Senate on Thursday, March 31, 2022, and subsection 5(1) of An Act to amend the Criminal Code (medical assistance in dying), the committee resumed the statutory review of the Act.

Ellen Cohen, Guillaume Barbès-Morin and Cornelia made statements and answered questions.

At 9:50 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:52 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Justin Dembo and Natalie Le Sage made statements and answered questions.

At 10:44 a.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Wassim Bouanani,
Chantal Cardinal
Joint clerks of the committee