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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 23
Thursday, August 4, 2022, 1:03 p.m. to 3:18 p.m.
Marty Morantz, Vice-Chair (Conservative)

• James Bezan for Hon. Michael D. Chong (Conservative)
• Ron Liepert for Ziad Aboultaif (Conservative)
• Maninder Sidhu for Hon. Robert Oliphant (Liberal)
• Francesco Sorbara for Hon. Hedy Fry (Liberal)
Library of Parliament
• Allison Goody, Analyst
• Billy Joe Siekierski, Analyst
• Hon. Mélanie Joly, P.C., M.P., Minister of Foreign Affairs
• Hon. Jonathan Wilkinson, P.C., M.P., Minister of Natural Resources
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
• Marta Morgan, Deputy Minister, Foreign Affairs
• Heidi Kutz, Acting Assistant Deputy Minister, Europe, Arctic, Middle East & Maghreb
• Lynn McDonald, Director General, International Economic Policy
Department of Natural Resources
• John Hannaford, Deputy Minister
• Nada Vrany, Director General, Petroleum Resources Branch
Ukrainian Canadian Congress
• Alexandra Chyczij, President
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Friday, July 15, 2022, the committee commenced its study of the Export of Russian Gazprom Turbines.

The Ministers made statements and answered questions.

At 1:15 p.m., Stéphane Bergeron took the Chair.

At 1:23 p.m., Marty Morantz took the Chair.

Garnett Genuis gave notice of the following motion:

The committee request that all documents in the possession of the government of Canada related to the assessed risk to non-Canadians employed at Canadian diplomatic missions in Ukraine at any time in the last 18 months be provided to the committee within 30 days of the adoption of this motion.

At 2:35 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 2:36 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Alexandra Chyczif made a statement and answered questions.

At 2:14 p.m., Stéphane Bergeron took the Chair.

At 2:19 p.m., Marty Morantz took the Chair.


James Bezan moved, — That the committee invite the Ukrainian Canadian Congress back to answer additional questions on the matter currently before the committee for an additional hour before Saturday, August 20, 2022.

Debate arose thereon.


Rachel Bendayan moved, — That the debate be now adjourned.

The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to on the following recorded division:

YEAS: Rachel Bendayan, Stéphane Bergeron, Ali Ehsassi, Randeep Sarai, Maninder Sidhu, Sameer Zuberi — 6;

NAYS: James Bezan, Garnett Genuis, Ron Liepert, Heather McPherson — 4.

At 3:18 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Jean-François Pagé
Committee clerk