Fisheries Minister Bernadette Jordan heads to FISHERIES AND OCEANS to debate Mi’kmaq treaty fishing rights, with a full contingent of senior officers, together with Deputy Minister Timothy Sargent, additionally anticipated to be in attendance. (3:30 – 5:30 PM)
GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS members are set to start reviewing the controversial choice to award a $6.8 million contract to supply safety gear to Canadian embassies to Beijing-based Nuctech, an organization with shut ties to the Chinese language authorities, with a briefing from Communications Safety Institution director-general Michele Mullen, who will seem alongside officers from public works and overseas affairs. (3:30 – 5:30 PM)
Over at PUBLIC SECURITY, MPs proceed to look at systemic racism in policing with testimony from the Nationwide Affiliation of Friendship Centres, the Atlantic Coverage Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat and Michèle Audette, who beforehand served as head of the Native Girls’s Affiliation of Canada. (3:30 – 5:30)
Additionally on the Home committee circuit:
- CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION holds a panel dialogue on the affect of the pandemic on Canada’s immigration system. (3:30 – 5:30 PM)
- Representatives from the Royal Canadian Legion, the Union of Veterans’ Affairs Staff and Wounded Warriors Canada share their respective views on the backlog of incapacity profit claims with VETERANS AFFAIRS members. (3:30 – 5:30 PM)
- ENVIRONMENT members assemble to elect a brand new chair within the wake of the abrupt departure of Yasmin Ratansi, who left the Liberal caucus earlier this month after media reviews revealed that she had been using her sister at her constituency workplace in violation of Home guidelines forbidding MPs from placing siblings on the general public payroll. (3:30 – 5:30 PM)
Lastly, with the Higher Home having lastly ended a long-running deadlock over whether or not to permit committees to satisfy by way of webcam throughout he pandemic, three committees are set to carry organizational conferences right this moment: LEGAL AND CONSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS, OFFICIAL LANGUAGES and TRANPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS.
Committee highlights courtesy of our associates at iPoliticsINTEL.
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