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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Aboriginal Peoples

First Session, Forty-second Parliament, 2015-16

Chair: The Honourable LILLIAN EVA DYCK


Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Issue No. 9

Fifteenth and sixteenth meetings:

Study on best practices and on-going challenges relating to housing in First Nation and Inuit communities in Nunavut, Nunavik, Nunatsiavut and the Northwest Territories

and

Third meeting:

Study on the federal government's constitutional, treaty, political and legal responsibilities to First Nations, Inuit and Metis peoples


WITNESSES

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Nordregio:

Rasmus Ole Rasmussen, Senior Research Fellow, Specialised in regional development, regional analysis, statistical analysis, GIS, Arctic and Northern regions (by video conference);

Ryan Weber, Senior Research Advisor (by video conference).

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Nunatsiavut Government:

Kate Mitchell, First Minister;

Johannes Lampe, President;

Toby Anderson, Deputy Minister, Nunatsiavut Affairs;

Isabella Pain, Nunatsiavut Affairs.

Torngat Regional Housing Association:

William Lucy, Program Coordinator;

Richard Boase, Inspector.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Lillian Eva Dyck, Chair

The Honourable Dennis Glen Patterson, Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

        Beyak, *Carignan, P.C. (or Martin), Enverga, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare), Lovelace Nicholas, Martin, Moore, Oh, Raine, Sibbeston, Tannas

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

Changes in membership of the committee:

Pursuant to rule 12-5, membership of the committee was amended as follows:

The Honourable Senator Martin was added to the membership (June 8, 2016).

The Honourable Senator Oh was added to the membership (June 8, 2016).

The Honourable Senator Beyak replaced the Honourable Senator Ataullahjan (June 7, 2016).

The Honourable Senator Ataullahjan replaced the Honourable Senator Beyak (June 6, 2016).

The Honourable Senator Beyak replaced the Honourable Senator Oh (June 2, 2016).