Immigration and Public Safety (Joint Meeting) – Sept. 28, 2017

In Committee from the House of Commons

Immigration and Public Safety (Joint Meeting) – Sept. 28, 2017

The immigration and public safety committees hold a rare joint meeting on asylum seekers irregularly entering Canada from the United States. Witnesses discuss the federal response to manage the influx of asylum seekers in the Quebec area.

MPs hear from senior officials Patrick Tanguy (Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness) Joanne Crampton (RCMP), Jacques Cloutier (Canada Border Services Agency), and Michael MacDonald, Paul MacKinnon, and Louis Dumas (all from the Department of Citizenship and Immigration).