Health Minister on Rapid Tests, COVID-19 Study Motion – October 27, 2020

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Health Minister on Rapid Tests, COVID-19 Study Motion – October 27, 2020

Federal Health Minister Patty Hajdu speaks with reporters on Parliament Hill following question period. She provides an update on the availability and distribution of COVID-19 tests in Canada and responds to questions about the passage of the Conservative motion for the release of documents related to the federal government’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. Conservative health critic Michelle Rempel Garner introduced a motion calling on the House of Commons health committee to undertake a wide-ranging study of the government’s response to COVID-19. Opposition parties passed the amended motion 176 to 152 on October 26. (no interpretation)