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The Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights studies the bills, policies, programs and spending of the Department of Justice and the six federal agencies related to its portfolio.
41st Parliament, 1st Session (June 2, 2011 - September 13, 2013) Current Session
On April 21, 2016, the House concurred in the Eighth Report of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, thereby amending Standing Order 104(2) and changing the name of the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development (AANO) to the Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs (INAN).

Summary of Work

41st Parliament, 1st Session

The Committee undertook over
32 studies and activities
categorized as follows:
20Bills
4Studies related to Estimates
3Self-Initiated Studies
1Study initiated by other orders of reference from the House
4Activities
Following these studies, the Committee presented
25 reports
to the House, including:
21following studies related to Bills
3following studies related to Estimates
1following a Self-Initiated Study
0following studies initiated by other orders of reference from the House
0 related to Activities work
To do so, the Committee held
78 meetings