Canadian House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights

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The House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights (JUST) is a standing committee of the Canadian House of Commons.

Mandate[edit]

  • The mandate and management of Department of Justice and its subsidiary agencies:
    • The Canadian Human Rights Commission
    • The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal
    • The Office of the Commissioner for Federal Judicial Affairs of Canada
    • The Courts Administration Service
    • The Public Prosecution Service of Canada
    • The Supreme Court of Canada
  • The state of organized crime in Canada
  • Consideration of amendments to the Criminal Code of Canada

Membership[edit]

Party Member Riding
  Liberal Anthony Housefather, Chair Mount Royal, QC
  Liberal Chris Bittle St. Catharines, ON
  Liberal Randy Boissonnault Edmonton Centre, AB
  Liberal Colin Fraser West Nova, NS
  Liberal Iqra Khalid Mississauga—Erin Mills, ON
  Liberal Ron McKinnon Coquitlam—Port Coquitlam, ON
  Conservative Ted Falk, Vice-Chair Provencher, MB
  Conservative Michael Cooper St. Albert—Edmonton, AB
  Conservative Rob Nicholson Niagara Falls, ON
  New Democratic Alistair MacGregor, Vice-Chair Cowichan—Malahat—Langford, BC

Subcommittees[edit]

  • Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure (SJUS)
  • Subcommittee on the Review of the Report on Organized Crime in Canada (SRRO)

References[edit]

Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights (JUST)