REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE THURSDAY, November 24, 2005

The Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs

has the honour to present its

NINTH REPORT


Your Committee, to which was referred Bill C-25, An Act Governing the Operation of Remote Sensing Space Systems, has, in obedience to the Order of Reference of Tuesday, November 1, 2005, examined the said Bill and now reports the same without amendment. 

Attached as an appendix to this Report are the observations of your Committee on Bill C-25.

Respectfully submitted,

PETER A. STOLLERY
Chair


APPENDIX

Bill C-25, An Act Governing the
Operation of Remote Sensing
Space Systems

Observations of the Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affair

The Committee was advised by officials that it was not the purpose of clause 22 of the Act to second the use of a private sector satellite such as RADARSAT2 without appropriate compensation.  


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