|REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE||THURSDAY, November 24, 2005|
The Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs
has the honour to present its
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.
PETER A. STOLLERY
Bill C-25, An Act Governing the
Operation of Remote Sensing
Observations of the Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs
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.