Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry

Second Session Thirty-fifth Parliament, 1996-97

Chairman: The Honourable LEONARD J. GUSTAFSON


Tuesday, March 4, 1997

Issue No. 11

Second meeting on: Examination of Bill C-60, an Act to establish the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and to repeal and amend other Acts as a consequence


WITNESSES:

From the Canadian Federation of Agriculture:

Mr. Jack Wilkinson, President;

Ms Sally Rutherford, Executive Director.

From Agriculture Union -- PSAC:

Mr. Larry R. Leng, National President.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Leonard J. Gustafson, Chairman

The Honourable Daniel Hays, Deputy Chairman

and

The Honourable Senators:

Anderson, Bosa, Charbonneau, *Fairbairn, P.C. (or Graham), Kenny, *Lynch-Staunton (or Berntson), Rossiter, St. Germain, Sparrow, Spivak, Stanbury, Taylor

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)

Changes in the membership of the committee:

Pursuant to Rule 85(4), membership of the Committee was amended as follows:

The name of the Honourable Senator Hays substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Maheu (February 25, 1997).

The name of the Honourable Senator Stanbury substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Pearson (March 4, 1997).

The name of the Honourable Senator Bosa substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Landry (March 4, 1997).

The name of the Honourable Senator Kenny substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Riel (March 4, 1997).