Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional
Second Session Thirty-fifth Parliament, 1996
Chair: The Honourable SHARON CARSTAIRS
Tuesday, June 25, 1996
Issue No. 21
Third Proceedings on: Consideration of the resolution to amend the
Constitution of Canada, Term 17 of the Terms of Union of Newfoundland with
For Term 17, Newfoundland resolution:
From the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops:
Most Reverend Francis J. Spence, Archbishop of Kingston; President, Canadian
Conference of Catholic Bishops;
Most Reverend Henri Goudreault, OMI, Bishop of Labrador City-Schefferville;
Co-Treasurer, Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops;
Mr. Peter Lauwers, Legal Counsel;
Mr. Michael Harrington, Legal Counsel.
From the Canadian Catholic School Trustees' Association:
Betty Mosely-Williams, Vice-President;
Peter Lauwers, Lawyer.
From the Ontario Separate School Trustees' Association:
Patrick Daly, President;
Peter Lauwers, Legal Counsel.
From the Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association:
Paul Cavalluzzo, Lawyer;
Jim Smith, Vice President.
From the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada:
Bruce Clemenger, Director of National Affairs;
Danielle Shaw, Policy Coordinator;
Dr. Glenn Smith, Chair, Taskforce on Education.
Dr. Robert Carney, Department of Educational Policy Studies, University of
From the Ottawa Board of Education:
Linda Hunter, Chairperson.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
The Honourable Sharon Carstairs, Chair
The Honourable C. William Doody, Acting Deputy Chairman
The Honourable Senators:
Beaudoin, Cogger, * Fairbairn, P.C. (or Graham), Gigantès, Jessiman,
Lewis, * Lynch-Staunton (or Berntson), Milne, Nolin, Pearson, Petten, Rompkey,
* Ex Officio Members