Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Science and Technology
Second Session Thirty-fifth Parliament, 1996
Chair: The Honourable MABEL M. DeWARE
Tuesday, June 4, 1996
Issue No. 5
Second and Third Proceedings on:
Bill C-12, An Act respecting
employment insurance in Canada
Tuesday, June 4, 1996 - Morning Meeting:
From the New Democratic Party of Canada:
Alexa McDonough, Leader;
Chris Axworthy, M.P.
From the Government of the Northwest Territories:
Honourable Manitok Thompson, Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs;
Conrad Pilon, Assistant Deputy Minister of Education, Culture and Employment.
Tuesday, June 4, 1996 - Evening Meeting:
From the Canadian Construction Association:
Brian Scroggs, Chairman of the Board;
Michael Atkinson, President;
John DeVries, Vice-President.
From the National Anti-Poverty Organization:
Lynne Toupin, Executive Director;
François Dumaine, Assistant
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
The Honourable Mabel M. DeWare, Chair
The Honourable Peter
Bosa, Deputy Chair
The Honourable Senators:
Cools, *Fairbairn, P.C. (or Graham), Haidasz, Landry, Lavoie-Roux, Losier-Cool,
*Lynch-Staunton (or Berntson), Murray, Phillips, Rompkey, P.C., Simard,
* Ex Officio Members
Change in Membership of the Committee
Pursuant to Rule 85(4), membership of the Committee was amended as follows:
The name of the Honourable Senator Landry substituted for that of the Honourable
Senator Gigantès (June 4, 1996).
The name of the Honourable Senator Stollery substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Petten (June 4, 1996).
The name of the Honourable Senator Simard substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Cohen (June 4, 1996).