Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Agriculture and Forestry

First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98

Chairman: The Honourable LEONARD J. GUSTAFSON

Thursday, February 19, 1998 Thursday, February 26, 1998

Issue No. 3

Future Business of the Committee and First meeting on: Bill C-4, An Act to amend the Canadian Wheat Board and to make consequential amendments to other Acts


The Honourable Ralph E. Goodale, P.C., M.P., Minister of Natural Resources and Minister responsible for the Canadian Wheat Board


From the Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada:

Mr. Howard Migie, Director General, Adaption and Grain Policy Directorate, Policy Branch;

Mr. Don Adnam, Deputy Director, International Markets Analysis, Grains and Oilseed Division, International Markets Bureau, Market and Industry Services Branch.


The Honourable Leonard J. Gustafson, Chairman

The Honourable Eugene Whelan, Deputy Chairman


The Honourable Senators:

Callbeck, Chalifoux, * Graham, P.C. (or Carstairs) Hays, * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella (acting)), Rivest, Robichaud, P.C. (Saint-Louis-de-Kent), Rossiter, Sparrow, Spivak, Stratton, Taylor

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)

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

The name of the Honourable Senator Bryden was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Chalifoux (February 26, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Callbeck was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Bonnell (February 27, 1998).