Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources

First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98

Chairman: The Honourable RONALD D. GHITTER


Tuesday, October 6, 1998

Issue No. 10

First and second meetings on: Consideration of Bill C-29, An Act to establish the Parks Canada Agency and to amend other Acts as a consequence


WITNESSES:

Morning sitting:

From the Department of Canadian Heritage:

Tom Lee, Assistant Deputy Minister, Parks Canada;

Wendy Bergeron, Director, Human Resources National Office;

Mike Fay, Director, Strategic Business Services, Strategy and Plans Directorate;

Laurent Tremblay, Executive Director for Quebec;

Henry Schultz, Legal Counsel, Department of Justice.

From the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPS):

Steve Hindle, President;

Blair Stannard, Vice-President.

Afternoon sitting:

As an individual:

Robert Page, Former Chair of the Banff-Bow Valley Task Force.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Ronald D. Ghitter, Chairman

The Honourable Nicholas W. Taylor, Deputy Chairman

and

The Honourable Senators:

Adams, Buchanan, P.C., Butts, Cochrane, Fitzpatrick, * Graham, P.C. (or Carstairs), Gustafson, Kenny, Kroft, * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella (acting)), Maloney, Spivak

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)

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 Gustafson substituted for that of the Honourable Senator St. Germain (September 23, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Maloney substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Hays (October 5, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Kroft substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Chalifoux (October 5, 1998).