Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Legal and Constitutional Affairs

First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98

Chairman: The Honourable LORNA MILNE


Thursday, March 12, 1998

Issue No. 19

Seventh meeting on: Examination of Bill C-220, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Copyright Act (profit from authorship respecting a crime)


WITNESSES:

Mr. Clayton Ruby, Lawyer.

Ms Kim Pate, National Director, Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies.

Mr. Tom Wappel, M.P., Sponsor of the bill.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Lorna Milne, Chairman

The Honourable Michel Cogger, Deputy Chairman

and

The Honourable Senators:

Beaudoin, Bryden, Gigantès, * Graham, P.C. (or Carstairs), Jessiman, Joyal, P.C., Lewis, * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella (accting)), Moore, Nolin, Rossiter, Watt

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)

Changes in membership oif the committee:

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

The name of the Honourable Senator Bryden substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Moore (February 27, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Moore substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Pépin (March 12, 1998).