Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Legal and Constitutional Affairs

First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98

Chairman: The Honourable LORNA MILNE


Wednesday, June 17, 1998

Issue No. 29

First and only meeting on: Examination of Bill S-15, An Act respecting the declaration of Royal Assent by the Governor General in the Queen's name to bills passed by the Houses of Parliament

INCLUDING: THE ELEVENTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE (Bill C-220) An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Copyright Act (profit from authorship respecting a crime)


WITNESSES:

On Bill S-15:

The Honourable John Lynch-Staunton, Sponsor of the bill.

From The Monarchist League of Canada:

Mr. John Aimers, Dominion Chairman.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Lorna Milne, Chairman

The Honourable Pierre Claude Nolin, Acting Deputy Chairman

and

The Honourable Senators:

Bolduc, Bryden, Buchanan, P.C., Doody, Gigantès, Grafstein, * Graham, P.C., (or Carstairs), Joyal, P.C., Lavoie-Roux, Lewis, * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella (acting)), Moore

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)

Changes in membership of the committee:

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

The name of the Honourable Senator Joyal was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Fitzpatrick (June 12, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Milne was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Chalifoux (June 12, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator DeWare was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Cohen (June 16, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Bolduc was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Jessiman (June 17, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Lavoie-Roux was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator DeWare (June 17, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Doody was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Beaudoin (June 17, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Buchanan was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Kinsella (June 17, 1998).

The name of the Honourable Senator Grafstein was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Watt (June 17, 1998).