Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Legal and Constitutional Affairs

First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98

Chairman: The Honourable LORNA MILNE


Tuesday, October 6, 1998

Issue No. 34

Fourth meeting on: Bill C-37, An Act to amend the Judges Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

and

Second meeting on: Bill C-25, An Act to amend the National Defence Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts


APPEARING:

The Hon. Arthur Eggleton, M.P., P.C., Minister of National Defence


WITNESSES:

On Bill C-37

As individuals:

Professor Jamie Cameron, Osgoode Hall Law School;

Ms Barbara Thompson, Lawyer.

On Bill C-25

From the Department of National Defence:

Brigadier-General J. Pitzul, Judge Advocate General (JAG);

Lieutenant-Colonel Alex Weatherston, Judge Advocate General (JAG), National Defence Act Amendment Team.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Lorna Milne, Chairman

The Honourable Pierre Claude Nolin, Acting Deputy Chairman

and

The Honourable Senators:

Balfour, Beaudoin, Bryden, Buchanan, P.C., Eyton, Fraser, * Graham, P.C. (or Carstairs), Joyal, P.C., * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella (acting)), Moore, Rompkey, P.C.

* 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 Pépin was removed, substitution pending (October 2, 1998).