Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Legal and Constitutional Affairs

First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98

Chair: The Honourable LORNA MILNE

Thursday, December 3, 1998

Issue No. 46

Sixth meeting on: Bill C-3, An Act respecting DNA identification and to make consequential amendments to the Criminal code and other Acts


On Bill C-3

As an individual:

Mme Marie-Hélène Parizeau, Professor, Faculty of Philosophy, Université de Laval.

From the Canadian College of Medical Geneticists:

Dr. Peter Bridge, Member, Board of Directors (Director, Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory and Chair, Medical Genetics Research Group, University of Calgary).


The Honourable Lorna Milne, Chair

The Honourable Pierre Claude Nolin, Acting Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

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

* 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 substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Rompkey (December 3, 1998).