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Chair: The Honourable LORNA MILNE
Wednesday, December 9, 1998
First and second meetings on: Bill C-42, An Act to amend the Tobacco Act
The Honourable Allan Rock, P.C., M.P., Minister of Health
From Health Canada:
Dr. Michael A. O'Neill, Senior Policy Analyst, Tobacco Policy and Coordination
Unit, Health Policy and Information Directorate, Policy and Consultation
Mr. Chris McNaught, Senior Counsel (Department of Justice).
From the Canadian Tobacco Manufacturers' Council:
Mr. Robert Parker, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
As an individual:
Dr. John Luik.
From the Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada:
Dr. David Esdaile, Vice-President.
From the Canadian Cancer Society:
Mr. Rob Cunningham, Senior Policy Analyst.
From the Non-Smokers' Rights Association:
Mr. David Sweanor, Senior Counsel.
Mr. Denis Côté, Coordinator.
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)),
*Ex Officio Members
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 Mahovlich substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Pépin (December 9, 1998).
The name of the Honourable Senator Pépin substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Pearson (December 9, 1998).