Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional
First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98-99
Chair: The Honourable LORNA MILNE
Monday, March 1, 1999
Issue No. 57
Second meeting on: Bill C-51, An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the
Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and the Corrections and Conditional Release
On Bill C-51
From the Quebec Urban Community (CUQ):
Mr. Ralph Mercier, Mayor of Charlesbourg, Past President of Quebec Urban
From the St. Lawrence Economic Development Council (SODES):
Mr. Marc Gagnon, General Director.
From the United Church of Canada:
Dr. Bonnie Greene, Director of Church and Society.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
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), *Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella (acting)), Moore, Pearson, Pépin.
* 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 Pearson substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Joyal (March 1, 1999).
The name of the Honourable Senator Fraser substituted for that of the Honourable
Senator Adams (February 18, 1999).