Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Legal and Constitutional Affairs

First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98-99

Chair: The Honourable LORNA MILNE

Thursday, March 18, 1999

Issue No. 63

Fourth meeting on: Bill C-40, An Act respecting extradition, to amend the Canada Evidence Act, the Criminal Code, the Immigration Act and the Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Act and to amend and repeal other Acts in consequence


The Honourable Anne McLellan, P.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General


On Bill C-40:

From the Department of Justice:

Yvan Roy, Senior General Counsel, Criminal Law Policy Section;

Jacques Lemire, Senior Counsel, International Assistance Group.


The Honourable Lorna Milne, Chair

The Honourable Pierre Claude Nolin, Acting Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

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

* 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 DeWare substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Beaudoin (March 18, 1999).