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, April 29, 1999

Issue No. 68

Third meeting on: Proposals to correct certain anomalies, inconsistencies and errors and to deal with other matters of a non-controversial and uncomplicated nature in the Statutes of Canada and to repeal certain Acts that have ceased to have effect

Fourth meeting on: Bill S-17, An Act to amend the Criminal Code respecting criminal harassment and other related matters


WITNESSES:

On the proposals to correct certain anomalies, inconsistencies and errors and to deal with other matters of a non-controversial and uncomplicated nature in the Statutes of Canada and to repeal certain Acts that have ceased to have effect.

From the Department of Justice:

Don Macpherson, Legislative Counsel, Legislative Section;

Hélène Rodrigue, Legislative Counsel, Legislative Section.

On Bill S-17:

From the Human Rights Institute of Canada:

Dr. Marguerite Ritchie, President.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Lorna Milne, Chair

The Honourable Pierre Claude Nolin, Acting Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

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

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)