Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98-99
Chair: The Honourable LISE BACON
Tuesday, March 16, 1999
Issue No. 21
First and only meeting on: Bill C-58, An Act to amend the Railway Safety Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act
THE ELEVENTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE (Bill C-58)
- Order of Reference
- Minutes of Proceedings
- Eleventh Report
- Transcript (Evidence) of Proceedings (58K)
From Transport Canada:
Ron Jackson, Assistant Deputy Minister, Safety and Security;
Terry Burtch, Director General, Rail Safety;
Gordon Chapman, Director, Rail Safety Legislation and Program Development.
From the Railway Association of Canada:
Bob Ballantyne, President.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
The Honourable Lise Bacon, Chair
The Honourable J. Michael Forrestall, Deputy Chair
The Honourable Senators:
Buchanan, P.C., De Bané, P.C., Fitzpatrick, * Graham, P.C. (or Carstairs), Johnson, * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella (acting)), Maheu, Maloney, Perrault, P.C., Poulin, Roberge, Spivak
* Ex Officio Members
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 Maloney substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Rompkey (March 15, 1999).
The name of the Honourable Senator Rompkey substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Bryden (March 15, 1999).
The name of the Honourable Senator Perrault substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Kenny (March 15, 1999).