Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
National Finance

Second Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1999-2000

Chair: The Honourable LOWELL MURRAY, P.C.
Wednesday, June 14, 2000
Tuesday, June 20, 2000 (in camera)

Issue No. 16

First and last meeting on: Bill C-32, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 28, 2000.

INCLUDING: THE SEVENTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Bill C-32, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 28, 2000)

THE EIGHTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Second interim report on the 2000-2001 Estimates)

THE NINTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Final report entitled: A Report on the Committee's Examination of Canada's Emergency and Disaster Preparednes)


APPEARING:

Mr. Roy Cullen, M.P., Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance

WITNESSES:

From the Department of Finance:

Doug Wyatt, General Counsel, General Legal Services;

Ted Roseman, Senior Policy Analyst, Federal-Provincial Relations and Social Policy Branch, Labour Markets/ Employment/Learning;

Glen Campbell, Senior Policy Analyst, Federal-Provincial Relations and Social Policy Branch, Policy Development and Research;

Alan MacNaughton, Director, Tax Policy Branch, Personal Income Tax Division;

Ken Medd, Senior Tax Policy Officer, First Nations Taxation Section, Intergovernmental Tax Policy.

From Human Resources Development Canada:

Sonia L'Heureux, Chief, EI Policy.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Lowell Murray, P.C., Chair

The Honourable Anne C. Cools, Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Banks, Bolduc, * Boudreau, P.C. (or Hays), Doody, Ferretti Barth, Finestone, P.C., Finnerty, * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella), Mahovlich, Moore, Stratton

* 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 Banks substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Senator Perry (June 13, 2000).