Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Social Affairs, Science and Technology

Second Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1999

Chairman: The Honourable MICHAEL KIRBY

Tuesday, November 30, 1999

Issue No. 3

Fourth meeting on: Subject matter of Bill C-6, An Act to support and promote electronic commerce by protecting personal information that is collected, used or disclosed in certain circumstances, by providing for the use of electronic means to communicate or record information or transactions and by amending the Canada Evidence Act, the Statutory Instruments Act and the Statute Revision Act.


From IMS Health:

Dr. Roger Korman, President.

From Canadian Pharmacists Association:

Jeff Poston, Executive Director.

From Ontario Association of Medical Laboratories:

Virginia Turner, CEO.

From Canadian Healthcare Association:

Sharon Sholzberg-Gray, President and CEO;

Kathryn Tregunna, Director, Policy Development.

From Health Canada:

David A. Dodge, Deputy Minister;

Janice Hopkins, Director, Knowledge and Policy Development Division, Information, Analysis and Connectivity Branch.


The Honourable Michael Kirby, Chairman

The Honourable Marjorie LeBreton, Deputy Chairman


The Honourable Senators:

* Boudreau, P.C. (or Hays), Callbeck, Carstairs, Cohen, Cook, Finestone, Gill, Keon, * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella), Murray, P.C., Pépin, Robertson

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)

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 Robertson substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Beaudoin (November 30, 1999).