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Chairman: The Honourable MICHAEL KIRBY
First meeting on: Bill S-5, An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act
(Parliamentary Poet Laureate)
The Honourable Jerahmiel Grafstein (Sponsor of the bill).
From the Library of Parliament:
Richard Paré, Parliamentary Librarian.
From the National Library of Canada:
Roch Carrier, National Librarian.
From the National Archives of Canada:
Ian E. Wilson, National Archivist.
From the League of Canadian Poets:
Roger Nash, President.
The Honourable Michael Kirby, Chairman
The Honourable Marjory LeBreton, Deputy Chair
The Honourable Senators:
Beaudoin, * Boudreau, P.C. (or Hays), Callbeck, Carstairs, Cohen, Cook,
Fairbairn, P.C., Gill, Keon, * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella), Pépin, Robertson
* Ex Officio Members
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 Kirby substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Corbin. (March 29, 2000)
The name of the Honourable Senator Pépin substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Roche. (March 29, 2000)
The name of the Honourable Senator Roche substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Pépin. (March 28, 2000)
The name of the Honourable Senator Corbin substituted for that of the
Honourable Senator Kirby. (March 28, 2000)