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

Second Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1999-2000

Chairman: The Honourable MICHAEL KIRBY


Wednesday, March 29, 2000

Issue No. 10

First meeting on: Bill S-5, An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act (Parliamentary Poet Laureate)


WITNESSES:

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.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Michael Kirby, Chairman

The Honourable Marjory LeBreton, Deputy Chair

and

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

(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 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)