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, May 3, 2000
Thursday, May 4, 2000

Issue No. 13

Sixth and seventh meetings on: The state of the health care system in Canada.


WITNESSES:

Wednesday, May 3, 2000:

From Health Canada:

Cliff Halliwell, Director General, Applied Reserach and Analysis Directorate, Information, Analysis and Connectivity Branch;

Abby Hoffman, Senior Policy Advisor;

Frank Fedyk, Acting Director, Canada Health Act Division, Intergovernmental Affairs Directorate, Policy and Consultation Branch.

Thursday, May 4, 2000:

As an individual:

Tom Kent.

From the University of Toronto:

Michael Bliss, President.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Michael Kirby, Chairman

The Honourable Marjory LeBreton, Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Atkins,

*Boudreau, P.C. (Hays), Callbeck, Carstairs, Cohen, Cook, Corbin, Fairbairn, P.C., Keon, Kirby,

*Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella), Meighen, Milne, 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 Meighen substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Beaudoin (May 4, 2000).

The name of the Honourable Senator Atkins substituted for that of the Honourable Senator LeBreton (May 4, 2000).

The name of the Honourable Senator Milne substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Pépin (April 10, 2000).

The name of the Honourable Senator Corbin substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Gill (April 10, 2000).

The name of the Honourable Senator Gill substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Mahovlich (April 10, 2000).

The name of the Honourable Senator Pépin substituted for that of the Honourable Senator F. Robichaud (April 10, 2000).