Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Aboriginal Peoples

First Session Thirty-seventh Parliament, 2001

Chair: The Honourable THELMA J. CHALIFOUX

Tuesday, December 11, 2001

Issue No. 10

Seventh meeting on: Examination of issues affecting urban Aboriginal youth, in particular, access, provision and delivery of services, policy and jurisdictional issues, employment and education, access to economic opportunities, youth participation and empowerment, and other related matters


From the Department of Justice Canada:

Ms Frances Pennell, Director, Policy Planning Directorate, Programs Branch;

Ms Catherine Latimer, Senior Counsel, Director General of Youth Justice Policy;

Mr. William F. Pentney, Deputy Head, Aboriginal Affairs Portfolio;

Ms Patricia Begin, Director, Research and Evaluation, National Crime Prevention Centre.


The Honourable Thelma J. Chalifoux, Chair

The Honourable Janis G. Johnson, Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

Carney, P.C., *Carstairs, P.C. (or Robichaud, P.C.), Christensen, Cochrane, Gill, Hubley, Léger, *Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella), Pearson, Sibbeston, St. Germain, P.C., Tkachuk

* 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 Gill substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Watt (December 11, 2001).

The name of the Honourable Senator Watt substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Gill (December 11, 2001).

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