Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
First Session Thirty-seventh Parliament, 2001Chair: The Honourable NICHOLAS W. TAYLOR
Tuesday, May 15, 2001
Thursday, May 17, 2001
Issue No. 9First meeting on: Bill C-4, An Act to establish a foundation to fund sustainable development technology
Ninth meeting on: Issues as may arise from time to time relating to energy, the environment and natural resources, including the continuation and completion of the study on Nuclear Reactor Safety
- Order of Reference
- Minutes of Proceedings
- Transcript (Evidence) of Proceedings, May 15, 2001 (49K)
- Transcript (Evidence) of Proceedings, May 17, 2001 (42K)
APPEARING:The Honourable Ralph E. Goodale, P.C., M.P., Minister responsible for Canadian Wheat Board and Minister of Natural Resources
WITNESSES:Tuesday, May 15, 2001:
Officials from Natural Resources of Canada:
Anne-Marie Fortin, Legal Counsel, Legal Services;
Graham Campbell, Director, Office of the Energy Research and Development.
Thursday, May 17, 2001:
From the Office of the Auditor General of Canada:
Sheila Fraser, Interim Auditor General;
Richard Smith, Principal, Audit Operations Branch;
John Wiersema, Assistant Auditor General.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEEThe Honourable Nicholas W. Taylor, Chair
The Honourable Mira Spivak, Deputy Chair
The Honourable Senators:
Adams, Banks, Buchanan, P.C., * Carstairs, P.C. (or Robichaud, P.C.), Christensen, Cochrane, Cordy, Eyton, Kelleher, P.C., Kenny, * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella), Sibbeston
* 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 Sibbeston was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Watt (May 10, 2001).
The name of the Honourable Senator Hervieux-Payette, P.C. was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Christensen (May 15, 2001).
The name of the Honourable Senator Christensen was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Hervieux-Payette, P.C. (May 16, 2001).
The name of the Honourable Senator Cordy was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Finnerty (May 17, 2001).