Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
First Session Thirty-seventh Parliament, 2001
Chair: The Honourable NICHOLAS W. TAYLOR
Tuesday, October 23, 2001
Thursday, October 25, 2001
Issue No. 16
Fifth and sixth meetings on: Bill S-18, An Act to Amend the Food and Drugs Act (clean drinking water)
October 23, 2001
From the Canadian Water and Wastewater Association:
Duncan Ellison, Executive Director;
Ron Patterson, President;
André Proulx, 2nd Vice President;
Ian Douglas, Chair of the Drinking Water Quality Committee.
October 25, 2001
From the Federation of Canadian Municipalities:
Louise Comeau, Director, Sustainable Communities and Environmental Policy;
Sylvestre Fink, Policy Analyst for Environmental Issues; Community Energy Systems.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
The 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, Cook,
Eyton, Finnerty, 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 Hervieux-Payette, P.C. substituted for that of the Honourable
Senator Kenny (October 23, 2001).
The name of the Honourable Senator Kenny substituted for that of the Honourable Senator
Hervieux-Payette, P.C. (October 24, 2001).
The name of the Honourable Senator Cook substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Kenny (October