Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Transport and Communications
Issue 1 - Order of Reference
Extract from the Journals of the Senate of Friday, February 13, 2004:
Resuming debate on the motion of the Honourable Senator Fraser, seconded by the Honourable Senator
That the Standing Senate Committee on Transport and Communications be authorized to examine and report
on the current state of Canadian media industries; emerging trends and developments in these industries; the
media's role, rights, and responsibilities in Canadian society; and current and appropriate future policies relating
That the committee submit its final report to the Senate no later than Thursday, March 31, 2005; and
That the papers and evidence received and taken on the subject and the work accomplished during the Second
Session of the Thirty-seventh Parliament be referred to the committee.
The question being put on the motion, it was adopted.