Skip to Content
Download as PDF

Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Social Affairs, Science and Technology

First Session, Thirty-eighth Parliament, 2004-05

Chair: The Honourable MICHAEL KIRBY


Thursday, September 22, 2005 (in camera)
Wednesday, September 28, 2005
Thursday, September 29, 2005

Issue No. 29

First and second (final) meetings on:

Bill S-40, An Act to amend the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act

INCLUDING:
THE FOURTEENTH REPORT
(Bill S-40, An Act to amend the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act)


APPEARING:

The Honourable Robert Thibault, P.C., M.P., Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health

WITNESSES:

Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission:

Weldon Newton, President and CEO.

Sharon Watts, Vice-President, Corporate Services and Adjudication.

Canadian Chemical Producers' Association:

Gordon E. Lloyd, Vice-President, Technical Affairs.

Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission:

Yves Brissette, Chair, Council of Governnors.

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada:

Gerry Blanchard, Special Advisor to the Assistant Deputy Minister, Labour.

Canadian Labour Congress:

Bill Chedore, Coordinator, Health, Safety and Environnment.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Michael Kirby, Chair

The Honourable Wilbert J. Keon, Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

*Austin, P.C., (or Rompkey, P.C.), Callbeck, Cochrane, Cook, Cordy, Fairbairn, P.C., Gill, Johnson, *Kinsella, (or Stratton), Pépin, Segal, Trenholme Counsell

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

Changes in membership of the committee:

Pursuant to the rule 85(4), membership of the committee was amended as follows:

The name of the Honourable Senator Robichaud, P.C. was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Cook (September 27, 2005).

The name of the Honourable Senator Segal was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator LeBreton (September 29, 2005).

The name of the Honourable Senator Cook was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Robichaud, P.C. (September 29, 2005).