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

First Session, Thirty-ninth Parliament, 2006-07

Chair: The Honourable ART EGGLETON, P.C.


Wednesday, January 31, 2007

Issue No. 15

First (final) meeting on:

Review of the proposed regulations under section 8 of the Assisted Human Reproduction Act

INCLUDING:
THE NINTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Regulations under section 8 of the Assisted Human Reproduction Act)


WITNESSES:

Health Canada:

Hélène Quesnel, Director General, Policy Development Directorate, Health Policy Branch;

Francine Manseau, Acting Director, Assisted Human Reproduction Implementation Office, Policy Development Directorate, Health Policy Branch.

Dalhousie University:

Françoise Baylis, Professor, Departments of Bioethics and Philosophy.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Art Eggleton, P.C., Chair

The Honourable Wilbert J. Keon, Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Callbeck, Champagne, P.C., Cochrane, Cook, Cordy, Fairbairn, P.C., *Hervieux-Payette, C.P., (or Tardif), Hubley, *LeBreton, P.C., (or Comeau), Nancy Ruth, Pépin, 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 Mercer was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Munson (January 30, 2007).

The name of the Honourable Senator Munson was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Mercer (January 31, 2007).

The name of the Honourable Senator Hubley was substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Munson (January 31, 2007).