Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Aboriginal Peoples

Second Session, Fortieth Parliament, 2009

Chair: The Honourable GERRY ST. GERMAIN, P.C.

Monday, May 25, 2009

Issue No. 7

Twelfth and thirteenth meetings on:

The federal government's constitutional, treaty, political and legal responsibilities to First Nations, Inuit and Metis peoples and on other matters generally relating to the Aboriginal Peoples of Canada (Issues pertaining to Indian Act elections)


Monday, May 25, 2009 - Morning meeting

Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs:

Ron Evans, Grand Chief.

Sagkeeng First Nation:

Donovan Fontaine, Chief.

Southern Chiefs Organization:

Morris J. Swan Shannacappo, Grand Chief.

Monday, May 25, 2009 - Afternoon meeting

Treaty One First Nations:

Paul Chief, Councillor, Brokenhead Ojibway Nation;

Chief Glenn Hudson, Peguis First Nation;

Chief Terrance Nelson, Roseau River First Nation.

Long Plain First Nation:

David Meeches, Chief.

Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council:

Robert Daniels, Acting Chief Executive Officer.

As individuals:

Clifton Starr;

Gerald McIvor;

Norman Traverse;

Cyril Keeper.


The Honourable Gerry St. Germain, P.C., Chair

The Honourable Nick G. Sibbeston, Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

Brazeau, Brown, Campbell, Carstairs, P.C., *Cowan (or Tardif), Dyck, Hubley, Lang, *LeBreton, P.C. (or Comeau), Lovelace Nicholas, Peterson, Raine

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

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