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LCJC - Standing Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs

Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Legal and Constitutional Affairs

First Session, Forty-first Parliament, 2011-12

Chair: The Honourable BOB RUNCIMAN

Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Thursday, June 7, 2012

Issue No. 20

Fourth and fifth (final) meetings on:

Bill C-26, An Act to amend the Criminal Code
(citizen's arrest and the defences of property and persons)

First meeting on:

Bill C-310, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (trafficking in persons)

(Bill C-26, An Act to amend the Criminal Code
(citizen's arrest and the defences of property and persons))


Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Canadian Convenience Stores Association:

Alex Scholten, President.

Association of Professional Security Agencies:

Ross McLeod, President.

As individuals:

David Chen, Owner, Lucky Moose Food Mart;

Chi-Kun Shi, Lawyer;

Joseph Singleton;

Marilyn Singleton.

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Joy Smith, M.P., Kildonan-St. Paul, Sponsor of the Bill.

Walk With Me Canada:

Robert Hooper, Chairperson, Board of Directors.

Ratanak International:

Brian McConaghy, Founding Director.

International Justice Mission Canada:

Jamie McIntosh, Founder and Executive Director.


The Honourable Bob Runciman, Chair

The Honourable Joan Fraser, Deputy Chair


The Honourable Senators:

Angus, Baker, P.C., Chaput, *Cowan (or Tardif), Di Nino, Fortin-Duplessis, Jaffer, *LeBreton, P.C. (or Carignan), Raine, Smith, P.C. (Cobourg), Unger, White

* Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

Changes in membership of the committee:

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

The Honourable Senator Fortin-Duplessis replaced the Honourable Senator Boisvenu (June 7, 2012).

The Honourable Senator Smith, P.C. (Cobourg), replaced the Honourable Senator Joyal, P.C. (June 7, 2012).

The Honourable Senator Raine replaced the Honourable Senator Dagenais (June 6, 2012).

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