THE COMMITTEE OF SELECTION

EVIDENCE


OTTAWA, Tuesday, May 21, 2013

The Senate Committee of Selection met this day at 11 a.m. to consider Committee Membership.

Senator Elizabeth (Beth) Marshall (Chairman) in the chair.

[English]

The Chair: Honourable senators, thank you for being here this morning. Welcome. The purpose of today's meeting is to recommend membership changes to certain Senate committees.

I am ready to receive motions to that effect.

Senator Comeau: I move that the Honourable Senator Carignan replace the Honourable Senator Duffy on the Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry.

The Chair: It is moved by the Honourable Senator Comeau that the Honourable Senator Carignan replace the Honourable Senator Duffy as a member of the Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry.

Is it your pleasure, honourable senators, to adopt the motion?

Hon. Senators: Agreed.

The Chair: Is there another motion?

Senator Greene: Yes. I move that the Honourable Senator Carignan replace Senator Duffy as a member of the Standing Senate Committee on Rules, Procedures and the Rights of Parliament.

The Chair: It is moved by the Honourable Senator Greene that the Honourable Senator Carignan replace the Honourable Senator Duffy as a member on the Standing Senate Committee on Rules, Procedures and the Rights of Parliament.

Is it your pleasure, honourable senators, to adopt the motion?

Hon. Senators: Agreed.

The Chair: Are there any other proposed membership changes, Senator Munson?

Senator Munson: Not at this time.

The Chair: Is it agreed that I report the recommendations at today's meeting of the Senate?

Hon. Senators: Agreed.

The Chair: Is it agreed that the committee now adjourn?

Hon. Senators: Agreed.

The Chair: Thank you very much.

(The committee adjourned.)