Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
First Session, Forty-first Parliament, 2011-12
Chair: The Honourable KELVIN KENNETH OGILVIE
Monday, December 10, 2012
Issue No. 29
First (final) meeting on:
Bill C-300, An Act respecting a Federal Framework for Suicide Prevention
THE EIGHTEENTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
Harold Albrecht, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Conestoga, sponsor of
Public Health Agency of Canada:
Marla Israel, A/Director General, Centre for Health Promotion.
Kathy Langlois, A/Assistant Deputy Minister, First Nations and Inuit Health
Mood Disorders Society of Canada:
Philip Upshall, National Executive Director.
Kids Help Phone:
Alisa Simon, Vice President, Counselling Services and Program.
Canadian Coalition for Seniors' Mental Health:
Kimberley Wilson, Executive director.
Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention:
Dr. Alex Drossos, Board Member.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
The Honourable Kelvin Kenneth Ogilvie, Chair
The Honourable Art Eggleton, P.C., Deputy Chair
The Honourable Senators:
Cordy, *Cowan (or Tardif), Duffy, Dyck, Enverga,
*LeBreton, P.C. (or Carignan), Maltais, Martin, Merchant, Munson, Seidman,
* Ex officio members
Changes in membership of the committee:
Pursuant to rule 12-5, membership of the committee was amended as follows:
The Honourable Senator Maltais replaced the Honourable Senator Verner, P.C. (December
The Honourable Senator Duffy replaced the Honourable Senator Eaton (December