Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
National Security and Defence
First Session, Forty-second Parliament, 2015-16-17-18
Chair: The Honourable GWEN BONIFACE
Monday, March 19, 2018
Issue No. 21
Election of a second deputy chair
Subject matter of Bill C-45, An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts, insofar as it relates to Canada's borders
Gil Kerlikowske, former Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (by video conference).
John Hudak, Deputy Director, Center for Effective Public Management.
As an individual:
Len Saunders, Attorney at Law.
Canada Border Services Agency:
Peter Hill, Associate Vice-President, Programs Branch.
Global Affairs Canada:
Kevin Thompson, Director General, North America Strategy Bureau.
Royal Canadian Mounted Police:
Jamie Solesme, Superintendent, Federal Policing, Criminal Operations.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
The Honourable Gwen Boniface, Chair
The Honourable Jean-Guy Dagenais, Deputy Chair
The Honourable Mobina S.B. Jaffer, Deputy Chair
The Honourable Senators:
Boisvenu, *Day (or Mercer), Dean, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare) (or Mitchell), McIntyre, McPhedran, Oh, Richards, *Smith (or Martin), *Woo (or Saint-Germain)
*Ex officio members
Change in membership of the committee:
Pursuant to rule 12-5 and to the order of the Senate of November 7, 2017, membership of the committee was amended as follows:
The Honourable Senator Dean replaced the Honourable Senator Brazeau (March 19, 2018).