Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Issue 43 - Minutes of Proceedings - June 12, 2013
OTTAWA, Wednesday, June 12, 2013
The Standing Senate Committee on National Finance met this day at 6:45
p.m., in room 9, Victoria Building, the chair, the Honourable Joseph A. Day,
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators
Bellemare, Black, Buth, Callbeck, Chaput, Day, De Bané, P.C., Gerstein,
Hervieux-Payette, P.C., Mockler, Smith (Saurel) and Wells (12).
Other senator present: The Honourable Senator Moore (1).
In attendance: Édison Roy-César and Sylvain Fleury, Analysts,
Parliamentary Information and Research Service, Library of Parliament.
Also in attendance: The official reporters of the Senate.
Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Tuesday, May
21, 2013, the committee began its examination of Bill S-217, An Act to amend
the Financial Administration Act (borrowing of money).
The Honourable Senator Wilfred Moore, sponsor of the bill.
Department of Finance Canada:
Wayne Foster, Director, Financial Markets Division, Financial Sector