Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Issue 43 - Minutes of Proceedings - June 19, 2013
OTTAWA, Wednesday, June 19, 2013
The Standing Senate Committee on National Finance met this day at 6:50
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, Gerstein, Hervieux-Payette,
P.C., McInnis, Moore, Smith (Saurel) and Wells (12).
In attendance: Édison Roy-César, Analyst, 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 continued its examination of Bill S-217, An Act to
amend the Financial Administration Act (borrowing of money).
It was moved by the Honourable Senator Buth:
That the committee not proceed to clause-by-clause consideration of
Bill S-217, An Act to amend the Financial Administration Act (borrowing
That pursuant to rule 12-23(5) the committee recommend that the
Senate not proceed further with the bill;
That the committee adopt the attached draft report;
That the Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure be authorized to make
minor editorial revisions; and
That this report be presented in the Senate at the earliest
The question being put on the motion, it was adopted on the following
The Honourable Senators
Bellemare, Black, Buth, Gerstein, Moore,
Smith (Saurel), Wells — 7