Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Issue 20 - Minutes of Proceedings - June 3, 2013
OTTAWA, Monday, June 3, 2013
The Standing Senate Committee on Official Languages met this day, at 4
p.m., in room 9, Victoria Building, the chair, the Honourable Maria Chaput,
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators
Champagne, P.C., Chaput, De Bané, P.C., Fortin- Duplessis, McIntyre, Mockler
and Tardif (7).
In attendance: Marie-Ève Hudon, Analyst, Parliamentary Information
and Research Service, Library of Parliament; Brigitte Lemay, Communications
Officer, Senate Communications Directorate.
Also in attendance: The official reporters of the Senate.
Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Monday, March
25, 2013, the committee continued its study on the impacts of recent changes
to the immigration system on official language minority communities. (For
complete text of the order of reference, see proceedings of the committee,
Issue No. 19.)
Carrefour des femmes du sud-ouest de l'Ontario:
Émilie-Françoise Crakondji, Executive Director.
Ms. Crakondji made a statement and answered questions.
At 4:58 p.m., the committee suspended.
At 5:02 p.m., the committee resumed.
At 5:15 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.