Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Agriculture and Forestry
Issue 1 - Evidence - Meeting of November 19, 2013
OTTAWA, Tuesday, November 19, 2013
The Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry met this day, at 5
p.m., in camera to consider a draft agenda, and examine research and innovation
efforts in the agricultural sector; and in public to consider a draft budget.
Senator Percy Mockler (Chair) in the chair.
The Chair: Honourable senators, the meeting is now public.
The chair is asking the Agriculture and Forestry Committee to examine a draft
budget for the fiscal year 2013-2014 in the amount of $22,556 for a fact-finding
mission in Ontario and for it to be submitted to the Standing Committee on
Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration. As for the trip, it would
hopefully be completed by the end of February, 2014. Do I have a consensus?
Hon. Senators: Agreed.
The Chair: I see that we do have a consensus. The chair will declare
that the budget is adopted and carried.
Are there any other comments, honourable senators? If not, at this point the
chair will recognize that no comments are made and I declare the meeting
(The committee adjourned.)