Report of the committee

Friday, May 1, 2020

The Committee of Selection has the honour to present its

SECOND REPORT

Pursuant to rule 12-2(2) of the Rules of the Senate and the order of the Senate of March 11, 2020, your committee submits below a list of senators nominated by it to serve on committees.

Your committee recommends that the Leader of the Opposition (or designate) name the specified number of senators to the committees listed below, by notice filed with the Clerk of the Senate and that the Clerk of the Senate have the notice recorded in the Journals of the Senate.

Your committee further recommends that, unless otherwise ordered by the Senate, and notwithstanding rule 12-13, the committees listed below not meet before the earlier of:

(a) September 22, 2020, or another later date indicated in a notice signed by the leaders and facilitators of all recognized parties and recognized parliamentary groups and sent to the Clerk of the Senate;

(b) the third successive sitting of the Senate with a daily attendance of at least 60 senators that follows the adoption of this report and precedes September 22, 2020; or

(c) a date before September 22, 2020, indicated in a notice signed by the leaders and facilitators of all recognized parties and recognized parliamentary groups and sent to the Clerk of the Senate.

Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Coyle, Francis, Hartling, McCallum, Pate and Sinclair

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Tannas

Non-affiliated

The Honourable Senators Dyck and LaBoucane-Benson

Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Deacon (Nova Scotia), Hartling, Klyne, Kutcher, Miville-Dechêne, Petitclerc and Ringuette

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Black (Ontario) and Griffin

Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Bellemare, Deacon (Nova Scotia), Klyne, Loffreda, Massicotte, Marwah and Wetston

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Wallin

Non-affiliated

The Honourable Senator Dawson

Standing Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Cotter, Duncan, Galvez, Massicotte, McCallum, Simons and Woo

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Black (Alberta) and Richards

Standing Senate Committee on Fisheries and Oceans

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Anderson, Bovey, Busson, Christmas, Cormier and Francis

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Black (Ontario) and Campbell

Non-affiliated

The Honourable Senator Munson

Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Boehm, Bovey, Coyle, Deacon (Ontario), Dean, Ravalia and Saint-Germain

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Black (Alberta) and Greene

Standing Senate Committee on Human Rights

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Bernard, Boyer, Hartling, Miville-Dechêne and Pate

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Non-affiliated

The Honourable Senator Cordy

Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Boniface, Cotter, Dalphond, Dupuis, Jaffer, Keating and Sinclair

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Campbell and Downe

Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Duffy and Ravalia

Conservative Party of Canada

Two senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Black (Ontario)

Standing Senate Committee on National Security and Defence

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Anderson, Boniface, Busson, Dalphond, Duffy and Moodie

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Dagenais and Richards

Non-affiliated

The Honourable Senator Harder, P.C.

Standing Senate Committee on Official Languages

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Cormier, Keating, Mégie and Moncion

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

One senator to be named by the Leader of the Canadian Senators Group (or designate)

Non-affiliated

The Honourable Senator Gagné

Standing Committee on Rules, Procedures and the Rights of Parliament

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Bellemare, Bovey, Cotter, Dalphond, Dupuis, McPhedran, Moncion and Ringuette

Conservative Party of Canada

Four senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Black (Ontario) and McCoy

Non-affiliated

The Honourable Senator LaBoucane-Benson

Standing Joint Committee for the Scrutiny of Regulations

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Boyer and Woo

Conservative Party of Canada

Two senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Greene

Standing Senate Committee on Transport and Communications

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Brazeau, Christmas, Cormier, Dasko, Keating, Miville-Dechêne and Simons

Conservative Party of Canada

Three senators to be named by the Leader of the Opposition (or designate)

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Griffin and Wallin

Pursuant to rule 12-3(3) of the Rules of the Senate, the Honourable Senator Gold, P.C. (or Gagné) and the Honourable Senator Plett (or Martin) are ex officio members of all committees except the Standing Committee on Ethics and Conflict of Interest for Senators, the joint committees and subcommittees.

Respectfully submitted,

YUEN PAU WOO

Chair