Report of the committee

Thursday, December 2, 2021

The Committee of Selection has the honour to present its

FIRST REPORT

Pursuant to rule 12-2(2) of the Rules of the Senate and the order of the Senate of November 25, 2021, your committee submits below a list of senators nominated by it to serve on committees.

Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Arnot, Audette, Christmas, Coyle, Hartling and Pate

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Patterson and Plett

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Tannas

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Francis and Lovelace Nicholas

Non-affiliated

The Honourable Senator LaBoucane-Benson (seat designated by the Canadian Senators Group)

Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Cotter, Deacon (Nova Scotia), Marwah, Petitclerc, Simons and Wetston

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Oh and Poirier

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Black and Griffin

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Klyne and Mercer

Standing Senate Committee on Audit and Oversight

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Dupuis

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senator Wells

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Downe

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senator Klyne

Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Deacon (Nova Scotia), Loffreda, Massicotte, Ringuette, Woo and Yussuff

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Marshall and Smith

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Quinn and Wallin

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Bellemare and Gignac

Standing Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Arnot, Galvez, Massicotte, McCallum, Miville-Dechêne and Sorensen

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Carignan, P.C., and Seidman

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Griffin and Verner, P.C.

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Anderson and Gignac

Standing Senate Committee on Fisheries and Oceans

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Busson, Christmas, Cormier, Kutcher, Petitclerc and Ravalia

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Ataullahjan and Manning

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Campbell and Quinn

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Cordy and Francis

Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Boehm, Boniface, Coyle, Deacon (Ontario), Ravalia and Woo

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators MacDonald and Oh

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Greene and Richards

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Gerba and Harder, P.C.

Standing Senate Committee on Human Rights

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Audette, Boyer, Hartling and Omidvar

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Ataullahjan and Martin

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Griffin

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Bernard and Gerba

Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Boyer, Dean, Forest, Marwah, Moncion, Moodie and Saint-Germain

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Marshall, Plett, Seidman and Smith

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Campbell and Tannas

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Bovey and Dawson

Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Clement, Cotter, Dupuis, Jaffer, Pate and Wetston

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Boisvenu and Carignan, P.C.

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Campbell and White

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Dalphond and Harder, P.C.

Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Ravalia and Saint-Germain

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senator Plett

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Black

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senator Mercer

Standing Senate Committee on National Finance

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Boehm, Duncan, Forest, Galvez, Loffreda and Pate

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Marshall and Mockler

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Dagenais and Richards

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Gerba and Gignac

Standing Senate Committee on National Security and Defence

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Boehm, Dasko, Deacon (Ontario), Dean, Jaffer and Yussuff

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Boisvenu and Martin

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Dagenais and Richards

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Anderson and Mercer

Standing Senate Committee on Official Languages

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Clement, Cormier, Mégie and Moncion

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Mockler and Poirier

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Dagenais

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senator Dalphond

Non-affiliated

The Honourable Senator Gagné (seat designated by the Progressive Senate Group)

Standing Committee on Rules, Procedures and the Rights of Parliament

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Boniface, Busson, Clement, Duncan, Lankin, P.C., Massicotte and Ringuette

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Carignan, P.C., Housakos, Mockler and Wells

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Black and Greene

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Bellemare and Cordy

Standing Joint Committee for the Scrutiny of Regulations

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Dean and Woo

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senator Plett

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Greene

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senator Dalphond

Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Dasko, Kutcher, Lankin, P.C., Moodie, Omidvar and Petitclerc

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Patterson and Plett

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senator Griffin and Verner, P.C.

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Bernard and Bovey

Standing Senate Committee on Transport and Communications

Independent Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Cormier, Dasko, Miville-Dechêne, Simons, Sorensen and Wetston

Conservative Party of Canada

The Honourable Senators Housakos and Manning

Canadian Senators Group

The Honourable Senators Quinn and Wallin

Progressive Senate Group

The Honourable Senators Dawson and Klyne

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 Standing Committee on Audit and Oversight, the joint committees and subcommittees.

Respectfully submitted,

MICHAEL L. MACDONALD

Chair