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Meeting No. 52

Monday, October 16, 2000

The Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development met at 3:33 p.m. this day, in Room 701, La Promenade Building, David Pratt, presiding.

Members of the Committee present: John Herron, Gar Knutson, David Pratt, David Price, Karen Redman, Julian Reed.

In attendance: From the Library of Parliament: Kristen Douglas and Christine Labelle, Research Officers.

Witnesses: From Environment Canada: Karen Brown, Assistant Deputy Minister, Environmental Conservation Service; Steve Curtis, Associate Director, Canadian Wildlife Service; Ruth Wherry, Senior Policy Advisor, Canadian Wildlife Service.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the Committee resumed consideration of issues pertaining to the protection of wildlife species at risk in Canada with respect to Bill C-33, an Act respecting the protection of wildlife species at risk in Canada.

Karen Brown made a statement and with Steve Curtis answered questions.

At 4:58 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Stephen Knowles
Clerk of the Committee