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Meeting No. 23

Thursday, February 24, 2000

The Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights met at 12:25 p.m. this day, in Room 209, West Block, the Vice-Chair, Ivan Grose, presiding.

Members of the Committee present: Chuck Cadman, Aileen Carroll, Ivan Grose, Peter MacKay, John Maloney and Jacques Saada.

In attendance: From the Library of Parliament: Philip Rosen, Senior Analyst.

Witnesses: From the Children of the Street: Diane Sowden; David Oborne, Youth Justice Education Partnership. From the University of Victoria: James C. Hackler.

Pursuant to its Order of Reference of Tuesday, November 23, 1999, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-3, An Act in respect of criminal justice for young persons and to amend and repeal other Acts (See Minutes of Proceedings, Tuesday, November 30, 1999 , Meeting No. 5).

The witnesses made opening statements and answered questions.

At 1:12 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 1:42 p.m., the sitting resumed.

At 2:30 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.



Roger Préfontaine

Clerk of the Committee