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MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS
Meeting No. 7
Wednesday, April 25, 2001
The Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights met at 3:30 p.m. this day, in Room 371, West Block, the Vice-Chair, Ivan Grose, presiding.
Member(s) of the Committee present: Carole-Marie Allard, Michel Bellehumeur, Chuck Cadman, Irwin Cotler, Paul DeVillers, Ivan Grose, Peter MacKay, John Maloney, Lynn Myers, Stephen Owen, Larry Spencer, Vic Toews.
In attendance: From the Library of Parliament: Philip Rosen, Senior Analyst.
Witness(es): From the Ministry of the Attorney General of Manitoba: Rob A. Finlayson, Assistant Deputy Attorney General, Prosecutions Division. From Manitoba Corrections: Carolyn Brock, Acting Executive Director. From the Ministry of the Attorney General of Saskatchewan: Betty Ann Pottruff, Director, Policy, Planning and Evaluation.
Pursuant to its Order of Reference of Monday, March 26, 2001, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-7, An Act in respect of criminal justice for young persons and to amend and repeal other Acts (See Minutes of Proceedings, Wednesday, March 28, 2001, Meeting No. 3).
Rob A. Finlayson and Betty Ann Pottruff made opening statements and the other witness answered questions.
At 5:09 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.
Catherine Barrette / Roger Préfontaine
Clerk(s) of the Committee