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Meeting No. 74
Thursday, October 2, 2003

The Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration met in camera at 9:19 a.m. this day, in Room 701 La Promenade Building, the chair, Joe Fontana, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Diane Ablonczy, Sarkis Assadourian, Yvon Charbonneau, Madeleine Dalphond-Guiral, Joe Fontana and Massimo Pacetti.


Acting Members present: Gilbert Barrette for Raymonde Folco, Paul Harold Macklin for Sophia Leung and John McKay for John Bryden.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Benjamin Dolin, Analyst.


At 9:20 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:21 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), consideration of a Draft Report on the National Identity Card

It was agreed, — That the Draft Report, as amended, be concurred in and that the Chairman be instructed to present it to the House..


It was agreed, — That the Chair, Clerk and researchers be authorized to make such grammatical and editorial changes as may be necessary without changing the substance of the report.


It was agreed, — That, in addition to the 550 copies printed, the Committee print 250 additional copies in English and French of the “Report on A National Identity Card for Canada“ .


It was agreed, — That the Clerk of the Committee make the necessary arrangements for a press conference to be held on Tuesday, October 7, 2003 after the tabling of the Committee’s interim report to the House on A National Identity Card for Canada?.


At 9:59 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


William Farrell
Clerk of the Committee

2003/10/02 12:11 p.m.