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Meeting No. 14
Wednesday, February 13, 2008

The Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development met in camera at 3:34 p.m. this day, in Room 253-D, Centre Block, the Chair, Bob Mills, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Bernard Bigras, Nathan Cullen, Hon. John Godfrey, Luc Harvey, Marcel Lussier, David J. McGuinty, Bob Mills, Hon. Geoff Regan, Francis Scarpaleggia, Maurice Vellacott, Mark Warawa and Jeff Watson.


Acting Members present: Christiane Gagnon for Bernard Bigras and Hon. Lawrence MacAulay for David J. McGuinty.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Tim Williams, Analyst; Michelle Zakrison, Research Intern.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That the Committee sit in camera.


It was agreed, — That the proposed amendments to Bill C-377 be submitted to the Clerk by Friday, February 22, 2008.


It was agreed, — That the Committee approve the following agenda subject to availability of witnesses:

February 25, 2008: Hon. Pierre Marc Johnson and Mr. Ian Morton;

February 27, March 3, 4 and 5, 2008: Bill C-377 (Clause by Clause);

March 10, 2008: Bill C-474;

March 12, 2008: Report of the Commissioner for the Environment and Sustainable Development: Overview of Chapters;

March 31, 2008: Report of the Commissioner for the Environment and Sustainable Development: Specific Chapters;

April 2, 2008: Bill C-474;

April 7, 2008: Bill C-474 (Clause by Clause);

April 9, 2008: Auditor General Report on Green Panel;

April 14, 16, 2008: Main Estimates 2008-2009;

April 28, 2008: Bill C-469;

April 30, 2008: Solutions Study;

May 5, 7, 12, 2008: Solutions Study;

May 14, 26, 28, 2008: Water Study; and

June 2, 4, 9, 2008: Water Study.


At 4:42 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Normand Radford
Clerk of the Committee

2008/02/29 4:01 p.m.