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Meeting No. 39
Thursday, June 19, 2008

The Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development met in camera at 1:08 p.m. this day, in Room 308, West Block, the Chair, Kevin Sorenson, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Vivian Barbot, Paul Dewar, Peter Goldring, Wajid Khan, Denis Lebel, Bernard Patry, Hon. Bob Rae and Kevin Sorenson.


Acting Members present: Nicole Demers for Johanne Deschamps.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: James Lee, Analyst; Natalie Mychajlyszyn, Analyst; Gerald Schmitz, Principal.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on November 20, 2007, the Committee resumed its study of Canada's mission in Afghanistan.

The Committee resumed consideration of a draft report.


It was agreed, — That the report be adopted as a Report to the House and that the Chair or his designate present it to the House by tabling it with the Clerk of the House by July 31, 2008.


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


It was agreed, — That, pursuant to Standing Order 109, the Committee request that the Government table a comprehensive response to this report.


It was agreed, — That, pursuant to Standing Order 108(1)(a), the Committee authorize the printing of brief dissenting and/or supplementary opinions as appendices to this report immediately after the signature of the Chair, that the opinions be sent to the Clerk of the Committee by electronic mail in both official languages on/before Friday, July 11, 2008.


At 1:36 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Angela Crandall
Clerk of the Committee

2008/09/30 9:43 a.m.