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Meeting No. 21
Thursday, January 31, 2008

The Standing Committee on Finance met in camera at 9:36 a.m. this day, in Room 213, Wellington Building, the Chair, Rob Merrifield, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Paul Crête, Dean Del Mastro, Rick Dykstra, Hon. John McCallum, Hon. John McKay, Ted Menzies, Rob Merrifield, Massimo Pacetti, Hon. Garth Turner and Mike Wallace.


Associate Members present: Peggy Nash.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: June Dewetering, Principal Analyst; Alexandre Laurin, Analyst.

Pursuant to Standing Order 83.1, the Committee resumed its pre-budget consultations.

The Committee resumed consideration of a draft report.


It was agreed, — That the draft report, as amended, be adopted.


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


It was agreed, — That the Committee append to its report supplementary opinions from all parties provided that they are translated, no more than 5 pages in length with a font size of 12 points and submitted electronically to the Clerk of the Committee no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 5, 2008.


It was agreed, — That the Chair present the report to the House.


It was agreed, — That the Clerk of the Committee, in consultation with the Chair, issue a news release immediately following tabling of the Report in the House of Commons.


At 10:39 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Jean-François Pagé
Clerk of the Committee

2008/02/01 10:56 a.m.