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Meeting No. 16
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

The Standing Committee on Public Accounts met at 9:01 a.m. this day, in Room 237-C, Centre Block, the Chair, Shawn Murphy, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Josée Beaudin, Hon. Stéphane Dion, Earl Dreeshen, Daryl Kramp, Derek Lee, Hon. Shawn Murphy, Andrew Saxton, Bev Shipley and Terence Young.


Acting Members present: Paul Dewar for David Christopherson and Ève-Mary Thaï Thi Lac for Meili Faille.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Maria Edwards; Alex Smith.


Witnesses: Canadian International Development Agency: Margaret Biggs; David Moloney. Office of the Auditor General of Canada: Sheila Fraser; John Reed. Office of the Auditor General of Barbados: Leigh Trotman. Audit Office of Guyana: Deodat Sharma. Kenya National Audit Office: Anthony Gatumbu. Office of the Director of Audit of Saint Lucia: Averil James Bonnette. State Audit Office of Vietnam: Hoang Hong Lac; Nguyen Van Quoc. Canadian Comprehensive Auditing Foundation: Ron Thompson.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(g) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, March 11, 2010, the Committee resumed consideration of Chapter 8, "Strengthening Aid Effectiveness - Canadian International Development Agency" of the Fall 2009 Report of the Auditor General of Canada

Margaret Biggs made a statement and, with Sheila Fraser and David Moloney, answered questions.


At 10:19 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 10:21 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Pursuant to the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, March 25, 2010, the Committee met with Auditors General from African and Caribbean countries.

Ron Thompson made a statement.


The Chair gave a presentation on the Committee's role and responsibilities.

An exchange of questions and answers followed.


At 11:10 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Joann Garbig
Clerk of the Committee

2011-04-13 3:12 p.m.