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Meeting No. 59
Tuesday, March 8, 2011

The Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security met in camera at 8:50 a.m. this day, in Room 228, La Promenade Building, the Chair, Kevin Sorenson, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Don Davies, Roger Gaudet, Mark Holland, Andrew Kania, Ben Lobb, Dave MacKenzie, Phil McColeman, Alexandra Mendes, Maria Mourani, Rick Norlock, Brent Rathgeber and Kevin Sorenson.


Acting Members present: Jean-Yves Laforest for Roger Gaudet, Jean-Yves Laforest for Maria Mourani, Hon. Shawn Murphy for Mark Holland and Richard Nadeau for Roger Gaudet.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Lyne Casavant, Analyst; Tanya Dupuis, Analyst.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the Committee resumed its study of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service.

The Committee commenced consideration of a draft report.


It was agreed, — That the Hon. Vic Toews, P.C., M.P., Minister of Public Safety, be invited to appear on the Main Estimates for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2012 and the Supplementary Estimates (C) for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2011 on Thursday, March 24, 2011, during the first hour of the March 24, 2011, meeting and that during the second hour the Committee hear witnesses on Bill C-23B, An Act to amend the Criminal Records Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts.


It was agreed, — That the revised version of the draft report be distributed to the members of the Committee no later than Monday, March 14, 2011 at 5:00 p.m.


It was agreed, — That any dissenting opinion to the report be tabled with the Clerk of the Committee by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 21, 2011.


It was agreed, — That the Committee consider the revised draft report on Tuesday, March 22, 2011 and that the Chair present the report to the House on Wednesday, March 23, 2011.


At 12:54 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Roger Préfontaine
Clerk of the Committee

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