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Meeting No. 84
Thursday, May 2, 2013

The Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security met at 8:45 a.m. this day, in Room 306, La Promenade Building, the Chair, Kevin Sorenson, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Candice Bergen, Randall Garrison, Parm Gill, Hon. Laurie Hawn, Ryan Leef, Rick Norlock, LaVar Payne, John Rafferty, Jean Rousseau, Francis Scarpaleggia and Kevin Sorenson.


Acting Members present: Élaine Michaud for Rosane Doré Lefebvre.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Tanya Dupuis, Analyst; Christine Morris, Analyst.


Witnesses: Royal Canadian Mounted Police: Tyler Bates, Director, National Aboriginal Policing and Crime Prevention Services; Doug Lang, Deputy Commissioner, Contract and Aboriginal Policing.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, May 29, 2012, the Committee resumed its study of the economics of policing.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.


At 9:48 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:54 a.m., the sitting resumed in camera.


It was agreed, — That the Chair be authorized to approve the travel programme on behalf of the Committee.


It was agreed, — That the Committee defray hospitality expenses related to the Committee’s trips to Western Canada, California and the United Kingdom.


It was agreed, — That the Committee defray the cost of gifts within the amounts specified in the budgets.


At 10:07 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Andrew Bartholomew Chaplin
Clerk of the Committee

2013/05/08 11:25 a.m.