Meeting No. 42
Tuesday, May 6, 2003
The Standing Committee on Justice
and Human Rights met in camera at 11:12 a.m. this day, in Room 371, West
Block, the Chair, Hon. Andy Scott, presiding.
Member of the Committee present: Chuck Cadman,
Hon. Hedy Fry, Marlene Jennings, Derek Lee, Paul Harold Macklin, John Maloney,
Richard Marceau, John McKay, Pat O'Brien, Joe Peschisolido, Hon. Andy Scott.
Acting Member present: Svend Robinson for
Hon. Lorne Nystrom.
In attendance: From the Library of
Parliament: Philip Rosen, senior analyst, Kristen Douglas, analyst.
The Committee discussed its future business.
It was agreed, -- That the Committee invite
Government officials to appear before the Committee in relation to its study on
It was agreed, -- That, pursuant to Order of the
House adopted on February 7, 2003 there be established a Subcommittee on
Solicitation laws, as defined in the Criminal Code, composed of six (6)
members, including a Chair to be named by the Committee and one member from
each of the five recognized parties in the House; that the Subcommittee have
all of the powers of the Committee under Standing Order 108(1)(a),
except the power to report directly to the House.
At 11:40 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.
Clerk of the