|REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE||Thursday, May 14, 2009|
The Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology
has the honour to present its
Your committee, to which was referred Bill S-217, An Act respecting a National Philanthropy Day, has, in obedience to its order of reference of May 5, 2009, examined the said Bill and now reports the same with the following amendments:
1. Preamble, page 1:
(a) Add after line 14 the following:
“Whereas through the dedicated work of caring individuals and organizations, November 15th has come to be known throughout Canada as National Philanthropy Day;” and
(b) Replace lines 17 and 18 with the following:
“giving by recognizing National Philanthropy Day;” and
2. New clause 3, page 1: Add after line 27 the following:
“3. The Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages shall make a declaration that the 15th day of November in each and every year be recognized throughout Canada as “National Philanthropy Day.”.
ART EGGLETON, P.C.