Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Aboriginal Peoples

First Session Thirty-sixth Parliament, 1997-98-99

Chair: The Honourable CHARLIE WATT


Tuesday, March 16, 1999
Wednesday, March 17, 1999

Issue No. 23

Fifteenth and sixteenth meetings on:
Aboriginal self-government


WITNESSES:

Tuesday, March 16, 1999

From Syncrude Canada Ltd:

Mr. Robert Loader, Manager, Aboriginal Affairs;

Ms Beverley Davies, Co-ordinator, Aboriginal Development Program.

Wednesday, March 17, 1999

From the Ontario Federation of Friendship Centres:

Ms Vera Pawis-Tabobondung, President;

Mr. Tim Thompson, Policy Director.

From the National Association of Friendship Centres:

Mr. Wayne Helgason, President;

Mr. Marc Maracle, Executive Director;

Ms Stacy Hill, Youth Representative, Vice-President, Aboriginal Youth Council;

Mr. Rod MacDonald, President, Law Commission of Canada.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Charlie Watt, Chair

The Honourable A. Raynell Andreychuk, Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Adams, Austin, P.C., Berntson, Chalifoux, Gill, * Graham, P.C. (or Carstairs), * Lynch-Staunton (or Kinsella (acting)), Mahovlich, Pearson, Robertson, St. Germain, P.C.

* Ex Officio Members

(Quorum 4)

Change in membership of the committee:

Pursuant to rule 85(4), membership of the committee was amended as follows:

The name of the Honourable Senator Andreychuk substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Tkachuk (March 17, 1999).

The name of the Honourable Senator St. Germain substituted for that of the Honourable Senator Andreychuk (March 16, 1999).