Proceedings of the Standing
Senate Committee on
First Session, Thirty-ninth Parliament, 2006
Chair: The Honourable GERRY ST. GERMAIN, P.C.
Thursday, September 28, 2006
Issue No. 6
Seventh and eighth meetings on:
The involvement of Aboriginal communities and businesses in economic development activities in Canada
Thursday, September 28, 2006 (morning meeting)
Wasaya Airways LP:
Tom Morris, President and CEO.
Nishnawbe Aski Nation:
Deputy Grand Chief Terry Waboose.
Thursday, September 28, 2006 (afternoon meeting)
As a panel:
Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources:
Charlie Lauer, Assistant Deputy Minister.
Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines:
Dave Laderoute, Manager, Thunder Bay area team.
Mary Ellen Ripley, Acting Manager of Program Delivery for Northwestern Ontario;
Lesley Stefureak, Policy Advisor on Aboriginal Issues.
Pic River First Nation:
Byron LeClair, Economic Development Officer.
MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE
The Honourable Gerry St. Germain, P.C., Chair
The Honourable Nick G. Sibbeston, Deputy Chair
The Honourable Senators:
Campbell, Dyck, Gill, Gustafson, *Hays, (or Fraser), Hubley, *LeBreton, P.C., (or Comeau), Lovelace Nicholas,
Peterson, Segal, Watt
*Ex officio members