Meeting No. 41
Tuesday, October 2, 2001
The Standing Committee on Finance met in a televised session
at 11:15 a.m. this day, in Room 237-C, Centre Block, the Chair, Maurizio
Members of the Committee present: Sue Barnes, Carolyn Bennett,
Maurizio Bevilacqua, Roy Cullen, Ken Epp, Albina Guarnieri, Sophia Leung, John
McCallum, Shawn Murphy, Lorne Nystrom and Pauline Picard.
In attendance: From the Research Branch of Library of Parliament:
Marc-André Pigeon, Researcher.
Witness(es): From the Canadian Consortium for Research: Dr.
John C. Service, Chair; Dr. Don McDiarmid, Director of Professional Affairs. From
the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association: Salmy Lavigne, President; Susan
A. Ziebarth, Exective Director. From the Canadian Healthcare Association:
Sharon Sholzberg-Gray, President and Chief Executive Officer.
In accordance with its mandate under Standing Order 83(1), the Committee
continued its study on Pre-Budget Consultations.
Dr. John Service, Susan A. Ziebarth and Sharon Sholzberg-Gray made
statements and answered questions.
At 12:38 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.