Meeting No. 60
Wednesday, May 28, 2003
The Standing Committee on Finance met at 3:40 p.m. this day,
in Room 209, West Block, the Chair, Sue Barnes, presiding.
Members of the Committee present: Sue Barnes, Roy Cullen, Nick Discepola,
Hon. Maria Minna, Charlie Penson, Pauline Picard, Gary Pillitteri, Tony Valeri,
Judy Wasylycia-Leis, Bryon Wilfert.
Acting Member present:
Tony Tirabassi for Shawn Murphy.
In attendance: From the Library of Parliament: June
Dewetering, Acting Principal Analyst; Blayne Haggart and Marc-André Pigeon,
Witnesses: As individual: Roy Cullen, M.P., Etobicoke North. From
the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat: John Morgan, Executive Director,
Financial Management and Accounting Policy Directorate; Suzanne Shirreff,
Senior Director, Cost Recovery Policy Division.
1. The Order of Reference dated
Thursday, March 27, 2003, being now read as follows:
ORDERED, -- That Bill C-212, An Act respecting user fees be now read a
second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Finance.
2. Pursuant to Standing Order
108(2), consideration of the proposed policy of the Treasury Board on external
The witnesses made a statement and answered questions.
At 5:45 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.
Clerk of the Committee