The Chair presented the Twelfth Report from the Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure which read as follows:
Your Subcommittee met on Tuesday, June 2, 2009, to consider the business of the Committee and agreed to make the following recommendations:
1. That pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(g), and notwithstanding the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, March 5, 2009, the Committee undertake a study of Chapter 7, "Special Examinations of Crown Corporations - 2008" of the Spring 2009 Report of the Auditor General of Canada, and that witnesses from Great Lakes Pilotage Authority and VIA Rail Canada Inc. be invited to appear.
2. That, if possible, the Committee allocate time during its meeting on Tuesday, June 23, 2009, to meet with a delegation from the Administration of the President of Russia.
3. That in relation to the motion adopted on Tuesday, May 12, 2009 concerning the audio recordings requested on March 24, 2009 during the Committee’s study of Chapter 3, "Contracting for Professional Services - Public Works and Government Services Canada" of the December 2008 Report of the Auditor General of Canada and in response to the letter dated May 14, 2009 from the Deputy Minister, Public Works and Government Services Canada, the Chair write to the Deputy Minister, Public Works and Government Services Canada, and invite him to appear before the Committee on Thursday, June 18, 2009, to explain the Department’s position on the matter.