The Standing Committee on National Defence met at 4:06 p.m. this day, in Room 362, East Block, the Chair, James Bezan, presiding.
Members of the Committee present: Chris Alexander, James Bezan, Tarik Brahmi, Corneliu Chisu, Cheryl Gallant, Jack Harris, Jean-François Larose, Hon. John McKay, Christine Moore, Rick Norlock, Ted Opitz and Mark Strahl.
In attendance: Library of Parliament: Melissa Radford, Analyst; Erin Shaw, Analyst.
Appearing: Hon. Peter Gordon MacKay, Minister of National Defence.
Witnesses: Department of National Defence: MGen Blaise Cathcart, Judge Advocate General; VAdm Bruce Donaldson, Vice-Chief of the Defence Staff.
The Hon. Peter Gordon MacKay made a statement and answered questions.
At 4:48 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.
Leif-Erik AuneClerk of the Committee