Marc is a member of the Standing Committee on Natural Resources (RNNR), the Standing Committee on the Status of Women (FEWO) and his motion, M-106 has sparked the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities (HUMA), to start a 10-meeting study on the development of a National Seniors Strategy.
The Standing Committee on Natural Resources may examine issues related to the four industrial sectors that constitute the mandate of the Department of Natural Resources(NRCan): the energy sector, the forest sector, the minerals and metals sector and the earth sciences sector. More specifically, the Committee focuses on bills, expenditures and activities of the organizations that are part of the Natural Resources portfolio, including:
For more information on this committee, please visit: http://www.ourcommons.ca/Committees/en/RNNR
Under Standing Order 108(1), the House of Commons may refer certain matters to the House of Commons Standing Committee on the Status of Women for examination and report. This Order also authorizes the Committee to create subcommittees to focus on particular subjects. Under Standing Order 108(2), the Committee has the broad authority to study the policies, programs, expenditures (budgetary estimates) and legislation of departments and agencies, including Status of Women Canada, that conduct work related to the status of women.
For more information on this committee, please visit : http://www.ourcommons.ca/Committees/en/FEWO
Study: Advancing Inclusion and Quality of Life for Canadian Seniors
The Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities agreed to undertake a study of how the Government can support vulnerable seniors today while preparing for the diverse and growing seniors’ population of tomorrow.
The study has three major themes:
Written submissions are to be no more than ten (10) pages. More information on the process for providing a written submission can be found in the Guide for Submitting Briefs to House of Commons Committees.
For more information on this committee or on this study, please visit : http://www.ourcommons.ca/Committees/en/HUMA/StudyActivity?studyActivityId=9540123
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