Aboriginal Peoples – March 6, 2012

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Aboriginal Peoples – March 6, 2012

Senators continued their consideration of Bill S-6, an act which would affect the election process and terms of office for chiefs and councillors of certain First Nations.

Brenda Kustra and Marc Boivin, two senior officials from Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, and Tom Vincent, counsel with the Department of Justice, addressed some of the issues and concerns that have been raised by witnesses who have testified on the bill.