Canadian House of Commons Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security

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The House of Commons Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security (SECU) is a standing committee of the Canadian House of Commons.

Mandate[edit]

  • Review and study the policies and programs of the Department of Public Safety and its agencies:
    • The Canada Border Services Agency
    • The Canadian Security Intelligence Service
    • The Correctional Service of Canada
    • The Parole Board of Canada
    • The Royal Canadian Mounted Police
    • The Security Intelligence Review Committee
    • The Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP
    • The RCMP External Review Committee
    • The Office of the Correctional Investigator
  • Investigation of the existence of drugs and alcohol in prisons
  • Creation of criteria for the appointment of the Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police


Membership[edit]

Party Member District
     Conservative Kevin Sorenson, chair Crowfoot, AB
     Conservative Jay Aspin Nipissing—Timiskaming, ON
     Conservative Candice Hoeppner Portage—Lisgar, MB
     Conservative Ryan Leef Yukon, YK
     Conservative Rick Norlock Northumberland—Quinte West, ON
     Conservative Brent Rathgeber Edmonton—St. Albert, AB
     Conservative Wai Young Vancouver South, BC
     Liberal Francis Scarpaleggia, vice-chair Lac-Saint-Louis, QC
     New Democratic Party Randall Garrison, vice-chair Esquimalt—Juan de Fuca, BC
     New Democratic Party Sylvain Chicoine Châteauguay—Saint-Constant, QC
     New Democratic Party Marie-Claude Morin Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot, QC
     New Democratic Party Jasbir Sandhu Surrey North, BC

Subcommittees[edit]

  • Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure (SSEC)

References[edit]

Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security (SECU)