APPLICATION TO APPEAR AS A WITNESS BEFORE
THE SPECIAL JOINT SENATE, HOUSE OF COMMONS
COMMITTEE ON CUSTODY AND ACCESS
Requests to be a witness before the Special Senate-Commons Committee
should be as follows. Write to the Senate Joint Chair c/o Catherine Piccinin,
Joint Clerk of the Special Committee at the following address:
Senate Joint Chair
c/o Catherine Piccinin. Joint
Special Senate-Commons Committee
on Custody and Access
Senate of Canada
Telephone number: 1-800-267-7362
Fax number: 1-613-990-6666
Your written request should indicate the following;
Upon receipt of your request, the Joint Clerk will advance your request
to the Special Senate-Commons Committee. The Members of the Special Committee
will then decide which witnesses will appear. The Joint Clerk will advise
you of that decision in writing or by telephone, and also the date, time,
and location where you should appear.
that you wish to appear as a witness before the Special Senate Commons
Committee on custody and access following separation and divorce;
indicate your interest, concerns, knowledge, experience, and expertise
on these issues, and the subject matter you wish to address in your testimony;
indicate why you would be a good witness, and why the Committee should
choose you or your organization;
include your full name, address, home and work telephone numbers, and which
number you can be most easily reached.
A witness' expenses may be paid at the discretion of the Special Committee.
You may inquire of the Joint Clerk about the possibility of payment of
expenses in your instance.
If you have any questions, please contact the Joint Clerk at the numbers