The Standing Senate Committee on National Security and Defence was established on March 15, 2001. Its mandate is to examine and report on the national security policy of Canada
Senator Kenny is the former Chair of the Senate Committee on National Security & Defence.
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Orders of Reference
2000-2001 Senator Kenny was Rapporteur of the NATO Parliamentary Association, Defence and Security committee.
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In 1994, Senator Kenny was a member (see proof) of the Special Joint Committee on Canada's Defence Policy who's committee report was adopted almost entirely in the Government's 1994 White Paper on Defence.
From this background stems his concern of ensuring Canada's troops are properly equipped to maintain our important peace keeping role and protect our sovereignty.
All part of a Senator's daily grind...
Driving a Polish ATV on a NATO visit