I doubt whether the question is acceptable, but because of the particular circumstances it might be allowed at this time.
Hon. Jean-Luc Pepin (Minister of Energy,
Mines and Resources): A request went to the Secretary of State for External Affairs, Mr. Speaker, and I have also been in communication with Mr. Weir on the subject. We are planning a meeting in the coming weeks.
Subtopic: PEMBINA RIVER-INQUIRY AS TO MEETING TO CONCLUDE NEGOTIATIONS