Mr. Chairman, I would like to address a question to the minister in reference to something he mentioned earlier about the number of native people who have been helped by projects under LEAP. In the new measures that the minister has announced, will some priority be given to carry over from LEAP in the cases where people have not been
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able to finish their projects? Some of the specific projects I can think of would be the band of Canoes Narrows, the community of Beauval and several other places. If they apply under the new program, will they be given some priority to enable them to finish their project which was started under LEAP but for which there are no more funds under that program, so that the facilities there remain useless now and cannot function unless these people receive extra money to complete the project?
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Sub-subtopic: AMENDMENT RESPECTING EXTENSION OF PROGRAM PERIOD