I do not know where the hon. member is getting his information. I have stated the position of the government in the past. My colleague, the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, and I made public the principles governing the new legislation and the legislation is now being drafted. It will be placed before the House in due course. Of course, all the parties will have an opportunity to put forward any proposals they may wish.
Subtopic: DATE OF INTRODUCTION OF LEGISLATION GOVERNING EXPLORATION FOR OIL ON GOVERNMENT PROPERTY