François Lareau, LL.M.
                                                                                             55-890 Cahill Dr. W.
                                                                                             Ottawa, ON,  K1V 9A4

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                                                                                             Ottawa, 8 January 1999

Law Commission of Canada
Mr. Roderick A. Macdonald
473 Albert St., 11th floor
Ottawa, ON,    K1A 0H8

Dear Mr. Macdonald:

Subject: Reform of the General Part of the Criminal Code

           On 18 November 1998, at your request, I went to meet you to discuss the issue of the General Part.   Could you please inform me of the developments.    Thank you.


                                                                                          François Lareau"