On February 10, 2009, the House recreated theSpecial Committee on the Canadian Mission inAfghanistan. This committee conducted its business inthe usual way and began, in the fall of that year, toseek information from the Government on thetreatment of Afghan detainees.
On November 27, 2009, the Committee reported to theHouse what it considered to be a breach of itsprivileges in relation to its inquiries and requests fordocuments.
On December 10, 2009, the House adopted an Orderfor the production of documents regarding Afghandetainees.
On December 30, 2009, the session in which thisOrder was adopted was prorogued.
On March 3, 2010, when the present session began,the Special Committee was re-constituted andresumed its work. Since Orders of the House for the