OTTAWA, April 24, 2015 - Senator Victor Oh today issued the following statement on the death of the Honourable Pierre Claude Nolin – Speaker of the Senate:
“It is with a heavy heart that I have learned of the passing of Speaker Nolin. I had the distinguished privilege to serve alongside him in the Upper Chamber and benefited extensively from his advice and support.
“For over two decades, Speaker Nolin served the Senate of Canada in various capacities with integrity and great distinction. His contributions to this institution and to the overall public good will be remembered and honoured.
“As a member of the Upper Chamber, I offer my most sincere condolences to his family and friends.”