Completed Access to Information Requests: September 2014

Closed Requests – September 2014
Request Number Summary Disposition Number of Pages


Documents related to the Nuclear Liability Act (NLA) or revision to the NLA between January 1, 2013 and June 30, 2013. Nothing disclosed (excluded) 0
A-2014-00049 Copy of itinerary and agenda of Minister Flaherty’s trip to Bermuda between April 10th and April 13th 2013, including a list of all meetings held, events attended, and speeches given. Disclosed in part 4


All records created for briefing purposes ahead of the April 2013 trip to Bermuda by Minister Jim Flaherty and other government members. Disclosed in part 111


All internal records that discuss media/news coverage of pension and/or Canada Pension Plan reform in the press, from March 24, 2014 to April 5, 2014. Disclosed in part 89


A list of briefing notes sent to the Minister, Deputy Minister, and Minister of State during the month of July 2014, excluding possible Cabinet Confidences. Disclosed in part 8


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN406633: Financial Consumer Agency of Canada Research Report on Banking Fees in Canada. Disclosed in part 5


Copies of various briefing notes created between February 3 to February 28, 2014. Disclosed in part 217


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN402543: Deputy Minister's Committee on Climate Change, Energy and Environment

Disclosed in part 8


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN402081: C. D. Howe Institute 2014 Shadow Budget Disclosed in part 54


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN405257: Big Six Banks' First Quarter 2014 Results All disclosed 8


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN406577: Canada's Relative Growth Forecast within the G-7 Disclosed in part 3


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN405567: Meeting with John Calvert of Energy & Minerals Group Disclosed in part 5


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN405605: Cash Flow Pressures Facing Western Grain Producers Disclosed in part 9


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN406685: Meeting with Brian Pallister, Leader of the Manitoba Conservative Party, on April 17, 2014 Disclosed in part 6


Alll documentation pertaining to the Department of Finance's Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Business (PSAB), Target and Spend for calendar year 2012 and 2013, including copies of 2012 and 2013 PSAB Performance Reports All disclosed 39


Records between August 1, 2012 and September 30, 2013 regarding communications between the Portfolio Management Association of Canada and the department, the Minister and the Minister of State related to pensions or retirement savings, excluding FACTA.

Does not exist 0


Records created between January 1, 2012 and March 31, 2014 between Standard Life Assurance Company of Canada and Finance Canada related to pensions or retirement savings, excluding FATCA. Does not exist 0


Copies of selected Briefing Notes created between March 3 to 28, 2014. Disclosed in part 147


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN407511, Target Benefits Plan Disclosed in part 7


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN408069, Debrief of Ultra-Long Issuance and Next Steps Disclosed in part 4


Copy of Memorandum 2014FIN406825, Statement of Reconfiguration of the Canada Child Tax Benefit (CCTB) Entitlements for Alberta Disclosed in part 17


Copy of Memorandum for Deputy Minister: 2014FIN406410 - Crude Oil Transportation by Rail Disclosed in part 8


Copy of Memorandum to Minister: 2014FIN407924 - Retirement Income System All disclosed 5


Copy of Memorandum to the Minister of State: 2014FIN408624, Recent Reforms to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program All disclosed 9


Copy of Memorandum to Minister: 2014FIN407430, Meeting with the Toronto Waterfront Revitalization Corporation

Disclosed in part 6


Records related to the establishment and operation of a capability in the Department dedicated to receiving names and account details of suspected 'U.S. persons' from financial institutions and transmitting them to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service. Does not exist 0


For the period of January 1, 2014 to April 30, 2014, copies of all Purchase Orders and Call-ups for ink and toner supplies. Does not exist 0


All records, including hand-written notes, related to a meeting between John Penner, Chief of Staff and Merit Canada, as per lobbyist registrar on May 13, 2014. Does not exist 0


Legal Fees paid by the federal government to various first nations bands between January 1, 2012 to September 1, 2014. Does not exist 0


Comfort letters for August 2014 Does not exist 0


All Temporary Help Services Supply Arrangements and Standing Offer call-ups issued in Calgary, Vancouver, the Greater Toronto Area and the National Capital Region from April to July 2014. All disclosed 31