List of briefing notes prepared for the Minister, the Deputy Minister and the Parliamentary Secretary – October 2016

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October 2016 List of Briefing Notes
WebCIMS Date Addressee Title/Titre
Corporate Services Branch
2016FIN442969 October 7, 2016 Minister of Finance 2015-16 Report on Spending on Travel, Hospitality and Conferences
2016FIN444793 October 24, 2016 Deputy Minister Travel Approval
2016FIN444441 October 27, 2016 Deputy Minister Organizational changes within the Federal-Provincial Relations and Social Policy Branch
2016FIN444711 October 28, 2016 Minister of Finance Department of Finance Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17
Economic Development and Corporate Finance Branch
2016FIN443416 October 3, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443738 October 7, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443608 October 7, 2016 Deputy Minister Update on the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Comprehensive Review
2016FIN443692 October 11, 2016 Deputy Minister Deputy Ministers Governance Committee Meeting October 12, 2016:
Update on the Gordie Howe International Bridge Project
2016FIN443972 October 12, 2016 Deputy Minister Meeting with Catherine Blewett, Deputy Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada
2016FIN444050 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443767 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444017 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443872 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444059 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443293 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443926 October 13, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN443273 October 14, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444103 October 14, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443976 October 14, 2016 Minister of Finance Lower Churchill Federal Loan Guarantee:  Update
2016FIN442129 October 17, 2016 Deputy Minister Meeting with the Forest Products Association of Canada
2016FIN443689 October 17, 2016 Deputy Minister Reply Letter to Parliamentary Budget Office
2016FIN444352 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance Update on the Transfer of Federal Dams to Saskatchewan
2016FIN444380 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444058 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444325 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN442951 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance Meeting with Enbridge
2016FIN443725 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444332 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443874 October 17, 2016 Deputy Minister Meeting with Mr. Paul Davidson, President of Universities Canada
2016FIN444370 October 18, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN442952 October 18, 2016 Minister of Finance Meeting with Universities Canada Board of Directors
2016FIN444511 October 19, 2016 Minister of Finance Announcement of Infrastructure Bank as part of the Economic and Fiscal Update (EFU)
2016FIN444318 October 19, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444517 October 19, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444381 October 19, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444146 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance Canada's Intellectual Property Regime
2016FIN444651 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444648 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444535 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444385 October 21, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444605 October 21, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444317 October 24, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444720 October 25, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444791 October 25, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444602 October 25, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444483 October 25, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444453 October 25, 2016 Deputy Minister Meeting with the Deputy Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada
2016FIN444374 October 26, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444942 October 26, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444615 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444916 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444612 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444917 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444855 October 28, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch
2016FIN443534 October 5, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN443736 October 5, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN443617 October 7, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443776rev2 October 7, 2016 Minister of Finance Revised Fiscal Outlook for the 2016 Update of Economic and Fiscal Projections
2016FIN444148 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance Release of Revised Long-Term Economic and Fiscal Projections
2016FIN444117 October 14, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443949rev October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance (Revised) October 18 Prime Minister Meeting with the China Entrepreneur Club
2016FIN444193 October 18, 2016 Deputy Minister Economic Update for DMs' Breakfast
2016FIN444497 October 18, 2016 Minister of Finance Fall Economic Statement Measures
2016FIN444315rev2 October 19, 2016 Minister of Finance October 20, 2016 meeting of the Advisory Council on Economic Growth
2016FIN441815 October 19, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444237 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance Fiscal Monitor for August 2016
2016FIN443870rev2 October 24, 2016 Minister of Finance November 14 Government of Canada Long-Term Investor Summit
2016FIN443568 October 25, 2016 Minister of Finance Overview of the Carry-Forward and Reprofile Process
2016FIN444531 October 25, 2016 Deputy Minister Economic Update for DMs' Breakfast
2016FIN444862 October 26, 2016 Deputy Minister October 28 Deputies Roundtable with Dr. David Halpern
2016FIN444558 October 25, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Federal Provincial Relations and Social Policy
2016FIN443216 October 3, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443455 October 4, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN443215 October 5, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443681 October 5, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443682 October 5, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443683 October 5, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443456 October 6, 2016 Deputy Minister Deputy Ministers' Oversight Committee on Modern Treaty Implementation October 6, 2016
2016FIN443836 October 6, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443859 October 6, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443704 October 7, 2016 Minister of Finance Transfer Payments: Fall 2016 Re-Estimates of Open Years of CHT and CST
2016FIN442371 October 7, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN442281 October 11, 2016 Minister of Finance Response to letters from Saskatchewan Minister of Finance, Kevin Doherty
2016FIN443956 October 11, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443848 October 11, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444144 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance Meeting with Nova Scotia's Minister of Finance Randy Delorey
2016FIN443566 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance 2019 Renewal of Equalization and Territorial Formula Financing
2016FIN443783 October 12, 2016 Deputy Minister Four Corners Meeting on Veterans on October 13
2016FIN443681 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443849 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443888 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444104 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444156 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443971 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444156 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444229 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444282 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444026 October 14, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted* Equalization
2016FIN443968 October 14, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443857 October 14, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444316 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443997 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443782 October 18, 2016 Deputy Minister Meeting with the Indigenous Leadership Initiative
2016FIN444409 October 18, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN443982 October 18, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444309 October 18, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444174 October 19, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN443683 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443973 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444417 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444536 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444537 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444593 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444515 October 21, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444780 October 25, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444250 October 26, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN444454 October 26, 2016 Deputy Minister Meeting of the Deputy Ministers' National Security Committee
2016FIN444512 October 26, 2016 Minister of Finance Tabling of the 28th Actuarial Report on the Canada Pension Plan
2016FIN443962 October 26, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444409 October 26, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444700 October 26, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444701 October 26, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444702 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444935 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444977 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444988 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444989 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444990 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444991 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443941 October 28, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Financial Sector Policy Branch
2016FIN443344 October 3, 2016 Parliamentary Secretary Financial Advisors Association of Canada
2016FIN443075 October 3, 2016 Deputy Minister Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) Board of Directors Meeting on October 5, 2016
at the Ritz Carlton in Montreal Quebec
2016FIN443225 October 3, 2016 Deputy Minister Authority to Extend Hospitality: Federal/Provincial/Territorial Financial Sector Policy Dialogue
- October 26, 2016
2016FIN443474 October 4, 2016 Deputy Minister Meeting with Stephen Smith and Andy Charles of Canada Guaranty
2016FIN443730 October 4, 2016 Deputy Minister Lender Risk Sharing Consultation Paper
2016FIN443858 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance Approval of Assessment of Financial Institutions Regulations, 2017 for publication in Canada Gazette
2016FIN444118 October 12, 2016 Deputy Minister Canada Post Corporation Financial Issues
2016FIN443174 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance Payments Canada's Rule Amendments
2016FIN444314 October 14, 2016 Minister of Finance Lender Risk Sharing Consultation Paper
2016FIN443081 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance Freshwater Fish Marketing Corporation:  Borrowing Extension to April 30, 2017
2016FIN443860 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance Canadian Payments Association - Mid-term Vacancy on the Stakeholder Advosiry Council
2016FIN444336 October 18, 2016 Deputy Minister Capital Markets Regulatory Authority Governance and Accountability Framework
2016FIN442736 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443373 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444121 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444046 October 21, 2016 Minister of Finance Regulatory Amendments to the Canadian Payments Association's Bylaws 2 and 3
2016FIN444539 October 25, 2016 Minister of Finance Government of Canada Debt Management
2016FIN444376 October 26, 2016 Deputy Minister The Fintech *redacted* - Overview Deck *redacted*
2016FIN444308 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance Renewal of the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada's National Steering Committee
2016FIN444516 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance Appointments to Trade Dispute Settlement Panels
2016FIN443934 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance Tabling of the Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada's 2016 Annual Report
2016FIN444966 October 31, 2016 Minister of Finance Royal Canadian Mint: approval of Numismatic Coin Designs
Audit and Evaluation
2016FIN443522 October 5, 2016 Deputy Minister Acknowledgement of audit announcement letter for the OAG's audit of the Public Accounts
2016FIN443527 October 5, 2016 Deputy Minister Acknowledgement of audit announcement letter for the OAG's audit of the consolidated financial statements
within the Public Accounts
2016FIN443131 October 11, 2016 Minister of Finance Web posting of internal audit report- Audit of Business Continuity Planning
2016FIN444597 October 21, 2016 Deputy Minister Acknowledgement of the audit announcement letter for the OAG's Performance Audit of Adapting to
Climate Change Effects
2016FIN444851 October 25, 2016 Deputy Minister Joint declaration recommending an appointment to the Audit Committee
2016FIN444885 October 27, 2016 Deputy Minister Acknowledgement of audit announcement letter for the OAG's Strategic Audit Planning Exercise for
the infrastructure portfolio
International Trade and Finance Branch
2016FIN443633 October 4, 2016 Minister of Finance Reference to the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Concerning Anti-Dumping Duties on Drywall
Imported from the U.S. into Western Canada
2016FIN443603 October 4, 2016 Deputy Minister Approval of hospitality expenses for a roundtable lunch on inclusive and sustainable growth
at the Washington Embassy
2016FIN443552 October 7, 2016 Deputy Minister ITF Global Economic Digest
2016FIN444021 October 11, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443887 October 12, 2016 Minister of Finance Upcoming Developments in Canada-U.S. Softwood Lumber Dispute
2016FIN444022 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444024 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444375 October 13, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443936 October 14, 2016 Deputy Minister ITF Global Economic Digest
2016FIN443695 October 17, 2016 Minister of Finance Minister London Visit (November 15-16)
2016FIN443459 October 18, 2016 Deputy Minister Briefing on International Economic Developments
2016FIN444298 October 18, 2016 Minister of Finance Meeting with Christine Hogan, Incoming Canadian Executive Director to the World Bank
2016FIN444382 October 18, 2016 Deputy Minister Coordinating Committee of Deputy Ministers Meeting of October 19, 2016
2016FIN443350 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443890 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444067 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444255 October 21, 2016 Deputy Minister ITF Global Economic Digest
2016FIN443001 October 21, 2016 Minister of Finance Response to Mr. Luis Alberto Moreno: President of the Inter-American Development Bank
2016FIN443696 October 24, 2016 Minister of Finance Meeting with Dr. C. Fred Bergsten, Senior Fellow and Director Emeritus, Peterson Institute
for International Economics
2016FIN444741 October 25, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444922 October 26, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444624 October 28, 2016 Deputy Minister ITF Global Economic Digest
2016FIN444508 October 31, 2016 Minister of Finance Updates on Loan and Administrative Agreements Between Canada and the International Monetary Fund (IMF)
2016FIN443700 October 31, 2016 Minister of Finance World Bank Group: Governors' vote to Increase the Guarantee Capacity of the Multilateral Investment
Guarantee Agency
Law Branch
2016FIN443824 October 7, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Tax Policy Branch
2016FIN443672 October 3, 2016 Deputy Minister Hospitality Expenses for October meetings with Expert Advisors on Review of Federal Tax Expenditures
2016FIN443537 October 3, 2016 Deputy Minister Auditor General Performance Audit of Progress on Phasing out Inefficient Fossil Fuel Subsidies - Audit Plan Summary
2016FIN443698 October 5, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443740 October 6, 2016 Deputy Minister Position Paper on Bill C-274
2016FIN443784 October 6, 2016 Deputy Minister Position Paper on Bill C-301
2016FIN442992 October 11, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443523 October 12, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN444226 October 14, 2016 Deputy Minister Corporate Income Tax Trends – 2001 to 2014
2016FIN443163 October 17, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN444416 October 18, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN443292 October 18, 2016 Deputy Minister Review of Federal Tax Expenditures - Response to Submission from CPA Canada - Revised
2016FIN443680 October 18, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443493 October 18, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN441053 October 18, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN442859 October 19, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444342 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN444407 October 20, 2016 Minister of Finance Meeting with Tax Expenditure Review External Experts, October 24
2016FIN444540 October 21, 2016 Minister of Finance Final Report of the Working Group on Carbon Pricing Mechanisms
2016FIN443277 October 24, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN442246 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN443159 October 27, 2016 Minister of Finance Revised Letter to British Columbia Minister of Finance Michael de Jong
2016FIN444326 October 31, 2016 Deputy Minister *redacted*