List of briefing notes prepared for the Minister, the Deputy Minister and the Parliamentary Secretary – March 2017

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March 2017 List of Briefing Notes
WebCIMS Date Addressee Title
Consultations and Communications Branch
2017FIN451906 March 10, 2017 Minister *redacted*
2017FIN451723 March 17, 2017 Minister Approval of Hospitality Expenses for the Budget day lock-ups
Corporate Services Branch
2017FIN451648 March 7, 2017 Deputy Minister Sub-Delegation of Appointment Authorities
2017FIN452409 March 29, 2017 Deputy Minister Assignment in the Deputy Minister's Office
2017FIN452083 March 29, 2017 Deputy Minister Creation of an EX-03 Position in the Tax Policy Branch
2017FIN451987 March 30, 2017 Deputy Minister Approval of the Labour Management Consultation Committee Meeting minutes
Economic Development and Corporate Finance Branch
2017FIN451483 March 2, 2017 Minister of Finance Alberta Orphan Oil and Gas Wells
2017FIN450488 March 2, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451473 March 6, 2017 Deputy Minister Deputy Ministers Meeting on Defence Policy Review
2017FIN451343 March 7, 2017 Parliamentary Secretary Meeting with representatives of the U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities
2017FIN451736 March 9, 2017 Minister of Finance Divestiture of Water Infrastructure in Saskatchewan
2017FIN451922 March 9, 2017 Minister of Finance Orphan Oil and Gas Wells in Alberta
2017FIN451652 March 10, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451966 March 10, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452001 March 14, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451689 March 14, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451924 March 15, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452156 March 16, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451376 March 21, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with Teck Resources Limited
2017FIN451958 March 22, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with Imperial Oil
2017FIN451977 March 22, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451666 March 27, 2017 Minister of Finance Ministerial Briefing from Irving Shipbuilding Incorporated on National Shipbuilding
2017FIN452708 March 28, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451655 March 28, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451765 March 28, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452796 March 30, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452079 March 30, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452728 March 30, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452769 March 30, 2017 Minister of Finance Canada Post Review - Status Update
2017FIN451357 March 30, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452981 March 31, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452290 March 31, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch
2017FIN451121 March 2, 2017 Minister of Finance Fourth Quarter 2016 Canadian Economic Accounts
2017FIN451137 March 2, 2017 Deputy Minister March 3, 2017 meeting to discuss the creation of a new Deputy Minister Committee on Inclusive Growth
2017FIN451469 March 2, 2017 Deputy Minister Results and Delivery: Update to Ministerial Mandate Letter Commitment Tracker
2017FIN451488 March 3, 2017 Deputy Minister Perspectives on job tenure and non-standard employment
2017FIN451497 March 3, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN445952 March 3, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451464 March 7, 2017 Deputy Minister Economic Update for DMs' Breakfast
2017FIN451702 March 7, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451930 March 10, 2017 Deputy Minister March 21-22 Canada-Australia Public Policy Initiative (CAPPI) Retreat
2017FIN451961 March 10, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted* Follow-up on the Seniors Price Index
2017FIN451865 March 14, 2017 Minister of Finance Fiscal Monitor for January 2017
2017FIN452002 March 17, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452085 March 20, 2017 Minister of Finance Description of Canada's Current and Capital Account Balances
2017FIN452067 March 22, 2017 Deputy Minister Economic Update for DMs' Breakfast
2017FIN452016 March 27, 2017 Deputy Minister Letter from the OAG regarding the assessment of risk error caused by fraud or wrongdoing in relation to the audit of the 2016-17 Public Accounts
Federal Provincial Relations and Social Policy
2017FIN451085 March 17, 2017 Minister of Finance Ex Gratia Payment - March 2017
Financial Sector Policy Branch
2017FIN450844 March 1, 2017 Deputy Minister Meetings with Financial Institution CEOs on March 8-9, 2017 in Toronto
2017FIN448802 March 1, 2017 Deputy Minister Impact of Recent Housing Finance Policy Changes
2017FIN451350 March 1, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN449793 March 2, 2017 Minister of Finance Parliamentary Approval of Borrowing Authority
2017FIN451342 March 3, 2017 Parliamentary Secretary Meeting with the Canadian Home Builders' Association on March 7, 2017
2017FIN451340 March 3, 2017 Parliamentary Secretary Meeting with Mortgage Professionals Canada on March 6, 2017
2017FIN451410 March 6, 2017 Minister of Finance Big Three Life Insurance Companies 2016 Fourth Quarter Results
2017FIN450633 March 6, 2017 Deputy Minister Update on Canadian Securitization Market
2017FIN450836 March 10, 2017 Minister of Finance Payments Canada's Rule Amendments
2017FIN449523 March 10, 2017 Minister of Finance Pre-Publication of Regulation Amending the Pension Benefit Standards Regulations, 1985 and Pooled Registered Pension Plan Regulation
2017FIN451166 March 10, 2017 Minister of Finance Bank of Canada: Tabling of the 2016 Annual Report
2017FIN451786 March 13, 2017 Minister of Finance Royal Canadian Mint: Approval of Numismatic Coin Designs
2017FIN452217 March 13, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452232 March 16, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452099 March 17, 2017 Minister of Finance Parliamentary Approval of Borrowing Authority
2017FIN451656 March 17, 2017 Minister of Finance Delegation of Authority - The Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA)
2017FIN451583 March 20, 2017 Minister of Finance Canadian Payments Association - Stakeholder Advisory Council Appointments
2017FIN452410 March 21, 2017 Deputy Minister Payment Service Providers in Canada
2017FIN451770 March 22, 2017 Deputy Minister Debrief of the Financial Action Task Force February 2017 Plenary
2017FIN452690 March 24, 2017 Deputy Minister Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation Update on Housing Market and Credit Trends
2017FIN452680 March 24, 2017 Deputy Minister Speaking Points- Parliamentary Approval of Borrowing Authority
2017FIN452548 March 27, 2017 Minister of Finance Big Six Banks' First Quarter 2017 Results
2017FIN452579 March 27, 2017 Deputy Minister Recent Developments in the Auto Finance Market
2017FIN452571 March 27, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with Mr. François Desjardins, Chief Executive Officer of Laurentian Bank of Canada
2017FIN452722 March 27, 2017 Minister of Finance Parliamentary Approval of Borrowing Authority
2017FIN451993 March 28, 2017 Deputy Minister Bank of Canada: Board of Directors Meeting March 29-30, 2017
2017FIN451613 March 28, 2017 Minister of Finance Financial Consumer Agency of Canada : 2017-18 Business Plan and Borrowing Request
2017FIN452577 March 28, 2017 Minister of Finance Council of Minister's Meeting of the Cooperative Capital Markets Regulatory System
2017FIN452655 March 31, 2017 Minister of Finance Meeting with Genworth Canada on Lender Risk Sharing
2017FIN451344 March 31, 2017 Parliamentary Secretary Meeting with the Appraisal Institute of Canada
Internal Audit and Evaluation
2017FIN451513 March 2, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN451477 March 6, 2017 Deputy Minister Preliminary List of Internal Audit Engagements
2017FIN452470 March 23, 2017 Deputy Minister DM Draft of the Office of the Auditor General Report on Its Performance Audit of Customs Duties
International Trade and Finance Branch
2017FIN451094 March 3, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN451063 March 8, 2017 Minister of Finance World Bank Group: Governors' Vote on the Report entitled Additions to IDA Resources: Eighteenth Replenishment
2017FIN451996 March 10, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN451834 March 13, 2017 Minister of Finance The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development: Governors' Vote on Location and Date of 2018 Annual Meetings
2017FIN451771 March 14, 2017 Minister of Finance Plan for Business Outreach on Canada-U.S. Issues
2017FIN451897 March 15, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451780 March 17, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN450536 March 20, 2017 Minister of Finance U.S. request for a NAFTA Chapter 19 panel review of CITT drywall decision
2017FIN451901 March 22, 2017 Minister of Finance Invitations to World Economic Forum Events (March - May)
2017FIN452427 March 23, 2017 Minister of Finance International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group Governors' Vote: Dates and Locations for the 2019 and 2020 Annual Meetings
2017FIN452158 March 24, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN451682 March 27, 2017 Minister of Finance Participation at Upcoming G20 / IMF / World Bank Group Spring Meetings
2017FIN451548 March 27, 2017 Deputy Minister United States-China Economic Relations: *redacted*
2017FIN451088 March 27, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452589 March 27, 2017 Minister of Finance Appointment of Panellists to the NAFTA Chapter 19 Binational Panel Review of Canadian International Trade Tribunal Injury Finding on Drywall
2017FIN452070 March 28, 2017 Minister of Finance Canadian Financial Crown Corporations
2017FIN452593 March 30, 2017 Minister of Finance The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development: Governors' Vote on the Remuneration of Directors and Alternate Directors
2017FIN452605 March 31, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
Tax Policy Branch
2017FIN450179 March 1, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451347 March 2, 2017 Deputy Minister Draft Departmental Response to OAG Performance Audit re Fossil Fuel Subsidies
2017FIN450231 March 3, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN435357 March 3, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451177 March 3, 2017 Minister of Finance Improving the Collection of Beneficial Ownership Information for Tax Purposes
2017FIN451087 March 7, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451310 March 8, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN450828 March 8, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451080 March 8, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451480 March 10, 2017 Minister of Finance Foreign Charities: Assessement of Qualified Donee Status
2017FIN451279 March 13, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN446989 March 13, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452018 March 16, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN448442 March 22, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN452325 March 24, 2017 Deputy Minister Response to OAG Report on Performance Audit re Fossil Fuel Subsidies
2017FIN450586 March 24, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN4512017 March 24, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451542 & 2016FIN447689 March 30, 2017 Minister of Finance Bovine tuberculosis outbreak in Alberta and Saskatchewan