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

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April 2017 List of Briefing Notes
WebCIMS Date Addressee Title
Corporate Services Branch
2017FIN452927 April 3, 2017 Deputy Minister Approval of Shared Services Canada's Business Arrangement with Finance Canada
2017FIN452619 April 7, 2017 Deputy Minister Reimbursement of EX membership fees
2017FIN453269 April 10, 2017 Deputy Minister Orientation for Assistant Deputy Ministers scheduled for Thursday, May 4th, 2017
2017FIN453476 April 12, 2017 Deputy Minister 2017 Assistant Deputy Minister Forum
2017FIN453228 April 12, 2017 Deputy Minister Consolidated Approval of Corporate Membership Fees 2017-2018
2017FIN452624 April 27, 2017 Deputy Minister Reimbursement of EX membership fees
2017FIN452621 April 27, 2017 Deputy Minister Sub delegation of appointment authorities
2017FIN452623 April 27, 2017 Deputy Minister PSC reporting requirements on delegated authorities for fiscal year 2016-17
Economic Development and Corporate Finance Branch
2017FIN451744 April 3, 2017 Minister of Finance Tabling in Parliament of the Canada Development Investment Corporation's corporate documents
2017FIN451692 April 3, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452290 April 3, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452755 April 3, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451486 April 4, 2017 Minister of Finance Documentation from J.D. Irving Limited on the Maritime economy
2017FIN453186 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance Ministerial Results Table on Effective Actions on Clean Growth and Climinate Change
2017FIN452079 April 6, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN449841 April 6, 2017 Minister of Finance Update on the implementation of the Canada Infrastructure Bank
2017FIN453177 April 6, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452673 April 6, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452797 April 6, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453234 April 6, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN449544 April 7, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453217 April 7, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452440 April 10, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451543 April 10, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453006 April 11, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with Deputy Ministers from Alberta Economic Development and Trade and Alberta Energy
2017FIN453218 April 13, 2017 Minister of Finance Canada Development Investment Corporation's 2016 Annual Report
2017FIN453676 April 13, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453671 April 19, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with General Motors of Canada Company
2017FIN453693 April 19, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453468 April 19, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453776 April 21, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453296 April 21, 2017 Deputy Minister Update on PPP Canada Inc.
2017FIN453763 April 21, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN454205 April 25, 2017 Minister of Finance Update on superclusters
2017FIN454213 April 27, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN454213 April 27, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453672 April 27, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN454091 April 28, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN454361 April 28, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN454445 April 28, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN454002 April 28, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with Dougal Macdonald and Julian Peck of Morgan Stanley
2017FIN454362 April 28, 2017 Minister of Finance Meeting with Mr. Luc Jobin, CEO of Canadian National Railway
2017FIN453961 April 25, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN447088 April 25, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch
2017FIN452889 April 4, 2017 Deputy Minister Economic Update for DMs' Breakfast
2017FIN451704 April 7, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452783 April 7, 2017 Deputy Minister CMHC's report on the causes of rising house prices in major Canadian cities
2017FIN453240 April 11, 2017 Deputy Minister Economic Update for DMs' Breakfast
2017FIN453769 April 24, 2017 Minister of Finance Status Update on Collective Bargaining Negotiations
2017FIN453794 April 24, 2017 Minister of Finance Post-Budget 2017 Fiscal Planning Framework
2017FIN453366 April 25, 2017 Minister of Finance Fiscal Monitor for February 2017
2017FIN453157 April 25, 2017 Minister of Finance Update on Recent Developments in the Canadian Economy
2017FIN453126 April 27, 2017 Minister of Finance Overview and Assessment of the Survey of Private Sector Economists
2017FIN452718 April 27, 2017 Minister of Finance IMF Article IV Visit to Canada - May 15 to 30, 2017
2017FIN454448 April 28, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Federal Provincial Relations and Social Policy
2017FIN452584 April 3, 2017 Deputy Minister Update on Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Ruling relating to Child and Family Services on Reserve
2017FIN452809 April 3, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN453104 April 3, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN451117 April 5, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2016FIN445862 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance Pre-Budget 2017 Submission - Indspire
2017FIN451345 April 5, 2017 Parliamentary Secretary Meeting with Mr.Phil Upshall, National Executive Director of the Mood Disorders Society of Canada - April 6, 2017
2017FIN452528 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452766 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453004 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451326 April 7, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453151 April 7, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453202 April 7, 2017 Minister of Finance Meeting with the International Association of Bridgem Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers
2016FIN446607 April 10, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451458 April 10, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453011 April 11, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN447404 April 13, 2017 Minister of Finance Pre-Budget 2017 Submission - Murray Rankin, M.P.
2017FIN451458 April 13, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453664 April 18, 2017 Deputy Minister April 19, 2017 Meeting of the Coordinating Committee of Deputy Ministers
2017FIN453666 April 20, 2017 Deputy Minister Nunavut Devolution
2017FIN453582 April 21, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451920 April 25, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2016FIN447349 April 26, 2017 Minister of Finance Pre-Budget 2017 Submission - Senator Joan Fraser
2017FIN453629 April 26, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453694 April 26, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN454038 April 26, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453816 April 27, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN454312 April 27, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Financial Sector Policy Branch
2017FIN452536 April 4, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN452376 April 4 2017 Minister of Finance Meeting with CEOs of Manulife, Great-West Life and Sun Life Financial Insurance Industry Perspectives on the 2019 Financial Sector Legislative Review
2017FIN453080 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance Canada Pension Plan Investment Board: March 30 Nominating Committee Meeting
2017FIN453124 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance Letter to Ontario Minister of Finance and Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area Mayors re:  Housing
2017FIN453128 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance Reappointment of the President of the Canadian Securities Transition Office
2017FIN452806 April 6, 2017 Minister of Finance Global Risk Institute: Notice of Opportunities for Ministerial Appointments
2017FIN452429 April 6, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with Power Financial Corporation, April 07, 2017
2017FIN452727 April 7 2017 Minister of Finance Meeting with Mr. François Desjardins, Chief Executive Officer of Laurentian Bank of Canada
2017FIN451545 April 7, 2017 Parliamentary Secretary Meeting with Representatives from the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association
2017FIN453187 April 10, 2017 Minister of Finance Proposed Meeting with Ontario Minister of Finance Sousa and Toronto Mayor Tory
2017FIN453173 April 10, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with CLHIA and Life Insurance CEOs
2017FIN453214 April 10, 2017 Minister of Finance Meeting with Eric La Flèche, President and CEO of Metro Inc., on April 12, 2017
2017FIN453338 April 11, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with CMHC President and Chief Executive Officer Siddall and OSFI Deputy Superintendent (Regulation) Rogers
2017FIN453023 April 11, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN453656 April 13, 2017 Minister of Finance Meeting with Ontario Finance Minister Sousa and Mayor Tory on April 18, 2017
2017FIN452247 April 13, 2017 Minister of Finance Strategy for the Five-year Parliamentary Review of the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act (PCMLTFA)
2017FIN451613 April 18, 2017 Minister of Finance Financial Consumer Agency of Canada: 2017-18 Business Plan and Borrowing Request
2017FIN453515 April 19, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453160 April 19, 2017 Minister of Finance Response Regarding a Bank Application
2017FIN453820 April 21, 2017 Deputy Minister Ontario Housing Measures
2017FIN452685 April 24, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453292 April 24, 2017 Minister of Finance Freshwater Fish Marketing Corporation: Borrowing Extension to October 31, 2017
2017FIN453704 April 24, 2017 Minister of Finance Pre-approval of Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions events planned for Fiscal Year 2017-18
2017FIN453772 April 26, 2017 Minister of Finance Royal Canadian Mint: Tabling of the 2016 Annual Report
2017FIN452151 April 26, 2017 Minister of Finance Letter from the Director of the Financial Transactions Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC)
Internal Audit and Evaluation
2017FIN453427 April 18, 2017 Deputy Minister Spring 2017 Auditor General Report Chapters on Customs Duties and Fossil Fuel Subsidies
2017FIN453792 April 21, 2017 Deputy Minister DM Draft of the Auditor General Report on its Performance Audit of Fossil Fuel Subsidies
International Trade and Finance Branch
2017FIN452732 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance Proposal for International Finance Facility for Education
2017FIN453114 April 5, 2017 Minister of Finance U.S. Administration Draft Notice to Congress of Intention to Renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement
2017FIN452291 April 6, 2017 Minister of Finance 2016 European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Report to Parliament
2017FIN452731 April 7, 2017 Deputy Minister State of the Euro Area Economy
2017FIN452870 April 7, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN452965 April 7, 2017 Minister of Finance Ministerial Statements for IMF and World Bank Group Spring Meetings
2017FIN452894 April 11, 2017 Deputy Minister Evolution of Germany's Real Wage Growth since the Reunification
2017FIN453274 April 12, 2017 Deputy Minister Approval of hospitality expenses for a roundtable lunch on the Global Economic Outlook
2017FIN453261 April 12, 2017 Minister of Finance Planning Canada's 2018 G7 Finance Track Policy Agenda
2017FIN453007 April 12, 2017 Minister of Finance Attendance for a launch meeting of the Canada-China Economic and Financial Strategic Dialogue
2017FIN453263 April 13, 2017 Deputy Minister Deputy Ministers' dinner with Catherine Mann, OECD Chief Economist - April 18, 2017
2017FIN453232 April 18, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN453744 April 19, 2017 Minister of Finance Meeting with the Prime Minister and Finance Minister of Luxembourg
2017FIN452292 April 19, 2017 Minister of Finance Attendance at OECD Ministerial Council Meeting: June 7-8, 2017
2017FIN453673 April 19, 2017 Minister of Finance NAFTA Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) – Outcomes of Recent Cases
2017FIN453709 April 19, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453925 April 21, 2017 Deputy Minister Stock measures of the euro area recovery
2017FIN453674 April 21, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN453878 April 25, 2017 Minister of Finance Preliminary U.S. Countervailing Duty Finding on Softwood Lumber
2017FIN454092 April 25, 2017 Minister of Finance Canadian Financial Crown Corporations
2017FIN454224 April 27, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453884 April 28, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN453859 April 28, 2017 Deputy Minister Update on New U.S. Trade Actions Related to Steel and Aluminum Products
Tax Policy Branch
2017FIN452909 April 3, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN448692 April 4, 2017 Minister of Finance GST/HST Treatment of Investment Plans and Investment Limited Partnerships
2017FIN452917 April 4, 2017 Minister of Finance Technical Paper for Consultation on Federal Carbon Pricing Backstop
2017FIN452846 April 6, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN449643 April 7, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted* and the Report on the CRA's Controls relating to the Trust Income Tax Program
2017FIN451475 April 8, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN782691 April 8, 2017 Minister of Finance Meeting with *redacted* - Intergenerational business transfers under the Income Tax Act and group relief exemption for the purposes of the Goods and Services Tax/Harmonized Sales Tax
2017FIN452396 April 11, 2017 Minister of Finance Private Member's Bill C-241 (100 per cent GST Rebate for School Authorities)
2017FIN452934 April 11, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN453290 April 11, 2017 Deputy Minister Response to Report of the Auditor General on Fossil Fuel Subsidies
2017FIN449524 April 19, 2017 Minister of Finance Eligibility of Parents in Shared Custody Arrangements for the Eligible Dependant Credit
2017FIN453482 April 21, 2017 Deputy Minister Letter of Representation to the Auditor General for the Reconfiguration of the Canada Child Tax Benefit (CCTB) Entitlements for Alberta for signature
2016FIN445873 April 24, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN451180 April 24, 2017 Minister of Finance Small Business Deduction and Co-operatives
2017FIN453275 April 24, 2017 Minister of Finance Statements of Reconfiguration of the Working Income Tax Benefit (WITB) for the Provinces of Quebec, British Columbia and Alberta, and the Territory of Nunavut
2017FIN453276 April 24, 2017 Deputy Minister Letter of Representation to the Office of the Auditor General on the Statements of Reconfiguration of the WITB in respect of the 2014 taxation year
2017FIN453933 April 25, 2017 Minister of Finance Statement of Reconfiguration of the Canada Child Tax Benefit Entitlements for Alberta
2017FIN453954 April 27, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted* Private Member's Bill C-342, An Act to Amend the Excise Tax Act (Carbon Levy)