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

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August 2017 List of Briefing Notes
WebCIMS Date Addressee Title
Consultations and Communications
2017FIN459566 August 11, 2017 Deputy Minister Departmental Speaker Series
2017FIN460296 August 24, 2017 Deputy Minister Status of GIC Appointment
Corporate Services Branch
2017FIN458678 August 4, 2017 Deputy Minister Extensions of exemption period for bilingual non-imperative appointments
2017FIN458679 August 18, 2017 Deputy Minister Special Leave Without Pay Request
2017FIN459702 August 16, 2017 Deputy Minister Interchange Canada Agreement
2017FIN458915 August 22, 2017 Deputy Minister 2017-18 Department of Finance Integrated Business Plan
2017FIN460244 August 25, 2017 Deputy Minister 2017-18 Quarterly Financial Report (QFR) for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2017
2017FIN460404 August 28, 2017 Deputy Minister 2016-17 Departmental Financial Statements and Public Accounts 2016 - 17 Letter of Representation - Update
2017FIN458681 August 30, 2017 Deputy Minister Reimbursement of EX membership fees
2017FIN455830 August 29, 2017 Minister of Finance Implementing the Policy on Results: Preliminary Approval of the Departmental Results Framework of the Department of Finance and the Portfolio Agencies
Economic Development and Corporate Finance Branch
2017FIN456733 August 1, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN457397 August 4, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459331 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance Gordie Howe International Bridge Information for the upcoming Ministerial Governance Meeting
2017FIN459424 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459430 August 10, 2017 Deputy Minister First Payment to the Canada Infrastructure Bank
2017FIN458904 August 14, 2017 Minister of Finance Canada Post- Status Update
2017FIN459376 August 18, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN460001 August 21, 2017 Deputy Minister Environmental Assessment and Regulatory Reviews: Update, Departmental Views and Next Steps
2017FIN458058 August 24, 2017 Minister of Finance Next Steps on VIA Rail Canada Inc.
2017FIN460075 August 25, 2017 Deputy Minister Deputy Ministers Meeting on Canada Post
2017FIN460362 August 28, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN458309 August 31, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with executive members of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
2017FIN459666 August 31, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN460652 (v2) August 31, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459310 August 31, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch
2017FIN459270 August 1, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459546 August 11, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459568 August 11, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN458628 August 11, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459576 August 11, 2017 Minister of Finance Interest Rate Tightening Cycle - Expected Impacts on the Canadian Economy
2017FIN459579 August 14, 2017 Minister of Finance Budget 2018 Minister Call Letter
2017FIN459530 August 15, 2017 Deputy Minister Economic Update for DM's Breakfast
2017FIN459864 August 17, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN459930 August 17, 2017 Deputy Minister Draft Financial Statements Discussion and Analysis
2017FIN459760 August 18, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN459388 August 18, 2017 Deputy Minister Housing Market Update
2017FIN458887 August 22, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN459251 August 25, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN460166 August 25, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN456511 August 28, 2017 Minister of Finance Gender Budgeting: Proposed Equality Objectives and Indicators
2017FIN460434 August 30, 2017 Deputy Minister Expanding Canada's Toolkit to Address Corporate Wrongdoing - Review and Consultations
2017FIN460308 August 30, 2017 Deputy Minister Hospitality Approval for September 19, 2017 Growth Council Meeting
2017FIN460358 August 31, 2017 Minister of Finance Second Quarter 2017 Canadian Economic Accounts
Federal Provincial Relations and Social Policy
2017FIN458121 August 2, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN458792 August 4, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN458793 August 4, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459373 August 8, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN458009 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN458742 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN458832 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance Congratulatory letter to the new Finance Minister of British Columbia, Carole James
2017FIN459136 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459332 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459421 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN458964 August 10, 2017 Deputy Minister Congratulatory letter to the new Finance Deputy Minister of British Colombia, Lori Wanamaker
2017FIN458864 August 10, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459524 August 10, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459573 August 11, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459240 August 14, 2017 Minister of Finance Congratulatory Letter to the new Finance Minister of Newfoundlant and Labrador, Tom Osborne
2017FIN459126 August 15, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459450 August 15, 2017 Minister *redacted*
2017FIN459712 August 16, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN459841 August 17, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459730 August 21, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459601 August 21, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459729 August 22, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459909 August 25, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN460376 August 30, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
Financial Sector Policy
2017FIN456694 August 1, 2017 Minister of Finance Proposed Adjustments to the Prudential Liquidity Plan Framework
2017FIN458894 August 10, 2017 Minister of Finance Revised Ultra-Long Bond Issuance Limits and Process
2017FIN459133 August 11, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN459567 August 11, 2017 Minister of Finance Re-submission for pre-approval: Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions Hospitality and Event Expense for Fiscal Year 2017-18
2017FIN457933 August 15, 2017 Deputy Minister Meeting with Maureen Jensen, Chair and CEO of the Ontario Securities Commission
2017FIN459621 August 18, 2017 Minister of Finance Tabling of the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation 2017 Annual Report
2017FIN457435 August 21, 2017 Minister of Finance The Canada Post Corporation Pension Plan
2017FIN459243 August 22, 2017 Minister of Finance Canada Pension Plan Investment Board: Reappointment of Ms. Sheriff and Mr. Zurel to the Board of Directors
2017FIN459325 August 22, 2017 Minister of Finance Canada Pension Plan Investment Board: Meeting with Dr. Heather Munroe-Blum and Mr. Don Stewart
2017FIN459335 August 24, 2017 Minister of Finance Earthquake Insurance
2017FIN455037 August 25, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459403 August 30, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
2017FIN460329 August 31, 2017 Deputy Minister *redacted*
Internal Audit and Evaluation
2017FIN459320 August 15, 2017 Deputy Minister Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development Performance Audit of Adapting to the Impacts of climate Change
2017FIN460240 August 28, 2017 Deputy Minister OAG Performance Audit of Fossil Fuel Subsidies
International Trade and Finance Branch
2017FIN459159 August 2, 2017 Minister of Finance Copy of Tax Consultation Paper for UK Chancellor Hammond
2017FIN459238 August 3, 2017 Deputy Minister Brazil - Update on Economic Developments
2017FIN458469 August 4, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN458922 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance Approval under S.4 of EDC's Exercise of Certain Powers Regulations
2017FIN459413 August 9, 2017 Deputy Minister China - Update on Economic Developments
2017FIN459415 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance Update on the North American Free Trade Agreement Renegotiation
2017FIN459535 August 9, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459515 August 10, 2017 Minister of Finance Update on the North American Free Trade Agreement Renegotiation
2017FIN459363 August 11, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN459639 August 11, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459777 August 15, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459423 August 15, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459781 August 16, 2017 Deputy Minister Update on the Euro Area Economy
2017FIN459875 August 16, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459202 August 18, 2017 Minister of Finance Approval of Lebanon as a Recipient Country at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
2017FIN459636 August 18, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN458110 August 21, 2017 Minister of Finance The Role of the International Monetary Fund in Governance and Corruption Issues
2017FIN459203 August 21, 2017 Minister of Finance G20 Compact with Africa
2017FIN458896 August 21, 2017 Minister of Finance Commonwealth Finance Minister's Meeting Preparation
2017FIN459842 August 22, 2017 Minister of Finance World Bank Group: Governors' Vote on Transfer to the Trust Fund for Gaza and the West Bank
2017FIN459667 August 23, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459678 August 24, 2017 Deputy Minister Update on the Japanese Economy
2017FIN460328 August 25, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459939 August 28, 2017 Deputy Minister Weekly Update on Key Global Economic Events
2017FIN460131 August 28, 2017 Minister of Finance Canada's 2018 G7 Presidency - Finance Track Narrative and Proposed Agendas
2017FIN460325 August 29, 2017 Minister of Finance 2016-17 Bretton Woods Report to Parliament
2017FIN460257 August 29, 2017 Minister of Finance IMF and World Bank Group: Changes to Direct Remuneration and Child Planning Benefits for Executive Directors and their Alternates
2017FIN459397 August 30, 2017 Minister of Finance Tabling of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal's 2016-17 Annual Report
Law Branch
2017FIN460149 August 22, 2017 Deputy Minister Cooperative Capital Markets Regulatory System - Canada’s Factum in the Appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada
2017FIN459541 August 23, 2017 Deputy Minister Reporting Requirements Under the Conflict of Interest Code for Employees on Long-Term Leave Without Pay
Tax Policy Branch
2017FIN459093 August 3, 2017 Deputy Minister Response to a Request from the Parliamentary Budget Officer
2017FIN458710 August 3, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN458170 August 4, 2017 Minister of Finance Review of the Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) Tax Incentive Program
2017FIN459543 August 16, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459510 August 21, 2017 Minister of Finance *redacted*
2017FIN459577 August 28, 2017 Minister of Finance Outstanding Policy Issues and Summary of Consultations on the Technical Paper on Carbon Pricing Backstop