Summary of briefing document titles prepared for the Minister and the Deputy Minister - July 2017

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- List of Briefing Documents Addressed to the Minister
NumberTypeTitleSector
2017-004514Briefing Note** REDACTED **Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-006852Briefing NoteRELEASE OF FINAL REPORT OF THE NATIONAL JUSTICE SURVEY 2016 - CANADIANS' VALUES AND EXPECTATIONS FOR THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-008581Briefing NoteFOLLOW-UP TO THE UN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE ON RAKESH SAXENA V. CANADA (FOR INFORMATION)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-009231Briefing NoteUPDATE ON CONSULTATION AND RESEARCH ON LOWERING THE CRIMINAL BLOOD ALCOHOL CONCENTRATION (BAC) FROM 80 MG PER 100 ML OF BLOOD TO 50 MG PER 100 ML OF BLOOD (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-009437Briefing NoteUNIFORM LAW CONFERENCE OF CANADA BRIEFING NOTE AND PRESENTATIONS: LOWERING BLOOD ALCOHOL CONCENTRATION - MANDATORY MINIMUM PENALTIES - JORDAN (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-009466Briefing NoteFUNDING TO ALGONQUIN CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-009467Briefing NoteFUNDING TO ARISE MINISTRY OF THE PRESBYTERY OF EAST TORONTO (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-009878Briefing NoteAPPROVAL OF FUNDING TO THE GOVERNMENT OF NUNAVUT, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, COMMUNITY JUSTICE DIVISION (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-009993OtherOVERVIEW OF ATIP STATISTICS FOR THE LAST FISCAL YEAR (FOR INFORMATION)Management Sector
2017-010055Briefing NoteCOURTESY MEETING WITH JAPANESE AMBASSADOR TO CANADA, H.E. KENJIRO MONJI (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-010267Briefing NoteSUPPORT SERVICES TO JURORS (FOR SIGNATURE)Policy Sector
2017-010298Briefing NoteR. V. BOUDREAULT (FOR APPROVAL)National Litigation Sector
2017-010560Briefing NoteFUNDING TO INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT ON INCLUSION AND SOCIETY (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-010563Briefing NoteFUNDING TO DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY, SCHOOL OF NURSING (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-010635IMMIGRATION AND REFUGEE LEGAL AID FUNDING (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-010778Briefing NoteMINISTERIAL TRIP TO PORTUGAL WITH MINISTER WILSON-RAYBOULD AND HEALTH CANADA MINISTER PHILPOTT (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-010813Briefing NoteLAMB AND THE BRITISH COLUMBIA CIVIL LIBERTIES ASSOCIATION V. CANADA - BC SUPREME COURT CHARTER CHALLENGE TO MEDICAL ASSISTANCE IN DYING LEGISLATION (FOR INFORMATION)National Litigation Sector
2017-010826Briefing NoteSOCK, ARREN AND FRANCIS, KENNETH V. HMQNB AND AGC - NOTICE OF ACTION (FOR SIGNATURE)National Litigation Sector
2017-010841Briefing NoteFUNDING TO ABORIGINAL WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION OF PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-010842Briefing NoteFUNDING TO KING'S UNIVERSITY COLLEGE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-010854Briefing NoteINVITATION TO THE CONFERENCE OF FEDERAL-PROVINCIAL-TERRITORIAL MINISTERS ON HUMAN RIGHTS (FOR SIGNATURE)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-010900Briefing NotePROPOSED AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF TO BE FILED BY THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF CANADA IN SUPPORT OF MR. ROBERT BOLDEN'S APPEAL TO THE U.S. COURT OF APPEALS OF THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT (FOR INFORMATION)National Litigation Sector
2017-010908Briefing NoteRESPONSE LETTER TO THE STANDING JOINT COMMITTEE FOR THE SCRUTINY OF REGULATIONS (FIREARMS RECORDS REGULATIONS (CLASSIFICATION)) (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-010910Briefing NoteFUNDING TO THE HAGUE CONFERENCE ON PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-010943Briefing NoteMEETING WITH JUSTICE GEORGINA JACKSON OF THE CANADIAN INSTITUTE FOR THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE (FOR INFORMATION)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-010959Briefing NoteFUNDING TO PARTNERS FAMILY SERVICES INC. (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-010981Briefing Note** REDACTED **National Litigation Sector
2017-011000Briefing NoteMEETING WITH DANIEL GOSSELIN - JULY 19, 2017 (FOR INFORMATION)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-011037Briefing NoteDRUG POLICY IN CANADA AND PORTUGAL IN PREPARATION FOR MEETINGS IN LISBON PORTUGAL, JULY 26-28, 2017 (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-011069Briefing NotePROACTIVE DISCLOSURE OF CONTRACTS FOR LEGAL SERVICES AND LEGAL AGENT APPOINTMENTS, 1ST QUARTER, FISCAL YEAR 2016-2017 (FOR INFORMATION)National Litigation Sector
2017-011071Briefing NoteCONTRACTS WITH FORMER PUBLIC SERVANTS - FISCAL YEAR 2017-2018, FIRST QUARTER (FOR INFORMATION)Management Sector
2017-011096MemorandumAPPROVAL OF EXTRAORDINARY EXPENSES RELATED TO THE 2017 JOINT MEETING OF QUINTET OF ATTORNEYS GENERAL AND THE FIVE COUNTRY MINISTERIAL JUNE 26-27, 2017 (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-011174Briefing NoteFUNDING FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CONTRAVENTIONS REGIME IN NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR (FOR SIGNATURE)Policy Sector
2017-011204MEMORANDUM FOR THE MINISTER RE: CORRESPONDENCE FROM A PRIVATE CITIZEN AND A MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT REGARDING INDIAN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS LITIGATION (FOR SIGNATURE)Aboriginal Affairs
2017-011268MemorandumCANADIAN CENTRE FOR JUSTICE STATISTICS - RELEASE SCHEDULE - AUGUST 2017 (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-011420Briefing NoteAPPOINTMENT OF SPECIAL ADVISOR TO THE MINISTER ON WRONGFUL CONVICTIONS (FOR INFORMATION)National Litigation Sector
2017-011432Briefing NoteINCREASED FUNDING TO NOVA SCOTIA, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, VICTIM SERVICES, COURT SERVICES DIVISION (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-011510FUNDING TO INDSPIRE (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-011666MemorandumCOURTESY CALL WITH THE HONOURABLE DAVID EBY, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-011723Question Period NoteQUESTION PERIOD NOTE - THE CRIMINAL LAW AND PROTECTION OF THE FETUSPolicy Sector
- List of Briefing Documents Addressed to the Deputy Minister
NumberTypeTitleSector
2017-006258Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - CHANGES IN THE NORTHERN REGIONAL OFFICENational Litigation Sector
2017-007515Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - ABOLISHMENT OF VACANT LC AND LP-03/04/05 POSITIONSManagement Sector
2017-007819TravelTRAVEL, HOSPITALITY, CONFERENCE AND EVENT EXPENDITURES (THCEE) - 2017 HUMAN RIGHTS LAW BIENNIAL LEARNING DAY - DECEMBER 2017Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-007856Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - FINANCIAL POLICY INSTRUMENTS MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORKManagement Sector
2017-008038Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - HEALTH CANADA LEGAL SERVICES RESOURCE REQUESTBusiness and Regulatory Law
2017-008039Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - TRANSPORT CANADA LEGAL SERVICES RESOURCE REQUESTBusiness and Regulatory Law
2017-009161Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - SPECIAL LEAVE WITHOUT PAY, LC-01 - NATIONAL LITIGATION SECTOR, QUEBEC REGIONAL OFFICENational Litigation Sector
2017-009312Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - CLASSIFICATION ACTION REQUESTS AFFECTING EX AND LC POSITIONSManagement Sector
2017-009607Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - NATIONAL LABOUR MANAGEMENT CONSULTATION COMMITTEE (NLMCC) - TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR 2017-2019Management Sector
2017-009812TravelTRAVEL, HOSPITALITY, CONFERENCE AND EVENT EXPENDITURES (THCEE) - JOINT CONFERENCE OF THE ASSOCIATION OF PARLIAMENTARY COUNSEL IN CANADA AND THE ASSOCIATION OF LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL IN CANADA, AUGUST 16-18, 2017Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-009869LetterTHANK YOU LETTER TO THE CHIEF JUSTICE OF CANADA FOR HER ATTENDANCE AT THE 2017 CONSTITUTIONAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE LAW CONFERENCEPublic Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-010092Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - REQUEST FOR LEGAL ASSISTANCE AND INDEMNIFICATIONNational Litigation Sector
2017-010124TravelTRAVEL, HOSPITALITY, CONFERENCE AND EVENT EXPENDITURES (THCEE) - HAGUE CONFERENCE JUDGMENTS PROJECT - INFORMAL MEETING OF STATES ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ISSUES - JULY 2017Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-010359Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DEPUTY HEAD CERTIFICATION OF EMPLOYEE-REQUESTED RELOCATION (** REDACTED **)Tax Law Services
2017-010476Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - EVALUATION OF THE ACCESS TO JUSTICE IN BOTH OFFICIAL LANGUAGES INITIATIVE Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-010572Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - PARTICIPATION OF TOWN HALL 2017 EVENT FOR TAX LAW SERVICES PORTFOLIOTax Law Services
2017-010578Briefing NotePROPOSED RESPONSE TO THE PUBLIC SERVICE MANAGEMENT ADVISORY COMMITTEE (PSMAC) QUESTIONNAIRE ON THE TREASURY BOARD SECRETARIAT'S PERFORMANCE IN 2016-2017Management Sector
2017-010581Talking PointsTALKING POINTS FOR THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DEPUTY MINISTER TASK FORCE ON RECONCILIATION CONFERENCE CALL - JULY 2017Review of Laws and Policies Secretariat
2017-010596Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - RECOMMENDATION FOR APPROVAL OF FIVE EXTRA DAYS OF EXCEPTIONAL LEAVE FOR ** REDACTED **Public Safety, Defence and Immigration
2017-010637Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LC ACTING EXTENSION IN THE NATIONAL LITIGATION SECTOR, PRAIRIE REGIONAL OFFICEManagement Sector
2017-010731Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - SPECIMEN SIGNATURE CARDSManagement Sector
2017-010773Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - CURRENT PRESSURES ON THE LEGAL AID FUNDPolicy Sector
2017-010779TravelTRAVEL, HOSPITALITY, CONFERENCE AND EVENT EXPENDITURES (THCEE) - TRAVEL TO LISBON, PORTUGAL FOR MICHELLE DOUGLASPolicy Sector
2017-010873LetterRESPONSE LETTER TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE, PAUL ROCHONPolicy Sector
2017-010901Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LC ACTING APPOINTMENTS OVER 12 MONTHS IN BUSINESS AND REGULATORY LAW PORTFOLIOBusiness and Regulatory Law
2017-010905Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LC ACTING EXTENSION OVER 12 MONTHS IN ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS PORTFOLIOAboriginal Affairs
2017-010918Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - FOLLOW-UP ON BILL S-3Aboriginal Affairs
2017-010919Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - TARGETED CONSULTATIONS ON INTELLIGENCE AND EVIDENCE IN CIVIL AND CRIMINAL LEGAL PROCEEDINGSPolicy Sector
2017-010932Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DELEGATION LIST FOR MEETING OF FEDERAL-PROVINCIAL-TERRITORIAL MINISTERS - VANCOUVER - SEPTEMBER 2017Policy Sector
2017-010989Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DEPUTY MINISTER'S MEETING ON THE CANADIAN POVERTY REDUCTION STRATEGY - JULY 2017Business and Regulatory Law
2017-011063Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - RECOGNITION OF RIGHTS AND SELF-DETERMINATION NEGOTIATIONS WITH THE MIKISEW CREEAboriginal Affairs
2017-011067Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - PROACTIVE DISCLOSURE OF CONTRACTS FOR LEGAL SERVICES AND LEGAL AGENT APPOINTMENTS, 1ST QUARTER (APRIL-JUNE 2017) FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017-2018National Litigation Sector
2017-011072Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF APPOINTMENTS FOR FOREIGN LEGAL AGENTSNational Litigation Sector
2017-011075Briefing NoteTRAVEL, HOSPITALITY, CONFERENCE AND EVENT EXPENDITURES (THCEE) - MEETING WITH THE REPRESENTATIVES OF SOQUIJ AND QUEBEC REGIONAL OFFICE VISIT - MONTREAL - AUGUST 2017Legal Practices Sector
2017-011130Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - SPECIMEN SIGNATURE CARDS Management Sector
2017-011297Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - ** REDACTED **Aboriginal Affairs
2017-011339Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - APPROVAL OF PAYMENT OF A YEARLY CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP FEE FOR CAROLE WILLANS AND DONALD PIRAGOFFPolicy Sector
2017-011421Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - CHRISTOPHER ISER V. CANADA (ATTORNEY GENERAL)National Litigation Sector
2017-011436Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LEGAL AGENT APPOINTMENT - FINANCIAL SYSTEM REVIEW 2017National Litigation Sector
2017-011488Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LC ACTING EXTENSION IN THE NATIONAL LITIGATION SECTOR, NATIONAL SECURITY GROUPNational Litigation Sector
2017-011552LetterFUNDING FOR THE COURTS ADMINISTRATION SERVICE (CAS)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-011622OtherDEPUTY MINISTER FEDERAL-PROVINCIAL-TERRITORIAL CO-CHAIR CALL JULY 26, 2017Policy Sector
2017-011632OtherMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - REQUESTED UPDATE ON INTELLIGENCE TO EVIDENCE CONSULTATIONPolicy Sector
2017-011664LetterLETTER TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, RICHARD FYFE, ON THE CONSIDERATION OF ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR IMMIGRATION AND REFUGEE LEGAL AIDPolicy Sector
2017-011670Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - FONTAINE V. CANADA (ATTORNEY GENERAL)National Litigation Sector
2017-011856Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DEPUTY HEAD CERTIFICATION OF EMPLOYEE- REQUESTED RELOCATIONNational Litigation Sector
2017-011905Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DELEGATION OF FINANCIAL AUTHORITY FOR COUNSELLOR, INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL OPERATIONS' INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL AND OPERATING EXPENDITURESNational Litigation Sector
2017-011914Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - CANCELLATION OF REQUEST FOR LEAVE WITH INCOME AVERAGINGPublic Safety, Defence and Immigration
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