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

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- List of Briefing Documents Addressed to the Minister
NumberTypeTitleSector
2017-003954Briefing NoteBRIEFING NOTE ** REDACTED **ON BILL S-237 (AN ACT TO AMEND THE CRIMINAL CODE (CRIMINAL INTEREST RATE) Policy Sector
2017-010826Briefing NoteSOCK, ARREN AND FRANCIS, KENNETH V. HMQNB AND AGC - NOTICE OF ACTION (FOR SIGNATURE)National Litigation Sector
2017-012372Briefing Note2016-17 DEPARTMENTAL RESULTS REPORT (FOR APPROVAL)Management Sector
2017-012437Briefing NoteFUNDING TO THE NOVA SCOTIA ADVISORY COUNCIL ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-013182Briefing NoteFUNDING TO CHILD ADVOCACY CENTRE OF SIMCOE MUSKOKA (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-013740Briefing NoteNATIONAL JUSTICE SURVEY - RESULTS FROM THE SURVEY ON SENTENCING AND MANDATORY MINIMUM PENALTIES (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-014006Briefing NoteFUNDING TO YORK UNIVERSITY, LAMARSH CENTRE FOR CHILD AND YOUTH RESEARCH (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-014089Briefing Note2017 ANNUAL REPORT TO PARLIAMENT PURSUANT TO SECTION 38.17 OF THE CANADA EVIDENCE ACT (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-014255Briefing NoteFUNDING TO SKIDEGATE BAND COUNCIL (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-014311Briefing NoteFUNDING TO TORONTO POLICE SERVICE FROM THE YOUTH JUSTICE FUND'S MAIN COMPONENT (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-014522Briefing NoteFUNDING TO SALVATION ARMY-DEBORAH'S GATE (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-014583Briefing NoteFUNDING TO L'ESCALE MADAVIC INC. (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-014820Briefing NoteMENTAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT OPTION (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-014909Briefing NoteFUNDING TO THE CHURCH COUNCIL ON JUSTICE AND CORRECTIONS (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-014993Briefing NoteRENEWAL OF NEW FIVE-YEAR CONTRIBUTION AGREEMENTS WITH THE PROVINCES RESPECTING THE INDIGENOUS COURTWORK PROGRAM (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-015102Briefing NoteUPDATE #5 ON MEDICAL ASSISTANCE IN DYING LITIGATION (FOR APPROVAL)National Litigation Sector
2017-015136Briefing NoteMEETING WITH SENATORS BONIFACE AND HARDER ON C-46 (IMPAIRED DRIVING) (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-015145Briefing NoteFUNDING TO UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO, CENTRE FOR CRIMINOLOGY & SOCIOLEGAL STUDIES (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-015337Briefing NoteACTION PLAN ON INDIGENOUS OVERREPRESENTATION (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-015446Briefing NoteFUNDING TO PUNKY LAKE WILDERNESS CAMP SOCIETY (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-015459Briefing NoteRIGHT TO LIFE ASSOCIATION OF TORONTO & AREA V CANADA & VIRANI; GUELPH & AREA RIGHT TO LIFE ASSOCIATION V CANADA & LONGFIELD; CANADIAN CENTRE FOR BIO-ETHICAL REFORM V CANADA & KHALID (FOR INFORMATION)National Litigation Sector
2017-015488Briefing NoteCHAGNON V. SYNDICAT DE LA FONCTION PUBLIQUE ET PARAPUBLIQUE DU QUÉBEC, SUPREME COURT OF CANADA, NO. 37543 (FOR APPROVAL)National Litigation Sector
2017-015662Briefing NoteMEETING WITH ELIZABETH MAY ON BILL C-262 (UNDRIP ACT) (FOR INFORMATION)Aboriginal Affairs
2017-015670Briefing NoteMEETING WITH MP ROMEO SAGANASH (FOR INFORMATION)Aboriginal Affairs
2017-015672Briefing NoteMEETING WITH MP ROBERT-FALCON OUELLETTE (FOR INFORMATION)Aboriginal Affairs
2017-015723Briefing NoteFUNDING TO THE QUEBEC MINISTRY OF JUSTICE, OFFICE FOR THE ASSISTANCE OF VICTIMS OF CRIME (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-015724Briefing NoteFUNDING TO ENDING VIOLENCE ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-015735SpeechOPPOSITION MOTION SPEECHES: 2 X 10 MIINUTES SPEECHES (KHADR)National Litigation Sector
2017-015778Briefing NoteROSS, ROY & SATALIC V. AGC (LGBTQ2 CLASS ACTIONS) (FOR INFORMATION)National Litigation Sector
2017-015795Briefing NotePURPOSE AND HISTORY OF QUEEN'S COUNSEL APPOINTMENTS (FOR INFORMATION)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-015817Briefing NoteUPDATED NOTE ON THE SUPPORT SERVICES TO JURORS WITH PTSD FILE (2017-010267) (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-015865Briefing NoteMEETING WITH MARC GIROUX, COMMISSIONER FOR FEDERAL JUDICIAL AFFAIRS CANADA (FOR INFORMATION)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-015918Briefing NoteCOWICHAN TRIBES (I.B. #642) ET AL. V. ATTORNEY GENERAL OF CANADA ET AL. (FOR APPROVAL)National Litigation Sector
2017-015933Briefing NoteFUNDING TO ÉDUCALOI (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-015936Briefing NoteFUNDING TO STR8 UP 10,000 LITTLE STEPS TO HEALING INC. (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-016078Briefing NoteUPDATE ON THE USE OF GLADUE REPORTS (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-016083Briefing NoteONE PAGER - ** REDACTED **Policy Sector
2017-016092Briefing NoteMEETING WITH NORTHWEST TERITORIES MINISTER OF JUSTICE LOUIS SEBERT (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-016107OtherINVITATION TO THE CANADIAN DOMESTIC HOMICIDE PREVENTION CONFERENCE 2017 (FOR INFORMATION)Communications
2017-016128Briefing NoteHIV NON-DISCLOSURE: FPT MINISTERS' MEETING FOLLOW-UP (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-016162Briefing NotePROACTIVE DISCLOSURE OF CONTRACTS FOR LEGAL SERVICES AND LEGAL AGENT APPOINTMENTS, 2ND QUARTER, FISCAL YEAR 2017-2018 (FOR INFORMATION)National Litigation Sector
2017-016175Briefing NotePRIVATE MEMBERS BILL C-365 - AN ACT TO AMEND THE CRIMINAL CODE (FIREFIGHTING EQUIPMENT) (FOR APPROVAL)Policy Sector
2017-016391Briefing NoteCANADIAN CENTRE FOR JUSTICE STATISTICS - RELEASE SCHEDULE - NOVEMBER 2017 (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-016428Briefing NoteMEETING WITH MP GARY ANANDASANGAREE (FOR INFORMATION)Aboriginal Affairs
2017-016436Briefing NoteMEETING WITH MR. CRAIG RITCHIE, CEO OF THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERS STUDIES (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-016500SpeechLATE SHOW SPEECH - MMP/C-46Policy Sector
2017-016505Briefing NoteTHE MEANING OF "REASONABLE FORESEEABILITY OF A NATURAL DEATH" IN ASSISTED DYING LITIGATION (FOR APPROVAL)National Litigation Sector
2017-016520Briefing NoteSUPREME COURT OF CANADA APPOINTMENTS PROCESS: NEXT STEPS (FOR INFORMATION)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016546OtherOVERVIEW OF PRACTICE IN INTERNATIONAL LAW AT THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (FOR INFORMATION)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016573Briefing NoteBRIEFING NOTE ** REDACTED **FOR BILL C-373 AN ACT RESPECTING A FEDERAL FRAMEWORK ON DISTRACTED DRIVINGPolicy Sector
2017-016580Briefing NoteMEETING WITH CHIEF KELLY LAROCCA OF THE MISSISSAUGAS OF SCUGOG ISLAND FIRST NATION - WILLIAMS TREATIES (FOR INFORMATION)Aboriginal Affairs
2017-016700Briefing Note APPOINTMENT OF JUDICIAL MEMBERS TO ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS VACANCY REPORT (FOR INFORMATION)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016798Talking PointsMADD CANADA 30TH ANNIVERSARY PROJECT RED RIBBON CAMPAIGN - TALKING POINTS (FOR INFORMATION)Communications
2017-016833Briefing NoteMEETING WITH CHIEF DARCY BEAR, WHITECAP DAKOTA FIRST NATION - OCTOBER 31 (FOR INFORMATION)Aboriginal Affairs
2017-016918Briefing NoteMEETING WITH MINISTER LEBLANC, SENATOR HARDER AND SENATOR RINGUETTE ON S-237 (INTEREST RATE) (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
2017-016980Question Period NoteQP NOTE - PCO REQUEST - BILL C-203 (SUPREME COURT BILINGUALISM)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016995Talking PointsMEETING WITH MP DOUG EYOLFSON ON BILL C-373 AN ACT RESPECTING A FEDERAL FRAMEWORK ON DISTRACTED DRIVING - OCTOBER 31 (FOR INFORMATION)Policy Sector
- List of Briefing Documents Addressed to the Deputy Minister
NumberTypeTitleSector
2017-012543Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - STRATEGY FOR ENGAGEMENT WITH THE CANADIAN BAR ASSOCIATION (CBA)Policy Sector
2017-013269Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - MEETING ON THE INTERIM FIGHTER CAPABILITY PROJECT (IFCP) AND THE FUTURE FIGHTER CAPABILITY PROJECT (FFCP) - OCTOBER 23, 2017Business and Regulatory Law
2017-014074Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LC ACTING EXTENSION IN THE NATIONAL LITIGATION SECTOR, LITIGATION PRACTICE MANAGEMENT CENTRENational Litigation Sector
2017-014257Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LEGAL EXCELLENCE PROGRAM'S (LEP) NATIONAL FRAMEWORKManagement Sector
2017-014949Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - MATERIALS FOR CANADA'S PRIORITIES FOR THE ORGANIZATION FOR ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT Policy Sector
2017-014981Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - CREATION OF NEW LP-03 SENIOR COUNSEL, TEAM LEADER POSITION - PROGRAMS BRANCH, POLICY SECTOR Management Sector
2017-015095Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - REQUEST FROM THE CLERK OF PRIVY COUNCIL ** REDACTED **National Litigation Sector
2017-015254Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - EX SPECIAL DEPLOYMENT WITHIN THE MANAGEMENT SECTORManagement Sector
2017-015442Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - MEETING WITH THE CANADIAN INSTITUTE FOR THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE (CIAJ) - NOVEMBER 2, 2017Policy Sector
2017-015477Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - 2017 NATIONAL AWARDS NOMINATION RECOMMENDATIONSManagement Sector
2017-015604Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - REQUEST BY HEALTH CANADA FOR ADDITIONAL LEGAL RESOURCES FOR REGULATORY INITIATIVESBusiness and Regulatory Law
2017-015625Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - INFORMATION REGARDING CANNABIS, FOLLOWING MEETING WITH LUCIE GRANGER, DIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE 'ASSOCIATION POUR LA SANTÉ PUBLIQUE DU QUÉBEC' (ASPQ)Policy Sector
2017-015676Talking PointsTALKING POINTS FOR THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DEPUTY MINISTER LEVEL CALL ON MANDATORY MINIMUM PENALTIES AND DELAYS - OCTOBER 4, 2017Policy Sector
2017-015683LetterJUSTICE CANADA'S RESPONSE TO INFORM AND SUPPORT THE HISTORIC APOLOGY BEING PREPARED BY THE PRIVY COUNCIL OFFICE TO BE ISSUED BY THE PRIME MINISTER TO THE LGBTQ2+ COMMUNITY BEFORE THE END OF 2017Management Sector
2017-015730Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - CALL WITH CHIEF JUSTICE LUCIE RONDEAU (COUR DU QUÉBEC) ON THE SENATE PUBLIC BILL S-231, AN ACT TO AMEND THE CANADA EVIDENCE ACT AND THE CRIMINAL CODE (PROTECTION OF JOURNALISTIC SOURCES)Policy Sector
2017-015733OtherMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - ** REDACTED **Policy Sector
2017-015751Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - INTERCHANGE CANADA AGREEMENT - DAWN PRITCHARDManagement Sector
2017-015798Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER ** REDACTED **Policy Sector
2017-015801Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DEPUTY HEAD CERTIFICATION OF EMPLOYEE-REQUESTED RELOCATIONNational Litigation Sector
2017-015805Briefing NoteTALKING POINTS FOR THE DEPUTY MINISTER - MEETING WITH TAKI SARANTAKISCabinet & Parliamentary Affairs Unit
2017-015849LetterRESPONSE LETTER ** REDACTED **Policy Sector
2017-015851LetterRESPONSE LETTER ** REDACTED **Policy Sector
2017-015868Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - NATIONAL INDIGENOUS ORGANIZATION ENGAGEMENTReview of Laws and Policies Secretariat
2017-015916Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - FOLLOW UP ON RECOMMENDATIONS FILE NO. 2014-0619 JUSTICE CANADA SUPPORT FUND (CORE FUNDING)Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-015914Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - MEETING OF THE COORDINATING COMMITTEE OF DEPUTY MINISTERS (CCDM) - OCTOBER 18, 2017Policy Sector
2017-015926Deck / PresentationBRIEFING MATERIAL FOR THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DEPUTY MINISTER COMMITTEE ON GOVERNANCE: PRIVACY TRENDS - NOVEMBER 2017Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-015929OtherBRIEFING MATERIAL FOR THE DEPUTY MINISTER - MEETING OF THE DEPUTY MINISTER'S TASK FORCE ON RECONCILIATION - OCTOBER 17, 2017Review of Laws and Policies Secretariat
2017-015939ReportsBRIEFING MATERIAL FOR THE DEPUTY MINISTER - COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF LEGISLATION WITH A REVIEW REQUIREMENTPublic Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-015988Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - UPCOMING RESEARCH REPORTS TO BE LISTED ON THE DEPARTMENTAL WEBPAGEPolicy Sector
2017-016080OtherSTATUS UPDATE ON THE INTERIM FIGHTER CAPABILITY PROJECT (IFCP) AND THE FUTURE FIGHTER CAPABILITY PROJECT (FFCP)Business and Regulatory Law
2017-016100Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - REQUEST FOR MANAGEMENT LEAVENational Litigation Sector
2017-016112Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - PUBLIC REPORTING OF MANDATE LETTER COMMITMENTSPolicy Sector
2017-016160Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - PROACTIVE DISCLOSURE OF CONTRACTS FOR LEGAL SERVICES AND LEGAL AGENT APPOINTMENTS, 2ND QUARTER (JULY-SEPTEMBER 2017) FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017-2018National Litigation Sector
2017-016172Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - COLLABORATION PROJECT WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTREAL'S CYBERJUSTICE LABORATORYLegal Practices Sector
2017-016173Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - BUFFALO, CAROLYN V. INDIGENOUS AND NORTHERN AFFAIRS CANADANational Litigation Sector
2017-016176Talking PointsTALKING POINTS FOR THE DEPUTY MINISTER - BENEFIT GALA FOR THE 15TH ANNIVERSARY OF LAWYERS WITHOUT BORDERS CANADACommunications
2017-016196LetterRESPONSE LETTER ** REDACTED **Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016211Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LC ACTING EXTENSION OVER 12 MONTHS IN ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS PORTFOLIOAboriginal Affairs
2017-016284Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - MEETING OF THE DEPUTY MINISTER`S OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE (DMOC) - OCTOBER 17, 2017Aboriginal Affairs
2017-016297Briefing NoteTRAVEL, HOSPITALITY, CONFERENCE AND EVENT EXPENDITURES (THCEE) - ASSISTANT DEPUTY MINISTER LAURIE WRIGHT'S PARTICIPATION AT THE FORUM ON LANGUAGE COMPLIANCE IN KOSOVO - NOVEMBER 9, 2017Public Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016313Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - THE MINISTER'S CHARTER STRATEGY: THE FINAL PHASEPublic Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016399LetterRESPONSE LETTER TO ** REDACTED **REGARDING THE PRIVACY ACTPublic Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016401Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LETTERS OF DESIGNATION, EXAMINATION OF BILLS AND REGULATIONSPublic Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016497Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - ELECTORAL REFORMPublic Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016656Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - SHINER V ATTORNEY GENERAL OF CANADA V FIRST NATIONS CHILD AND FAMILY CARING SOCIETY National Litigation Sector
2017-016909Talking PointsTALKING POINTS FOR THE DEPUTY MINISTER - PHONE CALL WITH CHIEF JUSTICE LISE MAISONNEUVE REGARDING THE BAIL OBSERVATION STUDY IN ONTARIOPolicy Sector
2017-016957Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - UPDATE ON THE NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (NAFTA) NEGOTIATIONSPublic Law & Legislative Services Sector
2017-016973Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - CANCELLATION OF REQUEST FOR LEAVE WITH INCOME AVERAGING National Litigation Sector
2017-016982LetterLETTER TO JB - LONG SERVICE AWARD- 30 YEARSManagement Sector
2017-017072Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LEGAL AGENT APPOINTMENTNational Litigation Sector
2017-017091Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - LEGAL AGENT APPOINTMENTNational Litigation Sector
2017-017147OtherMATERIALS FOR THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DEPUTY MINISTER COMMITTEE ON LITIGATION MANAGEMENT (DMLM)National Litigation Sector
2017-017176Briefing NoteMEMORANDUM TO THE DEPUTY MINISTER - DEPUTY MINISTER MEETING ON ABDELRAZIK National Litigation Sector
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