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Found 1162 record(s)

Req # A-2013-00640

All and/or any submissions to Cabinet, including but not restricted to Memoranda to Cabinet; Cabinet Documents; Briefing Notes and the like, for the month of May 1981.

Organization: Privy Council Office

701 page(s)
December 2019

Req # A-2017-00318

All records relating to the selection and vetting of the new governor general, time period Jan. 1, 2017 to July 14, 2017. Please exclude cabinet confidences. Please also exclude emails and/or comments from the public

Organization: Privy Council Office

5 page(s)
December 2019

Req # A-2018-00281

All records - including briefing notes, reports, draft reports, emails, internal memos and correspondence - prepared for the Prime Minister's Office on China's so-called "One Belt One Road (OBOR) policy. Time period for records search will be Nov. 4, 2015 to Sept. 5, 2018. Cabinet Confidence not relevant.

Organization: Privy Council Office

1 page(s)
December 2019

Req # A-2018-00363

Types of documents: Cabinet conclusions, documents, minutes, memoranda. Date range December 1, 1997 to December 31, 1998 Subject and keywords: Bank and banking, bank act, financial institutions, Bank of Montreal, Royal Bank of Canada, Canadian Bankers Association, Financial regulation, merger Discussions about the regulation and operation of Canadian and international banks, their plans for mergers and acquisitions, their relationship with the federal cabinet, etc. Also seeking to find any discussion, conclusions, etc. that would refer to the role of banks and the financial system in general. If bankers gave any advice to Cabinet or are referred to in these documents. In addition to banks previously mention, include Bank of Nova Scotia, CIBC and Banque Nationale, and The TD, or Toronto Dominion Bank. Not only interested in Cab docs exclusively; interested in BNs and other document types, interested in 3rd party correspondence. Information not relating to the request text to be considered not relevant.

Organization: Privy Council Office

659 page(s)
December 2019

Req # A-2019-00037

From January 1, 1982, to December 31, 1997: All records, including any correpondence, any note (handwritten or otherwise), any email, any memorandum, or any other type of document or communication, including any record in electronic format, pertaining to or mentioning the drafting of the French version of constitutional texts, the translation of constitutional texts into French, or the adoption of the French version of constitutional texts. Limit the request to the relevant parts of the records.

Organization: Privy Council Office

165 page(s)
December 2019

Req # A-2019-00156

All documents, memoranda, e-mails, correspondence, briefing notes, and any other records, including drafts, from June 4, 2018, to the present (July 12, 2019), respecting, or related to, plans, proposals and options, concerning parliamentary ceremonial arrangements (i.e., Speeches from the Throne, Royal Assent ceremonies, prorogation ceremonies, instructions to the House of Commons to elect a Speaker at the beginning of a Parliament and presentation to the Governor General of a House of Commons Speaker elected mid-session) during the time the Centre Block is vacated.

Organization: Privy Council Office

49 page(s)
December 2019

Req # A-2019-00057

Minutes of Meetings, briefing notes, and correspondence with industry and other government departments detailing the government's oversight of the sale of 1117 Light Armoured Vehicles, produced in London Ontario, to the Saudi Arabian National Guard in the 1990s. The date range is January 1 1985 to December 31 1999.

Organization: Privy Council Office

43 page(s)
December 2019

Req # A-2019-00098

Any memos, briefing notes, meeting summaries, or documents prepared for any meetings between Minister Karina Gould and any representatives from Facebook, Twitter, and Google or Alphabet from 2018 to present (June 10, 2019). Exclude emails and media monitoring. Process only possible Cabinet confidences.

Organization: Privy Council Office

61 page(s)
December 2019

Req # A-2019-00130

Any record held by the Privy Council Office that would allow me to see that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau or former clerk of the Privy Council Michael Wernick or former clerk Janice Charette had access to information about the file involving former vice-admiral Mark Norman, between October 1, 2015, and November 30, 2017. Include briefing letters, QP notes, questions/answers, including any letters/correspondence from former clerk Michael Wernick and the clerk who preceded him, Janice Charette, for this period.

Organization: Privy Council Office

36 page(s)
December 2019

Req # A-2019-00155

All documents, e-mails, correspondence, briefing notes, and any other records, including drafts, from May 19, 2018, to the present (July 12, 2019), respecting, or related to, plans, proposals, and options related to maternal, paternal and parental arrangements for parliamentarians, including, but not limited to, (1) subsequent implementation of Parliament of Canada Act amendments made by the Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No.1 (Bill C-74), (2) the Government House Leader's March 2019 letter to the Speaker of the House of Commons, (3) monitoring, review and analysis of the May 2 and 30, 2019, meetings of the Board of Internal Economy, and (4) monitoring, review and analysis of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs study, and 97th Report (tabled in June 2019), on the matter.

Organization: Privy Council Office

58 page(s)
December 2019

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