REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

     The Standing Committee on Conflict of Interest for Senators has the honour to present its

SEVENTH REPORT


     Your committee, which is authorized on its own initiative, pursuant to rule 12-7(16) to exercise general direction over the Senate Ethics Officer, and to be responsible for all matters relating to the Conflict of Interest Code for Senators, including all forms involving senators that are used in its administration, subject to the general jurisdiction of the Senate, respectfully requests funds for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2016.

      Pursuant to Chapter 3:06, section 2(1)(c) of the Senate Administrative Rules, the budget submitted to the Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration and the report thereon of that committee are appended to this report.

     Respectfully submitted,

RAYNELL ANDREYCHUK

Chair



STANDING COMMITTEE ON
CONFLICT OF INTEREST FOR SENATORS

APPLICATION FOR BUDGET AUTHORIZATION
FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING MARCH 31, 2016

Pursuant to rule12-7(16) the Standing Committee on Conflict of Interest for Senators, which shall be authorized:

(a) to exercise general direction over the Senate Ethics Officer, and

(b) to be responsible, on its own initiative, for all matters relating to the Conflict of Interest Code for Senators, including all forms involving Senators that are used in its administration, subject to the general jurisdiction of the Senate.

SUMMARY OF BUDGET

GENERAL EXPENSES

$50,000

TOTAL

$50,000

The above budget was approved by the Standing Senate Committee on Conflict of Interest for Senators on March 24, 2015.

The undersigned or an alternate will be in attendance on the date that this budget is considered.

 

Date

 

The Honourable Senator Raynell Andreychuk

 

 

Chair, Standing Committee on Conflict of Interest for Senators

 

Date

 

The Honourable Senator Pierre Claude Nolin

 

 

Chair, Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration

 



STANDING COMMITTEE ON
CONFLICT OF INTEREST FOR SENATORS

EXPLANATION OF BUDGET ITEMS
APPLICATION FOR BUDGET AUTHORIZATION
FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING MARCH 31, 2016

GENERAL EXPENSES

PROFESSIONAL AND OTHER SERVICES

CONSULTANTS

Legal counsel (0402) (25 days @ $2,000/day)(sole source)

50,000

Total of General Expenses

$50,000

The Senate Administration has reviewed this budget application.

 

Blair Armitage, Principal Clerk
Committees Directorate

 

Date

 

Bonnie Marga, Comptroller
Finance and Procurement Directorate

 

Date


APPENDIX (B) TO THE REPORT 

THURSDAY, April 23, 2015

      The Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration has examined the budget presented to it by the Standing Committee on Conflict of Interest for Senators for the proposed expenditures of the said Committee for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2016. The approved budget is as follows:

General Expenses $50,000
TOTAL $50,000

(includes funds for sole source for professional services)

Respectfully submitted,

GEORGE J. FUREY

Deputy Chair