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  Supreme Court of Canada - Decisions - Thomson v. Canada (Deputy Minister of Agriculture)
A fundamental tenet of natural justice is contradicted if the deputy minister can, following a hearing to which he or she has been a party and without any other reasons than those he or she expressed at the hearings, reverse the decision that resulted from the hearing.
It was his opinion that the Deputy Minister was not entitled to "re‑make" a decision he had already rendered after the matter had become the subject of a "complaint" and of a "recommendation".
It follows that the Deputy Minister was under a duty to comply with the principles of procedural fairness in the context of security clearance decision-making.
scc.lexum.umontreal.ca /en/1992/1992rcs1-385/1992rcs1-385.html   (9876 words)

  
  Encyclopedia: Deputy Prime Minister of Canada
In the provinces of Canada deaths and sudden resignations are more common, and in such cases it appears a constitutional convention has emerged in which an emergency party caucus will usually appoint the deputy premier to serve as premier on an interim basis until a permanent successor is chosen.
The official duties of the Deputy Prime Minister are to answer on behalf of overall government policy during Question Period and chair the Cabinet of Canada in the absence of the Prime Minister.
The deputy minister to the Prime Minister is the Clerk of the Privy Council.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Deputy-Prime-Minister-of-Canada   (610 words)

  
 Deputy Minister (Canada) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Canada, a Deputy Minister is the senior civil servant in a government department and assists the Minister of the department who is a member of the Canadian Cabinet.
This should not be confused with the position of Deputy Prime Minister of Canada who is not a deputy minister at all but a politician and senior member of the Cabinet.
Deputy Minister of Citizenship and Immigration - Michel Dorais
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Deputy_Minister_(Canada)   (438 words)

  
 Deputy Prime Minister of Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Deputy Prime Minister of Canada is an honorary position in the Canadian government, conferred at the discretion of the Prime Minister on a member of the Cabinet.
Only one Deputy Prime Minister, Jean Chrétien, has subsequently become Prime Minister, but he became Prime Minister almost a decade after his term as Deputy Prime Minister had ended.
In fact, one Deputy Prime Minister, Sheila Copps, attracted controversy in 1993 by simply asserting that she was "in charge" of government business while the Prime Minister, Jean Chrétien, was out of the country on a state visit.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Deputy_Prime_Minister_of_Canada   (617 words)

  
 Deputy Prime Minister Of Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The Deputy Prime Minister of Canada is standing outside the House of Commons, enumerating the qualities of the Honourable Robert Keith Rae.
In the event of the resignation or death of a Prime Minister, the governing party or coalition would choose an interim leader, or in the case in which extended notice is given, hold a leadership convention.
The only official duty of the Deputy Prime Minister is to answer on behalf of overall government policy during Question Period in the absence of the Prime Minister.
www.wikiverse.org /deputy-prime-minister-of-canada   (497 words)

  
 Deputy Prime Minister   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
A Deputy Prime Minister is the deputy of a Prime Minister and a member of a nation's cabinet.
Deputy Prime Ministers traditionally fill in for Prime Minister when he is absent or of exercising his power.
Deputy Prime Minister is often a job is held simultaneously with another ministry and usually given to one of the most experienced ministers of the cabinet.
www.freeglossary.com /Deputy_Prime_Minister   (286 words)

  
 Supreme Court of Canada - Decisions - Canada (Deputy Minister of National Revenue) v. Mattel Canada Inc.
Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1998] 1 S.C.R. 982, at para.
Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1999] 2 S.C.R. at para.
The Deputy Minister used similar language like “true connection”, “effective control”, “practical” and “logical” to describe the manner in which the royalties that Mattel Canada paid to Licensor X could constitute “a condition of the sale of the goods for export to Canada” as between Mattel U.S. and Mattel Canada.
scc.lexum.umontreal.ca /en/2001/2001scc36/2001scc36.html   (8017 words)

  
 Canada Ministers
1995-2001 Deputy Minister of Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Janice Cochrane
In 1983-93 Deputy Minister and 1993-96 Secretary to the Cabinet and Clerk of the Executive Council of New Brunswik.
2003-05 Minister of Citizenship and Immigration (The Hon.)
www.guide2womenleaders.com /canada_Ministers.htm   (3655 words)

  
 Canada Cabinet
She was Assistant Deputy Chairperson of Committees of the Whole House 1986-90 and Deputy Speaker of House of Commons 1990-93.
Progressive Conservative MP 1984-93 and 1986-89 Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Environment 1989-91 Parliamentary Secretary to the Secretary of State of Canada and to the Minister of State (Multiculturalism and Citizenship) (b.
The Privy Council Office is the Prime Minister’s department and the Cabinet Secretariat, and as Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs she is responsible for the cooperation with provincial and territorial governments.
guide2womenleaders.com /Canada_cabinet.htm   (1438 words)

  
 Rules, Issue 4, Evidence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
As a result of my grievance, human resources official who was sent to speak to the assistant deputy minister to address my grievance at the final level in the department, and these were notes taken from the interview from the Assistant Deputy Minister, Dr. Albert J. Liston.
In between, the department management, including the deputy minister and various other officials were also brought in and a number of other witnesses appeared, which embarrassed the department very very much.
For Deputy Minister David Dodge to say that the case was dismissed is not accurate.
www.parl.gc.ca /36/2/parlbus/commbus/senate/com-e/RULE-E/04EV-E.HTM   (11827 words)

  
 Leading Sire Deputy Minister Dies at Age 25 - bloodhorse.com
Deputy Minister was bred by Centurion Farms, which originally raced him.
Deputy Minister was champion juvenile in both Canada and the U.S in 1981 and was also Canada's Horse of the Year.
Deputy Minister was the leading sire by progeny earnings in both 1997 and 1998.
www.bloodhorse.com /viewstory.asp?id=24240   (572 words)

  
 Department of Human Resources Development Act
The Minister may, subject to any regulations that the Treasury Board may make for the purposes of this section, fix fees in respect of products, rights and privileges provided by the Minister, the Department or the Commission or any other board or agency of the Government of Canada for which the Minister has responsibility.
The Minister may, with the approval of the Governor in Council, establish such bodies as are necessary to assist and advise the Minister and to cooperate with provincial authorities for the purposes of this Act.
It is the function of the National Council of Welfare to advise the Minister in respect of any matters relating to social welfare that the Minister may refer to the Council for its consideration or that the Council considers appropriate.
www.akaccounting.com /en/H-5.8/48608.html   (3368 words)

  
 Assistant Deputy Minister of Canadian Forest Service   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Emmett took a leave of absence from the government of Canada (1984-1986) to become the Assistant Secretary for Energy and Mineral Policy for the government of Papua New Guinea.
He also represented Environment Canada and the Canadian government nationally and internationally on environmental issues and was involved in the negotiation of international agreements, protocols and conventions.
Emmett represents Canada on the North American Forest Commission and on the Committee on Forestry of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, and is a Director on the board of several organizations.
www.nrcan.gc.ca /cfs-scf/national/who-qui/op-ad_e.html   (329 words)

  
 Deputy Prime Minister of Canada - 1977 to Date   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The designation, Deputy Prime Minister, is strictly an honorary title conferred at the discretion of the Prime Minister on a member of the Cabinet.
Allan J. MacEachen Deputy Prime Minister as well as Government House leader in an interview with the press subsequent to the nomination of his Cabinet, September 16th, 1977.
Minister responsible for the Millenium Bureau of Canada
www.parl.gc.ca /information/about/people/key/DepPrimeMin.asp?lang=E   (335 words)

  
 Deputy Prime Minister of Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
In the event of the resignation death of a Prime Minister the governing or coalition would choose an interim leader or in the case in which notice is given hold a leadership convention.
Once a new leader was in he or she would be called upon the Governor General of Canada to form a government.
The position of Deputy Prime Minister was by Pierre Trudeau in 1977 largely to recognize the long years service of Allan J. MacEachen.
www.freeglossary.com /Deputy_Prime_Minister_(Canada)   (343 words)

  
 Judicial Assistance in Canada
Canada''s accession to the Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil and Commercial Matters (20 UST 361; TIAS 6638) provides a simple but indirect method for effecting service in civil and commercial matters when more direct means prove inappropriate or unfeasible.
Canada is not a party to any multilateral treaty on obtaining evidence, such as the 1970 Hague Convention on the Taking of Evidence Abroad in Civil or Commercial Matters.
Although there are no rules in Canada which prohibit foreign tribunals or litigants from taking evidence from a willing person, the conduct of a hearing presided over by a foreign official or pursuant to a federal or state investigation remains subject to the consent of the Government of Canada.
travel.state.gov /law/canada_legal.html   (2606 words)

  
 Deputy Minister of Transport Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Margaret Bloodworth, Deputy Minister of Transport 1997 - 2002
Born in Winnipeg, Man., in 1949, Margaret Bloodworth received her bachelor of arts from the University of Winnipeg and her bachelor of laws from the University of Ottawa.
Deputy Clerk (Security and Intelligence, and Counsel), Privy Council Office;
www.tc.gc.ca /deputyminister/bloodworth.htm   (108 words)

  
 Canada's Department of Justice   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The Department’s work and operations are managed by the Deputy Minister, who meets regularly with the Minister to discuss policy and emerging issues.
Just as the Minister of Justice is also the Attorney General of Canada, the Deputy Minister of Justice is also the Deputy Attorney General.
Canada is not only a bilingual country but also a “bijural” one – that is, it has two systems of law that exist side by side.
canada.justice.gc.ca /en/dept/pub/about/index.html   (1823 words)

  
 Deputy Prime Minister of Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The designation, Deputy Prime Minister, is strictly an honorary title conferred at the discretion of the Prime Minister on a member of the Cabinet.
Allan J. MacEachen Deputy Prime Minister as well as Government House leader in an interview with the press subsequent to the nomination of his Cabinet, September 16th, 1977.
Instruments of advice are usually used when the Prime Minister wishes to inform or solicit the Crown in matters related to the Royal Prerogative.
www2.parl.gc.ca /Parlinfo/Compilations/FederalGovernment/DeputyPrimeMinister.aspx?Language=E   (380 words)

  
 canada (auditor general) v. canada (minister of energy, mines and resources)
The Minister of Finance and the Deputy Minister of Finance have stated that they could not provide free access to the required information as they are "Confidences of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada".
Furthermore, I understand that on June 11, 1984, the Deputy Minister provided your representative with free access to all the information in the files of that department except for confidences of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada to which you are not entitled.
36.3 of the Canada Evidence Act stating that the documents sought by the Auditor General were confidential documents of the Trudeau Cabinet (on the basis of a claimed convention of Cabinet confidentiality and a claimed convention respecting access to the papers of previous ministries) and could not therefore be disclosed.
www.lexum.umontreal.ca /csc-scc/en/pub/1989/vol2/html/1989scr2_0049.html   (16110 words)

  
 Deputy Minister's Office   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Oryssia Lennie was appointed Deputy Minister for Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) on November 1, 1997.
Lennie worked for the Alberta government for 26 years and was Deputy Minister of Federal and Intergovernmental Affairs from 1990 to 1997.
She is also a member of the Board of Governors for the Canada School of Public Management and a past member of the Board of Governors of the University of Alberta.
www.wd.gc.ca /dm_bio_e.asp?printVersion=1   (176 words)

  
 Canadian Dollar and Canada currency information including currency exchange rates
Modest quantities of U.S. coinage circulate in Canada at par, and some Canadian coins (generally less than one-dollar) circulate in some places in the United States as well, though recent changes to the appearance and composition of Canadian coinage have made it more difficult for these coins to be used in the United States.
The head of Canadian government is the Prime Minister, who in practice belongs to the leader of the political party able to command a majority of the House of Commons.
The prime minister and cabinet, all of whom are sworn into the Privy Council of Canada (and become ministers of the Crown), exercise executive power.
www.gocurrency.com /countries/canada.htm   (1117 words)

  
 Indian and Northern Affairs Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Horgan was Senior Associate Deputy Minister of Finance, and the G- 7 Deputy for Canada.
Suzanne Tining was appointed Associate Deputy Minister of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada as of June 14, 2004.
After a career spanning over 20 years at Transport Canada, she left her position as Regional General Director for Quebec regions in November 1997 to serve as Director of Operations in the Social Policy Secretariat and subsequently the Economic Policy Secretariat of the Privy Council Office.
www.ainc-inac.gc.ca /ai/dm-adm_e.html   (404 words)

  
 REPORT TO THE CHAIRMAN
Since the meeting in Canada and a subsequent meeting in Washington, D.C. with Deputy Minister of Agriculture Frank Claydon, the Canadians report that they hope to expedite approval of changes to their Health of Animals Act to facilitate the Project.
The Delegation continues to work with Canada's Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Canadian Cattlemen's Association, the U.S. Embassy in Ottawa, and the National Cattlemen's Beef Association to clear outstanding bureaucratic hurdles and pursue completion of this program, one that is beneficial to both the U.S. and Canada, by October 1, 1997.
Canada asserts that the program violates Article 303 of NAFTA which requires the elimination of duty drawback and duty reductions or waivers granted on condition of export of the imported product.
www.house.gov /agriculture/105/canada.htm   (2088 words)

  
 TBS Organization - Secretary of the Treasury Board
Wouters was Deputy Minister, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC) and Chairperson, Canada Employment Insurance Commission and before that, Deputy Minister, Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC) and Chairperson, Canada Employment Insurance Commission and Deputy Minister of Labour.
Wouters remained with the Privy Council Office until September 1997 when he was appointed Deputy Minister of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (Canada).
In 2002, he became Deputy Minister of Human Resources Development Canada and in December 2003, Deputy Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada.
www.tbs-sct.gc.ca /organisation/sec_e.asp   (322 words)

  
 Frechette Says Goodbye | UNAUSA.org
During her tenure, the UN was bombed in Iraq and confronted by the oil-for-food scandal while forging new ground, including initiating three criminal tribunals and increasing peacekeeping and political missions to serve in 18 countries and regions.
Member states were initially wary of her appointment in 1998 as the first deputy secretary-general, perceiving her position as another layer of power, but she has proved to be a coordinator across the UN system, ensuring that different agencies, departments and programs work together in places such as East Timor, Sierra Leone and Iraq.
As part of her duties as deputy, the native Canadian, has heard every speech delivered by every head of state to address the UN for the nearly a decade.
www.unausa.org /site/pp.aspx?c=fvKRI8MPJpF&b=1526365&printmode=1   (1426 words)

  
 Deputy Head of Service Canada and Associate Deputy Minister of HRSDC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Prior to this, she was Associate Deputy Minister of Health.
Prior to joining Health Canada in December 2004, she was the Associate Deputy Minister of National Defence and served as Acting Deputy Minister from December 2003 to August 2004.
Gosselin served as Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy, at Canadian Heritage, where she was responsible for international cultural policies and programs, and Sport Canada.
www.servicecanada.gc.ca /en/about/dmsc.shtml   (225 words)

  
 Canada May Boost Oil-Sands Production Fivefold, Official Claims | EnergyBulletin.net | Peak Oil News Clearinghouse
Canada, the world's ninth-biggest producer of petroleum products, may boost output of oil from sands fivefold as supplies from conventional wells decline, said George Anderson, deputy minister for natural resources.
Suncor Energy Inc. and other companies in Canada produce more than 1 million barrels of such oil daily and the target is to raise that to 2 million barrels by 2008, Anderson said at the World Energy Congress in Sydney.
Canada has received proposals to build as many as eight liquefied natural gas terminals, as demand for gas increases in North America.
www.energybulletin.net /2021.html   (420 words)

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