Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration

Report of the committee

Thursday, February 9, 2017

The Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration has the honour to table its

ELEVENTH REPORT

Your committee, which was authorized by the Senate on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 to approve funding for the Independent Senators Group for the current fiscal year and for the fiscal year 2017-18, now reports that it has approved funding in the amount of $180,500 for fiscal year 2016-17 effective January 1, 2017. It also reports that it has approved annual funding in the amount of $722,000 for fiscal year 2017-18 which will be added to the Main Estimates.

Your committee notes that the revised total budget for 2017-18 is $103,874,365.

Respectfully submitted,

LEO HOUSAKOS

Chair