Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration

Report of the committee

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

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

THIRTEENTH REPORT

Your committee, which is authorized by the Rules of the Senate to consider financial and administrative matters concerning the Senate’s internal administration, requests that it be empowered to engage the services of a media relations consultant.

The budget approved by your committee is appended to this report.

Respectfully submitted,

LEO HOUSAKOS

Chair

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STANDING COMMITTEE ON INTERNAL ECONOMY, BUDGETS AND ADMINISTRATION

APPLICATION FOR BUDGET AUTHORIZATION FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING MARCH 31, 2018

Extract from the Rules of the Senate:

12-7. The Senate shall appoint the following standing committees:

12-7. (1) the Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration, which shall be authorized:

(a) to consider, on its own initiative, all financial and administrative matters concerning the Senate’s internal administration, and

(b) subject to the Senate Administrative Rules, to act on all financial and administrative matters concerning the internal administration of the Senate and to interpret and determine the propriety of any use of Senate resources;

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SUMMARY OF BUDGET

Professional and other services

$108,000
TOTAL

$108,000

The above budget was approved by the Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration on December 15, 2016.












Date
Président du Comité permanent de la régie interne, des budgets et de l’administration
LEO HOUSAKOS
Chair, Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration

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STANDING COMMITTEE ON INTERNAL ECONOMY, BUDGETS AND ADMINISTRATION

EXPLANATION OF BUDGET ITEMS

APPLICATION FOR BUDGET AUTHORIZATION FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING MARCH 31, 2018

PROFESSIONAL AND OTHER SERVICES



CONSULTANTS



Communications consultant (0303)
$108,000




sole-source




Sub-total
$108,000

Total
$108,000