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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 14
Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 11:07 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Kelly Block, Chair (Conservative)

• Kenny Chiu for Luc Berthold (Conservative)
• Iqra Khalid for Greg Fergus (Liberal)
House of Commons
• Paul Cardegna, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• André Léonard, Analyst
• Dillan Theckedath, Analyst
Department of Finance
• Michael J. Sabia, Deputy Minister
• Nicholas Leswick, Assistant Deputy Minister, Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch
• Darlene Bess, Chief Financial Officer, Financial Management Directorate, Corporate Services Branch
Office of the Auditor General
• Karen Hogan, Auditor General of Canada
• Étienne Matte, Principal
• Chantale Perreault, Principal
Treasury Board Secretariat
• Roch Huppé, Comptroller General of Canada
• Roger Ermuth, Assistant Comptroller General, Financial Management Sector, Office of the Comptroller General
• Diane Peressini, Executive Director, Government Accounting Policy and Reporting, Office of the Comptroller General
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(g) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, November 5, 2020, the committee commenced consideration of the Public Accounts of Canada 2020, referred to the committee on Monday, November 30, 2020.

Karen Hogan and Roch Huppé made statements and, with Chantale Perreault, Étienne Matte, Michael J. Sabia, Nicholas Leswick, Darlene Bess, Roger Ermuth and Diane Peressini, answered questions.

The committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to committee business.

On motion of Lloyd Longfield, it was agreed, — That the following budgets be adopted:

A proposed budget in the amount of $1,375.00, for the study of the Public Accounts 2020.

A proposed budget in the amount of $1,375.00, for the study of Report 1, Respect in the Workplace, of the 2019 Fall Report of the Auditor General of Canada.

A proposed budget in the amount of $1,375.00, for the study of Report 4, Oversight of Government of Canada Advertisings, of the 2019 Spring Reports of the Auditor General of Canada.

It was agreed, — That the proposed calendar presented to the committee be adopted.

At 1:00 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Angela Crandall
Clerk of the Committee