Completed Access to Information Requests – July 2013

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Request NumberSummary of RequestDispositionNumber of Pages Disclosed
A-2008-00092 Records from October 1, 2007 to July 24, 2008 related to the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement. Disclosed in part 199
A-2009-00125 Any final document explaining or interpreting the expression “positive measures” as used in Part VII of the Official Languages Act, from January 2005 to October 2009. Disclosed in part 153
A-2012-00124 Documents related to the discussion and ultimate decision to transfer the Official Languages Secretariat from the Privy Council Office to Canadian Heritage effective in 2006, as well as documents surrounding proposed alternatives, discussions or evaluations of the decision. Disclosed in part 22
A-2012-00152 Records concerning the rebranding of the Canadian Museum of Civilization generated after the decision was made to rebrand the museum. Disclosed in part 78
A-2012-00154 Records regarding potential budgets/costs prepared during the initial discussions of rebranding the Canadian Museum of Civilization. Nothing disclosed (excluded) 0
A-2012-00203 Documents produced by Canadian Heritage and Cultural Property Export Review Board (CPERB) concerning: schemes involving inflated valuation of cultural property or the abuse of the system; the Advisory on Charitable Tax Receipts issued on March 16, 2011; the Advisory on Tax Shelter Gifting Arrangements October 14, 2010; an article by reporter David Baines of the Vancouver Sun entitled "Blockbuster donation of sculptures turns into bust" dated January 26, 2013;  copies of all valuation reports relating to any file identified as a tax shelter for values over $1 million and any file valued over 10M; the number of certifications in each year since 2001 and the total value of such certifications on an annual basis; any audit reports on CPERB; and the removal of status of a Designated Institution within the last five years. Disclosed in part 764
A-2013-00003 From January 1, 2012 to April 29, 2013, attendance records for Mr. John Furlong who holds the position of Chair, Board of Directors, Own the Podium and a list of the dates of all the meetings held by the Boards of Directors of Own the Podium. Disclosed in part 41
A-2013-00009 Records between the department and the Canadian Space Agency or the Canadian Aviation and Space Museum pertaining to a May 2, 2013 ceremony and media event to create a Canadarm exhibit at the Canadian Aviation and Space Museum. Disclosed in part 131
A-2013-00010 Records from January 1, 2012 to April 1, 2013 concerning the Canadian Museum on Civilization's transition to the Canadian Museum of History all in relation to consultations with Aboriginal peoples completed, proposed, or otherwise, and Museum of History branding , marketing and advertising. Disclosed in part 218
A-2013-00011 Documents from March 1 to May 3, 2013 related to the May 2, 2013 event to unveil the Canadarm exhibit at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum and the guest list related to whether Marc Garneau should be invited. Disclosed in part 131
A-2013-00012 Documents pertaining to plans marking the 150th anniversary celebrations in 2017 authored between March 16, 2013 and May 9, 2013. Disclosed in part 17
A-2013-00013 Final documents, as a result of a five hour search, excluding all emails, publicly released documents and Cabinet confidences, pertaining to the switch in responsibility for event planning (including events such as Winterlude and Canada Day) between the National Capital Commission and the Canadian Heritage authored between January 1, 2013 and May 8, 2013. Disclosed in part 48
A-2013-00014 Final documents and emails, excluding Cabinet confidences, pertaining to plans for the 2013 Canada Day celebrations and the 2014 Winterlude celebrations, authored between December 2012 and May 2013. Disclosed in part 59
A-2013-00016 Records on the inauguration of the permanent Canadarm display at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum on May 2, 2013. Disclosed in part 131
A-2013-00030 A list of project titles to contracts with Craig Riggs # 4532386 and # 45302206, RA Malatest # 45321128, Ithaka S # 45221297, Connectus Consulting # 4537468 and Robert Cairns # 45319958. All disclosed 1
A-2013-00034 Communications from June 2013, excluding Cabinet confidences, relating to the Montreal corruption arrests on June 17, 2013. Disclosed in part 2
A-2013-00037 Contracts and funding agreements with the following groups Equiterre, Pembina Institute/Foundation, and/or Ecojustice from January 2010 to July 2013. All disclosed 2
A-2013-00039 A list of all suppliers awarded communications contracts from January 2006 to July 2013, indicating the nature of the contract (deliverables or consulting services), contract value, number of sole supplier contracts, and rationales. All disclosed 18
A-2013-00040 The final report from G.A. Berger, Director of the Office for the 1988 Olympic Games in Calgary to the Government dated August 1988. All disclosed 58
A-2013-00043 Correspondence with the Office of the Minister of Industry concerning funding for the Musée minéralogique et minier [museum of minerals and mining] in Thetford Mines, from January 2013 to July 2013. No records exist 0
A-2013-00049 Travel and accommodation claims by James Moore for his trip to Montreal on March 17 and 18, 2013, including invoices, receipts, emails, claim amendments and all other relevant documents. Disclosed in part 5
A-2013-00050 Travel and accommodation claims by James Moore for his trip to Toronto on March 3 and 4, 2013, including invoices, receipts, emails, claim amendments and all other relevant documents. Disclosed in part 7
A-2013-00051 Reports, assessments and other documents concerning the teaching of history forwarded to the Minister’s Office, from January 2013 to July 2013. No records exist 0
A-2013-00053 Reports, briefing notes and other documents forwarded to the Minister’s Office in connection with his interview on Tout le monde en parle in April 2012. No records exist 0
A-2013-00058 Briefing binder prepared for the Minister of State (Sport) who was reappointed in the Cabinet shuffle on July 15, 2013. No records exist 0