Funding Requests for Parliamentary Directorates and Services

In Committee from the House of Commons

Funding Requests for Parliamentary Directorates and Services

Board of Internal Economy – December 12, 2019:

The committee hears a request for more resources for the International and Interparliamentary Affairs Directorate due to a restructure at the parliamentary organization. Speaking to the committee is Colette Labrecque-Riel, the clerk assistant and director general for the International and Interparliamentary Affairs Directorate.

Philippe Dufresne, law clerk and parliamentary counsel, discusses his request for more funding for legal and legislation services provided to MPs.

Daniel Paquette, chief finance officer for the House of Commons, fields questions about the proposed main estimates for 2020-2021.