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ATI Requests

Completed Access to Information Requests

The Canadian Dairy Commission (CDC) posts summaries of completed access to information requests. The following list contains summaries of requests completed since May 2012 and for which documents have been retrieved or processed. The list is in chronological order, by month and year, and by request number. Requests focusing on personal information or third party proprietary information are not included.

May 2012
- Nothing to report

June 2012

Request Number Summary of Request Disposition No of Pages Disclosed
 A2-2011-00002/mes Records that were in the CDC's possession from April 1, 2009 to November 1, 2011 regarding the minutes of Special Class meetings and the minutes of senior managers' meetings. Disclosed in part  1,347

July 2012 - Nothing to report
August 2012 - Nothing to report
September 2012 - Nothing to report

October 2012
Request Number Summary of Request Disposition No of Pages Disclosed
 A2-2012-00001 Records regarding the appreciation of the Canadian dollar, May-August 2012  All disclosed  12

November 2012

Request Number Summary of Request Disposition No of Pages Disclosed
 A2-2012-00002 Records regarding milk products sold in Canada (1950 to 2012) containing traces of rBGH growth hormone No records exist 0

December 2012 - Nothing to report

January 2013
- Nothing to report
February 2013 - Nothing to report
March 2013 - Nothing to report
April 2013 - Nothing to report
May 2013 - Nothing to report
June 2013 - Nothing to report
July 2013 - Nothing to report

 August 2013
Request Number Summary of Request Disposition No of Pages Disclosed
 A2-2013-00001 Briefing notes from March 2012 to August 2013 regarding changes to programs/services currently being delivered (or no longer being delivered) due to constraints of the 2012 Budget No records exist 0

September 2013 - Nothing to report
October 2013 - Nothing to report

November 2013
Request Number Summary of Request Disposition No of Pages Disclosed
 A2-2013-00002 Statistical tables for pooling information. Specific document types listed in Info Source: milk production summaries, payments to marketing boards by processors based on end-use utilization of milk components by sub-class and transport cost summaries, excluding French documents when they are duplicates from January 2008 to present (November 26, 2013) Disclosed in part 87
 A2-2013-00003 All e-mails, PINs, reports, memos and briefing notes on the Canada-Europe Free Trade Agreement from January 2012 to present (November 26, 2013) Disclosed in part  217

December 2013
- Nothing to report

January 2014
- Nothing to report
February 2014 - Nothing to report
March 2014 - Nothing to report
April 2014 - Nothing to report

May 2014
Request Number Summary of Request Disposition No of Pages Disclosed
 A2-2014-00001 Copies of emails mentioning the names (...) or a combination thereof originating from the following Canadian Dairy Commission individuals for the period from January 1, 2012 to April 9, 2014 Request abandoned n/a
 A2-2014-00002 Detailed information as an access to information request regarding a person's business financial holdings. Request abandoned  n/a

June 2014
- Nothing to report
July 2014 - Nothing to report
August 2014 - Nothing to report
September 2014 - Nothing to report
October 2014 - Nothing to report
November 2014 - Nothing to report
December 2014 - Nothing to report

January 2015
Request
Number
Summary of Request Dispostion

No of Pages
Disclosed

A2-2014-00003 Records from September 1, 2014 to January 9, 2015 in respect to the CDC pricing consultation process with the dairy industry, provide announcements, presentations, analysis, reports CDC has done; and as well as communications, presentations, reports, and submissions CDC received from or exchanged with groups including consumers, retailers, dairy processors, dairy producers, or their respective associations. Disclosed
in part
189 pages
A2-2014-00004 Any documentation produced subsequent to the tabling of Budget 2012 in Parliament on March 29, 2012 to the present day which related to service level impacts from the implementation of the Deficit Reduction Action Plan. The request would apply to measures undertaken as part of Budget 2012 as well as measures taken subsequently to replace or augment those were part of the initial suite of measures. Disclosed in part 323 pages

February 2015 - Nothing to report
March 2015 - Nothing to report
April 2015 - Nothing to report
May 2015 - Nothing to report

June 2015
Request
Number
Summary of Request Disposition No of Pages Disclosed
A2-2015-00001 Policies for travel and hospitality expenses incurred by the federally appointed commission members, including chairpersons and CEOs, and for the reimbursement thereof. If no such policies exist, indicate whether the Commission follows the Treasury Board’s Travel Directive and Special Travel Authorities. All hospitality and travel expense claims and supporting documentation as well as any amendments or modifications thereto for current and former federally appointed commission members, including chairpersons and CEOs from 2010 to June 10, 2015. Disclosed in part 3,062 pages

July 2015 - Nothing to report
August 2015 -
Nothing to report
September 2015 - Nothing to report

October 2015
Request
Number
Summary of Request Disposition No of Pages Disclosed
A2-2015-00002 Data pertaining to the Cost of Production study by the Canadian Dairy Commission for the year 2014: distribution of milk production per class of cost of production at the farm level. Disclosed in part 2 pages

November 2015 - Nothing to report
December 2015 - Nothing to report

January 2016
- Nothing to report
February 2016 - Nothing to report
March 2016 - Nothing to report
April 2016 - Nothing to report
May 2016 - Nothing to report
June 2016 – Nothing to report
July 2016 – Nothing to report
August 2016 – Nothing to report
September 2016 – Nothing to report

October 2016

Request
Number
Summary of Request Disposition No. of Pages Disclosed
A2-2016-00001 Request for the records of companies who have been signed and approved for the Matching Investment Fund, which is delivered by Canadian Dairy Commission. Please include: Name of recipient, Date submitted and approved, Location, Project title, Project description, Amount received. (Timeframe: January 1, 2015-August 30, 2016) Disclosed in part 1 page

November 2016 – Nothing to report

December 2016

Request
Number
Summary of Request Disposition No. of Pages Disclosed
A2-2016-00002 All correspondence and reports, including briefing materials prepared for ministers or deputies, concerning a proposal from Chinese company Feihe International Inc. to open an infant formula factory in Kingston, Ont. (November 2015 to present) (2016-12-22) Disclosed in part 516 pages

January 2017

Request
Number
Summary of Request Disposition No. of Pages Disclosed
A2-2016-00003 All documents related to hospitality and travel expenses and supporting documents from June 10, 2015, until December 31, 2016, for federally appointed commission members, including chairpersons and CEOs. Disclosed in part 1927 pages
A2-2016-00004 The monetary amount of contact provided by your organization to the firms listed below, by fiscal year for the past five fiscal years
(2015/16 - 2014/15 - 2013/14 - 2012/13 - 2011/12) and the first two quarters of 2016/17. The title or one line description for each contact (ie. Internal audit, IT imp) Firms: Deloitte, Ernst-Young, KPMG, Price Waterhouse Coopers, IBM, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, Accenture, Interis, BDO and Tiree I am NOT looking for contracts or supporting documentation.

Discolsed in full
1 page

February 2017

Request
Number
Summary of Request Disposition No. of Pages Disclosed
A2-2016-00005 “1. April 1, 2008 - March 31, 2017
For each fiscal year between April 1, 2008 - March 31, 2017 provide:
1.1 a) Total number of permanent employees (non-managerial and managerial, including EX)
b) Total number of temporary employees (non-managerial and managerial, including EX)
1.2 Total number of external hiring's, with and without external competition, of both non-managerial and managerial (Executive) employees
1.2 Total number of promotions and upward reclassifications offered to both non-managerial and managerial (Executive) employees

2. January 1, 2008 - January 1, 2017
For each calendar year between January 1, 2008 - January 1, 2017 provide:
2.1 a) Total annual base salaries by classification level paid to non-managerial staff;
b) Total annual base salaries by classification level paid to managerial (Ex) staff;
c) Total annual bonuses, performance pay and allowances by classification level paid to non-managerial staff;
d) Total annual bonuses, performance pay and allowances by classification level paid to managerial (executive) employees.”

Disclosed in full
22 pages

March 2017 – Nothing to report
April 2017 – Nothing to report
May 2017 – Nothing to report
June 2017 – Nothing to report
July 2017 – Nothing to report

August 2017

Request
Number
Summary of Request Disposition No. of Pages Disclosed
A2-2017-00001 All communications and correspondence between the Canadian Dairy Commission and all the other departments which mentions "supply management" and "NAFTA" since January 1, 2015. Include the subject of the communication, the dates and the receiver. Request abandonned NA

September 2017 – Nothing to report
October 2017 – Nothing to report
November 2017 – Nothing to report
December 2017 – Nothing to report

January 2018 – Nothing to report
February 2018 – Nothing to report
March 2018 – Nothing to report
April 2018 – Nothing to report
May 2018 – Nothing to report