Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
Symbol of the Government of Canada

ARCHIVED - Correctional Service Canada - Supplementary Tables

Warning This page has been archived.

Archived Content

Information identified as archived on the Web is for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It has not been altered or updated after the date of archiving. Web pages that are archived on the Web are not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards. As per the Communications Policy of the Government of Canada, you can request alternate formats on the "Contact Us" page.

Response to Parliamentary Committees and External Audits

Response to Parliamentary Committees
  • [Parliamentary Committees have continually called for improved reporting by departments and agencies in their reports to Parliament on follow-up to committee recommendations. As a result, departments and agencies are encouraged to discuss progress made to address Parliamentary Committee recommendations and provide further information on significant corrective actions achieved.]
  • On October 1, 2009, the Leader of the Government in the Senate and Minister of State (Seniors) provided the Chair of the Special Senate Committee on Aging with the Government Response to the Final Report of the Special Senate Committee on Aging: Canada’s Aging Population: Seizing the Opportunity. CSC provided input to Health Canada, in response to their request for information regarding Recommendation 12 in the Report by the Special Senate Committee on Aging; this information is incorporated into the section on Older Federal Offenders which appears in the Government Response under “Theme V: Federal Population Groups”.

Committee Report:

Government Response:
  • On October 19, 2009, the Minister of Public Safety tabled the Government Response to the Fifteenth Report of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Chapter 7, Economy and Efficiency of Services – Correctional Service of Canada – December 2008 Report of the Auditor General of Canada). The response provided a reply to four recommendations related to improving the economy and efficiency of procurement; reviewing the cost of procurement and delivery of food, cleaning and clothing service; budgeting for overtime costs; and, seeking to further reduce those costs by examining measures to reduce the use of sick leave by correctional officers. A commitment was made by CSC to provide the Committee with progress reports by December 31, 2009, and April 30, 2010.

Committee Report:

Government Response: