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Publication of guidelines for Members of the National Assembly and Cabinet Ministers regarding discretionary financial assistance

November 30th 2021 - The Ethics Commissioner (the "Commissioner") publishes guidelines to inform MNAs and Cabinet Ministers of the ethical rules applicable to the granting of discretionary financial assistance. These lines present the main elements that must be taken into consideration in the context of three financial assistance programs, namely:

- The Volunteer Support Program;

- The Ministerial discretionary funds;

- The Particular Improvement Projects component of the Local Road Assistance Program of the ministère des Transports.

Every situation relating financial assistance awarded on a discretionary basis must be assessed on a case-by-case basis. Members of the National Assembly are invited to contact the Commissioner for any questions regarding their situation.

Consult the guidelines (French only)