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ACTIVITY REPORTS

Every year, on September 30 at the latest, the Ethics Commissioner must submit a report of its activities and financial statements for the preceding fiscal year to the President of the National Assembly.

Activity Report for 2017-2018 (PDF, 360 Ko)

Activity Report for 2016-2017 (PDF, 1 Mo)

Activity Report for 2015-2016 (PDF, 2 Mo)

Activity Report for 2014-2015 (PDF, 2 Mo)


Activity Report for 2013-2014 (PDF, 1020 Ko)


Activity Report for 2012-2013 (PDF, 1 Mo)


Activity Report for 2011-2012 (PDF, 622 Ko)

To guide the institution's work in carrying out its mission, the Ethics Commissioner published in April 2018 institutional orientations for the period 2018-2022.

Orientations institutionnelles 2018-2022 du Commissaire à l'éthique et à la déontologie (PDF, 2 Mo) (French only)

INQUIRY REPORTS

Following an inquiry on a Member of the National Assembly, the Ethics Commissioner must immediately submit a report to the President of the National Assembly including the reasons for his or her conclusions and recommendations. A copy of the report must also be given to the Member under inquiry and to the leader of the authorized party to which the Member belongs.

December 6, 2018
Inquiry Report with regard to François Legault, Member for L'Assomption (PDF, 809 Ko) (French Only)
Report Summary (PDF, 543 Ko)

Please note: After a verification, it was established that there was no grounds for a request for an inquiry, thus terminating the inquiry process as provided for in section 95 of the Code.


November 5, 2018
Inquiry Report with regard to Nathalie Roy, Member for Montarville (PDF, 827 Ko) (French Only)
Report Summary (PDF, 472 Ko)

Please note: After a verification, it was established that there was no grounds for a request for an inquiry, thus terminating the inquiry process as provided for in section 95 of the Code.


September 27, 2018
Inquiry Report with regard to Éric Caire, Member for La Peltrie (PDF, 675 Ko) (French Only)
Report Summary (PDF, 466 Ko)

Please note: After a verification, it was established that there was no grounds for a request for an inquiry, thus terminating the inquiry process as provided for in section 95 of the Code.


September 27, 2018
Inquiry Report with regard to François Bonnardel, Member for Granby (PDF, 675 Ko) (French Only)
Report Summary (PDF, 465 Ko)

Please note: After a verification, it was established that there was no grounds for a request for an inquiry, thus terminating the inquiry process as provided for in section 95 of the Code.


August 22, 2018
Inquiry Report with regard to André Lamontagne, Member for Johnson (PDF, 840 Ko) (French Only) 
Report Summary (PDF, 479 Ko)


July 5, 2018
Inquiry Report with regard to Gaétan Barrette, Member for La Pinière (PDF, 2 Mo) (French Only)
Report Summary (PDF, 493 Ko)


June 5, 2018
Inquiry Report with regard to Pierre Paradis, Member for Brome-Missisquoi (PDF, 2 Mo) (French only)
Report Summary (PDF, 489 Ko)

Please note: Following the vote of the members of the National Assembly, held on June 14, 2018, following section 103 of the Code, this report was not adopted.


November 30, 2017

Inquiry Report with regard to Claude Suprenant, Member for Groulx (PDF, 351 Ko) (French only)


November 16, 2017

Inquiry Report with regard to Donald Martel, Member for Nicolet-Bécancour  (PDF, 286 Ko) (French only)


November 8, 2017

Inquiry Report with regard to Carole Poirier, Member for Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (PDF, 288 Ko) (French only)


November 8, 2017

Inquiry Report with regard to Christine St-Pierre (Acadie), Lise Thériault (Anjou-Louis–Riel), Pierre Arcand (Mont-Royal), Sébastien Proulx (Jean-Talon), Jean D'Amour (Rivière-du-Loup–Témiscouata) et Yves Bolduc, Member for Jean-Talon until February 26th 2015 (French only)


September 25, 2017

Inquiry Report with regard to Gaétan Barrette, Member for La Pinière (PDF, 26 Ko) (French only)
Report Summary (PDF, 3 Mo)


December 6, 2016

Inquiry Report with regard to Laurent Lessard, Member for Lotbinière-Frontenac (PDF, 5 Mo) (French only)


August 29, 2016

Inquiry Report with regard to Jacques Daoust, Member for Verdun until June 8th 2016 (PDF, 2 Mo) (French only)
Report Summary (PDF, 31 Ko) (French only)


June 8, 2016

Inquiry Report with regard to Sam Hamad, Member for Louis-Hébert (PDF, 5 Mo) (French only)


July 29, 2015

Inquiry Report with regard to Yves Bolduc, Member for Jean-Talon until February 26th 2015 (PDF, 2 Mo) (French only)


June 10, 2015

Inquiry Report with regard to Gaétan Barrette, Member for La Pinière (PDF, 26 Ko) (French only)


December 5, 2014

Inquiry Report with regard to Pierre Karl Péladeau, Member for Saint-Jérôme (PDF, 2 Mo) (French only)


December 1, 2014

Inquiry Report with regard to Sylvie D'Amours, Member for Mirabel (PDF, 1 Mo) (French only)


November 17, 2014

Inquiry Report with regard to Nathalie Normandeau, Member for Bonaventure until September 6th 2011 (PDF, 60 Ko) (French only)


June 7, 2012

Inquiry Report with regard to Tony Tomassi, Member for LaFontaine (PDF, 47 Ko)


March 28, 2012

Inquiry Report with regard to Nathalie Normandeau, Member for Bonaventure until September 6th 2011 (PDF, 60 Ko)
Legal opinion (PDF, 3 Mo) (French only)

REPORTS ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CODE

The Commissioner must submit a report on the implementation of the provisions of the Code of ethics and conduct of the Members of the National Assembly every five years. This report is tabled at the National Assembly and reviewed by the relevant parliamentary committee. The next report on the implementation of the Code must be submitted on January 1, 2020, at the latest.

2011-2014 Report on the Implementation of the Code (PDF, 4 Mo)

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