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Your committee, which was authorized by the Senate on Thursday, March 3, 2022, to examine the federal government’s constitutional, treaty, political and legal responsibilities to First Nations, Inuit and Metis peoples and any other subject concerning Indigenous Peoples, respectfully requests funds for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2023, and requests, for the purpose of such study, that it be empowered to engage the services of such counsel, technical, clerical and other personnel as may be necessary.
Pursuant to Chapter 3:06, section 2(1)(c) of the Senate Administrative Rules, the budget submitted to the Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration and the report thereon of that committee are appended to this report.
STANDING SENATE COMMITTEE ON ABORIGINAL PEOPLES
Examine the constitutional, treaty, political and legal responsibilities to First Nations, Inuit and Metis peoples.
APPLICATION FOR BUDGET AUTHORIZATION FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING MARCH 31, 2023
Extract from the Journals of the Senate of Thursday, March 3, 2022:
The Honourable Senator Francis moved, seconded by the Honourable Senator Cordy:
That the Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples be authorized to examine and report on the federal government’s constitutional, treaty, political and legal responsibilities to First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples and any other subject concerning Indigenous Peoples;
That the documents received, evidence heard and business accomplished by the committee since the beginning of the First Session of the Forty-second Parliament be referred to the committee; and
That the committee submit its final report no later than December 31, 2023, and that the committee retain all powers necessary to publicize its findings for 180 days after the tabling of the final report.
The question being put on the motion, it was adopted.
Interim Clerk of the Senate
SUMMARY OF BUDGET
The above budget was approved by the Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples on Monday, May 9, 2022.
The undersigned or an alternate will be in attendance on the date that this budget is considered.
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