Registration - In-house Organization

Business Council of Canada / Conseil canadien des affaires / GOLDY HYDER, President and Chief Executive Officer

Registration Information
In-house Organization name: Business Council of Canada / Conseil canadien des affaires
Previous in-house organization names
Responsible Officer Name: GOLDY HYDER, President and Chief Executive Officer 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 1996-03-26
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 778952-514
Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 695

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 21

Version 1 of 51 (1996-03-26 to 1996-10-31)

Version 1 of 51 (1996-03-26 to 1996-10-31) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Organization Information

Organization: Canadian Council of Chief Executives / Conseil canadien des chefs d'entreprise
806 - 90 SPARKS STREET
OTTAWA, ON  K1P 5B4
Canada
Telephone number: 613-238-3727
Fax number: 613-236-8679  
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: THOMAS P D'AQUINO, PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE  
 
Description of the organization's activities: THE BUSINESS COUNCIL ON NATIONAL ISSUES IS A NON-PARTISAN AND NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION & THE SENIOR VOICE OF CANADIAN BUSINESS ON PUBLIC POLICY ISSUES IN CANADA & INTERNATIONALLY. THE COUNCIL ENGAGES IN AN ACTIVE PROGRAM OF RESEARCH, CONSULTATION & ADVOCACY & ITS FOCUS NATIONALLY IS TO HELP BUILD A STRONG ECONOMY, PROGRESSIVE SOCIAL POLICIES, & HEALTHY POLITICAL INSTITUTIONS. THE COUNCIL'S GLOBAL MANDATE IS TO ENSURE THAT CANADIAN CHIEF EXECUTIVES PLAY AN INFLUENTIAL ROLE IN THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC, TRADE, AND FOREIGN AFFAIRS DOMAINS.
Organization's membership or classes of membership: MEMBERS ARE THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICERS OF 150 OF THE LARGEST CANADIAN CORPORATIONS. THREE EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS ARE THE ELECTED HEADS OF THE CANADIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, THE CANADIAN MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION AND THE CONSEIL DU PATRONAT DU QUEBEC.
 
Was the organization funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? No
 

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Organization

Name: SAM BOUTZIOUVIS
Position title: SENIOR ASSOCIATE
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: THOMAS D'AQUINO
Position title: PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: JOHN DILLON
Position title: SENIOR ASSOCIATE
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: DAVID STEWART-PATTERSON
Position title: SENIOR ASSOCIATE
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), Environment Canada, Federal Office of Regional Development – Quebec (FORD[Q]), Finance Canada (FIN), Health Canada (HC), Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC), Industry Canada, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), Revenue Canada (RC), Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Informal communications, Meetings, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
 
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Constitutional Issues, Education, Employment and Training, Energy, Environment, Financial Institutions, Government Procurement, Industry, Infrastructure, Internal Trade, International Relations, International Trade, Labour, Regional Development, Science and Technology, Small Business, Taxation and Finance
 
Subject Matter: Retrospective: -U.N. ON CLIMATE CHANGE; CEPA; ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK; TASK FORCE ON ECONOMIC INSTRUMENTS; U.N. ON SUSTAINABLE DEV; ENERGY EFFICIENCY-BUDGET 96; FISCAL & MONETARY POLICY; GST; INCOME TAX ACT; SPENDING CONTROL ACT-C-88 INTERNAL TRADE IMPLEMENTATION ACT; COMPETITION POLICY; CORPORATE GOVERNANCE; SCI/TECH POLICY; CDA BUSINESS CORPORATION ACT; INFRASTRUCTURE; TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIPS;-NAFTA;CDA-U.S. TRADE--SUBSIDIES, DUMPING & COUNTERVAIL; HEMISPHERIC TRADE; CDA-CHILE TRADE; OECD AGREEMENT ON INVESTMENT; ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION; FOREIGN POLICY REVIEW-HEALTH & SOCIAL TRANSFER; UIC C-111 ; CDA PENSION PLAN;POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION; TRAINING ;CANADA LABOUR CODE-NATIONAL UNITY;C-110-C-62; COST RECOVERY
Subject Matter: Prospective: -U.N. ON CLIMATE CHANGE; CEPA; ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK; TASK FORCE ON ECONOMIC INSTRUMENTS; U.N. ON SUSTAINABLE DEV; ENERGY EFFICIENCY-BUDGET 96-97; FISCAL & MONETARY POLICY; GST; INCOME TAX ACT; SPENDING CONTROL ACT-C-88 INTERNAL TRADE IMPLEMENTATION ACT; COMPETITION POLICY; CORPORATE GOVERNANCE; SCI/TECH POLICY; CDA BUSINESS CORPORATION ACT; INFRASTRUCTURE; TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIPS;-NAFTA;CDA-U.S. TRADE--SUBSIDIES, DUMPING & COUNTERVAIL; HEMISPHERIC TRADE; CDA-CHILE TRADE; OECD AGREEMENT ON INVESTMENT; ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION; FOREIGN POLICY REVIEW-HEALTH & SOCIAL TRANSFER; UIC C-111; CDA PENSION PLAN;POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION; TRAINING;CANADA LABOUR CODE-NATIONAL UNIT C-110-C-62; COST RECOVERY