Government institutions being modified or abolished

Institutions that have already been abolished

  • Office of the Inspector General of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service: position of Inspector General abolished on June 29, 2012
  • Public Appointments Commission Secretariat: abolished on June 29, 2012
  • International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development: repeal of the enabling legislation and closing out of the centre on June 29, 2012
  • Assisted Human Reproduction Agency of Canada: abolished on September 30, 2012

Institutions to be modified or abolished

  • Canada Lands Company Ltd: restructuring of this parent Crown corporation, was authorized as of November 29, 2012
  • Old Port of Montreal Corporation Inc.: a 100-percent subsidiary of the Canada Lands Company Ltd. was expected to cease to be a separate institution and become a division of the Canada Lands Company Ltd. on April 1, 2013
  • Downsview Park Inc.: a 100-percent subsidiary of the Canada Lands Company Ltd. was expected to cease to be a separate institution and become part of the Canada Lands Company Ltd. on April 1, 2013
  • Canada Lands Company CLC Limited: a 100-percent subsidiary of the Canada Lands Company Ltd. was expected to cease to be a separate institution and become part of the Canada Lands Company Ltd. on April 1, 2013
  • Pensions Appeal Board: to be abolished April 1, 2014; a new institution, the Social Security Tribunal, will be responsible for appeals
  • Canadian Artists and Producers Professional Relations Tribunal: abolished on April 1, 2013
  • National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy: disposal of assets authorized and any measures required for liquidation on April 1, 2013
  • First Nations Statistical Institute: repeal of the provisions related to the institute and enables the Minister to proceed with liquidation on April 1, 2013
  • Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission: abolished on April 1, 2013

Other changes not yet in force

  • Canadian Wheat Board: modifications to the structure, and the institution will no longer be subject to the Access to Information Act
  • Merchant Seamen Compensation Board: to be abolished
  • Canada Employment Insurance Financing Board: to be dissolved

Other expected changes

  • Canadian International Development Agency: to be amalgamated with the new Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (Bill C-60, first reading on April 29, 2013)