Office of The Lieutenant Governor - Vote 1701

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OFFICE OF THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR PROGRAM - VOTE 1701

The program provides the services required by the Lieutenant Governor in performing his constitutional, representational and community duties. In his constitutional role, the Lieutenant Governor swears-in the Executive Council, outlines the Government's plans in the Speech from the Throne, provides the royal Assent needed for bills to become law, approves orders-in-council and appointments recommended by Cabinet, and prorogues or dissolves each session of Parliament. In his community role, the Lieutenant Governor represents the people of Ontario and acts as the Province's official host, welcoming world leaders and diplomats. He hosts or attends hundreds of community events throughout Ontario, often speaking out in support of mental health, anti-racism and aboriginal youth. He presents honours and awards to outstanding Ontarians and, on request, sends messages for special celebrations and congratulations for birthdays of 90 years and over, and for wedding anniversaries of 50 years and over.

OFFICE OF THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR PROGRAM 1701 - Operating Expenses Summary

VOTE and item Accrual 2004-05 Estimates VOTE AND ITEMS Change from 2003-04 Accrual 2003-04 Estimates Cash 2002-03 Actual
  $   $ $ $
1701   OFFICE OF THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR PROGRAM      
OPERATING          
1 1,077,100 Office of the Lieutenant Governor 78,300 998,800 1,086,884
  1,077,100 Total Operating 78,300 998,800 1,086,884
  - Less: Special Warrants (499,400) 499,400 -
  1,077,100 Amount to be Voted 577,700 499,400 1,086,884


OFFICE OF THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR PROGRAM - Standard Accounts Classification of Activities and Sub-activities - OPERATING EXPENSES

OPERATING  
Office of the Lieutenant Governor (1701-1) $
Salaries and wages 586,900
Employee benefits 70,400
Transportation and communication 32,100
Services 229,400
Supplies and equipment 37,500
Other transactions  
Discretionary allowance 120,800
  1,077,100
Total Operating for Sport and Recreation Program 1,077,100