Office of the Assembly - THE ESTIMATES, 2007-08 - Summary

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Office of the Assembly - THE ESTIMATES, 2007-08 - Summary

The Office of the Legislative Assembly, established by the Province of Ontario under the Legislative Assembly Act of Ontario on December 20, 1974, exists to provide procedural, financial and operational support for all Members of Provincial Parliament in the House, Committees and constituency offices.

The Office also includes the Environmental Commissioner who administers the Environmental Bill of Rights; the Information and Privacy Commissioner/Ontario who oversees Ontario's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act; the Office of the Integrity Commissioner who administers the Members' Integrity Act and the Lobbyists Registration Act; and the Office of the Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth who administers the Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth Act.

All funds are paid out of the Legislative Assembly Fund, which is separate and independent of the Consolidated Revenue Fund.

MINISTRY PROGRAM SUMMARY
($)
VOTE PROGRAM

Estimates
2007-08

Estimates
2006-07

Difference
Between
2007-08
and
2006-07

Actual
2005-06

  OPERATING EXPENSE        
201   Office of the Assembly Program 126,166,500 110,671,200 15,495,300 102,765,207
202   Commission(er)'s Program 17,548,400 15,091,600 2,456,800 13,827,547
  TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 143,714,900 125,762,800 17,952,100 116,592,754
  Ministry Total Operating Expense 143,714,900 125,762,800 17,952,100 116,592,754
           
  Ministry Total Operating and Capital Including Consolidation and Other Adjustments (not including Assets) 143,714,900 125,762,800 17,952,100 116,592,754