Department of Justice Canada Minister's Transition Book

Table of Contents

  1. Welcome to Justice
    1. Introduction
  2. Roles and Responsibilities of the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada
    1. Overview
  3. Support to the Minister of Justice and the Minister’s Office
    1. Deputy Minister and Associate Deputy Minister’s Office
    2. Ministerial Secretariat
    3. Communications Branch
    4. Members of the Executive Committee and their Areas of Responsibility
    5. Organizational Chart
  4. Resources
    1. Financial Resources
    2. Grants and Contributions
    3. Human Resources
  5. Courts
    1. Judicial Appointments
    2. Supreme Court of Canada
    3. Federal Court of Appeal
    4. Federal Court
    5. Tax Court of Canada
    6. Court Martial Appeal Court of Canada
  6. Organizations in the Ministerial Portfolio
    1. Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
    2. Office of the Commissioner for Federal Judicial Affairs
    3. Office of the Registrar of the Supreme Court of Canada
    4. Courts Administration Service
    5. Administrative Tribunals Support Service of Canada
    6. Office of the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime
    7. Special Advisor on Wrongful Conviction
    8. Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada
    9. Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
    10. Canadian Human Rights Commission
    11. Canadian Human Rights Tribunal
  7. Key Contacts
    1. Provincial-Territorial Justice Relations
    2. Justice-Related Organizations
  8. Identification of Priorities
  9. First 100 Days
    1. Litigation Overview
    2. Reports to be tabled before Parliament
    3. Report of the 2020 Quadrennial Commission
    4. [Redacted]
    5. [Redacted]
    6. Reintroduction of Government Bills
    7. Forward Regulatory Plan
    8. 2021 Motion and 2022 Annual Report under the Statutes Repeal Act
    9. Appointments and Vacancies
    10. Language Rights under the Divorce Act in Ontario
    11. Ministerial Report on the Implementation of Former Bill C-46
    12. Indigenous Justice Initiatives
    13. [Redacted]
    14. [Redacted]
    15. Modernization and Strengthening of the Official Languages Act
    16. Revival of the Law Commission of Canada
    17. Upcoming Events