Ministers are responsible for approving expense claims for all staff (including the Parliamentary Assistant and their staff), as well as ensuring compliance with the Rules. A Minister may delegate this authority only to either his/her Executive Assistant or Chief of Staff. Ministers may not delegate this authority to Parliamentary Assistants or their staff.
Delegation must be done in writing and be submitted to:
Ministry of Government and Consumer Services
Ontario Shared Services
Attention: Ministerial Expenses
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If a new Executive Assistant is appointed, a new delegation of authority must be submitted to Ontario Shared Services.
Opposition leaders are responsible for approving expense claims for their staff, as well as ensuring compliance with the Rules. An Opposition leader may delegate this authority to a senior person.
Delegation must be done in writing and be submitted to
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