National Energy Board – 2015–2016 Departmental Performance Report - Response to Parliamentary Committees and External Audits

Supplementary Information (Tables)

Response to Parliamentary Committees and External Audits
Response to Parliamentary Committees and External Audits
N/A – No recommendations were received.
Response to the Auditor General (including to the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development)

Report 2 – Oversight of Federally Regulated Pipelines

The Officer of the Auditor General’s responsibility was to conduct an independent examination of federal oversight of pipeline operations to determine whether the National Energy Board:

  • Has verified that regulated companies are complying with pipeline approval conditions and other key regulatory requirements;
  • Was prepared to fulfill its role as lead federal regulatory agency in pipeline emergency response; and
  • Has determined whether it has the capacity necessary to fulfill its roles and responsibilities in the context of pipeline regulation.

List of recommendations and NEB’s response

NEB Corrective Actions and Completion Status
Response to external audits conducted by the Public Service Commission of Canada or the Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages
N/A – No external audit conducted
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