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December

2010-12-21 The Minister of Finance Announces Changes to Various Fiscal Measures
| Press release | Bulletin |

2010-12-17 The government maintains its financial support for municipalities: $256.7 million paid in QST rebates for 2010
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2010-12-17 The Minister of Finance Comments on the Intergovernmental Meetings of December 19 and 20 in Alberta
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2010-12-10 Bill 128 Will Bolster Efforts to Curb Tax Evasion
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2010-12-02 The Minister of Finance launches the 2011-2012 pre-budgetary consultations
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2010-12-02 Economic and Financial Update: “We are staying on course: budgetary balance will be achieved within three years” - The Québec Finance Minister
| Press release | Update | Profile | Technical Sheet | Tables |

2010-12-02 2009-2010 Public Accounts: The deficit is $1.1 billion less than forecast, 25% below what was announced
| Press release | Volume 1 | Volume 2 |

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November

2010-11-30 Bill 128: Minister Bachand is delighted with support from the Sûreté du Québec and the SPVM for Bill 128
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2010-11-29 Launch of Finance Montréal
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2010-11-26 Discussions are progressing on the harmonization of sales taxes
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2010-11-26 Québec’s economy and public finances: “Our government made the right choices at the right time” - Raymond Bachand, Minister of Finance and Minister of Revenue
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2010-11-19 The Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec releases encouraging indicators on Québec’s economic situation
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2010-11-18 The Conference Board of Canada Releases an Incomplete Report on Québec’s Public Finances
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2010-11-17 The Québec government announces the completion of the restructuring of the Îlot Voyageur project in Montréal
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2010-11-10 Tabling of an omnibus bill to protect investors, facilitate the fight against tax evasion and improve financial oversight of special funds
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2010-11-03 The Business Corporations Act and the Act respecting the legal publicity of enterprises will come into force February 14, 2011
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October

2010-10-29 The Minister of Finance Announces Changes to Various Fiscal Measures
| Press release | Bulletin |

2010-10-29 Indexing Rate of Québec’s Tax System and Fees as at January 1, 2011
| Press release | Document |

2010-10-27 The Fraser Institute uses debt data that are not comparable
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2010-10-25 Concrete Steps for Sound Management of Public Finances
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2010-10-20 West Island train and Montréal airport shuttle: A sucessful meeting with mayors of Montréal West Island
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2010-10-04 Put Québec Expertise to Work for Quebecers: The Government authorizes the Société des alcools du Québec to invest in a limited partnership that will operate outside Québec
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September

2010-09-13 Alberta and Quebec urge provinces to resist federal push on national securities regulator: provinces should not sign onto Ottawa's plan
| Press release | Letter |

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August

2010-08-19 The Minister of Finance Comments on the Results of the Caisse de dépôt et placement
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July

2010-07-14 Proposed Federal Securities Commission: “Québec will continue to oppose the federal government’s plan” - Raymond Bachand
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2010-07-09 The Minister of Finance announces the establishment of an online game monitoring committee
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2010-07-07 Corrections and Clarification Regarding the Government Effort to Return to Balanced Budgets
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June

2010-06-29 Announcement of Certain Fiscal Measures Relating to Individuals and Businesses and Pertaining to Consumption Taxes
| Press release | Bulletin |

2010-06-15 Proposed Federal Securities Commission : Québec and Alberta call on minister Flaherty to abandon his project
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2010-06-11 The Minister of Finance Comments on the Issues on the Agenda of the Prince Edward Island Meeting
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May

2010-05-28 The government issues clarifications concerning the reduction in spending on training, advertising and travel expenses
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2010-05-26 Federal Proposal for a Securities Commission: “The federal proposal is an invasion of provincial jurisdiction over property and civil rights"
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2010-05-25 Increased Accountability and Transparency at the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec: the Minister of Finance Is Satisfied with the Answers Provided by MM. Tessier and Sabia
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2010-05-13 Proposed federal securities commission: Baseless arguments
| Press release |

2010-05-12 Québec Acts on Its Efforts to Balance the Budget and Announces Additional Measures
| Press release | Table 1 | Table 2 | Table 3 |

2010-05-10 The Business Community Takes A Stand Against The Proposed Federal Securities Commission.
| Press release | Highlights | Study |

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April

2010-04-30 Additional Revenues for the Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal for Public Transit
| Press release |Bulletin d'information |

2010-04-30 The New Real Estate Brokerage Act Comes into Force May 1st, 2010
| Press release |

2010-04-22 Deposits to the RPSF: The Minister of Finance Sets the Record Straight
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2010-04-19 The inaugural Festival international des arts du cirque de Montréal, a showcase for the city’s know-how
| Press release |

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March

2010-03-30 Press Release No. 1 - 2010-2011 Budget: Choices for the Future
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2010-03-30 Press Release No. 2 - 2010-2011 Budget: Stimulate Job Creation and Economic Recovery
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2010-03-30 Press Release No. 3 - 2010-2011 Budget: A More Efficient and Better Funded Health-Care System
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2010-03-30 Press Release No. 4 - 2010-2011 Budget: Staying the Course Towards a Balanced Budget in 2013-2014
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2010-03-30 Press Release No. 5 - 2010-2011 Budget: Paying Down Our Debt: A Matter of Intergenerational Equity
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2010-03-30 Press Release No. 6 - 2010-2011 Budget: Building the Québec of the Next 20 Years
| Press release | Appendix - Table |

2010-03-19 Tabling of the 2010-2011 Budget
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2010-03-10 Pre-budget consultations, 2010-2011 : The Minister of Finance Announces That the Pre-Budget Consultations Have Concluded
| Press release |

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February

2010-02-25 2009 Results of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec “Progress is encouraging, but there’s a lot of work still to be done” — Raymond Bachand
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2010-02-23 The Minister of Finance and the Minister of Education, Recreation and Sports React to the Pact for Competitive Financing of Our Universities
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2010-02-22 Pre-budget consultations, 2010-2011 : The Minister of Finance praises the work and contribution of the members of the Advisory Committee on the Economy and Public Finances
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2010-02-17 "A Report That Confirms the Need to Stick to Our Plan to Return to Balanced Budgets" – Raymond Bachand
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2010-02-05 Improvement to the Tax Credit for Film Production Services
| Press release | Bulletin d'information |

2010-02-03 The Government Authorizes Loto-Québec to Develop Online Gaming
| Press release |

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January

2010-01-28 The Minister of Finance Notes the Supreme Court’s Decision Concerning the Imposition of Consecutive Sentences in Québec
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2010-01-27 Pre-budget consultations, 2010-2011 : The Minister of Finance welcomes the second document of the advisory committee on the economy and public finances
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2010-01-22 Earthquake in Haiti : Québec Announces That Donations Made by February 28, 2010 Will Be Deductible in 2009
| Press release | Bulletin d'information |