Appointment to the Public Service Pension Advisory Committee

OTTAWA, June 22 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Stockwell Day, President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, is pleased to announce the appointment of Claude Poirier to the Public Service Pension Advisory Committee.

The committee's mandate is to review matters related to the administration, benefit design and funding under the Public Service Pension Plan and to make recommendations to the President about these matters. In this role, the committee is an important forum to seek the views of plan members and pensioners regarding their pension plan.

In total, the Advisory Committee consists of 13 members. Members are appointed by the Governor in Council for a term of three years with the possibility of renewal. There is no remuneration for members appointed to the Public Service Pension Advisory Committee.

Mr. Poirier's biographical notes are attached.

For more information on the Public Service Pension Plan, please visit the pensions and benefits Web portal.

    
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SOURCE Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

For further information: For further information: Mélisa Leclerc, Director of Communications, Office of the President of the Treasury Board, 613-957-2666; Media Relations, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, 613-957-2640


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