Keywords: Self-assessment - Canada’s federal Parliament -CPA Benchmarks
In this report, members and clerks of Canada’s federal Parliament self-assess their institution against the CPA Benchmarks in the tense parliamentary atmosphere of a minority government. For each of the benchmarks they assessed the degree to which Canadian practices and procedures meet the Benchmarks. The exercise included a review of all relevant legislation. This kind of self-assessment was considered a useful tool for measuring progress.