Notice Provided to Ontario Racing Commission Deputy Minister-Chair Accountability Agreement

Mr. Elmer Buchanan, Chair
Ontario Racing Commission
10 Carlson Court, Suite 400
Toronto, Ontario
M9W 6L2

Dear Mr. Buchanan:

Please take notice that, subject to any amendment to Order in Council 894/2015 (OIC 894/2015), the Accountability Agreement (Agreement) between Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Ontario as Represented by the Minister of Agriculture and Food (now Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs) Effective April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2019, as amended, is terminated effective April 1, 2016.

The termination is for cause under section 12.1 (b)(iv) of the Agreement because the program carried out under that Agreement will be terminated on April 1, 2016 pursuant to OIC 894/2015 (see attached OIC). In the event that section 46 of OIC 894/2015 is amended such that the program will not be terminated, further notice will be provided.

Please contact Heather Harrison at 519-826-4129 if you have any comments or questions regarding this notice.

Yours truly,

Deb Stark
Deputy Minister