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  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette

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Royal Assent Ceremony
Royal Assent Ceremony
June 21, 2018 - The Governor General granted Royal Assent to bills during a traditional ceremony inside the Senate Chamber.
Presentation of Scrolls Ceremony
Presentation of Scrolls Ceremony
June 14, 2018 - The Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada recognized the promotion of Canadian Armed Forces members during a presentation of scrolls held at Rideau Hall.
Michener Award Ceremony
Michener Award Ceremony
June 12, 2018 - The Governor General hosted the Michener Award ceremony at Rideau Hall.
 G7 Outreach Session Leaders
G7 Outreach Session Leaders
June 8, 2018 - The Governor General hosted heads of State, heads of government and heads of international organizations participating in the outreach session of the Charlevoix G7 Summit. 
Meeting with Prime Minister of Vietnam
Meeting with Prime Minister of Vietnam
June 8, 2018 - The Governor General welcomed the Prime Minister of Vietnam to the Citadelle of Québec in the context of his participation to the G7 Outreach Session at the Charlevoix Summit taking place on June 8 and 9, 2018.
Meeting with President of the French Republic
Meeting with President of the French Republic
June 6, 2018 - The Governor General welcomed His Excellency Emmanuel Macron to Rideau Hall on the occasion of his visit to Canada.
Presentation of Honours
Presentation of Honours
June 5, 2018 - The Governor General presented honours to 43 recipients during a ceremony at Rideau Hall.       
2018 Performing Arts Awards Gala
2018 Performing Arts Awards Gala
June 2, 2018 - Her Excellency attended the National Arts Centre Gala in Ottawa to celebrate of the 2018 Governor General's Performing Arts Awards recipients.
 Performing Arts Awards Ceremony
Performing Arts Awards Ceremony
June 1, 2018 - The Governor General presented the 2018 Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards (GGPAA) at Rideau Hall.
Honorary Doctorate
Honorary Doctorate
June 1, 2018 - The Governor General received an honorary doctorate from the Université de Montréal.