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Provincial Legislature of British Columbia

Hon. Raj Chouhan, MLA, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly
CPA British Columbia Branch President
Legislative Assembly of British Columbia Speaker@leg.bc.ca
Kate Ryan-Lloyd, Clerk of the Legislative Assembly
CPA British Columbia Branch Secretary
Legislative Assembly of British Columbia officeoftheclerk@leg.bc.ca

Joined the Commonwealth: 19 November 1926

CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1928

Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral – Legislative Assembly of British Columbia (87)

Parliament/Legislature website: Legislative Assembly of British Columbia 

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: Currently 8 

Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs; Select Standing Committee on Agriculture, Fish and Food; Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth; Select Standing Committee on Crown Corporations; Select Standing Committee on Education; Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services; Select Standing Committee on Health; Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts 

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): N/A

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Legislative Assembly Management Committee; Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives; Select Standing Committee on Parliamentary Reform, Ethical Conduct, Standing Orders and Private Bills

Standing Orders: Please click here

Constitution: Please click here

 


Recent articles in The Parliamentarian (2015-2021):


 

Key Facts

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Population
5,153,039
CPA Branch Formed
01 Jan 1928
Voting Age
18
First Parliament
01 Jan 1872
Seat of Parliament
Victoria