Parliamentary Committees

Parliamentary Committees

​​​​​​​​Parliamentary committee​s are appointed by the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia to undertake business on behalf of the Assembly. Committees are comprised of small groups of Private Members who have been appointed by the Legislative Assembly. Committees derive their powers from the House and must report their findings back to the House. Read more about Committees »

Select Standing Committees

 

 

Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services
Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth
Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services
Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services
Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services
Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth
Select Standing Committee on Health
Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Select Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
Select Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
Select Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
Select Standing Committee on Education
Select Standing Committee on Education
Select Standing Committee on Education
Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives
Select Standing Committee on Parliamentary Reform, Ethical Conduct, Standing Orders and Private Bills
Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts
Select Standing Committee on Health
Aboriginal Affairs
Children and Youth
Crown Corporations
Education
Finance
Health
Legislative Initiatives
Public Accounts
Parliamentary Reform, Ethical Conduct, Standing Orders and Private Bills
Aboriginal Affairs
Children and Youth
Crown Corporations
Education
Finance
Legislative Initiatives
Aboriginal Affairs
Children and Youth
Crown Corporations
Education
Public Accounts
Parliamentary Reform, Ethical Conduct, Standing Orders and Private Bills
Aboriginal Affairs
Crown Corporations
Finance
Health
Legislative Initiatives
Public Accounts
Parliamentary Reform, Ethical Conduct, Standing Orders and Private Bills
Aboriginal Affairs

Special Committees

 

 

Special Committee to Appoint a Representative for Children and Youth
Legislative Assembly Management Committee
Special Committee of Selection
Special Committee of Selection
Special Committee of Selection
Special Committee of Selection
Special Committee to Appoint a Merit Commissioner
Special Committee to Appoint an Ombudsperson
Special Committee on Local Elections Expense Limits
Special Committee to Review the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act
Special Committee to Review the Independent Investigations Office
Review the Freedom of Information and Protection Act
Merit Commissioner
Selection
Chief Electoral Officer
Review the Freedom of Information and Protection Act
Information and Privacy Commissioner
Selection
Cosmetic Pesticides
Representative for Children and Youth
Selection
Acting Auditor General
Selection
Sustainable Aquaculture
Information and Privacy Commissioner
Selection
Sustainable Aquaculture
Merit Commissioner
Ombudsperson
Representative for Children and Youth
Selection
Sustainable Aquaculture
Conflict of Interest Commissioner
Review the Personal Information Protection Act
Selection
Selection
Review the Police Complaint Process
Selection
Chief Electoral Officer
Police Complaint Commissioner
Review the Police Complaint Process
Selection
Citizens� Assembly on Electoral Reform
Review the Freedom of Information and Protection Act
Merit Commissioner
Ombudsperson
Ombudsperson
Special Committee of Selection
Special Committee to Appoint a Merit Commissioner
Special Committee to Review the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act

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Committees News

 

 

Consultation Open: Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Serviceshttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=33Consultation Open: Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services2016-09-15T07:00:00ZConsultation<p>The <a href="/parliamentary-business/committees/40thparliament-5thsession-fgs" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services</span></a> invites British Columbians to participate in the Budget 2017 consultation process. Pursuant to the <a href="http://www.bclaws.ca/EPLibraries/bclaws_new/document/ID/freeside/00_00023_01" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><em>Budget Transparency and Accountability Act</em></span></a>, the consultation period opened September 15, with the release of the <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/5th-session/fgs/Fall2016Consultations/2017_Budget_Consultation_Paper.pdf" target="_blank">Budget 2017 Consultation Paper</a> by the Minister of Finance. British Columbians can participate by making a <a href="/Pages/BCLASS-Legacy.aspx#https%3A%2F%2Fwww2.leg.bc.ca%2Fcmt%2Ffinance%2Fsubmission.asp" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">written, audio or video submission</span></a>, by completing the an <a href="/Pages/BCLASS-Legacy.aspx#https%3A%2F%2Fwww2.leg.bc.ca%2Fcmt%2Ffinance%2Fsurvey.asp" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">online survey</span></a> or by presenting at a public hearing. </p><p>The Committee will hold public hearings in 14 communities and will also offer video/teleconference opportunities in eight additional communities.</p><p>To register to attend a <a href="/parliamentary-business/committees/40thparliament-5thsession-fgs/calendar" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">public hearing</span></a>, please email <a href="mailto:FinanceCommittee@leg.bc.ca"><span lang="EN" style="text-decoration:underline;">FinanceCommittee@leg.bc.ca</span></a>. <strong>Please include the names of each presenter and organization, including full contact information. </strong></p><p>Vancouver         Monday, Sept. 19<br> Cranbrook         Tuesday, Sept. 20<br> Kamloops          Tuesday, Sept. 20<br> Kelowna             Wednesday, Sept. 21<br> Richmond          Wednesday, Sept. 21<br> Surrey                Thursday, Sept. 22<br> Victoria*             Monday, Sept. 26<br> Prince Rupert     Monday, Oct. 3<br> Dawson Creek    Tuesday, Oct. 4<br> Prince George    Tuesday, Oct. 4<br> Quesnel             Wednesday, Oct. 5<br> Port Hardy         Wednesday, Oct. 5<br> Courtenay          Thursday, Oct. 6<br> Delta                  Thursday, Oct. 6<br> Victoria*             Tuesday, Oct. 11</p><p>*Video/teleconference opportunities for Fort St. John, Fort Nelson, Williams Lake, Smithers, Castlegar, Vernon, Terrace, and Penticton.</p><p>Prior to participating at a public hearing or sending a submission, please review our <a href="/content-committees/Pages/Privacy-Policy.aspx" target="_blank"><span lang="EN" style="text-decoration:underline;">privacy policy</span></a><span style="text-decoration:underline;"> </span>All submissions to parliamentary committees are considered public documents and can be made available upon request to interested parties following the release of the final report.</p><p>Please note: due to time constraints, the Committee is unable to accommodate PowerPoint presentations. Please provide the Committee with 14 copies of any written materials you would like distributed to Committee Members at the time of your presentation. The Committee would also appreciate receiving an electronic file copy of your presentation by email either before or shortly after your appearance – please submit to:  <a href="mailto:FinanceCommitee@leg.bc.ca"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">FinanceCommitee@leg.bc.ca</span></a></p>
Report of the Special Committee to Review the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Acthttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=24Report of the Special Committee to Review the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act2016-05-11T07:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/5th-session/foi/Report/SCFIPPA_Report_2016-05-11.pdf"><img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/5th-session/foi/Report/SCFIPPA-Cover-2016-05-11.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></a></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/5th-session/foi/Report/SCFIPPA_Report_2016-05-11.pdf">Download Report</a></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/5th-session/foi/Report/SCFIPPA_NR_2016-05-11.pdf">Download Media Release</a></p>
Select Standing Committee on Health: Improving End-of-Life Care for British Columbianshttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=23Select Standing Committee on Health: Improving End-of-Life Care for British Columbians2016-05-10T07:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/5th-session/health/1stReport/SSCHealth-Report-2016-05-10.pdf"><img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/5th-session/health/1stReport/Cover%20Only.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></a></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/5th-session/health/1stReport/SSCHealth-Report-2016-05-10.pdf">Download Report</a></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/5th-session/health/1stReport/SSCHealth-NewsRelease-2016-05-10.pdf">Download Media Release</a></p>
Report of the Special Committee to Appoint a Merit Commissionerhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=19Report of the Special Committee to Appoint a Merit Commissioner2016-02-17T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<a title="Download the report »" href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/merit/reports/PDF/Rpt-MERIT-40-4-Report-2016-FEB-17.pdf"><img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/merit/reports/HTML/images/Rpt-MERIT-40-4-Rpt-Cover-2016-FEB-17.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></a></p><p style="text-align:center;"> <a title="Download the report »" href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/merit/reports/PDF/Rpt-MERIT-40-4-Report-2016-FEB-17.pdf" target="_blank">Download Report</a></p>
Concrete Actions for Systemic Change, Final Report on Child and Youth Mental Health in British Columbiahttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=15Concrete Actions for Systemic Change, Final Report on Child and Youth Mental Health in British Columbia2016-01-27T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/cay/reports/PDF/SSCCYReportCover2016.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"> </p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/cay/reports/PDF/Report_SSC-CY-40-4-3_Concrete-Actions-For_Systemic_Change.pdf">Download Report</a></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/cay/reports/PDF/NR-40-4-3_SSCCY_ConcreteActionsForSystemicChange_16Jan27.pdf">Download Media Release</a></p>
Annual Review of the Budgets of the Statutory Officeshttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=14Annual Review of the Budgets of the Statutory Offices2016-01-20T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/fgs/reports/2016SOReportCover.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/fgs/reports/PDF/SSCFGS-40-4_SOReview_20150120_Final_Web.pdf">Download Report</a></p>
Legislative Assembly Accountability Report 2014-15: A Report to British Columbianshttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=13Legislative Assembly Accountability Report 2014-15: A Report to British Columbians2015-12-07T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p align="center"> <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/lamc/reports/PDF/Rpt-LAMC-40-AccountabilityReport-2014-2015-07DEC2015.pdf" target="_blank"> <img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/lamc/reports/RptCover-LAMC-40-AccountabilityReport-2014-2015-07DEC2015.png" border="0" alt="" /></a> </p><p align="center"> <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/lamc/reports/PDF/Rpt-LAMC-40-AccountabilityReport-2014-2015-07DEC2015.pdf" target="_blank">Download Report</a></p>
Legislative Assembly Accountability Report 2014-15: Summary Reporthttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=12Legislative Assembly Accountability Report 2014-15: Summary Report2015-12-07T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p align="center"> <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/lamc/reports/PDF/Rpt-LAMC-40-AccountabilitySummaryReport-2014-2015-07DEC2015.pdf" target="_blank"> <img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/lamc/reports/RptCover-LAMC-40-AccountabilitySummaryReport-2014-2015-07DEC2015.png" border="0" alt="" /></a> </p><p align="center"> <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/lamc/reports/PDF/Rpt-LAMC-40-AccountabilitySummaryReport-2014-2015-07DEC2015.pdf" target="_blank">Download Summary Report</a></p>
Report on the Budget 2016 Consultationshttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=9Report on the Budget 2016 Consultations2015-11-13T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p align="center"> <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/fgs/reports/PDF/Rpt-FGS-40-4-Report-on-Budget-2016-Consultations-2015-NOV-13.pdf" target="_blank"> <img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/fgs/reports/RptCover-FGS-40-4-Report-on-Budget-2016-Consultations-2015-NOV-13.png" border="0" alt="" /></a> </p><p align="center"> <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/40th-parliament/4th-session/fgs/reports/PDF/Rpt-FGS-40-4-Report-on-Budget-2016-Consultations-2015-NOV-13.pdf" target="_blank">Download Report</a></p>

 

 

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