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

Special Committees

 

 

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

Select Standing Committees

Special Committees

 

Committees News

 

 

Budget Consultation Updatehttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=103Budget Consultation Update2019-04-18T07:00:00ZConsultation<p>Every year, the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services holds a public consultation on the next provincial budget. <strong>This year, the consultation will take place in June 2019. Details about the Budget 2020 consultation, including the public hearing schedule, registration and participation options, will be released in May.</strong></p><p>The Committee, in conjunction with the Ministry of Finance, have adjusted the timeline to enable the Committee to deliver a final report to the Legislative Assembly earlier in the budget process. The Minister of Finance is expected the release the budget consultation paper the first week of June and the Committee’s budget consultation will take place in June 2019. The Committee is expected to issue its report by the end of July 2019.</p><p>Opportunities for stakeholders to share their feedback on the revised timeline will be provided at the conclusion of the budget consultation process. </p><p>For more information, please visit the <a href="/content-committees/Pages/Finance-Budget-Consultation.aspx">Budget 2020 website</a> [link to orphan page] or contact the Parliamentary Committees Office at 250-356-2933 (or toll-free in BC 1-877-428-8337).</p>
Special Project on Children and Youth with Neuro-diverse Special Needs https://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=102Special Project on Children and Youth with Neuro-diverse Special Needs 2019-04-15T07:00:00ZConsultation<p>The Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth invites British Columbians to participate in their special project on assessment and eligibility processes for children and youth with neuro-diverse (e.g.: ASD, FASD, Developmental Delay) special needs.</p><p>British Columbians are invited to share their input, experiences and recommendations by speaking with the Committee at a public hearing or by making a written, audio or video submission. Register to reserve a speaking time at a public hearing (in-person or via teleconference) or make a written, audio or video submission through the <a href="https://consultations.leg.bc.ca/Submission/Create?cons=ChildrenandYouthwithNeurodiverseSpecialNeeds" target="_blank">Committee’s consultation portal</a>. A detailed list of public hearings is <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/4th-session/cay/cysn/SSCCY-CYSN-PH_DetailedSchedule.pdf">available here</a>. Teleconference opportunities are available by calling 250-356-2933 or 1-877-428-8337 (toll-free in BC).</p><p>The deadline for all input is <strong>Friday, June 7, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.</strong></p>
Call for Submissions: Review of the Police Complaint Processhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=101Call for Submissions: Review of the Police Complaint Process2019-04-03T07:00:00ZConsultation<p>The Special Committee to Review the Police Complaint Process invites British Columbians to provide a written, audio or video submission focused on the following questions:</p><ul><li>Is the police complaint process efficient, effective and accessible?</li><li>Are there aspects of the police complaint process that could be improved?</li><li>What changes to the <em>Police Act</em> - <a href="http://www.bclaws.ca/civix/document/id/complete/statreg/96367_01#part11" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">Part 11 (Misconduct, Complaints, Investigations, Discipline and Proceedings)</span></a>, if any, should be made?</li></ul><p><br>Submissions may be made through the Committee's <a href="https://consultations.leg.bc.ca/Submission/Create?cons=PoliceComplaintProcess">consultation portal</a> and must be received by 5:00 p.m. Friday, June 28, 2019. Please review the Parliamentary Committees Office <a href="/content-committees/Pages/Privacy-Policy.aspx" target="_blank">Privacy Policy</a> before making a written submission. </p>
Report: Transportation Network Services: Boundaries, Supply, Fares, and Driver's Licenceshttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=100Report: Transportation Network Services: Boundaries, Supply, Fares, and Driver's Licences2019-03-26T07:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/4th-session/cc/SSC-CC_41-4_Report-2018-03-28_Cover.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/4th-session/cc/SSC-CC_41-4_Report-2018-03-26_Web.pdf" target="_blank">Report</a></p>
Special Committee to Review the Police Complaint Process: Request for Proposalshttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=99Special Committee to Review the Police Complaint Process: Request for Proposals2019-03-25T07:00:00ZNews Category 1<p>​The Special Committee to Review the Police Complaint Process has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to engage an auditor to conduct a compliance audit respecting the outcome or resolution of randomly selected complaints and investigations, as well as a performance audit to measure the effectiveness, timeliness, accessibility and accountability of the police complaint process. The RFP is available on <a href="https://www.bcbid.gov.bc.ca/open.dll/welcome?language=En" target="_blank"> <span style="text-decoration:underline;">BC Bid</span></a>.</p><p>The deadline for receipts of proposals in response to the RFP is <strong>4:00 pm, Friday, April 26, 2019.</strong></p>
Report of the Legislative Assembly Management Committee to the Legislative Assemblyhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=98Report of the Legislative Assembly Management Committee to the Legislative Assembly2019-03-07T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img class="ms-rteImage-1" src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/LAMC/LAMC_Report_2019-03-07.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/LAMC/LAMC_Report_2019-03-07.pdf" target="_blank">Report</a></p>
First Report: Special Committee of Selectionhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=96First Report: Special Committee of Selection2019-02-21T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img class="ms-rteImage-1" src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/4th-session/select/SC-Sel_First-Report_41-4_Web.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/4th-session/select/SC-Sel_First-Report-41-4.pdf" target="_blank">Report</a></p>
Special Committee Appoints Acting Police Complaint Commissionerhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=95Special Committee Appoints Acting Police Complaint Commissioner2019-02-01T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/3rd-session/pcc/SC-PCC_Acting-Commissioner-web.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:275px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/3rd-session/pcc/SC-PCC_MediaRelease_Acting-Commissioner.pdf" target="_blank">Media Release</a></p>
Report: Annual Review of the Budgets of Statutory Officeshttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=94Report: Annual Review of the Budgets of Statutory Offices2018-12-19T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/3rd-session/fgs/FGS_2018-12-19_AnnualReview-BudgetSOs-Report.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/3rd-session/fgs/FGS_2018-12-19_AnnualReview-BudgetSOs-Report.pdf" target="_blank">Report</a></p>
Report: Special Committee to Appoint a Police Complaint Commissionerhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=93Report: Special Committee to Appoint a Police Complaint Commissioner2018-12-12T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/3rd-session/pcc/SC-PCC_Report_2018-12-12_41-3.pdf" target="_blank"><img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/3rd-session/pcc/SC-PCC_ReportCover.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></a></p> <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/3rd-session/pcc/SC-PCC_Report_2018-12-12_41-3.pdf" target="_blank"> <p style="text-align:center;">Report</p></a> <p style="text-align:center;"> <a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/3rd-session/pcc/SC-PCC_MediaRelease_Report_2018-12-12.pdf" target="_blank">Media Release</a></p>

 

 

Budget Consultation UpdateBudget Consultation Update
Special Project on Children and Youth with Neuro-diverse Special Needs Special Project on Children and Youth with Neuro-diverse Special Needs
Call for Submissions: Review of the Police Complaint ProcessCall for Submissions: Review of the Police Complaint Process

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