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 Finance and Government Services
Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services
Select Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
Select Standing Committee on Agriculture, Fish and Food
Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth
Select Standing Committee on Education
Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth
Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts
Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives
Select Standing Committee on Health
Special Committee to Appoint a Police Complaint Commissioner
Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives
Select Standing Committee on Parliamentary Reform, Ethical Conduct, Standing Orders and Private Bills
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Select Standing Committee on Agriculture, Fish and Food
Select Standing Committee on Health
Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services
Select Standing Committee on Parliamentary Reform, Ethical Conduct, Standing Orders and Private Bills
Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives
Select Standing Committee on Parliamentary Reform, Ethical Conduct, Standing Orders and Private Bills
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Select Standing Committee on Health
Select Standing Committee on Health
Select Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts
Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts
Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives
Select Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
Select Standing Committee on Public Accounts
Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives
Select Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
Select Standing Committee on Health
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Select Standing Committee on Education
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives
Select Standing Committee on Health
Select Standing Committee on Education
Select Standing Committee on Parliamentary Reform, Ethical Conduct, Standing Orders and Private Bills
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Select Standing Committee on Legislative Initiatives
Select Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs
Select Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs

Special Committees

 

 

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

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Special Committees

 

Committees News

 

 

Budget 2021 Consultation Openhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=126Budget 2021 Consultation Open2020-05-21T07:00:00ZConsultation<p>Visit the Committee's <a href="https://consultations.leg.bc.ca/Submission/Create?cons=Budget2021">consultation portal</a> to participate!</p><p>The Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services invites British Columbians to share their ideas and priorities by making a written, audio or video submission or by completing the online survey. The consultation closes at <strong>5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 26</strong>.</p><p>Registration for public hearings is at capacity. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please contact the Parliamentary Committees Office at <a href="mailto:FinanceCommittee@leg.bc.ca">FinanceCommittee@leg.bc.ca</a> or 250-356-2933 or 1-877-428-8337 (toll-free in BC).</p><p>For full details on the consultation and all the ways to participate, please visit the <a href="/content-committees/Pages/Finance-Budget-Consultation.aspx" target="_blank">Budget 2021 Consultation website</a> or contact the Parliamentary Committees Office at 250-356-2933 or 1-877-428-8337 (toll-free in BC).</p>
Report: Annual Report 2019-20 https://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=128Report: Annual Report 2019-20 2020-05-15T07:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;"><img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/cay/Report_SSC-CY_41-5_AnnualReport_2019-20_Cover.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /> </p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/cay/Report_SSC-CY_41-5_AnnualReport_2019-20_Web.pdf">Report</a></p>
Legislative Assembly Management Committee Accountability Report 2017-18 and 2018-19 https://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=127Legislative Assembly Management Committee Accountability Report 2017-18 and 2018-19 2020-05-06T07:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/LAMC/LAMC_Accountability-Report_2017-19_cover.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/LAMC/LAMC_Accountability-Report_2017-19_web.pdf" target="_blank">Report</a></p>
Call for Public Input: Review of the Personal Information Protection Act https://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=125Call for Public Input: Review of the Personal Information Protection Act 2020-05-04T07:00:00ZConsultation<p>​The <a href="http://www.bclaws.ca/Recon/document/ID/freeside/00_03063_01" target="_blank"><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><em>Personal Information Protection Act</em></span></a> governs how private sector organizations can collect, use, and disclose personal information. It also requires organizations to protect and secure personal information against unauthorized use or disclosure, and grants individuals the right to access their own personal information. Section 59 of the Act requires a Special Committee to review the Act every six years.</p><p>The Special Committee to Review the <em>Personal Information Protection Act</em> invites to share their thoughts on how the Act is working by providing a written, audio or video submission through the Special Committee's <a href="https://consultations.leg.bc.ca/Submission/Create?cons=PersonalInformationProtectionAct"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">consultation portal</span></a> before <strong>August 14, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.</strong> </p><p>The Special Committee will consider all input and make recommendations to the Legislative Assembly in a report to be released by February 2021.</p>
Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth: Statement on COVID 19https://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=123Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth: Statement on COVID 192020-04-29T07:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img class="ms-rteImage-1" src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/cay/CY_Statement-on-COVID-19.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/cay/2020-24-29_CY_Statement-on-COVID-19.pdf"><p style="text-align:center;">Media Statement</p></a>
Report: Special Committee to Appoint an Auditor Generalhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=122Report: Special Committee to Appoint an Auditor General2020-03-23T07:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/ag/SC-AG_41-5_Report_2020-03-23-Cover.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/ag/SC-AG_41-5_Report_2020-03-23-Web.pdf" target="_blank">Report</a></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/ag/Media-Release_2020-03-23.pdf" target="_blank">Media Release</a></p>
Report: Special Committee to Appoint a Clerk of the Legislative Assemblyhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=121Report: Special Committee to Appoint a Clerk of the Legislative Assembly2020-03-02T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/cla/SC-CLA_41-5_Report_2020-03-02-Cover.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/cla/SC-CLA_41-5_Report_2020-03-02.pdf" target="_blank">Report</a></p>
First Report: Special Committee of Selectionhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=120First Report: Special Committee of Selection2020-02-13T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img class="ms-rteImage-1" src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/select/SC-Sel_First%20Report-41-5_2020-02-13_Cover.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/5th-session/select/SC-Sel_First%20Report-41-5_2020-02-13_Final.pdf">Report</a></p>
Annual Review of the Budgets of Statutory Officeshttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=119Annual Review of the Budgets of Statutory Offices2019-12-16T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/4th-session/fgs/reports/FGS_2019-12-16_AnnualReview-BudgetSOs-cover.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/4th-session/fgs/reports/FGS_2019-12-16_AnnualReview-BudgetSOs-Report.pdf" target="_blank">Report</a></p>
Appointment of an Acting Auditor Generalhttps://www.leg.bc.ca/content/Lists/CommitteesNews/DispForm.aspx?ID=118Appointment of an Acting Auditor General2019-11-28T08:00:00ZNews Category 1<p style="text-align:center;">​<img src="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/4th-session/pac/Report/SSCPAC_41-3_Report-Acting-AG_2019-11-28_Cover.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="/content/CommitteeDocuments/41st-parliament/4th-session/pac/Report/SSCPAC_41-4_Report-Acting-AG_2019-11-28.pdf" target="_blank">Report</a></p>

 

 

Call for Public Input: Review of the Personal Information Protection Act Call for Public Input: Review of the Personal Information Protection Act
Call for Public Input: Review of the Personal Information Protection Act Call for Public Input: Review of the Personal Information Protection Act
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