The Legislative Assembly establishes Special Committees to select and unanimously recommend the appointment of Statutory Officers. On May 9, 2019, the Legislative Assembly appointed a Special Committee to select and unanimously recommend the appointment of a Conflict of Interest Commissioner, pursuant to the
Members' Conflict of Interest Act [RSBC 1996] c. 287. The Conflict of Interest Commissioner is an independent officer of the Legislature responsible for ensuring that Members of the Legislative Assembly fulfill their obligations under the Act.
The Committee issued a call for applications for the position of Conflict of Interest Commissioner on June 21, 2019. The deadline to apply is August 30, 2019. For more information, see the