The Special Committee to Review Provisions of the Public Service Act was appointed by the Legislative Assembly to review dismissal process reviews by the Merit Commissioner, pursuant to section 25.1 of the
Public Service Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 385. For the full text of the Committee's mandate and referral, please see the Terms of Reference.
The Committee released its report on November 30, 2023. Please see the Media Release for more information.
In the course of its work, the Committee accepted input from the public between August 15 and September 22, 2023. The Committee also received briefings from the Office of the Merit Commissioner, the Public Service Agency, the Office of the Ombudsperson, the British Columbia Excluded Employees' Association, and the Ministry of Attorney General.
Committee Members would like to thank everyone who participated in the Committee's public consultation.