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MEMBERS’ TRANSITION SEMINAR
A pension, transition and retraining allowance seminar for Members who have declared that they are not seeking re-election is planned for Tuesday, November 15. The seminar will be held at the Fairmont Vancouver Airport Hotel in Richmond. Additional seminars will be scheduled in the new year.
Posted: October 27, 2016
CONSTITUENCY STAFF ORIENTATION
Administrative orientation sessions for Members’ constituency office staff are planned for September 25 and 26. The meetings will be held at the Parliament Buildings in Victoria.
Posted: August 13, 2013
Procedural orientations for new MLAs have been completed. A Legislative Assembly Administrative Orientation Session is planned for July 16, 8-9:30 am. An orientation meeting to provide new Members with the opportunity to meet the statutory officers is also scheduled for July 23, 8-9:30 am. Both meetings will be held in the Legislative Chamber.
Posted: July 11, 2013
OPENING DAY OF THE 40th PARLIAMENT
Pursuant to the Speaker's June 13, 2013 memorandum to all MLAs, the Legislative Assembly will meet at 10:00 a.m. on June 26, 2013 for the opening of the 40th Parliament. The first order of business will be the election of the Speaker.
Her Honour the Lieutenant Governor will deliver the Speech from the Throne in the Chamber at 2:00 p.m.
Further information on Opening Day, the Election of Speaker, and the Throne Speech is available on this site under "House schedule".
Posted: June 17, 2013
OATH CEREMONIES FOR NEW AND RETURNING MEMBERS
The following oath ceremonies have been scheduled for new and returning Members of the 40th Parliament:
- Government Members: June 11, 2013 at 9 a.m. in the Chamber
- Opposition Members: June 12, 2013 at 11 a.m. in the Chamber
The dates for the two independent Members are:
- Andrew Weaver: June 6, 2013 at 1 p.m. in the Chamber
- Vicki Huntington: June 11, 2013 at 1 p.m. in the Chamber
A description of the ceremony and copy of the Oath is available here.
Posted: June 5, 2013