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ADDITIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE ORIENTATION OPEN HOUSE

A second Administrative Orientation Open House featuring all Assembly Branches will take place in the Library Rotunda, Parliament Buildings from 11:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesday, June 21. New and returning Members of the Legislative Assembly are invited to attend to learn about the many services and supports provided by Assembly staff and Branches.

Posted: June 9, 2017


PARLIAMENTARY PROCEDURE BRIEFINGS

Procedural briefing sessions are now being scheduled for new and returning Members of the Legislative Assembly. Please contact your caucus or the Office of the Clerk for details.

Posted: June 9, 2017


ADMINISTRATIVE ORIENTATION OPEN HOUSE

An Administrative Orientation Open House featuring all Assembly Branches will take place in the Library Rotunda, Parliament Buildings from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 7. All Members of the Legislative Assembly are invited to attend to learn about the many services and supports provided by Assembly staff.

Posted: June 6, 2017


OATH CEREMONIES FOR NEW AND RETURNING MEMBERS

The following oath ceremonies have been scheduled for new and returning Members of the 41st Parliament:

  • Independent (BC Green Party) Members: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 3 p.m. in the Chamber
  • BC Liberal Members: Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 10 a.m. in the Chamber
  • BC NDP Members: Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 1 p.m. in the Chamber

A description of the ceremony and copy of the Oath is available online.  For more information, please contact Orientation@leg.bc.ca

Posted: June 6, 2017


ORIENTATION SEMINARS

Work has begun to plan oath ceremonies and various orientation seminars for newly elected and returning Members of the 41st Parliament. The Clerk of the House, Craig James, will provide additional information regarding dates and times in the coming weeks.

Posted: May 11, 2017


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


ORIENTATION MEETINGS

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 online.

Posted: June 5, 2013