The Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future is a legislative policy committee with a mandate that relates to the areas of Advanced Education, Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of Women, Jobs, Economy and Innovation, Labour and Immigration
The Committee concluded its review of the Lobbyists Act, with the tabling
of its final report on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, pursuant to Government Motion 86, passed on June 15, 2021. A copy of the final report can be found here.
With the passage of Government Motion 29 on May 25, 2022, the Legislative Assembly referred the Personal Information Protection Act, to the Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future, and deemed the Committee the special committee
of the Assembly for the purpose of conducting a comprehensive review, pursuant to section 63, of that Act. In accordance with section 63(2) of the Act the Committee must report to the Assembly within 18 months after beginning its review,
including any amendments to the Act the Committee may recommend.
The Standing Committee on Alberta’s Economic Future commenced its review of the Personal Information Protection Act, on September 27, 2022. The Committee must complete its review by March 27, 2024.