The Third Session of the 30th Legislature is prorogued. The Fourth Session will begin on November 29, 2022.


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 and Infrastructure.

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.

Current Business

Lobbyists Act Review

Upcoming Meeting Dates

There are currently no scheduled meetings.
11/26/2022 4:36 PM

Legislative Policy Committees

A legislative policy committee reviews Bills referred to it, and may review any regulation, amendment to a regulation or prospective regulation within its mandate either on its own initiative or at the request of a Minister. A committee may also, on its own initiative or at the request of a Minister, inquire into and report on public policy matters within its mandate or inquire into, consider and report on any matter within its remit referred to it by the Assembly. Referrals of Bills, regulations or other subject matter by order of the Assembly take priority over any other hearing or inquiry. All legislative policy committees are standing committees, and thus exist for the life of a Legislature. 

Committee Clerk
3rd Floor, 9820 – 107 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5K 1E7
Call: 780.415.2878 Fax: 780.427.5688

Meeting Minutes

Copies of approved meeting minutes can be accessed through the Legislature Library at

Legislature Library

Call: 780.427.2473

Committee Members (12)

Nicole Goehring

Ms. Nicole Goehring (Deputy Chair)

Jackie Armstrong-Homeniuk

Honourable Jackie Armstrong-Homeniuk

Drew Barnes

Mr. Drew Barnes

Deron Bilous

Honourable Deron Bilous

Janis Irwin

Member Janis Irwin

Miranda Rosin

Ms. Miranda Rosin

Garth Rowswell

Mr. Garth Rowswell

Heather Sweet

Ms. Heather Sweet

Glenn van Dijken

Mr. Glenn van Dijken

Jordan Walker

Mr. Jordan Walker



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