Mandate

The Standing Committee on Families and Communities is a legislative policy committee with a mandate that relates to the areas of Children’s Services, Community and Social Services, Education, Health, Justice and Solicitor General, Seniors and Housing and Service Alberta.

Upcoming Meeting Dates

There are currently no scheduled meetings.
10/01/2020 13:12

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: 780.644.8621 Fax: 780.427.5688
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Committee Members (12)

Laila Goodridge

Ms. Laila Goodridge (Chair)

Lori Sigurdson

Ms. Lori Sigurdson (Deputy Chair)

Mickey Amery

Mr. Mickey Amery

Jon Carson

Member Jon Carson

Kathleen Ganley

Ms. Kathleen Ganley

Michaela Glasgo

Ms. Michaela Glasgo

Pete Guthrie

Mr. Pete Guthrie

Nathan Neudorf

Mr. Nathan Neudorf

Jeremy Nixon

Mr. Jeremy Nixon

Rakhi Pancholi

Ms. Rakhi Pancholi

Brad Rutherford

Mr. Brad Rutherford

Tany Yao

Mr. Tany Yao

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