This is page numbers 83 – 126 of the Hansard for the 18th Assembly, 3rd Session. The original version can be accessed on the Legislative Assembly's website or by contacting the Legislative Assembly Library. The word of the day was electoral.

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Motion 3-18(3): Appointment Of The Equal Pay Commissioner, Carried
Motions

Cory Vanthuyne Yellowknife North

Mr. Speaker, WHEREAS Section 40.2 (1) of the Public Service Act provides that the Commissioner on the recommendation of the Legislative Assembly shall appoint an Equal Pay Commissioner to exercise the powers and perform the duties set out in this act;

AND WHEREAS the position of Equal Pay Commissioner became vacant in June of this year;

AND WHEREAS the board of management was tasked with recruiting an Equal Pay Commissioner and has recommended an individual to the Legislative Assembly and the Legislative Assembly is prepared to make a recommendation;

NOW THEREFORE I MOVE, seconded by the honourable Member for Inuvik Twin Lakes, that Ms. Elizabeth Joy Noonan be appointed as the Equal Pay Commissioner in accordance with the Public Service Act by the Commissioner of the Northwest Territories as recommended by the Legislative Assembly;

AND FURTHER that the Speaker be authorized to communicate the effective date of the appointment to the Commissioner. Thank you, Mr. Speaker.

Motion 3-18(3): Appointment Of The Equal Pay Commissioner, Carried
Motions

The Speaker Jackson Lafferty

Masi. The motion is in order. To the motion.

Motion 3-18(3): Appointment Of The Equal Pay Commissioner, Carried
Motions

Some Hon. Members

Question.

Motion 3-18(3): Appointment Of The Equal Pay Commissioner, Carried
Motions

The Speaker Jackson Lafferty

Question has been called. All those in favour? All those opposed?

---Carried

The motion is carried. Masi. Motions. Member for Yellowknife Centre.

Motion 3-18(3): Appointment Of The Equal Pay Commissioner, Carried
Motions

Julie Green Yellowknife Centre

Mr. Speaker, I seek unanimous consent to deal with the motion I gave notice of just now. Thank you.

Motion 3-18(3): Appointment Of The Equal Pay Commissioner, Carried
Motions

The Speaker Jackson Lafferty

Masi. The Member is seeking unanimous consent to deal with a motion that was announced earlier. Are there any nays? There are no nays. You may proceed.

Motion 7-18(3): Setting Of Sitting Hours By The Speaker, Carried
Motions

Julie Green Yellowknife Centre

Mahsi, Mr. Speaker.

Mr. Speaker, I MOVE, seconded by the honourable Member for Hay River South, that the Speaker be authorized to set such sitting days and hours as the Speaker, after consultation, deems fit to assist with the business before the House. Mahsi.

Motion 7-18(3): Setting Of Sitting Hours By The Speaker, Carried
Motions

The Speaker Jackson Lafferty

Masi. The motion is in order. To the motion.

Motion 7-18(3): Setting Of Sitting Hours By The Speaker, Carried
Motions

Some Hon. Members

Question.

Motion 7-18(3): Setting Of Sitting Hours By The Speaker, Carried
Motions

The Speaker Jackson Lafferty

Question has been called. All those in favour? All those opposed?

---Carried

The motion is carried. Masi. Motions. Member for Yellowknife Centre.

Motion 4-18(3): Extended Adjournment Of The House To February 7, 2018, Carried
Motions

Julie Green Yellowknife Centre

Mahsi, Mr. Speaker.

Mr. Speaker, I MOVE, seconded by the honourable Member for Hay River South, that notwithstanding Rule 4 when this House adjourns on October 20, 2017, it shall be adjourned until February 7, 2018;

AND FURTHER, that at any time prior to February 7, 2018, if the Speaker is satisfied after consultation with the Executive Council and Members of the Legislative Assembly, that the public interest requires that the House should meet at an earlier time during the adjournment, the Speaker may give notice, and thereupon, the House shall meet at the time stated in such notice and shall transact its business as it has been duly adjourned to that time. Mahsi.

Motion 4-18(3): Extended Adjournment Of The House To February 7, 2018, Carried
Motions

The Speaker Jackson Lafferty

Masi. The motion is in order. To the motion.

Motion 4-18(3): Extended Adjournment Of The House To February 7, 2018, Carried
Motions

Some Hon. Members

Question.

Motion 4-18(3): Extended Adjournment Of The House To February 7, 2018, Carried
Motions

The Speaker Jackson Lafferty

Question has been called. All those in favour? All those opposed?

---Carried

Motion carried. Masi. Item 18, first reading of bills. Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs.

Bill 1: Western Canada Lottery Act
First Reading of Bills

October 19th, 2017

Caroline Cochrane Range Lake

Mr. Speaker, I move, seconded by the honourable Member for Inuvik Boot Lake, that Bill 1, Western Canada Lottery Act, be read for the first time. Thank you, Mr. Speaker.