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MLA for Monfwi

Won his last election, in 2015, by acclaimation.


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Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 33-18(3): Report on Bill 34: Mineral Resources Act Introduction Bill 34: Mineral Resources Act (MRA) is stand-alone legislation to govern mineral rights administration in the Northwest Territories. The bill proposes to manage mineral interests ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 32-18(3): Standing Committee on Economic Development and Environment Report on the Process Used for Devolution Legislative Initiatives Introduction The Government of the Northwest Territories introduced seven bills in the winter sitting of 2019 pertaining to land and resource management. Some of the bills ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 31-18(3): Standing Committee on Economic Development and Environment Report on the Review of Bill 46: Public Land Act Introduction Bill 46: Public Land Act, sponsored by the Honourable Louis Sebert, Minister of Lands, was given second reading in the Legislative Assembly and referred to ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Tabled Document 503-18(3): Northwest Territories Human Rights Commission Annual Report 2018-2019 Members, pursuant to section 21 of the Human Rights Act, I wish to table "The Northwest Territories Human Rights Commission Annual Report 2018-2019." At this time, ...

A week ago

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 27-18(3): Standing Committee on Economic Development and Environment Report on Bill 39: Environmental Rights Act Introduction Bill 39, Environmental Rights Act, recognizes the right to protect the integrity, biological diversity and productivity of the ecosystems in the Northwest Territories, and to ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Prayer Please be seated. On behalf of the Assembly, I would like to thank Elder Joe Rabesca for joining us today and leading us in prayer, and ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 21-18(3): Report on the Review of the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 Annual Reports for the Office of the Languages Commissioner for the Northwest territories Masi. The Member is seeking unanimous consent to have Committee Report 21-18(3), Report on the Review of the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 Annual Reports for the Office ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Motion that Committee Report 20-18(3) be Deemed Read and Printed in Hansard in its Entirety, Carried Masi. The motion is in order. The motion is non-debatable. All those in favour? All those opposed? ---Carried INTRODUCTION The Standing Committee on Government Operations ("the ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 22-18(3): Report on the Review of the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 Annual Reports of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of the Northwest Territories INTRODUCTION The Access to Information and Protection of Privacy (ATIPP) Act came into force on December 31, 1996. The purpose of this legislation is to promote ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Committee Report 19-18(3): Review of the 2017-2018 Public Accounts of the Government of the Northwest Territories Question has been called. All those in favour? All those opposed? The motion is carried. ---Carried Review of the GNWT Public Accounts for 2017-2018 Introduction The ...

More than three months ago

Posted on Twitter @jkenney Congrats Mr. Kenney on your victory. I’m looking forward to continue working with you as your neighboring… https://t.co/JFpfzylST7

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Assent to Bills [English translation not provided.] Colleagues, I would like to extend the appreciation of this House to the Commissioner, Margaret M. Thom. It was a pleasure to ...

Spoke in the Legislative Assembly on Consideration In Committee Of The Whole Of Bills And Other Matters Masi, Mr. Chair. As you know, we have entered the final year of the 18th Assembly, and this is the last operations budget from my office ...

Mentioned by The Observer Two Northwest Territories ministers survive cabinet expulsion vote Northwest Territories Education Minister Jackson Lafferty, left, and Justice Minister Glen Abernethy listen to Truth and Reconciliation Commission Chair, Justice Murray Sinclair release the commission's interim report during a news conference in ...

Mentioned by Cabin Radio McLeod's NWT government faces Halloween nightmare In a brief message to members on Tuesday, the union – which is locked in a three-year collective bargaining battle with Premier Bob McLeod's government – urged members to “fill the gallery” during Wednesday afternoon's session, which begins at 1:30pm ...

Mentioned by Squamish Chief Northwest Territories ministers face vote on being expelled from cabinet Northwest Territories Education Minister Jackson Lafferty, left, and Justice Minister Glen Abernethy listen to Truth and Reconciliation Commission Chair, Justice Murray Sinclair release the commission's interim report during a news conference in ...

Mentioned by Thompson Citizen Northwest Territories ministers face vote on being expelled from cabinet Northwest Territories Education Minister Jackson Lafferty, left, and Justice Minister Glen Abernethy listen to Truth and Reconciliation Commission Chair, Justice Murray Sinclair release the commission's interim report during a news conference in ...

Mentioned by Weyburn This Week Northwest Territories ministers face vote on being expelled from cabinet Northwest Territories Education Minister Jackson Lafferty, left, and Justice Minister Glen Abernethy listen to Truth and Reconciliation Commission Chair, Justice Murray Sinclair release the commission's interim report during a news conference in ...

Posted on Twitter It was an honour to meet His Excellency Vikas Swarup at NWT Legislative Assembly. Masi for visiting the north. https://t.co/pGygfj3mGj

Mentioned by My Yellowknife Now CRTC renews mandatory distribution order for legislative assemblies of NWT, NU In a joint news release today the speakers of both the Northwest Territories and Nunavut legislative assemblies said they welcome the decision of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to renew the mandatory ...

Mentioned by Northern News Services LETTER: Debate needed to encourage women to run in future elections by Jackson Lafferty, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly Dear editor, Thank-you for your June 8 editorial regarding Temporary Special Measures to increase the representation of women in the NWT Legislative Assembly. This is exactly the type of public ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca For a way to improve female representation in the legislature, look to Samoa A discussion paper tabled by House Speaker Jackson Lafferty Thursday in the Northwest Territories Legislative Assembly, pitches a new way to bring more women into the assembly — create new seats exclusively for them. According to the report, the N.W.T ...

Mentioned by My Yellowknife Now White paper tabled to increase representation of women in Legislative Assembly The Speaker of the Legislative Assembly Jackson Lafferty, tabled a white paper yesterday titled, “Temporary Special Measures to Increase the Representation of Women in the NWT Legislative Assembly”. “The NWT Legislative Assembly ranks last among ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca For a way to improve female representation in the legislature, look to Samoa A discussion paper tabled by House Speaker Jackson Lafferty in the Northwest Territories Legislative Assembly on Thursday, pitches a new way to bring more women into the assembly — create new seats exclusively for them.

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) Second job pulls Beaufort Delta MLA away from 15 meetings last fall and winter The MLA representing communities in the Beaufort Delta region of the Northwest Territories continues missing committee meetings for his work with other organizations. Between Oct. 17 and Feb. 6, Herb Nakimayak missed a total of 22 meetings — including ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Second job pulls Beaufort Delta MLA away from 15 meetings last fall and winter The MLA representing communities in the Beaufort Delta region of the Northwest Territories continues missing committee meetings for his work with other organizations. Between Oct. 17 and Feb. 6, Herb Nakimayak missed a total of 22 meetings — including ...

Posted on Twitter Governor General of Canada, Mr. David Johnston and his wife Sharon will be joining us for a public reception today. https://t.co/C4hJFsBqDA

Posted on Twitter Today is Pink Shirt Day! Anti-bullying day. All Legislative Assembly Members wore pink to support the important ini… https://t.co/LpyhXS8Sx9

Posted on Twitter It was an honour to have met with Mr. Pascal Bornoz, Consul General of Switzerland. Masi for visiting NWT. https://t.co/EZFJbQTTaF

Posted on Twitter Daughters of the vote NWT workshop in YK this week. Welcome delegates from across NWT. Great experience and exposur… https://t.co/hNkESRBZPm

Posted on Twitter It was an honour to meet with the Ontario Interns. Learning about our NWT Territorial Consensus style govt. Enjoy! https://t.co/Guo1Unotkr

Posted on Twitter Today was a big day, the Budget Address for the NWT Legislative Assembly. For detail,go to our link or GNWT website. https://t.co/K4VUyYWqp6

Posted on Twitter I had the opportunity to speak at the Dene Languages conf. this morning. Spoke about importance of language n youth. https://t.co/O6EILlInVA

Posted on Twitter First Mace tour in Fort Providence & Kakisa to begin the 18th Assembly! Speaker Lafferty, MLA Nadli & Clerk Mercer. https://t.co/Npd06sm2vP

Introduced legislation Government Bill 65, An Act to Amend the Safety Act

Introduced legislation Government Bill 45, An Act to Amend the Workers’ Compensation Act

Introduced legislation Government Bill 25, An Act to Amend the Education Act

Introduced legislation Government Bill 24, An Act to Amend the Student Financial Assistance Act

Introduced legislation Government Bill 12, An Act to Amend the Education Act