STANDING COMMITTEE ON THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY

COMITÉ PERMANENT DE L'ASSEMBLÉE LÉGISLATIVE

Thursday 13 December 2007 Jeudi 13 décembre 2007

ELECTION OF CHAIR

ELECTION OF VICE-CHAIR

APPOINTMENT OF SUBCOMMITTEE


 

   

The committee met at 1551 in committee room 1.

ELECTION OF CHAIR

The Clerk of the Committee (Ms. Tonia Grannum): Good afternoon, honourable members. It's my duty to call upon you to elect a Chair. Are there any nominations?

Mr. Joe Dickson: I move Bas Balkissoon as Chair.

The Clerk of the Committee (Ms. Tonia Grannum): Are there any other nominations? Seeing no further nominations, I declare Mr. Bas Balkissoon duly elected Chair of the committee.

ELECTION OF VICE-CHAIR

The Clerk of the Committee (Ms. Tonia Grannum): I am now called upon to elect the Vice-Chair. Are there any nominations for election of Vice-Chair?

Mr. Joe Dickson: I nominate Kevin Flynn.

The Clerk of the Committee (Ms. Tonia Grannum): Mr. Flynn, do you accept the nomination?

Mr. Kevin Daniel Flynn: I would love to do the job.

The Clerk of the Committee (Ms. Tonia Grannum): Are there any further nominations? Seeing none, I declare Mr. Flynn duly elected Vice-Chair of the Legislative Assembly committee and ask him to take the chair, please.

APPOINTMENT OF SUBCOMMITTEE

The Vice-Chair (Mr. Kevin Daniel Flynn): Can we have a motion on the appointment to the subcommittee on committee business?

Mr. Phil McNeely: I move that a subcommittee on committee business be appointed to meet from time to time at the call of the Chair, or at the request of any member thereof, to consider and report to the committee on the business of the committee;

That the subcommittee be composed of the following members: the Chair as chair; Mr. Delaney; Mr. Miller; and Mr. Tabuns; and

That the presence of all members of the subcommittee is necessary to constitute a meeting.

The Vice-Chair (Mr. Kevin Daniel Flynn): Any discussion on the issue? Seeing none, all those in favour? Those opposed? That motion is carried.

More interesting reading -- every member of the committee will have a resource binder that gives a history of the committee and some of the issues that have been dealt with in the past, just for your information.

Seeing no other business, this meeting is adjourned.

The committee adjourned at 1553.

CONTENTS

Thursday 13 December 2007

Election of Chair M-1

Election of Vice-Chair M-1

Appointment of subcommittee M-1

STANDING COMMITTEE ON THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY

Chair / Président

Mr. Bas Balkissoon (Scarboroughâ€"Rouge River L)

Vice-Chair / Vice-Président

Mr. Kevin Daniel Flynn (Oakville L)

Mrs. Laura Albanese (York Southâ€"Weston / York-Sudâ€"Weston L)

Mr. Bas Balkissoon (Scarboroughâ€"Rouge River L)

Mr. Bob Delaney (Mississaugaâ€"Streetsville L)

Mr. Joe Dickson (Ajaxâ€"Pickering L)

Mr. Kevin Daniel Flynn (Oakville L)

Ms. Sylvia Jones (Dufferinâ€"Caledon PC)

Mr. Norm Miller (Parry Soundâ€"Muskoka PC)

Mr. Mario Sergio (York West / York-Ouest L)

Mr. Peter Tabuns (Torontoâ€"Danforth ND)

Substitutions / Membres remplaçants

Mr. Phil McNeely (Ottawaâ€"Orléans L)

Clerk / Greffière

Ms. Tonia Grannum

Staff / Personnel

Mr. Avrum Fenson, research officer,

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