News Releases

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June 15, 2017

IQALUIT, Nunavut (June 15, 2017) - Speaker of the Legislative Assembly George Qulaut today announced that a formal motion will be moved at the next sitting of the House to appoint Ms. Helen Klengenberg of Kugluktuk as Languages Commissioner of Nunavut for a five-year term of office. The 3rd Session of the 4th Legislative Assembly reconvenes on...

June 12, 2017

These guidelines are provided for Members and staff of the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut. The purpose of this document is to describe the allowances and services which are available to Members in the 2017 election year.

The guidelines also outline the services available from the days on which the 4th Legislative Assembly is dissolved,...

May 05, 2017

IQALUIT, Nunavut (May 5, 2017) - Tom Sammurtok, Chairperson of the Legislative Assembly’s Standing Committee on Legislation, today announced that when the House reconvenes for its spring sitting, the standing committee will formally recommend that Bill 37, An Act to Amend the Education Act and the Inuit Language Protection Act, not proceed...

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