Speaker of the Legislative Assembly Mourns the Passing of Former MLA Peter Kattuk

Nov 20 2019

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 20, 2019) - Speaker Simeon Mikkungwak today issued the following statement:

“Former Member of the Legislative Assembly Peter Kattuk passed away earlier today following a long illness. Peter represented the constituency of Hudson Bay for two terms and I join his family and former constituents in mourning his passing. Peter was well-respected for his commitment to public service and his environmental advocacy.”

The community flag of Sanikiluaq has been half-masted at the Legislative Assembly in honour of his passing.

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For further information:
John Quirke, Clerk of the Legislative Assembly
(867) 975-5000

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