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March 31, 2020

IQALUIT, Nunavut (March 31, 2020) - Mila Kamingoak, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Kugluktuk, has declared her decision to resign her seat as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut, effective April 3, 2020. 
Pursuant to the Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Act, Ms. Kamingoak formally...

March 20, 2020

IQALUIT, Nunavut (March 20, 2020) - As a precautionary measure in response to the COVID-19 situation, access to the Legislative Building has been restricted.
Public tours and general visitor access to the Legislative Building have been suspended until further notice. Persons with appointments at the Legislative Assembly are...

February 25, 2020

IQALUIT, Nunavut (February 25, 2020) - The Nunavut Leadership Forum will convene at 09:00am (EST) on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, to select a new Speaker of the Legislative Assembly. The Nunavut Leadership Forum consists of all Members of the Legislative Assembly. A formal motion to appoint the Speaker will be made at the beginning of the next...

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