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September 28, 2020

IQALUIT, Nunavut (September 28, 2020) - Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and Chairperson of the Order of Nunavut Advisory Council Paul Quassa today announced that Mr. Peter Tapatai will be this year’s recipient of the Order of Nunavut.

On January 1, 2010, The Order of Nunavut Act came into force. The objective of the Order is to...

September 14, 2020

IQALUIT, Nunavut (September 14, 2020) - The date and time of the swearing-in ceremony for Messrs. Calvin Pedersen (Kugluktuk) and Craig Simailak (Baker Lake) has been changed to 2:00pm (EST) on Tuesday, September 15, 2020.

September 10, 2020

IQALUIT, Nunavut (September 10, 2020) - Speaker Paul Quassa today announced that the House has been recalled to sit at 1:30pm on Monday, September 21, 2020.

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