Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services – Budget 2016 Consultations

When:
September 15, 2015 all-day
2015-09-15T00:00:00-07:00
2015-09-16T00:00:00-07:00
Where:
Parliament Buildings, Douglas Fir Committee Room, Room 226
501 Belleville Street
Victoria, BC V8V 2L8
Canada
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Stephanie or Mary
250 356 2933

The Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services will hold its first public hearing for the Budget Consultation 2016 on Tuesday, September 15th in Victoria. Below is a list of the communities the Committee will be visiting throughout the hearings and the dates for those hearings. The public is invited to attend the hearings or participate by sending a written submission, responding to the online survey, or submitting an audio or video file.

This year’s consultations have been adapted to accommodate the fall sitting of the Legislative Assembly which begins on Monday, September 28, 2015 and incorporate videoconference, Skype and conference call options to accommodate as many presenters as possible.

In order to reserve a presentation time, interested individuals are encouraged to contact our office at 250.356.2933, or toll-free in BC at 1.877.428.8337 at the earliest opportunity.

Further information on the work of the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services is available on the Committee’s website at http://www.leg.bc.ca/cmt/finance/index.asp

The deadline for submissions is Thursday, October 15, 2015.

I would also like to invite you to follow the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BCFinanceComm or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Legislative-Assembly-of-British-Columbia-Committees/157086584375374

Should you have any questions regarding the work of the Committee, please do not hesitate to contact the Chair of the Committee, Wm. Scott Hamilton, MLA; the Deputy Chair, Carole James, MLA; Kate Ryan-Lloyd, Deputy Clerk and Clerk of Committees @ 250 356 2933.

 

Place Date Time (PDT) Agenda
Victoria Douglas Fir Committee Room, Room 226, Parliament Buildings Tuesday, September 15, 2015 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Public Hearing – In person, Skype or conference call
Castlegar Grand Ballroom, 1810 8th Ave, Fireside Inn Wednesday, September 16, 2015 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Public Hearing – In person or conference call
Kelowna Cedar Room, 2170 Harvey Ave, Ramada Hotel and Conference Centre Wednesday, September 16, 2015 4:30 pm to 8:30 pm Public Hearing – In person or conference call
Kamloops Sun Dial Room, 1175 Rogers Way, Four Points Sheraton Thursday, September 17, 2015 8:30 am to 12:30 pm Public Hearing – In person or conference call
Nanaimo Departure Bay Room A/B, 101 Gordon Street, Nanaimo Convention Centre Thursday, September 17, 2015 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm Public Hearing – In person or conference call
Vancouver C680 – HSBC Hall, 800 Robson Square, UBC Robson Square Monday, September 21, 2015 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Public Hearing – In person or conference call
Delta Monday, September 28, 2015 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Public Hearing – Skype or conference call
Prince George

TBD

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Public Hearing –Videoconference, Skype or conference call
Dawson Creek Wednesday, September 30, 2015 8:00 am to 12:00 pm Public Hearing – Skype or conference call
Terrace Wednesday, September 30, 2015 8:00 am to 12:00 pm Public Hearing – Skype or conference call
Williams Lake 266 Oliver Street, Community Futures Cariboo-Chilcotin Wednesday, September 30, 2015 8:00 am to 12:00 pm Public Hearing – Videoconference, Skype or conference call
Abbotsford Wednesday, September 30, 2015 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Public Hearing – Skype or conference call
Fort St John Room 183, 9820 120 Ave, Northern Lights College Wednesday, October 7, 2015 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Public Hearing – Videoconference, Skype or conference call
Fort Nelson TBD, Fort Nelson Campus, Northern Lights College, Box 860, 5201 Simpson Trail Wednesday, October 7, 2015 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Public Hearing – Videoconference, Skype or conference call
Quesnel TBD, College of New Caledonia, Quesnel Campus, 100 Campus Way Wednesday, October 7, 2015 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Public Hearing – Videoconference, Skype or conference call
Cranbrook Video Conference Room, Community Futures East Kootenay, 110A Slater Road NW Wednesday, October 7, 2015 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Note: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (MDT) for Cranbrook residents Public Hearing – Videoconference, Skype or conference call
Surrey Tynehead Room 1 and 2, 15269 104 Ave., Sheraton Guildford Hotel Tuesday, October 13, 2015 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Public Hearing – In person or conference call