Conflicts of Interest Act

Conflicts of Interest Act

Recent Changes:

On December 11, 2014 the Conflicts of Interest Act was amended to include changes that were brought about by the passage of the Accountability Act.

On June 25, 2015, the Legislative Assembly passed Government Motion 12, which appointed the Select Special Ethics and Accountability Committee, an all-party committee made up of 17 Members, to review the Election Act, the Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act, the Conflicts of Interest Act, and the Public Interest Disclosure (Whistleblower Protection) Act. 

At its September 23, 2016 meeting, the Legislative Assembly of Alberta agreed to the following motion: "that the Assembly appoint a select special committee during the fall 2016 sitting for the purposes of reviewing the Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act, Election Act and the Conflicts of Interest Act, that these reviews be completed by March 31, 2017, and that this committee comprise membership similar to the Select Special Ethics and Accountability Committee and have complete access to and use of the submissions, research documents, and other information collected by the Select Special Ethics and Accountability Committee."