Organization Profile - International Pacific Halibut Commission

International Pacific Halibut Commission

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Minister Responsible

Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard

Appointment Provisions

The Commission consists of three Canadian Commissioners and three American Commissioners. The Canadian Commissioners are appointed by the Governor in Council to hold office for a two year term.

Quorum

All decisions of the Commission shall be made by a concurring vote of at least two of the Commissioners of each Contracting Party.

Remuneration

Member

  • Fixed by GiC: Position;
    per diem ($200 - $250)
  • Plus travel and living expenses. Public servants - Nil

Appointments

Appt/Expiry
Date
Position
Level
Members
Ryall, Paul
Vancouver, British Columbia
During Pleasure (Interpretation Act)
2012-11-02
2019-11-01
Vander Heide, Jacob
Chemainus, British Columbia
During Pleasure (Interpretation Act)
2017-05-04
2018-05-03
1 Vacant Position
Total vacancies: 1