Yukon legislative assembly

Yukon Party, NDP demand Silver call legislature back for sitting

Opposition say waiting until the fall is not good enough; deny turning down budget meetings

 

No virtual sitting for Yukon legislature

Opposition reacts to lack of opportunity to scrutinize government

 

Spring sitting of Yukon legislative assembly called off because of COVID-19

Liberals used majority to pass the 2020-21 budget

Bill banning conversion therapy tabled in Yukon legislature

The Yukon government is looking to pass a bill that would see the ban of conversion therapy.

Premier Silver announces spring sitting date

Politicians will be back in the legislative assembly March 5

Yukon MLAs wrap up fall sitting

The fall sitting concluded on Nov. 27

All matters concerning electoral reform should be public, say opposition parties

The Speaker of the Legislative Assembly reminded parties to keep confidential matters private

Former clerk contests Liberals’ ‘independent’ electoral reform commission

Floyd McCormick says the legislative assembly has been sidestepped

Yukon government lays out priorities for fall sitting and beyond

Issues include addressing segregation at the Whitehorse jail and a ban on single-use plastic bags

YG names electoral reform commission members, opposition cries foul

Members will submit a final report and recommendations in January

Yukon politicians wrap up the spring sitting

Private licensing for cannabis sales and work on electoral reform were some of the issues

Yukon Party calls out Liberals for issuing seasonally dependent contracts past March

The official Opposition says Liberals are breaking an election promise

Yukon legislative assembly passes act to ensure more gender-inclusive language

The Equality of Spouses Act bolsters legal fairness for the LGBTQ2S+ community

Yukon legislative assembly wraps up until fall

Group home claims, carbon pricing squabble dominate spring sitting

Yukon health minister under fire for handling of group home controversy

Silver calls opposition questions raised in public ‘parlour tricks’

Yukon housing minister promises announcement ‘in the coming days and weeks’

Opposition presses for details as social housing wait list balloons

Yukon government to ‘investigate’ eliminating daylight saving time

‘Internal clocks simply do not function according to the legislation’

Yukon’s minimum wage set for review

NDP’s Kate White says review serves as cover for pending look at MLA salaries