The Northwest Territories Egg Producers Board is responsible for administering the industry’s implementation of the regulated egg marketing system in the NWT. Included in these responsibilities is the allocation of quota, collection and remission of levies and representation on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Egg Marketing Agency.
Government of the Northwest Territories
Department of Industry, Tourism & Investment
Agricultural Products Marketing Act (NWT)
The Board consists of not fewer than three and not more than seven members, including the Chairperson.
There are no alternate members.
The legislation does not provide for the appointment of alternates to the Board.
The Chairperson is designated by the Minister from among the Board members, after consulting with the Northwest Territories Agricultural Products Marketing Council.
There is no Vice-Chairperson.
Quorum is a majority of the members appointed.
A member holds office for a term not exceeding three years and may be eligible for reappointment.
Time and Travel Requirements
The Board meets on an as-required basis. Meetings are held in public unless it considers it necessary to hold a meeting in-camera.
Members shall receive remuneration according to Executive Council classification and Financial Management Board Secretariat directives.
Category - Regulatory/Quasi-Judicial
Chairperson - up to $400 per day
Member - up $325 per day
Chair and members – 50% per half-day (i.e., 3.5 hours or less), for work on board business for each day of meetings
The Chairperson may delegate its power or duties to another member.
The Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment may designate a public servant to assist in the Board’s administration.
The Board may engage with those having special or technical knowledge to assist in carrying out its functions.
The Board may make rules respecting its procedure and conduct of business.
|Position||Appointee||Term Start||Term Expiry||Number of Terms||Appointed By||Nominating Authority|
|1. Chair||(Vacant - 3 year term)||Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment|
|2. Member||(Vacant - 3 year term)||Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment|
|3. Member||(Vacant - 3 year term)||Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment|
|4. Member||(Vacant - 3 year term)||Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment|
|5. Member||(Vacant - 3 year term)||Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment|
|6. Member||(Vacant - 2 year term)||Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment|