Clerk and Pages
Clerk of the Legislative Assembly
What is a clerk?
The Clerk is the Chief permanent officer of the House responsible for ensuring, among other things, that the expressed will of the Speaker and the Standing Committee on Legislative Management are implemented, that the support services for Members in the performance of their legislative responsibilities are available, that the records of the House are maintained and that the Speaker and Members of the House are provided with independent procedural, operational and administrative advice on the proceedings of the House.
What responsibilities does a clerk have?
The clerk's assistant is Marian Johnston.
The pages of the Provincial
Legislature have various duties. They are responsible for getting water,
juice, milk, coffee, or tea for the MLA's. They photocopy documents and
pass messages for the MLA's. They make sure certain doors in the
legislative chamber stay closed during Question Period.
The pages for the 2005 Fall Session and the 2006 Spring Session are:
Lilla McDonald, Montague Regional High School
Jillian Deighan, Kensington High School
Stephen LaPierre, Souris Regional High School
Joelle MacPhee, Grace Christian School
Kate McKenna, Colonel Gray High School
Ocel Dauphinais, Ecole Francois Buote
Luke Poirier, Westisle Composite High School
John Walsh, Charlottetown Rural High School
Thanks to the PEI Government