Independent committee appointed to review MLA compensation

The legislative administration committee, an all-party committee of the legislative assembly of New Brunswick, has appointed an independent two-person committee to review and make recommendations on the salaries and benefits of MLAs under the Legislative Assembly Act.

Three legislative officers appointed

The legislative assembly passed three motions recommending the appointment of three legislative officers. They include Paul Martin as auditor general, Marie-France Pelletier as ombud and Kelly Lamrock as child, youth and senior advocate.