November 3, 2016 •
Canada’s Lobbying Commissioner Will Not Seek Reappointment
Lobbying Commissioner Karen Shepherd will not seek reappointment when her current term expires at the end of December. Shepherd has been the commissioner since the creation of the position in 2008.
The Governor in Council will appoint a new commissioner after consulting with the leader of every recognized party in the Senate and House of Commons.
Following the consultation, the Senate and House of Commons must approve the appointment by resolution.
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