Update from the Legislature – March 8, 2023

The Legislature is in session this week. MLAs are focused on department estimates and the eventual passage of the main estimates, which is scheduled for March 16.

The estimates for Municipal Affairs were considered on March 6, 2023. The spring session is expected to conclude by March 30 and the Legislature is not expected to sit again until after the provincial general election.

Spring 2023 Legislation Status (as of Tuesday, March 7)

Leave to Introduce a Bill

Bill 9 – Red Tape Reduction Statutes Amendment Act (Nally)

Second Reading

Bill 8 – Alberta Firearms Act (Shandro)

Committee of the Whole


Third Reading


Awaiting Royal Assent


Received Royal Assent