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A Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) is an elected member of the Legislative Assembly in most provinces and territories in Canada except the provinces of Ontario and Quebec. Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal it began, loyal it remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th)  - Land 917,741 km²  - Water 158,654 km² (14. ... During the 1960s, a terrorist group known as the Front de libération du Québec (FLQ) launched a decade of bombings, robberies and attacks on government offices. ...



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Ontario is the only Canadian provincial legislative assembly to employ this designation. All other provinces refer to their members as Members of the Legislative Assembly or MLA. Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal it began, loyal it remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th)  - Land 917,741 km²  - Water 158,654 km² (14. ...


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LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY AND EXECUTIVE COUNCIL ACT (6773 words)
Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Act, Consolidation of Current to: 2006-10-23 the Legislative Assembly, to expel the member from the Legislative Assembly and to declare that the member's seat is vacant or to otherwise discipline the member.
Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Act, Consolidation of Current to: 2006-10-23 Consent of Speaker required (2) A member may not be arrested or detained in a criminal matter while the member is in the Legislative Assembly Building or the precinct without the consent of the Speaker or Deputy Speaker.
Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Act, Consolidation of Current to: 2006-10-23 Amount of expenses (5) The maximum expenses to which a member is entitled under subparagraph (1)(b)(i) and subsection (4) in any fiscal year shall not exceed the amount set out in Schedule B for the constituency represented by the member.
Member of the Legislative Assembly - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (332 words)
A Member of the Legislative Assembly, or MLA, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to the legislature or legislative assembly of a subnational jurisdiction.
Members of the Legislative Assembly in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia (despite being a House of Assembly), Prince Edward Island and in the three territories (Yukon, NWT and Nunavut) are known as MLAs.
Members of the Northern Ireland Assembly, the devolved legislature of Northern Ireland are known as MLAs (Members of the Legislative Assembly).
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