Date Published: December 2, 2004
|Crop and Livestock Insurance Commission
||Crop and Livestock Insurance Commission Act
||Oversees the crop and livestock insurance programs. These programs assist
farmers insure against insurable perils.
||Administer the various insurance plans established under the Act.
||Minimum of three members. Historically comprised of producers representing
key insurable commodities and geographic areas of the province.
|| Formal Qualifications
|| Work & Experience Requirements
||Should have strong background in current agricultural production practices
and experience in community-related activities, such as serving on boards
and/or active involvement in industry organizations.
|| Skills Required
||Should have: understanding of agricultural risk factors;
ability to judge fairly; ability to make decisions; high degree of integrity;
and ability to handle confidential information.
Chair position requires: proven leadership abilities; experience in chairing
organizations; good communication skills
|| Statutory Nomination Requirements
|| Traditional Nomination Requirements
||Commodity and geographical representations.
Chair traditionally from the industry. Vice chair traditionally an employee
of the Department.
||Chair: $150/day + expenses
Members: $100/day + expenses
|| Anticipated Time Commitments
||10 meetings per year
|| Other Notes
||Members may be reappointed.
Crop and Livestock Insurance Commission