Emergency Management Committee

 
Mandate:
Advise Council on the development of emergency plans and programs, as required by Section 11 of the Act. 
Composition:
Council Members of the Standing Policy Committee on Community and Protective Services; Chair and Vice Chair are the same as for SPC on Community and Protective Services
Mayor (ex-officio)

Term:
1 year
Term Expiry Month:
October
Meetings:
Call of the Chair
Day:  . TBA
Time:  TBA
Location:  To Be Announced
Quorum:
4
Eligibility Information:
Member Recruitment Profile
Resource Staff:
Burrell, Fire ChiefBruce (403-287-4255)
Chief, Medical Officer of Health ()
Administrative Contact:
Legislative Assistants Secretariat
City Clerk's Office The City of Calgary
P.O. Box 2100, Stn M
Calgary AB T2P 2M5
Bus: 403-268-5861
Reports To:
Council
Notes:
e-mail - spconcps@calgary.ca


ChairVice ChairMemberRoleFirst ApptExpiry Year
  Mayor Naheed NenshiMayor (ex-officio)2010N/A
 
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Councillor Andre ChabotCouncil Member, SPC on Community and Protective Services20132014
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 Councillor Diane Colley-UrquhartCouncil Member, SPC on Community and Protective Services20132014
  Councillor Shane KeatingCouncil Member, SPC on Community and Protective Services20102014
  Councillor Joe MaglioccaCouncil Member, SPC on Community and Protective Services20132014
  Councillor Richard PootmansCouncil Member, SPC on Community and Protective Services20112014
  Councillor Jim StevensonCouncil Member, SPC on Community and Protective Services20072014
  Councillor Ward SutherlandCouncil Member, SPC on Community and Protective Services20132014



Authority  Description Decision
1. 1960 December 12, Bylaw 5591 Being a Bylaw of the City of Calgary Authorizing the Council to Provide for Civil Defense or Disaster
2. 1975 March 24, Bylaw 26/75 Bylaw 5591 and 7802 are repealed. The Committee shall advise Council on the development of Emergency plans and programs.
3. 1978 April 25, Bylaw 77/78 To amend Bylaw 26/75. A Co-ordinator of Volunteer and Support to be appointed by the City's Fire Chief.
4. 1981 June 22, Bylaw 21M81 To amend the Disaster Services Bylaw. To enact the following: To declare a state of local emergency - Local Emergency Committee
5. 1985 March 26, Bill 24 The Legislative Assembly of Alberta, Disaster Services Amendment Act, 1985
6. 1985 June 14, News release "The Alberta Disaster Services Agency" has been renamed "The Alberta Public Safety Services"
7. 1987 January 26, Bylaw 1M87 To amend Bylaw 26/75 The Disaster Services Bylaw. Adding the Emergency Medical Services Department.
8. 1990 July 23, Resolution of Council
9. 1994 January 01, Public Safety Services Act
10. 1996 November 18, Bylaw 51M96 To amend Bylaw 26/75 The Disaster Services Bylaw
11. 2000 January 21, Bylaw 1M2000 To amend Bylaw 26/75 Changing Membership to include the Chairs of the S.P.C. Committees, etc. (Level 3 Corporate Reorganization)
12. 2002 January 01, Disaster Services Act The Revised Statutes of Alberta 2000
13. 2002 May 27, C2002-48 & Bylaw 25M2002 Established Calgary Disaster Services Agency. Repealed Bylaw 26/75.
14. 2003 October 20, AGS2003-43 Merge Disaster Services Committee with the SPC on Community and Protective Services with CPS mandate
15. 2006 February 25 Council, DS2006-01 Terms of Reference are greatly expanded from the limited terms that the committee has been operating under since inception.
16. 2008 April 14, Bylaw 23M2008 Bylaw changing the Committee's name from "Disaster Services Committee" to "Emergency Management Committee"
17. 2013 October 21, Bylaw 40M2011 coming into force. To discontinue the use of the title "Alderman" in favour of the title "Councillor".