Yukon

Conflict of Interest Commissioner

What is Conflict of Interest?

The preamble to the Act identifies the following goals;

Whereas in democracies elected officials are expected to conduct themselves ethically.

Whereas members of the Legislative Assembly are expected to perform their duties of office and arrange their private affairs in a manner that promotes public confidence and trust in each member’s integrity, that maintains the Assembly’s dignity, and that justifies the respect given by society to the Assembly and its members, and

Whereas members of the Legislative Assembly, in reconciling their duties of office and their private interests, are expected to act with integrity and impartiality.