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BCIT. Board of Governors

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

BCIT. Board of Governors

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Description area

Dates of existence

1974-

History

In June 1974, the B.C. government passed the Institute of Technology (British Columbia) Act, which made BCIT an autonomous educational facility, independent of the B.C. Ministry of Education. The first meeting of the BCIT Board of Governors was held on July 31, 1974.
BCIT is administered under the authority of the Minister of Advanced Education by a Board of Governors consisting of:
At least Eight members appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council.


  • One member of the faculty elected by the faculty members.
  • One member of the support staff elected by the support staff.
  • Two students elected by the students.

The President of BCIT and the Chair of the Education Council are non-voting members of the Board.

Places

Legal status

4th Session, 30th Parliament, Legislative Assembly of British Columbia. Institute of Technology (British Columbia) Act (Bill 134) 20th June 1974.

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Internal structures/genealogy

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Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR (CPF)

Status

Final

Level of detail

Partial

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2015-04-27

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Maintenance notes

C. McLellan, created 2015-04-27