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Agricultural Insurance Corporation


Statute : Agricultural Insurance Act     LINK


Agricultural Insurance Corporation
Purpose
Responsible for providing insurance schemes for agricultural crops and to advise the Minister on policy regarding agricultural business risk management programs.
Functions
Advice regarding Production Insurance Policy, review of claims to be paid, reinsurance plans, mediation requirements.
Primary Role
Adjudicative
Material Role
Strategic Development
Advisory
Managerial/Oversight
Composition
The Board shall consist of not fewer than seven members and not more than 13 members. The members shall be appointed by the Minister, and shall be (a) one representative of the Department of Agriculture; (b) one representative of the Department of the Provincial Treasury; and (c) not fewer than five or more than eleven representatives of the private sector.
Formal Qualifications
Not Applicable
Work & Experience Requirements
Understanding of agricultural practices and agricultural economics
Skills Required
Mediation, Regulatory, and Agriculture Policy
Statutory Nomination Requirements
The Minister shall appoint all members.
Traditional Nomination Requirements
Department provides names to Executive Council. Recommendations are based on commodity and geographical diversity.
Honoraria
Chair - $200/diem and Members - $142/diem.
Anticipated Time Commitments
Monthly meetings
Other Notes
The term of office of a member of the Board is three years and a member is eligible for re-appointment.



NameCountyChairTerm
Lori RobinsonPrince CountyChair Jan 22, 2013Jan 22, 2016
Ronald TurnerPrince County Jan 22, 2013Jan 22, 2016
Anthony NabuursQueens County Jan 22, 2013Jan 22, 2016
Elmer MacDonaldPrince County Jan 22, 2013Jan 22, 2016
Ronnie MacWilliamsPrince County Mar 21, 2014Mar 21, 2017
Blair MacDonaldQueens County Apr 16, 2014Apr 16, 2017
Dale HickoxQueens County Apr 16, 2014Apr 16, 2017
Mary Kinsman  Mar 11, 2014at pleasure
Karen Stanley  May 13, 2014at pleasure
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