Criminal Code Review Board

A Review Board shall be established or designated for each province to make or review dispositions concerning any accused in respect of whom a verdict of not criminally responsible by reason of mental disorder or unfit to stand trial is rendered., and shall consist of not fewer than five members appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in council of the province.

What is the function of the board?

Primary Role : Adjudicative

Material Role : Managerial/Oversight 

How many people are on the board?

The Review Board shall consist of not fewer than five members appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council of the province.

What are the requirements of board members?

Formal Qualifications
A Review Board must have at least one member who is entitled under the laws of a province to practise psychiatry and, where only one member is so entitled, at least one other member must have training and experience in the field of mental health, and be entitled under the laws of a province to practise medicine or psychology.  The chairperson of a Review Board shall be a judge of the Federal Court or of a superior, district or county court of a province, or a person who is qualified for appointment to, or has retired from, such a judicial office.

What are the nomination requirements?

Statutory Nomination Requirements
The Lieutenant Governor in Council shall appoint all members.

Will I get paid?

Chair -$160/hr to a max of $480/day for prep, hearings and disposition

Members - $175/diem

Psychiatrist - $160/hr to a max of $480/diem 

Criminal Code Review Board - Members
Name County Term Start Term End
Patsy G. MacLean, Chair Queens County May 1, 2014 May 1, 2019
Dr. Megan McDonald Prince County Sep 5, 2017 Sep 5, 2020
Donna McNeill Queens County May 1, 2017 May 1, 2020
P. Alanna Taylor Queens County May 1, 2017 May 1, 2020
Dr. Mark Triantafillou Queens County Apr 3, 2017 May 1, 2020
Dr. Edward F. D. Hansen Queens County May 1, 2017 May 1, 2020
Dr. Terence E. Cronin (alternate) Queens County Feb 25, 2016 May 1, 2019

 

How can I apply?  

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Published date: 
October 2, 2017
Executive Council

General Inquiries

Executive Council
5th Floor, Shaw Building 
95 Rochford Street
P.O. Box 2000, 
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 368-4501
Fax: (902) 368-4416

bmbeazley@gov.pe.ca

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