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Review Board (Yukon)

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Address: Box 2703 (J-3), Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 2C6

Email: yukonreviewboard@gov.yk.ca | Phone: 867-667-3596 | Fax: 867-393-6212


Makes or reviews 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.

Authority: Criminal Code (Canada), section 672.38
Period: 1992 to present
Type: Adjudicative


The lieutenant governor in council of the province appoints not fewer than 5 members. The Chair must 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.

Appointment process: Order in Council

Requirements: Must have at least 1 member who is entitled under the laws of a province to practice psychiatry and, where only 1 member is so entitled, at least 1 other member must have training and experience in the field of mental health, and be entitled under the laws of a province to practice medicine or psychology.

Term: Indeterminate.

Meetings: Approximately 2 times a month or as required

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Apply: There is 1 process to apply to ALL Yukon government boards and committees.

Current members:

Name Position From: To:
Cunningham, Jennifer   Member   10/23/2017    10/22/2019 
Eccles, Trish   Member   04/01/2018   03/31/2020
Kolchak, Andrew    Member    04/25/2019   04/24/2021 
Pleydon, Anne   Member   04/01/2018   03/31/2020
Smith, Marilyn   Member   04/01/2018   03/31/2020
Baumbach, Jeremy   Member   04/01/2018   03/31/2020
Kane, Barbara   Member   04/01/2018   03/31/2020
Buchan, Richard A.   Chair   04/01/2018   03/31/2020