February 24, 2022 Council Synopsis of Minutes

Funeral and Cremation Services Council of Saskatchewan
Council Meeting
Thursday, February 24, 2022
Fairfield Inn
9:00 a.m. 

Synopsis of Minutes 

Council Members Present In-Person: Dustin Hall, Chairperson; Shannon Leson, Vice-Chairperson; Chelsea Krentz; Scott Moffat; Nancy Kirk; Robert Volk; Mark Muir; Denny Huyghebaert, Deputy Superintendent of Funeral and Cremation Services 

Council Members Present by Zoom: Amanda Starosta; Gay Patrick; Don Sheppard 

Council Staff Present: Colin Bachynski, Registrar; Kim Eberts, Assistant Registrar and Compliance Officer; Tanya Chernick-Aldridge, Office Administrator 

Minutes taken by: Tanya Chernick-Aldridge, Office Administrator

At the commencement of the meeting, an in-camera meeting was held.

Council was advised that one complaint was received since the last meeting of Council.  One complaint has been concluded and there are currently five matters sitting before Investigation Committees. There have been no compliance reviews conducted since the last meeting of Council.

The following motions were passed by Council:

  • For Council administration to create a policy and implementation plan for Photo ID for Council to review.
  • The fees for attending the 2022 Spring Symposium, both in-person and virtually, be set at $275 + GST.
  • For those attending the 2022 Annual General Meeting virtually, attendance will be restricted to licensees only.
  • A motion made at the December 9th, 2021 Council meeting to restrict any in-person events held by Council requiring those attending to be fully vaccinated has been rescinded.

The next meeting of Council will be held on Thursday, March 31st, 2022.

In the interest of timely disclosure, this synopsis of Council Minutes is posted for your information only.  This is a summary only and is not to be used in place of the office version.  Official Council Minutes are not created until the transcript of the minutes is reviewed and adopted by Council at a subsequent monthly meeting.  To inquire into any matter arising from this summary, please contact the Registrar.