Commissioners of Nunavut
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The position of Commissioner was created in 1999 with the creation of the new territory. Like other territorial Commissioners, he or she is appointed by the Government of Canada and representative to the cabinet for the territory.
|1||Helen Mamayaok Maksagak||1999-2000|
|3||Ann Meekitjuk Hanson||2005-2010|
|||Nellie Kusugak (acting)||2010|
|Helen Mamayaok Maksagak||2005-2009|
Living former Commissioners
The duties of the Commissioner is the same as that of the lieutenant governors of the provinces, but they are not vice-regals and therefore not the Queen's Representative of the territory.
- Official Handbook for Commissioners of the Territories (Canada)
- Office of the Commissioner of Nunavut
- Coat of Arms of Nunavut