Standing Committees

Canon Law


The Standing Committee for Canon Law provides the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops with expertise and recommendations related to questions of canon law according to the 1983 Code of Canon Law and the 1990 Code of Canons for the Eastern Churches and in the interpretation of particular law issued by the CCCB.


The Most Rev. Wayne Kirkpatrick, Chairman
The Most Rev. Guy Boulanger
The Most Rev. Ivan Camilleri
CCCB  – General Secretary, Ex officio

Advisor, Research Assistant and Council Secretary

Tracy Blain

Indigenous Relations


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