Monday, January 9, 2012
MLA: John Yap - Richmond-Steveston
Father, we thank You for MLA: John Yap. We appreciate his commitment to his constituency of Richmond-Steveston and serving our province in the capacity of MLA. May Your face shine upon him with grace, favor and blessing. May he walk in wisdom and understanding as he walks into this new year ahead of him. Keep him in health and prosperity. In Jesus' name, we pray. Amen
John Yap was first elected in the riding of Richmond-Steveston in the 2005 provincial election. He was re-elected on May 12, 2009.
MLA Yap currently serves as the Parliamentary Secretary for Clean Technology to the Minister of Energy and Mines.
Yap previously served as the Minister of State for Climate Action and as the chair of the Government Caucus. He was also a member of the Treasury Board, the Legislative Review Cabinet Committee, as well as the Select Standing Committees of Public Accounts Crown Corporations and Finance and Government Services. He has also served as a member of the Special Committee on Sustainable Aquaculture and was previously a member of the Finance and Government Services Committee.