Premier of Quebec
The Premier of Quebec (French: Premier ministre du Québec (masculine) or Première ministre du Québec (feminine)) is the head of government of the Canadian province of Quebec. The current Premier of Quebec is Philippe Couillard.
|Premier of Quebec|
|Government of Quebec|
Office of the Premier
|Reports to||National Assembly|
|Residence||Edifice Price (Price Building)|
|Appointer||Lieutenant Governor of Quebec|
|Term length||At Her Majesty's pleasure|
|Inaugural holder||Pierre-Joseph-Olivier Chauveau|
|Formation||July 15, 1867|
|Salary||$90,850 plus $95,393 (indemnity and allowances)|
The Premier is most usually the head of the party winning the most seats in the National Assembly of Quebec, and is normally a sitting member of the National Assembly.
The role of the Premier of Quebec is to set the legislative roles on the opening speech of the National Assembly.
- "Nombre de premiers ministres et de gouvernements depuis 1867" (in French). National Assembly of Quebec. Archived from the original on March 10, 2014. Retrieved March 9, 2014.
- "Indemnities and Allowances - National Assembly of Québec". www.assnat.qc.ca. Archived from the original on 2016-10-01.