Category: Government & Public Sector

Page: 3 of 3Page 3 de 3123

Bill Proposes Changes to Ontario’s Lobbying Legislation

August 13, 2014

On July 8, 2014, Ontario’s Deputy Premier Deb Matthews introduced Bill 8, the Public Sector and MPP Accountability and Transparency Act, 2014 (Bill). An identical bill had previously been introduced in March, but died on the order paper when a provincial election was called. The Bill introduces proposed amendments to theLobbyists Registration Act of 1998 (Act), which are outlined in…

Bill Proposes Changes to Federal Election Laws

April 7, 2014

  Earlier this year, federal Democratic Reform Minister Pierre Poilievre introduced Bill C-23 – The Fair Elections Act (Bill), which proposes a number of changes to Canadian election law, including an increase in annual contribution limits for individuals.     INCREASE TO CONTRIBUTION LIMITS   The Bill proposes an increase for annual contribution limits for individuals to C$1,500, up from C$1,200. The…

Page: 3 of 3Page 3 de 3123