Proclamation of most of the amendments made to the Business Corporations Act in the Better for People, Smarter for Business Act, 2020 (Bill 213) on July 5, 2021, including removing the Canadian director residency requirement and lowering the shareholder approval threshold in certain circumstances to increase flexibility.
December 8, 2020
The College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO) is proposing amendments that would allow individuals holding a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) degree awarded by an approved publicly-funded college to apply to be a registered nurse in Ontario.
December 11, 2020
The Security from Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, 2020 ["Act"] aims to better protect agri-food workers, farm animals, livestock transporters, and the province's food supply from risks caused by trespassers. The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs ["the Ministry"] would like to consult on a supporting Minister's Regulation required before the Act can be fully operational.
December 5, 2020
At the request of Veal Farmers of Ontario (VFO), and with the support of the Beef Farmers of Ontario (BFO), the Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission (Commission) is proposing amendments to O. Reg. 272/14: Veal Cattle - Plan and O. Reg. 58/15: Veal Cattle - Marketing.
December 9, 2020
Amend regulation to:
1. Allow for a temporary 1.25 cent/kg turkey marketing levy on both turkey producers and processors so they may jointly fund a national marketing program.
2. Align the prescribed maximum levy amount with the current amount collected from turkey producers to fund a national agency
3. Change "Ontario Turkey Producers' Marketing Board" to "Turkey Farmers of Ontario".
December 1, 2020