12/10/2015


The following legislation that impacts municipalities received First Reading or Royal Assent:
 

  • Bill 151 (Hon. Glen Murray), Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2015 (enacts two acts to reduce waste and replace the existing programs operated under the Waste Diversion Act, 2002) - November 26, 2015 - First Reading Carried.  
  • Bill 144 (Hon. Charles Sousa), Budget Measures Act, 2015 (implements the 2015 Ontario Budget and enacts or amends various Acts) -December 10, 2015, Royal Assent received.
  • Bill 109 (Hon. Kevin Flynn), Employment and Labour Statute Law Amendment Act, 2015 (provides statutory protections for firefighters) - December 10, 2015, Royal Assent received
  • Bill 85 (Hon. Madeleine Meilleur), Strengthening and Improving Government Act, 2015 (amends/repeals legislation related to municipal capital facilities and the designation of “pedestrian crossovers”) - December 3, 2015 – Royal Assent.
  • Bill 73 (Hon. Ted McMeekin), Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015 (amends the Development Charges Act, 1997 and the Planning Act) - December 3, 2015 – Royal Assent.