02/17/2016

The Ontario Legislature returned to session on February 16th. The list of Bills impacting municipalities can be found below.

Bill 2, An Act to amend the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, 1997 with respect to post-traumatic stress disorder. Private Members Bill, Ms. DiNovo, Second Reading.

Bill 3, An Act to amend the Planning Act with respect to inclusionary housing. Private Members Bill, Ms. DiNovo, Second Reading.

Bill 25, An Act to amend the Auditor General Act. Private Members Bill, Mr. Miller, Second Reading.

Bill 48, An Act to amend the Planning Act. Private Members Bill, Mr. Wilson, Second Reading.

Bill 53, An Act to amend the Highway Traffic Act to increase the penalty for transporting a passenger for compensation without a licence, permit or authorization. Private Members Bill, Mr. Fraser, referred April 16, 2015 to Standing Committee on Social Policy.

Bill 68, An Act to amend the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 to keep voting places open until 9 p.m. Private Members Bill, Mr. Berardinetti, referred February 26, 2015 to Standing Committee on Regulations and Private Bills.

Bill 74, An Act to amend the Housing Services Act, 2011 and the Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act, 1996. Private Members Bill, Mr. Hardeman, referred April 16, 2015 to Standing Committee on Social Policy.

Bill 83, An Act to amend the Labour Relations Act, 1995 with respect to information relating to strikes and lock-outs. Private Members Bill, Mme GĂ©linas, Second Reading.

Bill 87, An Act to amend the Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007 to give preference to veterans for access to beds. Private Members Bill, Ms. Forster, referred April 16, 2015 to Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs.

Bill 92, An Act to amend the Home Care and Community Services Act, 1994 with respect to complaints and appeals. Private Members Bill, Mrs. Gretzky, referred May 28, 2015 to Standing Committee on Social Policy.

Bill 100, An Act to enact the Ontario Trails Act, 2015 and to amend various Acts. Government Bill, Hon. Mr. Coteau, Second Reading.

Bill 114, An Act to require municipalities to take action with respect to accessibility for persons with disabilities. Private Members Bill, Mr. Hatfield, Second Reading.

Bill 131, An Act to enact two new Acts and to amend other Acts to regulate transportation network vehicles, to provide freedom for individual residential property owners to share their property for consideration with others and to deal with the expenses of public sector employees and contractors in that connection. Private Members Bill, Mr. Hudak, referred October 29, 2015 to Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs.

Bill 151, An Act to enact the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2015 and the Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2015 and to repeal the Waste Diversion Act, 2002. Government Bill, Hon. Mr. Murray, resuming the debate adjourned on February 16, 2016 on the motion for Second Reading.