02/09/2007

Support for the principle of the legislative change outlined in the Province of Ontario's Environmental Bill of Rights (EBR) posting# AF07E0001 Proposal - Potential Components for Legislative Brownfield Reform.

The organizations participating in this submission commend the Government of Ontario on their initiative to prepare the Legislative Brownfield Proposal to identify the potential components of a reform package and are please the proposed recommendations have focused on "closing the gap" on environmental liability and have addressed a number of key issues related to regulatory, civil, mine rehabilitation liability and Record of Site Condition Framework.