Legislative Updates

Here is the full list of legislative updates we are currently tracking.

552.CurrentBills6/28/2022 12:00:00 AMBill C-26, An Act respecting cyber security, amending the Telecommunications Act and making consequential amendments to other Actshttps://www.parl.ca/legisinfo/en/bill/44-1/c-26First reading carried on June 14, 2022 This proposed legislation is intended to protect Canadians and bolster cybersecurity across the financial, telecommunications, energy, and transportation sectors.
542.CurrentBills5/30/2022 12:00:00 AMBill 126, Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-126First reading carried on April 28, 2022The bill amends a number of Acts in relation to the 2022 Ontario budget.
82.CurrentBills4/25/2022 12:00:00 AMBill 78, Police Services Amendment Act, 2021https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-78Deferred vote on Third Reading as of April 14, 2022The Police Services Act is amended to provide that municipal police officers and First Nations Constables may be named to the rank of commissioned officers
522.CurrentBills4/25/2022 12:00:00 AMBill 114, Pandemic Preparedness Act, 2022https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-114First reading carried on April 11, 2022The Bill amends the Health Protection and Promotion Act. The Bill enacts new section 77.0.1 which provides that cost-shared public health unit programs and services shall be funded at least 75 per cent by the Province of Ontario and no more than 25 per cent by municipalities. The
382.CurrentBills3/28/2022 12:00:00 AMBill 94, Climate Crisis Health Action Plan Act, 2022https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-94First reading carried on March 7, 2022The Act would require the Minister of Health to consider health risks related to the climate change crisis and develop a strategic action plan to ensure health systems are prepared.
332.CurrentBills2/23/2022 12:00:00 AMBill 86, Our London Family Act (Working Together to Combat Islamophobia and Hatred), 2022https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-86Referred to Standing Committee on Justice Policy on March 3The Bill amends various Acts, including the Anti-Racism Act, 2017 to include annual anti-racism training for frontline workers in public sector organizations, including training on anti-Indigenous racism, anti-Black racism, anti-Asian racism, antisemitism and Islamophobia.
72.CurrentBills12/9/2021 12:00:00 AMBill 80, Local Choice for Local Elections Act (Ranked Ballot By-Laws), 2021https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-80First reading carriedThe City of Toronto Act, 2006 and the Municipal Act, 2001 are amended to allow municipal councils to pass a by-law adopting a ranked ballot election for the election of members of their councils.
92.CurrentBills12/7/2021 12:00:00 AMBill 70, Four-Day Work Week Act, 2021https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-70First reading carriedThe Bill enacts the Four-Day Work Week Act, 2021. The Act establishes the Four-Day Work Week Commission, which will develop recommendations on how to implement a pilot project designed to determine the effectiveness of a four-day work week in Ontario.
122.CurrentBills10/26/2021 12:00:00 AMBill 29, Cannabis Licence Amendment Act, 2021https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-29First reading carriedThe Bill amends section 4 of the Cannabis Licence Act, 2018 to allow resolutions from municipal councils to act as proof of the needs and wishes of residents with regards to applications for cannabis retail stores.
142.CurrentBills10/25/2021 12:00:00 AMBill 26, Uploading Highways 174 and 17 Act, 2021https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-26First reading carriedThe Bill amends the Public Transportation and Highway Improvement Act by adding a new section 29.0.1, which provides that Ottawa Road 174 and County Road 17 cease to be vested in any municipality and are instead under the jurisdiction and control of the Ministry of Transportation.
162.CurrentBills10/6/2021 12:00:00 AMBill 10, Stopping Harassment and Abuse by Local Leaders Act, 2021https://www.ola.org/en/legislative-business/bills/parliament-42/session-2/bill-10Referred to Standing Committee on Social Policy on March 9The Bill amends the Municipal Act, 2001 and the City of Toronto Act, 2006 require the code of conduct for municipal councillors and members of local boards to include a requirement for those councillors and members to comply with workplace violence and harassment policies.
533.RegConOpen4/25/2022 12:00:00 AMConnecting the East: A Draft Transportation Plan for Eastern Ontariohttps://ero.ontario.ca/notice/019-5259Comments close August 19, 2022Connecting the East: A draft transportation plan for eastern Ontario contains more than 50 near- and long-term actions to help build a safe, reliable, and connected transportation system that keeps people and goods moving within and across the region.

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