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Agreement in principle for CPP expansion

On June 20, 2016, the federal government Finance Minister reached an agreement in principle with most of the provincial and territorial Finance Ministers to strengthen the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) for future generations of Canadians.

 

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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

The three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk deal with: Implementation of the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan; a human rights matter that addresses accommodation and mental disability; and a workplace safety and insurance matter that addresses modified work and entitlement to loss of earnings benefits.

 

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Ontario introducing new ORPP legislation

On April 14, 2016, the Ontario government introduced new legislation to launch the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) legislation. Bill 186, Ontario Retirement Pension Plan Act (Strengthening Retirement Security for Ontarians), 2016 will ensure that if the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) is not enhanced, Ontario can proceed with the ORPP. However, the Ontario government says […]

 

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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk deal with the delay of the effective date of the ORPP; romance in the workplace; and, inclement weather and employer obligations.

 

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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk deal with details on ORPP; noise as a workplace hazard; and, WHMIS 2015.

 

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What does the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan announcement mean for your organization?

On August 11, 2015, the Ontario government made additional announcements regarding the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP), which is expected to be introduced in 2017.

 

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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk deal with 2016 projected salary increases; ORPP design; and, OHS reprisals.

 

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