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The Remembrance Day Bill enacted

On March 1, 2018, Bill C-311, An Act to amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day) received royal assent recognizing Remembrance Day (November 11) as a national legal holiday.

2017 public sector salaries disclosed (sunshine list)

On March 23, 2018, the Ontario government released the salaries of Ontario Public Service and broader public sector employees who were paid $100,000 or more in 2017. . In 2017, there are 131,741 workers on the list, an increase from 123,410 last year with earning salaries and benefits that total over $16.8 billion.

Federal cannabis regulation taking shape: consultation feedback report

The federal government released a new report which outlines the feedback received during the 60-day public consultation by Health Canada. (In PDF)

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Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B., is a trained lawyer called to the Quebec bar in 1988 and is still a member in good standing. She practiced business, employment and labour law until 1999. For over 18 years, Yosie has been the Managing Editor of the following publications, Human Resources Advisor, Human Resources PolicyPro, HRinfodesk and Accessibility Standards PolicyPro from First Reference. Yosie is one of Canada’s best known and most respected HR authors, with an extensive background in employment and labour across the country. Read more
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