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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

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Adding four new prohibited grounds of discrimination

On September 26, 2018, a private member’s Bill 35, Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2018 was tabled in legislature to add four new prohibited grounds of discrimination in Ontario’s Human Rights Code.

Possibility of Bill 148 being repealed

On October 1, 2018, the Conservative Ontario government indicated in the Legislature that it intends to repeal the Employment Standards Act and Labour Relations Act reforms implemented under the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017.

Regulations amending the Canada Pension Plan

The Minister of National Revenue (Canada) is recommending amendments to the Canada Pension Plan Regulations to reflect the additional contributions and increased earning limits that will come into force January 1, 2019.

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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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