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Income tax changes in new budget Bill

Ontario’s the Stronger, Fairer Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2017 (Bill 177) to amend the Ontario Taxation Act, 2007 received royal assent on December 14, 2017 and is now in force.

OHSA and WSIA changes in new budget Bill

Ontario’s Budget Bill 177 to amend the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act that impact employers and members of the joint health and safety committee including a health and safety representative received royal assent and is now law.

Cannabis smoke-free and road safety legislation

On December 12, 2017, the Ontario government gave royal assent to a Bill which will create the Cannabis Act, 2017 to provide the provincial framework for the upcoming federal Bill C-45, Cannabis Act that will legalize cannabis in Canada in July 1, 2018.

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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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