The federal government introduced Bill C-86, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other measures, for first reading on October 29, 2018. Bill C-86 will enact a new Pay Equity Act (PEA) and make significant amendments to the Canada Labour Code (Code). It also includes amendments to the Canadian Human Rights Act (CHRA), Employment Insurance Act (EI), and Wage Earner Protection Program Act (WEPPA . . .
Ontario introduced Bill 47, Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018, for first reading on October 23, 2018. Bill 47 will repeal many of the amendments to employment and labour legislation that were included in Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017 . . .