Legislation Tracking

Plan for Care and Opportunity Act (Budget Measures), 2018

Royal Assent 100%
Bill #TitleDescriptionLegislation AffectedStatusDate
31Plan for Care and Opportunity Act (Budget Measures), 2018Schedule 37
Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, 1997
Section 14 of the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, 1997, which provides that certain workers are entitled to benefits under the insurance plan for posttraumatic stress disorder arising out of and in the course of the worker’s employment and that the posttraumatic stress disorder is presumed to have arisen out of and in the course of the worker’s employment, unless the contrary is shown, is amended to include six new categories of workers. Transitional matters are provided for and complementary amendments are made.
Total of 37 Schedules affecting multiple acts, including: Workplace Safety and Insurance Act (WSIA)Royal Assent2018-03-28

WSIB Coverage for Workers in Residential Care Facilities and Group Homes Act

First Reading 20%
Bill #TitleDescriptionLegislation AffectedStatusDate
49WSIB Coverage for Workers in Residential Care Facilities and Group Homes ActThe Workplace Safety and Insurance Act is amended to provide that an employer who operates a residential care facility (public or privtate) or a group home is a Schedule 1 employerWorkplace Safety and Insurance ActFirst Reading2018-04-16

Brunt and Kendall Act (Ensuring Safe Firefighter and Trainee Rescue Training), 2018

First Reading 20%
Bill #TitleDescriptionLegislation AffectedStatusDate
58Brunt and Kendall Act (Ensuring Safe Firefighter and Trainee Rescue Training), 2018The Bill makes amendments to the Fire Protection and Prevention Act, 1997 and to the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005 to implement measures to provide for the safe training of firefighters and firefighter trainees in rescue and emergency services.Fire Prevention Act Private Career Colleges ActFirst Reading2018-04-19

 Last updated: May 9, 2018