Posts tagged with : COCA

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Oct 28
2019

Minister of Labour Assumes Responsibility for Training and Skills Development

Good Morning Directors & Coos, This morning Premier Ford announced changes to the responsibilities of three of his cabinet ministers.  The responsibility for Training and Skills Development has been moved from the ministry formerly called the Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities, now the Ministry of Colleges and Universities, the the Ministry of Labour, now […]

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Posted:
Oct 1
2019

September 2019 Government Relations Report

Please find attached COCA’s September 2019 Government Relations Report In the September 2019 Issue 2020 WSIB Rates Announced MTCU Appoints Skills Advisors To Review Skilled Trades & Apprenticeship System McNaughton Announces Construction Advisory Panel Employers Can Access Their Own Claims Info on WSIB’s Expanded Compass Tool Minister Announces WSIB Rate Freeze for Not-For-Profits Pilot Project […]

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Posted:
Aug 7
2019

COCA July 2019 Government Relations Report

Good afternoon COCA members, Please find attached the July 2019 issue of COCA’s Government Relations Report. July 2019 GR Report In the July Issue: Attorney General Designates Authorized Nominating Authority PCs to Review Appointments Former Minister of Infrastructure Dead at 54 Two Candidates Officially Registered for Ontario Liberal Party Leadership Former Liberal MPPs With Federal […]

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May 23
2019

COCA Newsletter – May 2019

Welcome to COCA’s monthly Newsletter. Unless noted otherwise, all articles written by COCA President, Ian Cunningham. View this newswletter as a web page. COCA Finds Flaw in Federal Prompt Payment Act Bill C97 is the federal government’s budget Bill. Like the Ontario government’s budget Bill, Bill 100, C97 is a large omnibus Bill that amends […]

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Posted:
Feb 19
2019

COCA Newsletter – February 2019

Expert to Study Occupational Cancers On January 25 th the Ministry of Labour announced a review of occupational cancer to help ensure that best practices and the most up-to-date information are considered with respect to compensation. Dr. Paul Demers through Cancer Care Ontario was appointed to lead the review and report back to the Ministry […]

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Posted:
Oct 23
2017

Bill 142 Hearings

The Legislature’s  Standing Committee for the Legislative Assembly will be holding hearings on Bill 142 on Wednesdays October 25, November 1 & 15 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Selected deputants have a maximum of 10 minutes to make their presentations and 5 minutes to respond to questions from Committee members.  COCA has been allocated a time slot at 1:15 – […]

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