Federal, Provincial and Territorial Governments take action to connect Canadians with jobs

July 12, 2014

Labour Market Ministers from across the country met today to take action to ensure Canadians have the skills they need to compete in a global economy. The Forum of Labour Market Ministers (FLMM) is co chaired by the Honourable Jason Kenney, federal Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, and the Honourable […]


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Coming into Force of the <em>Not Criminally Responsible Reform Act</em>

July 11, 2014

Bill C-14, the Not Criminally Responsible Reform Act, came into force across Canada today. This new legislation strengthens the Criminal Code's decision-making process relating to accused persons found Not Criminally Responsible (NCR) on account of mental disorder to make public safety the primary consideration, enhance victim safety, and provide victims with a stronger voice in […]


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Diplomatic Appointment

July 11, 2014

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today announced the following diplomatic appointment Click here to read full article


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Sixth annual meeting of Quintet of Attorneys General concludes

July 11, 2014

Minister of Justice and Attorney General Peter MacKay today concluded two days of group discussions and bilateral meetings with his counterparts from Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America. This constructive collaboration around issues of common interest constituted the 6th annual meeting of the Quintet of Attorneys General. Click here […]


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Federal Funding Now Available for Ontario Communities

July 11, 2014

The Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance; Russ Powers, President of the Association of Municipalities of Ontario; and Rob Ford, Mayor of Toronto, celebrated today an agreement for the renewed federal Gas Tax Fund that provides predictable, stable funding for public infrastructure across the Province of Ontario. Click here to read full article


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