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Ontario Government Introduces COVID-19 Economic Recovery Bill

Ontario Government Introduces COVID-19 Economic Recovery Bill

COVID-19 Update - July 8, 2020 Today the provincial government introduced a sweeping new bill to kickstart the province’s economic recovery. The omnibus bill COVID-19 Economic Recovery Act, 2020, proposes to change 20 pieces of current legislation that govern the...

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COVID-19 Update | Mandatory Masks in Ontario Communities

COVID-19 Update | Mandatory Masks in Ontario Communities

July 7, 2020 Good morning, Local medical officers of health have the authority to implement mandatory face mask policies in their regions under Section 22 of the Health Protection and Promotion Act. In lieu of a province-wide regulation, some municipalities across...

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COVID-19 Update Government of Canada actions on COVID-19

COVID-19 Update Government of Canada actions on COVID-19

Good afternoon, While provincial re-openings continue to dominate Canada’s headlines with respect to COVID-19, the federal government is adjusting their support programs to assist Canadians and small businesses with the transition back to work. Here are some of the...

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COVID-19 Update – Ontario Government actions on COVID-19

COVID-19 Update – Ontario Government actions on COVID-19

Schools, Camps and Day Cares Today, Premier Doug Ford and Stephen Lecce, Minister of Education, announced that schools will remain closed for the rest of this school year. The government unveiled an expanded seven-point summer learning program. The government also...

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COVID-19 Update Government of Canada actions on COVID-19

COVID-19 Update Government of Canada actions on COVID-19

While provincial re-openings have dominated recent headlines, we wanted to keep you on top of this week’s federal developments as we head into the long weekend. In summary: The Prime Minister confirmed this morning that the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) will be...

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COVID-19 Update – Ontario Government actions on COVID-19

COVID-19 Update – Ontario Government actions on COVID-19

Today the provincial government released further details regarding next steps in reopening Ontario’s economy. 1. Certain Outdoor Businesses Allowed to Open this Weekend On Saturday, May 16th, at 12:01 a.m., the following businesses will be allowed to open: Private...

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