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Category: Government


Seeking Applications for General State to State Roster – Government of Canada

The Government of Canada is seeking applicants for appointment to the Agreement on Trade Continuity between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and Canada (“Canada-UK TCA”) roster. Candidates should apply online by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on April 5, 2022 via the Governor in Council Appointments website. Cover letters should be addressed to the Chairperson...

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Federal Family Law Publications Available For Order

The Department of Justice has updated its three printed publications to reflect recent changes to federal family law, including to the Divorce Act. Printed versions of these documents are now available to order. These documents are: Making Plans –This guide for parents contains helpful information about deciding on the best parenting arrangement for their children...

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CBA-NL Report – Reforming the Law on Adverse Possession, Proposed Changes to the Lands Act

Following consultations with membership and stakeholders, the CBA-NL Legislation and Law Reform Committee has completed their examination of Section 36 of the Lands Act. The final report, Reforming the Law on Adverse Possession, Proposed Changes to the Lands Act, provides recommendations and draft legislation, as well as policy suggestions to resolve outstanding issues surrounding Crown...

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Volunteer Opportunity – Canada’s Volunteer Awards National Advisory Committee

Until April 8, 2021, Canada’s Volunteer Awards (CVA) will be accepting applications for its National Advisory Committee (NAC). Members of the National Advisory Committee play a leading role in the selection of Canada’s Volunteer Awards recipients by reviewing nominations and making recommendations to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development. They also support the...

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Proposed amendments to the Criminal Code

The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring the criminal justice system keeps all Canadians, their families, and communities safe. Recent events have further highlighted the systemic discrimination and disproportionate representation of Indigenous peoples, as well as Black Canadians and members of marginalized communities as offenders and victims in the criminal justice system. Taking steps.

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Update – Labour Relations Board

The Board would like to provide an update on its current operations. Board Offices All of the Board staff are working remotely until further notice. Stakeholders and their representatives are reminded of the Board’s COVID operations notice on the Board’s website ‎https://www.gov.nl.ca/lrb/ Please contact the Board ‎by telephone or email if you have questions with respect...

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