Submissions and Resolutions

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Welcome to Prime Minister

  • November 04, 2015

The CBA extends congratulations to the Prime Minister and looks forward to working with the new government to convey the perspective of the legal profession on issues of mutual interest.

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Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act Implementation Tools

  • September 22, 2015

The CBA responds to Natural Resources Canada consultation urging harmonization in the reporting requirements for extractive entities while requesting clarification on the application and definitions of the act.

Business Law, CCCA, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law and 4 more..., Construction and Infrastructure Law, Criminal Justice, Environmental, Energy and Resources Law, International Law

Bill C-51 — Anti-terrorism Act, 2015

  • March 16, 2015

The CBA responds to Bill C-51, an omnibus bill proposing changes to, and introducing legislation pertaining to anti-terrorism, is too broad and must be accompanied by effective oversight.

Aboriginal Law, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law, Criminal Justice and 3 more..., Environmental, Energy and Resources Law, Immigration Law, International Law

Bill C-43, Part 4, Division 28 — Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act

  • November 21, 2014

The CBA supports efforts to raise global standards for transparency in the extractive sector, however, urges harmonization of the reporting requirements with the Unites States and European Union regimes.

Business Law, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law, Construction and Infrastructure Law and 3 more..., Criminal Justice, Environmental, Energy and Resources Law, International Law

Omnibus Bills

  • February 16, 2013

WHEREAS the Government of Canada has adopted the practice of using omnibus legislation to enact substantive legislative amendments over broad and unrelated subject areas

Environmental, Energy and Resources Law, Immigration Law

Climate Change

  • October 21, 2011

Letter to Minister of the Environment

Environmental, Energy and Resources Law

Climate Change

  • August 13, 2011

Whereas climate change and Canada's response to it have profound environmental and economic implications for Canada's future

Environmental, Energy and Resources Law