Archive for February, 2009

February 14th, 2009 - 2:46 pm § in Human Rights & Public Policy

Government Motion to Amend

To view the government motion to amend the Human Rights Code, click link below.  government-motion-to-amend-2006-11-29[...]

February 14th, 2009 - 2:36 pm § in Human Rights & Public Policy

First Reading – April 26, 2006

To read the statements made by the Ministry and responses to Bill 107 – an Act to amend the Human Rights Code – click the link below. first-reading_ministers-statement[...]

February 14th, 2009 - 2:28 pm § in Human Rights & Public Policy

Strengthening Ontario’s Human Rights System: Consultation Report (October 2005)

The Ontario human rights system has existed in its current form for 40 years. Over the years, the Human Rights Code has offered protections that coincide with the evolution of society. The basic model for human rights in Ontario, however, has remained unchanged.  Many believe that the human rights [...]

February 12th, 2009 - 4:49 pm § in Human Rights Leaders

Daniel Hill

 Daniel Hill Archives: The Life and Times of Daniel G. Hill – Work at the Ontario Human Rights Commission Archives of Ontario – Evaluating the Impact of Human Rights Violations[...]

February 12th, 2009 - 4:37 pm § in Human Rights & Public Policy

(Amended) Backgrounder 2006

“The McGuinty government is proposing amendments to Bill 107 the Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2006, which was introduced in April 2006. Key proposed amendments to the bill would enhance the Commission’s independence, strengthen its investigative and public interest powers, promote greate[...]