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Ontario to introduce legislation on long-term care standards today

TORONTO — The Ontario government says it will introduce legislation today aimed at reforming standards in the province’s long-term care sector. Full details of the proposed law will be laid out this afternoon. Long-Term Care Minister Rod Phillips has said the legislation will aim to better protect residents in the

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Ford government announces new legislation to battle human trafficking

The Ontario government has announced new legislation in the fight against human trafficking, focusing on strengthening the protection of exploited children and providing additional tools to law enforcement officers. Speaking at a news conference held at Queen’s Park on Monday, Premier Doug Ford said the “first of its kind” legislation

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Trudeau government poised to introduce new gun-control legislation

OTTAWA – The Liberal government is poised to introduce legislation as early as next week aimed at strengthening gun control. The long-promised bill would flesh out last spring’s ban of many firearms, propose stricter storage provisions and target gun smuggling. The government outlawed a variety of firearms by cabinet order

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