Bill 152, the Ministry of Government Services Consumer Protection and Service Modernization Act, 2006 received Royal Assent on December 20, 2006 and will come into force on August 1, 2007. The bill will effect amendments to 47 provincial statutes. The bill is aimed at strengthening consumer protection, bolstering public safety, and modernizing the province’s corporate and business laws.
This Corporate Alert focuses on amendments to the Business Corporations Act (Ontario), the Partnerships Act and the Corporations Act.

type Business Law Bulletin - October 2006 - Bill 152 Ontario Ministry of Government Services Consumer Protection and Service Modernization Act, 2006