House of Bills: An Update of Ontario Bills

Since our last House of Bills update (when the Lieutenant Governor dissolved the 2nd Session of the 42nd Parliament), the Legislature was scheduled to return on September 12. However, the Legislature has convened early, thus commencing the 1st Session of the 43rd Parliament as of yesterday, Aug 8. This also marks the return of our weekly House of Bills updates! For details on our House of Bills blog series, read on:

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House of Bills: Dissolution of Parliament

By proclamation of the Lieutenant Governor, the Legislative Assembly was dissolved on May 3. With the dissolution of the 42nd Parliament comes the termination of all parliamentary business. Those bills tabled during the last session which did not receive royal assent have “died”, meaning they did not become law and will need to be reintroduced if so desired next session. For more on the Legislature and dissolution, read on:

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