In our last House of Bills update before the summer adjournment, the Legislature was scheduled to return on September 13. However, on September 3 Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives announced that they would be proroguing the legislature until after the federal election. With the September 8 proclamation, the 1st Session of the 42nd Parliament of the province of Ontario has officially been prorogued. The legislature is currently set to return on October 4.
This week in our myth-busting mini-series we focus on bills, bills, bills!
We are continuing our mini-series on myths of legislative research this week, focusing on those myths that often surround source notes and Hansard material.