Dec 07, 2017
The Province has posted for public consultation the following notices of proposed regulations under the Planning Act regarding Bill 139 (Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017):
The above are subject to a 45-day public commenting period, which ends on 21 January 2018. Click on the above links for descriptions of the proposed regulations and details on how to make submissions to the Province. Details are also available in our WOOD BULLetin.
Bill 139 was ordered for Third Reading on 15 November 2017. Currently (as of the time of this blog post), Bill 139 is still in Third Reading debate.
Related Blog Posts:
Bill 139 Receives Royal Assent on 12 December 2017
Bill 139 - Province Provides Statement on Transition from the OMB to LPAT
Bill 139 Referred to Standing Committee on Social Policy
Bill 139 : Focusing on the New Tribunal is to Miss the Forest for the Trees - A Lesson in Legislative Misdirection - It’s the Appeal Provisions Which Count (Part 1 of a Longer Conversation about Bill 139)
Bill 139 Second Reading
Bill 139 Submission by Advocates for Effective OMB Reform
Bill 139 Proposed Planning Act Amendments - Comparison Table
WOOD BULLetin - Proposed Bill 139 - Government of Ontario's Proposed Changes to Overhaul the Land Use Planning Appeal System and Conserve Watersheds