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Canada

Mario Dion Set to Replace Mary Dawson as Canada’s Ethics Commissioner

By-Election to be Held for Chicoutimi–Le Fjord (Quebec) Seat of Canadian House of Commons

Nancy Bélanger Nominated as Canada’s Commissioner of Lobbying

Alberta By-Election on December 14

5th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut Commenced November 21

2017 Nunavut Leadership Forum To Meet on November 17

Four Federal By-Elections to be Held December 11

Bill Introduced Banning Corporate Contributions in British Columbia’s Municipal Elections

Lobbying Law May Be Considered by Halifax Regional Council

Revolving Door Legislation Introduced in Legislative Assembly of British Columbia

4th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut Adjourns as Writ for October Election Issued

British Columbia Campaign Finance Bills Bans Corporation Contributions

Elections Canada: House of Commons By-election Date is October 23

Writ for Nunavut October 30 Election to be Issued September 25

Provincial Byelection for Quebec City riding of Louis-Hébert to be Held October 2

Saskatchewan MLA Boyd, in Violation of Conflict of Interest Act, Resigns from Party Caucus Five Days Before Scheduled to Resign from Legislative Assembly

Trudeau’s Minister of Public Services and Procurement Resigns

Democratic Institutions Minister Anticipates More Election Law Legislation

Saskatchewan September Special Election to Fill Vacant MLA Seat

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall to Leave Politics

Ontario MPP Murray Resigns; No Byelection to be Called

New Brunswick Lobbyists Registrations Due October 1

British Columbia Lawmakers Reconvene on June 22

Legislative Assembly of Nunavut Adjourns for the Summer

Legislative Assembly of Alberta Adjourned

Quebec’s Commissioner of Lobbying Calls for Lobbying Law Reform

Manitoba Election Law Amendments Receive Royal Assent

Several Legislatures Adjourn in Canada

Canada Federal: Bill Introduce to Increase Transparency for Political Fundraisers

Contribution Limits in New Brunswick Lowered to $3,000

Nova Scotia Provincial General Election to be Held May 30

Nunavut Lawmakers Adjourn for the Season

Northwest Territories Legislature Adjourns Until May

New Lobbying Law Started This Month in Regional Municipality of Peel, Ontario

Canada: Five By-Elections on April 3 Called for House of Commons

Vancouver, British Columbia Councilmember to Request Lobbyist Registry

New Brunswick Assembly Adjourns Until March 14

Several Campaign Finance Bills Introduced in Legislative Assembly of British Columbia

Lobbyist Registry Reform Act introduced in British Columbia Assembly

Canada’s Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner Will Not Seek Reappointment

Manitoba’s NDP Caucus Chair to Step Down

Canadian Compliance Laws for Government Relations Professionals

Effective January 1, Corporations Prohibited from Making Political Contributions in Ontario, Canada

Alberta Legislative Assembly Considers Amending Campaign Finance Limits

Ontario Passes Campaign Finance Reform Bill

Canada’s Lobbying Commissioner Will Not Seek Reappointment

Canada’s Liberal Party Fundraisers Under Fire

Amendments Offered to Ontario Campaign Finance Bill

Yukon Territory General Election Called for November 7, 2016

Fall Legislative Assembly Session Cancelled in British Columbia

Ontario Bill Banning Corporate Contributions Moves Forward

NDP Criticized as it Attempts to Change Alberta’s Campaign Finance Limits

Cristina De Caprio Will Become New Lobbyist Registrar for Toronto, Ontario

New Manitoba House Leader Appointed

Ontario Legislative Assembly Continues Consideration of Campaign Finance Legislation

Lobbyist Registration Required in Saskatchewan

New Alberta Lobbyist Registry Not Expected Until November

Ottawa, Ontario Lobbying Law Under Review Following Unregistered Lobbyist Investigation

City of Côte Saint-Luc Opposes Proposed Quebec Lobbying Reforms

Ontario, Canada’s Lobbying Law Amendments Take Effect Today

Manitoba Sets 2016 Calendar

Lobbyist Disclosure Bill Introduced in Canada House of Commons

Yukon Legislature Adjourns

Former Quebec Premier Did Not Breach Federal Lobbying Rules

Ethics Complaint Alleges Potential Conflict of Interest Violations for Canadian Officials

Ontario, Canada Lobbying Law Changes Coming in July

Campaign Finance Bill to Ban Corporate Contributions Introduced in Ontario Canada Legislative Assembly

Canadian Senator Cleared of Bribery and Fraud Charges

Ontario Premier Announces Campaign Finance Legislation

Chief Electoral Officer Sets Date for Alberta By-Election

Applications Sought for Chief Electoral Officer of Nunavut

Spring and Fall Sitting Dates Announced for Legislative Assembly of Alberta

Non-Partisan Senate Appointment Process Set in Canada

New Lobbyists’ Code of Conduct Goes Into Effect in Canada

Canada’s New Lobbyists’ Code of Conduct to Take Effect December 1

Northwest Territories to Hold Election November 23

Liberal Party Wins Canadian Federal Election

Six Candidates Running in Alberta By-election

Canadian Prime Minister Calls Federal Election

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Lobbyist Law Takes Effect

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Quebec National Assembly Proposes Lobbying Transparency Act

Alberta New Democratic Party Passes Bill Banning Corporate and Union Donations to Political Parties

Nova Scotia By-Elections Set to Fill House of Assembly Vacancies

Ontario, Canada Legislative Assembly Adjourns

Ask the Experts – Canadian Lobbying Law

Canada’s Lobbying Commissioner Releases New Code of Conduct

Writ Issued for Provincial General Election in Alberta

Ban on Corporate and Union Political Contributions Sought in City of Ottawa

Canada’s Northwest Territories to Consider Lobbyist Registry

Sudbury, Ontario By-Election Coming February 5

New Brunswick’s Long Awaited Lobbyist Registry Still on Hold

Canada Consultation Period Ends for Revised Lobbyists’ Code

Alberta Accountability Act Passes House and Awaits Royal Assent

Ontario Passes Bill Amending Lobbying Laws

Toronto’s Rob Ford Wins Again

Canada Commissioner of Lobbying Announces Proposed Changes

Canadian Parliament Emerges from Shootings

Ontario Assembly to Convene Today

Saskatchewan By-Election Scheduled for Nov. 13