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Canada: Environmental Implications of the New Federal Budget

Jul 8th, 2012 | By
Canada: Environmental Implications of the New Federal Budget

After a marathon session in the lower chamber of Canada’s federal parliament, the Conservative government majority prevailed and its federal Budget Bill C-38 (Jobs, Growth and Long-Term Prosperity Act)  became law at the end of June 2012. Bill C-38 brings with it considerable restructuring of Canadian environmental regulation. The federal government says that the objective of
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