July 27, 2018: A weekly scan of new legislation and regulations important to the Ontario health sector, as well as articles of interest.

Bills

 

No bills of interest.

 

Approved Regulations

 

No approved regulations of interest.

 

Articles of Interest

 

Marijuana

Ontario Premier Doug Ford set to privatize legal cannabis sales, reports say

Trip advisers’ help newbies navigate world of weed

How this ‘crusader of cannabis’ is helping women step up and shape a new industry

 

Privacy

Company that owns Polo Park using facial recognition in malls without consent

 

Health Care

Half of teen girls in Ontario under ‘psychological distress,’ CAMH survey shows

Ontario government to channel portion of mental health spending to police

 

Safety Injection Sites

Quebec health minister says Ontario’s plan to reconsider supervised injection sites a mistake

Hamilton’s supervised injection site says it can show province the merit of saved lives

Ontario to review safe injection, overdose prevention sites, health minister says

 

Wettlaufer Inquiry

Signs pointed to Wettlaufer being a sloppy nurse, not a serial killer, inquiry hears

College of Nurses of Ontario see increase in employer reporting amid Wettlaufer inquiry

 

Danforth Strong

St. Mike’s trauma surgeon relives night of the Danforth shooting

20 of our favourite places to eat and drink along the Danforth

 

What’s happening in our city this weekend:

Things to do in Toronto this weekend