November 9, 2018: A weekly scan of new legislation and regulations important to the Ontario health sector, as well as articles of interest.
Bill 51, Long-Term Care Homes Amendment Act (Preference for Veterans), 2018
This Bill amends the Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007 by enacting a definition of veteran and it requires that preference in admission to long-term care homes is given to veterans.
Introduced by Jennifer Stevens, MPP (St. Catherines), opposition, the Bill was carried on First Reading on October 30, 2018.
No new and approved regulations of interest.
Articles of Interest
What’s happening in our city this weekend: