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B.C. Labour Relations Code Review Committee releases report examining 14 issues

The Report of the B.C. Labour Relations Code Review Committee to the Minister of Skills Development and Labour was issued on April 11, 2003.

The committee - consisting of Daniel Johnston, John Bowman, Eric Harris, Bruce Laughton and Marcia Smith - was appointed by the BC Government in December 2002 as special advisors under section 3 of the Code to provide advice on 14 specific issues.

The appointment of the committee was preceded by the release of a discussion paper by the Minister of Skills Development and Labour that had set out ideas for potential changes to the Code.

The Report is worth reading for its review of the Code's history alone. The 14 specific issues addressed in the Report are:  read more »