Background on Bill 66

UPDATE: January 23, 2019 -- The Doug Ford government has agreed to drop Schedule 10 of Bill 66, which would have allowed municipalities to pass bylaws to override environmental protection legislation. 


The Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) has produced this excellent briefing document about Ontario Bill 66 and the Clean Water Act.

CELA also provides a more detailed legal analysis of Schedule 10 of Bill 66, focused on "Open-for-business" planning by-laws, drinking water safety, and the the lessons from Walkerton.