Do you understand the implications of Bill C-38, the so-called Omnibus Budget Bill that is before Parliament? It will bring about huge changes to the Environmental Assessment process. You might expect that this kind of change would involve a great deal of consultation and discussion, but, in this case, you’d be wrong. Bill C-38 is a budget bill, to which many other items have been added. It is 425 pages long and contains 752 clauses. As Kamloops 350, our main concern is with the environmental changes it proposes. Because it is set up as a budget bill, the sweeping environmental … Continue reading Bill C-38: Do you know what it means?
The deadline to add your questions to the draft for the Environmental Assessment has been extended to March 27. Protecting the environment is everyone’s business! Does the draft document satisfy your interests and concerns, or would you like to see additional items included for study? Be sure to send your comments via e-mail to Ajax@ceaa-acee.bc.caor fax to 250-356-6448. Alternatively, fill out the online form at http://www.eao.gov.bc.ca/pcp/forms/Ajax_form.html Continue reading Deadline for Ajax questions coming up