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Reminder: Amendments to LAT, ACRB, FSC Common Rules of Practice Are Now in Effect

Tribunals: Animal Care Review Board (ACRB), Fire Safety Commission (FSC), License Appeal Tribunal (LAT), Safety, Licensing Appeals and Standards Tribunals Ontario (SLASTO)

Amendments to LAT, ACRB, FSC Common Rules of Practice are now in effect. The changes to the Rules include: Rule 18: Reconsideration of a Tribunal Decision Reconsideration of interlocutory decisions is no longer permitted. Please note, if an order is made on a preliminary motion that finally disposes of an application (e.g. a decision made

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LAT, ACRB, FSC Common Rules of Practice Amendments

Tribunals: Animal Care Review Board (ACRB), Fire Safety Commission (FSC), License Appeal Tribunal (LAT), Safety, Licensing Appeals and Standards Tribunals Ontario (SLASTO)

Background Effective January 1, 2019, the Licence Appeal Tribunal (LAT), Animal Care Review Board (ACRB) and Fire Safety Commission (FSC) formed part of the newly established Tribunals Ontario organization. Tribunals Ontario combines all 19 tribunals within the Ministry of the Attorney General’s former clusters: Social Justice Tribunals Ontario, Environment and Land Tribunals Ontario and the

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Licence Appeal Tribunal designated as appeal body for cannabis licences/authorizations

Tribunals: License Appeal Tribunal (LAT), Safety, Licensing Appeals and Standards Tribunals Ontario (SLASTO)

Introduction On October 17, 2018, Ontario’s provincial legislature passed the Cannabis Licence Act, 2018 (CLA). This Act sets out the legal structure for private cannabis retail in Ontario and gives the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) the authority to licence, regulate and enforce the sale of recreational cannabis through private run stores in

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