Standing Committee on Social Policy to hold Public Hearings on Bill 13 and Bill 14

TORONTO, May 4, 2012 /CNW/ - The Standing Committee on Social Policy of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario will meet to consider Bill 13, An Act to amend the Education Act with respect to bullying and other matters and Bill 14, An Act to designate Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week in Schools and to provide for bullying prevention curricula, policies and administrative accountability in schools.

The Committee intends to hold public hearings in Toronto on May 7, May 8, May 14 and May 15, 2012; and in Ottawa on May 22, 2012.

Interested people who wish to be considered to make an oral presentation on Bill 13 and Bill 14 should contact the Clerk of the Committee as soon as possible as scheduling of witnesses will be done on a first-come, first-serve basis.

For further information:

Katch Koch
Clerk of the Committee
Tel: 416-325-3526
Email: katch_koch@ontla.ola.org