New Quebec "Mining Act" Bill Adopted
The following article may be of interest to readers of this blog: New Quebec Mining Act Bill Adopted
The latest attempt to amend the Quebec Mining Act, also known as Bill 70, was adopted earlier today by the Quebec National Assembly. Tabled just last Thursday, December 5, 2013, by Quebec Minister of Natural Resources Martine Ouellet, Bill 70 was subjected yesterday to a special parliamentary closure rule. This rule, agreed to by the governing Parti Québécois and the opposition party, Coalition de l’Avenir du Québec, essentially limited the length of debate over Bill 70 and fast-tracked its adoption. Read more.
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