Lobbying Activity Report

500-12596

Designated Filer name: Rob Nagai
Client: British Columbia Notary Association
Associated registration: 1871-500-7
Lobbying Activity date: 2021-08-12
Arranged a meeting: No
Posted date: 2021-09-15

Senior Public Office Holders who were lobbied in this activity: Thuy Pham, Ministerial Advisor
Minister's Office, Parliamentary Secretary for Seniors' Services and Long-Term Care
 
Subject Matter of the Lobbying Activity
Specific Topics of Lobbying Communications Intended Outcomes Associated Subject Matters
BC Notaries want the government to review and change the BC Mortgage Broker's Act. The Act has not been changed in decades, and now BC Notaries handle a bigger amount of BC's real estate transactions since the Act was enacted decades ago. They will be speaking to the Ministry of Finance officials to start a review of the Act and then advocating for changes to allow them a greater role and responsibility in delivering services for real estate transactions.
  • Development of any legislative proposal by the government of British Columbia, a Provincial entity or a member of the Legislative Assembly
  • Introduction, amendment, passage or defeat of any Bill or resolution in or before the Legislative Assembly
  • Development or enactment of any regulation, including the enactment of a regulation for the purposes of amending or repealing a regulation
Consumer Issues, Housing, Taxation and Finance
BC Notaries want to speak with government about modernization of the BC Notaries Act. Further the BC Notaries want the Attorney General to allow for changes to the BC Notaries Act enhancing their scope of practise and clarifying their role and responsibilities in BC's legal system.
  • Development of any legislative proposal by the government of British Columbia, a Provincial entity or a member of the Legislative Assembly
  • Introduction, amendment, passage or defeat of any Bill or resolution in or before the Legislative Assembly
  • Development or enactment of any regulation, including the enactment of a regulation for the purposes of amending or repealing a regulation
Consumer Issues, Justice and Law Enforcement
 
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