Lobbying Activity Report


Organization: British Columbia Trucking Association
Associated registration: 1326-596-13
Lobbying Activity date: 2020-07-20
Arranged a meeting: No
Posted date: 2020-08-12

In-house lobbyists who participated in the lobbying activity: Dave Earle
Senior Public Office Holders who were lobbied in this activity: Harry Bains, Minister

John Horgan, Premier
Office of the Premier

Trevor Hughes, Deputy Minister

Carole James, Minister

Christine Kennedy, Deputy Minister
Jobs, Economic Development and Competitiveness

Geoff Meggs, Chief of Staff
Office of the Premier

Fazil Mihlar, Deputy Minister
Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources

Michelle Mungall, Minister
Jobs, Economic Development and Competitiveness

Adam Olsen, Interim Leader, Green Party
Member(s) of the BC Legislative Assembly

Bruce Ralston, Minister
Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources

Lori Wanamaker, Deputy Minister

Andrew Wilkinson, Leader of the Opposition
Member(s) of the BC Legislative Assembly

Don Wright, Deputy Minister
Office of the Premier
Subject Matter of the Lobbying Activity
Specific Topics of Lobbying Communications Intended Outcomes Associated Subject Matters
Submission regarding Bill 23: The Workers Compensation Amendment Act, expressing concerns with the long-term costs to employers associated with this Bill in the context of recovery from COVID-19 and the potential to create a financially unsustainable workers compensation system, lack of consultation with employers, and concerns specific to the Bill's changes to: the finality of adjudicated decisions; allowing additional reopenings of reviews and appeals; paying for health care services and supplies before the worker's entitlement to compensation has been determined; return to the dual pension system; change to the retirement age; collection of unpaid assessments and directors liability; the COVID-19 Schedule 1 presumption, national coverage fro sick pay and the waiver of the 90-day period. Footnote1
  • Introduction, amendment, passage or defeat of any Bill or resolution in or before the Legislative Assembly
Industry, Labour/Labour Relations, Small Business Footnote1
Lobbying Activity Report amended on: 2020-08-12 previous entry: 596-1507
Reason for amendment: Added one senior public office holder who was one of those cc'd on the letter, previously missed.
Senior officer who filed this Lobbying Activity Report: Dave Earle
The above name is that of the most senior paid officer who is responsible for filing a Lobbying Activity Report for the organization (the Designated Filer), whether that person participated in this lobbying activity or not.
  1. Footnote1  Indicates new information that was added through a Lobbying Activity Report.

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