An explanation is required to understand the organizing of the Policy listed in this section.  The policy heading provides the general subject area (such as health, environment, income security etc.); the document description gives the location of the actual policy by year; and, the section title gives the actual name of the policy.

To go to the specific policy, go to the year (1967 to 2011) and the number indicated in the heading.  For example, Family Law is listed under F.  There is a Policy, related to Family Law and titled Integrated Family Court System. It can be found at 75.3.

To see the specific Policy, go to the 1975 Policy and the third one is the policy on Integrated Family Court System.

Some Policy is listed with EM, PU or RE after the year in which they were approved.  EM = Emergency Resolution, PU = Policy Update, EI= Emerging Issue and RE= Reiteration.

The chronological index has been updated to 2014; the subject index was last updated to 2012, and the alphabetical index to 2007 (to be updated soon.)   See the Annual Index for Policy which shows titles of Policy by year.

POLICY BY YEAR – LIST AND FULL DOCUMENT

To view the list and full Resolution document passed during a specific year, click on the accordian (+) below.

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2015

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:

LIST OF POLICY:

2015.01             MAXIMIZE REMOVAL OF CHEMICALS & PHARMACEUTICALS FROM WASTEWATER BEFORE RELEASING WASTEWATER INTO THE ENVIRONMENT 

2015.02             MEAT AND CLIMATE CHANGE

2015.03             MEDICALLY ASSISTED DEATH

2015.04             REGULATION OF TOXINS AND BANNING OF ANTIBACTERIALS IN PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS

2015.05             THE REGULATION OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES

2015.06             REDUCTION IN SUGAR CONTENT IN PROCESSED FOOD, FRUIT DRINKS AND SODA POP

Policy Update

2015.01PU        MISSING AND MURDERED ABORIGINAL WOMEN

2015.02PU        ASBESTOS EXPOSURE A HEALTH HAZARD

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2014

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:

LIST OF POLICY:

2014.01             ACCESS TO MIFEPRISTONE (RU486): FOR USE IN MEDICAL ABORTIONS 

2014.02             EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE REFORM REGARDING TIPS

2014.03             IMPACT ON LOCAL POPULATIONS OF GLOBAL RUSH TO AQUIRE FARMLAND

2014.04             MORATORIUM ON THE USE OF NEONICOTINOID PESTICIDES ON FARM CROPS

Policy Update

2014.01PU        CURRICULUM OF MEDICAL FACULTIES PERTAINING TO ELECTIVE EARLY TERMINATION OF PREGNANCY

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2013

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:

LIST OF POLICY:

2013:01             FACILITATING NUTRITIOUS FOOD CHOICES

2013:02             ANTIBIOTIC USE IN ANIMAL HUSBANDRY LEADS TO ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN HUMANS

2013:03             PROPOSALS TO MAINTAIN AND STRENGTHEN PUBLIC HEALTH CARE

2013:04             DOUBLE BUNKING AND OVERCROWDING IN CANADIAN PRISONS

2013:05             CANADA/QUEBEC PENSION PLAN DROP-OUT PROVISION FOR FAMILY/FRIEND CAREGIVERS

2013:06             EARLY IDENTIFICATION, DIAGNOSIS and TREATMENT of AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER

2013:07             BULLYING AND CYBER BULLYING NATIONAL PREVENTION STRATEGY

Policy Updates 

2013:01PU        MENTAL HEALTH STRATEGY FOR CANADA

2013:02PU        NATIONAL ACCOUNTABILITY FOR FOOD SAFETY AND SECURITY

Emergency Policy

2013-01EI         HEALTH CARE FOR REFUGEES 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2012

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document: 

LIST OF POLICY:

2012:01              NATIONAL YOUTH SUICIDE PREVENTION STRATEGY

2012:02             ABORIGINAL YOUTH SUICIDE AND “LIFE PROMOTION”

2012:03             MURDERED AND MISSING ABORIGINAL WOMEN

2012:04             YOUTH EMPLOYMENT

2012:05             OLDER WOMEN AND DISCRIMINATORY EMPLOYMENT POLICIES AND PRACTICES

2012:06             REGULATION OF EXPLORATION FOR AND EXPLOITATION OF SHALE GAS IN CANADA

2012:07             CRIMINALIZE TORTURE BY NON-STATE ACTORS

2012:08             ECOCIDE AN INTERNATIONAL CRIME

Policy Updates

2012:01PU        EARLY CHILD DEVELOPMENT TO MAXIMIZE POTENTIAL 

2012:02PU        WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY

2012:03PU        OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FOR SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH SERVICES

2012:04PU        A NATIONAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG PLAN

2012:05PU        HOUSING: A STRATEGY FOR CANADIANS

2012:06PU        ELECTRICITY FROM GEOTHERMAL ENERGY

2012 07PU        HUMAN TRAFFICKING: NATIONAL ACTION PLAN

Emergency Policy

2012:01EI         PROMOTION OF THE PARTICIPATION OF CANADIAN WOMEN AND GIRLS IN SOCCER AND OTHER SPORTS

2012:02EI         CANADA’S OBLIGATIONS UNDER THE UN CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD AND ITS OPTIONAL PROTOCOL, INCLUDING REFERENCE TO OMAR KHADR

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2011

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document: 

LIST OF POLICY:

2011:01               BANNING ALL OFFSHORE DRILLING IN THE ARCTIC

2011:02              NATIONAL FOOD SECURITY POLICY

2011:03              ENSURING THE SAFETY OF THE CANADIAN FOOD SUPPLY

2011:04              ESTABLISHMENT OF NANOTECHNOLOGY REGULATIONS

2011:05              REFORM OF THE CANADA PENSION PLAN RETIREMENT INCOME SYSTEM FOR CANADIANS WITH AN EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

2011:06              INCREASING EFFICIENT AND EFFECTIVE PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS IN CANADA

Policy Updates

2011:01               PU NEED FOR REALISTIC INSURANCE FOR NUCLEAR INCIDENTS 

2011:02              PU INTERNATIONAL TRADE AGREEMENT NEGOTIATIONS WITH THE EUROPEAN UNION

2011:03              PU REFORM OF CANADIAN CORRECTIONAL SYSTEM

Emergency Policy

2011:01EI           THE NEED FOR ALL CANADIANS TO HAVE ACCESS TO SUFFICIENT RESOURCES TO COVER THE NECESSITIES OF LIFE

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2010

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LIST OF POLICY:

2010:01a.          INCLUSION OF CHRYSOTILE ASBESTOS IN THE ROTTERDAM CONVENTION

2010:01b           BAN ON MINING AND EXPORTS OF ALL FORMS OF ASBESTOS

2010:02             THE NEED FOR A CENTRAL REGISTRY OF ASBESTOS

2010:03             FURTHER STUDY NEEDED OF EXCITOTOXINS IN THE FOOD SUPPLY

2010:04             DECREASING SODIUM CONSUMPTION BY CANADIANS

2010:05             FOOD SAFETY – MICROORGANISMS

2010:06             URGENT AND CRITICAL NEED TO PROVIDE SAFE AND ADEQUATE HOUSING AND INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ABORIGINAL PEOPLES

Policy Updates

2010:01PU        MAKING MIDWIFERY SERVICES AVAILABLE TO ALL WHO WISH TO USE THEM

2010:02PU        NUCLEAR POWER: INCLUSION OF RADIOACTIVE EMISSIONS AND WASTE IN THE NATIONAL POLLUTANT RELEASE INVENTORY

2010:03PU        ELIMINATION OF COERCIVE, VIOLENT AND ABUSIVE PROSTITUTION

2010:04PU        INTERNATIONAL TRADE AGREEMENT NEGOTIATIONS

Reiteration

A COMMISSIONER FOR CANADA’S CHILDREN

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2009

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:  

LIST OF POLICY:

2009:01             ENSURING POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY THROUGH EFFECTIVE CIVILIAN OVERSIGHT

2009:02             ENSURING POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY IN CASES OF NATIONAL SECURITY COMPLAINTS

2009:03             NATIONAL MENTAL HEALTH STRATEGY

Emergency Policy

2009:01EI         THE NEED TO PROTECT CANADA’S NAVIGABLE WATERS

2009:02EI         THE NEED TO PROTECT THE ENVIRONMENT THROUGH COMPREHENSIVE FEDERAL OR JOINT FEDERAL/PROVINCIAL ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENTS

2009:03EI         CESSATION OF IRRESPONSIBLE PRODUCTION OF OIL FROM TAR SANDS IN CANADA

2009:04EI         STIMULATING ECONOMIC ACTIVITY AT TIMES OF ECONOMIC DOWNTURN

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2008

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:  

LIST OF POLICY:

2008:01          APPOINTMENT OF JUDGES TO SUPREME COURT OF CANADA

2008:02          INADEQUACIES IN INCOME TRANSFER PROGRAMS FOR LOW INCOME SENIORS

2008:03          CALL FOR A NATIONAL ENERGY STRATEGY FOR CANADA

2008:04          THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NATIONAL DENTICARE PROGRAM

2008:05          MINING WASTE POLLUTION REPORTING

2008:06          NEED FOR REFORM OF THE EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE PROGRAM

2008:07          POINT OF SALE SECURITY

2008:08          CALL FOR CANADIAN SUPPORT FOR UN DECLARATION ON RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

Policy Updates

2008:01PU     CHILD AND FAMILY POVERTY REDUCTION STRATEGIES

2008:02PU     MIDWIFERY SERVICES IN CANADA

2008:03PU     NUCLEAR POWER PHASE-OUT 

2008:05PU     THE NEED FOR A NATIONAL FIRE ADVISOR

2008:06PU     CHANGING THE NATIONAL BUILDING CODE TO IMPROVE SAFETY FROM FIRE

Emergency Policy

2008:01EI      GUIDELINES ON THE USE OF STUN WEAPONS

2008:02EI      CLUSTER MUNITIONS

2008:03EI      GOVERNMENT DISCRETION IN AWARDING TAX CREDITS TO FILM AND VIDEO PRODUCTIONS

2008:04EI      THE CANADIAN BOOK EXCHANGE CENTRE

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2007

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:  

LIST OF POLICY:

2007:01             CONCERNING PROPOSED REFORM OF THE CANADIAN SENATE

2007:02             REGULATION OF CANADIAN MINING COMPANIES OPERATING OUTSIDE CANADA

2007:03             MIGRANT FARM WORKERS AND EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE

2007:04             CANADA MORTGAGE AND HOUSING CORPORATION (CMHC) LOW-COST MORTGAGE INSURANCE AND ACCUMULATED SURPLUS

2007:05             IMPROVE LEGIBILITY OF LIST OF INGREDIENTS ON FOOD LABELS

2007:06             INDEPENDENT EXTERNAL ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM FOR FEDERAL WOMEN’S PRISONS

2007:07              PROTECTION OF CHILDREN FROM VIOLENT VIDEO GAMES

Policy Update

2007:01PU        WOMEN AND HIV/AIDS

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2006

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:  

LIST OF POLICY:

2006:01           Protection for Aboriginal Women and Children from Family Violence
2006:02           National Anti-Poverty Legislation
2006:03           Permanent Residence for Nationals of Moratoria Countries
2006:04           Private Health Insurance
2006:05           Small Arms and Light Weapons Trade
2006:06           Investing in Post Secondary Education
2006:07           Gender as an Identifiable Group in the Criminal Code
2006:08           The Need for Ethical Canada Pension Plan Investments
2006:09           Wetlands Conservation

Policy Updates

2006:01           UP Helping Foreign Trained Professionals Access Accreditation
2006:02           UP Protecting Prime Farmlands in Canada

Emergency Policy

2006:01EM     Upholding the Public Health Care System: Banning Dual Practice Medicine
2006:02EM     Support for Victims of Human Trafficking

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2005

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:  

LIST OF POLICY:

2005.01          The Canada Learning Bond and RESPs
2005.02          Corrections and Conditional Release Act ss. 81 and 84 Federally Sentenced Women
2005.03          Defined Benefits Pension Plans at Risk
2005.04          Funding for Travel and Accommodation Costs of Attending Government Consultations and Meetings
2005.05          Inclusive National Anthem
2005.06          Increase Canada’s Financial Contribution to the Global Fund for HIV/AIDS
2005.07          Routine Inclusion of HIV Test in Prenatal Testing

Policy Updates

2005.01UP      Federally Sentenced Women
2005.02UP      Public Private Partnerships (P3s)
2005.03UP      On International Trade
2005.04UP      Sexual Exploitation of Temporary Foreign Workers in the Adult Entertainment Industry

Emergency Policy

2005.01             EI Saving the Food and Drugs Act

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2004

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LIST OF POLICY:

2004 POLICY NCWC

2004.01           Criminalize the Use of Date Rape Drugs

2004.02          Funding in the Non-Profit and Voluntary Sector

2004.03          Preventing Abuse of Women and Female Children in Polygamous Communities

2004.04          Implementation of All United Nations Human Rights Conventions Ratified by Canada

2004.05          Public – Private Partnerships

2004.06          Restricting Trans Fatty Acids in Food

2004.07          Rights To Same Sex Marriage

2004.08          Supporting Women Prisoners Through Restorative Justice

2004.09          Women Essential to Peace

2004.10          World Trade Agreements and the Non-profit Social Service Sector

Policy Updates

2004:01PU       Balancing Protection against International Terrorism and the Protection of Civil Rights

2004:02PU       Cancellation of the Unsustainable Debt of less Developed Countries

2004:03PU       Rights to Food: Food Security for all Canadians

2004:04PU       Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement

2004:05PU       Nuclear/Energy/Future

Emergency Policy

2004.01EI         Protecting Family Law

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2003

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:    

LIST OF POLICY:

2003:01             Accountability for Federally Transferred Funds

2003:02             Campaign for Fairer Trade Rules

2003:03             Helping Foreign-trained Health Care Professionals Access Accreditation

2003:04             Resources for Rural and Urban Municipalities

2003:05             Low Frequency Active Sonar Systems

2003:06             Informing Immigrants

2003:07             Possible Deleterious Effects of Vaccines

2003:08             Involving Youth in the Democratic Process

2003:09             Medical Savings Account

Policy Updates

2003:01PU        Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

2003:02PU        Danger of Nuclear Weapons Readiness

2003:03PU        Genetic Test Results and Insurance Claims

2003:04PU        Mega Hydro Electric Projects in Canada’s North

Emergency  Policy

2003:01EI          A Fifth World Conference for Women

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2002

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:    

LIST OF POLICY:

2002:01             Balancing Protection Against International Terrorism And The Protection Of Civil Rights

2002:02             Electoral Reform / Proportional Representation

2002:03             Notification Of Seniors Re Eligibility For Support

2002:04             Gambling And Games Of Chance

2002:05             Relocation Of Wild Animals

2002:06             Raising The Age Of Protection For Children And Youth From Sexual Exploitation

2002:07             Access Of Adults to Youth and Children For Sexual Purposes Via The Internet

2002:08             Financing For Development

2002:09             Access To Health Care – Addressing Language Barriers

2002:10             Building Greater Democracy, Accountability and Coherence Into Global Governance Institutions

Policy Updates

2002:01PU        Urban Transit

2002:02PU        Affordable Housing

2002:03PU        The Precautionary Principle

2002:04PU        New Reproductive Technologies

2002:05PU        Democratizing Global Trade Institutions

2002:06PU        Cancellation Of Unstainable Debt

2002:07PU        Domestic Violence – Shared Parenting

Emergency Policy

2002:01EM        Charitable Advocacy

2002:02EM        Control Of Access To Nictoine Laced Products Such As Candy And Lip Balm By Children Under 18

2002:03EM        Accountability For Government Created Foundations And Funds

2002:04EM        Protection Of Human Rights Of Aboriginal Peoples In Canada

2002:05EM        The Use Of Pesticides

2002:06EM        Netpen Aquaculture ( Fish Farms)

 

2002:07EM        Recordable Media Levy

 

2002:08EM        Canadian Sovereignty And Dollarization

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2001

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:    

LIST OF POLICY:

2001:01           Quality End-of-Life Care: The Right of Every Canadian

2001:02           Royalties to Canadian Artists on The Second Sale of Visual Art

2001:03           Reassert the Powers of the Federal Government

2001:04           Decriminalization of the Non-Medical Use of Illegal Drugs

2001:05           Prostitution and Trafficking in Women and Girls

2001:06            Strengthening and Enforcing Canada’s Immigration Policies, including Gender Sensitivity

2001:07 United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR)

Policy Updates

2001:01PU        Federal Government Role in Health Care

2001:02PU        Trucking and Highway Safety Standards

2001:03PU        Water and Multinational Trade Agreements

2001:04PU        Equal Benefits for Part-Time Workers

Emergency Policy

2001:01EM        Stem Cell Research Guidelines

2001:02EM        A Commissioner for Canada’s Children

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 2000

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:    

LIST OF POLICY:

2007:01             Concerning Proposed Reform of the Canadian Senate

2000.01             Health Policy and Protection Branch Regulation

  1. Public Participation in Defining Health Policy
  2. Health Protection Branch Regulation
  3. Reporting of Clinical Studies
  4. Inappropriate use of Therapeutic and Non-Therapeutic Products

2000.02             Protecting Children from Physical Violence – Section 43 of the Criminal Code

2000.03             Unjust Treatment of Children in Assault Cases

2000.04             Needs of Canadians with Disabilities

2000.05             Monitoring Dixon in Animal Feed and the Effect on Human Health

2000.06             Improving Standards for Garment Workers

Policy Updates

2000.01PU        Child Care

2000.02PU        Home Care

2000.03PU        Child Poverty and Benefits

2000.04PU        Genetic Engineering / Research

2000.05PU        Dismantling of the Federal Health Protection Branch

Emergency Policy

2000.01EM        Genetic Testing

2000.02EM        Surrogate Motherhood

2000.03EM        Regulation of Reproductive and Genetic Technologies

2000.04EM        Concentration of Ownership of the Media

2000.05EM        Disaster Assistance for Prairie Farmers to Mitigate Cumulative Effects of Unprecedented Rainfall

2000.06EM        Re Genetic Engineering / Public Awareness / Trade

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1999

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:    

LIST OF POLICY:

99.1 Implementing the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Canada
99.2 An International Convention for Humanitarian Aid
99.3 Discrimination Against the Poor
99.4 Homelessness
99.5 Building an Economy that Serves People
99.6 An Independent Health Protection Branch / Vital to public Health
99.7 Alternative Multilateral Agreement on Investment

Policy Updates

99.1 PU The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
99.2 PU Taking Action on Global Climate Change
99.3 PU Women and HIV / Aids
99.4 PU Banking Services and Rules for Disclosure

Emergency Policy

99.1 EM Discriminatory Cuts to Employment Insurance
99.2 EM Cancellation of Unsustainable Debt of Less Developed Countries
99.3 EM The Tobin Tax
99.4 EM Elder Abuse
99.5 EM Working Towards Peace
99.6 EM Supporting Ratification of the Rome Statute Establishing the International Criminal Court

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1998

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:    

LIST OF POLICY:

1998.01           Violence Against Women
1998.02          Renegotiation of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
1998.03          Ensuring Biodiversity/Biosecurity in Canada
1998.04          Mandatory Labeling and Long-Term Testing of Genetically Engineered Foods
1998.05          Senior’s Benefit and Erosion of Savings
1998.06          Globalization: Negotiating Multilateral trade Agreements (with particular reference to MAI)
1998.07          Reinvestment of Federal Budgetary Surplus
1998.08          Banking Services and Rules for Disclosure
1998.09          Establishment of a National Universal Drug Insurance Plan
1998.10          To Establish an Effective and Just International Criminal Court

Emergency Policy

1998.01EM     Economic Gender Equality Indicators and Gender Analysis
1898.02EM    To Maintain Competition Between Canadian Banks and Choices for their Clients
1998.03EM    To Require the National Energy Board (NEB) to Investigate Effects of Changes in Energy Demand
1998.04EM    Child Custody and Access

 

The National Council of Women of Canada  Policy – 1997

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:    

LIST OF POLICY:

97.1 Retaining the Canada Pension Plan
97.2 Support for the Family Caregiver
97.3 Immigration Policy
97.4 Protecting Canada’s Environment
97.5 Nuclear Weapons – Abolition 2000
97.6 Toward a New Relationship Between Aboriginal Peoples and Other Canadians
97.7 Elimination of Coercive Population Control Methods in the Third World Countries
97.8 Regulations Regarding Tobacco Products

Policy Updates

97.9PU Social Assistance Standards
97.10PU Child Proctection Services in Canada
97.11PU Nucelear/Energy Future
97.12PU Eliminating Child Poverty in Canada

Emergency Policy

97.13EM Codex International Threat to Health Freedom
97.14EM Privatization of Water Purification and Distribution Systems
97.15EM Federal-Provincial Negotiations

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1996

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:    

LIST OF POLICY:

96.1 Safeguarding Canada’s Arctic Sovereignty
96.2 Safeguarding Canada’s Arctic Sovereignty Through Self-Surveillance
96.3 Encouraging the Use of Ethanol Blended Fuels
96.4 Support for the Elderly in First Nation Communities
96.5 Sex Selection for Non-Medical Reasons
96.6 Old Age Security
96.7 Land Mines
96.8 Trucking Standards and Highway Safety
96.9 Farm Safety/Adequate Child Care
96.10 Tax Incentives for Sustainable Form of Energy
96.11 Assisted Suicides/Euthanasia

Policy Updates

96.12PU Policy Update-Child Care Deductions for People on Unemployment Insurance Who Are in Training Programs
96.13PU Policy Update-The Seniors Benefit
96.14PU Policy Update-Women as Family Caregivers

Emergency Policy

96.15EM Emergency Resolution: Child Prostitution, Child Sex Tourism, Criminal Harassment and Female Genital Mutilation
96.16EM Emergency Resolution: The Release of Confidential Therapeutic Records of Rape Complainants
96.17EM Emergency Resolution: The Use of Radioactive Waste in Weapons and Military Vehicles
96.18EM Emergency Resolution: Child Care Support Payments and Agreements
96.19EM Emergency Resolution: Eliminating the Abusive Exploitation of Child Labourers

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1995

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LIST OF POLICY:

95.1 Measures to Prevent and Reduce Non-Compliance in Child Support Obligations
95.2 Support for Programme of Action of International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD)
95.3 Towards More Efficient Use of Federal Funds
95.4 Mandatory Testing of Persons Charged With Sexual Assault
95.5 Resolution Regarding the Needs of Immigrating Women, Victims of Spousal/Family Violence
95.6 Marketing Bio-engineered Food, Including Dairy Products

Policy Updates

95.7PU Policy Update: Basic National Curriculum
95.8PU Policy Update: Standards for Feminine Hygiene Products
95.9PU Policy Update: Sewage Treatment/Wastewater Facilities
95.10Q Social Security Reform Questionnaire
95.11PU Policy Update: Tax Benefits for Child Care

Emergency Policy

95.12EM Emergency Resolution: The Family and The Immigration and Citizenship Plan 1995 – 2000
95.13EM Emergency Resolution: Oath of Allegiance
95.14EM Emergency Resolution: Social Assistance Standards
95.15EM Emergency Resolution: Dying with Dignity
95.16EM Emergency Resolution: OAS Based on Family Income
95.17EM Emergency Resolution: Bill C-62, The Regulatory Efficiency Act

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1994

COMPLETE POLICY:   Click below for the full document:    

LIST OF POLICY:

94.1 Pornography Prevention
94.2a Improved Situation of Children in Cases of Separation and Divorce (Part 1)
94.2b Improving the Situation of Children in Cases of Separation and Divorce (Part 2)
94.3 Amending Canada Assistance Plan (CAP) Agreements with the Provinces
94.4 Incentives for Workplace Childcare
94.5 Review of the Role and Function of Social Programs
94.6 Income Tax Act/Stay-At-Home Parents
94.7EM Emergency Resolution: International Social Service Canada (ISS Canada)
94.8 Increased Emphasis on Research into the Causes of Breast Cancer
94.9 Testing Immigrants for AIDS and HIV

Policy Updates

94.10PU Policy Update: Pesticides
94.11PU Policy Update: Chemicals and Hazardous Products
94.12PU Policy Update: Screening of Donors for Artificial Insemination Procedures

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1993

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LIST OF POLICY:

93.1 Water, Free Trade and NAFTA
93.2 Follow up of UNCED Conventions re: Women and Development
93.3EM Emergency Resolution: Protection of Women and Children in Emergency or Armed Conflict
93.4 New Programs for Native Peoples
93.5 Changes to the Income Tax Act
93.6 Federal Funding for Private Sector Training Program
93.7EM Emergency Resolution: Reducing Unemployment
93.8 To Amend the Young Offenders Act
93.9 Protecting Public Employees who Report Wrongdoing
93.10EM Emergency Resolution: Battered Women?s Defence
93.11RE Reiteration of Policy: Institution of Ombudsman
93.12PU Policy Update: Equality of Health Care Services for Canadians
93.13RU Reiteration and Update of Policy: International Law of the Sea
93.14RU Reiteration and Update of Policy: Pensions for Members of Parliament
93.15RE Reiteration of Policy: Development Assistance
93.16RU Reiteration and Update of Policy: Disarmament

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1992

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LIST OF POLICY:

92.1 Cuts in Shared Cost Housing Renovation Programs
92.2 Pleas Bargaining
92.3 Sentencing
92.4 Contempt Proceedings
92.5 Shield Laws
92.6 Appointment of Judges
92.7 Gender Unfairness
92.8 The Use of Observers at Refugees Board Hearings
92.9 Access to Resources to Reduce Elder Abuse
92.10 Ban Production and Export of Tetraethyl Lead
92.11 Removal of Chlorofluorocarbons (CFS’s) from Used Equipment and the Training of those Handling CFC’s
92.12 Protection of Canada’s Ecosystems and National Parks
92.13 Endangering Wildlife Through Poaching and Trafficking for Profit
92.14 Halt the Promotion of Nuclear Technology as Safe Energy Options in Canada and Abroad
92.15 Nato and Norad Low-Level Military Training Flights in Canada

Policy Updates

92.19PU Policy Update: Child Care
92.20PU Policy Update: Housing

Emergency Policy

92.16EM Emergency Resolution: Improved Treatment for Women with Aids
92.17EM Emergency Resolution: Idling of Internal Combustion Engines
92.18EM Emergency Resolution: Female Sexual Mutilation

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1991

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LIST OF POLICY:

91.1 Eliminating Child Poverty
91.2 Operational Funding for Women’s Groups
91.3 Rescinding Bill C-69: The Government Expenditures Restraint Act
91.4 Gun Control
91.5 Support for Media Literacy
91.6 Public Safety in Emergencies
91.7 Over Packaging
91.8 Renewable Sources of Energy
91.9 Urban Transit
91.10 The Interdiction of Unauthorized Hazardous Wastes Entering Canada
91.11 Reimbursement for Municipal Costs Incurred in Apprehension and Conviction of Drug Dealers

Policy Updates

91.12PU Canadian Broadcasting
91.13PU Labour Force Training

Emergency Policy

91.14EM Radiation Doses
91.15EM Free Trade with Mexico
91.16EM Grande Baleine Hydro Electric Development Project

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1990

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LIST OF POLICY:

90.1 Unequal Treatment of Women in the Canadian Court System
90.2 Gender Equality in the Courts
90.3 Pesticide Residue on Imported Fruits and Vegetables
90.4 Government Clawback of Old Age Security Pensions/Family Allowances
90.5 Goods and Service Tax and Debt Reduction
90.6 Implications for Voluntary Organizations of the Goods & Service Tax
90.7 Improving Human Rights Commissions

Emergency Policy

(Wording taken from the 1991 Yearbook)
90.8EM Reading Material, the GST and Illiteracy
90.9EM International Agreements on Environmental Costs in Pricing of Products
90.10EM Boycott of War Toys
90.11EM Ozone Depletion
90.12EM Young Offenders Act
90.13EM Global Warming

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1989

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LIST OF POLICY:

89.1 Reduction of Emissions of Ozone-Depleting Chemicals
89.2 Groundwater Quality Contamination
89.3 Reduction of Federal Government Debt
89.4 Energy Conservation
89.5 National Objectives for Child Care
89.6 Postponement of Sexual Involvement
89.7 Environment
89.8 Protection of Society from Dangerous Offenders

Policy Updates

89.9PU Policy Update: Welfare of Women Prisoners (1981)
89.10PU Update on Policy: Disarmament (1982)

89.12NP New Policy–For Information: Reproductive Technology
89.15RA Ratification of Policy introduced in 1989-Sentencing Reform

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1988

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LIST OF POLICY:

88.1 Housing: A National Emergency
88.2 Taxing Food or Other Basic Consumer Goods
88.3 Actions to Deal with Adult Literacy
88.4 Minimum Wage and Unemployment
88.5 Therapeutic Sterilization of Severely Handicapped Persons
88.6 Guidelines for Sexually Explicit or Violent Advertisements
88.7 Improved Tax Treatment of Interest Income
88.8 Economic Recognition of Volunteerism
88.9 Training Programmes for Women
88.10 Hate Propaganda

Policy Updates

88.11PU Update of Policy Regarding: Reproductive Rights
88.12PU Update of: Plant Breeders’ Rights (Bill C-107)

Reiteration

88.13RE Reiteration 1983 Policy on: Prostitution and Soliciting
88.14RE Reiteration 1984 Policy on: Amendment of Criminal Records Act
88.15RE Reiteration 1986 Policy on: Equality

Emergency Policy

88.16EM Emergency Resolution: Rescuing Bill C-54 – The Regulation of Pornography
88.17EM Emergency Resolution: Free Trade Agreement
88.18EM Emergency Resolution: Sentencing Reform: A Canadian Approach

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1987

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LIST OF POLICY:

87.1 Seniors Bridging Allowance
87.2 Canadian Broadcasting
87.3 Armaments Reduction
87.4 Sexual Abuse of Children
87.5 Environment Canada Cutbacks
87.6 Irradiation of Foods
87.7 Improving the Tax Treatment of Child Care Expenses
87.8 Infant Safety
87.9 Legislation to Protect Non-Smokers
87.10 International Law of the Sea

Emergency Policy

87.11EM Emergency Resolution: Child Care

Resolutions to The International Council of Women

87.12IC Progress Review on the Forward Looking Strategies
87.13IC Women as Users and Producers of Statistics
87.14IC Women and Reproductive Technologies
87.15IC Reproductive Health Protection in Employment
87.16IC Participation and Representation of Women in the World of the United Nations
87.17IC United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners
87.18IC Irradiation of Foods

Reiteration

87.19RE Resolution Reiterated to the International Council of Women: Acid Rain

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1986

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LIST OF POLICY:

86.1 Pornography
86.2 Equal Benefits for Part Time Work
86.3 Information re Prescription Drugs
86.4 The Conservation of Canada’s Arctic Heritage
86.5 Palliative Care
86.6 Job Sharing and Unemployment
86.7 Improved Follow-Up of the Auditor General’s Annual Report
86.8 Chemicals and Ecosystem
86.9 Legalization of Midwifery

Emergency Policy

86.10EM Emergency Resolution: Equality
86.11EM Emergency Resolution: Women in Conflict with the Law
86.12EM Emergency Resolution: Funding Cuts to Studio ‘D’
86.13EM Emergency Resolution: Cabooseless Freight Trains
86.14EM Emergency Resolution: Generic Drugs
86.15EM Emergency Resolution: Tobacco Marketing Board
86.16EM Emergency Resolution: Legalization of the Drug, Depo-Provera
86.17EM Emergency Resolution: Child Care

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1985

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LIST OF POLICY:

85.1 Alcohol Duties and Taxes
85.2 Expanded Use of Mediation – with Standards for Mediation Professionals
85.3 Standardization and Reduction in Number of Package Sizes
85.4 Non-Publication of Names of Accused and/or Arrested Persons
85.5 Safe Drinking Water
85.6 National River Basin Management Policy
85.7 Safe Storage and Disposal of Hazardous Products

Emergency Policy

85.8EM Deregulation of Telephone Industry
85.9EM Support of Radio Canada International
85.10EM Canadian Participation in the Development of ‘Star Wars’ Technology
85.11EM Budget Cuts to Environmental and Wildlife Research Program
85.12EM Amendment to the United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners
85.13EM Amendment to the United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners
85.14EM Inter-State Adoptions

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1984

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LIST OF POLICY:

84.1 Reduction of Lead Levels in the Environment
84.2 Assistance for Canada’s Universities
84.3 Fire Safety
84.4 Amendment Criminal Records Act
84.5 Appraisal Military Strength
84.6 Plant Breeder’s Rights Legislation
84.7 United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization Program (FAO)
84.8 Pension Plan Period of Exclusion
84.9 International Year of the Family
84.10 Claiming Refugee Status in Canada

Emergency Policy

84.11EM South Moresby
84.12EM Drunk Driving
84.13EM Maintenance/Alimony Defaulted Payments

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1983

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LIST OF POLICY:

83.1 Medicare: Reiteration of 1980 Resolution with 2 Additions
83.2 Pornography
83.3 Post Secondary Education Courses in Canadian Penitentiaries
83.4 Pacific Rim National Park
83.5 Amendments to Unemployment Insurance Act – Re: Maternity Benefits
83.6 Women and Video Display Terminals
83.7 Education Program re: Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
83.8 Flat Rate Salary Increases – Equitable Wage Settlements
83.9 Computer Theft
83.10 Improved and Faster Passenger Rail Service
83.11 Upgrading Rail Facilities
83.12 Female Students and New Technology
83.13 Prostitution and Soliciting
83.14 Child Care Assistance
83.15 Pornography

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1982

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LIST OF POLICY:

82.1 Control of Inflation
82.2 Disabled Persons: Expansion of Canada Pension Amendments to Income Tax Act
82.3 Education on Hazards of the Use of Marijuana
82.4 Restriction on the use of Certain Chemicals (Pesticides)
82.5 Biogas – A Soft Energy Path
82.6 Instruction for Immigrant Women
82.7 Income Tax Amendments Preservation of Historic Buildings
82.8 Canadian Policy for Development Assistance

Policy for the Attention of the Provincial Councils

82.9P Support of Rape Crisis and Sexual Assault Centres
82.10P Abuse of the Elderly

Emergency Policy

82.11EM Emergency Broadcast Regulations
82.12EM Canadian Policy at the 2nd U.N. Special Session on Disarmament (UNSSOD II) June/July 1982
82.13EM Canadian Housing Crisis
82.14EM Nuclear Proliferation and Sale of Candu and Fuel

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1981

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LIST OF POLICY:

81.1 Pension Reform Retirement Income
81.2 Improving Pensions for Women
81.3 Enforcement of Family Law/Support and Maintenance Orders
81.4 Income Tax Amendments/Donation to Funds
81.5 Battered Wives
81.6 Child Abuse – Preventative Teams
81.7 Rape Legislation
81.8 Welfare of Women Prisoners

Emergency Policy

81.9EM Emergency Resolution: Mortgage Interest Rates

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1980

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LIST OF POLICY:

80.1 Medicare
80.2 Child Abuse
80.3 Conservation of Water Resources
80.4 Apprentice Training in Canada
80.5 Appointment of Women in Proportionate Numbers
80.6 Restriction on the Use of Social Insurance Numbers
80.7 Participation of Women in Private Pension Plans (Portability and Vesting Provisions)
80.8 Canadian Core Curriculum
80.9 Nuclear Power
80.10 Renewable Energy Sources

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1979

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LIST OF POLICY:

79.1 Equal Pay for Work of Equal Value
79.2 Upward Mobility
79.3 Women in the Visual Arts Field
79.4 Income Tax Amendments
79.5 Safety Closures for Hazardous Products
79.6EM Emergency Resolution: Danger to Canadian Citizens – New Soviet Citizenship Law
79.7 Offensive Television Advertising
79.8 Alcohol Use Education
79.9 Fluoridation of Water

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1978

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LIST OF POLICY:

78.1 Income Tax Deductions for Volunteers
78.2 Acid Rain
78.3 Environmental Impact Assessment
78.4 Clean Water for Every Human Settlement
78.5 Health and Welfare Services (1)
78.6 Health and Welfare Services (2)
78.7 Collective Bargaining
Section II
78.8 Marijuana
78.9 Code System for Food
78.10 Abduction of Child
78.11 Pornography
78.12 Averting Strikes in Essential Services
78.13 Bill C71 – Criminal Code – Rape
78.14 Fluoridation
78.15 Plight of Children in the Ukraine
78.16 Freedom of Movement and Ideas (1977)

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1977

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LIST OF POLICY:

77.1 Transition from a Consumer Society to a Conserver Society
77.2 Decade for Women
77.3 The Right of the Canadian Public in Information Concerning the Public Business
77.4 Labour Settlement
77.5 Respect for Humanitarian Provisions of Helsinki’s “Final Act” Agreement
77.6 Land – Use Planning for Canada
77.7 Shoreline Management Act
77.8 Upgrading the Quality of Television Programming for Youth
77.9 Young Offenders Bill
77.10 Nutrition Canada
77.11 Natural Methods of Family Planning
77.12 Heritage
77.13 Aerosol Containers
77.14 The Safety of Food Packaging Materials

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1976

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LIST OF POLICY:

76.1 Satellite Communications
76.2 Nuclear Pollution
76.3 Health Problems Related to Environmental Problems
76.4 Homemakers and the Canada Pension Plan
76.5 The Human Rights Act and Affirmative Action for Employment Opportunity
76.6 Women and the Canadian Citizenship Act
76.7 No Fault Divorce
76.8 Bill C71
76.9 Income Tax Deductions for Delegates Attending Conventions of Voluntary Organizations
76.10 Common Studies Program
76.11 National Waters
76.12 Tax Exemption on Incomes below Minimum Poverty Levels
(Reiteration of 1970 Resolution) (Guaranteed Annual Income)
76.13 Canadian Human Rights Commission
76.14 The Aged
(Reiteration of 1975 Resolution)
76.15 Canada’s Immigration Policy
76.16 Broadcast Imports

Emergency Policy

76.17EM Emergency Resolution: Scientific Research

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1975

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LIST OF POLICY:

75.1 Satellite Transmissions and Copyright Problems
75.2 High-Rise Buildings
75.3 Integrated Family Court System
75.4 Bureaus of Child Development
75.5 United Nations World Population and Food Conferences
75.6 Alcohol – Food and Drug Act
75.7 Advertising the Dangers of Drugs, Tobacco and Alcohol
75.8 Moral Education
75.9 The Aged
75.10 Hazardous Cargo: A Threat to Passenger Safety
75.11 The Control of the Use of Firearms
75.12 Alternate Source of Energy
75.13 Income Tax Exemption for Interest on Private Home Mortgages
75.14A Surviving Spouse’s Benefits Under the Public Service Superannuation Act
75.14B Surviving Spouse’s Benefits Under the Canada Pension Plan
75.15 Extension of Registered Retirement Savings Plan
75.16 Control of Advertising Directed at Children

Emergency Policy

75.17EM Emergency Resolution: Children’s Rights
75.18EM Emergency Resolution: Abortion
75.19EM Emergency Resolution: Women and Health: Circumcision and Infibulation of Females

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1974

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LIST OF POLICY:

74.1 The Right to Status of Indian Women
74.2 Strikes in the Public Sector
74.3 Land Use and Land Use Planning Study
74.4 Immigration Act and Children of Canadian Mothers
74.5 Prohibition of Advertising of Alcohol and Tobacco
74.6 Training Program in Drug Abuse Recognition and Prevention
74.7 A Reduction of the Widespread Placement of Nuclear Electric Generating Plants
74.8 Sex Discrimination Welfare Legislation
74.9 Economic Value of Home and Volunteer Work
74.10 Canada Census 1971
74.11 Chemicals Used in Meat and Poultry Production
74.12 Poison Prevention Week
74.13 Policy on Encouragement of Small Labour Intensive Industries
74.14 Cultural and Biological Research
74.15 Pornographic Publications
74.16 Equity of Wife at Termination of Marriage by Divorce

Emergency Policy

74.17EM Emergency Resolution: Nutrition Canada
74.18EM Emergency Resolution: Social Insurance Numbers
74.19EM Emergency Resolution: High-Rise Buildings

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1973

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LIST OF POLICY:

73.1 Affirmative Action Plans for Employment Opportunity
73.2 Equality in Fringe Benefit Plans
73.3 Policewomen in the R.C.M.P.
73.4 Pension Plan for Members of Parliament
73.5 Preservation of Audio Visual Material
73.6 Heritage Preservation
73.7 Building Safety Standards as they Concern Handicapped People
73.8 The Old Age Security Pension
73.9 Official Recognition of the Homemaker in Canada
73.10 Participation by Homemakers in a Contributory Social Security Program
73.11 Begging as an Offence
73.12 Financial Aid to Local, Provincial and National Women’s Voluntary Organizations
73.13 Canadian Population Conference
73.14 Establishment of Population Council
73.15 Phenoxy Herbicides
73.16 Wastewater Treatment

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1972

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LIST OF POLICY:

72.1 Need for Consumer Education Films
72.2 A Year’s Service to Canada
72.3 Occupational Training for Adults Program
72.4 Appointments to the Senate and the Courts
72.5 Student Loans
72.6 Re Bill S-20, An Act to Amend the Criminal Code
72.7 Sewage Treatment Facilities
72.8 Prevention of Waste of Natural Resources
72.9 Day Care Centres
72.10 Policy on Day Care for Children of Working Mothers
72.11 Poverty and the Sole-Support Parent
72.12 Vagrancy and Victimized Women
72.13 Status of Women Council

Emergency Policy

72.14EM Emergency Resolution: Import and Sale of Firecrackers
72.15EM Emergency Resolution: Drug Use – Second LeDain Report

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1971

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LIST OF POLICY:

71.1 Uniform Highway Traffic Regulations
71.2 Elimination of Undesirable Films and Documentaries from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Network, and Time
Restrictions of Films for Children
71.3 Hostels for Travelling Youth
71.4 Adoption of the Metric System
71.5 The Desirability of Preserving Objects of Historical and Cultural Value
71.6 Canadian “Short” Documentaries
71.7 Abortion

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1970

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LIST OF POLICY:

70.1 Central Information and Referral Services
70.2 Purchase of Prison Services for Women
70.3 Appointment of Senior Officer Responsible for Treatment of Women Offenders
70.4 Taxation of Income Below the Poverty Level
70.5 Approval of CRTC Announced Policy
70.6 National Film Board

Policy for the Attention of the Federated Associations

70.A Central Information and Referral Services
70.B Incentive Earnings Under the Canada Assistance Plan

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1969

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LIST OF POLICY:

69.1 Women’s Participation in Pension Plans
69.2 National Parks
69.3 Control of Stramonium and Other Drugs
69.4 Hazards of Colour Television

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1968

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LIST OF POLICY:

68.1 Institution of Ombudsman
68.2 Family Unit Taxation
68.3 Estate Tax Exemption
68.4 Position of the Sole-Parent Under the Adult Occupational Training Act
68.5 World Peace Keeping Operations
68.6 Prevention of Air Pollution
68.7 Income Tax Exemption For 65-Year Olds and Over

Policy for the Attention of Provincial Councils of Women

68.A Safety Regarding Ski Lifts
68.B Safety Regarding Motorized Snow Vehicles
68.C. Consumer Education

 

The National Council of Women of Canada Policy – 1967

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LIST OF POLICY:

67.1 Grants for Social Welfare in Urban Renewal
67.2 Income Tax Act–Marital or Equivalent Exemption
67.3 Indian Band Election Regulations
67.4 Resolution Concerning the Population Explosion
67.5 Hazardous Imported Goods
67.6 Revisions to Canadian Bill of Rights
67.7 Disposition of Indian Lands
67.8 Establishment of Rehabilitation Centres for Children who are Victims of War
67.9 Rehabilitation of Children who are Victims of War, and Training of Personnel
67.10 National Council of Women Chairman of Conservation and Recreation

 

 

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