NLFL voices opposition to Bill C-27 - An Act to Amend the Pension Benefits Standards Act, Which Represents a Dangerous and Immediate Attack on Future and Current RetireesMonday, November 21st 2016
Bill C-27, An Act to Amend the Pension Benefits Standards Act, 1985, represents a dangerous and immediate attack on future and current retirees and Defined Benefit (DB) pension plans in the federal private sector and Crown corporations. Bill C-27 was introduced without notice or consultation with Canadians, pensioners, or unions and proposes measures that directly contradict election promises to improve retirement security for Canadians. If enacted, it will have negative implications for private and public sector DB plans in every jurisdiction in Canada. you can read the full release here.