1973 - Legislative Changes
In 1973, the
Association formed a special committee on the Land Surveyors Act. The special
Committee prepared a brief to be presented to a provincial legislative committee
reviewing regulations and licensing of professions and occupations. The
Association also prepared a draft amendment, in cooperation with the Director of
Surveys office, on amendments to the Surveys Act and Survey Control Regulations.
Similarly, the Association prepared a brief to the Minister of Municipal Affairs
on a proposed new Planning Act.
President Okamura thanked everyone who participated on committees but was
concerned that a number of members did not feel like they had adequate
opportunity to comment on changes to legislation and when there was such
opportunity only a few members provided their opinions back to the Association.
As in 1971, the Association hosted a panel discussion on the education of the
surveyor at the Annual General Meeting - the first and only one to be held in
- Back - 1972 -
Errors and Omissions Insurance
- Forward - 1974 -
Charging Articling Students