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THE GREAT ROTATION
On March 20, 2013, the Saskatchewan Government released its 2013 Budget.
On February 28, 2013, the British Columbia government introduced Bill 16, the Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act (the “Act”).
On February 12th, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) hosted its annual pension forum in Toronto to discuss issues and initiatives affecting federally regulated pension plans.
On December 14, 2012, the federal Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act (the “PRPP Act”) and the accompanying regulations (the “PRPP Regulations”) came into force.