ontario laws

Now that we're into the new year, Ontario is bringing in a list of new changes for 2023 that could impact your life in several different ways.

From everything to Ontario's minimum wage to rules and costs for drivers, and changes to various categories in health care, there are lots of new laws you'll want to make note of.

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Over the last few months, the Ontario government has passed a number of new laws and regulations that are bound to shake things up for everyone, from workers to businesses and residents across the province.

From being able to ignore your work-related responsibilities after hours to a significant pay increase for minimum wage workers, here are six different laws, rules, or extensions that are officially set to happen in Ontario next year.

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We all know at least one person who proudly claims to have never broken the law before. But realistically speaking, it's highly doubtful that anyone is a complete angel. Surely the majority of us have jaywalked before at least once, or loitered somewhere where we weren't supposed to. And even if you haven't, in Canada, there are a couple of obscure laws still in place today that you may have broken without knowing; just because they are so easy to overlook.

So before you go around telling people you're pure to the bone, check out these weird laws that are still in effect in Ontario to make sure you haven't broken any of them.  Some of them are specific to certain locations in Ontario, while others apply to all of Ontario as well as nationwide:

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