Lobbyists left wondering who could get dinged with O’Toole’s $50,000 fines
Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole released his party's platform on Aug. 16, proposing stricter rules and tougher penalties for Canada's ethical and lobbying laws.
Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole's party platform proposes increasing the maximum fine, from $500 to $50,000, for those who violate the Conflict of Interest Act. Lobbyists are interested in more details about what violations would warrant a more serious monetary penalty. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia