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Conflict-of-interest

Conservative

  • Introduce real penalties for violations of the Conflict of Interest Act.
  • Disallow the indirect holding of shares by Cabinet ministers.
  • Increase oversight powers of the Ethics Commissioner to request additional information about the content of meetings.
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NDP

Bring in tougher penalties in the Conflict of Interest Act and fully ban cash-for-access events.

Green

  • Strengthen the Conflict of Interest Act to include financial and other penalties for breaking the law.
  • Impose strict conflict of interest screening criteria for appointments to federal regulatory boards and agencies.

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