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Table 4 Key Policies and Legislation Ontario Campus Continuums Operate Within

From: Seniors’ campus continuums: local solutions for broad spectrum seniors care

Campus Feature Provincial Legislation or Policy
Independent Seniors Housing • Residential Tenancies Act 2006.
• Housing Services Act, 2011
Assisted Living/Supportive Housing • Home Care and Community Services Act, 1994
• Assisted Living Services for High Risk Seniors Policy, 2011
Adult Day Programs • Patients First Act, 2016
Wellness Centres • Seniors Active Living Centres Act, 2017
Retirement Homes • Retirement Homes Act, 2010
• Residential Tenancies Act, 2006
Long-term Care Homes • Ontario Long-term Care Homes Act, 2007
Hospital • A Public Hospitals Act, 1990
Foundation • Canada Revenue Agency Guidelines
• Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010
• Individual Gift Agreements with Philanthropists
Unions • Labour Relations Act, 1995
• Collective Agreements
Common to All • Building Code Act, 1992
• Employment Standards Act, 2000
• Fire Protection and Prevention Act, 1997
• Health Protection and Promotion Act, 1990
• Human Rights Code, 1990
• Municipal Regulations and By-Laws
• Personal Health Information Protection Act, 2004
• Quality of Care Information Protection Act, 2016
• Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, 1997
  1. Source: https://www.ontario.ca/laws