Position Papers

  • Submission to the Premier's Council on Aging and Senior's Issues, August 31, 2006.  We suggest a number of revisions to our provincial human rights legislation that would more adequately protect the rights of older British Columbians.  While we also support revising the legislation to prohibit the practise of mandatory requirement, we urge Council to seek a corresponding commitment that a changing retirement landscape would not alter the foundation or the adequacy of our social security system. 
  • brief statement of the Coalition's position on the Direct Access Tribunal. 
  • Letter to the Premier, March 2004 – Urging government to reconsider its decision to repeal same-sex provisions in the B.C. Cremnation, Internment and Funeral Services Act