By Ken Fox
The remaining provisions of the Municipal Conflict of Interest Amendment Act, 2015, SS 2015, c. 30, are now in effect. Sections 2-5, 2-6, 3-5, 3-6, 4-5 and 4-6 are proclaimed into force October 26, 2016. The new provisions require municipal councils to adopt a model code of ethics and all council members are to take a prescribed oath or affirmation. For more information on the amendment, please view the government new release.