City of Hamilton: Lobbyist Registry

City announces a 45-day written community consultation period for proposed Lobbyist Registry

Deadline for the receipt of all written submissions is Friday, May 30, 2014 at 4:30 p.m.

City Council has approved the deferral of the proposed draft by-law “To Establish and Maintain a Lobbyist Registry” pending a 45-day written consultation period.

During this 45-day written consultation period, citizens are invited to send their feedback about the proposed by-law to the City, through the City Clerk’s Office.

Written submissions can be emailed to clerk@hamilton.ca, Attention: Carolyn Biggs, Legislative Co-ordinator, or submitted by mail to:

Hamilton City Hall

City Clerk’s Office

71 Main Street West, 1st Floor

Hamilton, ON

L8P 4Y5

Copies of the draft by-law are available at all City Municipal Service Centres, or by accessing the following link http://www.hamilton.ca/lobbyistregistry. Scroll down to the “proposed draft by-law link”.

For the location of the closest Municipal Service Centre to you, please call

(905) 546-CITY (2489).

A special meeting of the General Issues Committee will be convened on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 4:00 p.m., at which time staff will report on the results of the public consultation.