December 16, 2011 - SFL Supports Private Member's Bill to Establish Jimmy's Law
The SFL is offering its support for a private member’s bill, introduced into the Saskatchewan Legislature yesterday, that would establish Jimmy’s Law. Named for the late Jimmy Ray Wiebe, who was tragically murdered at work in Yorkton in the early morning hours of June 20th, 2011, the law would protect vulnerable people working late hours without a co-worker.
The Saskatchewan Federation of Labour (SFL) enthusiastically congratulates Saskatchewan’s trans* community on yesterday’s passage of Bill 171 – which amended the Human Rights Code to include gender identity.
The Saskatchewan Federation of Labour (SFL) recognizes the 25th anniversary of the École Polytechnique shooting, and remembers the 14 young women that lost their lives.