- Employment and Training
- Financial Institutions
- International Trade
- Justice and Law Enforcement
- National Security/Security
Subject Matter Details
Legislative Proposal, Bill or Resolution
- Amendments to the Aeronautics Act if/when reintroduced with respect to safety and security
- Amendments to the Criminal Code to include misuse of high-powered laser illumination devices (aircraft)
- Rights and policies of unions as they might be affected by Bill C-377. That initiatives and new regulations will support union administration and operations in a fair and equitable manner, such that these initiatives do not place unfair burden or additional costs on unions, but a fair mechanism for financial transparency is instituted. We wish to pursue fair accounting and reporting practices for the funds of the association much as they currently exist.
Legislative Proposal, Bill or Resolution, Regulation
- Amendments to the Pension Act, the Pension Benefits Standards Act, the Income Tax Act in respect of pension reforms
Policies or Program
- Current/Future Air Safety and Security policies/programs with respect to general aviation in Canada and abroad; as they pertain to airline pilots and the conduct of their profession; and as they affect the traveling public. We are interested in improving timelines for changing regulations thus speeding up the process. We are following proposed changes to flight time and duty regulations to ensure they meet the ICAO requirements. We are interested in changes to aviation and airport security as it pertains to efficiencies and consistency across Canada.
- Issues concerning collective bargaining process/rights as they pertain to the rights captured under the Canada Labour Code; such that these rights are maintained or enhanced; such that these rights are better understood; and such that these rights serve the interests of Canadian workers and the public at large. We are interested in protecting our right to industrial action; our right to represent our members; and our right to account for membership dues responsibly, under the Canada Labour Code.
- Temporary Foreign Workers Program - foreign pilots
- Amendments to the Canadian Aviation Regulations in respect of safety and security
Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)
Finance Canada (FIN)
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada
House of Commons
Justice Canada (JC)
Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions Canada (OSFI)
Prime Minister's Office (PMO)
Privy Council Office (PCO)
Public Safety Canada (PS)
Senate of Canada
Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB)
Transport Canada (TC)
In-house Organization Details
Description of the organization's activities
Representative of Air Canada mainline pilots to corporation, government and industry. On behalf of the Association, we will pursue and encourage regulatory reform on issues related to labour, aviation, flight safety, and employment. We will also provide our expertise on such subject matters as deemed appropriate by government agencies and departments.
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration
Organization's membership or classes of membership
Active mainline pilots of Air Canada. The Air Canada Pilots Association is a recognized trade union on the Canada LAbour Code and is made up of approximately 3100 dues paying member/pilots.
No government funding was received during the last completed financial year.
In-house Organization Contact Information
6299 Airport Road
Mississauga, ON L4V 1N3
Lobbyists employed by the organization
- Craig Blandford,
No public offices held