Regulations, which will take effect at the end of the year, bar the import, sale or use of processed asbestos fibres and products containing them.
Most Canadians’ first purchase of legal adult-use pot will likely be online, as there were relatively few retail stores ready on Wednesday.
Legalized pot draws big crowds and much enthusiasm.
American energy dominance is a bi-partisan priority.
Some other provinces have said they will ban all forms of pot consumption in public.
Federal budget in 2017 pledged about $1.8 billion over six years to help pay for expanded skills training programs.
Employers and labour groups divided on the issue of drug testing.
The blast Tuesday shut down the Enbridge natural gas pipeline about 15 kilometres northeast of Prince George.
Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the bench 50-48 Saturday, amid controversy over sexual assault allegations.
Manufacturers favour giving car owners rebates to buy new vehicles over hardware upgrades to millions of diesel models.
Bill 148 mandates equal pay for part-time and temporary workers doing the same job as full-time employees and increases vacation entitlements.
New labour and environmental commitments included in the deal, but feds fell short in other areas.
One critic says approval process is tainted by the fact that the government insists the project it now owns will be built no matter what.
When feds purchased Trans Mountain, they also bought the Puget Sound line, which carries Alberta oil to four Washington refineries.
Environmental groups say they’ll continue to fight the project.