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Justice - 1999

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January 15
Topsail Road location for youth remand centre on hold
Review into Gregory Parsons case suspended


February 13
Minister responds to arbitration board decision regarding RNCA collective agreement negotiations

February 24
Cabinet announces decision on RNC award

February 25
NOTE TO EDITORS: Minister available to meet media, February 25, St. John's


March 1
Minister comments on sudden death at Whitbourne Youth Correctional Institute

March 22
Provision of four new RCMP units for Coastal Labrador
$1.8 million for new youth remand centre


June 19
Location for new youth remand centre confirmed


July 15
Department of Justice issues statement on recent escape from penitentiary

July 20
Department announces site of new St. John's Youth Centre


August 5
Human Rights Commission - Board of inquiry decision


October 5
Minister announces changes within department

October 8
Department releases report into death of Eugene Rose

October 13
Human Rights Commission - Inquiry into human rights complaint to begin October 14
Minister comments on addition at Newfoundland and Labrador Correctional Centre for Women


November 1
Minister comments on illegal walkout
Supreme Court grants injunction

November 2
Department of Justice issues comment on illegal strike by correctional officers

November 4
Minister corrects recent statements from NAPE

November 5
NOTE TO EDITORS:  Minister available to media, November 5, St. John's, Subject:  Illegal strike by province's correctional officers
Minister comments on resumption of illegal strike

November 6
Department of Justice receives NAPE letter regarding correctional officers
Correctional officers returning to work
Minister provides additional information on return to work by correctional officers

November 22
Minister responds to Supreme Court clarification of Marshall decision

November 25
NOTE TO EDITORS: News conference, November 25 Subject: Government's legislation banning bulk water removal
Minister responds to comments regarding bulk water removal legislation


December 6
Ministerial Statement - Tribute to province's high sheriff

December 14
Human Rights Commission - Board of Inquiry, Wednesday, December 15, complaint against Networth Management


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