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In January 2004, Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers Responsible for Consumer Affairs discussed a number of concerns they had with regard to the travel services industry, and agreed that a coordinated approach to ensuring consumer protection in the travel industry is necessary.

They directed officials to start work on such a coordinated approach, including issues such as protecting prepaid airline and other travel monies and full price advertising. Ministers directed their officials — the Consumer Measures Committee (CMC) — to work together to find a coordinated solution to this problem.

A multi-jurisdictional CMC working group has been struck to examine this and other issues relating to consumer protection in the travel sector.

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Consultation(s)

Options for Greater Transparency in Airline Fare Advertising - August 2004
Consultation closed on September 14, 2004
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