In March 1987, LEAF provided the Ontario Task Force on Mandatory Retirement (The Ianni Commission) with a submission concerning the impact of mandatory retirement on women.

LEAF’s submission described some of the serious economic and social effects of mandatory retirement on elderly women, resulting from factors such as:

The submission also argued that mandatory retirement represented sex discrimination.

Download the submission below.

1987-03-Submission-To-The-Ontario-Task-Force-On-Mandatory-Retirement-Ianni-Commission-About-The-Impact-Of-Mandatory-Retirement-On-Women