IN THE MATTER OF THE SECURITIES ACT
R.S.O. 1990, c.S.5 AS AMENDED
IN THE MATTER OF
WHEREAS on April 1, 2002, the Ontario Securities Commission issued a Notice of Hearing pursuant to sections 127(1) of the Securities Act in respect of Fran Harvie and other respondents;
AND WHEREAS Fran Harvie entered into a settlement agreement dated June 17, 2002, has agreed to a proposed settlement of the proceeding, subject to the approval of the Commission;
AND WHEREAS Staff has provided notice to bring this matter back on for hearing;
AND UPON REVIEWING the settlement agreement and the statement of allegations of Staff of the Commission and upon hearing submissions of counsel for Fran Harvie and of Staff;
AND WHEREAS the Commission is of the opinion that it is in the public interest to make this order;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
- The settlement agreement dated June 17, 2002, attached to this order is hereby approved;
- Pursuant to subsection 127(1)(6) of the Act, Fran Harvie is reprimanded;
- Pursuant to subsection 127(1)(2) of the Act, Fran Harvie is prohibited from trading in any securities for a period of five years; and
- Pursuant to subsection 127(1)(8) of the Act, Fran Harvie is prohibited from becoming or acting as a director or officer of any issuer for a period of five years.
DATED at Toronto this 20th day of June, 2002.