Legislative Update Report No. 2012-14

July 30, 2012

Federal Government

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, July 18, 2012:

Access to Information Act

SI/2012-52Order Amending the Access to Information Act Heads of Government Institutions Designation Order

Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012

SOR/2012-146Cost Recovery Regulations
SOR/2012-147Regulations Designating Physical Activities
SOR/2012-148Prescribed Information for the Description of a Designated Project Regulations

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2012-144Order 2012-87-07-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List

Privacy Act

SI/2012-53Order Amending the Privacy Act Heads of Government Institutions Designation Order

Proposed Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 14, 2012:

Health of Animals Act

  • Regulations Amending the Health of Animals Regulations

Bank Act

  • Approved External Complaints Bodies (Banks and Authorized Foreign Banks) Regulations

Orders in Council

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 14, 2012:

Aeronautics Act

  • Interim Order No. 10 Respecting Private Operators

Proclamations

Canada Gazette, Part II, July 18, 2012:

Jobs, Growth and Long-Term Prosperity Act, SC 2012, c 19

  • Sections 52 to 63 and 66 enacting the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012 in force July 6, 2012 (SI/2012-56)
  • Sections 68 to 85, 89, 90, 92 to 97 and 99 to 114 amending the National Energy Board Act, in force July 6, 2012 (SI/2012-57)

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 14, 2012:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Guidelines for the Reduction of Dyes Released from Pulp and Paper Mills
  • Human Health Risk Assessment for Biodiesel Production, Distribution and Use in Canada

Alberta

Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, July 14, 2012:

Business Corporations Act

Alta Reg 105/2012Business Corporations Amendment Regulation

Judicature Act

Alta Reg 111/2012Justices of the Peace 2009 Compensation Commission Regulation

Justice of the Peace Act

Alta Reg 110/2012Justice of the Peace and Related Regulations Amendment Regulation

Proclamations

Alberta Gazette, Part I, July 14, 2012:

Justice and Court Statutes Amendment Act, 2011, SA 2011, c 20

  • Section 2, 3, 8 and 10, which amend the Builders' Lien Act, Civil Enforcement Act, Justice of the Peace Act and Proceedings Against the Crown Act respectively, in force July 1, 2012

Protection of Children Abusing Drugs Amendment Act, 2009, SA 2009, c 12

  • Act in force July 1, 2012

British Columbia

  • No entries for this issue

Manitoba

  • No entries for this issue

New Brunswick

  • No entries for this issue

Newfoundland

  • No entries for this issue

Northwest Territories

  • No entries for this issue

Nova Scotia   

Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, July 13, 2012:

NewPage Port Hawkesbury Pension Plans Act

NS Reg 134/2012NewPage Port Hawkesbury Pension Plans Regulations

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 131/2012Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 137/2012Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Teachers' Pension Act

NS Reg 135/2012Teachers' Pension Plan Regulations, amendment
NS Reg 136/2012Teachers' Pension Plan Regulations, amendment

Nunavut

  • No entries for this issue

Ontario

Regulations

Ontario Gazette, July 14, 2012:

Courts of Justice Act

O Reg 186 /12Family Law Rules, amending O Reg 114/99

Environmental Assessment Act

O Reg 196/12General, amending Reg 334 of RRO 1990

Environmental Protection Act

O Reg 195/12Renewable Energy Approvals Under Part V.0.1 of the Act, amending O Reg 359/09

Financial Services Commission of Ontario Act, 1997

O Reg 183/12Assessment of Expenses and Expenditures, amending O Reg 11/01

Highway Traffic Act

O Reg 177/12High Occupancy Vehicle Lanes, amending O Reg 620/05

Homes for Special Care Act

O Reg 176/12General, amending Reg 636 of RRO 1990

Ontario Clean Energy Benefit Act, 2010

O Reg 197/12General, amending O Reg 495/10

Ontario Works Act, 1997

O Reg 189/12General, amending O Reg 134/98

Pension Benefits Act

O Reg 178/12General, amending Reg 909 of RRO 1990
O Reg 179/12Solvency Funding Relief for Certain Public Sector Pension Plans, amending O Reg 178/11
O Reg 180/12Abibow Canada Inc. Pension Plans, amending O Reg 196/11
O Reg 181/12General Motors Pension Plans, amending O Reg 321/09
O Reg 182/12Stelco Inc. Pension Plans, amending O Reg 99/06


Prince Edward Island

Regulations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part II, July 7, 2012:

Collection Agencies Act

EC2012-346Regulations Amendment

Notices

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, July 14, 2012:

Dairy Farmers of Prince Edward Island

  • Fluid Milk Distributor Licensing Order — DFPEI 2012-01

Quebec

Réglements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 11 juillet 2012 :

Loi sur les services de santé et les services sociaux

Décret 719-2012Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les renseignements devant être transmis par les établissements au ministre de la Santé et des Services sociaux

Code de la sécurité routière

Décret 733-2012Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les normes d'arrimage

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, July 11, 2012:

An Act respecting health services and social services

OC 719-2012Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the information that institutions must provide to the Minister of Health and Social Services

Highway Safety Code

OC 733-2012Regulation to amend the Cargo Securement Standards Regulation

Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 11 juillet 2012 :

Loi sur les relations du travail, la formation professionnelle et la gestion de la main-d'oeuvre dans l'industrie de la construction

  • Règlement de prélèvement de la Commission de la construction du Québec

Code des professions

  • Règlement modifiant le Code de déontologie des membres de l'Ordre professionnel des technologistes médicaux du Québec
  • Règlement sur les activités professionnelles qui peuvent être exercées par des personnes autres que des ergothérapeutes

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, July 11, 2012:

An Act respecting labour relations, vocational training and manpower management in the
construction industry

  • Levy Regulation of the Commission de la construction du Québec

Professional Code

  • Regulation to amend the Code of ethics of the members of the Ordre professionel des technologistes médicaux du Québec
  • Regulation respecting professional activities that may be engaged in by persons other than occupational therapists

Saskatchewan

Regulations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, July 6, 2012:

The Renewable Diesel Act

Sask Reg 1/2012The Renewable Diesel Regulations

The Labour-sponsored Venture Capital Corporations Act

Sask Reg 44/2012The Labour-sponsored Venture Capital Corporations Amendment Regulations, 2012

The Business Corporations Act

Sask Reg 46/2012The Business Corporations Amendment Regulations, 2012

The Public Health Act, 1994

Sask Reg 47/2012The Swimming Pool Amendment Regulations, 2012

Proclamations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, July 6, 2012:

The Renewable Diesel Act, SS 2011, c R-19.001

  • Act in force July 1, 2012

The Tourism Saskatchewan Act, SS 2012, c T-15.02

  • Act in force July 1, 2012

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, July 13, 2012:

The Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation Act, SS 2012, c S-12.1

  • Act in force July 10, 2012

Yukon

  • No entries for this issue
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