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Legislative Update Report No. 2017-03

Legislation Current To: February 8, 2017

In This Issue

Federal Government Nova Scotia
Alberta Nunavut
British Columbia Ontario
Manitoba Prince Edward Island
New Brunswick Québec/Quebec
Newfoundland Saskatchewan
Northwest Territories Yukon

Federal Government

Bills

House of Commons

  Referenced on first reading only
C-334 An Act to amend the Canada Evidence Act and the Criminal Code (journalistic sources)
C-335 An Act to amend the Conflict of Interest Act (gift or other advantage)
C-336 An Act regarding the right to know when products contain toxic substances

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, February 8, 2017:

Farm Products Agencies Act

SOR/2017-6 Order Amending the Canadian Egg Marketing Levies Order

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 28, 2017:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Notice of intent to amend the Domestic Substances List under subsection 87(3) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (Erratum)
  • Publication after screening assessment of a substance — acetic acid, anhydride, CAS RN 108-24-7 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)
  • Publication after screening assessment of five short-chain alkane substances specified on the Domestic Substances List (paragraphs 68(b) and (c) and subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Department of Health Act

  • Notice amending Health Canada’s National Dosimetry Services Products, Services and Fee Schedule

Hazardous Materials Information Review Act

  • Decisions, undertakings and orders on claims for exemption
  • Filing of claims for exemption

Radiocommunication Act

  • Notice No. SMSE-001-17 — Release of RSS-131, Issue 3
  • Notice No. SMSE-002-17 — Consultation on the Technical and Policy Framework for Radio Local Area Network Devices Operating in the 5150-5250 MHz Frequency Band
  • Notice No. SMSE-003-17 — Release of CS-03, Part V, Issue 9, Amendment 2

Bank Act

  • Canadian Western Bank — Exemption

Insurance Companies Act

  • Sun Life Financial Inc. — Exemption

Canada Gazette, Part I, February 4, 2017:

Species at Risk Act

  • Description of Queensnake critical habitat in the Big Creek National Wildlife Area, Long Point National Wildlife Area and St. Clair National Wildlife Area

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Publication after screening assessment of a living organism — Trichoderma reesei (T. reesei) strain ATCC 74252 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)
  • Publication after screening assessment of two substances — 2-pyrrolidinone, 1-methyl-, CAS RN 872-50-4 (NMP), and 2-pyrrolidinone, 1-ethyl-, CAS RN 2687-91-4 (NEP) — specified on the Domestic Substances List (paragraphs 68(b) and (c) or subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)
  • Publication of results of investigations and recommendations for a substance — oils, lard, sulfurized (sulfurized lard oil), CAS RN 61790-49-6 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (paragraphs 68(b) and (c) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Bank Act

  • Street Capital Bank of Canada — Letters patent of continuance and order to commence and carry on business

Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 28, 2017:

Species at Risk Act

  • Description of critical habitat of the Porsild’s Bryum in Quttinirpaaq National Park of Canada

Canada Gazette, Part I, February 4, 2017:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Certain fabricated industrial steel components — Decisions

Canada–Newfoundland and Labrador Atlantic Accord Implementation Act

  • Call for Bids No. NL16-CFB01
  • Call for Bids No. NL16-CFB02
  • Issuance of exploration licence — Exception to call for bids

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Commencement of inquiry — Certain fabricated industrial steel components
  • Determination — Armament
  • Inquiry — Goods and/or services related to the Kathryn Spirit, moored in Beauharnois, Quebec

Supplements

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 28, 2017:

Copyright Board

  • Statement of Royalties to Be Collected by SOCAN for the Communication to the Public by Telecommunication, in Canada, of Musical or Dramatico-Musical Works

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Alberta

Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, January 31, 2017:

Labour Relations Code

Alta Reg 1/2017 Market Enhancement Recovery Fund Distribution (Expiry Date Extension) Amendment Regulation

Notices

Alberta Gazette, Part I, January 31, 2017:

Alberta Securities Commission

  • Amendments to Multilateral Instrument 11-102 Passport System
  • Amendments to National Instrument 14-101 Definitions
  • Amendments to National Instrument 21-101 Marketplace Operation
  • Amendments to National Instrument 23-102 Use of Client Brokerage Commissions
  • Amendments to National Instrument 31-103 Registration Requirements, Exemptions and Ongoing Registrant Obligations
  • Amendments to National Instrument 55-104 Insider Reporting Requirements and Exemptions

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British Columbia

Regulations

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, January 31, 2017:

Clean Energy Act

BC Reg 7/2017 Amends BC Reg 377/2010 — First Nations Clean Energy Business Fund Regulation

Environmental Management Act

BC Reg 12/2017 Amends BC Reg 243/2016
BC Reg 19/2017 Amends BC Reg 301/90 — Environmental Data Quality Assurance Regulation

Financial Institutions Act

BC Reg 15/2017 Amends BC Reg 328/90 — Insurance Licensing Exemptions Regulation

Health Professions Act

BC Reg 6/2017 Amends BC Reg 275/2008 — Health Professions General Regulation

Pension Benefits Standards Act

BC Reg 18/2017 Amends BC Reg 71/2015 — Pension Benefits Standards Regulation

Pharmacy Operations and Drug Scheduling Act

BC Reg 6/2017 Amends BC Reg 9/98 — Drug Schedules Regulation

Workers Compensation Act

BC Reg 9/2017 Amends BC Reg 296/97 — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

Notices

British Columbia Gazette, Part I, January 26, 2017:

Minister of Natural Gas Development

  • Calling for tenders: Competition for the right to explore and develop Crown petroleum and natural gas resources, closes February 22, 2017

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Manitoba

Regulations

Manitoba Laws - Unconsolidated Regulations

The Regional Health Authorities Act

Man Reg 7/2017 Regional Health Authorities (Ministerial) Regulation, amendment


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New Brunswick

  • No entries for this issue
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Newfoundland and Labrador

Regulations

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part II, January 20, 2017:

Judicature Act

NLR 2/17 Rules of the Supreme Court, 1986, amendment      

Mineral Act

NLR 3/17 Mineral Regulations, amendment     

Notices

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part I, January 27, 2017:

Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Atlantic Accord Implementation Act  
Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Atlantic Accord Implementation Newfoundland and Labrador Act

  • Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board — Issuance of Exploration Licence — Exception to Call for Bids
  • Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board — Call for Bids No. NL16-CFB01
  • Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board — Call for Bids No. NL16-CFB02
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Northwest Territories

Regulations

Northwest Territories Gazette, Part II, January 31, 2017:

Judicature Act

NWT Reg R-023-2017 Court Services Fees Regulations, amendment
NWT Reg R-024-2017 Probate, Administration and Guardianship Fees Regulations, repeal
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Nova Scotia

Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, February 3, 2017:

Environment Act

NS Reg  8/2017 Approval and Notification Procedures Regulations — amendment

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg  6/2017  Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg  9/2017  Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Summary Proceedings Act

NS Reg  7/2017  Summary Offence Tickets Regulations — amendment

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Nunavut

Regulations

Nunavut Gazette, Part II, January 31, 2017:

Petroleum Products Tax Act

Nu Reg R-001-2017 Tax Rebate Regulations

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Ontario

Regulations

Ontario Gazette, February 4, 2017:

Highway Traffic Act

O Reg 2/17 Parking, amending Reg 604 of RRO 1990
O Reg 3/17 Speed Limits, amending Reg 619 of RRO 1990
O Reg 4/17 Speed Limits, amending Reg 619 of RRO 1990

Notices

Ontario Gazette, February 4, 2017:

2017 Agreement Amending the Multilateral Agreement Respecting Pooled Registered Pension Plans and Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans

Minister of Health and Long-Term Care

  • Notice of Proposed Regulation — Personal Health Information Protection Act, 2004

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Prince Edward Island

Notices

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, February 4, 2017:

Dairy Farmers of Prince Edward Island

  • Class 1 Milk Product Price Determination Order (DFPEI 2017-01)

Egg Producers of Prince Edward Island

  • Amendment to Board Order ECMB 88-2 (EPPEI 17-01)
  • Price Determination Order — Amendment (EPPEI 17-02)

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Quebec

Projets de loi

  Référencés à la première lecture seulement
126 Loi favorisant la santé financière et la pérennité du régime de retraite du personnel d'encadrement et modifiant diverses dispositions législatives

Bills

  Referenced on first reading only
126 An Act to foster the financial health and sustainability of the Pension Plan of Management Personnel and to amend various legislative provisions

Réglements

Sanctions

8 février 2017

  • Loi nº 112, Loi donnant suite principalement à des mesures fiscales annoncées à l’occasion du discours sur le budget du 17 mars 2016 — Chapitre nº 1

Assents

8 February, 2017

  • Bill 112, An Act to give effect mainly to fiscal measures announced in the Budget Speech delivered on 17 March 2016 — Chapter No. 1

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Saskatchewan

  • No entries for this issue

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Yukon

  • No entries for this issue

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