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Legislative Update Report No. 2017-16

Legislation Current To: August 23, 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

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, August 23, 2017:

Broadcasting Act

SOR/2017-159 Discretionary Services Regulations
SOR/2017-160 Regulations Amending the Broadcasting Distribution Regulations and the Television Broadcasting Regulations, 1987

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2017-157 Order 2017-66-06-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List
SOR/2017-158 Order 2017-87-06-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List

Releases, Speeches and Statements

Finance

August 11, 2017
Department of Finance Canada Launches Second Stage of Consultations on Federal Financial Sector Framework — Comments by September 29, 2017

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 12, 2017:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Notice with respect to the availability of environmental occurrences notification agreements
  • Order 2017-87-06-02 Amending the Non-Domestic Substances List

Global Affairs Canada

  • Consultations on Canada negotiating a Free Trade Agreement with the Pacific Alliance

Hazardous Materials Information Review Act

  • Filing of claims for exemption

Radiocommunication Act

  • Notice No. SLPB-001-17 — Consultation on Releasing Millimetre Wave Spectrum to Support 5G

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 19, 2017:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Publication after screening assessment of chlorhexidine and its salts, including those specified on the Domestic Substances List (paragraphs 68(b) and 68(c) or subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Radiocommunication Act

  • Notice No. SLPB-005-17 — Consultation on a Technical, Policy and Licensing Framework for Spectrum in the 600 MHz Band

Telecommunications Act

  • Notice No. TDPB-001-2017 — Petition to the Governor in Council concerning Telecom Regulatory Policy CRTC 2017-91  

Miscellaneous Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 19, 2017:

  • Certas Home and Auto Insurance Company — Reduction of stated capital
  • Equity Financial Trust Company — Letters patent of continuance
  • Kansa General International Insurance Company Ltd. — Notice
  • RBC Insurance Company of Canada — Reduction of stated capital

Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 12, 2017:

National Energy Board

  • Application to export electricity to the United States — Nexus Energy Inc.

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 19, 2017:

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Determination — Carbon and alloy steel line pipe

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Alberta

Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, August 15, 2017:

Fair Trading Act

Alta Reg 157/2017 Home Inspection Business (Expiry Date Extension) Amendment Regulation

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British Columbia

Regulations

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, August 15, 2017:

Employment Standards Act

BC Reg 158/2017 Amends BC Reg 396/95 — Employment Standards Regulation


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Manitoba

Regulations

Manitoba Laws - Unconsolidated Regulations

The Provincial Offences Act

Man Reg 95/2017 Provincial Offences General Regulation
Man Reg 96/2017 Preset Fines and Offence Descriptions Regulation

The Provincial Court Act

Man Reg 97/2017 Electronic Documents Related to Offences Regulation, amendment 
Man Reg 98/2017 Justices of the Peace Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 104/2017 Justices of the Peace Regulation, amendment 

The Highway Traffic Act

Man Reg 99/2017 Image Capturing Enforcement Regulation, amendment 
Man Reg 100/2017 Bicycle Helmets Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 107/2017 Highway Speed Regulation, amendment

Manitoba Laws - Proclamations

The Court Security Amendment Act, SM 2017, c 16

The Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology Amendment Act, SM 2017, c 9

  • Sections 1, 2 and 5 in force September 1, 2017 (OIC 218/2017)

The Provincial Court Amendment Act, SM 2017, c 4

The Provincial Offences Act, SM 2013, c 47, Sch A

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New Brunswick

Regulations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part II, August 16, 2017:

Cost of Credit Disclosure and Payday Loans Act

NB Reg 2017-23 Payday Lending Regulation

Provincial Offences Procedure Act

NB Reg 2017-25 NB Reg 91-50, amendment

Notices

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, August 23, 2017:

Financial and Consumer Services Commission

Notice of Rule

  • The making of Financial and Consumer Services Commission Rule PDL-001 Payday Loans Licensing and Ongoing Obligations and Rule PDL-002 Fees

(Together, the rules).


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Newfoundland and Labrador

Notices

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part I, August 11, 2017:

Judicature Act

  • Court of Appeal Rules
    • Practice Note — Civil Proceedings — CAPN No. 2017-01
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Northwest Territories

  • No entries for this issue
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Nova Scotia

Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, August 18, 2017:

Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation (Nova Scotia) Act

NS Reg 118/2017 Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Marine Installations and Structures Occupational Health and Safety Transitional Regulations — amendment
NS Reg 119/2017 Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Marine Installations and Structures Transitional Regulations — amendment

Environment Act

NS Reg 120/2017 Environmental Assessment Regulations — amendment
NS Reg 121/2017 Asbestos Waste Management Regulations — amendment

Pension Benefits Act

NS Reg 117/2017 Pension Benefits Regulations — amendment

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 115/2017 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 116/2017 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices


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Nunavut

  • No entries for this issue

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Ontario

Regulations

Ontario Gazette, August 12, 2017:

Pension Benefits Act

O Reg 286/17 Conversions and Transfers of Assets under Section 80.4 of the Act and Conversions Under Section 81.0.1 of the Act, amending O Reg 311/15

Occupational Health and Safety Act

O Reg 287/17 Control of Exposure to Biological or Chemical Agents, amending Reg 833 of RRO 1990
O Reg 288/17 Designated Substances, amending O Reg 490/09
O Reg 289/17 Industrial Establishments, amending Reg 851 of RRO 1990

Health Insurance Act

O Reg 291/17 General, amending Reg 552 of RRO 1990

Health Protection and Promotion Act

O Reg 292/17 Recreational Camps, amending Reg 568 of RRO 1990
O Reg 293/17 Public Pools, amending Reg 565 of RRO 1990

Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007

O Reg 294/17 General, amending O Reg 79/10

Consolidated Hearings Act

O Reg 296/17 Hearings, amending Reg 173 of RRO 1990

Environmental Protection Act

O Reg 297/17 General — Waste Management, amending Reg 347 of RRO 1990
O Reg 298/17 Spills, amending Reg 360 of RRO 1990
O Reg 299/17 Effluent Monitoring and Effluent Limits — Petroleum Sector, amending O Reg 537/93
O Reg 300/17 Effluent Monitoring and Effluent Limits — Pulp and Paper Sector, amending O Reg 760/93
O Reg 301/17 Environmental Penalties, amending O Reg 222/07
O Reg 305/17 Industry Emissions — Nitrogen Oxides and Sulphur Dioxide, amending O Reg 194/05
O Reg 306/17 Effluent Monitoring and Effluent Limits — Metal Mining Sector, amending O Reg 560/94
O Reg 307/17 Effluent Monitoring and Effluent Limits — Metal Casting Sector, amending O Reg 562/94
O Reg 308/17 Effluent Monitoring and Effluent Limits — Iron and Steel Manufacturing Sector, amending O Reg 214/95
O Reg 309/17 Air Pollution — Local Air Quality, amending O Reg 419/05
O Reg 310/17 Effluent Monitoring and Effluent Limits — Electric Power Generation Sector, amending O Reg 215/95
O Reg 311/17 Effluent Monitoring and Effluent Limits — Inorganic Chemical Sector, amending O Reg 64/95
O Reg 312/17 Records of Site Condition — Part XV.1 of the Act, amending O Reg 153/04
O Reg 313/17 Effluent Monitoring and Effluent Limits — Organic Chemical Manufacturing Sector, amending O Reg 63/95

Ontario Water Resources Act

O Reg 302/17 Licensing of Sewage Works Operators, amending O Reg 129/04

Toxics Reduction Act, 2009

O Reg 304/17 General, amending O Reg 455/09

Securities Act

O Reg 314/17 Derivatives Traded by Crown Agents

Ontario Gazette, August 19, 2017:

Employment Standards Act, 2000

O Reg  315/17 Enforcement, amending O Reg 289/01

Green Energy Act, 2009

O Reg 318/17 Energy and Water Efficiency — Appliances and Products, amending O Reg 404/12

Social Work and Social Service Work Act, 1998

O Reg 319/17 Registration, amending O Reg 383/00

Provincial Offences Act

O Reg 323/17 Parking Infractions, amending Reg 949 of RRO 1990
O Reg 324/17 Proceedings Commenced by Certificate of Offence, amending Reg 950 of RRO 1990

Proclamations

Ontario Gazette, August 12, 2017:

Protecting Patients Act, 2017, SO 2017, c 11

  • Schedule 2, s 1, 2, 3, 5, which amend the Immunization of School Pupils Act, in force September 1, 2017

Ontario Gazette, August 19, 2017:

Rental Fairness Act, 2017, SO 2017, c 13

  • Sections 3(1), 4, 7-10, 13, 14, 17, 25, 28, which amend the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006, in force September 1, 2017


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Prince Edward Island

Notices

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, August 19, 2017:

Judicature Act

  • Rules of Court — Twenty-First Series of Amendments to the 1996 Consolidation (EC2017-462)

Egg Producers of Prince Edward Island

  • Price Determination Order — Amendment (EPPEI 17-06)

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Quebec

Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 23 août 2017:

Loi sur les terres du domaine de l’État

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la vente, la location et l’octroi de droits immobiliers sur les terres du domaine de l’État

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, August 23, 2017:

An Act respecting the lands in the domain of the State

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the sale, lease and granting of immovable rights on lands in the domain of the State


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Saskatchewan

Notices

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, August 11, 2017:

Court of Queen’s Bench for Saskatchewan 

  • Rules of Court — Amendments to the Queen’s Bench Rules

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Yukon

Regulations

Yukon Gazette, Part II, August 15, 2017:

Quartz Mining Act

Yukon OIC 2017/124 The Prohibition of Entry on Certain Lands (City of Whitehorse) Order, amendment

Environment Act

Yukon OIC 2017/125 Designated Materials Transitional Amendment Regulation (2017)


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