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Legislative Update Report No. 2018-03

Legislation Current To: February 7, 2018

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-68 An Act to amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence
C-391 An Act respecting a national strategy for the repatriation of Aboriginal cultural property
C-392 An Act to amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of provincial law)
C-393 An Act to amend the Canadian Multiculturalism Act (non-application in Quebec)
C-394 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (parenting tax credit)
C-395 An Act to amend the Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act
C-396 An Act to amend the Department of Industry Act (financial assistance)

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, February 7, 2018:

Farm Products Agencies Act

SOR/2018-3 Order Amending the Canadian Chicken Marketing Levies Order

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2018-6 Order 2018-66-01-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List
SOR/2018-7   Order 2018-87-01-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List

Royal Assents

February 7, 2018

  • Bill C-210, An Act to amend the National Anthem Act (gender) — Chapter No. 1

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 27, 2018:

Radiocommunication Act

  • Notice No. SMSE-001-18 — Release of RSS-133, issue 6 (amendment)

Canada Gazette, Part I, February 3, 2018:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Publication after screening assessment of two substances — thioperoxydicarbonic diamide ([(H2N)C(S)]2S2), tetramethyl- (TMTD), CAS RN 137-26-8, and piperidine, 1,1'-(tetrathiodicarbonothioyl)bis- (DPTT), CAS RN 120-54-7 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (paragraphs 68(b) and (c) or subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 27, 2018:

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Determination — Scientific instruments
  • Expiry review of order — Seamless carbon or alloy steel oil and gas well casing
  • Inquiry — Information processing and related telecommunications services

Canada Gazette, Part I, February 3, 2018:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Certain copper pipe fittings — Decisions

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  •  Commencement of inquiry — Copper pipe fittings

NAFTA Secretariat

  • Requests for Panel Review
    • Softwood lumber products from Canada
    • 100- To 150-seat large civil aircraft from Canada

National Energy Board

  •  Application to export electricity to the United States — Matador Power Marketing Inc.

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Alberta

  • No entries for this issue

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British Columbia

Regulations

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, January 30, 2018:

Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act

BC Reg 4/2018 Amends BC Reg 101/2016 – Pooled Registered Pension Plans Regulation

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, February 6, 2018:

Insurance Corporation Act

BC Reg 7/2018 Amends BC Reg 307/2004 – Special Direction IC2 to the British Columbia Utilities Commission

Proclamations

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, January 30, 2018:

Pooled Registered Pension Plans Amendment Act, 2017, SBC 2017, c 14

  • Section 2 in force January 29, 2018 (BC Reg 4/2018)

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Manitoba

Regulations

Manitoba Laws - Unconsolidated Regulations

The Election Financing Act

Man Reg 8/2018 Election Financing Forms Regulation, amendment 

The Court of Queen's Bench Act

Man Reg 11/2018 Court of Queen's Bench Rules, amendment
Man Reg 12/2018 Court of Queen's Bench Rules, amendment
Man Reg 13/2018 Court of Queen's Bench Rules, amendment
Man Reg 14/2018 Court of Queen's Bench Rules, amendment

Manitoba Laws - Proclamations

The Efficiency Manitoba Act, SM 2017, c 18

  • Act, except sections 37, 44 and 49, in force January 25, 2018 (OIC 18/2018)

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New Brunswick

Bills

  Referenced on first reading only
42 Government Advertising Act 
43  An Act to Amend the Motor Vehicle Act 
44 An Act to Amend the Employment Standards Act 

Notices

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, February 7, 2018:

Financial and Consumer Services Commission

Notice of Adoption

  • Rules of Procedure of the Financial and Consumer Services Tribunal

Request for Comments

  • Proposed amendments to Financial and Consumer Services Commission Local Rule 72-501 Distribution of Securities to Persons Outside New Brunswick (the “Local Rule 72-501”)
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Newfoundland and Labrador

Proclamations

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part II, January 26, 2018:

An Act Respecting Regulatory Accountability And Reporting, SNL 2016, c R-10.02

  • Act in force January 26, 2018 (NLR 6/18)

Notices

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part I, January 26, 2018:

Court of Appeal Act
Court of Appeal Rules

 Practice Notices — Civil Proceedings

  • CAPN No. 2018-01 — Contents of Notice of Appeal
  • CAPN No. 2018-02 — Leave of Appeal
  • CAPN No. 2018-03 — Appeals Involving Children
  • CAPN No. 2018-04 — Constitution of Five-Judge Panel for Reconsideration of Decision
  • CAPN No. 2018-05 — Service of Documents
  • CAPN No. 2018-06 — Making a Request
  • CAPN No. 2018-07 — Staying an Order Pending Appel
  • CAPN No. 2018-08 — Court Calendar — Designated Hearing Days
  • CAPN No. 2018-09 — Setting the Date for Hearing an Appeal
  • CAPN No. 2018-10 — Documents Submitted After Hearing Date is Set and Replacement Materials Filed Earlier
  • CAPN No. 2018-11 — Transcript and Agreed Statement of Facts
  • CAPN No. 2018-12 — Appeal Book, Factum and Transcript
  • CAPN No. 2018-13 — Formal Orders
  • CAPN No. 2018-14 — Appearing in Court
  • CAPN No. 2018-15 — Frequently Cited Cases — Civil
  • CAPN No. 2018-16 — Frequently Cited Cases — Criminal
  • CAPN No. 2018-17 — Print Size of Case Authorities
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Northwest Territories

Regulations

Northwest Territories Gazette, Part II, January 31, 2018:

Workers’ Compensation Act

NWT R-002-2018 Workers’ Compensation General Regulations, amendment

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Nova Scotia

Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, February 2, 2018:

Dairy Industry Act

NS Reg 3/2018 Bulk Haulage Regulations — amendment
NS Reg 4/2018 Bulk Haulage Regulations — amendment

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 2/2018  Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices.
NS Reg 5/2018   Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices.

Regulated Health Professions Network Act

NS Reg 6/2018 Order Modifying Scope of Practice

Residential Tenancies Act

NS Reg 9/2018  Residential Tenancies Regulations — amendment

Proclamations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, February 2, 2018:

Marine Renewable-energy Act, SNS 2015, c 32

  • Act in force January 23, 2018 (NS Reg 7/2018)

An Act to Amend Chapter 4 of the Acts of 1994-95, the Gaming Control Act, SNS 2011, c 63

  • Act, other than subclause 1(b) and clauses 4 and 5, in force January 23, 2018 (NS Reg 10/2017)

Notices

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part I, January 31, 2018:

Nova Scotia Civil Procedure Rules

  • Nova Scotia Civil Procedure Rules and Practice Memorandums Amendments, January 26, 2018

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Nunavut

  • No entries for this issue

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Ontario

Regulations

Ontario Gazette, February 3, 2018:

Farm Products Marketing Act

O Reg 2/18 By-laws for Local Boards, amending Reg 400 of RRO 1990

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Prince Edward Island

Regulations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part II, January 27, 2018:

Regulated Health Professions Act

EC2018-34 Occupational Therapists Regulations

Proclamations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, January 27, 2018:

Health Professions Statutes Repeal Act, SPEI 2015, c 29

  • Section 3 in force January 27, 2018

Notices

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, February 3, 2018:

Egg Producers of Prince Edward Island

  • Price Determination Order — Amendment (EPPEI 18-01)

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Quebec

Projets de loi

  Référencés à la première lecture seulement
1091 Loi modifiant la Loi sur les transports pour rééquilibrer le partage de la contribution des automobilistes au transport en commun au sein de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec

Bills

  Referenced on first reading only
1091 An Act to amend the Transport Act in order to rebalance the sharing of the contribution of motorists to public transit within the Communauté métropolitaine de Québec 

Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 31 janvier 2018:

Loi sur la qualité de l’environnement

  • Règles de procédure du Bureau d’audiences publiques sur l’environnement

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 31, 2018:

Environment Quality Act

  • Rules of procedure of the Bureau d’audiences publiques sur l’environnement

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Saskatchewan

Regulations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, February 2, 2018:

The Saskatchewan Pension Plan Act

Sask Reg 3/2018 The Saskatchewan Pension Plan Amendment Regulations, 2018

Proclamations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, January 26, 2018:

The Saskatchewan Pension Plan Amendment Act, SS 2015, c 20

  • Sections 1 to 10; subsections 11(1), (2), (4) and (5); sections 12 and 13; subsections 14(2), (3) and (4); and sections 15 to 20 in force January 29, 2018

Notices

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, January 26, 2018:

The Medical Profession Act, 1981

  • Saskatchewan College of Physicians and Surgeons —  Regulatory Bylaw Amendments

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Yukon

  • No entries for this issue

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