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Legislative Update Report No. 2018-15

Legislation Current To: August 8, 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

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, August 8, 2018:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2018-163 Order 2018-87-05-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List
SOR/2018-164 Order 2018-112-05-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List
SOR/2018-165 Order 2018-66-05-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List

Criminal Code

SOR/2018-166 Regulations for the Monitoring of Medical Assistance in Dying

Proposed Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 28, 2018:

Criminal Code

  • Approved Drug Screening Equipment Order

Releases, Speeches and Statements

Finance

June 27, 2018
Government Adjusts GST/HST Rules for Carbon Emission Allowances

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 28, 2018:

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 to indicate that subsection 81(3) of that Act applies to the substance acetamide, N-(4-ethoxyphenyl)-, also known as phenacetin
  • Publication after screening assessment of a substance — acetamide, N-(4-ethoxyphenyl)- (phenacetin), CAS RN 62-44-2 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(6) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Global Affairs Canada

  • Canada’s continued trade relationship with the United Kingdom post-Brexit

Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act

  • Notice of suspension and setting aside of fundamental decisions of the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board

Treasury Board Secretariat

  • Regulatory modernization — Request for stakeholder comments

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 4, 2018:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Order 2018-87-05-02 Amending the Non-domestic Substances List
  • Publication after screening assessment of a substance — methanone, diphenyl- (benzophenone), CAS RN 119-61-9— specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)
  • Publication of final decision after screening assessment of living organisms— Bacillus cereus (B. cereus strain ATCC 14579 and B. subtilis strain 11685-3) — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Radiocommunication Act

  • Notice No. SMSE-011-18 — Release of ICES-006, issue 3

Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 28, 2018:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Carbon steel welded pipe — Decision

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Determination — Sucker rods
  • Inquiry — Professional, administrative and management support services

National Energy Board

  • Applications to export electricity to the United States
    • Direct Energy Marketing Limited
    • HQ Energy Marketing Inc.

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 4, 2018:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Corrosion-resistant steel sheet — Decision

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Commencement of preliminary injury inquiry
    • Certain carbon steel welded pipe
    • Corrosion-resistant steel sheet
  • Determination — Cold-rolled steel
  • Finding — Dry wheat pasta
  • Inquiry — Task-based informatics professional services
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Alberta

Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, July 31, 2018:

Insurance Act

Alta Reg 142/2018 Miscellaneous Insurance Provisions Amendment Regulation
Alta Reg 143/2018 Home Warranty Insurance Amendment Regulation

Public Sector Pension Plans Act

Alta Reg 144/2018 Public Sector Pension Plans (LAPP/MEPP Shortened Life Expectancy Unlocking) Amendment Regulation

Dangerous Goods Transportation and Handling Act

Alta Reg 149/2018 The Dangerous Goods Transportation and Handling Amendment Regulation

Proclamations

Alberta Gazette, Part I, July 31, 2018:

Interactive Digital Media Tax Credit Act, SA 2018, c I‑3.1

  • Act in force September 4, 2018
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British Columbia

Regulations

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, July 31, 2018:

Environmental Management Act

BC Reg 167/2018 Amends BC Reg 18/2002 — Organic Matter Recycling Regulation

Pension Benefits Standards Act

BC Reg 169/2018 Amends BC Reg 71/2015 — Pension Benefits Standards Regulation

Public Health Act

BC Reg 167/2018

Amends BC Regs
4/83 — Health Act Communicable Disease Regulation
18/2002 — Organic Matter Recycling Regulation Repeals
Repeals
51/2009 — Public Health Act Transitional Regulation
4/83 — Health Act Communicable Disease Regulation
Enacts Reporting Information Affecting Public Health Regulation

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, August 7, 2018:

Safety Standards Act

BC Reg 170/2018 Amends BC Regs
100/2004 — Electrical Safety Regulation
101/2004 — Elevating Devices Safety Regulation
103/2004 — Gas Safety Regulation
104/2004 — Power Engineers, Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Refrigeration Safety Regulation
105/2004 — Safety Standards General Regulation
Amends
104/2004 — Power Engineers, Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Refrigeration Safety Regulation

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Manitoba

  • No entries for this issue

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New Brunswick

Regulations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part II, August 8, 2018:

Judicature Act
Provincial Offences Procedure Act

NB Reg 2018-77 Rules of Court, NB Reg 82-73, amendment
NB Reg 2018-78 Rules of Court, NB Reg 82-73, amendment

Proclamations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, August 1, 2018:

Health Quality and Patient Safety Act, SNB 2016, c 21

  • Act in force July 1, 2018

Notices

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, August 8, 2018:

Financial and Consumer Services Commission

Notice of Rule

  • The making of amendments to Local Rule 72-501 Distributions to Purchasers Outside New Brunswick
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Newfoundland and Labrador

  • No entries for this issue
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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 3, 2018:

Dairy Industry Act

NS Reg 135/2018 Bulk Haulage Regulations — amendment

Personal Health Information Act

NS Reg 132/2018 Personal Health Information Regulations — amendment
NS Reg 133/2018 Personal Health Information Regulations — amendment

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 131/2018 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 134/2018 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Summary Proceedings Act

NS Reg 128/2018 Summary Offence Tickets Regulations — amendment
NS Reg 129/2018 Summary Offence Tickets Regulations — amendment
NS Reg 136/2018 Summary Offence Tickets Regulations — amendment

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Nunavut

Regulations

Nunavut Gazette, Part II, July 31, 2018:

Mine Health and Safety Act

Nu Reg R-020-2018 Mine Health and Safety Regulations, amendment

Occupational Health and Safety Act

Nu Reg R-021-2018 Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, amendment

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Ontario

Bills

  Referenced on first reading only
4 An Act respecting the preparation of a climate change plan, providing for the wind down of the cap and trade program and repealing the Climate Change Mitigation and Low-carbon Economy Act, 2016
5 An Act to amend the City of Toronto Act, 2006, the Municipal Act, 2001 and the Municipal Elections Act, 1996
7 An Act to regulate the price of petroleum products
8 An Act to promote transparency and accountability in the funding of health care services in Ontario
10 An Act to amend the Fire Protection and Prevention Act, 1997 and the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005 in relation to rescue and emergency services training for firefighters and firefighter trainees
11 An Act to provide for safety measures respecting movable soccer goals
12 An Act to amend the Employment Standards Act, 2000 in respect of leaves of absence
13 An Act to amend the Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007 to establish a minimum standard of daily care
14 An Act to require the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to discharge the responsibilities under subsection 15 (1) of the Ontario Water Resources Act to determine the zebra mussel content of Cana Lake, Canal Bay, Canal Lake, Canard Lake, Canard River, Canary Lake, Cancer Lake, Candide Creek, Candide Lake, Candler Lake, Candybar Creek, Candybar Lake, Candy Creek, Cane Lake, Canisbay Creek, Canisbay Lake, Canis Lake, Canister Creek, Canister Lake, Can Lake, Canna Creek, Canna Lake, Cannard's Bay, Canniff Creek, Canniff Lake, Canning Lake, Cannings Falls, Cannon Creek, Cannon Lake, Canoe Bay, Canoe Bay Channel, Canoe Channel, Canoe Creek and Canoe Lake
15 Act An Act to require the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to discharge the responsibilities under subsection 15 (1) of the Ontario Water Resources Act to determine the zebra mussel content of Carcass Lake, Card Bay, Carder Lake, Cardiff Creek, Cardiff Lake, Cardinal Creek, Cardinalis Lake, Cardinal Lake, Card Lake, Cards Lake, Cardwell Lake, Carew Lake, Carey Creek, Carey Lake, Carfrae Lake, Cargill Lake, Cargill Mill Pond, Carhess Creek, Cariad Lake, Carib Creek, Carib Lake, Cariboo Creek, Cariboo Lake, Caribou Bay, Caribou Creek, Caribou Lake, Caribou Rapids, Caribou River, Caribou Throat Lake, Caribus Lake, Carillon Rapids, Carkner Lake, Car Lake, Carl Bay, Carlbom Lake, Carl Creek, Carleton Lake, Carling Bay, Carling Lake, Carl Lake, Carlo Lake, Carlson Lake, Carlstead Bay, Carlton Lake, Carlyle Lake, Carman Bay, Carman Creek, Carman Lake, Carrnichael Lake, Carnachan Bay, Carnahan Lake, Carney Creek, Carney Lake and Carnilac Lake
16 An Act to require the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to discharge the responsibilities under subsection 15 (1) of the Ontario Water Resources Act to determine the zebra mussel content of Caro Lake, Caroline Lake, Carol Lake, Carolyn Creek, Caron Creek, Caron Lake, Carpenter Lake, Carpenter River, Carpet Lake, Carp Lake, Carp River, Carre Lake, Carrick Creek, Carrick Lake, Carrie Lake, Carrie Lake, Carriere Lake, Carrigan Lake, Carrington Lake, Carroll Creek, Carroll Lake, Carroll Wood Bay, Carrot Lake, Carruthers Lake, Carrying Lake, Carry Lake, Carscallen Lake, Carson Bay, Carson Creek, Carson Lake, Carss Creek, Carstens Lake, Carswell Lake, Cartan Lake, Carter Bay, Carter Lake, Carter Rapids, Carthew Bay, Cartier Lake, Cartier Creek, Cart Lake, Cartwrights Creek, Carty Creek, Carty Lake, Carver Lake, Cascade Falls, Cascade Lake, Cascaden Lake, Cascade Rapids, Cascade River, Cascanette Lake, Case River, Casey Creek and Casey Lake
17 An Act to require the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to discharge the responsibilities under subsection 15 (1) of the Ontario Water Resources Act to determine the zebra mussel content of Casgrain Creek, Casgrain Lake, Cash Creek, Cashel Lake, Cashman Creek, Cashore Creek, Casino Lake, Caskie Bay, Caskill Lake, Cask Lake, Casper Lake, Casque Lake, Cassdaga Lake, Casselman's Lake and Casselman's Creek, Cassels Lake, Cassidy Bay, Cassidy Creek, Cassidy Lake, Cassidys Bay, Cass Lake, Casson Lake, Castellar Creek, Castellar Lake, Castlebar Creek, Castlebar Lake, Castle Bay, Castle Creek, Castle Lake, Castleman Lake, Castlewood Creek, Castlewood Lake, Castor Creek, Castor Lake, Castoroil Lake, Castor Ponds, Castor River, Castra Lake, Casurnmit Lake, Caswell Bay, Casvell Lake, Cataract Falls, Cataract Lake, Cataraqui Bay and Cataraqui River
18 An Act to require the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to discharge the responsibilities under subsection 15 (1) of the Ontario Water Resources Act to determine the zebra mussel content of Catastrophe Creek, Catastrophe Lake, Catawba Lake, Cat Bay, Catchacoma Lake, Catcher Lake, Cat Creek, Caterpillar Lake, Cat Falls, Catfish Bay, Catfish Creek, Catfish Lake, Catfish Rapids, Catharine Lake, Cathro Lake, Cathy's Lake, Catlonite Creek, Catlonite Lake, Cat River, Cat Tail River, Cattral Lake, Cauchon Creek, Cauchon Lake, Caulfield Lake, Cauley Lake, Cauliflower Creek, Cauliflower Lake, Caulkin Lake, Caution Lake, Cavalary Creek, Cavalary Lake, Cavanagh Lake, Cavan Creek, Cavano Lake, Cave Harbour, Cave Lake, Cavell Creek, Cavell Lake, Cavendish Lake, Caverly's Bay, Cavern Creek, Cavern Lake, Cavers Bay, Cavern Creek, Cavern Lake, Cavers Creek, Cavers Lake, Caviar Lake, Cawanogami Lake, Cawdron Creek, Cawdron Lake, Cawing Lake, Cawston Lakes, Cawthra Creek, Caya's Lake and Cayer Creek
19 An Act to require the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to discharge the responsibilities under subsection 15 (1) of the Ontario Water Resources Act to determine the zebra mussel content of Cayer Lake, Cayiens Creek, Caysee Lake, Cayuga Creek, Cayuga Lake, Cebush Lake, Cecebe Lake, Cecil Creek, Cecile Lake, Cedar Bay, Cedarbough Lake, Cedarclump Lake, Cedar Creek, Cedar Falls, Cedargum Lake, Cedar Harbour, Cedar Lake, Cedar Rapids, Cedar River, Cedarskirt Lake, Cedric Lake, Cee Creek, Ceepee Lake, Celastruc Lake, Cellist Lake, Celt Creek, Celtis Lake, Celt Lake, Cemetery Creek, Cemetery Lake, Centennial Lake, Centralis Creek, Centralis Lake, Central Lake, Centre Channel, Centre Creek, Centre Falls, Centrefire Creek, Centrefire Lake, Centre Lake, Centreville Creek, Ceph Lake, Ceres Lake, Cerulean Lake, Cerullo Lake, Chabbie Lake, Chabbie River, Chabot Lake, Chadwick Lake, Chagma Lake, Chagnon Lake and Chaillon Lake
20 An Act to require the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to discharge the responsibilities under subsection 15 (1) of the Ontario Water Resources Act to determine the zebra mussel content of Grant Point Harbour, Grants Creek, Grants Creek Bay, Gosselin Creek, Gosselin Lake, Gosselin's Bay, Goss Lake, Goudreau Creek, Goudreau Lake, Goudy Creek, Goudy Lake, Gough Creek, Gough Lake, Gouinlock Lake, Gouin Lake, Goulais Bay, Goulais Lake, Goulais River, Gould Creek, Goulding Lake, Goulet Bay, Goulet Creek, Goulet Lake, Gourd Lake, Gourlay Lake, Gourlie Creek, Govan Lake, Gove Lake, Gover Lake, Government Bay, Government Creek, Government Lake, Governor Bay, Gowan Creek, Gowan Lake, Gowar Bay, Goward Lake, Gowganda Bay, Gowganda Lake, Gowie Bay, Grabers Lake, Grab Lake, Grace Bay, Grace Creek, Graceful Lake, Grace Lake, Gracie Lake, Grady Lake, Graff Lake, Goose Lake, Goose Neck Bay, Gooseneck Creek, Gooseneck Lake, Gooseneck Rapids, Goose Pond, Goose River, Gord Lake, Gordon Bay, Gordon Creek, Gordon Lake, Gordon Rapids, Gordons Bay and Gordons Creek
21 An Act to require the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to discharge the responsibilities under subsection 15 (1) of the Ontario Water Resources Act to determine the zebra mussel content of Gore Bay, Gorge Creek, Gorge Creek Falls, Gorge Lake, Gorman Creek, Gorman Lake, Gorrnan River, Gormans Creek, Gormire Lake, Gormley Creek, Gornupkagama Lake, Gorrie Lake, Gorr Lakes, Gorse Creek, Gorse Lake, Gort Creek, Gort Lake, Goshawk Lake, Goshen Lake, Gosling Lake, Goldie Lake, Goldie River, Goldilocks Lake, Golding Lake, Gold Lake, Gold Mountain Lake, Goldsborough Creek, Goldsborough Lake, Gold Seekers Bay, Goldsmith Lake, Goldspink Lake, Goldstein Lake, Goldthrope Lake, Goldwin Creek, Goldwin Lake, Golf Course Bay, Golf Lake, Goltz Lake, Golub Lake, Gong Creek, Gong Lake, Gooch Creek, Gooch Lake, Goodchild Creek, Goodchild Lake, Goode Lake, Goodens Creek, Gooderham Creek, Gooderham Lake, Goodeve Lake, Goodfish Lake, Good Fortune Lake, Good Harbour, Goodie Creek, Goodie Lake, Goodier Lake, Goodkey Creek and Goodlad Lake

Regulations

Ontario Works Act, 1997

O Reg 393/18

Administration and Cost Sharing, amending O Reg 280/18, which amends O Reg 135/98

O Reg 394/18

General, amending O Reg 279/18, which amends O Reg 134/98

O Reg 395/18

General, revoking O Reg 282/18, which amends O Reg 134/98

O Reg 399/18

Prescribed Policy Statements, amending O Reg. 277/18, which amends O Reg 564/05

O Reg 400/18

General, amending O Reg 372/18, which amends O Reg 134/98

O Reg 402/18

General, amending O Reg 134/98

Endangered Species Act, 2007

O Reg 404/18

Species at Risk in Ontario List, amending O Reg 230/08

Proclamations

Ontario Gazette, July 28, 2018:

Protecting Patients Act, 2017, SO 2017, c 11

  • Order in Council 623/2018 directed the issuance of a proclamation in respect of the Protecting Patients Act, 2017. The proclamation, issued on March 27, 2018, names July 1, 2018 as the day on which sections 4 and 6 of Schedule 2 to the Act come into force. The revocation of the proclamation is now desired.
    Therefore, we, by and with the advice of the Executive Council of Ontario, revoke the proclamation.

Cannabis, Smoke-Free Ontario and Road Safety Statute Law Amendment Act, 2017, SO 2017, c 26

  • Order in Council 780/2018 directed the issuance of a proclamation in respect of the Cannabis, Smoke-Free Ontario and Road Safety Statute Law Amendment Act, 2017. The proclamation, issued on April 18, 2018, names July 1, 2018 as the day on which sections 1-29 of Schedule 3 to the Act come into force. The revocation of the proclamation is now desired.
    Therefore, we, by and with the advice of the Executive Council of Ontario, revoke the proclamation.

Notices

Ontario Gazette, July 28, 2018:

Financial Services Commission of Ontario

  • 2018 Statement of Priorities

Ontario Gazette, August 4, 2018:

Financial Services Commission of Ontario

  • Classes of Insurance and Definitions for Purposes of the Insurance Act
  • List of Insurers Licensed to Transact Business under the Insurance Act
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Prince Edward Island

  • No entries for this issue
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Quebec

Réglements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, 1er août 2018:

Loi sur le régime de retraite des fonctionnaires

CT 219769 Règlement modifiant le Règlement d’application de la Loi sur le régime de retraite des fonctionnaires

Loi sur le régime de retraite du personnel d’encadrement

CT 219771 Règlement modifiant le Règlement d’application de la Loi sur le régime de retraite du personnel d’encadrement

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, August 1, 2018:

Act respecting the Civil Service Superannuation Plan

TB 219769 Regulation to amend the Regulation under the Act respecting the Civil Service Superannuation Plan

Act respecting the Pension Plan of Management Personnel

TB 219771 Regulation to amend the Regulation under the Act respecting the Pension Plan of Management Personnel

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Saskatchewan

  • No entries for this issue
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Yukon

  • No entries for this issue
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