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Legislative Update Report No. 2019-01 Le Bulletin d'actualités législatives

Legislation Current To: January 9, 2019

In This Issue

Federal Government / Gouvernement fédéral Nova Scotia / Nouvelle-Écosse
Alberta / Alberta Nunavut / Nunavut
British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique Ontario / Ontario
Manitoba / Manitoba Prince Edward Island / Île-du-Prince-Édouard
New Brunswick / Nouveau-Brunswick Québec / Quebec
Newfoundland and Labrador / Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador Saskatchewan / Saskatchewan
Northwest Territories / Territoires du Nord-Ouest Yukon / Yukon

Federal Government / Gouvernement fédéral

Regulations / Réglements

Canada Gazette, Part II, January 9, 2019:

Farm Products Agencies Act

SOR/2019-4 Order Amending the Canadian Egg Marketing Levies Order
SOR/2019-5 Regulations Amending the Canadian Egg Marketing Agency Quota Regulations, 1986
SOR/2019-6 Regulations Amending the Canadian Egg Marketing Agency Quota Regulations, 1986
SOR/2019-7 Regulations Amending the Canadian Egg Marketing Agency Quota Regulations, 1986
SOR/2019-10 Order Amending the Beef Cattle Research, Market Development and Promotion Levies Order
SOR/2019-12 Order Amending the Canadian Chicken Marketing Levies Order

Aeronautics Act

SOR/2019-11 Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems)

Species at Risk Act

SOR/2019-2 Critical Habitat of the Western Silvery Minnow (Hybognathus argyritis) Order
SOR/2019-3 Critical Habitat of the Coastrange Sculpin (Cottus aleuticus) Cultus Population Order

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2019-13 Order 2018-87-08-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List

Supreme Court Act

SOR/2019-1 Rules amending the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada

Proposed Regulations / Projets de réglement

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 29, 2018:

Species at Risk Act

  • Order Amending Schedule 1 to the Species at Risk Act

Notices / Avis

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 29, 2018:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Notice with respect to the availability of a proposed equivalency agreement

Hazardous Materials Information Review Act

  • Filing of claims for exemption

Radiocommunication Act

  • Notice No. DGSO-003-18 — Extension to the comment period: Consultation on a New Set of Service Areas for Spectrum Licensing
  • Notice No. SLPB-007-18 — Decision on a Licence Renewal Process for Spectrum in the Bands 849-851 MHz and 894-896 MHz for Air-Ground Services

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 5, 2019:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Publication after screening assessment of six substances in the Pigments and Dyes Group specified on the Domestic Substances List (paragraphs 68(b) and (c) or subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Commissions / Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 29, 2018:

Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act

  • Call for Bids No. NS18-3

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Finding — Sucker rods

Canada Transportation Act

  • Regulated interswitching rates for 2019

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 5, 2019:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Certain nitisinone capsules — Decision

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Commencement of inquiry — Nitisinone capsules
  • Determination — Textiles and apparel
  • Finding — Cold-rolled steel

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Alberta / Alberta

Regulations / Réglements

Alberta Gazette, Part II, December 31, 2018:

Oil and Gas Conservation Act
Oil Sands Conservation Act
Responsible Energy Development Act

Alta Reg 214/2018

Curtailment Rules

Alta Reg 255/2018

Curtailment Rules Amendment Regulation

Employment Standards Code

Alta Reg 218/2018 Employment Standards Amendment Regulation

Oil and Gas Conservation Act

Alta Reg 219/2018 Oil and Gas Conservation Rules Amendment Regulation

Safety Codes Act

Alta Reg 229/2018

Certification and Permit (Expiry Date Extension) Amendment Regulation

Health Professions Act

Alta Reg 237/2018 Midwives Profession Regulation

Regulations Act

Alta Reg 238/2018 Midwifery Repeal Regulation

Various Acts

Alta Reg 239/2018 Health Regulations Amendment Regulation

Traffic Safety Act

Alta Reg 241/2018 Use of Highway and Rules of the Road Amendment Regulation

Electric Utilities Act

Alta Reg 242/2018

Transmission Amendment Regulation

Alta Reg 260/2018

Capacity Market Regulation

Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act

Alta Reg 244/2018 Methane Emission Reduction Regulation

Mines and Minerals Act

Alta Reg 245/2018 Crown Minerals Registration Amendment Regulation
Alta Reg 246/2018

Oil Sands Royalty Regulation, 1997 (Expiry Date Extension) Amendment Regulation

Alta Reg 247/2018

Petroleum Marketing Amendment Regulation

Responsible Energy Development Act

Alta Reg 248/2018 Responsible Energy Development Act General Amendment Regulation
Alta Reg 249/2018

Security Management for Critical Upstream Petroleum and Coal Infrastructure (Expiry Date Extension) Amendment Regulation

Water Act

Alta Reg 250/2018 Water (Offences and Penalties) (2018) Amendment Regulation
Alta Reg 253/2018

Water (Ministerial, 2018) Amendment Regulation

Alberta Utilities Commission Act
Electric Utilities Act

Alta Reg 261/2018 Fair, Efficient and Open Competition Amendment Regulation

Proclamations / Proclamations

Alberta Gazette, Part I, December 31, 2018:

An Act to Enable Clean Energy Improvements, SA 2018, c 6

  • Act in force January 1, 2019 (OIC 394/2018)

Growth and Diversification Act, SA 2018, c 8

  • Sections 1, 2, 4, 5, 6 and 7 of Schedule 2 in force February 1, 2019 (OIC 399/2018)

Health Professions Act, RSA 2000, c H-7

  • Section 156(aa) and Schedule 13 in force April 1, 2019 (OIC 409/2018)

An Act to Secure Alberta's Electricity Future, SA 2018, c 10

  • Section 2(24), (25) and (37)(a)(ii) in force December 11, 2018 (OIC 418/2018)

Condominium Property Amendment Act, 2014, SA 2014, c 10

  • Sections 2(a)(ix) and (xiii), 17, 22(b), 23 to 26, 27(b) and (c), 28(c), 29, section 30 to the extent that it enacts sections 38.1, 39(1) and (2)(a), 39.1 and 39.2 of the Condominium Property Act, sections 31, 32, 35, 39, 40, 42 to 44, 52, section 55(d) to the extent that it enacts section 81(f.2) to (f.96) of the Condominium Property Act, sections 55(e) to (g) and (j), 56, 59 and 61 in force July 1, 2019 (OIC 435/2018)
  • Section 37 in force on January 1, 2020 (OIC 435/2018)

Notices / Avis

Alberta Gazette, Part II, December 31, 2018:

Alberta Securities Commission

  • Amendmentds to Multilateral Instrument 11-102 Passport System
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 41-101 General Prospectus Requirements
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-101 Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-101 Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-102 Investment Funds
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-102 Investment Funds
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-102 Investment Funds
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-104 Commodity Pools
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-106 Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-107 Independent Review Committee for Investment Funds
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-107 Independent Review Committee for Investment Funds
  • Amendmentds to National Instrument 81-107 Independent Review Committee for Investment Funds

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British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique

Regulations / Réglements

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, December 25, 2018:

Securities Act

BC Reg 287/2018

Amends BC Regs
58/2008 – Multilateral Instrument 11-102 Passport System
59/2008 – National Instrument 41-101 General Prospectus Requirements
1/2000 – National Instrument 81-101 Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure
2/2000 – National Instrument 81-102 Investment Funds
283/2002 – National Instrument 81-104 Commodity Pools
218/2005 – National Instrument 81-106 Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure
276/2006 – National Instrument 81-107 Independent Review Committee for Investment Funds

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Manitoba / Manitoba

Regulations / Réglements

Manitoba Laws - Unconsolidated Regulations

The Workers Compensation Act

Man Reg 1/2019 Adjustment in Compensation Regulation

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New Brunswick / Nouveau-Brunswick

Proclamations / Proclamations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, January 9, 2019:

An Act to Amend the Motor Vehicle Act, SNB 2017, c 54

  • Act in force December 18, 2018

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Newfoundland and Labrador / Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador

  • No entries for this issue

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Northwest Territories / Territoires du Nord-Ouest

  • No entries for this issue

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Nova Scotia / Nouvell-Ècosse

Regulations / Réglements

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, January 4, 2019:

Environment Act

NS Reg 225/2018 Commercial Vehicle Salvage Facilities Standard Adoption Regulations

Insurance Act

NS Reg 226/2018 Automobile Insurance Contract Mandatory Conditions Regulations — amendment
NS Reg 227/2018 Automobile Insurance Fault Determination Regulations — amendment

Motor Vehicle Act

NS Reg 230/2018 Blood Drug Concentration Regulations
NS Reg 231/2018 Alcohol Rehabilitation Programs Regulations — amendment
NS Reg 232/2018 Alcohol Ignition Interlock Program Regulations — amendment
NS Reg 233/2018 Provincially Approved Screening Devices Regulations — amendment

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 223/2018 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 234/2018 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Summary Proceedings Act

NS Reg 224/2018 Summary Offence Tickets Regulations — amendment

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Nunavut / Nunavut

Regulations / Réglements

Nunavut Gazette, Part II, December 31, 2018:

Justices of the Peace Act

Nu Reg 036-2018 Youth Court Jurisdiction Regulations, amendment

Motor Vehicles Act

Nu Reg 040-2018 Accessible Parking Permit Regulations
Nu Reg 041-2018 Dealer Regulations
Nu Reg 042-2018 Driver's Licence Regulations, amendment
Nu Reg 043-2018 Motor Vehicle Equipment Regulations, amendment
Nu Reg 044-2018 Motor Vehicle Registration and Licence Plate Regulations, amendment
Nu Reg 045-2018 Regulations Respecting Exemptions to the Motor Vehicles Act, amendment
Nu Reg 046-2018 Roadside Suspension and Disqualification Regulations
Nu Reg 047-2018 Traffic Control Device Regulations

Business Corporations Act

Nu Reg 053-2018 Business Corporations Regulations, amendment

Proclamations / Proclamations

Nunavut Gazette, Part II, December 31, 2018:

Cannabis Act, S Nu 2018, c 7

  • Subsections 68(4) and (5) and sections 77 and 79 of the Cannabis Act come in force December 18, 2018 (SI-008-2018)

An Act to Amend the Social Assistance Act, S Nu 2017, c 10

  • Paragraph 8(c) in force December 6, 2018 (SI-009-2018)

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Ontario / Ontario

Proclamations / Proclamations

Ontario Gazette, December 29, 2018:

Strengthening Quality and Accountability for Patients Act, 2017, SO 2017, c 25

  • Order in Council 789/2018 directed the issuance of a proclamation in respect of the Strengthening Quality and Accountability for Patients Act, 2017. The proclamation was issued on April 18, 2018. An amendment to the proclamation is now desired. Therefore, we, by and with the advice of the Executive Council of Ontario, amend the proclamation by revoking clause (b), [amending the Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007].

Green Energy Repeal Act, 2018, SO 2018, c 16

  • The following provisions of the Act in force January 1, 2019:
    • Sections 1, 2 (which amend the Electricity Act, 1998)
    • Section 3 (which amends the Conservation Authorities Act)
    • Subsection 4(1) (which amends the Environmental Protection Act)
    • Section 5 (which amends the Ministry of Natural Resources Act)
    • Section 6 (which amends the Niagara Escarpment Planning and Development Act)
    • Section 7 (which amends the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998)
    • Subsections 8(1)-(3) (which amend the Planning Act)
    • Section 9 (which amends the Water Opportunities Act, 2010)
    • Section 10 (which repeals the Green Energy Act, 2009)

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Prince Edward Island / Île-du-Prince-Èdouard

Regulations / Réglements

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part II, December 29, 2018:

Drug Cost Assistance Act

EC2018-755

Drug Cost Assistance Program Regulations Amendment

Workers Compensation Act

EC2018-794

General Regulations Amendment

Proclamations / Proclamations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, December 29, 2018:

An Act to Amend the Employment Standards Act (No. 4), SPEI 2018, c 43

  • Act in force December 29, 2018

An Act to Amend the Workers Compensation Act (No. 3), SPEI 2018, c 64

  • Act in force January 1, 2019

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Quebec / Québec

Réglements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 9 janvier 2019:

Loi visant principalement à améliorer l'encadrement du secteur financier, la protection des dépôts d'argent et le régime de fonctionnement des institutions financières

Décret 1474-2018 Règlement sur certaines mesures transitoires pour l'application de la Loi visant principalement à améliorer l'encadrement du secteur financier, la protection des dépôts d'argent et le régime de fonctionnement des institutions financières

Code de la sécurité routière

Décret 1487-2018 Que soit exclus de l'application de la Loi sur les règlements (chapitre R-18.1) les projets de règlement et les règlements qui visent à mettre en oeuvre le transfert de la responsabilité de délivrer les permis spéciaux de circulation au ministre des Transports et qui sont édictés en vertu du deuxième alinéa de l'article 463 du Code de la sécurité routière (chapitre C-24.2), tel que modifié par les paragraphes 1° et 2° de l'article 54 de la Loi modifiant de nouveau le Code de la sécurité routière et d'autres dispositions législatives (2008, chapitre 14), ou en vertu du paragraphe 19°, 20° ou 35° du premier alinéa de l'arti cle 621 de ce code
Décret 1488-2018 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur le permis spécial de circulation d'un train routier
Décret 1489-2018 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur le permis spécial de circulation

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 9, 2019:

An Act mainly to improve the regulation of the financial sector, the protection of deposits of money and the operation of financial institutions

OC 1474-2018 Regulation respecting certain transitional measures for the carrying out of the Act mainly to improve the regulation of the financial sector, the protection of deposits of money and the operation of financial institutions

Highway Safety Code

OC 1487-2018 The proposed regulations and regulations that are to implement the transfer of responsibility to issue special permits to the Minister of Transport and that are enacted under the second paragraph of section 463 of the Highway Safety Code (chapter C-24.2), as amended by paragraphs 1 and 2 of section 54 of the Act to again amend the Highway Safety Code and other legislative provisions (2008, chapter 14), or under subparagraph 19, 20 or 35 of the first paragraph of section 621 of the Code be excluded from the application of the Regulations Act (chapter R-18.1)
OC 1488-2018 Regulation to amend the Special Road Train Operating Permits Regulation
OC 1489-2018 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting special permits

Ordres Ministériels

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 9 janvier 2019:

Loi encadrant le cannabis

AM 2018 Règlement sur la formation relative à la vente au détail de cannabis et sur les renseignements à communiquer à l'acheteur lors de toute vente de cannabis — Arrêté numéro 2018 019 de la ministre de la Santé et des Services sociaux

Ministerial Orders

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 9, 2019:

Cannabis Regulation Act

MO 2018 Regulation respecting training on the retail sale of cannabis and information to be communicated to a purchaser in the course of a cannabis sale — Order number 2018 019 of the Minister of Health and Social Services

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 9 janvier 2019:

Loi modifiant de nouveau le Code de la sécurité routière et d'autres dispositions législatives, SQ 2008, c 14

  • Paragraphes 1°, 2° et 4° de l'article 54 en vigueur au 11 février 2019 (Décret 1486-2018)

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 9, 2019:

An Act to again amend the Highway Safety Code and other legislative provisions, SQ 2008, c 14

  • Paragraphs 1, 2 and 4 of section 54 in force February 11, 2019 (OC 1486-2018)

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Saskatchewan / Saskatchewan

Regulations / Réglements

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, December 28, 2018:

The Traffic Safety Act

Sask Reg 98/2018 The Vehicle Inspection Procedures Amendment Regulations, 2018

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, January 4, 2019:

The Securities Act, 1988

Sask Reg 99/2018 The Securities Commission (Adoption of National Instruments) (NI's 41‑101, 81‑101, 81‑102, MI 81‑104, NI's 81‑106 and 81‑107) Amendment Regulations, 2018

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Yukon / Yukon

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