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Legislative Update Report No. 2020-24 Le Bulletin d'actualités législatives

Legislation for the period 12/10 to 12/23

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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 Quebec / Québec
Newfoundland and Labrador / Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador Saskatchewan / Saskatchewan
Northwest Territories / Territoires du Nord-Ouest Yukon / Yukon

Federal Government / Gouvernement fédéral

Bills / Projets de loi

House of Commons / Chambre des communes

  Referenced on first reading only
C-19 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (COVID-19 response)
C-262 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (capture and utilization or storage of greenhouse gases)

Regulations / Réglements

Canada Gazette, Part II, December 23, 2020:

Farm Products Agencies Act

SOR/2020-257 Regulations Amending the Canadian Chicken Marketing Quota Regulations

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2020-258 Off-road Compression-Ignition (Mobile and Stationary) and Large Spark-Ignition Engine Emission Regulations
SOR/2020-269 Order 2020-87-14-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List
SOR/2020-270 Order 2020-112-14-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List
SOR/2020-273 Order 2020-87-15-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List
SOR/2020-274 Order 2020-112-15-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List
SOR/2020-277 Regulations Amending the Sulphur in Gasoline Regulations

Agricultural Products Marketing Act

SOR/2020-259 British Columbia Vegetable Order

Canada Labour Code

SOR/2020-260 Administrative Monetary Penalties (Canada Labour Code) Regulations

Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act

SOR/2020-261 Regulations Amending Part 1 of Schedule 1 and Schedule 2 to the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act and the Fuel Charge Regulations

Food and Drugs Act

SOR/2020-262 Regulations Amending the Food and Drug Regulations and the Medical Devices Regulations (Post-market Surveillance of Medical Devices)

Pest Control Products Act

SOR/2020-263 Regulations Amending the Pest Control Products Regulations (Sodium Bromide and Potassium Monopersulfate)

Copyright Act

SOR/2020-264 Time Limits in Respect of Matters Before the Copyright Board Regulations

Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Act

SOR/2020-271 By-law Amending the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Deposit Insurance Policy By-law
SOR/2020-272 By-law Amending the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Deposit Insurance Information By-law (Signage and Display Requirements)

Aeronautics Act

SOR/2020-275 Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts I and X — Offsetting of CO2 Emissions — CORSIA)

Fisheries Act

SOR/2020-276 Regulations Amending the Ontario Fishery Regulations, 2007

Radiocommunication Act

SOR/2020-278 Regulations Amending the Radiocommunication Regulations

Canada Shipping Act, 2001

SOR/2020-279 Regulations Amending the Small Vessel Regulations

Foreign Missions and International Organizations Act

SOR/2020-280 Order Amending the Commission for Environmental Cooperation Privileges and Immunities in Canada Order

Financial Administration Act

SI/2020-77 Remission Order in Respect of Part II Licence Fees Paid or Payable Under the Broadcasting Licence Fee Regulations, 1997
SI/2020-78 Pierre Dallaire Remission Order

Proposed Regulations / Projets de réglement

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 19, 2020:

Canada Labour Code

  • Exemptions from and Modifications to Hours of Work Provisions Regulations

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999
Environmental Violations Administrative Monetary Penalties Act

  • Clean Fuel Regulations

Hazardous Products Act

  • Order Amending Schedule 2 to the Hazardous Products Act
  • Regulations Amending the Hazardous Products Regulations (GHS, Seventh Revised Edition)

Tobacco and Vaping Products Act
Canada Consumer Product Safety Act

  • Concentration of Nicotine in Vaping Products Regulations

Orders in Council / Décrets

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 12, 2020:

Food and Drugs Act

  • Order Approving the Interim Order Respecting Drug Shortages (Safeguarding the Drug Supply)

Notices / Avis

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 12, 2020:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Memorandum of Understanding Respecting the National Air Pollution Surveillance Program Memorandum of Understanding
  • Publication of final decision after screening assessment of eight substances in the Phenol-formaldehyde Resins Group specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(6) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Cannabis Act

  • Notice of intent — Consultation on the Cannabis Regulations: Cannabis research and other regulatory issues 

Controlled Drugs and Substances Act
Food and Drugs Act

  • Notice of intent to amend the Food and Drug Regulations and the Narcotic Control Regulations to restore potential access to restricted drugs through Health Canada’s Special Access Program

Food and Drugs Act

  • Interim Order Respecting Drug Shortages (Safeguarding the Drug Supply)
  • Notice of intent — Proposal to reduce the record retention period for clinical trials of drugs involving human subjects

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 19, 2020:

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 phenol, dimethyl-, phosphate (3:1), also known as trixylyl phosphate
  • Order 2020-87-14-02 Amending the Non-domestic Substances List
  • Publication after screening assessment of a substance — glycine, N, N-bis(carboxymethyl)-, trisodium salt (Na3NTA), CAS RN 5064-31-3 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)
  • Publication of final decision after screening assessment of three substances — phenol, dimethyl-, phosphate (3:1) (trixylyl phosphate), CAS RN 25155-23-1; 9-octadecen-1-ol, (Z)-, phosphate (oleyl phosphate), CAS RN 37310-83-1; phosphorous trichloride, reaction products with 1,1-biphenyl and 2,4-bis(1,1-)phenol, CAS RN 119345-01-6 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (paragraphs 68(b) and (c) or subsection 77(6) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Hazardous Materials Information Review Act

  • Filing of claims for exemption

Aeronautics Act

  • Interim Order Respecting Certain Requirements for Civil Aviation Due to COVID-19, No. 15

Miscellaneous Notices / Avis divers

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 19, 2020:

  • President’s Choice Bank — Relocation of designated office for the service of enforcement notices 

Commissions / Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 12, 2020:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Certain concrete reinforcing bar — Decision

Canada–Newfoundland and Labrador Atlantic Accord Implementation Act

  • Call for bids No. NL20-CFB01

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Inquiry — Furniture

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

  • Decisions

Canadian Transportation Act

  • Regulated interswitching rates for 2021

CUSMA Secretariat

  • Request for Panel Review — Certain gypsum board

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 19, 2020:

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Commencement of preliminary injury inquiry (E-Registry pilot project) — Concrete reinforcing bar
  • Determinations
    • Construction services
    • Task-based informatics professional services
  • Order — Oil country tubular goods

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

  • Decisions
  • Notices of consultation

Supplements / Suppléments

Canada Gazette, Part I, December 12, 2020:

Copyright Board

  • Commercial Radio Reproduction Tariff (2020-2023)

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Alberta / Alberta

Regulations / Réglements

Alberta Gazette, Part II, December 15, 2020:

Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act

Alta Reg 232/2020 Appeal Rules Amendment Regulation
Alta Reg 233/2020 Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act (Various Trades) Amendment Regulation

Various Acts

Alta Reg 240/2020 Financial Institutions Regulations Amendment Regulation

Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act

Alta Reg 243/2020 Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (Ministerial) (Expiry Date Extension) Amendment Regulation

Consumer Protection Act

Alta Reg 245/2020 Consumer Protection Act Regulations Amendment Regulation
Alta Reg 246/2020 Public Auctions Amendment Regulation
Alta Reg 247/2020 Collection and Debt Repayment Practices Amendment Regulation

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British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique

Bills / Projets de loi

  Referenced on first reading only
201 Assessment (Split Assessment Classification) Amendment Act, 2020
202 Food and Beverage Delivery Fees Cap Act
203 Equal Pay Reporting Act

Regulations / Réglements

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, December 15, 2020:

Employment and Assistance Act

BC Reg 278/2020

Amends BC Reg 236/2002 — Employment and Assistance Regulation

Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Act

BC Reg 278/2020 Amends BC Reg 265/2002 — Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation

Financial Institutions Act

BC Reg 279/2020 Amends BC Reg 332/90 — Liquidity Requirement Regulation

Insurance Corporation Act

BC Reg 281/2020 Amends BC Reg 307/2004 — Special Direction IC2 to the British Columbia Utilities Commission

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, December 22, 2020:

Assessment Act

BC Reg 290/2020 Amends BC Reg 236/2017 — Restricted-Use Property Valuation Regulation
BC Reg 291/2020 Amends BC Reg 53/2016 — Depreciation of Industrial and Electrical Power Generating Facility Improvements Regulation
BC Reg 296/2020 Amends BC Reg 90/2000 — Managed Forest Land and Cut Timber Values Regulation
BC Reg 297/2020 Amends BC Reg 203/86 — Railway and Pipeline Corporations Valuation Regulation
BC Reg 298/2020 Amends BC Reg 217/86 — Electrical Power Corporations Valuation Regulation
BC Reg 299/2020 Amends BC Reg 218/86 — Railway, Pipeline, Electric Power and Telecommunications Corporation Rights of Way Valuation Regulation
BC Reg 300/2020 Amends BC Reg 226/86 — Telecommunications Corporations Valuation Regulation

Coal Act

BC Reg 286/2020

Amends BC Regs
148/2002
383/2005
280/2007 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral or Placer Claim Registrations) Regulation
171/2011 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation

Greenhouse Gas Industrial Reporting and Control Act

BC Reg 294/2020 Amends BC Reg 249/2015 — Greenhouse Gas Emission Reporting Regulation

Land Owner Transparency Act

BC Reg 282/2020 Amends BC Reg 250/2020 — Land Owner Transparency Regulation

Liquor Control and Licensing Act

BC Reg 283/2020 Amends BC Reg 241/2016 — Liquor Control and Licensing Regulation

Mineral Tenure Act

BC Reg 286/2020 Amends BC Regs
287/88
148/2002
383/2005
280/2007 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral or Placer Claim Registrations) Regulation
271/2007 — Mineral Land Reserve (No Mineral or Placer Claim Registrations) Regulation
71/2010 — Mineral Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation
171/2011 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation
397/2012 — Mineral Land Reserve (No Placer Claim Registrations) Regulation

Oil and Gas Activities Act

BC Reg 288/2020 Amends BC Reg 112/2019 — Dormancy and Shutdown Regulation
BC Reg 289/2020 Amends BC Reg 281/2010 — Pipeline Regulation

Pension Benefits Standards Act

BC Reg 287/2020 Amends BC Reg 71/2015 — Pension Benefits Standards Regulation

Utilities Commission Act

BC Reg 295/2020 Enacts Direction to the British Coumbia Utilities Commission Respecting Industrial Electrification

Proclamations / Proclamations

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, December 22, 2020:

Finance Statutes Amendment Act, 2020, SBC 2020, c 22

  • Section 4 in force January 1, 2021 (BC Reg 302/2020)

Royal Assents

December 17, 2020

  • Bill 3, Finance Statutes Amendment Act, 2020 — Chapter No. 22

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Manitoba / Manitoba

Regulations / Réglements

Manitoba Laws - Unconsolidated Regulations

The Workers Compensation Act

Man Reg 132/2020 Adjustment in Compensation Regulation

The Regulated Health Professions Act

Man Reg 135/2020 Regulated Health Professions General Regulation, amendment

The Oil and Gas Act

Man Reg 137/2020 Crown Royalty and Incentives Regulation, amendment

The Oil and Gas Production Tax Act

Man Reg 138/2020 Oil and Gas Production Tax Regulation, amendment

The Pharmaceutical Act

Man Reg 139/2020 Prescribed Drugs Regulation, repeal
Man Reg 140/2020 Pharmaceutical Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 141/2020 Pharmaceutical (General Matters) Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 166/2020 Manitoba Drug Interchangeability Formulary Regulation

The Pension Benefits Act

Man Reg 142/2020 Special Payments Moratorium Regulation

The Accessibility for Manitobans Act

Man Reg 144/2020 Designated Public Sector Bodies Regulation, amendment

The Manitoba Hydro Act

Man Reg 146/2020 Reliability Standards Regulation, amendment

The Biofuels Act

Man Reg 147/2020 Biodiesel (General) Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 148/2020 Biodiesel Mandate For Diesel Fuel Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 149/2020 Ethanol General Regulation, amendment

The Farm Products Marketing Act

Man Reg 151/2020 Milk Marketing Quota Order, amendment
Man Reg 152/2020 Milk Quality Regulation, amendment

The Milk Prices Review Act

Man Reg 153/2020 Producer Price and Milk Cost of Production Order, amendment
Man Reg 154/2020 Retail Milk Prices Order, amendment
Man Reg 155/2020 Wholesale Milk Prices Order, amendment

The Apprenticeship and Certification Act

Man Reg 156/2020 Apprenticeship and Certification — General Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 157/2020 Trade of Gasfitter Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 158/2020 Trade of Plumber Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 159/2020 Trade of Steamfitter-Pipefitter Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 160/2020 Trade of Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Mechanic Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 161/2020 Trade of Hairstylist Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 162/2020 Trade of Esthetician Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 163/2020 Trade of Electrologist Regulation, amendmen

The Prescription Drugs Cost Assistance Act

Man Reg 164/2020 Specified Drugs Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 165/2020 Specified Drugs Regulation, amendment

Proclamations / Proclamations

Manitoba Laws

The Retail Business Hours of Operation Act (Various Acts Amended or Repealed), SM 2020, c 22

  • Act in force December 12, 2020 (OIC 359/2020)

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New Brunswick / Nouveau-Brunswick

Regulations / Réglements

Office of the Attorney General – Acts and Regulations

Judicature Act
Provincial Offences Procedure Act

NB Reg 2020-53

NB Reg 82-73, amendment

Motor Vehicle Act

NB Reg 2020-54 NB Reg 2001-67, amendment

Public Health Act

NB Reg 2020-55 NB Reg 2009-141, amendment

 

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Newfoundland and Labrador / Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador

Bills / Projets de loi

  Referenced on first reading only
54 An Act to amend the Pension Benefits Act, 1997

Regulations / Réglements

Office of the Legislative Counsel – Annual Regulations

Revenue Admininstration Act

NLR 88/20 Revenue Administration Regulations, amendment

Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Atlantic Accord Implementation Newfoundland and Labrador

NLR 89/20 Transitional Regulations, amendment

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Northwest Territories / Territoires du Nord-Ouest

  • No entries for this issue
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Nova Scotia / Nouvelle-Ècosse

Regulations / Réglements

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, December 18, 2020:

Motor Vehicle Act

NS Reg 176/2020 Winter Parking Ban Regulations

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 177/2020 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 179/2020 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Proclamations / Proclamations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, December 18, 2020:

Region of Windsor and West Hants Municipality Act, SNS 2018, c 26

  • Subsection 18(2) in force December 1, 2020 (NS Reg 178/2020)

Notices / Avis

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part I, December 23, 2020:

Nova Scotia Civil Procedure Rules

  • Amendment (Applications)
  • Amendment (Miscellaneous)
  • Amendment (Mortgages)
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Nunavut / Nunavut

Regulations / Réglements

Nunavut Gazette, Part II, December 23, 2020:

Safety Act

Nu Reg 033-2020 Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, amendment

Workers' Compensation Act

Nu Reg 034-2020 Workers' Compensation General Regulations, amendment

Proclamations / Proclamations

Nunavut Gazette, Part II, December 23, 2020:

An Act to Amend the Liquor Act, S Nu 2020, c 11

  • Sections 2, 4, and 5 in force October 29, 2020 (SI-016-2020)
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Ontario / Ontario

Regulations / Réglements

Ontario Works Act, 1997

O Reg 732/20

General, amending O Reg 134/98

Ontario Disability Support Program Act, 1997

O Reg 733/20

General, amending O Reg 222/98

Highway Traffic Act

O Reg 734/20

Vehicle Permits, amending Reg 628 of RRO 1990

O Reg 740/20 Operation of Off-Road Vehicles on Highways, amending O Reg 316/03
O Reg 756/20

Short-Term Vehicle Impoundment under Section 55.2 of the Act, amending O Reg 415/10

O Reg 757/20

Short-Term Vehicle Impoundment under Section 172 of the Act

O Reg 767/20

Extending Time Periods for Accessible Parking Permits, revoking O Reg 90/20

Electricity Act, 1998

O Reg 735/20

Amounts under Section 25.34 of the Act

O Reg 772/20 Adjustments under Section 25.33 of the Act, amending O Reg 429/04

Ontario Rebate for Electricity Consumers Act, 2016

O Reg 736/20

General, amending O Reg 363/16

Nursing Act, 1991

O Reg 741/20

General, amending O Reg 275/94

Health Protection and Promotion Act

O Reg 743/20

Designation of Diseases, amending O Reg 135/18

O Reg 744/20

Reports, amending Reg 569 of RRO 1990

Anti-Racism Act, 2017

O Reg 745/20

General, amending O Reg 267/18

Courts of Justice Act

O Reg 746/20

Remuneration of Deputy Judges, amending O Reg 161/08

Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015

O Reg 747/20

Exemptions, amending O Reg 347/18

Supporting Local Restaurants Act, 2020

O Reg 748/20

General

Connecting Care Act, 2019

O Reg 749/20

Prescribed Organization, amending O Reg 390/19

Ontario Forest Tenure Modernization Act, 2011

O Reg 750/20

Ontario Local Forest Management Corporations, amending O Reg 111/12

Occupational Health and Safety Act

O Reg 751/20

Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training, amending O Reg 297/13

Execution Act

O Reg 758/20

Exemptions, amending O Reg 657/05

Building Code Act, 1992

O Reg 762/20 Building Code, amending O Reg 332/12

Commercial Tenancies Act

O Reg 763/20

Non-Enforcement Period — Prescribed Tenancies

Employment Standards Act, 2000

O Reg 764/20

Terms and Conditions of Employment in Defined Industries — Hospitality, Tourism and Convention and Trade Show Industries

O Reg 765/20

Infectious Disease Emergency Leave, amending O Reg 228/20

Environmental Protection Act

O Reg 775/20 On-Site and Excess Soil Management, amending O Reg 406/19
O Reg 776/20

Records of Site Condition — Part XV.1 of the Act, amending O Reg 153/04

O Reg 777/20

General — Waste Management, amending Reg 347 of RRO 1990

Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act, 2009

O Reg 773/20

Classes of Members and Registration, amending O Reg 321/12

Provincial Offences Act

O Reg 778/20

Proceedings Commenced by Certificate of Offence, amending Reg 950 of RRO 1990

Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998

O Reg 781/20

Classes of Consumers and Determination of Rates, amending O Reg 95/05

Farm Registration and Farm Organizations Funding Act, 1993

O Reg 782/20

Determining Farm Income

O Reg 783/20

General

O Reg 784/20

Filing Dates, amending O Reg 722/93

Police Services Act

O Reg 785/20

Preparation and Adoption of Community Safety and Well-Being Plan

Proposed Regulations / Projets de réglement

Electricity Act, 1998

December 15, 2020
Proposed Revocation of O Reg 326/09: Mandatory Information Re Connections under the Electricity Act, 1998 — Comments by February 4, 2021

December 15, 2020
Proposed Revocation of O Reg 274/18, Siting Restrictions for Renewable Energy Generation Facilities — Comments by February 4, 2021

New Home Construction Licensing Act, 2017

December 15, 2020
Proposed Code of Ethics and Discipline Committee and Appeals Committee Regulation to be made under the New Home Construction Licensing Act, 2017 — Comments by February 13, 2021

Ontario New Home Warranties Plan Act

December 15, 2020
Improvements to Ontario's New Home Warranty and Protection Program (ONHWPA Phase 2) — Comments by February 12, 2021

Environmental Protection Act, RSO 1990

December 16, 2020
Amendments to transition Ontario industrial facilities from the federal Output-Based Pricing System to Ontario’s Emissions Performance Standards program — Comments by January 15, 2021

Occupational Health and Safety Act

December 18, 2020
Proposal to Modernize Regulatory Requirements for Part VII - Notices under the Occupational Health and Safety Act — Comments by February 12, 2021

Highway Traffic Act

December 21, 2020
Tow Zone Pilot Project, Towing Services on designated Provincial Highways — Comments by February 4, 2021

Proclamations / Proclamations

Ontario Gazette, December 19, 2020:

Better for People, Smarter for Business Act, 2019, SO 2019, c 14

  • Schedule 3, section 38, which repeals the Fish Inspection Act, in force January 1, 2021

Rebuilding Consumer Confidence Act, 2020, SO 2020, c 14

  • Schedule 1, section 17, which amends the Condominium Act, 1998, in force February 1, 2021
  • Schedule 4, sections 1-16, 18-23, which amend the New Home Construction Licensing Act, 2017, in force February 1, 2021
  • Schedule 5, sections 1(1), 4(3), (4), 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 28(1), which amend the Ontario New Home Warranties Plan Act, in force November 30, 2020
  • Schedule 5, sections 1(2)-(14), 2, 3, 4(2), 6, 9, 13-15, 18-22, 24-27, 29, 31(1), (6), which amend the Ontario New Home Warranties Plan Act, in force February 1, 2021
  • Schedule 5, section 32, which repeals sections 6-10, 12, 16, 23(1) (a), (b), (c), (d), 23(3) of the Ontario New Home Warranties Plan Act, in force February 1, 2021

Strengthening Protection for Ontario Consumers Act, 2017, SO 2017, c 33

  • Schedule 1, sections 1-56, 58-74, 80-86, which amend the New Home Construction Licensing Act, 2017, in force February 1, 2021
  • Schedule 1, section 88, which amends the Building Code Act, 1992, in force February 1, 2021
  • Schedule 1, section 89, which amends the Licence Appeal Tribunal Act, 1999, in force February 1, 2021
  • Schedule 4, subsections 1(1), 6(2), which amend the Ontario New Home Warranties Plan Act, in force February 1, 2021

Orders In Council

Plan for Care and Opportunity Act (Budget Measures), 2018, SO 2018, c 8

  • Schedule 8, sections 1, 2, 3(3), 7, 10(1), which amend the Early Childhood Educators Act, 2007, in force October 30, 2020 (OIC 1454/2020)
  • Schedule 19, sections 1(1), (2), 2, 3(3), 8, 11(1), which amend the Ontario College of Teachers Act, 1996, in force October 30, 2020

Stronger, Fairer Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2017, SO 2017, c 34

  • Schedule 35, section 11, which amends the Provincial Offences Act, in force December 14, 2020 (OIC 1577/2020)

Protecting What Matters Most Act (Budget Measures), 2019, SO 2019, c 7

  • Schedule 61, sections 3, 6(1), which amend the Vital Statistics Act, in force March 1, 2021 (OIC 1605/2020)

Security from Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, 2020, SO 2020, c 9

  • Sections 1-5, 6(2)-(4), 8-13, paragraphs 1, 2, 4-6 of subsection 14(1), sections 14(2)-(9), 15(2), (3), 16-23 in force December 5, 2020 (OIC 1647/2020)

Open for Business Act, 2010, SO 2010, c 16

  • Schedule 2, subsections 5(2), (24), (33), which amend the Professional Engineers Act, in force December 7, 2020 (OIC 1648/2020)

Soldiers’ Aid Commission Act, 2020, SO 2020, c 24

  • Sections 1-11, 13 in force January 1, 2021 (OIC 1649/2020)

Rowan's Law (Concussion Safety), 2018, SO 2018, c 1

  • Proclamation issued on June 11, 2020 (OIC 917/2020) has been amended by striking out “January 1, 2021” in clause (b) and substituting “July 1, 2021” (OIC 1578/2020)

Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, 2019, SO 2019, c 4

  • Schedule 1, sections 4, 6, 8, 9, 10, which amend the Farm Registration and Farm Organizations Funding Act, 1993, in force January 1, 2021 (OIC 1801/2020)

Better for People, Smarter for Business Act, 2019, SO 2019, c 14

  • Schedule 3, sections 21-35, which amend the Farm Registration and Farm Organizations Funding Act, 1993, in force January 1, 2021 (OIC 1802/2020)

COVID-19 Economic Recovery Act, 2020, SO 2020, c 18

  • Schedule 7, sections 1, 2, which amend the Farm Registration and Farm Organizations Funding Act, 1993, in force January 1, 2021 (OIC 1803/2020)

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Prince Edward Island / Île-du-Prince-Édouard

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Quebec / Québec

Projets de loi

  Référencés à la première lecture seulement
82 Loi concernant principalement la mise en œuvre de certaines dispositions du discours sur le budget du 10 mars 2020
83 Loi concernant principalement l'admissibilité au régime d'assurance maladie et au régime général d'assurance médicaments de certains enfants dont les parents ont un statut migratoire précaire
84 Loi visant à aider les personnes victimes d'infractions criminelles et à favoriser leur rétablissement

Bills

  Referenced on first reading only
82 An Act respecting mainly the implementation of certain provisions of the Budget Speech of 10 March 2020
83 An Act respecting mainly the health insurance plan and prescription drug insurance plan eligibility of certain children whose parents' migratory status is precarious
84 An Act to assist persons who are victims of criminal offences and to facilitate their recovery

Réglements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 16 décembre 2020:

Loi sur la qualité de l'environnement

Décret 1288-2020 Règlement modifiant le Règlement concernant le système de plafonnement et d'échange de droits d'émission de gaz à effet de serre
Décret 1289-2020 Approbation du tarif établi par Éco Entreprises Québec pour les contributions exigibles pour l'année 2020 pour les catégories de matières « contenants et emballages » et « imprimés »
Décret 1290-2020 Approbation du tarif établi par RecycleMédias pour les contributions exigibles pour l'année 2020 pour la catégorie de matières « journaux »
Décret 1291-2020 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la compensation pour l'atteinte aux milieux humides et hydriques

Loi sur les régimes complémentaires de retraite

Décret 1337-2020 Règlement modifiant le Règlement concernant le financement des régimes de retraite à prestations déterminées relevant de plus d'une autorité gouvernementale

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 17 décembre 2020, no 51A:

Loi médicale

Décret 1400-2020 Règlement sur certaines activités professionnelles qui peuvent être exercées par un pharmacien

Loi sur la pharmacie

Décret 1401-2020 Règlement sur l'amorce et la modification d'une thérapie médicamenteuse, sur l'administration d'un médicament et sur la prescription de tests par un pharmacien

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 23 décembre 2020:

Code des professions

Décret 1327-2020 Le montant de la contribution de chaque membre d'un ordre professionnel pour l'année financière 2021-2022 de l'Office des professions du Québec

Loi sur les infirmières et les infirmiers
Loi modifiant la Loi sur les infirmières et les infirmiers et d'autres dispositions

Décret 1347-2020 Règlement sur les infirmières praticiennes spécialisées

Loi sur le ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux

Décret 1402-2020 Programme relatif aux services de chirurgie de retrait radical d'une bandelette sous-urétrale fournis à l'extérieur du Québec

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 16, 2020:

Environment Quality Act

OC 1288-2020 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting a cap-and-trade system for greenhouse gas emission allowances
OC 1289-2020 Approval of Éco Entreprises Québec's schedule of contributions payable for 2020 for the "containers and packaging" and "printed matter" classes
OC 1290-2020 Approval of RecycleMédias' 2020 schedule of contributions for the "newspapers" class
OC 1291-2020 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting compensation for adverse effects on wetlands and bodies of water

Supplemental Pension Plans Act

OC 1337-2020 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the funding of multi-jurisdictional defined benefit pension plans

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 17, 2020, No 51A:

Medical Act

OC 1400-2020 Regulation respecting certain professional activities that may be engaged in by a pharmacist

Pharmacy Act

OC 1401-2020 Regulation respecting the initiation and modification of medication therapy, the administration of a medication and the prescription of tests by a pharmacist

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 23, 2020:

Professional Code

OC 1327-2020 Amount of the contribution of each member of a professional order for the 2021-2022 fiscal year of the Office des professions du Québec

Nurses Act
An Act to amend the Nurses Act and other provisions in order to facilitate access to health services

OC 1347-2020 Regulation respecting specialized nurse practitioners

An Act respecting the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux

OC 1402-2020 Program respecting surgical services for the radical removal of a midurethral sling rendered outside Québec

Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 16 décembre 2020:

Loi sur le bâtiment

  • Règlement modifiant le Code de construction
  • Règlement modifiant le Code de sécurité

Loi sur les relations du travail, la formation professionnelle et la gestion de la main-d'oeuvre dans l'industrie de la construction

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la délivrance des certifi cats de compétence
  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la formation professionnelle de la main-d'oeuvre de l'industrie de la construction

Loi concernant le partage de certains renseignements de santé

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les autorisations d'accès et la durée d'utilisation des renseignements contenus dans une banque de renseignements de santé d'un domaine clinique

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 17 décembre 2020, no 51A:

Loi sur l'assurance maladie
Loi sur l'assurance médicaments

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement d'application de la Loi sur l'assurance maladie et le Règlement sur le régime général d'assurance médicaments

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 23 décembre 2020:

Loi sur les normes du travail

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les normes du travail

Code des professions

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les diplômes délivrés par les établissements d'enseignement désignés qui donnent droit aux permis et aux certificats de spécialistes des ordres professionnels

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 16, 2020:

Building Act

  • Regulation to amend the Construction Code
  • Regulation to amend the Safety Code

An Act respecting labour relations, vocational training and workforce management in the construction industry

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the issuance of competency certificates
  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the vocational training of the workforce in the construction industry

An Act respecting the sharing of certain health information

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting access authorizations and the duration of use of information held in a health information bank in a clinical domain

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 17, 2020, No 51A:

Health Insurance Act
An Act respecting prescription drug insurance

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the application of the Health Insurance Act and the Regulation respecting the basic prescription drug insurance plan

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 23, 2020:

An Act respecting labour standards

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting labour standards

Professional Code

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the diplomas issued by designated educational institutions which give access to permits or specialist's certificates of professional orders

Ordres Ministériels

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 16 décembre 2020:

Loi sur la qualité de l'environnement

AM 2020 Règlement modifiant l'Arrêté ministériel concernant les frais exigibles en vertu de la Loi sur la qualité de l'environnement — Arrêté du ministre de l'Environnement et de la Luttecontre les changements climatiques
AM 2020 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la déclaration obligatoire de certaines émissions de contaminants dans l'atmosphère — Arrêté du ministre de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques

Loi sur les arrangements de services funéraires et de sépulture

AM 2020-4374 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur le registre des contrats d'arrangements préalables de services funéraires et des contrats d'achat préalable de sépulture — Arrêté numéro 2020-4374 du ministre de la Justice

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 17 décembre 2020, no 51B:

Code de la sécurité routière

AM 2020-20 Suspension de l'interdiction de circuler avec un véhicule routier sur les ponts P-15020 de l'autoroute 25 et P-10942 de l'autoroute 30 assujettis à un péage en vertu de la Loi concernant les partenariats en matière d'infrastructures de transport à moins que le montant du péage et les frais ne soient acquittés conformément à cette loi — Arrêté numéro 2020-20 du ministre des Transports

Ministerial Orders

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 16, 2020:

Environment Quality Act

MO 2020 Regulation to amend the Ministerial Order concerning the fees payable under the Environment Quality Act — Order of the Minister of the Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change
MO 2020 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting mandatory reporting of certain emissions of contaminants into the atmosphere — Order of the Minister of the Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change

An Act respecting arrangements for funeral services and sepultures

MO 2020-4374 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the register of prearranged funeral services contracts and prepurchased sepulture contracts — Order 2020-4374 of the Minister of Justice

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 17, 2020, No 51B:

Highway Safety Code

MO 2020-20 Suspension of the prohibition from driving a road vehicle on bridges P-15020 of autoroute 25 and P-10942 of autoroute 30 subject to a toll under the Act respecting transport infrastructure partnerships unless the amount of the toll and the fees are paid in accordance with that Act — Order number 2020-20 of the Minister of Transport

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 17 décembre 2020, no 51A:

Loi modifiant principalement la Loi sur la pharmacie afi n de favoriser l'accès à certains services, SQ 2020, c 4

  • Les dispositions suivantes en vigueur au 25 janvier 2021 (Décret 1399-2020):
    • celles du paragraphe 1° de l'article 1;
    • celles du sous-paragraphe b du paragraphe 1° de l'article 2 dans la mesure où elles remplacent les paragraphes 6° à 8° et 10° du deuxième alinéa de l'article 17 de la Loi sur la pharmacie (chapitre P-10);
    • celles du paragraphe 2° de l'article 2 dans la mesure où elles édictent le paragraphe 3° du troisième alinéa de l'article 17 de la Loi sur la pharmacie.

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 23 décembre 2020:

Loi modifiant la Loi sur les infirmières et les infirmiers et d'autres dispositions afin de favoriser l'accès aux services de santé, SQ 2020, c 6

  • Loi, à l'exception des articles 21 à 28, 70 à 73 et 89 à 93, en vigueur au 25 janvier 2021 (Décret 1345-2020)

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 17, 2020, No 51A:

An Act to amend mainly the Pharmacy Act to facilitate access to certain services, SQ 2020, c 4

  • The following provisions in force January 25, 2021 (OC 1399-2020):
    • paragraph 1 of section 1;
    • subparagraph b of paragraph 1 of section 2 insofar as it replaces subparagraphs 6 to 8 and 10 of the second paragraph of section 17 of the Pharmacy Act (chapter P-10);
    • paragraph 2 of section 2 insofar as it enacts subparagraph 3 of the third paragraph of section 17 of the Pharmacy Act.

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, December 23, 2020:

An Act to amend the Nurses Act and other provisions in order to facilitate access to health services, SQ 2020, c 6

  • Act, except sections 21 to 28, 70 to 73 and 89 to 93, in force January 25, 2021 (OC 1345-2020)

Sanctions

10 décembre 2020

  • Loi nº 71, Loi sur les véhicules hors route — Chapitre nº 26

11 décembre 2020

  • Loi nº 66, Loi concernant l'accélération de certains projets d'infrastructure
  • Loi nº 68, Loi visant principalement à permettre l'établissement de régimes de retraite à prestations cibles
  • Loi nº 70, Loi visant à protéger les personnes contre les thérapies de conversion dispensées pour changer leur orientation sexuelle, leur identité de genre ou leur expression de genre
  • Loi nº 72, Loi modifiant diverses dispositions législatives concernant principalement des organismes du domaine de la sécurité publique
  • Loi nº 75, Loi visant à améliorer l'accessibilité et l'efficacité de la justice, notamment pour répondre à des conséquences de la pandémie de la COVID-19

Assents

December 10, 2020

  • Bill 71, An Act respecting off-highway vehicles — Chapter No. 26

December 11, 2020

  • Bill 66, An Act respecting the acceleration of certain infrastructure projects
  • Bill 68, An Act mainly to allow the establishment of target benefit pension plans
  • Bill 70, An Act to protect persons from conversion therapy provided to change their sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression
  • Bill 72, An Act to amend various legislative provisions concerning mainly bodies in the field of public safety
  • Bill 75, An Act to improve justice accessibility and efficiency, in particular to address consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic
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Saskatchewan / Saskatchewan

Bills / Projets de loi

  Referenced on first reading only
16 An Act to amend The Pawned Property (Recording) Act
19 An Act respecting the Human Resources Profession and the Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Saskatchewan
20 An Act respecting the Protection of Employees of Publicly-funded Health Entities who make Disclosures
21 An Act to amend The Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods Act
22 An Act to amend The Credit Union Act, 1998
23 An Act to amend The Emergency Planning Act
24 An Act to amend The Vehicles for Hire Act

Regulations / Réglements

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, December 11, 2020:

The Executive Government Administration Act
The Economic and Cooperative Development Act

RRS c E-13.1 Reg 25 The Saskatchewan Small Business Emergency Payment Regulations, 2020 (No. 2)

The Public Health Act, 1994

Sask Reg 127/2020 The Disease Control (COVID-19) Amendment Regulations, 2020

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Yukon / Yukon

Regulations / Réglements

Yukon Gazette, Part II, December 15, 2020:

Assessment and Taxation Act

YOIC 2020/158 Each society and organization listed in the Schedule is exempt from liability to pay taxes levied under the Assessment and Taxation Act for the 2020 taxation year in the amounts set out in the Schedule on the properties listed after the name of the society or organization

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