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Legislative Update Report No. 2021-18 Le Bulletin d'actualités législatives

Legislation for the period 09/09 to 09/22

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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

Orders in Council / Décrets

Canada Gazette, Part I, September 11, 2021:

Quarantine Act

  • Order Amending the Minimizing the Risk of Exposure to COVID-19 in Canada Order (Prohibition of Entry into Canada from any Country Other than the United States)

Notices / Avis

Canada Gazette, Part I, September 11, 2021:

Aeronautics Act

  • Interim Order Respecting Certain Requirements for Civil Aviation Due to COVID-19, No. 38

Miscellaneous Notices / Avis divers

Canada Gazette, Part I, September 11, 2021:

  • Co-operators General Insurance Company and COSECO Insurance Company — Letters patent of amalgamation

Commissions / Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, September 11, 2021:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Container chassis — Decision

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Commencement of inquiry (E-registry Service pilot project) — Certain small power transformers

Canada Gazette, Part I, September 18, 2021:

Canada Energy Regulator

  • Application to export electricity to the United States as a border accommodation — Windsor Detroit Borderlink Limited

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Appeal — Notice No. HA-2021-008
  • Inquiries
    • Armament training devices
    • Instruments and laboratory equipment

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

  • Administrative decisions
  • Decisions

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Alberta / Alberta

  • No entries for this issue

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British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique

Regulations / Règlements

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, September 7, 2021:

Oil and Gas Activities Act

BC Reg 226/2021 Amends BC Reg 217/2017 — Emergency Management Regulation

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, September 14, 2021:

Court Rules Act

BC Reg 227/2021 Repeals BC Reg 222/84 — Official Reporters Regulation Enacts Official Reporters (Supreme Court) Regulation

COVID-19 Related Measures Act

BC Reg 229/2021 Schedule 2 of Act amended
BC Reg 230/2021 Schedule 1 of Act amended
BC Reg 231/2021 Schedule 2 of Act amended

Employment and Assistance Act

BC Reg 232/2021 Amends BC Reg 263/2002 — Employment and Assistance Regulation
BC Reg 233/2021 Amends BC Reg 263/2002 — Employment and Assistance Regulation

Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Act

BC Reg 232/2021 Amends BC Reg 265/2002 — Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation
BC Reg 233/2021 Amends BC Reg 265/2002 — Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation

Motor Vehicle Act

BC Reg 235/2021 Amends BC Regs
26/58 — Motor Vehicle Act Regulations
308/2009 — Use of Electronic Devices While Driving Regulation

Offence Act

BC Reg 238/2021 Amends BC Regs
422/90 — Offence Act Forms Regulation
89/97 — Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, September 21, 2021:

Election Act

BC Reg 244/2021 Amends BC Reg 205/2015 — Electoral Purposes for Access to and Use of Personal Information Regulation
BC Reg 245/2021 Enacts Advertiser Information Regulation

Securities Act

BC Reg 243/221

Amends BC Regs
183/2009 — BC Instrument 13-502 Electronic Filing of Reports of Exempt Distribution
378/96 — National Instrument 13-101 System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval (SEDAR)
107/2004 — National Instrument 45-102 Resale of Securities
Enacts National Instrument 45-110 Start-up Crowdfunding Registration and Prospectus Exemptions

Proclamations / Proclamations

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, September 14, 2021:

Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2020, SBC 2020, c 9

  • Sections 18 and 19 in force October 18, 2021 (BC Reg 235/2021)

Municipal Affairs Statutes Amendment Act, 2021, SBC 2021, c 16

  • Sections 1 to 3, 9 to 13, 25 and 26 in force September 29, 2021 (BC Reg 236/2021)
  • Sections 21 to 24 in force September 29, 2021 (BC Reg 237/2021)

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Manitoba / Manitoba

Regulations / Règlements

Manitoba Laws - Unconsolidated Regulations

The Health Services Insurance Act

Man Reg 70/2021 Prosthetic, Orthotic and other Medical Devices Insurance Regulation, amendment

The Workers Compensation Act

Man Reg 71/2021 Administrative Penalty Regulation

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New Brunswick / Nouveau-Brunswick

Regulations / Règlements

Office of the Attorney General – Acts and Regulations

Public Health Act

NB Reg 2021-67 COVID-19 Preventative Measures Regulation
NB Reg 2021-69 NB Reg 2021-67, amendment

Provincial Offences Procedure Act

NB Reg 2021-68 NB Reg 91-50, amendment
NB Reg 2021-70 NB Reg 91-50, amendment

Motor Vehicle Act

NB Reg 2021-71 NB Reg 2001-67, amendment

Insurance Act

NB Reg 2021-72 NB Reg 2004-141, amendment

Notices / Avis

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, September 15, 2021:

Financial and Consumer Services Commission

Notice of Rule

  • The repeal and replacement of the existing Local Rule 45-509 Community Economic Development Corporations and Associations and existing Companion Policy 45-509CP Community Economic Development Corporations and Associations with new Local Rule 45-509 Community Economic Development Corporations and Cooperatives (“Local Rule 45-509”).
  • The repeal and replacement of the existing Local Rule 91-501 Derivatives with new Local Rule 91-501 Over-the-Counter Trades in Derivatives (“Local Rule 91-501”)
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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 / Nouvelle-Ècosse

Regulations / Règlements

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, September 10, 2021:

Dairy Industry Act

NS Reg 119/2021 Milk Producer Licensing Regulations — amendment

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 118/2021 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 120/2021 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
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Nunavut / Nunavut

  • No entries for this issue
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Ontario / Ontario

Regulations / Règlements

Niagara Escarpment Planning and Development Act

O Reg 643/21 Designation of Area of Development Control, amending Reg 826 of RRO 1990

Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to Covid-19) Act, 2020

O Reg 645/21 Rules for Areas at Step 3 and at the Roadmap Exit Step, amending O Reg 364/20

Employment Standards Act, 2000

O Reg 650/21 Infectious Disease Emergency Leave, amending O Reg 228/20

Endangered Species Act, 2007

O Reg 651/21 Agency
O Reg 656/21 Five-Year Report by Agency

Environmental Protection Act

O Reg 652/21 Air Pollution — Discharge of Sulphur Dioxide from Nickel Smelting and Refining Facilities in the Sudbury Area
O Reg 653/21 Air Pollution — Local Air Quality, amending O Reg 419/05

Condominium Act, 1998

O Reg 654/21 General, amending O Reg 48/01
O Reg 655/21 Condominium Authority Tribunal, amending O Reg 179/17

Provincial Offences Act

O Reg 657/21 Forms, amending O Reg 108/11

Proposed Regulations / Projets de règlement

Modernizing Ontario for People and Businesses Act, 2020

September 14, 2021
Regulatory Amendments to the Modernizing Ontario for People and Businesses Act, 2020 — Comments by October 29, 2021

Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998

September 14, 2021
Proposed Amendment to Ontario Regulation 53/05 (Payments under Section 78.1 of the Act), to be made under the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998 — Comments by October 14, 2021

Safety and Consumer Statutes Administration Act, 1996

September 16, 2021
Proposed Order-in-Council and Regulatory Amendments Relating to the Condominium Management Services Act, 2015 and the Safety and Consumer Statutes Administration Act, 1996 — Comments by November 1, 2021

Liquor Licence and Control Act, 2019

September 16, 2021
Proposed regulation under the Liquor Licence and Control Act, 2019 — Comments by September 27, 2021

Highway Traffic Act

September 17, 2021
Administrative Monetary Penalties for High Risk Driving Suspensions — Comments by October 16, 2021

Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016

September 17, 2021
Administrative Penalties Regulation made under the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016 — Comments by November 1, 2021

Orders In Council

Smarter and Stronger Justice Act, 2020, SO 2020, c 11

  • Schedule 5, subsections 6(1), (2), (3), which amend the Courts of Justice Act, in force September 1, 2021 (OIC 1123/2021)

Accelerating Access to Justice Act, 2021, SO 2021, c 4

The following provisions in force September 1, 2021 (OIC 1124/2021)

  • Schedule 3, sections 1, 2(1), 5-12, 15, which amend the Courts of Justice Act
  • Schedule 3, section 17, which amends the Absconding Debtors Act
  • Schedule 3, section 18, which amends the Administration of Justice Act
  • Schedule 3, section 19, which amends the Assignments and Preferences Act
  • Schedule 3, section 20, which amends the Construction Act
  • Schedule 3, section 21, which amends the Evidence Act
  • Schedule 3, section 22, which amends the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act
  • Schedule 3, section 23, which amends the Human Rights Code
  • Schedule 3, section 24, which amends the Law Society Act
  • Schedule 3, section 25, which amends the Marriage Act
  • Schedule 3, section 26, which amends the Protecting a Sustainable Public Sector for Future Generations Act, 2019
  • Schedule 3, subsection 27(2), which amends the Public Service of Ontario Act, 2006

Combating Human Trafficking Act, 2021, SO 2021, c 21

  • Schedule 3, sections 1-7, which amend the Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2017, in force October 1, 2021 (OIC 1126/2021)

Protect, Support and Recover from COVID-19 Act (Budget Measures), 2020, SO 2020, c 36

  • Schedule 9, sections 5(2), 7, which amend the Early Childhood Educators Act, 2007, in force January 1, 2022 (OIC 1127/2021)
  • Schedule 33, sections 27(4), 30, which amend the Ontario College of Teachers Act, 1996, in force January 1, 2022 (OIC 1127/2021)

Supporting Recovery and Competitiveness Act, 2021, SO 2021, c 25

  • Schedule 3, sections 2, 3, which amend the Education Act, in force September 1, 2021 (OIC 1128/2021)

Moving Ontarians More Safely Act, 2021, SO 2021, c 26

  • Schedule 1, subsection 15(1), which amends the Highway Traffic Act, in force September 12, 2021 (OIC 1133/2021)

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

  • Schedule 5, subsection 4(1), which amends the Ontario New Home Warranties Plan Act, in force October 19, 2021 (OIC 1134/2021)

Strong Communities through Affordable Housing Act, 2011, SO 2011, c 6

  • Schedule 1, subsections 185(3), (4), which amend the Housing Services Act, 2011, in force October 19, 2021 (OIC 1135/2021)

Notices / Avis

Ontario Gazette, September 18, 2021:

Ontario Securities Commission

  • Amendments to National Instrument 94-102 Derivatives: Customer Clearing and Protection of Customer Collateral and Positions

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Prince Edward Island / Île-du-Prince-Édouard

Regulations / Règlements

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part II, September 18, 2021:

Environmental Protection Act

EC2021-739 Materials Stewardship and Recycling Regulations, amendment
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Quebec / Québec

Projets de loi

  Référencés à la première lecture seulement
92 Loi visant la création d'un tribunal spécialisé en matière de violence sexuelle et de violence conjugale et portant sur la formation des juges en ces matières

Bills

  Referenced on first reading only
92 An Act to create a court specialized in sexual violence and domestic violence and respecting training of judges in these matters

Règlements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, 22 septembre 2021:

Loi sur l'administration financière

OC 1216-2021 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les engagements financiers pris par un organisme

Loi sur la santé et la sécurité du travail

OC 1223-2021 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la santé et la sécurité du travail

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, September 22, 2021:

Financial Administration Act

OC 1216-2021 Regulation amending Regulation respecting financial commitments made by a body

Act respecting occupational health and safety

OC 1223-2021 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting occupational health and safety
 

Ordres Ministériels

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 15 septembre 2021:

Loi sur les valeurs mobilières

AM V-1.1-2021-10 Règlement 45-110 sur les dispenses de prospectus et d'inscription pour financement participatif des entreprises en démarrage
AM V-1.1-2021-11 Règlement modifiant le Règlement 13-101 sur le Système électronique de données, d'analyse et de recherche (SEDAR)
AM V-1.1-2021-12 Règlement modifiant le Règlement 45-102 sur la revente de titres

Code de la sécurité routière

AM 2021-19 La suspension de l'application de la définition de minibus à l'égard de certains véhicules automobiles équipés de deux dispositifs de retenue servant à immob iliser un fauteuil roulant

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 16 septembre 2021:

Code de la sécurité routière

AM 2021-20 La prolongation de la 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

Ministerial Orders

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, September 15, 2021:

Securities Act

MO V-1.1-2021-10 Regulation 45-110 respecting Start-up Crowdfunding Registration and Prospectus Exemptions — Order number V-1.1-2021-10 of the Minister of Finance
MO V-1.1-2021-11 Regulation to amend Regulation 13-101 respecting the System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval (SEDAR) — Order number V-1.1-2021-11 of the Minister of Finance
MO V-1.1-2021-12 Regulation to amend Regulation 45-102 respecting Resale of Securities — Order number V-1.1-2021-12 of the Minister of Finance

Highway Safety Code

MO 2021-19 Suspension of the application of the definition of minibus with respect to certain motor vehicles equipped with two restraining devices to keep a wheelchair in place — Order number 2021-19 of the Minister of Transport

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, September 16, 2021:

Highway Safety Code

MO 2021-20 Extension of the 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
 

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 15 septembre 2021:

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 et modifiant la Loi concernant les soins de fin de vie, SQ 2021, c 23

  • Loi en vigueur au 22 septembre 2021 (Décret 1220-2021)

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, September 15, 2021:

Act respecting mainly the health insurance plan and prescription drug insurance plan eligibility of certain children whose parents' migratory status is precarious and amending the Act respecting end-of-life care, SQ 2021, c 23

  • Act in force September 22, 2021 (OC 1220-2021)

Sanctions

22 septembre 2021

  • Loi nº 64, Loi modernisant des dispositions législatives en matière de protection des renseignements personnels — Chapitre nº 25

Assents

September 22, 2021

  • Bill 64, An Act to modernize legislative provisions as regards the protection of personal information — Chapter No. 25

Avis

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, 22 septembre 2021:

Code de procédure civile

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement de la Cour supérieure du Québec en matière familiale

Notices

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, September 22, 2021:

Code of Civil Procedure

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation of the Superior Court of Québec in family matters
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Saskatchewan / Saskatchewan

Regulations / Règlements

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, September 17, 2021:

The Environmental Management and Protection Act, 2010

Sask Reg 97/2021 The Environmental Management and Protection (Saskatchewan Environmental Code Adoption) Amendment Regulations, 2021
 

Notices / Avis

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, Setember 17, 2021:

The Medical Profession Act, 1981

  • Saskatchewan College of Physicians and Surgeons — Regulatory Bylaw Amendments
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Yukon / Yukon

Regulations / Règlements

Yukon Gazette, Part II, September 15, 2021:

Securities Act

YOIC 2021/36 Rule to Make Amendment No. 18 to the Rule Respecting the Implementation of CSA Instruments and Policies (Local Rule 11-802)

Proclamations / Proclamations

Yukon Gazette, Part I, September 15, 2021:

Coroners Act, SY 2018, c 10

  • Act in force August 19, 2021 (OIC 2021/113)
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