Canada: Legislative Update Report No. 2017-17

Federal Government

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, September 6, 2017:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2017-163

Order 2017-87-07-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List

Broadcasting Act

SI/2017-42

Order Referring Back to the CRTC Decisions CRTC 2017-143 to 2017-151 to Renew the Broadcasting Licences

Proposed Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, September 2, 2017:

Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act

  • Breach of Security Safeguards Regulations

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 26, 2017:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Publication of final decision after screening assessment of three distillate aromatic extract substances — extracts (petroleum), heavy paraffinic distillate solvent, CAS RN 64742-04-7; extracts (petroleum), light paraffinic distillate solvent, CAS RN 64742-05-8; and extracts (petroleum), heavy naphthenic distillate solvent, CAS RN 64742-11-6 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(6) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)  
  • Publication of final decision after screening assessment of two substances — asphalt, CAS RN 8052-42-4, and oxidized asphalt, CAS RN 64742-93-4 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(6) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Global Affairs Canada

  • Notice of intent to conduct an environmental assessment of the modernization of the North American Free Trade Agreement

Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

  • Notice to interested parties — Proposed regulations amending Part J of the Food and Drug Regulations to authorize access to substances subject to temporary controls under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

Radiocommunication Act

  • Notice No. SMSE-005-17 — Proposed Revisions to the Canadian Table of Frequency Allocations (2017 edition)

Canada Gazette, Part I, September 2, 2017:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Ministerial Condition No. 15893  

Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 26, 2017:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Certain polyethylene terephthalate resin — Decisions

Canada Gazette, Part I, September 2, 2017:

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Commencement of preliminary injury inquiry — Polyethylene terephthalate resin
  • Inquiry — Scientific instruments

Supplements

Canada Gazette, Part I, August 26, 2017:

Copyright Board

  • Statement of Royalties to Be Collected for the Communication to the Public by Telecommunication or the Reproduction, in Canada, of Musical Works

Canada Gazette, Part I, September 2, 2017:

Copyright Board

  • Statement of Proposed Royalties to Be Collected by Connect/SOPROQ for the Reproduction, in Canada, of Sound Recordings (Erratum)
  • Statement of Royalties to Be Collected for the Performance in Public or the Communication to the Public by Telecommunication, in Canada, of Published Sound Recordings Embodying Musical Works and Performers' Performances of Such Works [Tariffs 3.A and 3.B]
  • Statement of Royalties to Be Collected for the Performance in Public or the Communication to the Public by Telecommunication, in Canada, of Published Sound Recordings Embodying Musical Works and Performers' Performances of Such Works [Tariffs 5.A to 5.K]

Alberta

Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, August 31, 2017:

Oil and Gas Conservation Act

Alta Reg 158/2017

Oil and Gas Conservation (Orphan Fund Levy) Rules Amendment Regulation

Alberta Health Care Insurance Act

Alta Reg 159/2017

Claims for Benefits Amendment Regulation

Notices

Alberta Gazette, Part I, August 31, 2017:

Alberta Securities Commission

  • Amendments to National Instrument 24-101 Institutional Trade Matching And Settlement
  • Amendments to National Instrument 81-102 Investment Funds
  • Amendments to National Instrument 81-104 Commodity Pools

British Columbia

Regulations

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, August 29, 2017:

Coal Act

BC Reg 163/2017

Amends BC Regs
167/2004
171/2011 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation

BC Reg 164/2017

Amends BC Regs
9/2000
171/2011 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation

Mineral Tenure Act

BC Reg 162/2017

Amends BC Reg 71/2010 — Mineral Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation

BC Reg 163/2017

Amends BC Regs
26/95
167/2004
171/2011 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation

BC Reg 164/2017

Amends BC Regs
9/2000
171/2011 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation
71/2010 — Mineral Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation

Manitoba

Manitoba Laws - Proclamations

The Non-Smokers Health Protection Amendment Act (E-Cigarettes), SM 2015, c 36

The Regulated Health Professions Act, SM 2009, c 15

  •        The Registered Nurses Act (SM 1999, c 36) repealed May 31, 2018 ( OIC 243/2017)
  •        Subsections 251(1) and (2), and subsection 252(1) and clause 252(2)(b) of The Regulated Health Professions Act (SM 2009, c 15) in force May 31, 2018 ( OIC 243/2017)

New Brunswick

Regulations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part II, September 6, 2017:

Gas Distribution Act, 1999

NB Reg 2017-30

NB Reg 99-62, repeal

Proclamations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, August 30, 2017:

An Act Respecting Payday Loans, SNB 2008, c 3

  • Act in force January 1, 2018


Newfoundland and Labrador

Regulations

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part II, August 25, 2017:

Highway Traffic Act

NLR 78/17

Highway Traffic Driver Regulations, 1999, amendment



Northwest Territories

Regulations

Northwest Territories Gazette, Part II, August 31, 2017:

Insurance Act

NWT Reg 065-2017

Insurance Regulations — amendment

Financial Administration Act

NWT Reg 066-2017

Court Services Fees Regulations — amendment

NWT Reg 071-2017

Court Services Fees Regulations — amendment



Nova Scotia

Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, September 1, 2017:

Dairy Industry Act

NS Reg 125/2017

Milk Producer Licensing Regulations — replacement

NS Reg 126/2017

Abnormal Freezing Point Standard for Cow's Milk Regulations — amendment

Natural Products Act

NS Reg 123/2017

Chicken Farmers of Nova Scotia Regulations — amendment

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 122/2017

Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

NS Reg 124/2017

Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Proclamations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, September 1, 2017:

Public Services Sustainability (2015) Act, SNS 2015, c 34

  • Act, except the heading immediately preceding Section 24, Sections 24 to 26 and clauses 29(1)(m) and (n), in force August 22, 2017 (NS Reg 127/2017)

Nunavut

Notices

Nunavut Gazette, Part I, August 31, 2017:

Safety Act

  • Notice of the following Code of Practice 
    • Counterbalanced Forklifts

Ontario

Regulations

Ontario Gazette, August 26, 2017:

Farm Products Marketing Act

O Reg 326/17

Vegetables for Processing – Plan, amending Reg 441 of RRO 1990

Ontario Gazette, September 2, 2017:

Juries Act

O Reg 329/17

General, amending Reg 680 of RRO 1990

Legislation Act, 2006

O Reg 330/17

Revoking O Reg 381/93 (Refinery Licences) made under the Mining Act

Mining Act

O Reg 331/17

Surveys of Mining Claims, amending Reg 768 of RRO 1990

Releases, Speeches and Statements

Ministry of Northern Development and Mines

September 6, 2017
Proposed new regulations, Assessment Work Regulation and Mining Claim Regulation and the revocation of Assessment Work Regulation (O. Reg. 6/96) and the Claim Staking and Recording Regulation (O. Reg. 43/11), supporting the implementation of MAM Phase III and Bill 39 amendments to the Mining Act — Comments by October 21, 2017

Notices

Ontario Gazette, August 26, 2017:

Ontario Securities Commission

  • Adoption of Amendments to National Instrument 24-101 Institutional Trade Matching and Settlement

Prince Edward Island

  • No entries for this issue

Quebec

Réglements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 30 août 2017:

Code des professions

Décret 804-2017

Règlement sur les activités professionnelles qui peuvent être exercées par un technologue en électrophysiologie médicale

Loi sur le régime de rentes du Québec

Décret 806-2017

Règlement sur la mise en Suvre de l'Avenant portant première modification à l'Entente en matière de sécurité sociale entre le gouvernement du Québec et le gouvernement de la République française signée à Paris le 17 décembre 2003

Loi sur la santé et la sécurité du travail

Décret 814-2017

Règlement sur la mise en Suvre des dispositions relatives aux accidents du travail et aux maladies professionnelles contenues dans l'Avenant portant première modification à l'Entente en matière de sécurité sociale entre le gouvernement du Québec et le gouvernement de la République française signée à Paris le 17 décembre 2003

Décret 815-2017

Règlement sur la mise en Suvre des dispositions relatives aux accidents du travail et les maladies professionnelles contenues dans l'Avenant portant seconde modification au Protocole d'entente entre le gouvernement du Québec et le gouvernement de la République française relatif à la protection sociale des élèves et étudiants et des participants à la coopération signé à Québec le 19 décembre 1998

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 6 septembre 2017:

Loi sur les régimes complémentaires de retraite

Décret 833-2017

Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la soustraction de certaines catégories de régimes de retraite à l'application de dispositions de la Loi sur les régimes complémentaires de retraite

Code des professions

Décret 843-2017

Règlement abrogeant le Règlement sur le fonds d'indemnisation de l'Ordre des géologues du Québec

Décret 844-2017

Règlement modifiant le Code de déontologie des comptables professionnels agréés

Décret 845-2017

Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les activités professionnelles pouvant être exercées par les membres de l'Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec

Décret 846-2017

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

Loi sur la voirie

Décret 855-2017

Concernant la gestion de la route Mont Bélair située sur le territoire de la ville de Québec

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, August 30, 2017:

Professional Code

OC 804-2017

Regulation respecting the professional activities that may be engaged in by a medical electrophysiology technologist

An Act respecting the Québec Pension Plan

OC 806-2017

Regulation respecting the implementation of the First Amendment to the Agreement on Social Security Between the Gouvernement du Québec and the Government of the French Republic signed at Paris on 17 December 2003

An Act respecting occupational health and safety

OC 814-2017

Regulation respecting the implementation of the provisions relating to industrial accidents and occupational diseases contained in the First Amendment to the Agreement on Social Security between the Gouvernement du Québec and the Government of the French Republic signed at Paris on 17 December 2003

OC 815-2017

Regulation respecting the implementation of the provisions relating to industrial accidents and occupational diseases contained in the Second Amendment to the Memorandum of Agreement on Social Security for Students and Participants in Cooperation Programs between the Gouvernement du Québec and the Government of the French Republic signed at Québec on 19 December 1998

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, September 6, 2017:

Supplemental Pension Plans Act

OC 833-2017

Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the exemption of certain categories of pension plans from the application of provisions of the Supplemental Pension Plans Act

Professional Code

OC 843-2017

Regulation to revoke the Regulation respecting the compensation fund of the Ordre des géologues du Québec

OC 844-2017

Regulation to amend the Code of ethics of chartered professional accountants

OC 845-2017

Regulation amending the Regulation respecting the professional activities that may be engaged in by members of the Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec

OC 846-2017

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

An Act respecting roads

OC 855-2017

Concerning the management of the Mont Bélair road located on the territory of Ville de Québec

Saskatchewan

Regulations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, August 25, 2017:

The Securities Act, 1988

Sask Reg 85/2017

The Securities Commission (Adoption of National Instruments) (NI 24-101) Amendment Regulations, 2017

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, September 1, 2017:

The Small Claims Act, 2016

RRS, c S-50.12,  Reg 1

The Small Claims Regulations, 2017

The Pension Benefits Act, 1992

Sask Reg 100/2017

The Pension Benefits Amendment Regulations, 2017

 The Credit Union Act, 1998

Sask Reg 101/2017

The Credit Union (Voting Period) Amendment Regulations, 2017

 

Proclamations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, September 1, 2017:

The Education Amendment Act, 2017, SS 2017, c 11

  • Act in force September 1, 2017

Notices

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, August 25, 2017:

The Medical Profession Act, 1981

  • Saskatchewan College of Physicians and Surgeons — Regulatory Bylaw Amendments

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, September 1, 2017:

Court of Queen's Bench for Saskatchewan

  • Rules of Court 
    • Civil Practice Directive No. 5 — Applications under the Saskatchewan Human Rights Code

Yukon

  • No entries for this issue

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