Legislative Update Report No. 2012-20 -- Oct 30, 2012

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Federal Government Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
C-45 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament
on March 29, 2012 and other measures
Hon. Flaherty
C-46 An Act to amend the Members of Parliament Retiring Allowances Act
Hon. Flaherty

Senate

  Referenced only on first reading
S-12 An Act to amend the Statutory Instruments Act and to make consequential
amendments to the Statutory Instruments Regulations
Hon. LeBreton

 

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, October 24, 2012:

Food and Drugs Act

SOR/2012-202 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Anticaking Agents
SOR/2012-203 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Bleaching, Maturing or Dough Conditioning Agents
SOR/2012-216 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Carrier or Extraction Solvents
SOR/2012-204 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Colouring Agents
SOR/2012-205 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Emulsifying, Gelling, Stabilizing or Thickening Agents
SOR/2012-207 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Firming Agents
SOR/2012-206 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Food Enzymes
SOR/2012-208 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Glazing or Polishing Agents
SOR/2012-211 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as pH Adjusting Agents, Acid-Reacting Materials or Water Correcting Agents
SOR/2012-212 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Preservatives
SOR/2012-213 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Sequestering Agents
SOR/2012-214 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Starch-Modifying Agents
SOR/2012-210 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Sweeteners
SOR/2012-215 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Yeast Foods
SOR/2012-209 Marketing Authorization for Food Additives with Other Generally Accepted Uses

Income Tax Act

SOR/2012-218 Regulations Amending the Income Tax Regulations

Financial Administration Act

SI/2012-78 Order Designating the Minister of Transport as the appropriate Minister for the
Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority
SOR/2012-223 Order Amending Schedule III to the Financial Administration Act

Canada Evidence Act

SOR/2012-220 Order Amending the Schedule to the Canada Evidence Act

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2012-219 Order Adding Toxic Substances to Schedule 1 to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

 

Proposed Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, October 13, 2012:

Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act

  • Regulations Amending the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Regulations

Canada Small Business Financing Act

  • Regulations Amending the Canada Small Business Financing Regulations

Firearms Act

  • Regulations Amending the Firearms Marking Regulations

Canadian Forces Members and Veterans Re-establishment and Compensation Act
Department of Veterans Affairs Act

  • Regulations Amending the Veterans Health Care Regulations and the Canadian Forces Members and Veterans Re-establishment and Compensation Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, October 20, 2012:

Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Act

  • By-law Amending the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Differential Premiums By-law

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, October 13, 2012:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Proposed residential indoor air quality guideline for naphthalene

Canada Gazette, Part I, October 20, 2012:

Radiocommunication Act

  • DGSO-004-12 — Consultation on a Licensing Framework for Broadband Radio Service (BRS) — 2500 MHz Band
  • DGSO-006-12 — Consultation on Renewal Process for 2300 MHz and 3500 MHz Licences

Bank Act

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association — Order to commence and carry on business

Alberta Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
2 Responsible Energy Development Act
Hon. Hughes
3 Education Act
Hon. Johnson
6 Protection and Compliance Statutes Amendment Act, 2012
Mr. Jeneroux
8 Electric Utilities Amendment Act, 2012
Hon. Hughes
9 Alberta Corporate Tax Amendment Act, 2012
Hon. Horner

 

Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, September 29, 2012:

Safety Codes Act

Alta Reg 154/2012 Plumbing Code Amendment Regulation

Alberta Gazette, Part II, October 15, 2012:

Employment Pension Plans Act

Alta Reg 161/2012 Employment Pension Plans (Partial Exemption and Consolidation of Solvency Deficiencies) Amendment Regulation

Judicature Act

Alta Reg 158/2012 Justices of the Peace 2009 Compensation Commission Amendment Regulation

Oil and Gas Conservation Act

Alta Reg 157/2012 Oil and Gas Conservation Amendment Regulation

 

Releases, Speeches and Statements

Alberta

October 17, 2012
Alberta to establish arm's-length environmental monitoring agency

British Columbia Notices

British Columbia Gazette, Part I, October 18, 2012:

Ministry of Energy, Mines and Natural Gas

  • Calling for tenders — Competition for the right to explore and develop Crown petroleum and natural gas resources, closes November 7, 2012

Manitoba Regulations

Manitoba Gazette, Part II, October 6, 2012:

The Highway Traffic Act

Man Reg 125/2012 Physically Disabled Persons Parking Regulation, amendment

New Brunswick

  • No entries for this issue

Newfoundland Proclamations

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part II, October 5, 2012:

An Act Respecting the Regulations of Certain Health Professions, SNL 2010, c H-1.02

  • Act in force October 5, 2012 (NLR 82/12)

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part II, October 12, 2012:

An Act Respecting the Regulations of Certain Health Professions, SNL 2010, c H-1.02

  • Act in force October 5, 2012 (NLR 82/12) [Erratum]

Northwest Territories Proclamations

Northwest Territories Gazette, Part II, September 28, 2012:

Apprenticeship, Trade and Occupation Certification Act, SNWT 2010, c 13

  • Act in force October 1, 2012 (SI-002-2012)

Nova Scotia Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, October 19, 2012:

Building Code Act

NS Reg 184/2012 Nova Scotia Building Code Regulations, amendment

Maritime Link Act

NS Reg 189/2012 Maritime Link Cost Recovery Process Regulations

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 182/2012 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 190/2012 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Technical Safety Act

NS Reg 183/2012 Technical Safety Standards Regulations

Proclamations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, October 19, 2012:

Justice Administration (2012) Act, SNS 2012, c 8

  • Section 13 in force October 2, 2012 (NS Reg 185/2012)

Maritime Link Act, SNS 2012, c 9

  • Act in force October 2, 2012 (NS Reg 188/2012)

Nunavut Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
41 Appropriation (Capital) Act, 2013-2014
Hon. Peterson
42 Supplementary Appropriation (Operations and Maintenance) Act, No. 2, 2012-2013
Hon. Peterson
43 Supplementary (Capital) Act, No. 3, 2012-2013
Hon. Peterson

Ontario Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
132 An Act to encourage participation on matters of public interest and to dissuade
persons from bringing legal proceedings that interfere with such participation
Mr. Naqvi

 

Regulations

Ontario Gazette, October 13, 2012:

Environmental Protection Act

O Reg 283/12 General — Waste Management, amending Reg 347 of RRO 1990
O Reg 298/12 Collection of Pharmaceuticals and Sharps — Responsibilities of Producers

Highway Traffic Act

O Reg 285/12 Restricted Use of Left Lanes by Commercial Motor Vehicles, amending Reg 608 of RRO 1990
O Reg 290/12 Speed Limits, amending Reg 619 of RRO 1990
O Reg 296/12 Stop Signs in Territory Without Municipal Organization, amending Reg 624 of RRO 1990

Nutrient Management Act, 2002

O Reg 284/12 General, amending O Reg 267/03

Ontario Drug Benefit Act

O Reg 294/12 General, amending O Reg 201/96

Ontario Gazette, October 20, 2012:

Drug and Pharmacies Regulation Act

O Reg 301/12 General, amending O Reg 58/11

Pharmacy Act, 1991

O Reg 302/12 General, amending O Reg 202/94

Mining Act

O Reg 306/12 General, amending O Reg 45/11
O Reg 307/12 Mine Development and Closure Under Part VII of the Act, amending O Reg 240/00
O Reg 308/12 Exploration Plans and Exploration Permits
O Reg 309/12 Assessment Work, amending O Reg 6/96
O Reg 310/12 Claim Staking and Recording , amending O Reg 43/11
O Reg 311/12 Permission to Test Mineral Content, revoking O Reg 192/06

Highway Traffic Act

O Reg 312/12 Vehicle Permits, amending Reg 628 of RRO 1990

Proclamations

Ontario Gazette, October 13, 2012:

Attracting Investment and Creating Jobs Act, 2012, SO 2012, c 10

  • Sections 1 to 3 and 5 to 9 in force October 12, 2012

Prince Edward Island Regulations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part II, October 13, 2012:

Highway Traffic Act

EC2012-567 Driver's Licenses Regulations Amendment
EC2012-568 Graduated Driver Licensing Regulations Amendment

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part II, October 20, 2012:

Boilers and Pressure Vessels Act

EC2012-587 Boilers and Pressure Vessels Act Regulations, amendment

Power Engineers Act

EC2012-588 Power Engineers Act Regulations

Notices

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, October 6, 2012:

Judicature Act

  • Quarterly Notice Pursuant to Judicature Act

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, October 13, 2012:

Egg Producers of Prince Edward Island

  • Price Determination Order — Amendment (EPPEI 12-13)
  • Price Determination Order — Amendment (EPPEI 12-14)

Quebec Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 3 octobre 2012 :

Loi sur la santé et la sécurité du travail

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la santé et la sécurité du travail dans les mines

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 15 octobre 2012 :

Loi sur la qualité de l'environnement

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la déclaration obligatoire de certaines émissions de contaminants dans l'atmosphère

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, October 3, 2012:

An Act respecting occupational health and safety

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting occupational health and safety in mines

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, October 15, 2012:

Environment Quality Act

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting mandatory reporting of certain emissions of contaminants into the atmosphere

Saskatchewan Proclamations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, October 5, 2012:

The Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority of Saskatchewan Act, SS 2012, c F-13.5

  • Act in force October 1, 2012

Yukon

  • No entries for this issue

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