Legislative Update Report No. 2013-01 -- Jan 25, 2013

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Federal Government

Proposed Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 19, 2013:

Copyright Act

  • Regulations Establishing the Periods Within Which Eligible Authors, Eligible Performers and Eligible Makers not Represented by Collective Societies Can Claim Private Copying Remuneration

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 12, 2013:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Significant New Activity Notice No. 16998
  • Significant New Activity Notice No. 16999
  • Publication after screening assessment of living organisms — Nitrobacter winogradskyi ATCC 25391, Nitrobacter species 18132-6, Nitrobacter species 16969-4, Nitrosomonas europaea ATCC 25978, Nitrosomonas species 16968-3, Nitrosomonas species 18133-7, Rhodopseudomonas palustris ATCC 17001, Rhodopseudomonas species 18136-1 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 19, 2013:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Notice with respect to the substances in the National Pollutant Release Inventory for 2012 and 2013 (Erratum)

Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 19, 2013:

Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act

  • Issuance of exploration licences

Supplements

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 19, 2013:

Copyright Board

  • Statement of Royalties to Be Collected by Access Copyright for the Reprographic Reproduction, in Canada, of Works in its Repertoire

Alberta Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, January 15, 2013:

Employment Pension Plans Act

Alta Reg 229/2012 Employment Pension Plans (Financial Hardship) Amendment Regulation

Health Disciplines Act

Alta Reg 228/2012 Midwifery Amendment Regulation

Safety Codes Act

Alta Reg 227/2012 Safety Codes Regulations (Removal of Expiry Clause) Amendment Regulation

Notices

Alberta Gazette, Part I, January 15, 2013:

Alberta Securities Commission

  • National Instrument 51-102 Continuous Disclosure Obligations Amending Instrument
  • National Instrument 54-101 Communication With Beneficial Owners of Securities of a Reporting Issuer Amending Instrument

British Columbia

  • No entries for this issue

Manitoba Regulations

Manitoba Gazette, Part II, December 29, 2012:

The Highway Traffic Act

Man Reg 156/2012 Image Capturing Enforcement Regulation, amendment

The Workplace Safety and Health Act

Man Reg 165/2012 Workplace Safety and Health Regulation, amendment

The Residential Tenancies Act

Man Reg 171/2012 Residential Tenancies Regulation, amendment
Man Reg 172/2012 Residential Rent Regulation, amendment

The Pension Benefits Act

Man Reg 173/2012 Non-Profit Sector Special Payments Exemption Regulation

The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act

Man Reg 174/2012 Access and Privacy Regulation, amendment

The Buildings and Mobile Homes Act

Man Reg 175/2012 Manitoba Building Code, amendment

Manitoba Gazette, Part II, January 12, 2013:

The Residential Tenancies Act

Man Reg 1/2013 Residential Tenancies Costs Regulation, amendment

The Farm Products Marketing Act

Man Reg 2/2013 Broiler Hatching Egg Price Order
Man Reg 3/2013 Chicken Broiler Price Order

Proclamations

Manitoba Gazette, Part I, December 29, 2012:

The Adult Abuse Registry Act and Amendments to The Vulnerable Persons Living with a Mental Disability Act, SM 2011, c 26

  • Sections 1 to 46, subsection 47(2), subsection 47(7) insofar as it enacts section 25.3 of The Vulnerable Persons Living with a Mental Disability Act, subsection 47(11) and section 48 of The Adult Abuse Registry Act and Amendments to The Vulnerable Persons Living with a Mental Disability Act, in force January 15, 2013

Manitoba Gazette, Part I, January 5, 2013:

The Residential Tenancies Amendment Act, SM 2012, c 30

  • Sections 7, 12 and 15, subsections 16(2) and (3), sections 18 and 19, and subsection 29(3) in force March 1, 2013

Notices

Manitoba Gazette, Part I, January 12, 2013:

Court of Queen's Bench Act

  • Prejudgment and Postjudgment Interest Table, January 1, 2013 at 1.5%

New Brunswick Regulations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part II, January 23, 2013:

Judicture Act
Provincial Offences Procedure Act

NB Reg 2013-1 NB Reg 82-73, amendment

Proclamations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, January 16, 2013:

Small Claims Act, SNB 2012, c 15

  • Sections 1 to 17, 19 to 25 and 27 to 49 in force January 1, 2013

Newfoundland Regulations

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part II, January 11, 2013:

Pension Benefits Act

NLR 2/13 Pension Benefits Act Regulations, amendment


Northwest Territories

  • No entries for this issue

Nova Scotia Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, January 11, 2013:

Pension Benefits Act

NS Reg 228/2012 Pension Benefits Regulations, amendment
NS Reg 229/2012 Pension Benefits Regulations, amendment
NS Reg 230/2012 Pension Benefits Regulations, amendment

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 225/2012 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 233/2012 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Nunavut

  • No entries for this issue

Ontario

  • No entries for this issue

Prince Edward Island Regulations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part II, January 19, 2013:

Social Work Act

EC2013-17 Certification Regulations
EC2013-18 Standards and Discipline Regulations

Proclamations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, January 19, 2013:

An Act to Amend the Social Work Act, SPEI 2008, c 62

  • Act in force January 19, 2013

Notices

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, January 19, 2013:

Judicature Act

  • Quarterly Notice Pursuant to the Judicature Act, RSPEI 1988, CAP J-2.1 — Prejudgment rates, January 13 to March 13, at 1.00% and Postjudgment rates, January 13 to March 13, at 2.00%

Quebec Réglements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 16 janvier 2013:

Loi sur le bâtiment

Décret 1260-2012 Règlement modifiant le Code de sécurité
Décret 1263-2012 Règlement visant à améliorer la sécurité dans le bâtiment
Décret 1264-2012 Règlement modifiant le Règlement d'application de la Loi sur le bâtiment

Loi sur la santé et la sécurité du travail

Décret 1261-2012 Règlement sur la mise en oeuvre de l'entente relative aux programmes de l'Office
Québec-Monde pour la jeunesse

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 16, 2013:

Building Act

OC 1260-2012 Regulation to amend the Safety Code
OC 1263-2012 Regulation to improve building safety
OC 1264-2012 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the application of the Building Act

An Act respecting occupational health and safety

OC 1261-2012 Regulation respecting the implementation of the Agreement regarding the programs of the Office Québec-Monde pour la jeunesse

Ordres Ministériels

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 16 janvier 2013 :

Code de la sécurité routière

AM 2012 Concernant l'approbation des appareils de détection d'alcool en application
de l'article 202.3 du Code de la sécurité routière — Arrêté numéro AM 0060-2012
du ministre de la Sécurité publique
AM 2012 Concernant l'approbation des cinémomètres photographiques et des systèmes
photographiques de contrôle de circulation aux feux rouges — Arrêté numéro 2012-13
du ministre des Transports et du ministre de la Sécurité publique
AM 2012 Concernant l'accès aux chemins publics des véhicules routiers munis d'un poste de
conduite à droite — Arrêté numéro 2012-15 du ministre des Transports

Ministerial Orders

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 16, 2013:

Highway Safety Code

MO 2012 Approval of breath screening devices pursuant to section 202.3 of the
Highway Safety Code — Order no. AM 0060-2012 of the Minister of Public Security
MO 2012 Approval of photo radar devices and red light camera systems — Order no. 2012-13
of the Minister of Transport and of the Minister of Public Security
MO 2012 The use of right-hand drive road vehicles on public highways — Order no. 2012-15
of the Minister of Transport

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 16 janvier 2013 :

Loi sur le bâtiment à l'égard des bâtiments et des équipements destinés à l'usage du public auxquels s'applique le chapitre VIII du Code de sécurité, SQ 1985, c 34

  • À tous égards, de l'article 29 de la Loi sur le bâtiment (SQ 1985, chapitre 34) en vigueur au 18 mars 2013 (Décret 1262-2012)
  • À tous égards, de l'article 215 de la Loi sur le bâtiment (SQ 1985, chapitre 34) en vigueur au 18 mars 2013 (Décret 1262-2012)
  • À tous égards, de l'article 282 de la Loi sur le bâtiment et de l'article 116 de la Loi modifiant la Loi sur le bâtiment et d'autres dispositions législatives (SQ 1991, chapitre 74) en vigueur au 18 mars 2013 (Décret 1262-2012)

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 16, 2013:

An Act with regard to buildings and facilities intended for use by the public to which Chapter VIII of the Safety Code applies, SQ 1985, c 34

  • In all respects, of section 29 of the Building Act (SQ 1985, c 34) in force March 18, 2013 (OC 1262-2012)
  • In all respects, of section 215 of the Building Act (SQ 1985, c 34) in force March 18, 2013 (OC 1262-2012)
  • In all respects, of section 282 of the Building Act and section 116 of the Act to amend the Building Act and other legislation (SQ 1991, c 74) in force March 18, 2013 (OC 1262-2012)

Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 16 janvier 2013 :

Loi sur le bâtiment

  • Règlement modifiant le Code de sécurité

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 23 janvier 2013 :

Loi médicale

  • Règlement sur certaines activités professionnelles qui peuvent être exercées par un pharmacien

Loi sur la pharmacie

  • Règlement déterminant les cas pour lesquels un pharmacien peut prescrire un médicament de même que les conditions et modalités suivant lesquelles cette activité est exercée
  • Règlement sur les conditions et modalités suivant lesquelles un pharmacien peut administrer un médicament
  • Règlement sur les conditions et modalités suivant lesquelles un pharmacien peut prolonger ou ajuster une ordonnance d'un médecin ou substituer au médicament prescrit un autre médicament
  • Règlement sur les conditions et modalités suivant lesquelles un pharmacien peut prescrire et interpréter des analyses de laboratoire
  • Règlement sur les normes relatives aux ordonnances faites par un pharmacien

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 16, 2013:

Building Act

  • Regulation to amend the Safety Code

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 23, 2013:

Medical Act

  • Regulation respecting certain professional activities that may be engaged in by a pharmacist

Pharmacy Act

  • Regulation determining the cases in which a pharmacist may prescribe a medication as well as the conditions and procedures under which this activity may be engaged in
  • Regulation respecting the conditions and procedures under which a pharmacist may administer a medication
  • Regulation respecting the conditions and procedures under which a pharmacist may extend or adjust a physician's prescription or substitute another drug for the one prescribed
  • Regulation respecting the conditions and procedures under which a pharmacist may prescribe and interpret laboratory analyses
  • Regulation respecting the standards regarding prescriptions written by a pharmacist

Saskatchewan Regulations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, January 11, 2013:

The Securities Act, 1988

Sask Reg 91/2012 The Securities Commission (Adoption of National Instruments) Amendment Regulations, 2012 (No. 7)

Notices

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, January 11, 2013:

The Pre-judgment Interest Act

  • The interest rate for the purposes of The Pre-judgment Interest Act, January 1, 2013 to March 31, 2013 at .920% per annum

Yukon Regulations

Yukon Gazette, Part II, January 15, 2013:

Judicature Act

Yukon OIC 2012/205 Regulation to Amend the Rules of Court (OIC 2009/65)

Proclamations

Yukon Gazette, Part I, January 15, 2013:

The Statute Law Amendments (Nurse Practitioners) Act, SY 2012, c 17

  • Act in force December 21, 2012 (OIC 2012/207)

 

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