Legislative Update Report No. 2013-14 -- July 26 2013

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Federal Government

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, July 17, 2013:

Access to Information Act

SI/2013-70 Order Amending the Access to Information Act Heads of Government Institutions Designation Order

Farm Products Agencies Act

SOR/2013-144 Canadian Hatching Egg Producers Proclamation [erratum]

Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act

SI/2013-72 Order Amending the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act Deputy Heads of the Public Service of Canada Order

Copyright Act

SOR/2013-143 Regulations Establishing the Periods Within Which Eligible Authors, Eligible Performers and Eligible Makers not Represented by Collective Societies Can Claim Private Copying Remuneration

Privacy Act

SI/2013-71 Order Amending the Privacy Act Heads of Government Institutions Designation Order

Releases, Speeches and Statements

Finance

July 11, 2013
Department of Finance announces Proposed Technical Changes to the Transitional Rules for the Economic
Action Plan 2013 Character Conversion Measure

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 13, 2013:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Notice of intent to amend the Domestic Substances List under subsection 112(3) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 to indicate that subsection 106(3) of that Act applies to this living organism
  • Notice with respect to certain phthalate substances
  • Publication after screening assessment of a living organism — Bacillus cereus (B. cereus) strain ATCC 14579 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 20, 2013:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Ministerial Condition No. 17202
  • Order 2013-66-07-01 Amending the Non-domestic Substances List
  • Order 2013-87-06-02 Amending the Non-domestic Substances List

Miscellaneous Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 13, 2013:

  • Home Trust Company, designated offices for the service of enforcement notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, July 20, 2013:

  • Arch Reinsurance Company, application to establish a Canadian Branch

Alberta

Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, July 15, 2013:

Business Corporations Act

Alta Reg 125/2013 Business Corporations Amendment Regulation

Cooperatives Act

Alta Reg 134/2013 Cooperatives Amendment Regulation

Fair Trading Act

Alta Reg 135/2013 Administrative Penalties (Fair Trading Act) Regulation

Financial Consumers Act

Alta Reg 129/2013 Financial Consumers Amendment Regulation

Traffic Safety Act

Alta Reg 123/2013 Motor Vehicle Document Expiry Date Extension Regulation

Marketing of Agricultural Products Act

Alta Reg 124/2013 Alberta Milk Marketing Amendment Regulation

Partnership Act

Alta Reg 126/2013 Partnership Amendment Regulation

Proclamations

Alberta Gazette, Part I, July 15, 2013:

Protection and Compliance Statutes Amendment Act, 2012, SA 2012, c 7

  • Section 1(2) to (5), (8), (9) and (10) in force June 25, 2013

Victims Statutes Amendment Act, 2013, SA 2013, c 5

  • Sections 1 to 11 and 13 to 22 in force June 26, 2013

Notices

Alberta Gazette, Part I, July 15, 2013:

Alberta Securities Commission

  • Amendments to National Instrument 31-103 Registration Requirements, Exemptions and Ongoing Registrant Obligations

British Columbia

  • No entries for this issue

Manitoba

Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
48 The Interim Appropriation Act, 2013
Hon. Struthers

Regulations

Manitoba Gazette, Part II, June 29, 2013:

The Prescription Drugs Cost Assistance Act

Man Reg 82/201331/2013 Specified Drugs Regulation, amendment

The Pharmaceutical Act

Man Reg 83/2013 Manitoba Drug Interchangeability Formulary Regulation

Manitoba Gazette, Part II, July 6, 2013:

The Employment Standards Code

Man Reg 88/2013 Employment Standards Regulation, amendment

Manitoba Gazette, Part II, July 13, 2013:

The Highway Traffic Act

Man Reg 89/2013 Child Restraining Devices Regulation

Proclamations

Manitoba Gazette, Part I, July 13, 2013:

The Highway Trafffic Amendment Act (Use of Child Safety Seats), SM 2012, c 10

  • Act in force August 8, 2013

New Brunswick

  • No entries for this issue

Newfoundland

  • No entries for this issue

Northwest Territories

  • No entries for this issue

Nova Scotia

  • No entries for this issue

Nunavut

  • No entries for this issue

Ontario

Regulations

Ontario Gazette, July 13, 2013:

Electricity Act, 1998

O Reg 202/13 Product Safety, amending O Reg 438/07
O Reg 203/13 Adjustments Under Section 25.33 of the Act, amending O Reg 429/04

Farm Products Marketing Act

O Reg 208/13 Eggs — Marketing, amending Reg 407 of RRO 1990
O Reg 209/13 Eggs — Plan, amending Reg 409 of RRO 1990

Highway Traffic Act

O Reg 206/13 Speed Limits, amending Reg 619 of RRO 1990

Releases, Speeches and Statements

Energy

July 10, 2013
Ontario kicks off Long-Term Energy Plan Review — Province renews commitment to conservation and clean, reliable, affordable energy

July 16, 2013
Ontario's new energy vision puts Conservation First — Province makes conservation top priority in Energy Planning

Labour

July 17, 2013
A Consultation Paper on Ontario's Minimum Wage

Prince Edward Island

Notices

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, July 13, 2013:

Securities Act

  • Notice of Amendment of National Instrument — Prince Edward Island Rule 31-803 Amending National Instrument 31-103 - Registration Requirements, Exemptions and Ongoing Registrant Obligations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, July 20, 2013:

Egg Producers of Prince Edward Island

  • Price Determination Order - Amendment (EPPEI 13-04)

Quebec

Ordres Ministériels

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 24 juillet 2013 :

Loi sur la distribution de produits et services financiers

AM 2013-12 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur l’exercice des activités des représentants — Arrêté numéro D-9.2-2013-12 du ministre des Finances et de l’Économie
AM 2013-12 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur le cabinet, le représentant autonome et la société autonome — Arrêté numéro D-9.2-2013-12 du ministre des Finances et de l’Économie

Ministerial Orders

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, July 24, 2013:

An Act respecting the distribution of financial products and services

MO 2013-12 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the pursuit of activities as a representative — Order number D-9.2-2013-12 of the Minister of Finance and the Economy
MO 2013-12 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting firms, independent representatives and independent partnerships — Order number D-9.2-2013-12 of the Minister of Finance and the Economy

Saskatchewan

Proclamations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, July 12, 2013:

The Justices of the Peace Amendment Act, 2013, SS 2013, c 12

  • Act in force July 15, 2013

The Miscellaneous Statutes Repeal Act, 2013, SS 2013, c 15

  • Section 2 in force July 31, 2013

Yukon

  • No entries for this issue

 

Topics:  Canada, New Legislation, New Regulations

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