Legislative Update Report No. 2014-04 - Feb 28, 2014

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Federal Government

Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
C-25 An Act respecting the Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation Band Order
Hon. Valcourt

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, February 26, 2014:

Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Act

SOR/2014-29 By-law Amending the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Differential Premiums By-law

Tax Court of Canada Act

SOR/2014-26 Rules Amending Certain Rules Made under the Tax Court of Canada Act

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2014-21 Order 2013-87-12-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List
SOR/2014-22 Order 2014-66-02-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List

Pest Control Products Act

SOR/2014-24 Regulations Amending the Pest Control Products Regulations

Financial Administration Act

SI/2014-13 Order Designating the President of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada as the appropriate Minister for The Jacques-Cartier and Champlain Bridges Inc.

Proposed Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, February 15, 2014:

Customs Act

  • Regulations Amending Certain Regulations Made Under the Customs Act

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Order Adding Toxic Substances to Schedule 1 to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999
    [4 petroleum and refinery gases]
  • Order Adding Toxic Substances to Schedule 1 to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999
    [40 petroleum and refinery gases]

Fisheries Act

  • Experimental Lakes Area Research Activities Regulations
  • Regulations Establishing Conditions for Making Regulations under Subsection 36(5.2) of the Fisheries Act

Food and Drugs Act

  • Regulations Amending the Food and Drug Regulations (Mechanically Tenderized Beef)

Canada Pension Plan

  • Regulations Amending the Canada Pension Plan Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, February 22, 2014:

Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Act

  • Regulations Amending the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Regulations

Proclamations

Canada Gazette, Part II, February 26, 2014:

Canada Marine Act, SC 1998, c 10

  • Sections 178 and 185 in force February 13, 2014 (SI/2014-12)

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, February 15, 2014:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Order 2013-87-12-02 Amending the Non-domestic Substances List

Canada Gazette, Part I, February 22, 2014:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Significant New Activity Notice No. 17420

Hazardous Materials Information Review Act

  • Decisions, undertakings and orders on claims for exemption

Investment Canada Act

  • Amount for the year 2014

Bank of Canada

  • China Construction Bank Corporation — Order permitting a foreign bank to establish a branch in Canada

Miscellaneous Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, February 15, 2014:

  • Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, application to establish a foreign bank branch

Alberta

Notices

Alberta Gazette, Part I, February 15, 2014:

Alberta Securities Commission

  • Alberta Securities Commission Rule 15-503 Production of Records

British Columbia

Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
2 Electoral Boundaries Commission Amendment Act, 2014
Hon. Anton
3 Missing Persons Act
Hon. Anton
4 Park Amendment Act, 2014
Hon. Polak
5 Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2014
Hon. Thomson
6 Provincial Capital Commission Dissolution Act
Hon. Oakes
7 Laboratory Services Act
Hon. Lake
8 Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2014
Hon. de Jong
9 Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act
Hon. de Jong
10 Pension Benefits Standards Amendment Act, 2014
Hon. de Jong

Regulations

British Columbia Gazette, Part II, January 28, 2014:

Environmental Management Act

BC Reg 4/2014 Amending BC Reg 375/96 — Contaminated Sites Regulation

Mineral Tenure Act

BC Reg 1/2014 Amending BC Reg 71/2010 — Mineral Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations)

Manitoba

Regulations

Manitoba Gazette, Part II, February 8, 2014:

The Highway Traffic Act

Man Reg 10/2014 Physically Disabled Persons Parking Regulation, amendment

Notices

Manitoba Gazette, Part I, February 15, 2014:

Manitoba Securities Commission

  • MSC Rule No. 2013-26 — Amendments to National Instrument 23-103 Electronic Trading
  • MSC Rule No. 2013-27 — Amending Instrument for Multilateral Instrument 11-102 Passport System

New Brunswick

Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
30 An Act to Amend the Tobacco Tax Act
Hon. Higgs
31 An Act to Amend the Gasoline and Motive Fuel Tax Act
Hon. Higgs
32 An Act to Amend the Revenue Administration Act
Hon. Higgs
33 An Act to Amend the Real Property Tax Act
Hon. Higgs
34 An Act to Amend the Medical Services Payment Act
Hon. Flemming
35 An Act to Amend the Mental Health Act
Hon. Flemming
36 An Act to Amend the Natural Products Act
Hon. Olscamp
37 An Act to Amend the Elevators and Lifts Act
Hon. Northrup
38 An Act to Amend the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Act
Hon. Northrup
39 An Act to Amend the Small Business Investor Tax Credit Act
Hon. Fitch

Proclamations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, (February 26, 2014):

  • Order in Council 2013-372 (Erattum)

Newfoundland and Labrador

Regulations

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part II, February 14, 2014:

Pharmaceutical Services Act

NLR 10/14 Interchangeable Drug Products Formulary Regulations, 2012 Amendment

Northwest Territories

Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
8 Write-Off of Debts Act, 2013-2014
Hon. Miltenberger
9 Forgiveness of Debts Act, 2013-2014
Hon. Miltenberger
10 Northwest Territories Lands Act
Hon. McLeod
11 Petroleum Resources Act
Hon. McLeod

Nova Scotia   

Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, February 21, 2014:

Business Electronic Filing Act

NS Reg 16/2014 Business Registry Regulations, amendment

Motor Vehicle Act

NS Reg 21/2014 Segway Pilot Project Regulations

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 20/2014 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 23/2014 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Proclamations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, February 21, 2014:

An Act to Amend Chapter 39 of the Acts of 2008, the Halifax Regional Municipality Charter, SNS 2013, c 18

  • Act in force February 4, 2014 (NS Reg 22/2014)

Identification of Criminals Act, SNS 2011, c 37

  • Sections 1, 2, 4, 5 and 7 in force January 30, 2014 (NS Reg 17/2014)
     

Nunavut

  • No entries for this issue
Ontario Bills
  Referenced only on first reading
157 An Act to regulate financial advisors
Mr. Bartolucci
158 An Act to promote job creation in Ontario
Mr. Hudak
159 An Act to amend the Employment Standards Act, 2000 with respect to temporary
help agencies
Mr. Takhar
160 An Act to amend the Financial Accountability Officer Act, 2013 with respect to reports
concerning alternative service delivery of public services
Mr. Holyday
161 An Act with respect to immigration to Ontario and a related amendment to the Regulated
Health Professions Act, 1991
Hon. Coteau
162 An Act to require certain food service premises to display nutritional information
Hon. Matthews
163 An Act to amend the Municipal Elections Act, 1996 to allow the City of Toronto to adopt
an alternative voting system
Mr. Schein
164 An Act to authorize the expenditure of certain amounts for the fiscal year ending
March 31, 2014
Hon. Sousa
165 An Act to amend the Employment Standards Act, 2000 with respect to the minimum wage
Hon. Naqvi

Regulations

Ontario Gazette, February 15, 2014:

Highway Traffic Act

O Reg 15/14 Toll Devices, amending O Reg 147/97
O Reg 16/14 Vehicle Weights and Dimensions — for Safe, Productive and Infrastructure-Friendly Vehicles, amending O Reg 413/05

Homeopathy Act, 2007

O Reg 18/14 Registration
O Reg 19/14 Quality Assurance Program, amending O Reg 32/13

Laboratory and Specimen Collection Centre Licensing Act

O Reg 14/14 Specimen Collection Centres, amending Reg 683 of RRO 1990

Naturopathy Act, 2007

O Reg 17/14 Professional Misconduct

Ontario Disability Support Program Act, 1997

O Reg 10/14 General, amending O Reg 222/98
O Reg 13/14 Employment Supports, amending O Reg 223/98
O Reg 9/14 General, amending O Reg 222/98

Ontario Works Act, 1997

O Reg 12/14 General, amending O Reg 134/98

Proclamations

Ontario Gazette, February 15, 2014:

Local Food Act, 2013, SO 2013, c 7

  • Preamble, sections 1, 2, 3, 4(1) except paragraph 2 and 3, 4(2) to (8), 5, 6, and 7, in force January 31, 2014

Notices

Ontario Gazette, February 22, 2014:

Ontario Securities Commission

  • Ontario Securities Commission Rule 11-501 Electronic Delivery of Documents to the Ontario Securities Commission

Prince Edward Island

  • No entries for this issue

Quebec

Projets de loi

  Référencés à la première lecture seulement
71 Loi sur l’immigration au Québec
Hon. De Courcy
73 Loi concernant l’inspecteur général de la Ville de Montréal
Hon. Gaudreault
74 Loi modifiant la Loi sur les services de garde éducatifs à l’enfance
Hon. Léger
79 Loi concernant la restructuration des régimes de retraite à prestations déterminées du secteur municipal et d'autres modifications à ces régimes
Hon. Maltais

Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
71 An Act respecting immigration to Québec
Hon. De Courcy
73 An Act respecting the inspector general of Ville de Montréal
Hon. Gaudreault
74 An Act to amend the Educational Childcare Act
Hon. Léger
79 An Act to provide for the restructuring of and make other amendments to municipal defined benefit plans
Hon. Maltais

Réglements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 19 février 2014 :

Code des professions

Décret 76-2014 Règlement sur la procédure de recrutement et de sélection des présidents des conseils de discipline des ordres professionnels
Décret 77-2014 Règlement sur les activités professionnelles qui peuvent être exercées par des personnes autres que des géologues

Loi sur les infirmières et les infirmiers
Code des professions

Décret 78-2014 Règlement sur la formation et l’expérience clinique requises des infirmières pour l’évaluation des troubles mentaux
Décret 79-2014 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les classes de spécialités de l’Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec pour l’exercice des activités visées à l’article 36.1 de la Loi sur les infirmières et les infirmiers

Loi médicale

Décret 80-2014 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les activités visées à l’article 31 de la Loi médicale qui peuvent être exercées par des classes de personnes autres que des médecins

Loi sur le bâtiment

Décret 92-2014 Règlement modifiant le Code de construction

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, February 19, 2014:

Professional Code

OC 76-2014 Regulation respecting the recruitment and selection procedure for disciplinary council chairs of professional orders
OC 77-2014 Regulation respecting the professional activities that may be engaged in by persons other than geologists

Nurses Act
Professional Code

OC 78-2014 Regulation respecting the training and clinical experience required of nurses to assess mental disorders
OC 79-2014 Regulation amending the Regulation respecting the classes of specialization of the Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec for the activities referred to in section 36.1 of the Nurses Act to be engaged in

Medical Act

OC 80-2014 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the activities contemplated in section 31 of the Medical Act which may be engaged in by classes of persons other than physicians

Building Act

OC 92-2014 Regulation to amend the Construction Code

Ordres Ministériels

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 19 février 2014 :

Loi sur la distribution de produits et services financiers

AM 2014-02 Règlement sur la formation continue obligatoire de la Chambre de l’assurance de dommages — Arrêté numéro D-9.2-2014-02 du ministre des Finances et de l’Économie

Ministerial Orders

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, February 19, 2014:

An Act respecting the distribution of financial products and services

MO 2014-02 Regulation respecting the compulsory professional development of the Chambre de l'assurance de dommages — Order number D-9.2-2014-02 of the Minister of Finance and Economy

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, (date) :

(Loi modifiant le Code civil en matière d'état civil, de successions et de publicité des droits),
SQ (2018, c 27)

  • Articles 1, 2 et 5, en vigueur au 1er mars 2014(Décret no. 109-2014)

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, (date):

An Act to amend the Civil Code as regards civil status, successions and the publication of rights,
SQ 2013, c 27

  • Sections 1, 2 and 5, in force March 1, 2014 (OC no. 109-2014)

Sanctions

19 février 2014

  • Loi nº 28, Loi instituant le nouveau Code de procédure civile — Chapitre nº 1

Assents

February 21, 2014

  • Bill 28, An Act to establish the new Code of Civil Procedure — Chapter No. 1

Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 19 février 2014 :

Code de procédure pénale

  • Règlement modifiant le tarif judiciaire en matière pénale

Loi sur l’assurance maladie

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur l’admissibilité et l’inscription des personnes auprès de la Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec

Code de la sécurité routière

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les permis

Loi sur la santé publique

  • Règlement concernant le registre de vaccination et les manifestations cliniques inhabituelles temporellement associées à une vaccination

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, February 19, 2014:

Code of penal procedure

  • Regulation to amend the Tariff of court costs in penal matters

Health Insurance Act

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting eligibility and registration of persons in respect of the Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec

Highway Safety Code

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting licences

Public Health Act

  • Regulation respecting the vaccination registry and unusual clinical manifestations temporarily associated with vaccination
     

Saskatchewan

Regulations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, February 14, 2014:

The Crown Minerals Act

Chap C-50.2 Reg 29 The Crown Mineral Royalty Regulations (Errata)

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, February 21, 2014:

The Justices of the Peace Act, 1988

Chap J-5.1 Reg 2 The Justices of the Peace (Commission) Regulations

Yukon

Regulations

Yukon Gazette, Part II, February 15, 2014:

Placer Mining Act
Quartz Mining Act

Yukon OIC 2014/07 Prohibition of Entry on Certain Lands (Peel Watershed Protected Areas Order)
Yukon OIC 2014/08 Regulation to Amend the Class 1 Notification Areas Regulation OIC 2013/221

 

Topics:  Canada, Legislative Agendas

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