Federal Government

Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
C-40 An Act respecting the Rouge National Urban Park
Hon. Aglukkaq
C-613 An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act and the Access to Information Act (transparency)
Mr. Trudeau
C-618 An Act to amend the Lobbying Act (reporting obligations)
Mrs. Gallant

Senate

  Referenced only on first reading
S-222 An Act to amend the Canada Border Services Agency Act (Inspector General of the Canada Border Services Agency) and to make consequential amendments to other Acts
Hon. Moore
S-223 An Act to amend the Constitution Act, 1867 and the Parliament of Canada Act (Speakership of the Senate)
Hon. Mercer

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, June 18, 2014:

Canada Labour Code

SOR/2014-142 Regulations Amending the Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations (Miscellaneous Program)
SOR/2014-148 Regulations Amending Certain Regulations Made Under the Canada Labour Code
SOR/2014-141 Regulations Amending the Oil and Gas Occupational Safety and Health Regulations (Miscellaneous Program)

Canada Pension Plan

SOR/2014-135 Regulations Amending the Canada Pension Plan Regulations

Farm Products Agencies Act

SOR/2014-146 Order Amending the Canadian Broiler Hatching Egg Marketing Levies Order
SOR/2014-143 Regulations Amending the Canadian Chicken Licensing Regulations
SOR/2014-145 Order Amending the Canadian Chicken Marketing Levies Order
SOR/2014-144 Regulations Amending the Canadian Chicken Marketing Quota Regulations

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

SOR/2014-129 Order 2014-87-04-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List

An Act to promote the efficiency and adaptability of the Canadian economy by regulating certain activities that discourage reliance on electronic means of carrying out commercial activities, and to amend the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission Act, the Competition Act, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act and the Telecommunications Act

SOR/2014-130 Regulations Amending the Electronic Commerce Protection Regulations (CRTC)

Proposed Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, June 14, 2014:

Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

  • Regulations Amending the Narcotic Control Regulations and the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (Communication of Information)

Canada Gazette, Part I, June 21, 2014:

Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

  • Regulations Amending the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations

Department of Health Act

  • Regulations Repealing the Human Pathogens Importation Regulations

Human Pathogens and Toxins Act

  • Human Pathogens and Toxins Regulations

Aeronautics Act

  • Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Parts I and VI)

Proclamations

Canada Gazette, Part II, June 18, 2014:

Sioux Valley Dakota Nation Governance Act, SC 2014, c 1

  • Act in force July 1, 2014 (SI/2014-51)

Economic Action Plan 2013 Act, No. 2, SC 2013, c 40

  • Division 5 of Part 3, which amend the Canada Labour Code, the National Energy Board Act, the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act, and the Non-smokers’ Health Act, in force October 31, 2014 (SI/2014-52)

Jobs, Growth and Long-term Prosperity Act, SC 2012, c 19

  • Division 20 of Part 4, which amends the Government Employees Compensation Act, in force June 13, 2014 (SI/2014-53)

Royal Assents

June 19, 2014

  • Bill C-217, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (mischief relating to war memorials) — Chapter No. 9
  • Bill C-444, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (personating peace officer or public officer) — Chapter No. 10
  • Bill C-34, An Act to give effect to the Tla'amin Final Agreement and to make consequential amendments to other Acts — Chapter No. 11
  • Bill C-23, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make consequential amendments to certain Acts — Chapter No. 12
  • Bill C-5, An Act to amend the Canada-Newfoundland Atlantic Accord Implementation Act, the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act and other Acts and to provide for certain other measures — Chapter No. 13
  • Bill C-20, An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and the Republic of Honduras, the Agreement on Environmental Cooperation between Canada and the Republic of Honduras and the Agreement on Labour Cooperation between Canada and the Republic of Honduras — Chapter No. 14
  • Bill C-394, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the National Defence Act (criminal organization recruitment) — Chapter No. 17
  • Bill C-25, An Act respecting the Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation Band Order — Chapter No. 18
  • Bill C-37, An Act to change the names of certain electoral districts and to amend the Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act — Chapter No. 19
  • Bill C-31, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 11, 2014 and other measures — Chapter No. 20
  • Bill C-489, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (restrictions on offenders) — Chapter No. 21
  • Bill C-38, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the financial year ending March 31, 2015 (Appropriation Act No. 2, 2014-15) — Chapter No. 15
  • Bill C-39, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the financial year ending March 31, 2015 (Appropriation Act No. 3, 2014-15) — Chapter No. 16
  • Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts — Chapter No. 22

Releases, Speeches and Statements

Canadian Transportation Agency

June 11, 2014
New dispute adjudication rules and website increase access to justice

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, June 14, 2014:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Publication after screening assessment of a living organism — Enterobacter aerogenes (E. aerogenes) strain ATCC 13048 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)
  • Publication after screening assessment of living organisms — Aspergillus awamori (A. awamori) strain ATCC 22342 (= A. niger ATCC 22342) and Aspergillus brasiliensis (A. brasiliensis) strain ATCC 9642 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Radiocommunication Act

  • SLPB-003-14 — Consultation on a New Licensing Framework and Licence Renewal Process for the 24, 28 and 38 GHz Bands

Canada Gazette, Part I, June 21, 2014:

Species at Risk Act

  • Description of critical habitat of the Eastern Prairie Fringed-orchid in St. Clair National Wildlife Area

Canada Petroleum Resources Act

  • Interest issued as a result of the 2013-2014 Call for Bids for Exploration Licences in the Beaufort Sea and Mackenzie Delta

Miscellaneous Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, June 21, 2014:

  • National Case Management Network of Canada, surrender of charter

Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, June 14, 2014:

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Information processing and related telecommunications services — Inquiry

National Energy Board

  • SESCO Enterprises Canada, Ltd. — Application to export electricity to the United States

Canada Gazette, Part I, June 21, 2014:

Canada-Newfoundland Atlantic Accord Implementation Act

  • Call for Bids No. NL 13-01 (Area "C" — Flemish Pass)
  • Call for Bids No. NL 13-02 (Area "C" — Carson Basin)

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

  • 2014-307 — Compliance and enforcement order

Supplements

Canada Gazette, Part I, June 14, 2014:

Copyright Board

  • Statement of Proposed Royalties to Be Collected by Re: Sound 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

Canada Gazette, Part I, June 21, 2014:

Copyright Board

  • Statement of Proposed Royalties to Be Collected by SOCAN for the Public Performance or the Communication to the Public by Telecommunication, in Canada, of Musical or Dramatico-Musical Works

Alberta

Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, June 14, 2014:

Employment Standards Code

Alta Reg 97/2014 Employment Standards Amendment Regulation

Securities Act

Alta Reg 99/2014 Securities Amendment Regulation

Safety Codes Act

Alta Reg 103/2014 Pressure Welders Amendment Regulation

Proclamations

Alberta Gazette, Part I, June 14, 2014:

Enhancing Safety on Alberta Roads Act, SA 2013, c 19

  • Section 2(15) in force June 1, 2014

British Columbia

Notices

British Columbia Gazette, Part I, June 19, 2014:

Minister of Natural Gas Development

  • Calling for tenders: Competition for the right to explore and develop Crown petroleum and natural gas resources, closes July 16, 2014

Manitoba

Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
75 The Appropriation Act, 2014
Hon. Howard
76 The Loan Act, 2014
Hon. Howard

Regulations

Manitoba Laws - Unconsolidated Regulations:

The Real Estate Brokers Act

Man Reg 165/2014 Real Estate Brokers Regulation, amendment

The Highway Traffic Act

Man Reg 171/2014 Vehicle Weights and Dimensions on Classes of Highways Regulation, amendment

The Regulated Health Professions Act

Man Reg 175/2014 Practice of Audiology and Practice of Speech-Language Pathology Regulation, amendment

Proclamations

Manitoba Gazette, June 14, 2014:

The Employment and Income Assistance Amendment and Highway Traffic Amendment Act, SM 2011, c 39

  • Part 2 in force June 1, 2014

New Brunswick

Regulations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part II, June 11, 2014:

Prescription and Catastrophic Drug Insurance Act

NB Reg 2014-62 NB Regulation 2014-27, General

Proclamations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, June 11, 2014:

An Act Respecting the New Brunswick College of Pharmacists, SNB 2014, c 9

  • Act in force July 1, 2014

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, June 25, 2014:

An Act to Amend the Marriage Act, SNB 2013, c 25

  • Act in force April 1, 2014 (Erratum)

Notices

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, June 11, 2014:

Financial and Consumer Services Commission

Notice of Rule — The making of amendments to:

  • National Instrument 44-101 Short Form Prospectus Distributions
  • National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus and Registration Exemptions (French Version Only) (Collectively, the amendments)

Request for Comments

  • Notice and Request for Comment — Publication of proposed Financial and Consumer Services Commission Local Rule 51-504 New Brunswick Corporations Listed or Quoted on Certain Marketplaces (Local Rule 51-504)

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, June 18, 2014:

Financial and Consumer Services Commission

Request for Comments

  • Notice and Request for Comment — Publishing for comments proposed Financial and Consumer Services Commission Local Rule CA-AU-001 Fees in relation to the Auctioneers Licence Act (the Act)
  • Notice and Request for Comment — Publishing for comments proposed Financial and Consumer Services Commission Local Rule CA-COL-001 Fees in relation to the Collection Agencies Act (the Act)
  • Notice and Request for Comment — Publishing for comments proposed Financial and Consumer Services Commission Local Rule CA-COM-001 Fees in relation to the Commissioners for Taking Affidavits Act (the Act)
  • Notice and Request for Comment — Publishing for comments proposed Financial and Consumer Services Commission Local Rule CA-COS-001 Fees in relation to the Cost of Credit Disclosure Act

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part I, June 25, 2014:

Financial and Consumer Services Commission

Request for Comments

  • Notice and Request for Comment — Publishing for comments proposed Financial and Consumer Services Commission Local Rule CA-DI-001 Fees in relation to the Direct Sellers Act (the Act)
  • Notice and Request for Comment — Publishing for comments proposed Financial and Consumer Services Commission Local Rule CA-PR-001 Fees in relation to the Pre-arranged Funeral Services Act (the Act)
  • Notice and Request for Comment — Publishing for comments proposed Financial and Consumer Services Commission Local Rule CA-RE-001 Fees in relation to the Real Estate Agents Act (the Act)
  • Notice and Request for Comment — Publishing for comments proposed repeal and replacement of National Instrument 51-102 Continuous Disclosure Obligations and Companion Policy 51-102CP (together, the “Rule”)

Newfoundland and Labrador

  • No entries for this issue

Northwest Territories

  • No entries for this issue

Nova Scotia   

Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, June 13, 2014:

Dairy Industry Act

NS Reg 78/2014 Milk Pricing Regulations, amendment
NS Reg 79/2014 Total Production Quota Regulations, amendment

Personal Health Information Act

NS Reg 81/2014 Personal Health Information Regulations, amendment

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 74/2014 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 80/2014 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices


Nunavut

  • No entries for this issue

Ontario

Releases, Speeches and Statements

Information and Privacy Commissioner/Ontario

June 10, 2014
Ontario's Information and Privacy commissioner, Dr. Ann Covoukian, and Deloitte experts, Beth Dewitt and David Stewart have jointly released a new white paper Using Privacy by Design to Achieve Big Data Innovation Without Compromising Privacy

Prince Edward Island

Regulations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part II, June 21, 2014:

Environmental Protection Act

EC2014-349 Materials Stewardship and Recycling Regulations

Employment Standards Act

EC2014-365 Employment Standards Reciprocity Order Amendment

Proclamations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, June 21, 2014:

An Act to Repeal the Automobile Junk Yards Act, SPEI 2013, c 3

  • Act in force June 21, 2014

Quebec

Projets de loi

  Référencés à la première lecture seulement
3 Loi favorisant la santé financière et la pérennité des régimes de retraite à prestations déterminées du secteur municipal
Hon. Moreau
7 Loi entérinant l’entente relative au fonctionnement de l’Assemblée nationale et des commissions parlementaires, aux fonctions parlementaires ainsi qu’aux aspects budgétaires pour la durée de la 41e législature
Hon. Fournier
8 Loi modifiant le Code du travail à l’égard de certains salariés d’exploitations agricoles
Hon. Hamad

Bills

  Referenced only on first reading
3 An Act to foster the financial health and sustainability of municipal defined benefit pension plans
Hon. Moreau
7 An Act to ratify the agreement relating to the conduct of proceedings in the National Assembly and in parliamentary committees as well as to parliamentary offices and budgetary aspects for the duration of the 41st Legislature
Hon. Fournier
8 An Act to amend the Labour Code with respect to certain employees of farming businesses
Hon. Hamad

Réglements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 13 juin 2014 :

Loi sur les régimes complémentaires de retraite

Décret 500-2014 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les régimes complémentaires de retraite

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 18 juin 2014 :

Code des professions

Décret 488-2014 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur certaines activités professionnelles pouvant être exercées par des personnes autres que des travailleurs sociaux
Décret 489-2014 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur certaines activités professionnelles pouvant être exercées par des personnes autres que des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, June 13, 2014:

Supplemental Pension Plans Act

OC 500-2014 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting supplemental pension plans

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, June 18, 2014:

Professional Code

OC 488-2014 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting certain professional activities that may be engaged in by persons other than social workers
OC 489-2014 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting certain professional activities that may be engaged in by persons other than marriage and family therapists

Sanctions

10 juin 2014

  • Loi nº 52, Loi concernant les soins de fin de vie — Chapitre nº 2

13 juin 2014

  • Loi nº 1, Loi concernant l’inspecteur général de la Ville de Montréal — Chapitre nº 3
  • Loi nº 4, Loi modifiant la Loi autorisant la conclusion de conventions collectives d’une durée supérieure à trois ans dans les secteurs public et parapublic — Chapitre nº 4
  • Loi nº 5, Loi modifiant la Loi limitant les activités pétrolières et gazières et d’autres dispositions législatives — Chapitre nº 6
  • Loi nº 7, Loi entérinant l’entente relative au fonctionnement de l’Assemblée nationale et des commissions parlementaires, aux fonctions parlementaires ainsi qu’aux aspects budgétaires pour la durée de la 41e législature — Chapitre nº 15

Assents

June 10, 2014

  • Bill 52, An Act respecting end-of-life care — Chapter No. 2

June 13, 2014

  • Bill 1, An Act respecting the inspector general of Ville de Montréal — Chapter No. 3
  • Bill 4, An Act to amend the Act authorizing the making of collective agreements with a term of more than three years in the public and parapublic sectors — Chapter No. 4
  • Bill 5, An Act to amend the Act to limit oil and gas activities and other legislative provisions — Chapter No. 6
  • Bill 7, An Act to ratify the agreement relating to the conduct of proceedings in the National Assembly and in parliamentary committees as well as to parliamentary offices and budgetary aspects for the duration of the 41st Legislature — Chapter No. 15

Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 18 juin 2014 :

Loi sur les assurances

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement d’application de la Loi sur les assurances

Code des professions

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, June 18, 2014:

An Act respecting insurance

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation under the Act respecting insurance

Professional Code

  • 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
  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the diplomas issued by designated educational institutions which give access to permit's or specialist's certificates of professional orders
  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the diplomas issued by designated educational institutions which give access to permit's or specialist's certificates of professional orders

Saskatchewan

Regulations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, June 13, 2014:

The Traffic Safety Act

Chap T-18.1 Reg 13 The Registration Exemption and Reciprocity Regulations, 2014
Sask Reg 50/2014 The Registration Exemption and Reciprocity Amendment Regulations, 2014

Proclamations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part I, June 13, 2014:

The Condominium Property Amendment Act, SS 2013, c 7

  • Act in force June 16, 2014

Yukon

  • No entries for this issue.

 

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