Federal Government

Bills

Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, November 15, 2017:

Motor Vehicle Safety Act

Species at Risk Act

Proposed Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, November 11, 2017:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Order Adding a Toxic Substance to Schedule 1 to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

Proclamations

Canada Gazette, Part II, November 15, 2017:

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

  • Sections 454 to 458, which amend the Old Age Security Act, in force November 27, 2017 (SI/2017-67 )

Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1, SC 2017, c 20

  • Division 11 of Part 4, which amend Employment Insurance Act and the Canada Labour Code in force December 3, 2017 (with the exception of sections 257, 258 and 268) (SI/2017-68)

Fighting Foreign Corruption Act, SC 2013, c 26

  • Subsection 3(2) in force October 31, 2017 (SI/2017-69)

Common Sense Firearms Licensing Act, SC 2015, c 27

  • Section 14 in force November 30, 2017 (SI/2017-70)

Releases, Speeches and Statements

Finance

November 10, 2017 Government of Canada Announces Consultation on Proposed Excise Duty Framework for Cannabis Products — Comments by December 7, 2017

Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, November 11, 2017:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Publication after screening assessment of four heterocycles specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)
  • Publication of the final decision after screening assessment of a substance — acetic acid, anhydride, CAS RN 108-24-7 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (subsection 77(6) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)
  • Human Health Risk Assessment for Gasoline Exhaust

Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

  • Notice to interested parties — Removal of some of the regulatory restrictions specific to diacetylmorphine (heroin) in the Narcotic Control Regulations

Hazardous Materials Information Review Act

  • Filing of claims for exemption

Railway Safety Act

  • Notice of intent to amend Canadian rail safety regulations

Canada Gazette, Part I, November 18, 2017:

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Guidelines for the Reduction of Nitrogen Oxide Emissions from Natural Gas–fuelled Stationary Combustion Turbines
  • Publication after screening assessment of five substances in the Poly(bios) Group — tannins, humic acids, oxidized starch, SEGAC and GEGAC — specified on the Domestic Substances List (paragraphs 68(b) and (c) or subsection 77(1) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)
  • Publication of results of investigations and recommendations for a substance — benzenesulfonamide, 2-methyl- (2-MBS), CAS RN 88-19-7 — specified on the Domestic Substances List (paragraphs 68(b) and (c) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Miscellaneous Notices

Canada Gazette, Part I, November 11, 2017:

  • Natcan Trust Company — Relocation of designated office for the service of enforcement notices
  • National Bank of Canada — Relocation of designated office for the service of enforcement notices

Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, November 11, 2017:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Certain copper pipe fittings — Decisions

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Commencement of preliminary injury inquiry — Copper pipe fittings
  • Finding — Silicon metal
  • Inquiries
    • Laboratory equipment and supplies
    • Textiles and apparel

Canada Gazette, Part I, November 18, 2017:

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Determination — Industrial equipment
  • Inquiries
    • Machinery and tools
    • Professional, administrative and management support services

Alberta

Bills

Referenced on first reading only
26 An Act to Control and Regulate Cannabis
27 Conflicts of Interest Amendment Act, 2017
28 School Amendment Act, 2017
29 An Act to Reduce Cannabis and Alcohol Impaired Driving
209 Radon Awareness and Testing Act
210 Missing Persons (Silver Alert) Amendment Act, 2017

Regulations

Alberta Gazette, Part II, November 15, 2017:

Gas Resources Preservation Act

Safety Codes Act

Proclamations

Alberta Gazette, Part I, November 15, 2017:

An Act to Strengthen Municipal Government, SA 2017, c 13

  • Section 1(1) to (3), (5) to (19), (48) to (50), (52), (53), (56) to (59), (60)(a), (65) and (66) in force October 26, 2017
  • Section 1(20) to (30), (35), (38) and (42) to (47) in force January 1, 2018
  • Section 1(60)(b), (c) and (d) in force April 1, 2018

Modernized Municipal Government Act, SA 2016, c 24

  • Sections 2, 3, 4(a)(ii), (b) and (c), 5, 9 to 11, 13.1, 14, 17, 74(a)(ii) and (b), 85, 86, 88, 90, 91(a), (b), (c), (e) and (f), 92, 93, 98(c), 100(a), 101 to 105, 107 to 109, 111 to 120, 121(a) and (b), 122, 123(b), 124 to 128, 130(b), 131(a)(ii) and (b), 132 and 133 in force October 26, 2017
  • Sections 4(a)(i), 21(a)(i) to (viii) and (x) and (b), 23(a), (b) and (c), 24 to 45, 46(b), 47(a)(i) to (v) and (b), 48 to 55, 57 to 64, 68, 69(a) to (g), 74(a)(i), 75, 76(a)(i) and (iii), (b) and (c), 77, 78(b), 79(b), 80, 83, 94 to 96, 130(a), 135 and 136 in force January 1, 2018
  • Sections 6, 15, 18, 19.1, 70 to 73, 76(a)(ii), 78(a), 79(a), 84(a), (b), (c) and (e), 87, 97, 98(a) and (b), 131(a)(i), 134 and 139 in force April 1, 2018

Municipal Government Amendment Act, 2015, SA 2015, c 8

  • Sections 2(a)(i), (b) and (c), 3, 9 to 13, 15 to 32, 37 to 40, 55 to 58, 62 to 66 and 72 to 78 in force October 26, 2017
  • Sections 41(a), 43 to 46, 47(c) and 52 to 54 in force January 1, 2018
  • Section 61 in force April 1, 2018

New Home Buyer Protection Amendment Act, 2017, SA 2017, c 10

  • Act in force December 1, 2017

Safety Codes Amendment Act, 2015, SA 2015, c 10

  • Section 31 in force December 1, 2017

British Columbia

Bills

Referenced on first reading only
206 Court Order Enforcement Amendment Act, 2017
207 Fish and Seafood Amendment Act, 2017
209 Right to Roam Act, 2017

Regulations

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, November 7, 2017:

Coal Act

Mineral Tenure Act

Coal Act Mineral Tenure Act

BC Reg 199/2017 Amends BC Regs 280/2007 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral or Placer Claim Registrations) Regulation 171/2011 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation

Notices

British Columbia Gazette, Part I, November 16, 2017:

Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources

  • Calling for tenders: Competition for the right to explore and develop Crown petroleum and natural gas resources, closes December 13, 2017

Manitoba

Bills

Regulations

Manitoba Laws - Unconsolidated Regulations

The Highway Traffic Act

The Court of Queen's Bench Act

New Brunswick

Bills

Referenced on first reading only
16 Cannabis Control Act
17 Cannabis Management Corporation Act
18 Cannabis Education and Awareness Fund Act
19 An Act to Amend the Motor Vehicle Act
20 An Act to Amend the New Brunswick Liquor Corporation Act
21 An Act Respecting Agricultural Associations
22 The Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act
23 An Act to Amend the New Brunswick Income Tax Act
24 An Act to Amend the Provincial Offences Procedure Act
25 An Act to Amend The Residential Tenancies Act
26 An Act Respecting the Land Titles Act and the Registry Act
27 An Act to Amend the Financial Administration Act

Regulations

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Part II, November 15, 2017:

Motor Vehicle Act

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Newfoundland and Labrador

Referenced on first reading only
19 An Act to Amend the House of Assembly Accountability, Integrity and Administration Act No. 3
21 An Act to Amend the Members of the House of Assembly Retiring Allowances Act and the Portability of Pensions Act
22 An Act Respecting the Status of Artists in the Province
24 An Act to Establish a Serious Incident Response Team for the Province
25 Prescription Monitoring Act

Regulations

Newfoundland and Labrador Gazette, Part II, November 3, 2017:

Petroleum and Natural Gas Act

Highway Traffic Act

Judicature Act

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Northwest Territories

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Nova Scotia

Regulations

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, November 10, 2017:

Personal Health Information Act

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

Nunavut

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Ontario

Bills

Referenced on first reading only
177 An Act to implement Budget measures and to enact and amend various statutes
178 An Act to resolve the labour dispute between the College Employer Council and the Ontario Public Service Employees Union
179 An Act to amend the Building Code Act, 1992, the Insurance Act and the Municipal Affairs Act in respect of flood avoidance, insurance and recovery

Regulations

Ontario Gazette, November 11, 2017:

Pension Benefits Act

Highway Traffic Act

O Reg 391/17 Parking, amending Reg 604 of RRO 1990
O Reg 392/17 Stopping of Vehicles on Parts of the King’s Highway, amending Reg 622 of RRO 1990
O Reg 393/17

Speed Limits, amending Reg 619 of RRO 1990

Ontario Gazette, November 18, 2017:

Local Health System Integration Act, 2006

Climate Change Mitigation and Low-Carbon Economy Act, 2016

Pension Benefits Act

Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act, 2015

Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2016

Ontario Fair Hydro Plan Act, 2017

Proclamations

Ontario Gazette, November 11, 2017:

Protecting Rewards Points Act (Consumer Protection Amendment), 2016, SO 2016, c 34

  • Sections 1-3, which amend the Consumer Protection Act, 2002, in force January 1, 2018

Patients First Act, 2016, SO 2016, c 30

  • Subsection 1(4), which amends the Local Health System Integration Act, 2006, in force November 1, 2017
  • Section 31, which amends the Broader Public Sector Accountability Act, 2010, in force November 1, 2017
  • Section 32, which amends the Broader Public Sector Executive Compensation Act, 2014, in force November 1, 2017
  • Section 34, which repeals the Community Care Access Corporations Act, 2001, in force November 1, 2017
  • Subsection 35(2), which amends the Electronic Cigarettes Act, 2015, in force November 1, 2017
  • Subsection 36(2), which amends the Employment Standards Act, 2000, in force November 1, 2017
  • Subsection 37(1), which amends the Excellent Care for All Act, 2010, in force November 1, 2017
  • Subsection 39(3), which amends the Health Protection and Promotion Act, in force November 1, 2017
  • Section 43, which amends the Personal Health Information Protection Act, 2004, in force November 1, 2017
  • Section 44, which amends the Poverty Reduction Act, 2009, in force November 1, 2017
  • Subsection 48(1), which amends the Retirement Homes Act, 2010, in force November 1, 2017
  • Subsection 49(1), which amends the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, in force November 1, 2017

Stronger, Healthier Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2017, SO 2017, c 8

  • Schedule 4, sections 4, 5, which amend the City of Toronto Act, 2006, in force November 1, 2017
  • Schedule 19, sections 1, 2, 6, 10, 11, 12, which amend the Municipal Act, 2001, in force November 1, 2017

Royal Assents

November 14, 2017

  • Bill 154, Cutting Unnecessary Red Tape Act, 2017 — Chapter No. 20

November 19, 2017

  • Bill 178, Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology Labour Dispute Resolution Act, 2017 — Chapter No. 21

Prince Edward Island

Bills

Referenced on first reading only
3 An Act to Amend the Child Protection Act
6 An Act to Amend the Health Services Act
10 An Act to Repeal the Registered Nurses Act
11 An Act to Amend the Regulated Health Professions Act

Regulations

Prince Edward Island Royal Gazette, Part I, November 18, 2017

Employment Standards Act

Insurance Act

Quebec

Projets de loi

Référencés à la première lecture seulement
146 Loi donnant suite principalement à des mesures fiscales annoncées à l’occasion du discours sur le budget du 28 mars 2017
154 Loi mettant en œuvre certaines recommandations du rapport du comité de la rémunération des juges pour la période 2016-2019
155 Loi modifiant diverses dispositions législatives concernant le domaine municipal et la Société d’habitation du Québec
157 Loi constituant la Société québécoise du cannabis, édictant la Loi encadrant le cannabis et modifiant diverses dispositions en matière de sécurité routière
994 Loi modifiant la Loi sur la distribution de produits et services financiers dans le but d’instaurer un registre des assurances individuelles sur la vie pour assurer le paiement des produits d’assurance-vie aux bénéficiaires concernés
995 Loi modifiant la Loi sur les arrangements préalables de services funéraires et de sépulture afin que les contrats d’arrangements préalables de services funéraires soient inscrits au registre des droits personnels et réels mobiliers
999 Loi modifiant la Loi sur les normes du travail afin d’améliorer les conditions de travail minimales et de favoriser la conciliation travail-famille
1090 Loi modifiant la Loi sur la qualité de l’environnement afin d’assurer l’indépendance des membres du Bureau d’audiences publiques sur l’environnement

Bills

Referenced on first reading only
146 An Act to give effect mainly to fiscal measures announced in the Budget Speech delivered on 28 March 2017
154 An Act to implement certain recommendations of the report of the committee on the remuneration of judges for 2016-2019
155 An Act to amend various legislative provisions concerning municipal affairs and the Société d'habitation du Québec
157 An Act to constitute the Société québécoise du cannabis, to enact the Cannabis Regulation Act and to amend various highway safety-related provisions
994 An Act to amend the Act respecting the distribution of financial products and services to establish a register of individual life insurance policies in order to ensure payment of life insurance proceeds to the beneficiaries concerned
995 An Act to amend the Act respecting prearranged funeral services and sepultures to require prearranged funeral services contracts to be registered in the register of personal and movable real rights
999 An Act to amend the Act respecting labour standards to improve minimum conditions of employment and promote work-family balance
1090 An Act to amend the Environment Quality Act to ensure Bureau d'audiences publiques sur l'environnement members' independence

Ordres Ministériels

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 15 novembre 2017:

Loi visant à permettre une meilleure adéquation entre la formation et l’emploi ainsi qu’à favoriser l’intégration en emploi, SQ 2016, c 25

  • Articles 29, 33, 37, 39 et 44 en vigueur au 1er décembre 2017 (Décret 1084-2017)
  • Articles 23, 24, 26 à 28, 30 à 32, 35, 36, 38 et 40 à 43 en vigueur au 1er avril 2018 (Décret 1084-2017)
  • L’article 25 en vigueur au 1er juillet 2018 (Décret 1084-2017)

Proclamations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, November 15, 2017:

An Act to allow a better match between training and jobs and to facilitate labour market entry, SQ 2016, c 25

  • Sections 29, 33, 37, 39 and 44 in force December 1, 2017 (OC 1084-2017)
  • Sections 23, 24, 26 to 28, 30 to 32, 35, 36, 38 and 40 to 43 in force April 1, 2018 (OC 1084-2017)
  • Section 25 in force July 1, 2018 (OC 1084-2017)

Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 22 novembre 2017:

Loi sur l’optométrie

  • Règlement sur les médicaments qu’un optométriste peut administrer et prescrire et sur les soins oculaires qu’il peut dispenser
  • Règlement sur les normes de délivrance et de détention des permis habilitant un optométriste à administrer et à prescrire des médicaments et à dispenser des soins oculaires

Loi sur le courtage immobilier

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur le fonds d’indemnisation et la fixation de la prime d’assurance de responsabilité professionnelle

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, November 22, 2017:

Optometry Act

  • Regulation respecting the medications that may be administered and prescribed by an optometrist and respecting the eye care that may be provided by an optometrist
  • Regulation respecting the standards for the issue and holding of permits authorizing an optometrist to administer and prescribe medications and provide eye care

Real Estate Brokerage Act

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the real estate indemnity fund and determination of the professional liability insurance premium

Sanctions

9 novembre 2017

  • Loi nº 139, Loi regroupant l’Office Québec/Wallonie-Bruxelles pour la jeunesse, l’Office Québec-Amériques pour la jeunesse et l’Office Québec-Monde pour la jeunesse — Chapitre nº 22
  • Loi nº 144, Loi modifiant la Loi sur l’instruction publique et d’autres dispositions législatives concernant principalement la gratuité des services éducatifs et l’obligation de fréquentation scolaire — Chapitre nº 23

15 novembre 2017

  • Loi nº 134, Loi visant principalement à moderniser des règles relatives au crédit à la consommation et à encadrer les contrats de service de règlement de dettes, les contrats de crédit à coût élevé et les programmes de fidélisation — Chapitre nº 24

Assents

November 9, 2017

  • Bill 139, An Act to group the Office Québec/Wallonie-Bruxelles pour la jeunesse, the Office Québec-Amériques pour la jeunesse and the Office Québec-Monde pour la jeunesse — Chapter No. 22
  • Bill 144, An Act to amend the Education Act and other legislative provisions concerning mainly free educational services and compulsory school attendance — Chapter No. 23

November 15, 2017

  • Bill 134, An Act mainly to modernize rules relating to consumer credit and to regulate debt settlement service contracts, high-cost credit contracts and loyalty programs — Chapter No. 24

Saskatchewan

Bills

Referenced on first reading only
89 The School Choice Protection Act
90 The Heritage Property Amendment Act, 2017
91 The Snowmobile Amendment Act, 2017
92 The Saskatchewan Telecommunications Amendment Act, 2017
93 The Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corporation Amendment Act, 2017
94 The Saskatchewan Advantage Grant for Education Savings (SAGES) Amendment Act, 2017
95 The Miscellaneous Statutes Repeal and Amendment Act, 2017
96 The Choice of Court Agreements (Hague Convention Implementation) Act
97 The Arbitration (Family Dispute Resolution) Amendment Act, 2017
98 The Miscellaneous Statutes (Family Dispute Resolution) Amendment Act, 2017

Regulations

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, November 10, 2017:

The Highways and Transportation Act, 1997

Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, November 17, 2017:

The Public Health Act, 1994

Yukon

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