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AR 27/95 FARMING AND RANCHING EXEMPTION REGULATION

(Consolidated up to SA 2015 c19 s6)

ALBERTA REGULATION 27/95

Occupational Health and Safety Act

FARMING AND RANCHING EXEMPTION REGULATION


Purpose

1   This Regulation is made for the purposes of section 1(s) of the Occupational Health and Safety Act to specify the farming and ranching operations that are excluded from the definition of “occupation” under the Act.

AR 27/95 s1;251/2001

Excluded farming and ranching operations

2(1)  Subject to subsection (2), the following farming and ranching operations are specified for the purpose of section 1(s)(i) and (bb) of the Act:

                               (a)    the production of crops, including fruits and vegetables, through the cultivation of land;

                              (b)    the raising and maintenance of animals or birds;

                               (c)    the keeping of bees.

(2)  For greater certainty, the following are not farming and ranching operations:

                               (a)    the processing of food or other products from the operations referred to in subsection (1);

                              (b)    the operations of greenhouses, mushroom farms, nurseries or sod farms;

                               (c)    landscaping;

                              (d)    the raising or boarding of pets.

AR 27/95 s2;SA 2015 c19 s6

3   Repealed SA 2015 c19 s6.