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AR 41/2011 PEACE REGIONAL WASTE MANAGEMENT COMPANY REGULATION

(Consolidated up to 45/2014)

ALBERTA REGULATION 41/2011

Municipal Government Act

PEACE REGIONAL WASTE MANAGEMENT
COMPANY REGULATION

Table of Contents

                1       Definitions

                2       Exemption from Act

                3       Exemption from Public Utilities Act


                4       Dispute resolution

                5       Provision of extra‑provincial services

                6       Expiry

                7       Coming into force

Definitions

1   In this Regulation,

                                 (a)    “Act” means the Municipal Government Act;

                                 (b)    “public utility” means a system or works used to provide solid waste services for public benefit or use.

Exemption from Act

2   Sections 45(3) and 47 of the Act do not apply in respect of a public utility that is owned or operated by Peace Regional Waste Management Company.

Exemption from Public Utilities Act

3   Part 2 of the Public Utilities Act does not apply in respect of a public utility that

                                 (a)    is owned or operated by Peace Regional Waste Management Company, and

                                 (b)    provides solid waste services within the boundaries of a municipality that is a shareholder of Peace Regional Waste Management Company.

Dispute resolution

4   If there is a dispute between a regional services commission and Peace Regional Waste Management Company with respect to

                                 (a)    rates, tolls or charges for a service that is a public utility,

                                 (b)    compensation for the acquisition by the commission of facilities used to provide a service that is a public utility, or

                                 (c)    the commission’s use of any road, square, bridge, subway or watercourse to provide a service that is a public utility,

any party involved in the dispute may submit it to the Alberta Utilities Commission, and the Alberta Utilities Commission may issue an order on any terms and conditions that the Alberta Utilities Commission considers appropriate.

Provision of extra-provincial services

5   Peace Regional Waste Management Company shall not provide any solid waste services outside of Alberta without the prior written approval of the Minister.

Expiry

6   This Regulation is made under section 603(1) of the Act and is subject to repeal under section 603.1(3) of the Act.

AR 41/2011 s6;45/2014

Coming into force

7   This Regulation comes into force on January 1, 2012.