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     Alberta Regulation 63/96

     Alberta Health Care Insurance Act

     PAYMENT FOR OUT-OF-PROVINCE MEDICAL CLAIMS

     Filed:  April 16, 1996

Made by the Minister of Health (M.O. 16/96) pursuant to section 7 of the
Alberta Health Care Insurance Act.


1   The Payment  for Out-of-Province Medical Claims Regulation (Alta. Reg.
282/85) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 1 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (1) by striking out "Notwithstanding section 1(2)
of the Medical Benefits Regulation (Alta. Reg. 106/86)," and substituting
"Subject to section 21 of the Alberta Health Care Insurance Regulation
(Alta. Reg.  216/81),";

     (b)  in subsection  (2)

               (i)  by striking out "(1), section 1(2) of the Medical
Benefits Regulation (Alta. Reg. 106/86)" and substituting "(1)";

               (ii) by striking out "(Alta. Reg. 204/81)," and
substituting "(Alta. Reg. 204/81) but subject to section 21 of the Alberta
Health Care Insurance Regulation (Alta. Reg. 216/81),".


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     Alberta Regulation 64/96

     Education of Service Men's Children Act

     EDUCATION OF SERVICE MEN'S CHILDREN REPEAL REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 146/96) pursuant to
section 4 of the Education of Service Men's Children Act.


1   The Education of Service Men's Children Regulation (Alta. Reg. 177/83)
is repealed.




     Alberta Regulation 65/96

     Government Organization Act

     VOCATIONAL TRAINING GRANTS, DONATIONS AND
      LOANS AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 147/96) pursuant to
section 13 of the Government Organization Act.


1   The Vocational Training Grants, Donations and Loans Regulation (Alta.
Reg. 315/83) is amended by this Regulation.


2   The title of the Regulation is repealed and the following is
substituted:

     GRANTS, DONATIONS AND LOANS REGULATION


3   The following is added before section 1:

     0.1  In this Regulation, "Minister" means the Minister of Advanced
Education and Career Development.


4   Section 1 is amended by striking out "Schedule 1" and substituting
"Schedules 1 and 3".


5   Schedule 2 is amended in section 1(b)(v) by striking out "the
Department of Advanced Education Act" and substituting "Schedule 1 of the
Government Organization Act".


6   The following is added after Schedule 2:


     SCHEDULE 3

     Skills Development Grants

     1   In this Schedule,

               (a)  "basic foundation skills program" means

                         (i)  a program of instruction in

                                   (A)  basic academic,
communication or living skills,

                                   (B)  English as a second
language, or

                                   (C)  academic upgrading,

                         or

                         (ii) any other program of instruction that
in the Minister's opinion is intended to enhance a student's ability to
participate in further academic or vocational training,

                    but does not include a program that is intended to
impart particular skills or knowledge necessary for entry into, or for the
practice of, an occupation, trade or profession;

               (b)  "common law spouse" means, with reference to a
student, a man or woman who although not legally married to the student
cohabits with the student and has, in the opinion of the Minister,
established a permanent relationship with the student;

               (c)  "dependent student" means a student who is not an
independent student;

               (d)  "full-time student" means a student who is enrolled

                         (i)  in not less than 60% of a full-time
program of studies in a semester or equivalent as approved by the Minister,
or

                         (ii) in a high school program in a minimum
course load of 15 credits or another course load approved by the Minister
in a semester or equivalent as approved by the Minister;

               (e)  "independent student" means a student who

                         (i)  is married,

                         (ii) is widowed,

                         (iii)     is divorced,

                         (iv) is a single parent,

                         (v)  is living with a common law spouse,

                         (vi) has been employed or actively looking
for employment, or both, for 2 periods of at least 12 consecutive months
each,

                         (vii)     has been employed or in full-time
attendance at a post-secondary educational institution or any combination
thereof for a period totalling 4 years, or

                         (viii)    has been declared to be an
independent student by the Minister;

               (f)  "part-time student" means a student who is enrolled
in less than 60% of a full-time program of studies in a term or the
equivalent as approved by the Minister;

               (g)  "resident" means

                         (i)  a dependent student whose parents have
maintained permanent residence in Canada for 12 consecutive months and are
resident in Alberta as of the date of enrolment in the term of studies for
which the student has requested assistance,

                         (ii) an independent student who has
maintained permanent residence in Alberta for a 12-month period immediately
prior to the date of enrolment in the term of studies for which the student
has requested assistance, excluding time spent at a post-secondary
institution,

                         (iii)     a student or class of students declared
to be a resident of Alberta by the Minister, or

                         (iv) a convention refugee as defined in the
Immigration Act (Canada), who is resident in Alberta at the date of the
application for assistance;

               (h)  "semester" means a period of not more than 17 weeks
unless the Minister determines that some other period is appropriate;

               (i)  "short-term skills training program" means a
program of no more than 2 years that is intended to impart particular
skills or knowledge necessary for entry into, or for the practice of, an
occupation, trade or profession.

     2(1)  The Minister may provide assistance under this Schedule in the
form of a grant to a student

               (a)  who is a resident,

               (b)  who does not have adequate skills to obtain
employment,

               (c)  who

                         (i)  is 18 years of age or older and did not
attend school in the immediately preceding year,

                         (ii) is a single parent or is married, or

                         (iii)     has had a social allowance under the
Social Development Act discontinued because the student reached the age of
18 years,

               (d)  who, in the opinion of the Minister,

                         (i)  is in financial need,

                         (ii) has identified, through appropriate
career counselling, an achievable employment goal that the student intends
to pursue by taking the minimum amount of training required to secure that
goal, and

                         (iii)     is

                                   (A)  regularly attending a basic
foundation skills program approved by the Minister and is maintaining
passing grades, or

                                   (B)  regularly attending a
short-term skills training program and

                                             (I)  is maintaining
passing grades, and

                                             (II) has received
the maximum amount of loan available for that program under the Students
Finance Regulation (Alta. Reg. 106/92),

               and

               (e)  who satisfies the Minister that the student
requires assistance under this section.

     (2)  The Minister may waive any of the requirements of subsection
(1)(c) in particular cases where the Minister considers it appropriate to
do so.

     (3)  The amount of a grant is to be based on the financial need of
the student as determined by the Minister.

     (4)  In determining the financial need of a student, the Minister is
to consider whether funds are available to the student from other sources.

     (5)  A grant is to be used to pay for tuition fees, books, supplies,
living expenses and any other expenses approved by the Minister.

     3(1)  Unless otherwise determined by the Minister, the maximum
assistance available to a student under this Schedule is,

               (a)  in the case of a full-time student,

                         (i)  $15 200 in an academic year, or

                         (ii) $22 800 in a 12-month period of study,

               and

               (b)  in the case of a part-time student, $600 in a
semester.

     (2)  The maximum length of time for which a student may receive
assistance under this Schedule is 4 academic years, but the Minister may
extend that period in particular cases where the Minister considers it
appropriate to do so.

     4   Notwithstanding section 2(1)(a), a student who is eligible for a
social allowance under the Social Development Act need not be a resident to
be eligible for assistance under this Schedule.

     5   The Minister may approve a basic foundation skills program if the
Minister is of the opinion that the program

               (a)  is appropriately accredited, and

               (b)  is provided in a cost-effective manner.


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     Alberta Regulation 66/96

     Students Finance Act

     STUDENTS FINANCE AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 148/96) pursuant to
section 11 of the Students Finance Act.


1   The Students Finance Regulation (Alta. Reg. 106/92) is amended by this
Regulation.


2   Section 1 is amended by adding the following after clause (a):

     (a.1)     "accelerated program" means a program of studies or part of a
program of studies which, in the opinion of the Board, is offered in a
significantly shortened period and which leads to a recognized credential;


3   Section 6(1) is amended by striking out "$8900 in an academic year or
$4450 in a semester." and substituting the following:

     (a)  $9200 in an academic year or $4600 in a semester, or

     (b)  in the case of a student enrolled in an accelerated program,
$13 800 in an academic year or $6900 in a semester.

4   Section 8 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (1)

               (i)  in clause (a) by adding "and" at the end of
subclause (i), by striking out "and" at the end of subclause (ii) and by
repealing subclause (iii);

               (ii) by repealing clause (b) and substituting the
following:

                         (b)  authorize that student to be given
assistance, including assistance in the form of

                                   (i)  a loan, including a Canada
Student Loan pursuant to Order in Council  numbered O.C. 1408/64,

                                   (ii) a grant, or

                                   (iii)     a loan referred to in
subclause (i) supplemented by a grant.


     (b)  in subsections (2) and (3) by striking out "A loan or grant"
and substituting "Assistance";

     (c)  in subsection (2.1) by striking out "a loan or grant" and
substituting "assistance".


5   Section 18(1) is repealed and the following is substituted:

Maintenance Grant
     18(1)  The Board may provide assistance in the form of a Maintenance
Grant to a full-time student who is physically, mentally or socially
handicapped and who, in the opinion of the Board, requires special
assistance, in an amount that does not exceed

               (a)  $6000 in an academic year or $3000 in a semester,
or

               (b)  in the case of a student enrolled in an accelerated
program, $9000 in an academic year or $4500 in a semester.


6   Section 19(1) is repealed and the following is substituted:

Alberta Educational Opportunity Equalization Grant
     19(1)  The Board may award an Alberta Educational Opportunity
Equalization Grant to a full-time student in an amount that does not exceed

               (a)  $2000 in an academic year or $1000 in a semester,
or

               (b)  in the case of a student enrolled in an accelerated
program, $3000 in an academic year or $1500 in a semester.


7   Section 22.1 is repealed.


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     Alberta Regulation 67/96

     Forests Act

     TIMBER MANAGEMENT AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 153/96) pursuant to
section 4 of the Forests Act.


1   The Timber Management Regulation (Alta. Reg. 60/73) is amended by this
Regulation.


2   Section 20 is repealed.


3   Sections 22 to 27 are repealed and the following is substituted:

     22   When production in any quota quadrant exceeds 110% of the
authorized quadrant volume, the quota holder shall pay to the Minister, in
addition to the timber dues payable on the overcut volume, a penalty
payable on the overcut volume in an amount of

               (a)  $30 per cubic metre on the overcut volume for
coniferous timber, and

               (b)  $10 per cubic metre on the overcut volume for
deciduous timber.


4   The following is added after section 120:

     PART 5.1

     TRANSPORT OF LUMBER


     122.01   In this Part, "lumber" means rough and dressed lumber.


     122.02(1)  A person transporting a load of lumber on a highway in
Alberta shall, in a manner satisfactory to the Minister, mark each lift of
lumber comprising that load with the name and location of the mill that
produced that lumber.

     (2)  For the purposes of subsection (1), a lift must be marked on the
exterior of all of the sides of the lift, except the top and bottom of the
lift, so that the mark is visible to a person walking around the exterior
of the vehicle transporting the lift.

     (3)  This section applies to all lumber being transported on a
highway other than lumber that has been purchased from a bona fide retail
outlet.


     122.03(1)  Once lumber comprises a lift that is marked under section
122.02, that lumber shall not be mixed with any other lumber

               (a)  while that lumber is in Alberta, or

               (b)  until that lumber is sold through a bona fide
retail outlet.

     (2)  Nothing in subsection (1)(b) shall be construed so as to permit
lumber purchased through a bona fide retail outlet to be mixed with lumber
that still comprises a lift marked under section 122.02.


5   Section 142.3 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (2.1) by adding "but before May 1, 1996" after
"May 1, 1994";

     (b)  by adding the following after subsection (2.1):

     (2.2)  For areas cut under the authority of a coniferous timber
licence or deciduous timber licence on or after May 1, 1996, a holder of
one or more coniferous timber quota certificates or deciduous timber
allocations, as the case may be,

               (a)  shall carry out reforestation under this Part if
his total combined annual allowable cut under the quota certificates or
allocations, as the case may be, is 10 000 cubic metres or more, or

               (b)  may elect, instead of carrying out his
reforestation obligations under this Part, to pay to the Minister, with
respect to each timber licence, if his total combined annual allowable cut
under the certificates or allocations, as the case may be, is less than 10
000 cubic metres, the reforestation levy prescribed in section 143.9(4)(a)
for coniferous volumes cut, and section 143.9(4)(b) for deciduous  volumes
cut.

     (c)  in subsections (3), (4) and (5) by striking out "or (2.1)"
wherever it occurs and substituting ", (2.1) or (2.2).


6   Section 142.4 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (3) by adding "but before May 1, 1996" after 
"May 1, 1994";

     (b)  by adding the following after subsection (3):

     (4)  A person who holds a commercial timber permit issued  on or
after May 1, 1996 shall, with respect to the area covered by the permit,

               (a)  if he is not a quota holder or a forest management
agreement  holder,

                         (i)  pay the reforestation levy prescribed
in section 143.9(4)(a) for coniferous volumes cut and section 143.9(4)(b)
for deciduous volumes cut, or

                         (ii) carry out reforestation under this Part
under terms acceptable to the Minister,

               (b)  if he is a quota holder, complete such
reforestation or pay such a levy as he would be required by section 142.3
to carry out or pay if that permit were a timber licence, and

               (c)  if he is a forest management agreement holder,
carry out reforestation under this Part.


7   Section 142.5 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (3.1) by adding "but before May 1, 1996" after
"May 1, 1994";

     (b)  by adding the following after subsection (3.1):

     (3.2)  The holder of a local timber permit issued on or after May 1,
1996 shall

               (a)  pay to the Minister a reforestation levy prescribed
in section 143.9(4)(a) for coniferous volumes cut and section 143.9(4)(b)
for deciduous volumes cut, or

               (b)  carry out reforestation under this Part under terms
acceptable to the Minister.


8   Section 143.9(4) is repealed and the following is substituted:

     (4)  The rates referred to in subsection (2) are the following for
the period after May 1, 1994, adjusted in the manner provided for in
section 144:

               (a)  in the case of coniferous timber measured,
manufactured or sold, as allowed or directed by the Minister,

                         (i)  on or before April 1, 1996, $6.00 per
cubic metre;

                         (ii) after April 1, 1996,

                                   (A)  $12.00 per cubic metre for
timber harvested north of the north boundary of Township 47, and

                                   (B)  $8.00 per cubic metre for
timber harvested south of the north boundary of Township 47;

               (b)  in the case of deciduous timber measured,
manufactured or sold, as allowed or directed by the Minister, $2.50 per
cubic metre.

9   Schedule 2 is amended by striking out "143(2), 146" and substituting
the following:

     143(2), 146

     122.02, 122.03 Not less than $500 nor more than $5000 for each
offence.



     Alberta Regulation 68/96

     Dairy Industry Act

     DAIRY INDUSTRY AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 154/96) pursuant to
section 58(1) of the Dairy Industry Act.


1   The Dairy Industry Regulation (Alta. Reg. 131/88) is amended by this
Regulation.


2   Section 48(1) is amended

     (a)  in clause (b) by striking out "section 47(1)(a.1), (b) or (c)"
and substituting "section 46(3)(b), (c) or (d)";

     (b)  in clause (c)(i) by striking out "section 47(1)(a)" and
substituting "section 46(3)(a)".


3   Section 56  is repealed.


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     Alberta Regulation 69/96

     Business Corporations Act

     BUSINESS CORPORATIONS AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 158/96) pursuant to
section 254 of the Business Corporations Act.


1   The Business Corporations Regulation (Alta. Reg. 27/82) is amended by
this Regulation.


2   Section 1(gg) of Schedule B is repealed.


3   This Regulation comes into force on May 31, 1996.



     Alberta Regulation 70/96

     Companies Act

     ALBERTA COMPANIES AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 159/96) pursuant to
section 307 of the Companies Act.


1   The Alberta Companies Regulations (Alta. Reg. 227/67) are amended by
this Regulation.


2   Section 1(u) of Schedule B is repealed.


3   This Regulation comes into force on May 31, 1996.


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     Alberta Regulation 71/96

     Partnership Act

     FEES AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 160/96) pursuant to
section 92 of the  Partnership Act.


1   The Fees Regulation (Alta. Reg. 288/90) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 1(j) is repealed.


3   This Regulation comes into force on May 31, 1996.



     Alberta Regulation 72/96

     Societies Act

     SOCIETIES AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 161/96) pursuant to
section 34 of the Societies Act.


1   The Societies Regulation (Alta. Reg. 203/84) is amended by this
Regulation.


2   Section 1(u) of Schedule 2 is repealed.


3   This Regulation comes into force on May 31, 1996.


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     Alberta Regulation 73/96

     Regional Airports Authorities Act

     REGIONAL AIRPORTS AUTHORITIES AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 163/96) pursuant to
section 40 of the Regional Airports Authorities Act.


1   The Regional Airports Authorities Regulation (Alta. Reg. 149/90) is
amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 1(n) of Schedule 1 is repealed.


3   This Regulation comes into force on May 31, 1996. 



     Alberta Regulation 74/96

     Co-operative Associations Act

     FEE AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 17, 1996

Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. 218) pursuant to section 53
of the Co-operative Associations Act.


1   The Fee Regulation (Alta. Reg. 77/92) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 1(v) is repealed.


3   This Regulation comes into force on May 31, 1996.


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     Alberta Regulation 75/96

     Mines and Minerals Act

     PRESCRIBED AMOUNTS (NATURAL GAS ROYALTY)
     AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 18, 1996

Made by the Deputy Minister of Energy (M.O. 13/96)  pursuant to section 6
of the Natural Gas Royalty Regulation, 1994 (Alta. Reg. 351/93).


1   The Prescribed Amounts (Natural Gas Royalty) Regulation (Alta. Reg.
36/95) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 4 is amended by adding the following after subsection (14):

     (15)  The following prices are prescribed for the February 
1996 production month:

             Item        Price

     Gas Reference Price $  1.61  per gigajoule
     Gas Par Price  $  1.62  per gigajoule
     Pentanes Reference Price $157.02 per cubic metre
     Pentanes Par Price  $148.82 per cubic metre
     Propane Reference Price  $129.47 per cubic metre
     Butanes Reference Price  $ 90.26 per cubic metre



3   Section 5 is amended by adding the following after subsection (14):

     (15)   The following allowances per cubic metre are prescribed for
the February 1996 production month:

             Item   Price

     Fractionation Allowance  $ 7.00

     Transportation Allowance Region Region Region Region
               1    2    3    4

     (a)  pentanes plus described in s6(7)(b)(i) of the Natural Gas
Royalty Regulation, 1994 (Alta. Reg. 351/93)




     $4.69     $5.86     $8.91     $6.73


     (b)  propane and butanes described in s6(7)(b)(ii) of the Natural
Gas Royalty Regulation, 1994 (Alta. Reg. 351/93)







     $5.72     $6.55     $7.55     $4.37

     (c)  pentanes plus, propane and butanes described in s6(7)(b)(iii)
of the Natural Gas Royalty Regulation, 1994 (Alta. Reg. 351/93)






     $8.01     $ 9.41    $11.62    $10.94

     Storage Allowance for pentanes plus, propane and butanes



     $ 0.00





     Alberta Regulation 76/96

     Government Organization Act

     AUTHORIZED ACCREDITED AGENCIES AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 24, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 168/96) pursuant to
Schedule 10, section 2 of the Government Organization Act.


1   The Authorized Accredited Agencies Regulation (Alta. Reg. 184/95) is
amended by this Regulation.


2   The Schedule is amended by adding the following after item 119:


120  AJ Building Inspections Inc.
Box 521,
Bentley, Alberta   T0G 0J0


121  Alberta Elevating Devices & Amusement Rides Safety Association
11th Floor, Sterling Place
9940 - 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta   T5K 2N2


122  Alcode Inspection Services Inc.
Box 32110
Edmonton, Alberta   T6K 4B5


123  Besco Safety Code Agency Ltd.
53 Ashwood Green
Airdrie, Alberta   T4B 1L7


124  Biollo Agency Ltd.
5202 56 Ave.
Leduc, Alberta   T9E 5P6


125  C.A. Mohr Elevator Consulting Ltd.
Box 55067, 7196 Temple Dr. N.E. Calgary, Alberta  T1Y 4E0


126  Canadian Standards Association
1707 94 Street
Edmonton, Alberta   T6N 1E6


127  City of Edmonton (Agency)
10351 96 Street,
Edmonton, Alberta   T5H 2H5


128  Electrical Inspection Services, Division of Ber-Mac Electrical
1-6325 12 Street, S.E.
Calgary, Alberta   T2H 2K1


129  Eltec Inc.
10065 - Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, Albertra   T5J 3B1


130  Integrated Inspection Services Ltd.
630 - 435 4th Avenue, S.W.
Calgary, Alberta   T2P 3A8



131  KJA Consultants Inc.
1804 - 727 6th Avenue, S.W.
Calgary, Alberta   T2P 0V1


132  Newbrook Inspection Agency
27 8th Street, W, 
Brooks, Alberta   T1R 0B6


133  Peace Fire Services
9705 - 101 Street
Peace River, Alberta   T8S 1J6


134  Town of Didsbury - Agency
Box 790,
Didsbury, Alberta   T0M 0W0


135  Transalta Utilities
100 Chippewa Road,
Sherwood Park, Alberta
T8A 4H4


136  Vinspec Ltd.
114 - 723 57th Avenue, S.W.
Calgary, Alberta   T2V 4Z3



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     Alberta Regulation 77/96

     Municipal Government Act

     CAPITAL REGION ASSESSMENT SERVICES COMMISSION REGULATION

     Filed:  April 24, 1996

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 174/96) pursuant to
section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act.


     Table of Contents

Definitions    1
Establishment  2
Members   3
Services  4
Operating deficits  5
Sale of property    6
Non-profit corporation   7

Schedule


Definitions
1   In this Regulation,

     (a)  "assessment" means assessment as defined in section 284(c) of
the Act;

     (b)  "property" means property as defined in section 284(r) of the
Act.


Establishment
2   A regional services commission known as the Capital Region Assessment
Services Commission is established.


Members
3   The municipalities specified in the Schedule are members of the
Commission.


Services
4   The Commission is authorized to provide services respecting the
assessment and appraisal of property.


Operating deficits
5   The Commission may not assume operating deficits that are shown on the
books of any of the member municipalities.


Sale of property
6(1)  The Commission may not, without the approval of the Lieutenant
Governor in Council, sell any of its land, buildings or personal property
whose purchase has been funded wholly or partly by grants from the
Government of Alberta.

(2)  The Lieutenant Governor in Council may give approval under subsection
(1) if satisfied

     (a)  as to the repayment of grants from the Government of Alberta
and outstanding debt associated with that portion of the land, buildings
and personal property to be sold,

     (b)  that the sale would not have a significant adverse effect on
the services the Commission provides, and

     (c)  that the sale will be properly reflected in the rates
subsequently charged to the customers of the Commission.


Non-profit corporation
7(1)  The Commission is to operate as a non-profit corporation unless
otherwise approved by the Minister.

(2)  The Minister's approval may contain any terms or conditions that the
Minister considers appropriate.


     SCHEDULE


     The Summer Village of Alberta Beach
     The Summer Village of Argentia Beach
     The County of Barrhead No. 11
     The Town of Barrhead
     The Summer Village of Birch Cove
     The Summer Village of Bondiss
     The Summer Village of Castle Island
     The Village of Chipman
     The Town of Devon
     The Summer Village of Edmonton Beach
     The City of Fort Saskatchewan
     The Summer Village of Larkspur
     The Town of Mayerthorpe
     The Summer Village of Mewatha Beach
     The Town of Millet
     The Summer Village of Nakamun Park
     The Village of Onoway
     The Village of Radway
     The Town of Redwater
     The Summer Village of Ross Haven
     The Village of Sangudo
     The Summer Village of Seba Beach
     The Summer Village of Silver Beach
     The Summer Village of Silver Sands
     The Summer Village of South View
     The Town of Stony Plain
     The Summer Village of Sunset Point
     The Town of Tofield
     The Summer Village of Val Quentin
     The Village of Waskatenau
     The Summer Village of West Cove
     The Summer Village of White Gull
     The Summer Village of Yellowstone
     The Town of Vauxhall



     Alberta Regulation 78/96

     Mines and Minerals Act

     PRESCRIBED AMOUNTS (PETROLEUM ROYALTY)
     AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  April 29, 1996

Made by the Deputy Minister of Energy (M.O. 14/96) pursuant to section 1.1
of the Petroleum Royalty Regulation (Alta. Reg. 248/90).


1   The Prescribed Amounts (Petroleum Royalty) Regulation (Alta. Reg.
47/93) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 43 is amended by adding the following after clause (d):

     (d.1)     the new oil par price is $158.91 per cubic metre;


3   The following is added after section 43:

     44   The following are prescribed for the month of  June, 1996:

               (a)  the old non-heavy oil par price is $183.74 per
cubic metre;

               (b)  the old heavy oil par price is $160.44 per cubic
metre;

               (c)  the new non-heavy oil par price is $183.74 per
cubic metre;

               (d)  the new heavy oil par price is $160.44 per cubic
metre;

               (e)  the third tier non-heavy oil par price is $183.74
per cubic metre;

               (f)  the third tier heavy oil par price is $160.44 per
cubic metre;

               (g)  the old non-heavy oil royalty factor is 3.087573;

               (h)  the old heavy oil royalty factor is 3.163328;

               (i)  the new non-heavy oil royalty factor is 3.207342;

               (j)  the new heavy oil royalty factor is 2.702024;

               (k)  the third tier non-heavy oil royalty factor is
3.250983;

               (l)  the third tier heavy oil royalty factor is
3.295359;

               (m)  the old non-heavy oil select price is $26.01 per
cubic metre;

               (n)  the old heavy oil select price is $26.01 per cubic
metre;

               (o)  the new non-heavy oil select price is $82.89 per
cubic metre;

               (p)  the new heavy oil select price is $55.91 per cubic
metre;

               (q)  the third tier non-heavy oil select price is
$118.97 per cubic metre;

               (r)  the third tier heavy oil select price is $118.97
per cubic metre;

               (s)  the adjustment factor for old non-heavy oil is
1.043000;

               (t)  the adjustment factor for old heavy oil is
1.043000.