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THE ALBERTA GAZETTE, PART II, OCTOBER 31, 1998




     Alberta Regulation 186/98

     Public Sector Pension Plans Act

     LOCAL AUTHORITIES PENSION PLAN AMENDMENT REGULATION


     Filed:  October 2, 1998

Made by the Local Authorities Pension Plan Board of Trustees pursuant to
section 9(6) of Schedule 1 to the Public Sector Pension Plans Act.


1   The Local Authorities Pension Plan (AR 366/93) is amended by this
Regulation.


2   Section 113(1) is amended

     (a)  by striking out "until July 31, 1994";

     (b)  in clause (b) by striking out "0.525" and "0.45" and
substituting "0.00". 


3   This Regulation is deemed to have come into force on January 1, 1998.


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     Alberta Regulation 187/88

     Marketing of Agricultural Products Act

     ALBERTA CATTLE COMMISSION AUTHORIZATION REGULATION

     Filed:  October 2, 1998

Made by the Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council pursuant to
section 26 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act.


     Table of Contents

Definitions    1
Regulations made under section 26 of the Act 2
Restriction re making regulations  3
Repeal    4
Expiry    5


Definitions
1(1)  In this Regulation,

     (a)  "Act" means the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act;

     (b)  "Commission" means the Alberta Cattle Commission;

     (c)  "Plan" means the Alberta Cattle Commission Plan referred to in
section 3 of the Alberta Cattle Commission Plan Regulation (AR 272/97);

     (d)  "producer" means a producer as defined in the Plan;

     (e)  "regulated product" means regulated product as defined in the
Plan.

(2)  Words defined in the Act or the Plan have the same meaning when used
in this Regulation.


Regulations made under section 26 of the Act
2(1)  For the purposes of enabling the Commission to operate the Plan, the
Commission is hereby authorized under section 26 of the Act to make
regulations

     (a)  requiring producers engaged in the marketing of a regulated
product to register their names and addresses with the Commission;

     (b)  requiring any person who markets a regulated product to furnish
to the Commission any information or record relating to the marketing of
the regulated product that the Commission considers necessary;

     (c)  providing for

               (i)  the assessment, charging and collection of service
charges from producers from time to time for the purposes of the Plan, and

               (ii) the taking of legal action to enforce payment of
the service charges;

     (d)  requiring any person who receives a regulated product from a
producer

               (i)  to deduct from the money payable to the producer
any service charges payable by the producer to the Commission, and

               (ii) to forward the amount deducted to the Commission;

     (e)  providing for the use of any class of service charges or other
money payable to or received by the Commission for the purpose of paying
its expenses and administering the Plan and the regulations made by the
Commission.

(2)  A regulation made by the Commission under section 26(f) of the Act
setting the amount of the service charge has no effect unless prior to the
filing of the regulation under the Regulations Act the amount of the
service charge to be set by that regulation has been approved by a majority
vote of the zone delegates, sub-zone delegates and producer association
delegates present at an annual Commission meeting or special Commission
meeting.


Restriction re making regulations
3   Pursuant to section 28 of the Act, the power to make regulations
referred to in section 2(1)(a) is hereby restricted so that the Commission
is only empowered to make regulations requiring producers to register their
names and addresses with the Commission so as to enable the Commission 

     (a)  to determine whether a producer is an eligible producer, and 

     (b)  to assess, charge and collect service charges.


Repeal
4   The Alberta Cattle Commission Plan, 1969 Implementation Regulation (AR
335/88) is repealed.


Expiry
5   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on July 1, 2003.


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     Alberta Regulation 188/98

     School Act

     CAPITAL BORROWING REGULATION

     Filed:  October 2, 1998

Made by the Minister of Education (M.O. 053/98) pursuant to section
167(3.1) of the School Act.


     Table of Contents

Capital borrowing   1
Borrowing for construction or purchase of school building   2
Short term borrowing     3
Debenture borrowing 4
Petition for poll   5
Authority for borrowing  6
Issuing of debentures    7
Void borrowing 8
Repeal    9
Expiry    10


Capital borrowing
1(1)  A board may borrow to meet capital expenditures only in accordance
with the School Act and this Regulation.

(2)  The amount of a borrowing to which this Regulation applies

     (a)  may be secured by a charge on money receivable by the board
under Part 6 of the School Act, and

     (b)  may not be secured by a charge on a grant payable from the
General Revenue Fund under the Government Organization Act.


Borrowing for construction or purchase of school building
2(1)  A board shall not borrow money for the construction or purchase of a
school building.

(2)  Notwithstanding subsection (1), a board may borrow, by issuing a
debenture or otherwise,  to meet capital expenditures to refit a school
building for energy conservation if

     (a)  the cost of refitting is guaranteed by the supplier in writing
to be recoverable by the board from savings in energy costs in not more
than 10 years, and

     (b)  in the opinion of the Minister, all indebtedness under the loan
is required to be retired within 10 years.

(3)  A board that applies to the Minister for approval of a loan to which
subsection (2) applies must give the Minister

     (a)  a statement by the board of the final cost of the refitting and
any other information the Minister requires, and

     (b)  a copy of the guarantee referred to in subsection (2)(a).

(4)  The Minister may approve all or part of a loan to which subsection (2)
applies.


Short term borrowing
3(1)  A board may borrow, other than by issuing a debenture, to meet
capital expenditures for assets that are not school buildings if, in the
opinion of the Minister, all indebtedness under the loan is required to be
retired within the lesser of the life expectancy of the asset for which the
money is borrowed and 10 years.

(2)  A board that applies to the Minister for approval of a loan to which
subsection (1) applies must give the Minister a statement by the board of
the final cost of the asset to which the loan applies and any other
information the Minister requires.

(3)  The Minister may approve all or part of a loan to which subsection (1)
applies.


Debenture borrowing
4(1)  A board may borrow, by issuing a debenture, for the purpose of

     (a)  securing, purchasing, adding to, extending or improving a site
for a building other than a school building,

     (b)  erecting, purchasing, relocating, renovating, adding to,
extending, making structural changes in, furnishing or equipping a building
other than a school building,

     (c)  providing maintenance or utility services to a building other
than a school building, or

     (d)  refitting a school building for energy conservation.

(2)  If the board decides to borrow by debenture for any of the purposes
mentioned in subsection (1), it shall pass, in a form approved by the
Minister, a by-law stating its intention.

(3)  Within 30 days from the date of the passing of the by-law, the board
shall give public notice in accordance with section 234 of the School Act
of its intention to apply to the Minister for authority to borrow the
amount specified in the by-law on the conditions set out in the by-law.


Petition for poll
5(1)  If public notice is given under section 4, the electors of the board
may petition the board in accordance with section 231 of the School Act.

(2)  If a board

     (a)  receives a petition meeting the requirements of section 231 of
the School Act within 15 days from the date of the last publication in a
newspaper of the public notice of the proposed debenture borrowing, and

     (b)  decides to proceed with the by-law,

the board shall submit the question to a vote of the electors.

(3)  The board shall

     (a)  send a copy of each request contained in the petition to the
Minister within 5 days from the date on which the petition is received by
the board, and

     (b)  advise the Minister in writing within 14 days from the date of
the vote of the outcome of each vote conducted under subsection (2).

(4)  If the result of the vote is to defeat the proposal for debenture
borrowing, the board is bound by the vote for a period of 12 months from
the date of the vote and during that 12-month period the board shall not
propose debenture borrowing for the same or a similar project.


Authority for borrowing
6(1)  The Minister may,

     (a)  on receipt of the documents and information the Minister
requires, and

     (b)  on being satisfied that the conditions prescribed by this
Regulation have been complied with,

approve the borrowing of any amount mentioned in the by-law under section
4, or any lesser amount.

(2)  The Minister shall, as soon as possible after giving an approval under
subsection (1), cause notice of the approval to be published in The Alberta
Gazette.


Issuing of debentures
7(1)  On receiving the Minister's approval under section 6, if a board is
required to do so, the board shall issue a debenture to secure the amount
of the principal and interest on the loan, or any lesser amount, on the
terms specified in the by-law.

(2)  A debenture shall not be issued after the expiration of 3 years from
the date on which the notice of approval of the loan appears in The Alberta
Gazette.

(3)  A debenture shall

     (a)  be in a form approved by the Minister,

     (b)  be sealed with the seal of the board, and

     (c)  be signed

               (i)  either by the chairperson or by some person
authorized to sign for the chairperson, and

               (ii) by the treasurer of the board.

(4)  Debentures may be issued either all at one time or in instalments at
any times the board considers expedient and may be dated accordingly.


Void borrowing
8(1)  If, before the Minister approves any borrowing required, a board
enters into an agreement the consideration for which is to be raised by
debenture,

     (a)  the agreement is void, and

     (b)  any money paid under the agreement shall be repaid to the
board.

(2)  Any agreement entered into by the board for the sale, transfer, pledge
or other charge of a debenture or any interest in the debenture before the
Minister has approved the borrowing represented by the debenture is void.

(3)  A board shall not proceed with a project referred to in section 4(1)
before the Minister approves any borrowing required to meet the capital
expenditures.

(4)  This section does not apply to any expenditure for the services of an
architect engaged to make preliminary plans or to obtain and compile
information necessary in the opinion of the board to enable it to make an
application to the Minister.


Repeal
9   The Capital Borrowing Regulation (AR 221/95) is repealed.


Expiry
10   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on August 31, 2003.

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     Alberta Regulation  189/98

     Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Act

     MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT CLAIMS REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 407/98) pursuant to
section 31 of the Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Act.


     Table of Contents

Definitions    1
Fee payable    2
Prorated fee   3
Exempt vehicles     4
Payment from Fund   5
Rates     6
Limit on payment    7
Repeal    8
Expiry    9

Schedule


Definitions
1   In this Regulation,

     (a)  "Act" means the Motor Vehicle Accident Claims Act;

     (b)  "Fund" means the General Revenue Fund.


Fee payable
2   The fee payable by an owner of a motor vehicle under section 3 of the
Act is $6 for each motor vehicle.


Prorated fee
3   The fee referred to in section 2 may be prorated and is refundable as
if it were part of the registration fee payable under the Motor Vehicle
Administration Act. 


Exempt vehicles
4   The following classes of motor vehicle are exempt from the application
of section 3 of the Act:

     (a)  a motor vehicle registered as an antique motor vehicle pursuant
to the Regulations under the Motor Vehicle Administration Act (AR 22/76);

     (b)  a motor vehicle operated under the authority of an intransit
permit issued under the Motor Transport Act or the Motor Vehicle
Administration Act.


Payment from Fund
5(1)  The Administrator may require such information from an applicant as
the Administrator considers necessary to determine the validity and amount
of the applicant's claim for payment from the Fund. 

(2)  The Administrator may employ the services of special investigators,
appraisers, adjusters and such other persons as the Administrator considers
necessary for the purpose of considering applications for payment from the
Fund.

(3)  Prior to authorizing payment from the Fund, the Administrator may
require a judgment creditor to

     (a)  examine the judgment debtor in aid of execution,

     (b)  file a writ of enforcement,

     (c)  take all reasonable steps to collect the judgment or claim from
the judgment debtor, or

     (d)  disclose any amount that has been paid in satisfaction of the
judgment.

(4)  The Administrator may pay from the Fund costs to a barrister and
solicitor on a party and party basis under Schedule C of the Alberta Rules
of Court (AR 390/68) for services performed in connection with proceedings
under the Act subsequent to obtaining judgment.


Rates
6   The rates of fees to be paid from the Fund are set out in the Schedule.


Limit on payment
7   The amount that is prescribed for the purposes of section 11(2) and (4)
of the Act in respect of an accident that occurs on or after June 1, 1997
is $200 000, excluding costs.


Repeal
8   The General Regulations (AR 227/77) are repealed.


Expiry
9   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on December 31, 2002.


     SCHEDULE

1(1)  Hospitalization fees are equal to the hospitalization rates for
standard wards under the Hospitalization Benefits Regulation (AR 244/90).

(2)  No hospitalization fees shall be paid if the hospital account is
payable under

     (a)  any other legislation of Alberta,

     (b)  any legislation of another province, or the Government of
Canada, or

     (c)  an insurance scheme that is in effect for the benefit of the
applicant at the time the applicant is hospitalized.

(3)  Notwithstanding subsection (2), where a hospital account is paid in
part under other legislation or an insurance scheme, the Administrator may
authorize payment of the portion of the hospital account that is still
owing by the patient.

2(1)  Ambulance service fees and associated kilometre fees for emergency
response services, basic life support services, advanced life support
services, standby charges, response fees and air ambulance escort are
payable at the same rates as are approved and paid by the Minister of
Health for the provision of ambulance services.  

(2)  In a case where there is no ambulance service available in a city,
town or village and an ambulance is required to be called from another
place, the Administrator may agree to such a rate of fees as the
Administrator considers reasonable.

3   Where payment out of the Fund is authorized by the Administrator, the
fee payable to a barrister and solicitor who completes

     (a)  an application under section 6, 7 or 9 of the Act, and

     (b)  the assignment of the claim or judgment, as the case may be,

is $50.00.

4(1)  Fees for removal and storage of vehicles shall not exceed the
following:

          (a)  for each vehicle towed within the corporate limits of
Edmonton and Calgary:


$30 per tow;


     (b)  for each vehicle towed within the corporate limits of a city,
town or village, other than Edmonton and Calgary:




$20 per tow;


     (c)  for each vehicle towed from outside the corporate limits of a
city, town or village, an additional fee of $20 per hour for each hour
spent outside the corporate limits of the city, town or village, as the
case may be;

     (d)  for each vehicle stored up to a maximum of 90 days:









$5 per day.


(2)  In addition to fees payable under subsection (1), the Administrator
may authorize the following fees where the Administrator considers that the
use of a transport dolly, winch or other special equipment is necessary:

     (a)  $15 per hour for the use of a transport dolly;

     (b)  $35 per hour for winching service;

     (c)  an hourly rate as set forth in a contract made between the
Administrator and a contractor for the use of special equipment.



     Alberta Regulation 190/89

     Government Organization Act

     DESIGNATION AND TRANSFER OF RESPONSIBILITY
     AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 410/98) pursuant to
section 16 of the Government Organization Act.


1   The Designation and Transfer of Responsibility Regulation (AR 398/94)
is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 22 is renumbered as section 22(1) and the following is added
after subsection (1):

     (2)  The Minister of Environmental Protection is designated as the
Minister responsible for the Water Act.


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     Alberta Regulation 191/98

     Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act

     ADMINISTRATIVE PENALTY AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 412/98) pursuant to
section 225 of the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act.


1   The Administrative Penalty Regulation (AR 143/95) is amended by this
Regulation.


2   The Schedule is amended by striking out item 13.


3   This Regulation comes into force on the date the Water Act, Statutes of
Alberta 1996, chapter W-3.5 comes into force.



     Alberta Regulation 192/98

     Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act

     ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND ENHANCEMENT
     (MISCELLANEOUS) AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 411/98) pursuant to
sections 35, 82, 95, 139 and 225 of the Environmental Protection and
Enhancement Act.


1   The Environmental Protection and Enhancement (Miscellaneous) Regulation
(AR 118/93) is amended by this Regulation.


2  Section 1 is amended

     (a)  by repealing subsection (2);

     (b)  by repealing subsection (3) and substituting the following:

          (3)  The activities listed in Division 3 of Schedule 1 to the
Activities Designation Regulation (AR 211/96) are prescribed as activities
to which section 84(3) of the Act applies.


3   Section 4 is repealed and the following is substituted:

Security-water well drillers
     4(1)  In this section "approval holder" means the holder of an
approval issued or deemed to be issued under the Water Act and the Water
(Ministerial) Regulation.

     (2)  Where an approval holder has deposited security, the Minister
may return or direct the return of the security on the request of the
approval holder after 2 years have elapsed from the expiry date of the
approval.

     (3)  Where an approval holder contravenes a water management order
under Part 7 Division 2 of the Water Act or an enforcement order under Part
10 Division 3 of that Act, the Minister may order that all or part of the
security provided by the approval holder be forfeited.

     (4)  Where the Minister orders the forfeiture of security under
subsection (3), the Minister shall

               (a)  give written notice of the decision to the approval
holder, and 

               (b)  direct the Provincial Treasurer to transfer the
security from the Environmental Protection Security Fund to the
Environmental Protection and Enhancement Fund.

     (5)  On the request of the Minister, the Provincial Treasurer shall
pay to the Minister from the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Fund
as much of the security transferred under subsection (4) as the Minister
considers is necessary to carry out the terms of the water management order
or enforcement order and the Minister shall use the money for that purpose.

     (6)  Subsection (5) applies despite the fact that the approval holder
may not have actually received the notice referred to in subsection (4)(a).

     (7)  Where the amount of the forfeited security exceeds the amount
required to carry out the terms of the water management order or
enforcement order, the Provincial Treasurer shall, on the direction of the
Minister pay the excess amount to the approval holder.

     (8)  Where the amount of the forfeited security is insufficient to
pay for the cost of carrying out the terms of the water management order or
enforcement order, the approval holder remains liable for the balance.


4   Section 7(2) is repealed.


5   Section 9 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (1) by adding "or" at the end of clause (b) and
by repealing clause (d);

     (b)  by repealing subsection (2).


6   This Regulation comes into force on the date the Water Act, Statutes of
Alberta 1996, chapter W-3.5 comes into force.



     Alberta Regulation 193/98

     Water Act

     WATER (OFFENCES AND PENALTIES) REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 414/98) pursuant to
section 169 of the Water Act.


     Table of Contents

Interpretation 1

     Part 1
     Offences and Penalties

Regulatory offences 2
Due diligence defence    3

     Part 2
     Administrative Penalty

Applicability of administrative penalty 4
Penalty assessment  5
Payment of penalty  6

     Part 3
     Expiry, Coming into Force

Expiry    7
Coming into force   8

Schedule


Interpretation
1(1)  In this Regulation, "Act" means the Water Act.

(2)  The definitions in the Water (Ministerial) Regulation apply to this
Regulation.


     PART 1

     OFFENCES AND PENALTIES

Regulatory offences
2(1)  A person who contravenes any of the following provisions of the Water
(Ministerial) Regulation is guilty of an offence and is liable, in the case
of an individual, to a fine of not more than $50 000, or in the case of a
corporation, to a fine of not more than $500 000:

     (a)  section 4(3);

     (b)  section 7(3);

     (c)  section 26;

     (d)  section 27;

     (e)  section 28(1);

     (f)  section 29(1);

     (g)  section 30(1);

     (h)  section 31;

     (i)  section 32;

     (j)  section 33;

     (k)  section 34;

     (l)  section 35;

     (m)  section 37(3);

     (n)  section 38;

     (o)  section 39(2) and (3);

     (p)  section 41;

     (q)  section 42;

     (r)  section 43;

     (s)  section 67;

     (t)  section 68.

(2)  A person who contravenes a Code of Practice adopted by section 3(1) or
(2) or 6 of the Water (Ministerial) Regulation is guilty of an offence and
is liable

     (a)  in the case of an individual, to a fine of not more than $50
000, or

     (b)  in the case of a corporation, to a fine of not more than $500
000.

(3)  An applicant who contravenes section 13 of the Water (Ministerial)
Regulation or a person who contravenes section 39(4) of the Water
(Ministerial) Regulation is guilty of an offence and is liable

     (a)  in the case of an individual, to a fine of not more than $250,
or

     (b)  in the case of a corporation, to a fine of not more than $1000.

Due diligence defence
3   A person shall not be convicted of an offence referred to in section
2(1) or (2) if that person establishes on a balance of probabilities that
the person took all reasonable steps to prevent its commission.


     PART 2

     ADMINISTRATIVE PENALTY

Applicability of administrative penalty
4(1)  An administrative penalty under section 152 of the Act may be imposed
in respect of those provisions listed in the Schedule.

(2)  A notice of administrative penalty must be given in writing and must
contain the following information:

     (a)  the name of the person required to pay the administrative
penalty;

     (b)  particulars of the contravention;

     (c)  the amount of the administrative penalty and the date by which
it must be paid;

     (d)  a statement of the right to appeal by notice of appeal to the
Environmental Appeal Board under section 115(1)(q) of the Act.


Penalty assessment
5(1)  Subject to subsections (2), (3) and (4), the amount of an
administrative penalty for each contravention that occurs or continues is
the amount set out in the Base Penalty Table but that amount may be
increased or decreased by the Director in accordance with subsection (2).


     BASE PENALTY TABLE
     Type of Contravention




     Major
     Moderate
     Minor


Potential for AdverseEffect
Major
       $5000  
     $3500  
     $2500  



Moderate
     3500  
     2500  
     1500  



Minor to None
     2500  
     1500  
     1000  


(2)  Subject to section 169(3)(f) of the Act, the Director may increase or
decrease the amount of the administrative penalty from the amount set out
in the Base Penalty Table on considering the following factors:

     (a)  the importance to the regulatory scheme of compliance with the
provision;

     (b)  the degree of wilfulness or negligence in the contravention;

     (c)  whether or not there was any mitigation relating to the
contravention;

     (d)  whether or not steps have been taken to prevent reoccurrence of
the contravention;

     (e)  whether or not the person who receives the notice of 
administrative penalty has a history of non-compliance;

     (f)  whether or not the person who receives the notice of
administrative penalty has derived any economic benefit from the
contravention;

     (g)  any other factors that, in the opinion of the Director, are
relevant.

(3)  If a contravention of a provision listed in the Schedule occurs or
continues, the person who commits the contravention is liable for  an
administrative penalty for each day or part of a day on which the
contravention occurs or continues.

(4)  In accordance with section 169(3)(f) of the Act, the maximum
administrative penalty that may be charged in respect of each contravention
is $5000.


Payment of penalty
6  A person who is given a notice of administrative penalty must pay the
amount of the penalty within 30 days of the date that the notice was given.


     PART 3

     EXPIRY, COMING INTO FORCE

Expiry
7   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on December 31, 2003.

Coming into force
8  This Regulation comes into force on the date the Act comes into force.

     SCHEDULE

     Contraventions in Respect of Which an 
     Administrative Penalty may be Imposed

1   Offences described in section 142(1)(a), (b), (c), (d), (e), (f), (g),
(h), (i), (j), (k), (l), (m), (n), (o), (p), (q), (r) or (s) of the Act are
the provisions in respect of which an administrative penalty may be imposed
under section 152 of the Act. 

2  A contravention of a provision referred to in section 2(1) and (2) of
this Regulation is a provision in respect of which an administrative
penalty may be imposed under section 152 of the Act.


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     Alberta Regulation 194/98

     Regional Airports Authorities Act

     REGIONAL AIRPORTS AUTHORITIES AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 420/98) pursuant to
section 40 of the Regional Airports Authorities Act.


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


2   Section 1(c) is amended by striking out "corporation" and substituting
"body".


3   Section 3 is repealed and the following is substituted:

Use of name
     3   An authority shall ensure that its name is set out in legible
characters on

               (a)  all its contracts, invoices, negotiable instruments
and orders for services, and

               (b)  all publications, notices and advertisements
required under the Act or this Regulation.


4   Section 4 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (1) by striking out "body corporate" and
substituting "body";

     (b)  by repealing subsections (2) and (3) and substituting the
following:

          (2)  A body ceases to be an appointer if,

               (a)  in the case of a body corporate, it is dissolved or
wound up or its existence is otherwise terminated or it resigns its
position as appointer, or

               (b)  in the case of the Government of Canada as
represented by the Minister of Transport (Canada) or the Government of
Alberta as represented by the Minister, the appropriate Minister resigns
the Government's position as appointer.

          (3)  A body corporate that is an appointer may resign its
position as appointer by sending the authority a certified copy of a
resolution of its governing body to that effect.

          (3.1)  The Government of Canada and the Government of Alberta
may resign their position as appointers by means of a notice to that effect
from the appropriate Minister to the authority.

          (3.2)  On receiving a resolution under subsection (3) or a
notice under subsection (3.1), the directors shall, as soon as is
reasonably practicable, amend the authority's articles to  reflect the
resignation.

     (c)  in subsection (4) by striking out "body corporate" and
substituting "body" and by striking out "body corporate's" and substituting
"body's";

     (d)  in subsection (5) by adding "or the notice under subsection
(3.1)" after "subsection (3)".


5   Section 8 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (5) by striking out "body corporate" wherever it
occurs and substituting "body";

     (b)  by repealing subsection (7) and substituting the following:

          (7)  Notwithstanding subsection (5), where a body ceases to be
an appointer and, as a result of the application of subsection (5) and but
for this subsection, the number of directors would fall below 8, the
directors appointed by the body continue in office until one year after
that event occurs or until other directors are appointed and that shortfall
no longer exists, whichever is earlier.


6   Section 16(3) is repealed and the following is substituted:

          (3)  The director or officer shall not vote on any resolution
to approve the contract or proposed contract or be present while any such
vote is being conducted unless the contract

               (a)  relates to remuneration, indemnities, insurance or
other benefits or allowances or expenses to be provided generally to all or
a substantial proportion of the authority's directors or officers, or

               (b)  is a contract with a subsidiary.


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

Indemnifi-cation
     18(1)  An authority may indemnify a person who

               (a)  is a present or former director or officer of the
authority, or

               (b)  acts or acted at the authority's request as a
director or officer of a corporation (in this section referred to as the
"other corporation") of which the authority is or was a shareholder or
creditor

     and that person's heirs and legal representatives against costs,
charges and expenses, including any amount paid to settle an action or
satisfy a judgment, reasonably incurred by that person with respect to a
civil, criminal or administrative action or proceeding to which he is made
a party by reason of his being or having been such a director or officer,
but only in accordance with this section.


8   Section 28(a) is amended by adding "that are bodies corporate" after
"appointers".


9   Section 78 is amended by striking out "trust company registered under
the Trust Companies Act" and substituting "trust corporation registered
under the Loan and Trust Corporations Act".


10   Section 99 is amended by striking out "Bankruptcy Act (Canada)" and
substituting "Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (Canada)".


11   Section 106(b) is amended by adding "that are bodies corporate" after
"appointers".


12   Section 109 is amended by adding the following after subsection (2):

     (3)  Subsection (1) does not apply where the authority's articles
provide that on dissolution the assets of the authority that remain after
payment of its liabilities are to be distributed to the Government of
Canada or to a successor organization to the authority that is acceptable
to the Government of Canada, and in that case the court shall order that
the assets be distributed to the Government of Canada or to the successor
organization.


13   The following is added before section 145:

Expiry
     144.1   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed
for ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be
repassed in its present or an amended form following a review, this
Regulation expires on September 30, 2003.



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     Alberta Regulation 195/98

     Livestock Identification and Brand Inspection Act

     LIVESTOCK IDENTIFICATION AND BRAND INSPECTION REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 421/98) pursuant to
section 33 of the Livestock Identification and Brand Inspection Act.


     Table of Contents

Interpretation 1
Livestock manifest  2
Transporting out of Alberta   3
Other inspections   4
Documents to operator    5
Original manifest   6
Documents to consignee   7
Marking of livestock     8
Identifying pens    9
Bill of sale   10
Livestock permit    11
Notice forms   12
Release form   13
Livestock permit form    14
Horse permit form   15
Inspection fees     16
Repeal    17
Expiry    18
Coming into force   19

Forms


Interpretation
1(1)  In this Regulation, "Act" means the Livestock Identification and
Brand Inspection Act. 

(2)  For the purpose of the definition of "livestock" in section 1(k) of
the Act, "carcass" does not include 

     (a)  a carcass that bears a Government stamp, or 

     (b)  a carcass that is being transported to a rendering plant. 

(3)  For the purpose of the Act and this Regulation, "livestock" includes
any wildlife that has been domesticated. 


Livestock manifest
2(1)  A livestock manifest must be in Form 1.

(2)  Where a livestock manifest is required under the Act, 

     (a)  the owner of the livestock or the owner's agent shall complete
the livestock manifest by providing the following information: 

               (i)  the date the livestock are transported or driven; 

               (ii) the name, address and telephone number of the owner
of the livestock; 

               (iii)     the consignor's name, address and telephone number; 

               (iv) the consignee's name and address;

               (v)  the number of livestock; 

               (vi) the colour of the livestock; 

               (vii)     the kind of livestock; 

               (viii)    the proper description and location of the
brand and other marks of ownership on each head of livestock;

          and shall sign the manifest, and 

     (b)  the operator of the vehicle transporting the livestock or the
driver of the livestock shall complete the livestock manifest by providing
the following information: 

               (i)  the name and address of the operator or driver, as
the case may be;

               (ii) the licence number of the vehicle used to transport
the livestock; 

               (iii)     trucking charges, if any; 

          and shall sign the manifest.

(3)  Where livestock have been inspected and sold at a market or country
sale before being transported or driven from that market or country sale to
a destination in Alberta that is not another market or country sale, the
livestock manifest that accompanies the livestock may be completed by the
market operator or country sale operator but, instead of containing the
information required under subsection (2)(a)(viii), it must be accompanied
by a scale ticket or purchase statement that fully describes the livestock.

(4)  The original and a copy of the livestock manifest must accompany the
livestock to their destination, and a copy must be retained by both

     (a)  the operator of the vehicle or the driver of the livestock, as
the case may be, and

     (b)  the owner of the livestock or the owner's agent. 

(5)  When the livestock described on the livestock manifest are delivered
to their destination, the person who receives the livestock shall sign the
manifest. 

(6)  Any person receiving a copy of a livestock manifest under this section
shall retain it for a period of 2 years.


Transporting out of Alberta
3(1)   A person who proposes to transport livestock out of Alberta from any
place other than a place where the livestock have been inspected shall
provide the inspector at the point of shipment with the following on a
livestock manifest:

     (a)  the date the livestock are transported or driven; 

     (b)  the name, address and telephone number of the owner of the
livestock; 

     (c)  the consignor's name, address and telephone number; 

     (d)  the consignee's name and address;

     (e)  the number of livestock; 

     (f)  the colour of the livestock; 

     (g)  the kind of livestock; 

     (h)  the proper description and location of the brand and other
marks of ownership on each head of livestock; 

     (i)  the signature of the owner of the livestock or the owner's
agent.

(2)  Subsection (1) does not apply to livestock transported to an inspected
market in Saskatchewan or Dawson Creek, British Columbia. 


Other inspections
4(1)  For the purposes of sections 11, 13, 15(5), 16(4), 17(4) and 19 of
the Act, the following information must be provided on a livestock
manifest:

     (a)  the date the livestock are offered for sale or re-inspected, as
the case may be; 

     (b)  the name, address and telephone number of the owner of the
livestock; 

     (c)  the consignor's name, address and telephone number;

     (d)  the consignee's name and address;

     (e)  the number of livestock; 

     (f)  the colour of the livestock; 

     (g)  the kind of livestock; 

     (h)  the proper description and location of the brand and other
marks of ownership on each head of livestock. 

(2)  In addition to the information required under subsection (1), 

     (a)  for the purposes of sections 11, 15(5), 16(4) and 19 of the
Act, the signature of the owner is required, and

     (b)  for the purposes of sections 13, 17(4) and 19 of the Act, the
following information is required: 

               (i)  the name and address of the person who is the
operator of the vehicle or the driver of the livestock;

               (ii) the licence number of the vehicle used to transport
the livestock.


Documents to operator
5(1)  The operator of a vehicle delivering livestock or the driver of the
livestock shall, on delivery of the livestock to a market, country sale or
feedlot, give the original and the first and 2nd copy of the completed
livestock manifest to the market operator, country sale operator or feedlot
operator, as the case may be. 

(2)  The market operator, country sale operator or feedlot operator, or a
person employed by the operator, shall  

     (a)  attach the original and the 2 copies of the completed manifest
to the gate of the pen where the livestock are kept until the livestock are
sold or removed from the pen, or

     (b)  place a card on the gate of each pen showing the owner's name
and the number and description of the livestock of that owner in that pen. 


Original manifest
6(1)  Where an inspection is required under the Act, the person required to
provide the livestock manifest shall give the original and 2 copies of the
livestock manifest to the inspector and the inspector shall, after
completion of the inspection, return a copy to the person who provided the
livestock manifest. 

(2)  If an inspector has not picked up the original of a livestock manifest
within 7 days after the delivery of the livestock, the original of the
livestock manifest must be forwarded 

     (a)  to Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development, Livestock
Marketing Service Branch, Stettler, Alberta, or

     (b)  if a delegation has occurred under section 32.1 of the Act, to
the delegated authority. 

(3)  The original copy of the manifest must be retained by

     (a)  the Department, or

     (b)  if a delegation has occurred under section 32.1 of the Act, the
delegated authority,

for a period of 7 years and the copy must be retained by the person who
provided the livestock manifest for 2 years.


Documents to consignee
7(1)  Where livestock are delivered to a destination other than a market,
country sale or feedlot, the operator of the vehicle delivering the
livestock or the driver of the livestock, as the case may be, shall give
the original and the first and 2nd copy of the completed livestock manifest
to the consignee.

(2)  The consignee shall forward the original of the livestock manifest 

     (a)  to the Department, or 

     (b)  if a delegation has occurred under section 32.1 of the Act, to
the delegated authority,

within 7 days after the delivery of the livestock and shall retain a copy
for 2 years.


Marking of livestock
8   For the purposes of sections 5(2) and 15(3) of the Act, livestock must
be distinctively marked on the upper portion of the body by means of 

     (a)  paint, 

     (b)  a livestock marking crayon, or 

     (c)  clip marks in the hair, 

so as to be readily distinguishable from livestock in the shipment that are
owned by any other person. 


Identifying pens
9   For the purpose of section 7(2) of the Act, livestock in each pen must
be identified by placing a card on the gate of each pen showing the owner's
name and the number and description of the livestock of that owner in that
pen. 


Bill of sale
10(1)  A bill of sale must contain the following information: 

     (a)  the date of the transaction; 

     (b)  the proper name of the buyer and seller; 

     (c)  the number of livestock; 

     (d)  the colour of the livestock; 

     (e)  the kind of livestock;

     (f)  a description of the livestock, including the brand or any
other marks on each head of livestock. 

(2)  A bill of sale issued by the market operator or country sale operator
must contain the name of the seller as shown on the relevant manifest. 

(3)  The market operator or country sale operator shall retain a copy of
each bill of sale issued by the operator for 5 years. 


Livestock permit
11   A livestock permit issued by an inspector is valid for 4 days after
the date of issue. 


Notice forms
12   A notice referred to in sections 24(1) and 25(1) of the Act 

     (a)  requiring a market operator or country sale operator 

               (i)  not to sell livestock, or

               (ii) to withhold settlement, 

          must be in Form 2; 

     (b)  that is to be forwarded to the contributor of the livestock
must be in Form 3.


Release form
13   A release referred to in sections 25(3) and 26(1) of the Act must be
in Form 4. 


Livestock permit form
14   A livestock permit must be in Form 5.


Horse permit form
15   A horse permit must be in Form 6.


Inspection fees
16(1)  Where an inspection fee is payable under the Act, the inspector must
complete a control card and provide it to the person responsible under the
Act for payment of the inspection fee to the Minister.

(2)  The control card referred to under subsection (1) must contain the
following information:

     (a)  sale point number;

     (b)  sale date;

     (c)  name and place of inspection;

     (d)  name and address of person responsible for payment of
inspection fee;

     (e)  number of manifests collected;

     (f)  number of head of livestock inspected;

     (g)  amount of fee collected;

     (h)  signature of brand inspector.

(3)  The commission to be paid to persons who collect inspection fees is 5%
of the amount collected, which must be deducted from the amount collected.


Repeal
17  The Livestock Identification and Brand Inspection Regulation (AR
408/86) is repealed.


Expiry
18   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on December 31, 2003.


Coming into force
19  This Regulation comes into force on November 1, 1998.

 

     FORM 1


     MANIFEST


Pen
number
Date
                                   
Manifest number


Pay to owner   Phone Number


Owner's address



On account of (consignor)     Phone Number



Consignor's address



Consigned or transported to:



Address                                                                                             City or town



     Description of livestock:  Show the correct brand information


Number
Colour
Kind
Brand
Loca-tion
Other
Loca-tion







































Total
I certify that the information given above is true.
               X  Owner's signature (or authorized shipper)


Brand inspector
Vehicle's licence number



Transporter's name
Driver's signature



Transporter's address
GST registration number



Received and counted by:
Trucking charges



GST


Date
               
Time
Total



     FORM 2

                                                                                               
                                                                                








     NOTICE TO MARKET OPERATOR

  NAME OF OPERATOR           AT             IS HEREBY INSTRUCTED TO
WITHHOLD THE LIVESTOCK OR SETTLEMENT FOR LIVESTOCK DESCRIBED HEREUNDER BY
AUTHORITY OF THE ABOVE ACT.

     HOLD LIVESTOCK                          HOLD SETTLEMENT FOR
LIVESTOCK



NO. OF ANIMALS
C
O
L
O
U
R

K
I
N
D
C
O
D
E
B
R
A
N
D
BRAND LOCA-TION
BRAND CODE
YARDAGE OR OWNER'S MARK


1















2















3















4















5















6















7















8















9















10
















  Contributor's Name                         Address                     
       
Trucker's Name                               Address                           
 
Received By                                  Brand Inspector             
   
                                                                           Address                             



     FORM 3
                                                                                               











          NOTICE TO CONTRIBUTOR

    NAME OF OPERATOR                AT                IS HEREBY INSTRUCTED
TO WITHHOLD THE LIVESTOCK OR SETTLEMENT FOR LIVESTOCK DESCRIBED HEREUNDER
BY AUTHORITY OF THE ABOVE ACT.

     HOLD LIVESTOCK                               HOLD SETTLEMENT
FOR LIVESTOCK



NO. OF ANIMALS
C
O
L
O
U
R
K
I
N
D
C
O
D
E
B
R
A
N
D
BRAND LOCA-TION
BRAND CODE
EARTAG  OR OWNER'S MARK


1
















2
















3
















     Contributor's Name                                Address               
          
Trucker's Name                                    Address               
          
Received By                                       Brand Inspector       
       Address                          

     
     ON                     THE ABOVE LIVESTOCK WERE OFFERED FOR SALE
WITHOUT ANY EVIDENCE OF PROPER OWNERSHIP AND THEREFORE THE LIVESTOCK OR
SETTLEMENT FOR LIVESTOCK ARE BEING WITHHELD.  IT WILL BE NECESSARY FOR YOU
TO FORWARD PROOF OF OWNERSHIP WITH A BILL OF SALE OR OTHER INFORMATION THAT
SHOWS THE DATE, A DESCRIPTION OF THE LIVESTOCK AND BRANDS THEREON,
INCLUDING THE NAME OF THE PERSON FROM WHOM THIS LIVESTOCK WAS PURCHASED,
BEFORE THIS LIVESTOCK OR SETTLEMENT FOR LIVESTOCK CAN BE RELEASED.

     FORM 4








     NOTICE TO RELEASE

NAME OF OPERATOR                     IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED TO RELEASE THE
LIVESTOCK OR SETTLEMENT FOR LIVESTOCK WITHHELD ON FORM                  . 

TO                                 ADDRESS                            

RELEASED BY                   BRAND INSPECTOR           



EXPLAIN Reason for Release (Use lines 
to correspond with lines above)
Code


1

Office Use Only


2




3




4




5




6




7




8




9




10




       PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY (Information is being transcribed)





                                                                 FORM 5




   
    LIVESTOCK PERMIT


 Code for
 Kind of
 Livestock
B
Bull
S
Steer
M
Mare
A
Buffalo



C
Cow
Y
Yearling
N
Stallion
L
Elk



H
Heifer
G
Gelding
T
Colt
X
Misc.



K
Calf
E
Filly
E
Mule












 
Shipped From:

Name, Market Feedlot or Farm Location


Town                             Province



Livestock Dealer's Name       Initials


Livestock Dealer's Address


Shipped To:    

Name                                                          Initials


Address


BC   AB   SK   MB   ON   PQ   Marit.   USA   Other



Shipper's or Agent's Signature




                     Sale Point




  Day
    Month
    Year












Number of
 Animals
Colour
Kind
Code
Brand
Brand
Location
Contributor's name if initial inspection; otherwise name market or feedlot.
Initials


1










2










3










4











Destination Number



The purpose of this certificate is:

Initial Inspection   
Previously Inspected      


Slaughter  
Feeder     
Breeding   
Unclassified    



Number of Livestock Inspected



Received from:
Amount


Fees collected on certificate:
Date



I certify that the above livestock were inspected.
Brand Inspector                                       Phone Number



          

                         FORM 6
                                                                                           (Number)                


     HORSE PERMIT


  OWNER                                         ADDRESS                     
                            DATE                                 



 NO. OF
ANIMALS
COLOUR
AGE
SEX
BRAND
BRAND LOCATION
     DESCRIPTION AND MARKINGS




















NUMBER OF HEAD ____ @ _____ EACH $ _________           PERMIT EXPIRES
DECEMBER 31,  ______

I certify that the above livestock were inspected and
found to correspond with the description set out.

BRAND INSPECTOR

          _________________________________________
                      SIGNATURE OF OWNER
          _________________________________________
                   ADDRESS


     TO ACCOMPANY HORSE IN TRANSIT

     Alberta Regulation 196/98

     Livestock and Livestock Products Act

     LIVESTOCK DEALERS AND LIVESTOCK DEALERS' AGENTS
     AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 422/98) pursuant to
section 3 of the Livestock and Livestock Products Act..


1   The Livestock Dealers and Livestock Dealers' Agents Regulation (AR
66/98) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 4(1) is repealed and the following is substituted:

Application for licence
     4(1)  An application for a livestock dealer's licence or a livestock
dealer's agent's licence must

               (a)  be made to the Minister in the form prescribed
under the Application and Licence Form Regulation, and

               (b)  be accompanied by the fee set out in the Fees
Regulation under the Act.


3   Section 15(3) is amended by striking out "5" and substituting "8".


4   Section 19 is amended by striking out "December 31, 2002" and
substituting "December 31, 2003".


5   This Regulation comes into force on November 1, 1998.


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     Alberta Regulation 197/98

     Livestock and Livestock Products Act

     STOCK YARD REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 423/98) pursuant to
sections 4 and 5 of the Livestock and Livestock Products Act.


     Table of Contents

Definitions    1
Licence required     2
Location of stock yard    3
Application for stock yard operator's licence      4
Application refused or licence suspended or cancelled   5
Notice of closure    6
Records    7
Request for information   8
Change of address    9
Misleading statements     10
Application for stock yard licence  11
Expiry of licence    12
Licence must be displayed      13
Licence not transferable 14
Repeals    15
Expiry     16
Coming into force   17


Definitions
1   In this Regulation,

     (a)  "Act" means the Livestock and Livestock Products Act;

     (b)  "inspector" means an inspector appointed under the Livestock
and Livestock Products Act;

     (c)  "local authority" means

               (i)  a city, town, village, municipal district or
county, or specialized municipality, or

               (ii) the Minister of Municipal Affairs, in the case of
an improvement district or a special area;

     (d)  "operator" means a person who operates a stock yard;

     (e)  "stock yard" means any area of land, including buildings, pens,
fences, gates, chutes, weigh scales and any other equipment located on the
land that is operated 

               (i)  as a public market for the purchase and sale, or
either of them, of livestock or for the receiving of livestock by a
licensed livestock dealer on consignment, or

               (ii) to assemble livestock for shipment by any form of
transportation and includes any premises maintained with respect to the
movement of livestock by a common carrier as a convenience to the public

          but does not include the following:

               (iii)     a facility that is associated with an abattoir for
the purpose of holding livestock for slaughter; 

               (iv) any area of land or facility used in respect of the
sale of livestock by a producer or feedlot operator where the livestock
offered for sale have been held on that land for maintenance, feeding or
fattening purposes;

               (v)  any area of land or facility used for the purpose
of holding a sale of registered purebred livestock;

               (vi) any area of land or facility used for the purpose
of holding a sale of livestock on behalf of members of recognized 4-H
clubs.


Licence required
2   No person shall operate a stock yard unless that person holds

     (a)  a stock yard operator's licence issued under this Regulation,
or

     (b)  a livestock dealer's licence issued under the Livestock Dealers
and Livestock Dealers' Agents Regulation (AR 66/98), and

the stock yard that the person intends to operate is licensed under section
11.


Location of stock yard
3(1)  A stock yard operator's licence issued under this Regulation must
state the location of the stock yard that the holder of the licence may
operate under the authority of that licence.

(2)  A person must obtain a separate stock yard operator's licence for each
stock yard that is operated by that person.


Application for stock yard operator's licence
4   An application for a stock yard operator's licence must

     (a)  be made to the Minister in the form prescribed under the
Application and Licence Form Regulation, and

     (b)  be accompanied with the fee required under the Fees Regulation
under the Act.


Application refused or licence suspended or cancelled
5(1)  The Minister may

     (a)  refuse an application made under section 4 where the applicant
has failed to comply with the provisions of

               (i)  the Brand Act,

               (ii) the Livestock Identification and Brand Inspection
Act,

               (iii)     the Livestock Diseases Act, or

               (iv) the Livestock and Livestock Products Act;

     (b)  cancel or suspend a stock yard operator's licence where the
holder of that licence fails to comply with the provisions of

               (i)  the Brand Act,

               (ii) the Livestock Identification and Brand Inspection
Act,

               (iii)     the Livestock Diseases Act, or

               (iv) the Livestock and Livestock Products Act.

(2)  Where the Minister cancels or suspends a stock yard operator's
licence, the Minister shall serve the person with written notice of that
cancellation or suspension

     (a)  by means of personal service, or

     (b)  by sending it by registered mail to the latest address of that
person on file with the Minister.


Notice of closure
6(1)  Where a person's stock yard operator's licence is cancelled or
suspended, an inspector may place on the livestock receiving chutes of the
stock yard operated by that person signs reading "Premises Closed By Order
of the Minister".

(2)  The signs placed on the livestock receiving chutes of a stock yard
under subsection (1) must be removed by an inspector if a person presents
the inspector with a new or reinstated stock yard operator's licence
permitting the operation of that stock yard.

(3)  No person shall operate a stock yard during the time that a sign
referred to in subsection (1) remains on a livestock receiving chute of
that stock yard. 


Records
7   Every operator of a stock yard shall

     (a)  keep a detailed record of each transaction relating to
livestock that takes place at that stock yard, and

     (b)  retain the record for 24 months from the date that the
transaction took place.


Request for information
8   Every operator shall, not later than the 10th day of each month,
forward to the Minister such information as may be requested by the
Minister.


Change of address
9   Every operator shall notify the Minister in writing of any change in
that operator's address.


Misleading statements
10(1)  No operator shall publish in any form or by any medium a statement
that misrepresents in any manner the goods or services offered by that
operator.

(2)  No operator shall make or permit an employee or a person who is under
contract to the operator to make any statement or representation that is
likely to deceive or mislead or that is intended to deceive or mislead any
person with respect to a transaction that takes place at or in respect of
that stock yard. 


Application for stock yard licence
11(1)  An application for a stock yard licence must

     (a)  be made to the Minister in the form prescribed under the
Application and Licence Form Regulation, and

     (b)  be accompanied with the fee required under the Fees Regulation
under the Act.

(2)  Where a person applies for a licence in respect of a stock yard that
was not licensed in the immediately preceding year, that person must
provide the Minister with a written statement

     (a)  from the local authority in which the stock yard is located
certifying its approval of the location of the stock yard,

     (b)  from the Minister of Transportation and Utilities approving the
location of the stock yard and the entrances to and exits from the stock
yard, where that stock yard is situated adjacent to a highway as defined in
the Public Highways Development Act, and

     (c)  from a veterinarian licensed to practice in the province of
Alberta that the facility, in the veterinarian's professional opinion, does
not create an undue hazard to livestock being handled and complies with all
applicable construction and sanitation requirements under the Livestock
Market Regulation (AR 344/79) and the Livestock Assembling Station
Regulation (AR 269/79).

(3)  If the Minister is satisfied that the stock yard conforms to the
requirements of the Act and the regulations under the Act and that the
appropriate approvals have been given under subsection (2), the Minister
shall issue a stock yard licence.


Expiry of licence
12   A stock yard operator's licence or a stock yard licence issued under
this Regulation expires on December 31 of the year in which the licence was
issued.


Licence must be displayed
13   The holder of a stock yard licence must display the licence at all
times in a prominent location within the stock yard.


Licence not transferable
14   A licence under this Regulation is not transferable.


Repeals
15   The following regulations are repealed:

     (a)  Stock Yard Operators Licensing Regulations (AR 93/77);

     (b)  Stock Yard Licensing Regulations (AR 92/77).


Expiry
16   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on December 31, 2003.


Coming into force
17   This Regulation comes into force on November 1, 1998.


     ------------------------------

     Alberta Regulation 198/98

     Livestock and Livestock Products Act

     SECTION 6.1 LIVESTOCK DESIGNATION REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 424/98) pursuant to
section 6.1 of the Livestock and Livestock Products Act.



Application
1   Section 6.1 of the Livestock and Livestock Products Act applies  only
to cattle.


Repeal
2   The Section 6.1 Livestock Designation Regulation (AR 256/95) is
repealed.


Expiry
3   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on December 31, 2003.


Coming into force
4   This Regulation comes into force on November 1, 1998.


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     Alberta Regulation 199/98

     Livestock and Livestock Products Act

     LIVESTOCK PATRONS' CLAIMS REVIEW TRIBUNAL
     AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 425/98) pursuant to
sections 15 and 15.1 of the Livestock and Livestock Products Act.


1   The Livestock Patrons' Claims Review Tribunal Regulation (AR 257/97) is
amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 13(1) is amended by striking out "Tribunal is satisfied" and
substituting "Administrator is satisfied".


3   Section 14 is amended

     (a)  in clause (b) by striking out "Tribunal" and substituting
"Administrator";

     (b)  in clause (m) by striking out "patron" and substituting
"dealer".


4   Section 34 is amended by striking out "December 31, 2002" and
substituting "December 31, 2003".


5   This Regulation comes into force on November 1, 1998.



     Alberta Regulation 200/98

     Stray Animals Act

     HORSE CAPTURE AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 427/98) pursuant to
section 23 of the Stray Animals Act.


1   The Horse Capture Regulation (AR 59/94) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 13 is repealed and the following is substituted:

Expiry
     13   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on December 31, 2003.


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     Alberta Regulation 201/98

     Stray Animals Act

     STRAY ANIMALS AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  October 7, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 428/98) pursuant to
section 23 of the Stray Animals Act.


1   The Stray Animals Regulation (AR 301/96) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 3(1)(e) is repealed and the following is substituted:

     (e)  where the person uses special equipment to carry out the work
or service,

               (i)  the actual rental cost of the special equipment,
supported by receipts, or

               (ii) an amount equivalent to the cost referred to in
subclause (i), where the person owns the special equipment;


3   Section 7 is amended by striking out "January 1, 2002" and substituting
"December 31, 2003".


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     Alberta Regulation 202/98

     Alberta Housing Act

     SOCIAL HOUSING ACCOMMODATION AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  October 8, 1998

Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. H:090/98) pursuant to
section 34(1) of the Alberta Housing Act.


1   The Social Housing Accommodation Regulation (AR 244/94) is amended by
this Regulation.


2   Section 1(1) is amended

     (a)  by adding the following after clause (i)(iv):

               (v)  a live-in aide;

     (b)  by adding the following after clause (i):

               (i.1)     "live-in aide" means an individual who, in the
opinion of the management body, is required to live as a member of the
household to provide services or assistance to enable other members of the
household to be functionally independent;

     (c)  in clause (n) by adding ", except a live-in aide," after "all
sources of all members of the household".


3   The following is added after section 6(5):

     (6)  If a household includes a live-in aide, the rent prescribed
under section 6.1 must be added to the basic rent set for and charged to
the household under this section.


4    The following is added after section 6:

Rent for live-in aide
     6.1   The rent to be charged a live-in aide is $150 for each month.


     Alberta Regulation 203/98

     Agricultural Service Board Act

     FORMS REGULATION

     Filed:  October 14, 1998

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 430/98) pursuant to
section 23 of the Agricultural Service Board Act.


Forms prescribed
1   The forms in the Schedule are the forms prescribed for the purposes of
the sections indicated on them.


Repeal
2   The Forms Regulation (AR 501/81) is repealed.


Expiry
3   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevancy and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on June 30, 2003.


     SCHEDULE

     FORM A

     AGRICULTURAL SERVICE BOARD ACT
     (Section 16(3))

To the Registrar of Land Titles for the ______________ Land Registration
District.

Take notice that a by-law (or order, as the case may be) has been passed
(or made) declaring that possession and control of the following land has
been vested in the council of  (municipal name)  or the Minister of
Municipal Affairs, as the case may be) under the authority of section 16 of
the Agricultural Service Board Act.

(Insert description of lands)

Dated at _____________ the ______ day of ____________, 19 ___

                    Council of     
                    By                            Signing Officer
                              or
                    Minister of Municipal Affairs,
                    By                            (as the case may be)


     Form B

     AGRICULTURAL SERVICE BOARD ACT
     (Section 19(1))

To the Registrar of Land Titles for the ______________ Land Registration
District.

Take notice that the by-law (or order, as the case may be) declaring that
possession and control of
                              (here describe land)                          
  
has been vested in the council of   (municipal name)  or the Minister of
Municipal Affairs, as the case may be) has been rescinded in so far as it
affects the following land:

(here describe land)

Dated at _____________ the ______ day of ____________, 19 ___

                    Council of     
                    By                            Signing Officer
                              or
                    Minister of Municipal Affairs,
                    By                            (as the case may be)