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     Alberta Regulation 102/2001

     Oil and Gas Conservation Act

     OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 19, 2001

Made by the Alberta Energy and Utilities Board on June 15, 2001 pursuant to
section 47 of the Oil and Gas Conservation Act.


1   The Oil and Gas Conservation Regulations (AR 151/71) are amended by
this Regulation.


2   Section 16.040 is repealed and the following is substituted:

     16.040   For the purpose of these Regulations, oil sands projects
shall be classed as follows:

               (a)  Class 1 - approved oil sands projects that have not
produced any bitumen or are producing bitumen volumes during the base year
of up to 2000 cubic metres;

               (b)  Class 2 - approved oil sands projects producing
bitumen volumes during the base year greater than 2000 cubic metres, up to
20 000 cubic metres;

               (c)  Class 3 - approved oil sands projects producing
bitumen volumes during the base year greater than 20 000 cubic metres, up
to 50 000 cubic metres;

               (d)  Class 4 - approved oil sands projects producing
bitumen volumes during the base year greater than 50 000 cubic metres, up
to 300 000 cubic metres;

               (e)  Class 5 - approved oil sands projects producing
bitumen volumes during the base year greater than 300 000 cubic metres, up
to 2 500 000 cubic metres;

               (f)  Class 6 - approved oil sands projects producing
bitumen volumes during the base year greater than 2 500 000 cubic metres,
up to 10 000 000 cubic metres;

               (g)  Class 7 - approved oil sands projects producing
bitumen volumes during the base year greater than 10 000 000 cubic metres.


3   Section 16.070 is repealed and the following is substituted:

     16.070   The administration fee applicable to individual wells within
each class of well, subject to an annual adjustment factor as may be set by
the Board, is as follows:

               (a)  Class 1 - 50 dollars per well;

               (b)  Class 2 - 50 dollars per well;

               (c)  Class 3 - 125 dollars per well;

               (d)  Class 4 - 312 dollars per well;

               (e)  Class 5 - 750 dollars per well;

               (f)  Class 6 - 1250 dollars per well;

               (g)  Class 7 - 1625 dollars per well;

               (h)  Class 8 - 1875 dollars per well.


4   Section 16.080 is repealed and the following is substituted:

     16.080   The administration fee applicable to individual oil sands
projects within each class of project, subject to an annual adjustment
factor as may be set by the Board, is as follows:

               (a)  Class 1 - 5000 dollars for each oil sands project;

               (b)  Class 2 - 10 000 dollars for each oil sands
project;

               (c)  Class 3 - 20 000 dollars for each oil sands
project;

               (d)  Class 4 - 40 000 dollars for each oil sands
project;

               (e)  Class 5 - 100 000 dollars for each oil sands
project;

               (f)  Class 6 - 300 000 dollars for each oil sands
project;

               (g)  Class 7 - 600 000 dollars for each oil sands
project.


5   Section 16.081 is repealed and the following is substituted:

     16.081   For the 2001-2002 fiscal year of the Board, the annual
adjustment factor

               (a)  of 0.982 must be applied to the administration fees
for wells described in section 16.070(c) to (h), and

               (b)  of 1.632 must be applied to the administration fees
for oil sands projects described in section 16.080.


6   Section 16.090(5) is repealed and the following is substituted:

     (5)  Within 60 days from the day for receipt of appeals, the Board
shall send to the appellant a Notice of Hearing.


7   Section 16.100 is repealed and the following is substituted:

     16.100   For the purposes of Part 11 of the Act, the prescribed date
for the 2001-2002 fiscal year of the Board is March 31, 2002.


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     Alberta Regulation 103/2001

     Public Utilities Board Act

     GENERAL ASSESSMENT ORDER FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2001 - 2002

     Filed:  June 19, 2001

Made by the Alberta Energy and Utilities Board on June 15, 2001 pursuant to
section 20.1(2) and (3) of the Public Utilities Board Act.


Assessments
1   The assessments for the purposes of section 20.1 of the Public
Utilities Board Act for the fiscal year 2001-2002 are hereby prescribed as
set out in the Schedule.


Repeal
2   The General Assessment Order for the Fiscal Year 2000-2001 (AR 98/2000)
is repealed.


     SCHEDULE

The following persons shall pay the following assessments in one lump sum
on or before July 23, 2001:

ATCO Electric Ltd.  $  501 002
ATCO Gas and Pipelines Ltd.   1 554 549
AltaGas Utilities Inc.     107 581
CU Water Limited        1 307
EPCOR Energy Services Alberta Inc.   408 856
NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.      997 794
TransAlta Utilities Corporation       493 829
Utilicorp Networks Canada (Alberta) Ltd.     555 082


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     Alberta Regulation 104/2001

     Alberta Energy and Utilities Board Act

     ADMINISTRATION FEES REGULATION

     Filed:  June 19, 2001

Made by the Alberta Energy and Utilities Board on June 15, 2001 pursuant to
section 3.3 of the Alberta Energy and Utilities Board Act.


     Table of Contents

Administration fees 1
Prescribed date     2
Notice and appeal   3
Penalty   4
Repeal    5
Expiry    6

Schedule


Administration fees
1   The Board prescribes the administration fees in the Schedule to be the
fees payable for the purpose of section 3.3 of the Alberta Energy and
Utilities Board Act by operators in respect of their coal mines and power
plants.


Prescribed date
2   For the purposes of section 3.3 of the Alberta Energy and Utilities
Board Act and this Regulation, the prescribed date for the fiscal year
2001-2002 is March 31, 2002.


Notice and appeal
3(1)  This section applies where an administration fee is prescribed in the
Schedule in respect of a specific fiscal year or any part of a specific
fiscal year of the Board.

(2)  The Board shall send a notice to each operator that

     (a)  sets out the facilities of the operator to which the
administration fees relate,

     (b)  sets out the fiscal year or part of the fiscal year to which
the administration fees relate,

     (c)  sets out the administration fees that are payable in respect of
each facility, including an explanation of how the fees were calculated,
and

     (d)  requires the operator to pay the administration fees to the
Board within 30 days of the mailing date shown in the notice.

(3)  Any person to whom a notice is given may appeal the notice, in whole
or in part, to the Board by serving a notice of appeal on the Board within
30 days of the mailing date shown in the notice.

(4)  The Board may hear an appeal on any grounds the Board considers
proper.

(5)  The notice of appeal must be signed by the appellant and must set out
the name of the appellant, the name of the appellant's agent, if any, the
grounds and particulars of the appeal and the address to which all further
correspondence concerning the appeal should be mailed.

(6)  The notice of appeal must be served on the Board at the Board's
Calgary office not later than 4:00 p.m. on the last day for receipt of
notices of appeal.

(7)  Notwithstanding that a notice of appeal is received after the last day
for receipt of notices of appeal, the Board may nevertheless accept the
notice of appeal where it considers it appropriate to do so.

(8)  Within 60 days from the last day for receipt of notices of appeal, the
Board shall send to the appellant a notice of hearing.

(9)  On the date set out in the notice of hearing the Board shall hear the
appeal and may decide at that time or defer its decision.


Penalty
4(1)  Where an operator fails to pay all or part of the administration fees
within 30 days of the mailing date shown on the notice, the operator is
liable to pay a penalty to the Board in an amount equal to 20% of the
unpaid amount, unless the Board otherwise orders.

(2)  Where an operator appeals a notice under section 3 and the operator
fails to pay all or part of the administration fees immediately on
disposition of the appeal by the Board, the operator is liable to pay a
penalty to the Board in an amount equal to 20% of the unpaid amount.


Repeal
5   The Administration Fee Regulation (AR 97/2000) is repealed.


Expiry
6   For the purpose of ensuring that this Regulation is reviewed for
ongoing relevance and necessity, with the option that it may be repassed in
its present or an amended form following a review, this Regulation expires
on May 31, 2005.


     SCHEDULE

     ADMINISTRATION FEES

     FISCAL YEAR 2001 - 2002

Coal Mines
Cardinal River Coals Ltd.     $   149 531
EPCOR Generation Inc.      198 991
Luscar Ltd.      560 193
TransAlta Utilities Corporation      817 285

Power Plants
ATCO Electric Ltd.  $  286 650
The City of Medicine Hat    39 639
EPCOR Generation Inc.      376 669
TransAlta Utilities Corporation    987 042


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     Alberta Regulation 105/2001

     Teachers' Pension Plans Act

     TEACHERS' AND PRIVATE SCHOOL TEACHERS' PENSION
     PLANS AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 22, 2001

Made by the Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund Board on June 21, 2001
pursuant to section 14 of the Teachers' Pension Plans Act and section 12 of
the Teachers' Pension Plans (Legislative Provisions) Regulation.


1   The Teachers' and Private School Teachers' Pension Plans (AR 203/95)
are amended by this Regulation.


2   Schedule 2 is amended by sections 3 and 4 of this Regulation.


3   Section 10 is amended

     (a)  in clause (a) by striking out "0.00" and substituting "3.78";
          
     (b)  in clause (b) by striking out "0.00" and substituting "5.40".


4   Section 13 is amended by striking out "0.00" and substituting "3.88".


5   Sections 3 and 4 come into force on September 1, 2001.


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     Alberta Regulation 106/2001

     Government Organization Act

     RADIATION HEALTH ADMINISTRATION AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 231/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to Schedule 10, section 2 of the Government Organization Act.


1   The Radiation Health Administration Regulation (AR 49/96) is amended by
this Regulation.


2   Schedules 1 and 2 are repealed and the following Schedules 1 and 2 are
substituted:


     SCHEDULE 1

     ORGANIZATIONS


ROW
     COLUMN 1
     COLUMN 2
     COLUMN 3


1
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta
Therapeutic or diagnostic x-ray equipment; 
Therapy simulator equipment; 
Cabinet x-ray equipment; 
Class 3b and 4 lasers;
Particle accelerators;
Diffraction and analysis x-ray equipment
Installed or operated within private and public medical facilities, medical
education facilities and podiatry facilities



2
Alberta Dental Association
Diagnostic x-ray equipment; 
Class 3b and 4 lasers
Installed or operated within dental facilities, including dental education
facilities, but excluding dental facilities owned by a Regional Health
Authority


3
University of Calgary
Cabinet x-ray equipment; 
Class 3b and 4 lasers; 
Diffraction and analysis x-ray equipment;
Industrial radiographic and fluoroscopic x-ray equipment;
Irradiation x-ray equipment; 
Particle accelerators; Therapeutic or diagnostic x-ray equipment;
Computed tomography equipment;
Baggage inspection x-ray equipment;
Security x-ray equipment
Installed or operated within non-medical facilities owned or operated by
the University of Calgary and research, education, industrial, commercial,
entertainment and other health related facilities


4
College of Chiropractors of Alberta
Diagnostic x-ray equipment; 
Class 3b and 4 lasers
Installed or operated within chiropractic facilities


5
Alberta Veterinary Medical Association
Diagnostic x-ray equipment;
Class 3b and 4 lasers
Installed or operated within veterinary clinics and veterinary education
facilities


6
University of Alberta
Cabinet x-ray equipment; 
Class 3b and 4 lasers;
Diffraction and analysis x-ray equipment;
Therapeutic or diagnostic x-ray equipment;
Particle accelerators
Installed or operated within non-medical facilities owned or operated by
the University of Alberta




                              SCHEDULE 2

     AGENCIES


     ROW
     COLUMN 1
     COLUMN 2
     COLUMN 3


1
X-Radiation Q. C. Services 
Box 2001
Lethbridge, AB  
T1J 4K6
Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment;
Class 3b and 4 lasers
Installed or operated within dental, medical, chiropractic, veterinary and
physical therapy facilities


2
Alberta Radiation Service
Box 1533
Cardston, AB
T0K 0K0
Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
Installed or operated within dental, medical, chiropractic and veterinary
facilities


3
RadMan Radiation Management Services Ltd.
4536 Stanley Drive SW
Calgary, AB
T2S 2R9
Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment;
Cabinet x-ray equipment;
Class 3b and 4 lasers
Installed or operated within dental, medical, chiropractic, veterinary,
physical therapy, education, industrial, commercial, research and
entertainment facilities




4
B & P Stewart Ent. Ltd.
19-51263 Range Road 204
Sherwood Park, AB
T8G 1E9
Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
Installed or operated within dental, medical, chiropractic, veterinary and
education facilities


5
University of Calgary
Safety Services
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 1N4
Cabinet x-ray equipment;
Diffraction and analysis x-ray equipment;
Industrial radiographic and fluoroscopic x-ray equipment;
Class 3b and 4 lasers;
Diagnostic x-ray equipment;
Computed tomography equipment
Installed or operated within education, research and veterinary facilities
owned or operated by the University of Calgary



6
University of Alberta
Office of Environmental Health and Safety
Edmonton, AB
T6G 2R5
Diagnostic x-ray equipment;
Cabinet x-ray equipment;
Diffraction and analysis x-ray equipment;
Class 3b and 4 lasers; 
Particle accelerators 
Installed or operated within education, research, dental and veterinary
facilities owned or operated by the University of Alberta


7
Calgary Regional Health Authority
Diagnostic Imaging
1403 - 29 Street, NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 2T9

Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment;
Cabinet x-ray equipment;
Diffraction and analysis x-ray equipment;
Class 3b and 4 lasers;
Computed tomography equipment
Installed or operated within medical, dental and physical therapy
facilities


8
Capital Health Authority
Imaging Services
8440 - 112 Street
Edmonton, AB
T6G 2B7
Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment;
Cabinet x-ray equipment;
Diffraction and analysis x-ray equipment;
Computed tomography equipment
Installed or operated within medical, dental and physical therapy
facilities


9
David Thompson Regional Health Authority
Diagnostic Imaging
3942 - 50A Avenue
Red Deer, AB
T4N 4E7
Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment
Installed or operated within medical and dental facilities owned or
operated by the David Thompson Regional Health Authority


10
Filipow Associates Inc. 6508 - 109 Avenue Edmonton, AB   T6A 1S2
Diagnostic or therapeutic x-ray equipment; Computed tomography equipment;
Diffraction and analysis x-ray equipment; Cabinet x-ray equipment; Baggage
inspection x-ray equipment; Security x-ray equipment; Irradiation x-ray
equipment
Installed or operated within medical, dental, chiropractic, veterinary,
education and commercial facilities



     Alberta Regulation 107/2001

     Social Development Act

     SOCIAL ALLOWANCE AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 232/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to section 30 of the Social Development Act.


1   The Social Allowance Regulation (AR 213/93) is amended by this
Regulation.


2   Section 1(f) is amended by adding ", and does not include a child on
whose behalf income support is being received from the child financial
support program through a Child and Family Services Authority" after "are
being made".


3   Section 6(g) is amended by striking out "referred to in section 9 of
the Act," and substituting "who is receiving income support from the child
financial support program through a Child and Family Services Authority in
Alberta,".


4   Section 7(u) is repealed.


5   Section 13 is amended

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

     (3)  The full standard allowance is in accordance with the following
table:

                                Ages of Children                      Monthly Standard
                                   Family Unit                                       Allowance

Number of                0-11 yrs       12-17 yrs                1 adult             2 adults
Children in
Family Unit

     0                                  0                             0                                            229                426
     1                                  1                             0                                            282                446
                                        0                             1                                            315                479
     2                                  2                             0                                            326                502
                                        1                             1                                            359                535
                                        0                             2                                            392                568
     3                                  3                             0                                            387                558
                                        2                             1                                            420                591
                                        1                             2                                            453                624
                                        0                             3                                            486                657
     4                                  4                             0                                            443                614
                                        3                             1                                            476                647
                                        2                             2                                            509                680
                                        1                             3                                            542                713
                                        0                             4                                            575                746
     5                                  5                             0                                            499                670
                                        4                             1                                            532                703
                                        3                             2                                            565                736
                                        2                             3                                            598                769
                                        1                             4                                            631                802
                                        0                             5                                            664                835

Note:   For additional children the standard allowance is increased as
follows:

     (a)  $58 per month for children 0 to 11 years of age,
     (b)  $91 per month for children 12 to 17 years of age.

     (b)  in subsection (4)

               (i)  in clause (a) by striking out "$81" and
substituting "$58";

               (ii) in clause (b) by striking out "$114" and
substituting "$91";

     (c)  by repealing subsection (5);

     (d)  by repealing subsection (9) and substituting the following:

     (9)  Where the Director provides a standard allowance for food under
the authority of subsection (8), the allowance may not exceed the maximums
in the following table on a monthly basis:

                                   Unit                                                                       Amount

individual adult                                                                                                        $143
each adult in 2-person family unit                                        137
each adult in 3-person or larger family unit                               130
1st child, 0-11 years                                                                                              36
1st child, 12-17 years                                                                                        62
2nd child, 0-11 years                                                                                         36
2nd child, 12-17 years                                                                                   64
3rd child, 0-11 years                                                                                         46
3rd child, 12-17 years                                                                                   73
4th child, 0-11 years and for each additional                              44
   child under 12 years of age
4th child, 12-17 years and for each additional                             71
   child 12-17 years of age
   

6   Section 14 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (3) by repealing Note: 2;

     (b)  in subsection (4) by adding "or" at the end of clause (a),
striking out "or" at the end of clause (b) and repealing clause (c).


7   Section 18(1) is amended by striking out "or the person caring for a
child referred to in section 9 of the Act." 


8   Section 27 is amended by striking out "or a child referred to in
section 9 of the Act".


9   Section 30.1 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (1)

               (i)  in clause (a) by striking out "2000," and
substituting "2001,";

               (ii) in clause (c) by striking out "2000" and
substituting "2001";

     (b)  in subsection (2) by striking out "2000" and substituting
"2001".


10   Section 30.4 is repealed.


11   Section 30.6 is repealed.


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     Alberta Regulation 108/2001

     Government Organization Act

     SOLICITOR GENERAL GRANTS REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 233/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to section 13 of the Government Organization Act.


     Table of Contents

Definition     1
Grants authorization     2
Application    3
Delegation     4
Agreement 5
Payment   6
Written reports and examination of records   7
Conditional grants  8
Expiry    9


Definition
1   In this Regulation, "Minister" means the Solicitor General.


Grants authorization
2   The Minister is authorized to make grants to a person or organization
for any purpose related to any program, service or other matter under the
administration of the Minister.


Application
3   An application for a grant must be made in the manner and form
satisfactory to the Minister.


Delegation
4   The Minister is authorized to delegate in writing any function, duty or
power under this Regulation to any employee of the Government.


Agreement
5   The Minister is authorized to enter into agreements with respect to any
matter relating to the payment of a grant.


Payment
6   The Minister may provide for the payment of any grant in a lump sum or
by way of instalments and may determine the time or times at which the
grant is to be paid.


Written reports and examination of records
7(1)  The Minister may at any time require the recipient of a grant to
provide a written report, in a form satisfactory to the Minister, on the
work and activity in respect of which the grant was made, including any
information required by the Minister relating to the expenditure of the
grant.

(2)  The recipient of a grant must permit a representative of the Minister,
the Auditor General or both to examine the books or records pertaining to
the grant that the Minister or Auditor General considers necessary to
determine whether the grant has been properly expended.


Conditional grants
8(1)  The recipient of a grant may use the money only

     (a)  in accordance with the conditions on which the grant is made,
or

     (b)  if the original conditions on which the grant is made are
varied with the consent of the Minister, in accordance with the conditions
as varied.

(2)   If the recipient of a grant does not use all of the money, the
Minister may require the recipient to refund the surplus money to the
Minister of Finance.

(3)  The Minister may require the recipient of a grant to repay all or part
of the money to the Minister of Finance if the recipient does not comply
with any of the conditions of the grant or does not use the money as
required under this Regulation.


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 June 30, 2006.


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     Alberta Regulation 109/2001

     Court of Appeal Act
     Court of Queen's Bench Act
     Civil Enforcement Act

     ALBERTA RULES OF COURT AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 234/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to section 15 of the Court of Appeal Act, section 18 of the Court
of Queen's Bench Act and section 107 of the Civil Enforcement Act.


1   The Alberta Rules of Court (AR 390/68) are amended by this Regulation.


2   The following is added after Rule 5.11:

Formal parts of pleadings
     5.12   Subject to the Rules relating to counterclaims, all documents
filed or issued under these Rules shall contain

               (a)  the name of the court and the judicial district in
which the action was commenced,
     
               (b)  a style of cause setting forth the names in full of
the plaintiff and of the defendant (but not their residences or
occupations) and the capacity in which the plaintiff sues and the defendant
is sued, if it is a representative capacity,

               (c)  the number of the action at the top of the front
page and backer,

               (d)  a heading specifying the type of document, and

               (e)  at the end of the document, the date and the name
and address of the party, solicitor or agent who filed the document or
requested that it be issued.

3   Rule 87 is repealed and the following is substituted:

Formal parts of pleadings
     87   Subject to the Rules relating to counterclaims, all pleadings
shall contain a statement setting out whether, in the opinion of the party
issuing the pleading, the action will likely take more than 25 days to try.


4   Rule 187 is amended

     (a)  in subrule (5) by adding "and serving" before "an affidavit";

     (b)  in subrule (6) by adding "and serving" before "an affidavit.


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     Alberta Regulation 110/2001

     Court of Queen's Bench
     Dependent Adults Act

     SURROGATE RULES AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 235/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to section 18 of the Court of Queen's Bench.


1   The Surrogate Rules (AR 130/95) are amended by this Regulation.


2   Rule 57(j) is repealed.


3   Rule 59(2) is amended by striking out "or a convict".


4   Rule 60(1)(a) is amended by striking out "double".


5   Rule 78(f) is amended by striking out "or convicts".


6   Rule 113(2)(j) is amended by striking out "minor, missing person or
convict" and substituting "minor or missing person".


7   Form NC4 in Schedule 3 is amended

     (a)  by adding "(Delete if resealing:)" before "To the best of";

     (b)  by adding "(Delete if resealing:)" before "The personal
representative(s)".


8   Forms NC 22, NC 23 and NC 24 in Schedule 3 are amended by adding
"Enclosed with this notice is a copy of the application for a grant of
probate." before "The law requires that this notice must be given to you
because".


9   Form C 4 in Schedule 3 is amended by striking out "Clerk of the Court"
at the bottom of the form and substituting "Lawyer(s) for the Personal
Representative(s) or Personal Representative".


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     Alberta Regulation 111/2001

     Public Health Act

     REGISTERED NURSE PROVIDING EXTENDED HEALTH
     SERVICES AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 242/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to section 75 of the Public Health Act.


1   The Registered Nurse Providing Extended Health Services Regulation (AR
224/96) is amended by this Regulation. 


2   Section 8 is amended by striking out "June 30, 2001" and substituting
"June 30, 2002". 


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     Alberta Regulation 112/2001

     Public Sector Pension Plans Act

     LOCAL AUTHORITIES PENSION PLAN AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 112/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to Schedule 1, section 4 of the Public Sector Pension Plans Act
and Schedule 1, section 2.1 of the Public Sector Pension Plans (Legislative
Provisions) Regulation.


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


2   Part 1 of Schedule 2 is amended

     (a)  by adding the following before "Lakeland College":

     To the extent that and while the Board is a corporation
               as a result of section 47 of Schedule 1 to the
Regulations, that corporation

     (b)  by adding the following body to the list in that Part in its
appropriate alphabetical order:

          Whitecourt and District Public Library

     (c)  by repealing the "NOTE" at the end.


3   This Regulation is deemed to have come into force on January 1, 2001.


     Alberta Regulation 113/2001

     Public Sector Pension Plans Act

     PUBLIC SECTOR PENSION PLANS (LEGISLATIVE
     PROVISIONS) AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 247/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to Schedule 1, sections 12 and 14 of the Public Sector Pension
Plans Act.


1   The Public Sector Pension Plans (Legislative Provisions) Regulation (AR
365/93) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Schedule 1 is amended by sections 3 to 10 of this Regulation.


3   Section 2.1 (a.1) is repealed.


4   Section 4.1 is repealed and the following is substituted:

Employer's annual or triennial report
     4.1(1)  An employer shall

               (a)  annually provide to the Minister, before the date
specified by the Minister, an independent auditor's opinion on matters
established by the Minister with respect to the employer's compliance with
his obligations under the Plan during the relevant period, or

               (b)  at least once every 3 years or more frequently if
so required by the Minister and before the end of the triennium or the date
specified by the Minister, as the case may be, provide to the Minister a
report that has been prepared by an independent accountant or another
person acceptable to the Minister, with respect to the employer's
compliance with his obligations under the Plan during the relevant period
and on such matters as the Minister has specified by written notice to
employers generally.

     (2)  Where the information required under subsection (1)(a) or a
report complying with subsection (1)(b) is not received within the time
specified by the Minister or before the end of the triennium or the date
specified by the Minister, as the case may be, the Minister may order that
an audit be conducted at the employer's expense or a report that does so
comply with subsection (1)(b), as the case may be, be made at the
employer's expense.

     (3)  In this section, "accountant" means a person who is permitted
under the laws of Alberta to engage, on a fee for service basis and not
under anyone's supervision, in exclusive accounting practice, within the
meaning of the Chartered Accountants Act, in respect of work that is
intended to be relied on by a third party.


5   Section 10 is amended by repealing clauses (b) and (e) to (h) and
substituting the following after clause (d):

     (e)  "Plan's assets" means the assets of the Plan, as determined and
reflected in the Plan's most recent audited financial statements coincident
with or preceding the time of withdrawal and updated, if necessary, to the
time of withdrawal;

     (f)  "Plan's liabilities" means the Plan's liabilities in respect of
all service recognized as pensionable service and all benefits in place;


6   Section 14 is amended

     (a)  in subsections (2)(a) and (b) and (4)(a) by striking out
"pre-1992 and post-1991" wherever it occurs and substituting "Plan's";

     (b)  in subsection (2.1) by adding "and" at the end of clause (b)
and repealing clause (c);

     (c)  in subsection (6)

               (i)  by striking out "pre-1992 and the post-1991" and
substituting "Plan's";

               (ii) by striking out "amounts "B" and "D", as defined in
section 16(1)(b) and (d), respectively" and substituting "amount "B" as
defined in section 16(1)(b)".


7   Section 15(5) is repealed.


8   Section 16 is amended

     (a)  in subsection (1)

               (i)  by striking out "sections 17 and 17.1(1)" and
substituting "section 17";

               (ii) in clause (a) by striking out "pre-1992 liability"
and substituting "Plan's liabilities";

               (iii)     in clause (b)

                         (A)  by striking out "pre-1992 liability"
and substituting "Plan's liabilities";

                         (B)  by striking out "it relates" and
substituting "they relate";

               (iv) by repealing clauses (c) and (d);

               (v)  in clause (e) by striking out "pre-1992" and
substituting "Plan's";

               (vi) by repealing clauses (f) and (g);

     (b)  in subsection (2)

               (i)  by repealing clause (a);

               (ii) in clause (b)

                         (A)  by striking out "a post-1991 liability
includes" and substituting "the Plan's liabilities include";

                         (B)  by striking out "other";

     (c)  by repealing subsection (3).


9   Section 17 is amended

     (a)  by repealing subsections (1), (2) and (3) and substituting the
following:

Formulas for apportionment of assets
          17(1)  Subject to subsection (4), the Plan's assets that are to
be apportioned to the withdrawing employer as at the time of withdrawal are
as follows:






     (b)  in subsection (4)

               (i)  by striking out "post-1991";

               (ii) by striking out "(3)" and substituting "(1)";

     (c)  by repealing subsection (5).


10   Sections 17.1 and 17.2 are repealed.


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     Alberta Regulation 114/2001

     Electric Utilities Act

     LOAD CURTAILMENT AND RELIABILITY DEFICIENCY
     CORRECTION REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 254/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to section 72 of the Electric Utilities Act.


     Table of Contents

Definitions    1
Load curtailment    2
Reliability of interconnected electric system     3
Consideration recoverable in charges to eligible persons    4
Additional rules of the power pool 5
Authority for system controller to act for Power Pool Council    6
Expiry    7


Definitions
1   In this Regulation,

     (a)  "Act" means the Electric Utilities Act;

     (b)  "interconnection" means each point at which the interconnected
electric system connects with electric systems in jurisdictions bordering
Alberta;

     (c)  "system controller" means the person appointed under section
9(1)(c) of the Act.


Load curtailment
2(1)  For the purpose of ensuring the safe, reliable and economic operation
of the interconnected electric system, the Power Pool Council and an
eligible person may enter into an agreement pursuant to which the eligible
person agrees

     (a)  to refrain from consuming electricity, or

     (b)  to decrease its consumption of electricity.

(2)  The agreement may provide for a consideration to be paid by the Power
Pool Council to the eligible person.


Reliability of inter-connected electric system
3(1)  The Power Pool Council and an eligible person may enter into an
agreement pursuant to which the eligible person agrees to provide electric
energy to the interconnected electric system from generating units in
Alberta and all interconnections, for the purpose of ensuring the safe,
reliable and economic operation of the interconnected electric system.

(2)  The agreement may provide for a consideration to be paid by the Power
Pool Council to the eligible person.


Consideration recoverable in charges to eligible persons
4   An amount paid by the Power Pool Council under section 2(2) or 3(2) may
be included in the charges payable by eligible persons under section 11(c)
of the Act.


Additional rules of the power pool
5   In addition to the rules made pursuant to section 9(1)(a) of the Act,
the Power Pool Council may make the following additional rules of the power
pool:

     (a)  rules respecting the determination of eligible persons from
which the consideration paid under section 2(2) or 3(2) may be recovered
under 11(c) of the Act and the manner in which the consideration may be
recovered;

     (b)  any other rules the Power Pool Council considers necessary to
carry out the intent of this Regulation.


Authority for system controller to act for Power Pool Council
6   The Power Pool Council may authorize the system controller to enter
into the agreements referred to in sections 2 and 3 on behalf of the Power
Pool Council and to make the determinations referred to in section 5(a).


Expiry
7   This Regulation is made under section 72(1) of the Act and is repealed
in accordance with section 72(2) of the Act.


     Alberta Regulation 115/2001

     Seniors Benefit Act

     GENERAL AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 261/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to section 6 of the Seniors Benefit Act.


1   The General Regulation (AR 213/94) is amended by this Regulation.


2   The Schedule is amended by repealing the Table and substituting the
following Table:
     
     TABLE

     CALCULATION OF THE CASH BENEFIT

     Part 1


Accommodation and Marital Category


Percentage
Maximum Annual Cash Benefit


Homeowner
    Single senior
    Senior couple

16.61%
20.26%

$2220
$3600


Regular Renter
    Single senior
    Senior couple

21.10%
23.64%

$2820
$4200


Mobile Home
  Owner/Renter
    Single senior
    Senior couple


19.75%
22.62%


$2640
$4020


All Other
Accommodation
    Single senior
    Senior couple


13.47%
20.26%


$1800
$3600



     Part 2



Accommodation Assistance Only (Seniors not eligible for OAS)
     Percentage of Benefit
     (as calculated above)



Single senior
Senior couple


Homeowner
Regular renter
Mobile home
owner/renter
37.84%
51.06%

47.73%
23.33%
34.29%

31.34%


     (NOTE:  The benefit calculations in this table apply with respect to
July, 2001 and following months.)


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     Alberta Regulation 116/2001

     Insurance Act

     EXEMPTION AMENDMENT REGULATION

     Filed:  June 26, 2001

Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 245/2001) on June 26, 2001
pursuant to section 1.1 of the Insurance Act.


1   The Exemption Regulation (AR 287/96) is amended by this Regulation.


2   Section 3 is amended by adding the following after clause (g):

     (h)  Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees Union, Local 47,
Health and Welfare Fund.


     Alberta Regulation 117/2001

     Safety Codes Act

     BOILERS AND PRESSURE VESSELS EXEMPTION AMENDMENT ORDER

     Filed:  June 27, 2001

Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. P:002/01) on April 30, 2001
pursuant to section 2(2) of the Safety Codes Act.


1   The Boilers and Pressure Vessels Exemption Order (AR 300/94) is amended
by this Order.


2   The following is added after section 2(j):

     (k)  a pressure vessel that is subject to the Transportation of
Dangerous Goods Act, 1992 (Canada).