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Alberta Regulation 68/2004
Fair trading Act
FAIR TRADING REGULATIONS (EXPIRY) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: April 1, 2004
Made by the Minister of Government Services (M.O. C:006/2004) on March 29, 2004 
pursuant to sections 1(2), 25(3), 36, 55(3), 101(1), 105, 118, 124, 136(1), 137(7), 139, 
140(3), 143 and 162(2) of the Fair Trading Act.


1(1)  The Automotive Business Regulation (AR 192/99) is 
amended by this section.
(2)  Section 37 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2004" 
and substituting "September 1, 2013".

2(1)  The Collection Practices Regulation (AR 194/99) is 
amended by this section.
(2)  Section 28 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2004" 
and substituting "September 1, 2013".

3(1)  The Cost of Credit Disclosure Regulation (AR 198/99) is 
amended by this section.
(2)  Section 32 is amended by striking out "August 31, 2004" and 
substituting "August 31, 2008".

4(1)  The Direct Sales Cancellation and Exemption Regulation 
(AR 191/99) is amended by this section.
(2)  Section 6 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2004" 
and substituting "September 1, 2013".

5(1)  The Employment Agency Business Licensing Regulation 
(AR 189/99) is amended by this section.
(2)  Section 14 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2004" 
and substituting "September 1, 2011".

6(1)  The Exemption Regulation (AR 188/99) is amended by this 
section.
(2)  Section 2 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2004" 
and substituting "September 1, 2013".

7(1)  The General Licensing and Security Regulation 
(AR 187/99) is amended by this section.
(2)  Section 38 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2004" 
and substituting "September 1, 2011".

8(1)  The Public Auctions Regulation (AR 196/99) is amended 
by this section.
(2)  Section 25 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2004" 
and substituting "September 1, 2011".

9(1)  The Retail Home Sales Business Licensing Regulation 
(AR 197/99) is amended by this section.
(2)  Section 13 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2004" 
and substituting "September 1, 2011".  


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Alberta Regulation 69/2004
Forests Act
HINTON TRAINING CENTRE RATES REGULATION
Filed: April 1, 2004
Made by the Minister of Sustainable Resource Development (M.O. 09/04) on March 
31, 2004 pursuant to section 5(d) of the Forests Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definitions
	2	Rates for meals and accommodations
	3	Registration fee and facility rental costs
	4	Rate reductions
	5	Audio-visual equipment
	6	Cancellation policy
	7	Repeal
	8	Expiry
	9	Coming into force 
 
Schedule
Definitions
1   In this Regulation,
	(a)	"Centre" means the Hinton Training Centre at Hinton, 
Alberta;
	(b)	"Department" means the Department under the Minister 
responsible for the Act;
	(c)	"Department employees" means the employees of the 
Government employed in the Department;
	(d)	"guests" means people sponsored by the Department 
attending a course or event at the Centre, guest lecturers at 
the Centre and special guests of the Centre;
	(e)	"others" means people other than guests or students;
	(f)	"students" means students enrolled full time at an accredited 
school, college or university;
	(g)	"working day" means a day other than Saturday or a day 
defined as a holiday in the Interpretation Act.
Rates for meals and accommodations
2   The rates, not including GST, for meals only and for 
accommodation and meals at the Centre are as follows:
	(a)	guests:  no charge;
	(b)	students:  $550.00 per month for meals and accommodation; 
meals are provided by the Centre only on working days;
	(c)	students:  room only rate - $20.00 for each day;
	(d)	others:
	(i)	room only:  $20.00 a day for each person based on 
double occupancy;
	(ii)	room only:  $40.00 a day for each person based on 
single occupancy;
	(iii)	breakfast:  $4.00 a day for each person;
	(iv)	lunch:  $7.00 a day for each person;
	(v)	dinner:  $9.00 a day for each person.
Registration fee and facility rental costs
3(1)  The registration fee, not including GST, for courses provided by 
the Department for each person is:
	(a)	guests:	nil;
	(b)	students:	nil;
	(c)	others:	$100.00/day.
(2)  Subject to section 4, facility rental costs, not including GST, at the 
Centre are:
	(a)	classroom 130 (fire simulator):	$750.00/day with 
one operator 
$250.00/day without 
an operator;
	(b)	classroom 134:	$100.00/day 
$50.00/half day;
	(c)	classrooms 130,200,205,206:	$60.00/day 
$30.00/half day;
	(d)	classrooms 142,214:	$75.00/day 
$37.50/half day;
	(e)	classrooms 204,207,210,222,141:	$65.00/day 
$32.50/half day;
	(f)	classroom 208 (GIS lab):	$500.00/day 
$250.00/half day;
	(g)	gymnasium:	$250.00/day 
$125.00/half day;
	(h)	rappel tower:	$100.00/day 
$50.00/half day;
	(i)	dining room - upper level:	$60.00/evening;
	(j)	office space:	$60.00/day 
$30.00/half day.
Rate reductions
4   There is
	(a)	a 10% rate reduction under section 3(2)(a) to (f) for 
classroom rentals of 7 days or more;
	(b)	a 20% rate reduction under section 3(2)(a) to (f) for 
classroom rentals of 30 days or more.
Audio-visual equipment
5   The rates for use of audio-visual equipment for courses or meetings 
at the Centre, other than those conducted by the Department, are set 
out in the Schedule.
Cancellation policy
6(1)  The cancellation policy applies to others.
(2)  If notice of cancellation for meals and accommodation is received 
fewer than 5 working days but not fewer than 3 working days before 
the booking date, the cancellation charge is the amount equal to 10% 
of the rate for meals and accommodation for one full day for each 
participant.
(3)  If notice of cancellation for meals and accommodation is received 
fewer than 3 working days before the booking date, the cancellation 
charge is the amount equal to the rate for meals and accommodation 
for one full day for each participant.
(4)  If notice of cancellation for classroom or other facilities rentals is 
received fewer than 5 working days but not fewer than 3 working days 
before the booking date, the cancellation charge is 10% of the daily 
rental rate for each full day booked, to a maximum of 5 days.
(5)  If notice of cancellation for classroom or other facilities rentals is 
received fewer than 3 working days before the booking date, the 
cancellation charge is the daily rental rate for each full day booked, to 
a maximum of 5 days.
(6)  If notice of cancellation of course registration is received fewer 
than 28 days before the course start date, the cancellation charge is the 
course registration fee for each participant.
(7)  All cancellations must be received in writing by mail, fax or email, 
to the Centre's program and events coordinator.
Repeal
7   The Forest Technology School Rates Regulation (AR 252/94) is 
repealed.
Expiry
8   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 March 31, 2014.
Coming into force
9   This Regulation comes into force on April 1, 2004.
Schedule
Equipment	Rate
L.C.D. projector	$190.00/day at the Centre 
$400.00/day away from the 
Centre
VCR and monitor/TV	$25.00/day
VCR	$15.00/day
slide projector and screen	$15.00/day


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Alberta Regulation 70/2004
Forest and Prairie Protection Act
FOREST PROTECTION (PAYMENT FOR SERVICES, VEHICLES AND 
EQUIPMENT) REGULATION
Filed: April 1, 2004
Made by the Minister of Sustainable Resource Development (M.O. 10/04) on March 
31, 2004 pursuant to section 42 of the Forest and Prairie Protection Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definitions
	2	Remuneration and rates for services, vehicles and 
equipment
	3	Repeal
	4	Expiry
	5	Coming into force 
 
Schedules
Definitions
1   In this Regulation,
	(a)	"Act" means the Forest and Prairie Protection Act;
	(b)	"Department" means the department under the Minister 
determined under section 16 of the Government Organization 
Act as the Minister responsible for the Act.
Remuneration and rates for services, vehicles and equipment
2(1)  The remuneration to be paid for services provided in wildfire 
presuppression or suppression operations is to be determined in 
accordance with Schedule 1.
(2)  The rates to be paid for the use of vehicles and equipment in 
wildfire presuppression or suppression operations are to be determined 
in accordance with Schedule 2.
(3)  The remuneration and the rates referred to in subsections (1) and 
(2) are to be calculated from the date this Regulation comes into force.
Repeal
3   The Forest Protection (Payment for Services, Vehicles and 
Equipment) Regulation (AR 275/2003) is repealed.
Expiry
4   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 January 31, 2013.
Coming into force
5   This Regulation comes into force on April 1, 2004.
Schedule 1  
 
Remuneration for Services
1   In this Schedule,
	(a)	"certified person" means a person who has the training and 
experience necessary to be certified under the FPD Wildfire 
Certification Program;
	(b)	"qualified person" means a person who meets the 
requirements to be qualified under the FPD Wildfire 
Certification Program;
	(c)	"trainee" means a person who does not meet the 
requirements to be qualified under the FPD Wildfire 
Certification Program but meets the minimum requirements 
necessary to carry out a position until training or experience, 
or both, have been acquired;
	(d)	"uncertified person" means a person who does not have the 
training and experience necessary to be certified under the 
FPD Wildfire Certification Program but meets the minimum 
requirements to carry out a position until training or 
experience, or both, have been acquired.
2   The remuneration payable to persons holding the positions set out 
in Column 1 of the following table is to be determined in accordance 
with the rates set out in Column 2 of the following table:
Table

Column 1	Column 2
Category	Hourly Rate
of Service	Certified	Uncertified
Provided	Person or	Person
	Qualified	or Trainee
	Person
(1)  Operations Section
	(a)	Sustained Action Member Type 3	$10.47	$ 9.17
	(b)	Sustained Action Member Type 2	12.57	 11.37
	(c)	Sustained Action Sub-leader Type 2	13.76	12.57
	(d)	Sustained Action Leader Type 3	12.57	11.37
	(e)	Sustained Action Leader Type 2	14.95	13.76
	(f)	Strike Team Leader	18.29	17.09
	(g)	Sector Leader	18.55	17.35
	(h)	Dozer Boss	16.27	15.07
	(i)	Helitorch Mixmaster	10.98	9.78
(2)  Planning Section
	(a)	Resource Unit Leader Assistant	$12.57	$10.47
(3)  Logistics Section
	(a)	Cook's Helper	$  8.56	n/a
	(b)	Cook 1	12.81	$11.61
	(c)	Cook 2	10.77	9.57
	(d)	Camp Manager	12.57	11.37
	(e)	Stevedore	9.07	n/a
	(f)	Stevedore Foreman	10.47	n/a
	(g)	Driver	10.98	n/a
	(h)	Radio Operator 1	13.48	12.30
	(i)	Radio Operator 2	12.30	11.39
(4)  Finance/Administration Section
	(a)	Course Training Rate	$  6.43	$  6.43
	(b)	Administrative Assistant	12.57	10.47
3   Remuneration for overtime hours is to be calculated in accordance 
with the Employment Standards Code and the Employment Standards 
Regulation (AR 14/97).
4   Holiday remuneration is to be calculated at the rate of 4% on all 
regular hours worked, and is not calculated on overtime hours.
Schedule 2  
 
Rates for the Use of Vehicles and Equipment
1   The rates prescribed in this Schedule include amounts to be paid for 
the provision of fuel and remuneration for the operator, unless 
otherwise specified.
2(1)  The rates to be paid for the hire of the following vehicles are to 
be determined in accordance with the following: 
	(a)	passenger cars (all makes) 
(does not include driver):	$48/day
	(b)	vans (all makes):	$ per km	$ per hr
	(i)	6 to 8 passenger van	$  0.74	$  37.00
	(ii)	9 to 12 passenger van	   0.86	43.00
	(iii)	13 to 15 passenger van	   1.05	53.00
	(c)	busses and coaches (all makes):
	School Bus Rate	Coach Rate     
	$ per km    $ per hr	$ per km    $ per hr
12-25 passenger bus	$1.05	$53.00	$1.22	$63.50
26-39 passenger bus	1.15	58.50	1.32	69.00
40 +   passenger bus	1.38	69.00	1.59	79.50
	(d)	hotshot trucks (includes driver):	$ per km	$ per hr
	(i)	1/2 ton	$ 0.95	$   57.00
	(ii)	3/4 ton	   0.95	65.00
	(iii)	1 ton	   0.95	72.00
	(iv)	2 - 4 ton	   1.20	82.00
	(v)	5 ton	   1.20	97.00
	(vi)	over 5 tons	   	going rate
		if the following equipment is required, the rates listed above 
shall be increased as follows:
		0 - 18 foot trailer	$   0.50	$10.00
		19 - 29 foot trailer	     1.00	15.00
		30 foot + trailer	     1.50	20.00
		picker or crane	      n/a	10.00
		covered trailer (any size)	     0.50	5.00
		temperature controlled trailer	     1.00	10.00
(2)  Notwithstanding subsection (1), if vehicles are hired from a 
commercial rental business, the rental rate of that business is the rate to 
be paid.
3(1)  The base hourly rate to be paid in respect of skidders is to be 
determined in accordance with the current Alberta Road Builders and 
Heavy Construction Association Equipment Rental Rates Guide.
(2)  The total hourly rate to be paid in respect of skidders is determined 
in accordance with the following:
	(a)	equipment servicing and the use of the service vehicle is to 
be part of the base hourly rate identified in subsection (1);
	(b)	if the skidder hired is requested to be equipped with a water 
tank, pump or hose, the rate is to be increased in accordance 
with this Regulation;
	(c)	if the operator does not supply the fuel, the rate is to be 
decreased by 10%.
4(1)  The rates to be paid in respect of rubber tired or tracked 
all-terrain vehicles are to be determined in accordance with the 
following:
Equipment Size	Hourly Rate
0 - 5000 kg	$87.00
5000 - 9999 kg	97.00
10 000 kg or more	company going rate
(2)  The hourly rate is to be determined in accordance with the 
following:
	(a)	equipment servicing and the use of the service vehicle is to 
be part of the hourly rate;
	(b)	if the all-terrain vehicle hired is requested to be equipped 
with a water tank, pump or hose, the rate is to be increased in 
accordance with this Regulation;
	(c)	if the operator does not supply the fuel, the rate is to be 
decreased by 10%.
5   The rates to be paid in respect of miscellaneous firefighting 
equipment are to be determined in accordance with the following: 
(1)  Portable Fire Pumps (all types)
	(a)	pumps with 50 mm or larger discharge  
ports, rate per hour	$ 4.75
	(b)	pumps with 38 mm discharge ports,  
rate per hour	$ 4.25
	(c)	pumps with 25 mm or smaller discharge  
ports, rate per hour	$ 3.75
	(d)	the rates in clauses (a) to (c) apply if the Department supplies 
gasoline and oil only;
	(e)	if the owner or operator supplies gasoline and oil, the rates in 
clauses (a) to (c) are increased by $1.00 per hour.
(2)  Power Saws (all types)
	(a)	saws with engine size of 54 to 57 cc, rate per   
hour	$4.50
	(b)	saws with engine size over 57 cc, rate per  
hour	$5.50
	(c)	the rates in clauses (a) and (b) apply if the Department 
supplies gasoline and oil only;
	(d)	if the owner or operator supplies gasoline and oil, the rates in 
clauses (a) and (b) are increased by $1.00 per hour.
(3)  Fire Hose
For each 30-metre length of lined discharge fire hose supplied by the 
owner or operator, the rate to be paid is $0.20 per length per hour.
(4)  Skidder and All-terrain Vehicle Water Tanks
The rate to be paid in respect of requested water tanks for skidders and 
all-terrain vehicles is to be calculated at a rate of $0.006 per litre per 
hour.
	(a)	Add applicable rate per day for portable fire pump if tank is 
so equipped and pump is requested.
	(b)	Add applicable rate per day for pump fuel and oil if supplied 
by owner or operator.
	(c)	Add applicable rate if the owner or operator is requested to 
supply hose.
(5)  Stationary Tanks (tanks only) without a truck or pump
Imperial Gallons	Litres	Daily Rate
	100	455	$  6.25
	200	910	8.50
	300	1364	10.50
	301-999	1365-4549	13.75
	1000	4550	22.25
	2000	9090	34.00
	3000	13 638	36.00
	4000	18 180	38.00
	5000	22 730	42.50
	6000	27 280	53.00
	7000	31 820	58.25
	8000	36 370	63.50
	9000	40 914	69.00
	10 000	 and up	45 460 and up	74.25
	(a)	Add applicable rate per day for portable fire pump if tank is 
so equipped and pump is requested.
	(b)	Add applicable rate per day for pump fuel and oil if supplied 
by owner or operator.
	(c)	Add applicable rate if the owner or operator is requested to 
supply hose.


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Alberta Regulation 71/2004
Municipal Government Act
FINANCIAL INFORMATION RETURN AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: April 5, 2004
Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. L:026/04) on March 30, 2004 
pursuant to section 277 of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The Financial Information Return Regulation (AR 158/2000) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 5 is amended by striking out "2004" and 
substituting "2009".


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Alberta Regulation 72/2004
Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped Act
FACILITIES, INSTITUTIONS, HEALTH BENEFITS 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: April 7, 2004
Made by the Minister of Alberta Human Resources and Employment (M.O. 30/04) on 
March 31, 2004 pursuant to section 18(2) of the Assured Income for the Severely 
Handicapped Act. 
1   The Facilities, Institutions, Health Benefits Regulation 
(AR 209/99) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(2)(a) and (3) are amended by striking out "medical 
services cards" and substituting "health benefits cards".

3   Section 4 is amended by striking out "2004" and 
substituting "2008".

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