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Alberta Regulation 165/2007
Municipal Government Act
HIGHWAY 12/21 REGIONAL WATER SERVICES COMMISSION 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 2, 2007
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 335/2007) 
on August 1, 2007 pursuant to section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The Highway 12/21 Regional Water Services 
Commission Regulation (AR 195/2006) is amended by this 
Regulation.

2   Section 2 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Members
2   The following municipalities are members of the Commission:
	(a)	Camrose County;
	(b)	Town of Bashaw;
	(c)	Village of Alix;
	(d)	Village of Clive;
	(e)	Village of Edberg;
	(f)	Village of Ferintosh;
	(g)	Village of New Norway.


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Alberta Regulation 166/2007
Income and Employment Supports Act
INCOME SUPPORTS, HEALTH AND TRAINING BENEFITS 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 2, 2007
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 336/2007) 
on August 1, 2007 pursuant to section 18 of the Income and Employment Supports 
Act. 
1   The Income Supports, Health and Training Benefits 
Regulation (AR 60/2004) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(1) is amended by repealing clauses (r), (s) and 
(u).

3   Section 6 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsections (1) and (1.1) and 
substituting the following:
Financial resource availability
6(1)  In this section,
	(a)	"cash gift of a non-recurring nature" includes payments 
made by a First Nation, in equal amounts, to each 
person on the Band List of the First Nation but does not 
include payments described in subsection (4)(a)(xxii);
	(b)	"income" means
	(i)	gross self-employment income less employment 
deductions and
	(A)	the reasonable cost of materials, supplies, 
goods and services that are essential to a 
business operation, or
	(B)	in the case of a child care services income 
from a home-based business, the cost of food 
and safety items required for the children in 
care and any other costs incurred as a 
requirement of a contract with a family day 
home agency,
	(ii)	gross employment income less
	(A)	employment deductions,
	(B)	any deductions required by an employer as a 
condition of employment, and
	(C)	where the person's wages are garnished, for 
only the first month after the garnishment is 
in effect, the amount of the first payment that 
is paid pursuant to the summons,
				and
	(iii)	all other sources of income.
	(b)	in subsection (4)
	(i)	in clause (a) by adding the following after 
subclause (xxii):
	(xxiii)	employment income of a full-time learner member 
of a household unit;
	(ii)	in clause (b)
	(A)	by striking out "income from the following 
sources" and substituting "the following 
income";
	(B)	by repealing subclause (iii) and 
substituting the following:
	(iii)	employment income,
	(A)	with respect to income earned by a 
member of a household unit designated 
in the full-time learner category, if the 
member is designated as expected to 
work or not expected to work, the first 
$230 plus 25% of the remainder per 
month of the projected average monthly 
income during the training period;
	(B)	with respect to income earned by an 
adult member of a household unit 
designated in the expected to work or 
not expected to work categories,
	(I)	if the household unit has one adult 
member and a member who is a 
dependant child, the first $230 plus 
25% of the remainder per month, 
and
	(II)	if the household unit is not 
described in paragraph (A), the 
first $115 plus 25% of the 
remainder per month;
	(iii.1)	self-employment income from a home-based 
business earned by a not expected to work 
member of a household unit as follows:
	(A)	with respect to a household unit 
designated in the full-time learner 
category, the first $230 plus 25% of the 
remainder per month of the projected 
average monthly income during the 
training period;
	(B)	with respect to a household unit 
designated in the expected to work or 
not expected to work categories,
	(I)	if the household unit has one adult 
member and a member who is a 
dependant child, the first $230 plus 
25% of the remainder per month, 
and
	(II)	if the household unit is not 
described in subparagraph (I), the 
first $115 plus 25% of the 
remainder per month;
	(iii.2)	child care services income from a 
home-based business,
	(A)	with respect to income earned by a 
member of a household unit designated 
in the full-time learner category, the first 
$230 plus 25% of the remainder per 
month of the projected average monthly 
income during the training period, and
	(B)	with respect to income earned by a 
member of a household unit designated 
in the expected to work or not expected 
to work categories,
	(I)	if the household unit has one adult 
member and a member who is a 
dependant child, the first $230 plus 
25% of the remainder per month, 
and
	(II)	if the household unit is not 
described in subparagraph (I), the 
first $115 plus 25% of the 
remainder per month;
	(iii.3)	employment or, if from a home-based 
business, self-employment income earned by 
a dependent child of a household unit who is 
not attending school, the first $350 plus 25% 
of the remainder per month.
	(c)	by adding the following after subsection (4):
(5)  Subsection (4)(b) does not apply for the purpose of 
determining initial eligibility under section 10.

4   Section 34 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (3) by repealing clause (c) and 
substituting the following:
	(c)	the household unit has liquid assets that exceed $5000.
	(b)	in subsection (5)(a) by striking out "$1200 per 
academic term, for a maximum of 3 terms per academic year, 
and" and substituting "$5000 per academic year, and";
	(c)	in subsection (6) by striking out "$1200 per academic 
term, for a maximum of 3 terms per academic year" and 
substituting "$5000 per academic year".

5   This Regulation comes into force on September 1, 2007.


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Alberta Regulation 167/2007
Alberta Investment Management Corporation Act
ALBERTA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT CORPORATION ACT 
REMUNERATION REGULATION
Filed: August 2, 2007
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 355/2007) 
on August 1, 2007 pursuant to section 4 of the Alberta Investment Management 
Corporation Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definitions
	2	Annual retainers
	3	Board meetings
	4	Committee meetings
	5	Coming into force
Definitions
1   In this Regulation,
	(a)	"audit committee" means the audit committee established 
under section 10 of the Act;
	(b)	"bylaws" means the bylaws made by the board of directors 
under section 9 of the Act;
	(c)	"director" means a member of the board of directors 
appointed under section 4(1)(a) of the Act.
Annual retainers
2(1)  A director shall be paid a retainer in the amount of $20 000 per 
year during the director's term of appointment as a director.
(2)  A director who is designated as chair of the board under section 
4(2) of the Act shall be paid, in addition to the retainer referred to in 
subsection (1), a retainer in the amount of $50 000 per year during that 
director's designation as chair.
(3)  A director who is appointed as vice-chair of the board in 
accordance with the bylaws shall be paid, in addition to the retainer 
referred to in subsection (1), a retainer in the amount of $10 000 per 
year during that director's appointment as vice-chair.
(4)  A director who is appointed in accordance with the bylaws as chair 
of the audit committee shall be paid, in addition to the retainer referred 
to in subsection (1), a retainer in the amount of $10 000 per year 
during that director's appointment as chair.
(5)  A director who is appointed in accordance with the bylaws as chair 
of a committee established by the board shall be paid, in addition to the 
retainer referred to in subsection (1), a retainer in the amount of $7500 
per year during that director's appointment as chair.
Board meetings
3   A director shall be paid $1000 for each day during which the 
director participates in meetings of the board of directors.
Committee meetings
4   A director shall be paid $1000 for each day during which the 
director participates in meetings of a committee established by the 
board.
Coming into force
5   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into force of the 
Alberta Investment Management Corporation Act.


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Alberta Regulation 168/2007
Water Act
SOUTH SASKATCHEWAN BASIN WATER ALLOCATION 
REPEAL REGULATION
Filed: August 2, 2007
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 356/2007) 
on August 1, 2007 pursuant to section 172 of the Water Act. 
1   The South Saskatchewan Basin Water Allocation 
Regulation (AR 307/91) is repealed.

2   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into 
force of the Bow, Oldman and South Saskatchewan River 
Basin Water Allocation Order.


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Alberta Regulation 169/2007
Family Law Act
ALBERTA CHILD SUPPORT GUIDELINES AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 2, 2007
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 357/2007) 
on August 1, 2007 pursuant to section 107 of the Family Law Act. 
1   The Alberta Child Support Guidelines (AR 147/2005) are 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 2(1) is amended by adding the following after 
clause (g):
	(h)	"universal child care benefit" means a benefit provided under 
section 4 of the Universal Child Care Benefit Act (Canada).

3   Section 7(3) is repealed and the following is substituted:
(3)  Subject to subsection (4), in determining the amount of an 
expense referred to in subsection (1), the court must take into 
account any subsidies, benefits or income tax deductions or credits 
relating to the expense, and any eligibility to claim a subsidy, benefit 
or income tax deduction or credit relating to the expense.
(4)  In determining the amount of an expense referred to in 
subsection (1), the court shall not take into account any universal 
child care benefit or any eligibility to claim that benefit.

4   Schedule 3 is amended
	(a)	by repealing section 3 and substituting the 
following: 
Spousal or adult interdependent partner support
3   To calculate income for the purpose of determining an 
amount under an applicable table, deduct
	(a)	the spousal or adult interdependent partner support 
received from the other parent, and
	(b)	any universal child care benefit that is included to 
determine the other parent's total income in the T1 
General form issued by the Canada Revenue Agency.
	(b)	by repealing section 4 and substituting the 
following:
Special or extraordinary expenses
4   To calculate income for the purpose of determining an 
amount under section 7 of these Guidelines, deduct the spousal 
or adult interdependent partner support paid to the other parent 
and, as applicable, make the following adjustment in respect of 
universal child care benefits
	(a)	deduct benefits that are included to determine the 
parent's total income in the T1 General form issued by 
the Canada Revenue Agency and that are for a child for 
whom special or extraordinary expenses are not being 
requested, or
	(b)	include benefits that are not included to determine the 
parent's total income in the T1 General form issued by 
the Canada Revenue Agency and that are received by 
the parent for a child for whom special or extraordinary 
expenses are being requested.
5   The following provisions are amended by striking out 
"Canada Customs and Revenue Agency" and by substituting 
"Canada Revenue Agency":
section 16(a); 
section 1(b) of Schedule 2; 
section 2 of Schedule 3.


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Alberta Regulation 170/2007
Provincial Court Act 
Court of Queen's Bench Act
PROVINCIAL COURT JUDGES AND MASTERS IN CHAMBERS 
COMPENSATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 2, 2007
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 359/2007) 
on August 1, 2007 pursuant to section 9.52(1) of the Provincial Court Act and 
sections 8 and 16 of the Court of Queen's Bench Act. 
1   The Provincial Court Judges and Masters in Chambers 
Compensation Regulation (AR 176/98) is amended by this 
Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (4) by adding "unless subsection (4.1) 
applies" after "full-time judge";
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (4):
(4.1)  The salary to be paid to a part-time judge for a term of 
appointment that commences on the 183rd day after the judge's 
birthday is 25% of the amount payable to a full-time judge.
	(c)	by adding the following after subsection (5):
(5.1)  Where
	(a)	the part-time judge's initial term of appointment 
commences on the 183rd day after the judge's birthday, 
and
	(b)	the aggregate of the part-time judge's salary and 
pension benefits payable during the initial term exceeds 
50% of the annual salary of a full-time judge for that 
period,
the salary payable to the part-time judge for the initial term shall 
be reduced by the amount exceeded.
	(d)	in subsection (6) by striking out "subsection (5)" and 
substituting "subsections (5) and (5.1)".

3   Schedule 1 is amended
	(a)	in section 3(1) by striking out "during the two 3-month 
periods they are required to serve" and substituting 
"except where a part-time judge's initial term of appointment 
commences on the 183rd day after the judge's birthday, in 
which case the judge is entitled to vacation of only 7.5 
working days for that term of appointment";
	(b)	in section 4 by striking out "two 3-month".


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Alberta Regulation 171/2007
Water Act
BOW, OLDMAN AND SOUTH SASKATCHEWAN RIVER BASIN 
WATER ALLOCATION ORDER
Filed: August 3, 2007
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Environment (M.O. 7/2007) on 
August 1, 2007 pursuant to section 35 of the Water Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definitions
	2	Reservation
	3	Allocation
	4	Bow River Basin
	5	Priority number
	6	Oldman River Basin
	7	Priority number
	8	South Saskatchewan River Basin
	9	Priority number
	10	AR 319/2003 not affected
Definitions
1   In this Order,
	(a)	"Act" means the Water Act;
	(b)	"Bow River Basin" means the Bow River and its tributaries 
and the water below the ground naturally flowing to and from 
the Bow River and its tributaries, within Alberta;
	(c)	"First Nation" means the Siksika Nation, Tsuu T'ina Nation, 
Piikani Nation, Kainai Nation or the Stoney (Bearspaw, 
Chiniki, Wesley) Nation, each of which is a band within the 
meaning of the Indian Act (Canada);
	(d)	"First Nation Reserve" means a reserve within the meaning 
of the Indian Act (Canada) that is located within the Bow 
River Basin, the Oldman River Basin or the South 
Saskatchewan River Basin and that has been set apart for the 
use and benefit of a First Nation;
	(e)	"Oldman River Basin" means the Oldman River and its 
tributaries and the water below the ground naturally flowing 
to and from the Oldman River and its tributaries, within 
Alberta;
	(f)	"South Saskatchewan River Basin" means the South 
Saskatchewan River and its tributaries, from the confluence 
of the Bow River and the Oldman River to the border 
between Alberta and Saskatchewan, and the water below the 
ground naturally flowing to and from that part of the South 
Saskatchewan River and its tributaries, within Alberta.
Reservation
2   All the water in the Bow River Basin, Oldman River Basin and 
South Saskatchewan River Basin that is not, on the date this Order is 
filed under the Regulations Act, allocated under a licence or 
registration or specified in a preliminary certificate is reserved.
Allocation
3   Water reserved under section 2 may be allocated by the Director.
Bow River Basin
4(1)  The Director may issue licences with respect to the Bow River 
Basin in accordance with the following:
	(a)	for use by a First Nation
	(i)	on a First Nation Reserve, or
	(ii)	for a project that is partially or wholly owned and 
operated by the First Nation on land that
	(A)	is wholly owned in fee simple by a corporation or 
limited partnership wholly owned and controlled 
by the First Nation, and
	(B)	is capable of being served by the Bow River Basin;
	(b)	for a water conservation objective;
	(c)	for storage, if it is for the protection of the aquatic 
environment and for improving the availability of water to 
existing licence holders and registrants;
	(d)	for any purpose, if, on or before the date this Order is filed 
under the Regulations Act, an application for the licence that 
is complete and complies with the Act has been filed with the 
Director.
(2)  The Director may effect a registration with respect to the Bow 
River Basin if, on or before the date this Order is filed under the 
Regulations Act, an application for the registration that is complete and 
complies with the Act has been filed with the Director.
Priority number
5(1)  The priority number of a licence issued pursuant to section 
4(1)(a) is the date that this Order is filed under the Regulations Act.
(2)  The priority number of a licence issued pursuant to section 4(1)(b) 
is one day after the date that this Order is filed under the Regulations 
Act.
(3)  The priority number of a licence issued pursuant to section 4(1)(c) 
or (d) must be determined in accordance with section 29 of the Act.
(4)  The priority number of a registration effected pursuant to section 
4(2) must be determined in accordance with section 28 of the Act.
Oldman River Basin
6(1)  The Director may issue licences with respect to the Oldman 
River Basin in accordance with the following:
	(a)	for use by a First Nation
	(i)	on a First Nation Reserve, or
	(ii)	for a project that is partially or wholly owned and 
operated by the First Nation on land that
	(A)	is wholly owned in fee simple by a corporation or 
limited partnership wholly owned and controlled 
by the First Nation, and
	(B)	is capable of being served by the Oldman River 
Basin;
	(b)	for a water conservation objective;
	(c)	for storage, if it is for the protection of the aquatic 
environment and for improving the availability of water to 
existing licence holders and registrants;
	(d)	for any purpose, if, on or before the date this Order is filed 
under the Regulations Act, an application for the licence that 
is complete and complies with the Act has been filed with the 
Director;
	(e)	if an application for a licence is made that relates to the Little 
Bow Project/Highwood Diversion Plan within the provisions 
for the project as set out by the Natural Resources 
Conservation Board/Canadian Environmental Assessment 
Agency Joint Review Panel regarding NRCB 
Application 9601, May 1998;
	(f)	if an application for a licence is made that relates to the Pine 
Coulee Water Management Project within the provisions for 
the project as set out by the Natural Resources Conservation 
Board/Environmental Assessment Review Process Joint 
Review Panel regarding NRCB Application 9401, February 
1995.
(2)  The Director may effect a registration with respect to the Oldman 
River Basin if, on or before the date this Order is filed under the 
Regulations Act, an application for the registration that is complete and 
complies with the Act has been filed with the Director.
Priority number
7(1)  The priority number of a licence issued pursuant to section 
6(1)(a) is the date that this Order is filed under the Regulations Act.
(2)  The priority number of a licence issued pursuant to section 6(1)(b) 
is one day after the date that this Order is filed under the Regulations 
Act.
(3)  The priority number of a licence issued pursuant to section 6(1)(c), 
(d), (e) or (f) must be determined in accordance with section 29 of the 
Act.
(4)  The priority number of a registration effected pursuant to section 
6(2) must be determined in accordance with section 28 of the Act.
South Saskatchewan River Basin
8(1)  The Director may issue licences with respect to the South 
Saskatchewan River Basin in accordance with the following:
	(a)	for use by a First Nation
	(i)	on a First Nation Reserve, or
	(ii)	for a project that is partially or wholly owned and 
operated by the First Nation on land that
	(A)	is wholly owned in fee simple by a corporation or 
limited partnership wholly owned and controlled 
by the First Nation, and
	(B)	is capable of being served by the South 
Saskatchewan River Basin;
	(b)	for a water conservation objective;
	(c)	for storage, if it is for the protection of the aquatic 
environment and for improving the availability of water to 
existing licence holders and registrants;
	(d)	for any purpose, if, on or before the date this Order is filed 
under the Regulations Act, an application for the licence that 
is complete and complies with the Act has been filed with the 
Director.
(2)  The Director may effect a registration with respect to the South 
Saskatchewan River Basin if, on or before the date this Order is filed 
under the Regulations Act, an application for the registration that is 
complete and complies with the Act has been filed with the Director.
Priority number
9(1)  The priority number of a licence issued pursuant to section 
8(1)(a) is the date that this Order is filed under the Regulations Act.
(2)  The priority number of a licence issued pursuant to section 8(1)(b) 
is one day after the date that this Order is filed under the Regulations 
Act.
(3)  The priority number of a licence issued pursuant to section 8(1)(c) 
or (d) must be determined in accordance with section 29 of the Act.
(4)  The priority number of a registration effected pursuant to section 
8(2) must be determined in accordance with section 28 of the Act.
AR 319/2003 not affected
10   Nothing in this Order affects the Oldman River Basin Water 
Allocation Order (AR 319/2003).

THE ALBERTA GAZETTE, PART II, MONTH DAY, 2006


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THE ALBERTA GAZETTE, PART II, AUGUST 31, 2007

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THE ALBERTA GAZETTE, PART II, AUGUST 31, 2007


AR 166/2007	INCOME AND EMPLOYMENT SUPPORTS
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THE ALBERTA GAZETTE, PART II, AUGUST 31, 2007


AR 167/2007	ALBERTA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT CORPORATION
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THE ALBERTA GAZETTE, PART II, AUGUST 31, 2007


AR 169/2007	FAMILY LAW
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THE ALBERTA GAZETTE, PART II, AUGUST 31, 2007


AR 170/2007	PROVINCIAL COURT; COURT OF QUEEN'S BENCH
THE ALBERTA GAZETTE, PART II, AUGUST 31, 2007


AR 171/2007	WATER