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Alberta Regulation 164/2008
Real Estate Act
REAL ESTATE (MINISTERIAL) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 16, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Service Alberta (M.O. SA:014/2008) 
on October 6, 2008 pursuant to section 84(2) of the Real Estate Act. 
1   The Real Estate (Ministerial) Regulation (AR 113/96) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 22(b) is amended by adding "business" before 
"days".


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Alberta Regulation 165/2008
Nursing Homes Act
NURSING HOMES OPERATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 21, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Seniors and Community Supports 
(M.O. 051/2008) on October 14, 2008 pursuant to section 24(g) of the Nursing 
Homes Act. 
1   The Nursing Homes Operation Regulation (AR 258/85) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 3(1) is amended
	(a)	in clause (a) by striking out "$41.50" and 
substituting "$44.50";
	(b)	in clause (b) by striking out "$44.00" and 
substituting "$47.00";
	(c)	in clause (c) by striking out "$50.75" and 
substituting "$54.25".

3   The following is added after section 23:
Expiry
23.1   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 October 31, 2013.

4   This Regulation comes into force on November 1, 2008.


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Alberta Regulation 166/2008
Municipal Government Act
NORTH RED DEER REGIONAL WASTEWATER SERVICES 
COMMISSION REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 471/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Establishment
	2	Members
	3	Services
	4	Operating deficits
	5	Sale of property
	6	Profit and surpluses
	7	Approval
Establishment
1   A regional services commission known as the North Red Deer 
Regional Wastewater Services Commission is established.
Members
2   The following municipalities are members of the Commission:
	(a)	Town of Blackfalds;
	(b)	Town of Lacombe;
	(c)	Lacombe County.
Services
3   The Commission is authorized to provide and operate a wastewater 
supply system.
Operating deficits
4   The Commission may not assume operating deficits that are shown 
on the books of any of the member municipalities.
Sale of property
5(1)  The Commission may not, without the approval of the Minister, 
sell any of its land, buildings, equipment or inventory whose purchase 
has been funded wholly or partly by grants from the Government of 
Alberta.
(2)  The Minister may not approve a sale under subsection (1) unless 
the Minister is satisfied
	(a)	as to the repayment of the grants from the Government of 
Alberta and outstanding debt associated with that portion of 
the land, buildings, equipment or inventory to be sold,
	(b)	that the sale would not have a significant adverse effect on 
the services the Commission provides, and
	(c)	that the sale will be properly reflected in the rates 
subsequently charged to the customers of the Commission.
Profit and surpluses
6   Unless otherwise approved by the Minister, the Commission may 
not
	(a)	operate for the purposes of making a profit, or
	(b)	distribute any of its surpluses to its member municipalities.
Approval
7   The Minister may make an approval under section 5 or 6 subject to 
any terms or conditions the Minister considers appropriate.



Alberta Regulation 167/2008
Municipal Government Act
WESTLOCK REGIONAL WATER SERVICES COMMISSION REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 472/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Establishment
	2	Members
	3	Water transmission system
	4	Operating deficits
	5	Sale of property
	6	Profit and surpluses
	7	Approval


Establishment
1   A regional services commission known as the Westlock Regional 
Water Services Commission is established.
Members
2   The following municipalities are members of the Commission:
	(a)	Westlock County;
	(b)	Town of Westlock;
	(c)	Village of Clyde.
Water transmission system
3   The Commission is authorized to develop and operate a water 
transmission system.
Operating deficits
4   The Commission may not assume operating deficits that are shown 
on the books of any of the member municipalities.
Sale of property
5(1)  The Commission may not, without the approval of the Minister, 
sell any of its land, buildings, equipment or inventory whose purchase 
has been funded wholly or partly by grants from the Government of 
Alberta.
(2)  The Minister may not approve a sale under subsection (1) unless 
the Minister is satisfied
	(a)	as to the repayment of the grants from the Government of 
Alberta and outstanding debt associated with that portion of 
the land, buildings, equipment or inventory to be sold,
	(b)	that the sale would not have a significant adverse effect on 
the services the Commission provides, and
	(c)	that the sale will be properly reflected in the rates 
subsequently charged to the customers of the Commission.
Profit and surpluses
6   Unless otherwise approved by the Minister, the Commission may 
not
	(a)	operate for the purposes of making a profit, or
	(b)	distribute any of its surpluses to its member municipalities.
Approval
7   The Minister may make an approval under section 5 or 6 subject to 
any terms or conditions the Minister considers appropriate.


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Alberta Regulation 168/2008
Special Areas Act
SPECIAL AREAS DISPOSITION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 473/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to section 5 of the Special Areas Act. 
1   The Special Areas Disposition Regulation (AR 137/2001) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 97 is amended by striking out "October 31, 2008" 
and substituting "October 31, 2009".



Alberta Regulation 169/2008
Special Areas Act
SPECIAL AREAS SERVICE FEES AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 474/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to section 5 of the Special Areas Act. 
1   The Special Areas Service Fees Regulation 
(AR 124/2000) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is amended by striking out "October 30, 2008" 
and substituting "October 30, 2013".

3   The Schedule is amended
	(a)	in section 8 by repealing clause (d) and substituting 
the following:
	(d)	for an assignment of a disposition to a corporation,
	(i)	the fee payable by the corporation with respect to 
the assignment shall be the product arrived at by 
multiplying the percentage of the shares of the 
corporation held by persons who are not members 
of the assignor's immediate family nor the 
assignor's adult interdependent partner by the fee 
payable under clause (b);
	(ii)	when a disposition has been assigned to a 
corporation from another corporation, the fee 
payable must be paid in full if there is a change in 
shareholders regardless of whether the name of the 
corporation has changed;
	(b)	by repealing sections 11 and 12.



Alberta Regulation 170/2008
Income and Employment Supports Act
INCOME SUPPORTS, HEALTH AND TRAINING BENEFITS 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 475/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 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 6 is amended


	(a)	by repealing subsection (4)(b) and substituting the 
following:
	(b)	the following income is exempt to the extent indicated:
	(i)	room and board income from the principal 
residence, 75% of gross income;
	(ii)	rental income from the principal residence, 50% of 
gross income;
	(iii)	employment income as follows: 
	(A)	if the income is earned by an adult member of 
a household unit with only one adult member, 
the first $230 plus 25% of the remainder of 
monthly income;
	(B)	if the income is earned by an adult member of 
a household unit in the "full-time learner" 
category other than the full-time learner, the 
first $230 plus 25% of the remainder of 
monthly income;
	(C)	if the income is earned by an adult member of 
a household unit not described in paragraph 
(A) or (B), the first $115 plus 25% of the 
remainder of monthly income;
	(D)	if the income is earned by a dependent child 
who is not attending school, the first $350 
plus 25% of the remainder of monthly 
income;
	(iv)	self-employment income from a home-based 
business as follows:
	(A)	if the income is earned by an adult designated 
as not expected to work, or an adult providing 
a child care service,
	(I)	where the adult is a member of a 
household unit with only one adult 
member, the first $230 plus 25% of the 
remainder of monthly income,
	(II)	where the adult is a member of a 
household unit in the "full-time learner" 
category, the first $230 plus 25% of the 
remainder of monthly income, or
	(III)	where the adult is a member of a 
household unit not described in 
subparagraph (I) or (II), the first $115 
plus 25% of the remainder of monthly 
income;
	(B)	if the income is earned by a dependent child 
who is not attending school, the first $350 
plus 25% of the remainder of monthly 
income; 
	(v)	payments received from the Government of 
Canada or Alberta not already addressed under this 
subsection may be exempt or partially exempt as 
determined by the Minister.
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (5):
(6)  For the purposes of this section, the monthly income of a 
member of a household unit designated in the "full-time 
learner" category is the projected monthly income of the 
member during the entire training period. 

3   Schedule 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing Table A and substituting the following:

Table A: Core Essential Benefit 
            (monthly amounts)

Expected to 
Work
Not Expected 
to Work
Full-time 
Learner




Single Adult
$ 260
$ 364
$  521
Childless Couple
   476
   633
   653




Single Adult With



1 Child
$ 343
$ 460
$ 861
2 Children
   387
   520
1070
3 Children
   450
   593
1287
4 Children
   506
   662
1504
5 Children
   563
   731
1719
6 Children
   623
   802
1789
Each Additional
Child Add
$  56
$  56
$  56




Couple With



1 Child
$ 521
$ 678
$ 964
2 Children
   578
   746
1148
3 Children
   635
   814
1349
4 Children
   691
   882
1539
5 Children
   748
   950
1729
6 Children
   808
1021
1799
Each Additional
Child Add
$  56
$  56
$  56
Notes:
Core Essential Table assumes all children are under 12 years of 
age.  For each dependent child 12-19 years of age in a household 
unit designated in the expected to work or working or the not 
expected to work categories add $33.
	(b)	by repealing Table B and substituting the following:

Table B: Core Shelter Benefit              
(monthly amounts)        

Expected  
to Work
Not 
Expected 
to Work
Full-time 
Learner
 
Social Housing 
Shelter





Single Adult
$ 323
$ 323
$ 323
$ 120
Childless Couple
   436
   436
   436
   193





Single Adult With




1 Child
$ 546
$ 546
$ 546
$ 212
2 Children
   566
   566
   566
   260
3 Children
   586
   586
   586
   317
4 Children
   606
   606
   606
   377
5 Children
   626
   626
   626
   437
6 Children
   646
   646
   646
   496
Each Additional
Child Add
$  20
$  20
$  20
   N/A





Couple With




1 Child
$ 575
$ 575
$ 575
$ 262
2 Children
   595
   595
   595
   317
3 Children
   605
   605
   605
   377
4 Children
   625
   625
   625
   437
5 Children
   645
   645
   645
   496
6 Children
   665
   665
   665
   555
Each Additional
Child Add
$  20
$  20
$  20
  N/A
Notes:
Households in Social Housing with more than 6 children do not receive an 
additional amount.
Households residing in Social Housing receive Social Housing rates 
regardless of Household Unit Type.

4   This Regulation comes into force on November 1, 2008.


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Alberta Regulation 171/2008
Government Organization Act
CROWN PROPERTY AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 477/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to Schedule 11, section 13 of the Government 
Organization Act. 
1   The Crown Property Regulation (AR 125/98) is amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(b) is repealed and the following is substituted:
	(b)	"vehicle" means a device in, on or by which a person or thing 
may be transported or drawn and includes a combination of 
vehicles but does not include a mobility aid.

3   Section 6 is amended by striking out "No person shall," and 
substituting "Unless authorized by the Minister of Infrastructure, no 
person shall,".

4   Section 7(3) is amended by striking out "or" at the end of 
clause (a) and adding the following after clause (a):
	(a.1)	a service dog within the meaning of the Service Dogs Act, or

5   Section 8 is amended
	(a)	by striking out "or" at the end of clause (a) and 
adding the following after clause (a):
	(a.1)	any vehicle that is parked or placed on the Crown 
property in contravention of this Regulation,
	(b)	by adding", or" at the end of clause (b);
	(c)	by adding the following after clause (b):
	(c)	any animal that is the subject of an order under section 
7(4)(b).

6   Section 10 is amended by striking out "2008" and 
substituting "2013".

7   Section 4 comes into force on January 1, 2009.



Alberta Regulation 172/2008
Seniors Benefit Act
SENIORS BENEFIT ACT GENERAL AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 482/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to section 6 of the Seniors Benefit Act. 
1   The Seniors Benefit Act General Regulation (AR 213/94) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   The Schedule is amended in section 4.1
	(a)	in subsection (2)
	(i)	by striking out "September 2007" and substituting 
"October 2008";
	(ii)	in clause (a) by striking out "$1544" and 
substituting "$1650";
	(b)	in subsection (3) by striking out "$500" and 
substituting "$560".

3   The Schedule is amended in Part 3 of the Table
	(a)	by striking out "45.81%" wherever it occurs and 
substituting "53.34%";
	(b)	by striking out "$7680" wherever it occurs and 
substituting "$8940";
	(c)	in the Note by striking out "September 2007" and 
substituting "October 2008".



Alberta Regulation 173/2008
Government Organization Act
DIRECT PURCHASE AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 485/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to Schedule 11, section 2 of the Government 
Organization Act. 
1   The Direct Purchase Regulation (AR 210/98) is amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is amended  by striking out "October 31, 2008" 
and substituting "October 31, 2013".


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Alberta Regulation 174/2008
Land Titles Act
PROOF OF IDENTITY REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 487/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to section 213 of the Land Titles Act. 
Proof of identity
1   For the purpose of section 43.1 of the Act, the Registrar may 
require any number of the following identification documents that, in 
the opinion of the Registrar, are necessary to confirm a person's 
identity:
	(a)	a driver's licence or motor vehicle operator's licence issued 
by or on behalf of the Government of Alberta or the 
government of another province or territory of Canada;
	(b)	an identification card issued by or on behalf of the 
Government of Alberta, the government of another province 
or territory of Canada or the Government of Canada;
	(c)	a passport issued by or on behalf of the Government of 
Canada or the government of another country;
	(d)	a citizenship, naturalization or permanent resident card issued 
by or on behalf of the Government of Canada;
	(e)	a Canadian Armed Forces Identification Card;
	(f)	identification issued by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police 
or a municipal, provincial or regional police service in 
Alberta or another province or territory of Canada;
	(g)	a birth certificate;
	(h)	a marriage certificate;
	(i)	a Certificate of Indian Status card issued by or on behalf of 
the Government of Canada;
	(j)	a statutory declaration in a form satisfactory to the Registrar;
	(k)	a guarantee of identity in a form satisfactory to the Registrar 
completed by a person satisfactory to the Registrar;
	(l)	other documents satisfactory to the Registrar.
Expiry
2   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 31, 2017.
Coming into force
3   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into force of the 
Land Titles Amendment Act, 2006.


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Alberta Regulation 175/2008
Electric Utilities Act
CITY OF MEDICINE HAT PAYMENT IN LIEU OF TAX 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 488/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to section 147 of the Electric Utilities Act. 
1   The City of Medicine Hat Payment in Lieu of Tax 
Regulation (AR 235/2003) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(1) is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (n) and substituting the 
following:
	(n)	"import transmission cost" means the sum of the 
charges and credits that apply pursuant to the ISO tariff 
for the receipt of electric energy from the 
interconnected electric system;
	(b)	by repealing clause (x) and substituting the 
following:
	(x)	"transaction cost" means the sum of
	(i)	the fees, charges and payments established by the 
ISO for the provision of electric energy to or the 
receipt of electric energy from the interconnected 
electric system, and
	(ii)	the charges levied by a forward exchange for the 
sale or purchase of electric energy through that 
exchange, 
		which must be based only on the amount of electric 
energy provided, received, sold or purchased;

3   Section 11 is amended by striking out "2008" and 
substituting "2013".


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Alberta Regulation 176/2008
Corrections Act
CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 493/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to section 33 of the Corrections Act. 
1   The Correctional Institution Regulation (AR 205/2001) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   The following is added after section 8:
Temporary absence authorization
8.1   After an authorization under section 23 of the Act is made, the 
inmate must agree in writing to the conditions of the authorization 
before the inmate may be released under the authorization.


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Alberta Regulation 177/2008
Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act
BEVERAGE CONTAINER RECYCLING AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 22, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 505/2008) 
on October 22, 2008 pursuant to section 175 of the Environmental Protection and 
Enhancement Act. 
1   The Beverage Container Recycling Regulation 
(AR 101/97) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 3(2) is repealed.

3   Section 4.1(4)(a) and (b) are amended by striking out 
"(AR 57/95)" and substituting "(AR 224/2001)".

4   Section 10(1)(b) is amended
	(a)	in subclause (i) by striking out "5" and substituting 
"10";
	(b)	in subclause (ii) by striking out "20" and 
substituting "25".

5   Section 18(3) is amended by striking out "at least 3/4 of the 
members" and substituting "at least 2/3 of the members of the 
board of directors of the Board".

6   Section 22 is amended by striking out "October 31, 2008" 
and substituting "October 31, 2013".

7(1)  Section 2 comes into force on June 1, 2009.
(2)  Section 4 comes into force on November 1, 2008.


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Alberta Regulation 178/2008
Municipal Government Act
CYPRESS COUNTY INVESTMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 28, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. L:240/08) 
on October 21, 2008 pursuant to section 250(4) of the Municipal Government Act. 
Definitions
1   In this Regulation,
	(a)	"Act" means the Municipal Government Act;
	(b)	"Municipality" means Cypress County.
Additional investments
2   In addition to the investments referred to in section 250(2) of the 
Act and section 2 of the Investment Regulation (AR 66/2000), the 
Municipality may invest its money in the Great Sandhills Railway 
Company
	(a)	up to a maximum of $100,000,
	(b)	as a minority shareholder, and
	(c)	for the purpose of providing transportation services for goods 
within the Municipality. 
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, 2013.



Alberta Regulation 179/2008
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
SUGAR BEET PRODUCTION AND MARKETING 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 28, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Sugar Beet Growers on September 24, 
2008 pursuant to section 26 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act and 
approved by the Agricultural Products Marketing Council on September 24, 2008 
pursuant to section 26 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act.
1   The Sugar Beet Production and Marketing Regulation 
(AR 287/97) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(1) is amended


	(a)	by repealing clause (b) and substituting the 
following:
	(b)	"actively engaged" means
	(i)	a person whose quota on February 4, 1991 was 
attached to land that the person or the person's 
family owns and that owner has and continues to 
own the land that the quota is attached to, and on 
which the regulated product is grown, or
	(ii)	a person who, as defined by the Board's policy, is 
the major risk taker in connection with the profit 
and loss to be received or suffered in connection 
with the production and marketing of the regulated 
product if the person also meets 2 out of the 3 
following criteria:
	(A)	the person owns the land to which the quota 
is attached;
	(B)	the person supplies the equipment necessary 
for the production and marketing of the 
regulated product;
	(C)	the person is the primary operator and 
otherwise supplies the labour necessary for 
the production and marketing of the regulated 
product;
		but does not include
	(iii)	a person who receives a predetermined or fixed 
amount from the sale of the regulated product from 
another person other than the licensed processor, 
	(iv)	a person who, as defined by the Board's policy, is 
not primarily responsible for the production and 
marketing of the regulated product, or
	(v)	a person who, as defined by the Board's policy, is 
phasing out of farming as evidenced by selling the 
land the quota is attached to or by selling the 
specialized equipment used for the production of 
the regulated product without replacing that 
equipment;
	(b)	by repealing clause (c);
	(c)	by repealing clause (f) and substituting the 
following:
	(f)	"licensed processor" means a person who holds a 
processor's licence under this Regulation;
	(d)	by adding the following after clause (f):
	(f.1)	"licensed producer" means a person who holds a 
producer's licence under this Regulation;
	(e)	in clause (j) by striking out "granted" and 
substituting "issued".

3   Section 4(1) is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"producer".

4   Section 7 is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"producer".

5   Section 19(1) is amended
	(a)	by adding "licensed" before "processor";
	(b)	by adding "licensed" before "producer" wherever it 
occurs.

6   Section 20 is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"producer" wherever it occurs.
7   Section 21(1) is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"processor" wherever it occurs.

8   Section 24(b) is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"producer".

9   Section 25 is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"producer".

10   Section 26 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1) by adding "licensed" before 
"producer";
	(b)	in subsection (2)(a) by adding "licensed" before 
"producer";
	(c)	in subsection (7)
	(i)	by adding "licensed" before "producer";
	(ii)	by adding "licensed" before "processor" wherever 
it occurs;
	(iii)	by adding "licensed" before "producer's".

11   Section 27 is amended
	(a)	by adding "licensed" before "producers";
	(b)	by adding "each licensed" before "producer's quota as 
follows";
	(c)	in clause (b) by adding "licensed" before "producer's 
quota by".

12   Section 28 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (3):
(4)  If a decrease in quota occurs and there is a subsequent increase 
in quota within 5 years following the decrease in quota, the Board 
must allot the subsequent increase in quota to the same registered 
producers that existed at the time of the quota decrease.
(5)  Any quota remaining after the increased quota under subsection 
(4) has been applied must be allotted as follows:
	(a)	first, the amount of quota offered in an area must be a 
percentage equal to the percentage of quota presently in the 
area as it relates to the overall quota of all areas;
	(b)	second, 25% of the quota must be offered to new producers 
in the area;
	(c)	third, the quota remaining after allotment under clause (b) 
may be offered to other producers in the area who currently 
hold a quota and then subsequently offered to new producers 
in the area;
	(d)	fourth, the quota remaining after allotment under clause (c) 
may be offered in an equal percentage to producers in other 
areas, including to new producers in those areas.

13   Section 29 is amended by repealing clause (a) and 
substituting the following:
	(a)	first, the amount of quota must be offered to producers in the 
area from which the amount of quota is derived;

14   Section 30 is amended
	(a)	by adding "licensed" before "producer";
	(b)	by striking out "1 1/2 acres" and substituting "3 acres";
	(c)	by striking out "2%" and substituting "4%".

15   Section 31(1) and (2) are amended
	(a)	by adding "licensed" before "producer";
	(b)	by adding "licensed" before "producer's".

16   Section 34(3) is amended by striking out "in the 
discretion" and substituting "at the discretion".

17   Section 36 is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"producer" wherever it occurs.
18   Section 37 is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"producer" wherever it occurs.

19   Section 38 is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"producer" wherever it occurs.

20   Section 39(a) is amended by adding "licensed" before 
"producer".

21   Section 40 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	by adding "licensed" before "processors" wherever 
it occurs;
	(ii)	by adding "licensed" before "producers";
	(b)	in subsection (2)
	(i)	by adding "licensed" before "producer";
	(ii)	by adding "licensed" before "processor".

22   Section 41 is amended
	(a)	by adding "licensed" before "producer";
	(b)	by adding "licensed" before "processor".

23   Section 42 is amended
	(a)	by adding "licensed" before "processors" wherever it 
occurs;
	(b)	by adding "licensed" before "producers".

24   Section 46 is amended
	(a)	by adding "licensed" before "producer";
	(b)	by adding "licensed" before "processor".

25   Section 47 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (2) by adding "licensed" before 
"processor" wherever it occurs;
	(b)	in subsection (3) by adding "licensed" before 
"processors";
	(c)	in subsection (4)
	(i)	by adding "licensed" before "producer";
	(ii)	by adding "licensed" before "processor";
	(d)	in subsection (5)
	(i)	by adding "licensed" before "processor";
	(ii)	by adding "licensed" before "producer" wherever 
it occurs;
	(iii)	by adding "licensed" before "producer's";
	(e)	in subsection (6) by adding "licensed" before 
"producer" wherever it occurs;
	(f)	in subsection (7)
	(i)	by adding "licensed" before "producer";
	(ii)	by adding "licensed" before "producer's";
	(g)	in subsection (8) by striking out "the processor" and 
substituting "a licensed processor".

26   Section 51 is amended by striking out "November 30, 
2008" and substituting "November 30, 2013".


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Alberta Regulation 180/2008
Oil and Gas Conservation Act
OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 29, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Energy Resources Conservation Board on 
October 27, 2008 pursuant to section 10(1)(mm) of the Oil and Gas Conservation Act. 
1   The Oil and Gas Conservation Regulations (AR 151/71) 
are amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 12.150 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (11):
(12)  Notwithstanding anything in this section, the Board may make 
any data, record, report or information submitted to the Board under 
Part 11 or 12 available to the Minister of Energy for the sole purpose 
of calculating or otherwise determining royalties on oil, gas or other 
substances receivable by or payable to the Crown in right of Alberta.


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Alberta Regulation 181/2008
School Act
SPECIAL SCHOOL TAX LEVY PLEBISCITE AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 29, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 506/2008) 
on October 29, 2008 pursuant to section 190 of the School Act. 
1   The Special School Tax Levy Plebiscite Regulation 
(AR 94/98) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 5 is amended by striking out "2008" and 
substituting "2013".


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Alberta Regulation 182/2008
Municipal Government Act
COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 29, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. L:229/08) 
on October 29, 2008 pursuant to section 370(c) of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The Community Organization Property Tax Exemption 
Regulation (AR 281/98) is amended by this Regulation.
2   Section 1(1) is amended by adding the following after 
clause (d):
	(d.1)	"subsidized accommodation" means
	(i)	rental accommodation where the Government of 
Alberta sets the rent at a maximum amount, sets the rent 
at a percentage of household income or provides the 
facility with ongoing operating funds,
	(ii)	rent to own units where the Government of Alberta sets 
the rent at a percentage of income or sets the rent at a 
maximum amount, and
	(iii)	accommodation where the Government of Alberta sets 
the mortgage payments as a percentage of income;

3   Section 10(1)(a) is amended by striking out "community" 
and substituting "municipality".

4   Section 11 is amended by striking out "as defined in the 
General Regulation (AR 213/94)".

5   Section 15 is amended
	(a)	in clause (d)(i) by striking out "Day" and 
substituting "Child";
	(b)	in clause (k)(i) by striking out "community" and 
substituting "municipality".

6   Section 22(2) is repealed.

7   Section 23 is amended by striking out "October 31, 2008" 
and substituting "January 31, 2010".



Alberta Regulation 183/2008
Historical Resources Act
ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND PALAEONTOLOGICAL RESEARCH 
PERMIT AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 30, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Culture and Community Spirit 
(M.O. 62/08) on October 29, 2008 pursuant to section 6(2) of the Historical 
Resources Act. 
1   The Archaeological and Palaeontological Research 
Permit Regulation (AR 254/2002) is amended by this 
Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended by repealing clauses (j) and (k).

3   Section 2 is amended


	(a)	in subsection (1) by striking out "Provincial 
Archaeologist" and substituting "Minister";
	(b)	in subsection (2) by striking out "Provincial 
Palaeontologist" and substituting "Minister".

4   Section 5(1)(c) is amended by striking out "Provincial 
Archaeologist or Provincial Palaeontologist, as the case may be," and 
substituting "Minister".

5   Section 6(1) is amended by striking out "through the 
Provincial Archaeologist or Provincial Palaeontologist, as the case may 
be,".

6   Section 8 is amended
	(a)	in subsections (1) and (2) by striking out "Provincial 
Archaeologist or Provincial Palaeontologist, as the case may 
be," wherever it occurs and substituting "Minister";
	(b)	in subsection (3) by striking out "Provincial 
Archaeologist or Provincial Palaeontologist, as the case may 
be" and substituting "Minister".

7   Section 9 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	in clause (a) by striking out "Provincial 
Archaeologist" and substituting "Minister";
	(ii)	in clause (b) by striking out "Provincial 
Palaeontologist" and substituting "Minister";
	(b)	in subsection (5) by striking out "Provincial 
Archaeologist or Provincial Palaeontologist, as the case may 
be" and substituting "Minister".

8   Section 15 is amended by striking out "Provincial 
Archaeologist or the Provincial Palaeontologist, as the case may be" 
and substituting "Minister".

9   Section 19 is amended by striking out "2008" and 
substituting "2013". 


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Alberta Regulation 184/2008
Fair Trading Act
COST OF CREDIT DISCLOSURE AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 31, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Service Alberta (M.O. SA:012/2008) 
on October 30, 2008 pursuant to section 101(1) of the Fair Trading Act. 
1   The Cost of Credit Disclosure Regulation (AR 198/99) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(3)(a) is amended by striking out "75%" and 
substituting "80%".

3   Section 12 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1);
	(b)	in subsection (2) by striking out "that is associated with 
a credit card".
4   Section 32 is amended by striking out "August 31, 2011" 
and substituting "August 31, 2015".

5(1)  This Regulation, except section 3, comes into force on 
November 1, 2008.
(2)  Section 3 comes into force on February 1, 2009.


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Alberta Regulation 185/2008
Child Care Licensing Act
CHILD CARE LICENSING AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: October 31, 2008
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Children and Youth Services 
(M.O. 2008-34) on October 30, 2008 pursuant to section 27 of the Child Care 
Licensing Act. 
1   The Child Care Licensing Regulation (AR 143/2008) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Schedule 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing section 19(3) and substituting the 
following:
(3)  Despite subsection (2), the director may
	(a)	exempt a licence holder from any requirement of 
subsection (2) in respect of program premises that are 
located on school property if the director is satisfied that
	(i)	outdoor play space that meets the requirements of 
subsection (2) is not reasonably available, and
	(ii)	the children will be adequately supervised and 
protected in the outdoor play space provided by the 
licence holder,
			or
	(b)	exempt a transitional licence holder from any 
requirement of subsection (2) in respect of program 
premises that are located on public property if the 
director is satisfied in respect of the matters referred to 
in clause (a)(i) and (ii).
	(b)	in section 27
	(i)	by repealing subsection (4) and substituting 
the following:
(4)  Subject to subsection (5), a licence holder who is 
licensed to provide child care for 3 or more children 
under 12 months of age must not allow a child under 12 
months of age to be included in a combined age group 
referred to in subsection (3) between the hours of 8:30 
a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
	(ii)	by adding the following after subsection (5):
(5.1)  Despite subsection (4), the director may exempt a 
licence holder from any requirement of subsection (4) if 
the director is satisfied that the developmental needs of 
the children under 12 months of age will be met.