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Alberta Regulation 153/2011
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
BISON PRODUCERS OF ALBERTA MARKETING  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 18, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Bison Producers of Alberta on May 25, 2011 and 
approved by the Agricultural Products Marketing Council pursuant to section 26 of 
the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act. 
1   The Bison Producers of Alberta Marketing Regulation 
(AR 188/2000) is amended by this Regulation.

2   The title is repealed and the following is substituted:
BISON PRODUCERS OF ALBERTA 
COMMISSION REGULATION

3   Section 1(1) is amended by adding the following after 
clause (a):
	(a.1)	"custom kill" means the processing by a processor, on a fee 
for service basis, of bison that are owned by a person other 
than the processor;

4   Section 4 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1) and substituting the 
following:
Service charge under s2(1)
4(1)  With respect to the service charge referred to in section 
2(1), the producer must pay the service charge to the 
Commission.
	(b)	by repealing subsection (3).

5   Section 4.1(1) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Service charge under s2(2)
4.1(1)  With respect to the service charge referred to in section 2(2), 
the producer must pay the service charge to the Commission.
6   Section 4.2(1)(b) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
	(b)	forward the amount deductible to the Commission.

7   Section 4.3 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Deduction by dealers, processors and auction markets
4.3(1)  Where a dealer, processor or auction market receives bison 
or is engaged in a purchase or sale of bison, the dealer, processor or 
auction market must
	(a)	deduct the amount of the service charge from the money 
payable to the producer, and
	(b)	forward the amount deducted to the Commission.
(2)  If the dealer, processor or auction mart fails to deduct and 
forward the service charge to the Commission in accordance with 
subsection (1), the dealer, processor or auction mart is liable to the 
Commission for the amount of the service charge.

8   The following is added after section 4.3:
Accountability of service charges
4.4(1)  A person who deducts or is liable for the service charge shall
	(a)	account for the service charge in the form prescribed by the 
Commission, and
	(b)	forward the service charge and the information required by 
the Commission within the times specified in subsection (2).
(2)  The service charge and information referred to in subsection (1) 
must be provided to the Commission as follows:
	(a)	for service charges collected for the months of January, 
February and March, by the end of April of that same year;
	(b)	for service charges collected for the months of April, May 
and June, by the end of July of that same year;
	(c)	for  service charges collected for the months of July, August 
and September, by the end of October of the same year;
	(d)	for service charges collected for the months of October, 
November and December, by the end of January in the year 
following the year the service charges were collected.

9   Section 5(3) is repealed and the following is substituted:
(3)  Requests for refunds must be received by the Commission at its 
office prior to the end of the 2nd month following the last month in 
which the service charge was collected as specified in section 4.4.

10   Section 6 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (2):
(3)  A dealer, including a processor and an auction market, shall, in 
addition to meeting the requirements of subsections (1) and (2), 
	(a)	complete the declaration form prescribed in Schedule 1, and
	(b)	forward the declaration form to the Commission within the 
time specified in that declaration.
(4)  A custom kill operator shall, in addition to meeting the 
requirements of subsections (1) and (2),
	(a)	complete the declaration form prescribed in Schedule 2, and
	(b)	forward the declaration form to the Commission within the 
time specified in that declaration.

11   Section 11 is amended by striking out "September 30, 
2011" and substituting "September 30, 2016".

12   The following is added after section 11:
Schedule 1 
 
Declaration of Information Required 
to be Provided by a Dealer of 
Bison and Bison Products
Name of Dealer: _______________
Address of Dealer:________________
This declaration must be submitted to the Commission within the 
following times:
	(a)	by April 30 for the quarter January 1 to March 31;
	(b)	by July 31 for the quarter April 1 to June 30;
	(c)	by October 31 for the quarter July 1 to September 30;
	(d)	by January 31 of the year following the quarter October 1 to 
December 31 of the previous year.
Quarter Being Reported
Number of Bison 
Slaughtered or Processed 
(details to be provided in 
the following table)
Amount of 
Service Charge 
Remitted ($3 per 
head)
January 1 to March 31


April 1 to June 30


July 1 to September 30


October 1 to December 31



Date of Slaughter 
or Processing
Producer Name
Producer Address
Number of Bison












Signature of Dealer (or Representative): ___________
Date signed:______________
Please make cheques payable to the "Bison Producers of Alberta" and 
return to:     #114, 501 - 11 Avenue 
                             Nisku, AB, T9E 7N5
Schedule 2 
 
Declaration Regarding Custom Kill
1   On  (date) ,  (number)  of bison were custom killed for  (producer's 
name and address) .
2   Service charges in the amount of (dollar amount) are enclosed with 
this declaration.
Dealer/Processor Name:________
Date of Processing:_________
This declaration must be submitted to the Commission within the 
following times:
	(a)	by April 30 for each custom kill activity that occurred 
between January 1 and March 31;
	(b)	by July 31 for each custom kill activity that occurred between 
April 1 and June 30;
	(c)	by October 31 for each custom kill activity that occurred 
between July 1 and September 30;
	(d)	by January 31 of the year following each custom kill activity 
that occurred between October 1 and December 31.


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Alberta Regulation 154/2011
Child Care Licensing Act
CHILD CARE LICENSING AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 18, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Children and Youth Services 
(M.O. 2011-19) on July 5, 2011 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 by repealing section 8 and 
substituting the following:
Potential health risk
8(1)  Subject to subsection (3), where a staff member knows or has 
reason to believe that a child is exhibiting signs or symptoms of 
illness as set out in subsection (2), the licence holder must ensure 
	(a)	that the child's parent arranges for the immediate removal of 
the child from the program premises, and
	(b)	that the child does not return to the program premises until 
the licence holder is satisfied that the child no longer poses a 
health risk to persons on the program premises.
(2)  Signs or symptoms of illness exhibited by a child include the 
child
	(a)	vomiting, having a fever, diarrhea or a new or unexplained 
rash or cough,
	(b)	requiring greater care and attention than can be provided 
without compromising the care of the other children in the 
program, or
	(c)	having or displaying any other illness or symptom the staff 
member knows or believes may indicate that the child poses 
a health risk to persons on the program premises. 
(3)  Subsection (1) does not apply if the child's parent provides 
written notice from a physician indicating the child does not pose a 
health risk to persons on the program premises.

3   Schedule 2 is amended by repealing section 8 and 
substituting the following:
Potential health risk
8(1)  Subject to subsection (3), where the licence holder or other 
care provider knows or has reason to believe that a child is 
exhibiting signs or symptoms of illness as set out in subsection (2), 
the licence holder must ensure 
	(a)	that the child's parent arranges for the immediate removal of 
the child from the program premises, and 
	(b)	that the child does not return to the program premises until 
the licence holder is satisfied that the child no longer poses a 
health risk to persons on the program premises.
(2)  Signs or symptoms of illness exhibited by a child include the 
child
	(a)	vomiting, having a fever, diarrhea or a new or unexplained 
rash or cough, 
	(b)	requiring greater care and attention than can be provided 
without compromising the care of the other children in the 
program, or
	(c)	having or displaying any other illness or symptom the licence 
holder or other care provider knows or believes may indicate 
that the child poses a health risk to persons on the program 
premises. 
(3)  Subsection (1) does not apply if the child's parent provides 
written notice from a physician indicating the child does not pose a 
health risk to persons on the program premises.

4   Schedules 4 and 5 are amended by repealing section 8 
and substituting the following:
Potential health risk
8(1)  Subject to subsection (3), where a staff member knows or has 
reason to believe that a child is exhibiting signs or symptoms of 
illness as set out in subsection (2), the licence holder must ensure 
	(a)	that the child's parent arranges for the immediate removal of 
the child from the program premises, and
	(b)	that the child does not return to the program premises until 
the licence holder is satisfied that the child no longer poses a 
health risk to persons on the program premises.
(2)  Signs or symptoms of illness exhibited by a child include the 
child
	(a)	vomiting, having a fever, diarrhea or a new or unexplained 
rash or cough,
	(b)	requiring greater care and attention than can be provided 
without compromising the care of the other children in the 
program, or
	(c)	having or displaying any other illness or symptom the staff 
member knows or believes may indicate that the child poses 
a health risk to persons on the program premises. 
(3)  Subsection (1) does not apply if the child's parent provides 
written notice from a physician indicating the child does not pose a 
health risk to persons on the program premises.

5   This Regulation comes into force on September 1, 2011.


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Alberta Regulation 155/2011
Persons with Developmental Disabilities Community Governance Act
PERSONS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES COMMUNITY 
GOVERNANCE (MINISTERIAL) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 18, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Seniors and Community Supports 
(M.O. 017/2011) on July 6, 2011 pursuant to section 23(2) of the Persons with 
Developmental Disabilities Community Governance Act. 
1   The Persons with Developmental Disabilities Community 
Governance (Ministerial) Regulation (AR 181/2006) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 8 is amended by striking out "September 30, 2011" 
and substituting "September 30, 2015".


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Alberta Regulation 156/2011
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
HOG REGISTRATION, LICENSING AND UNIVERSAL SERVICE 
CHARGE AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 19, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Pork Producers' Development 
Corporation and approved by the Agricultural Products Marketing Council on June 
16, 2011 pursuant to section 26 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act. 
1   The Hog Registration, Licensing and Universal Service 
Charge Regulation (AR 285/96) is amended by this 
Regulation.

2   The title of the Regulation is repealed and the following 
is substituted:
ALBERTA PORK PRODUCERS' 
COMMISSION REGULATION

3   The following is added after section 18:
Service charges refundable
18.1(1)  A producer or an investor producer may request a refund of 
service charges by submitting the following information on the form 
established by the Corporation:
	(a)	the producer's or investor producer's name;
	(b)	the producer's or investor producer's mailing address and 
telephone number;
	(c)	the producer's or investor producer's registration number;
	(d)	proof of the quantity of hogs sold;
	(e)	the name and address of any processor who collected the 
service charge on behalf of the producer or investor 
producer;
	(f)	the amount of the refund requested.
(2)  Requests for refunds of service charges must be received by the 
Corporation at its head office 
	(a)	prior to May 31, 2011, in respect of service charges collected 
during the period commencing on September 1, 2010 and 
ending on April 30, 2011,
	(b)	prior to May 31, 2012, in respect of service charges collected 
during the period commencing on May 1, 2011 and ending 
on April 30, 2012, and
	(c)	after April 30, 2012, prior to May 31 in any year in respect of 
service charges collected during the period commencing on 
May 1 in the previous year and ending on April 30 in that 
year.
(3)  The Corporation is not required to consider any request for a 
refund that is not received by the Corporation within the relevant 
time period specified in subsection (2) and the producer or investor 
producer is not entitled to the refund in respect of which the request 
was made.
(4)  Notwithstanding subsection (3), the Corporation may, if it is 
satisfied that extenuating circumstances exist to warrant its doing so, 
consider a request for a refund that is received after the expiry of the 
relevant time period specified in subsection (2).
(5)  On receipt of a request that meets the requirements of this 
section, the Corporation shall refund the service charges to the 
producer or investor producer
	(a)	within 120 days after the expiry of the relevant time period 
specified in subsection (2), or
	(b)	where the request was received after the expiry of the 
relevant time period specified in subsection (2) but has been 
considered by the Corporation under subsection (4), within 
120 days after the receipt of the request.
(6)  This section applies to service charges during the 2010-11 fiscal 
year and subsequent fiscal years.


Alberta Regulation 157/2011
Public Sector Pension Plans Act
PUBLIC SERVICE PENSION PLAN (2011 CONTRIBUTION RATE 
INCREASE) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 19, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Public Service Pension Board on July 12, 2011 
pursuant to Schedule 2, section 5(2) of the Public Service Pension Plans Act. 
1   The Public Service Pension Plan (AR 368/93) is amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Section 13(1) is amended
	(a)	in clause (a) by striking out "9.10%" and 
substituting "9.9%";
	(b)	in clause (b) by striking out "13.00%" and 
substituting "14.14%".

3   Section 15(1) is amended
	(a)	in clause (a) by striking out "9.10%" and 
substituting "9.9%";
	(b)	in clause (b) by striking out "13.00%" and 
substituting "14.14%".

4   This Regulation comes into force on January 1, 2012.


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Alberta Regulation 158/2011
Public Health Act
HOUSING AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 21, 2011
For information only:  Made by the Minister of Health and Wellness (M.O. 116/2011) 
on July 20, 2011 pursuant to section 66 of the Public Health Act. 
1   The Housing Regulation (AR 173/99) is amended by this 
Regulation.
2   Section 7 is amended by striking out "August 31, 2011" 
and substituting "August 31, 2012".


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Alberta Regulation 159/2011
Teachers' Pension Plans Act
TEACHERS' AND PRIVATE SCHOOL TEACHERS' PENSION PLANS 
(RE-EMPLOYMENT OF PENSIONERS) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 26, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 344/2011) 
on July 26, 2011 pursuant to section 14 of the Teachers' Pension Plans Act. 
1   The Teachers' and Private School Teachers' Pension 
Plans (AR 203/95) are amended by this Regulation.

2   Schedule 1 is amended by repealing section 56(1) and 
substituting the following:
Pension off-set on re-employment
56(1)  Notwithstanding anything in this Part but subject to 
subsection (2), where
	(a)	a pensioner is engaged to work other than on a substitute 
service basis for an employer or an employer under the 
Related Plan, and
	(b)	the resulting service, calculated under section 20 of this Plan 
or of the Related Plan, as the case may be, as if the pensioner 
were a contributing active member and the service were 
pensionable service, aggregates more than 6/10 of a year 
within any one fiscal year,
the pension payable for the month in which that 6/10 limit is reached 
in that fiscal year is to be reduced dollar for dollar (without creating 
any negative balance) by the amount of all that month's pensionable 
salary paid for service performed after that 6/10 limit is reached, and 
the pension payable for each subsequent month in that fiscal year is 
to be similarly reduced by that month's pensionable salary paid.

3   This Regulation comes into force on September 1, 2011.



Alberta Regulation 160/2011
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
ALBERTA CHICKEN PRODUCERS' PLAN AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 26, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 345/2011) 
on July 26, 2011 pursuant to section 23 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products 
Act. 
1   The Alberta Chicken Producers' Plan Regulation 
(AR 70/93) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 17 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (2) by striking out "6 consecutive years" 
wherever it occurs and substituting "9 consecutive 
years";
	(b)	by repealing subsections (3) and (4).


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Alberta Regulation 161/2011
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
ALBERTA PULSE GROWERS MARKETING PLAN 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 26, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 346/2011) 
on July 26, 2011 pursuant to section 23 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products 
Act. 
1   The Alberta Pulse Growers Marketing Plan Regulation 
(AR 120/99) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(i) is repealed and the following is substituted:
	(i)	"dealer" means a person purchasing or acquiring regulated 
product from a producer and includes, but is not limited to,
	(i)	elevator companies, grain companies, grain dealers, 
grain brokers, processors, feed manufacturers and 
livestock feeders, and
	(ii)	persons who acquire regulated product from the 
producer for sale on the producer's behalf;


Alberta Regulation 162/2011
Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped Act
ASSURED INCOME FOR THE SEVERELY HANDICAPPED 
GENERAL AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 26, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 347/2011) 
on July 26, 2011 pursuant to section 12 of the Assured Income for the Severely 
Handicapped Act. 
1   The Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped 
General Regulation (AR 91/2007) is amended by this 
Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended in subsection (2)(a)
	(a)	in subclause (i)(B) by striking out "described" and 
substituting "defined";


	(b)	by repealing subclause (ii) and substituting the 
following:
	(ii)	is financially interdependent and has a relationship 
described in subclause (i)(A), (B) or (C) except that the 
persons are not residing together;

3   Section 9(1) is amended by adding "or a personal benefit" 
after "health benefit".

4   Section 16 is amended by striking out "September 30, 2011" 
and substituting "September 30, 2016".

5   Schedule 1 is amended in section 1
	(a)	in subsection (2)
	(i)	by repealing clause (a) and substituting the 
following:
	(a)	if the income is employment income, 
	(i)	the deductions allowable under the Income 
Tax Act (Canada) for 
	(A)	income tax, 
	(B)	Canada Pension Plan premiums, 
	(C)	employment insurance premiums, 
	(D)	union, professional and like dues, and 
	(E)	other employment expenses,
					and
	(ii)	any deductions required by an employer as a 
condition of the employment;
	(ii)	by repealing clause (d) and substituting the 
following:
	(d)	if the income is tax-exempt employment income of 
a treaty Indian,
	(i)	the deductions that would have been 
allowable under clause (a)(i), had the income 
been taxable, and
	(ii)	any deductions allowable under clause (a)(ii);
	(e)	if the income is tax-exempt self-employment 
income of a treaty Indian, the deductions that 
would have been allowable under clause (b), had 
the income been taxable.
	(b)	by repealing subsection (3) and substituting the 
following:
(3)  Despite subsection (2), a director is not required to deduct 
the following under that subsection:
	(a)	any amount referred to in subsection (2)(a)(i), (b), (c), 
(d)(i) or (e) that, in the director's opinion, would not be 
allowed under the Income Tax Act (Canada) or that 
artificially reduces net income;
	(b)	any amount referred to in subsection (2)(a)(ii) or (d)(ii) 
that the director is not satisfied is being deducted as a 
condition of the employment.

6   Schedule 3 is amended
	(a)	in section 2(1)(c) by striking out "the Alberta Alcohol 
and Drug Abuse Commission" and substituting "Alberta 
Health Services";
	(b)	in section 7 by striking out "the Alberta Alcohol and 
Drug Abuse Commission" and substituting "Alberta 
Health Services".

7   Section 5 comes into force on October 1, 2011.


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Alberta Regulation 163/2011
Post-secondary Learning Act
ATHABASCA UNIVERSITY AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 26, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 359/2011) 
on July 26, 2011 pursuant to section 34 of the Post-secondary Learning Act. 
1   The Athabasca University Regulation (AR 50/2004) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (a);
	(b)	by repealing clause (d) and substituting the 
following:
	(d)	"board" means The Governors of Athabasca University;
	(c)	in clause (f) by striking out "governing council" and 
substituting "board".

3   The heading preceding section 2 is repealed and the 
following is substituted:
The Governors of Athabasca University

4   Section 2 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Board
2   The corporation formerly named "The Athabasca University 
Governing Council" is continued as the board of Athabasca 
University under the name "The Governors of Athabasca 
University".

5   Section 3 is amended 
	(a)	by striking out "governing council" wherever it occurs 
and substituting "board";
	(b)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	in clause (c)(i) by striking out "academic council" 
and substituting "general faculties council";
	(ii)	in clause (c)(v) by striking out "The Graduate 
Students Association of Athabasca University" and 
substituting "the council of the graduate students 
association".

6   Section 4 is amended by striking out "governing council" 
wherever it occurs and substituting "board".

7   Section 5 is amended by striking out "governing council" 
wherever it occurs and substituting "board".

8   Section 6 is amended by striking out "governing council" 
and substituting "board".

9   Section 7 is amended by striking out "governing council" 
and substituting "board".

10   Section 8 is amended by striking out "23 to 25, 27, 28, 
29(2), 30(a), 56 and 57" and substituting "23, 56 and 57".

11   The heading preceding section 9 is repealed and the 
following is substituted:
The Athabasca University General Faculties Council

12   Section 9 is repealed and the following is substituted:
General faculties council
9   A body with the name "The Athabasca University General 
Faculties Council" is established pursuant to section 34 of the Act.

13   Section 10 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Composition
10(1)  The general faculties council consists of the following 
members:
	(a)	the president of Athabasca University, who is the chair;
	(b)	the vice-presidents of Athabasca University;
	(c)	the dean of each faculty;
	(d)	the director of each school;
	(e)	the chief librarian;
	(f)	the director of extension or, if there is none, the officer 
performing comparable functions;
	(g)	the registrar;
	(h)	the members elected in accordance with section 24 of the 
Act;
	(i)	2 students nominated by the council of the students 
association;
	(j)	one graduate student nominated by the council of the 
graduate students association;
	(k)	one tutor nominated by the organization representing tutors;
	(l)	2 members, each nominated by the non-academic staff;
	(m)	the members appointed in accordance with section 25 of the 
Act.
(2)  A person who is serving in a position substantially similar to a 
position referred to in subsection (1)(i) to (l) on the coming into 
force of this section continues to hold office as a member of the 
general faculties council until the member's term expires and may be 
reappointed in accordance with the Act.

14   Sections 11 and 12 are repealed.

15   Section 13 is amended by striking out "academic council" 
and substituting "general faculties council".

16   Section 14 is repealed.

17   Section 16 is amended by striking out "January 31, 2013" 
and substituting "January 31, 2021".

18   This Regulation comes into force on October 1, 2011.


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Alberta Regulation 164/2011
School Act
HOME EDUCATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 27, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Education (M.O. 023/2011) on July 
26, 2011 pursuant to section 29 of the School Act. 
1   The Home Education Regulation (AR 145/2006) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 11 is amended by striking out "July 31, 2011" and 
substituting "August 31, 2013".


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Alberta Regulation 165/2011
Municipal Government Act
CITY OF CALGARY DEBT SERVICE LIMIT EXCEPTION REGULATION
Filed: July 29, 2011
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. L:124/11) 
on July 25, 2011 pursuant to section 271 of the Municipal Government Act. 
Definitions
1   In this Regulation, 
	(a)	"Debt Limit Regulation" means the Debt Limit Regulation 
(AR 255/2000) made under the Municipal Government Act;
	(b)	"total debt" means total debt as determined in section 4 of the 
Debt Limit Regulation.
Debt service limit
2(1)  Despite section 5 of the Debt Limit Regulation, the determination 
of the debt limit in respect of the debt service of the City of Calgary 
under the Debt Limit Regulation shall not take into account a 
borrowing that
	(a)	is related to a project approved under Schedule 7 to the 
Municipal Affairs Grants Regulation (AR 123/2000), and
	(b)	does not require the repayment of any principal before 
December 31, 2016. 
(2)  For greater certainty, under the Debt Limit Regulation, 
	(a)	the determination of the total debt of the City of Calgary, and 
	(b)	the calculation of the debt limit in respect of the total debt of 
the City of Calgary
shall take into account a borrowing referred to in subsection (1). 
Expiry
3   This Regulation expires on December 31, 2016.