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Alberta Regulation 157/2013
Alberta Human Rights Act
HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION AND MULTICULTURALISM 
FUND GRANT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 253/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 14 of the Alberta Human Rights Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definition
	2	Delegation
	3	General authority to make grants
	4	Eligibility criteria
	5	Applications for grants
	6	Conditions
	7	Variation
	8	Repayment of grant
	9	Payment
	10	Agreements
	11	Refusal to provide grant
	12	Report
	13	Transitional
	14	Repeal
	15	Expiry
Definition
1   In this Regulation, "Minister" means the Minister of Justice and 
Solicitor General.
Delegation
2   The Minister may delegate in writing any power, duty or function 
under this Regulation to any employee of the Government. 
General authority to make grants
3   The Minister may make grants, in accordance with this Regulation, 
for any purpose related to the Alberta Human Rights Act.
Eligibility criteria
4   The Minister may establish eligibility criteria for grants.
Applications for grants
5   An application for a grant must be made in a manner and form 
satisfactory to the Minister.
 Conditions
6   The following conditions apply to a grant:
	(a)	that the recipient
	(i)	use the grant only for the purpose for which it is made,
	(ii)	account to the Minister, in the manner required by the 
Minister, for the way in which the grant is spent in 
whole or in part,
	(iii)	permit a representative of the Minister or the Auditor 
General to examine any books or records that the 
Minister or the Auditor General considers necessary to 
determine how the grant has been or is being spent, and
	(iv)	provide to the Minister, on request, any information the 
Minister considers necessary for the purpose of 
determining whether or not the recipient has complied 
or is complying with the conditions of the grant;
	(b)	any other conditions imposed by the Minister.
Variation
7   The Minister may vary
	(a)	the eligibility requirements for a grant,
	(b)	the purpose of a grant, or
	(c)	a condition on which a grant is made.
Repayment of grant
8(1)  Subject to subsection (4), a recipient of a grant shall repay a grant 
or part of a grant
	(a)	that the recipient receives for which the recipient is not 
eligible,
	(b)	where the recipient provided false, inaccurate or misleading 
information to obtain the grant, or
	(c)	where the recipient fails to comply with a condition on which 
the grant or part of the grant is made.
(2)  Subject to subsection (4), a recipient of a grant shall repay any 
unused portion of the grant.
(3)  A grant or part of a grant that is required to be repaid under this 
section constitutes a debt due to the Government and is recoverable by 
the Minister in an action in debt against the recipient of the grant.
(4)  Where the Minister varies
	(a)	the eligibility criteria for,
	(b)	the purpose of, or
	(c)	 the conditions applicable to
a grant to allow the recipient to retain the grant or to use the grant for 
the varied purpose or under the varied conditions, subsections (1) and 
(2) do not apply to the extent of the variation.
(5)  Where a grant is required to be repaid under this section, a 
certificate signed by the Minister stating that a grant was made and that 
the Minister has required repayment of the grant in accordance with 
this Regulation is, unless the contrary is proved, proof of the debt due 
from the recipient to the Government.
Payment
9   The Minister may provide for the payment of any grant in a lump 
sum or by way of instalments and may determine the time or times at 
which the grant is to be paid.
Agreements
10   The Minister may enter into agreements with respect to any 
matter relating to the payment of a grant.
Refusal to provide grant
11   The Minister may refuse to make a grant under this Regulation to 
an applicant who
	(a)	makes or has made a false or misleading statement in an 
application under this Regulation or in any other document 
required by the Minister or who furnishes or has furnished 
the Minister or the Government of Alberta or the 
Government of Canada with any false or misleading 
information that, in the opinion of the Minister, materially 
affects the applicant's eligibility to receive a grant under this 
Regulation, or
	(b)	if the Minister, in the Minister's discretion, considers it 
appropriate to refuse to make the grant.
Report
12   The recipient of a grant must provide the Minister with a report 
within 3 months after completion of the work and activity in respect of 
which the grant was made.
Transitional
13(1)  In this section, "former regulation" means the 
Human Rights Education and Multiculturalism Fund Grant Regulation 
(AR 13/2000).
(2)  The repeal of the former regulation does not affect
	(a)	any duties or liabilities of a person or organization that 
received a grant under the former regulation, or
	(b)	any of the Minister's rights or powers with respect to a 
person or organization that received a grant under the former 
regulation.
Repeal
14   The Human Rights Education and Multiculturalism Fund Grant 
Regulation (AR 13/2000) is repealed.
Expiry
15   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, 2020.



Alberta Regulation 158/2013
Languages Act 
Loi Linguistique
LANGUAGES IN THE COURTS REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 254/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 4 of the Languages Act/Loi Linguistique. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definitions
	2	Where defendant wishes to use French
	3	Holding proceeding in French
	4	Holding proceeding in English and French
	5	Transcripts
Definitions
1   In this Regulation,


	(a)	"Crown" means the Crown in right of Alberta;
	(b)	"defendant" means a person who is charged with or 
convicted of an offence under an enactment;
	(c)	"enactment" has the meaning given to it in the Provincial 
Offences Procedure Act;
	(d)	"judge" means, 


	(i)	in relation to a proceeding before the Court of Appeal of 
Alberta, a judge of that court or, if more than one judge 
is hearing the proceeding, the judges,
	(ii)	in relation to a proceeding before the Court of Queen's 
Bench of Alberta, a judge of that court, and
	(iii)	in relation to a proceeding before the Provincial Court 
of Alberta, 
	(A)	a judge as defined in the Provincial Court Act, or
	(B)	a person appointed under the Justice of the Peace 
Act as a justice of the peace; 
	(e)	"proceeding" means a proceeding before
	(i)	the Court of Appeal of Alberta,
	(ii)	the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta, or
	(iii)	the Provincial Court of Alberta
		to which the Provincial Offences Procedure Act applies.
Where defendant wishes to use French
2(1)  Where a defendant wishes to use French, or wishes to have the 
defendant's counsel use French, in oral communications in a 
proceeding, the defendant shall give reasonable notice of that fact to 
the prosecutor and to the court in which the proceeding is to be heard.
(2)  Where a defendant gives notice in accordance with subsection (1), 
the Crown shall arrange for an interpreter for the proceeding.
Holding proceeding in French
3(1)  A judge may, at the request of a defendant and with the consent 
of the prosecutor, conduct a proceeding in French.
(2)  Where, under subsection (1), a proceeding is conducted in French,
	(a)	the prosecutor shall arrange and pay for translation into 
French of any written evidence adduced in English by the 
prosecutor in the proceeding, and 
	(b)	the defendant shall arrange and pay for translation into 
French of any written evidence adduced in English by or on 
behalf of the defendant in the proceeding 
unless the parties agree on other arrangements to pay for translation.
Holding proceeding in English and French 
4(1)  A judge may, at the request of a defendant and with the consent 
of the prosecutor, conduct a proceeding in both English and French.
(2)  If the parties are unable to agree respecting the circumstances in 
which, and the extent to which, the parties may use each language in a 
proceeding referred to in subsection (1), the judge  may
	(a)	at the request of the parties, provide further directions for 
conducting the proceeding in both English and French, or
	(b)	direct the Crown to arrange for an interpreter for the 
proceeding as if the defendant had given notice in accordance 
with section 2(1).
Transcripts
5   Any transcript of a proceeding to which this Regulation applies must 
include everything said in English or French during the proceeding in 
the language in which it was said.


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Alberta Regulation 159/2013
Regulations Act
MISCELLANEOUS CORRECTIONS AND REPEAL REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 257/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 10 of the Regulations Act. 
1   The Coal Conservation Rules (AR 270/81) are amended
	(a)	 in sections 21.1(1), (2) and (3), 21.2 (1), (3), (4) and 
(5), 21.3, 21.4, 21.5(1) and (2), 42.1(2) and (4), 46.1, 
62.1 and 85.1(1), (2), (3), (4), (5) and (6) by striking 
out "Board" wherever it occurs and substituting 
"Regulator";
	(b)	in section 81.1 by striking out "this Regulation" and 
substituting "these Rules".

2   The Deep Oil Exploratory Well Regulation (AR 225/2008) 
is amended in section 1(m) by striking out "Board" and 
substituting "Regulator".

3   The Exemption Regulation (AR 351/2003) is amended in 
section 4 by striking out "Rural Utilities Act" and substituting 
"Gas Distribution Act".

4   The Funds and Agencies Exemption Regulation 
(AR 128/2002) is amended in section 2(3) by striking out 
"provincial agencies" and substituting "Provincial agencies".

5   The Horizontal Re-entry Well Royalty Reduction 
Regulation (AR 348/92) is amended in section 1(n) by 
striking out "Regulations" and substituting "Rules".

6   The Metis Settlements Land Registry Regulation 
(AR 361/91) is amended in section 73(1)(c) by striking out 
"confims" and substituting "confirms".

7   The Municipal Affairs Grants Regulation (AR 123/2000) is 
amended in section 7(1) by striking out "intermunicpal" and 
substituting "intermunicipal".

8   The Oil Sands Conservation Rules (AR 76/88) are 
amended in section 11.1 by striking out "this Regulation" and 
substituting "these Rules".

9   The Pipeline Rules (AR 91/2005) are amended in section 
1(6)(b)(i)(B) and (iii) and (6.1) and the heading before 
section 80 by striking out "Board" and substituting 
"Regulator".

10   The Responsible Energy Development Act General 
Regulation (AR 90/2013) is amended in section 8(1)(c) by 
striking out "Agency" and substituting "Regulator".

11   The following regulations are repealed:
	(a)	Alberta Resources Rebate Regulation (AR 21/2006);
	(b)	NHL Tax Regulation (AR 171/2002).


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Alberta Regulation 160/2013
Municipal Government Act
CAPITAL REGION VEGREVILLE CORRIDOR WATER 
SERVICES COMMISSION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 260/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The Capital Region Vegreville Corridor Water Services 
Commission Regulation (AR 293/84) is amended by this 
Regulation.
2   The title is amended by striking out "CAPITAL REGION 
VEGREVILLE CORRIDOR WATER SERVICES 
COMMISSION" and substituting "JOHN S. BATIUK 
REGIONAL WATER  COMMISSION".

3(1)  Section 1 is amended by striking out "Capital Region 
Vegreville Corridor Water Services Commission" and substituting 
"John S. Batiuk Regional Water Commission".
(2)  The change of name effected by subsection (1) does not affect any 
obligation, right, action or property of the Commission.
(3)  The use of the old name of the Commission in any proceedings, 
agreements, notices or documents after the name has been changed by 
subsection (1) does not affect the validity of those proceedings, 
agreements, notices or documents.

4   Section 2 is amended
	(a)	in clause (a) by striking out "the County of Strathcona 
No. 20" and substituting "Strathcona County";
	(b)	in clause (a.1) by striking out "the County of Lamont 
No. 30" and substituting "Lamont County";
	(c)	in clause (f) by striking out "village" and substituting 
"Village".


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Alberta Regulation 161/2013
Municipal Government Act
HIGHWAY 12/21 REGIONAL WATER SERVICES  
COMMISSION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 261/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 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(g) is repealed. 



Alberta Regulation 162/2013
Municipal Government Act
MAGRATH AND DISTRICT REGIONAL WATER SERVICES 
COMMISSION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 262/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The Magrath and District Regional Water Services 
Commission Regulation (AR 171/2012) is amended by this 
Regulation.

2   Section 1 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Definitions
1   In this Regulation,


	(a)	"Commission" means the Magrath and District Regional 
Water Services Commission established by section 2;
	(b)	"member" means a municipality referred to in section 3.

3   The Schedule is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Schedule 
 
Part 1 
Land, Buildings and Other Property 
Transferred from Cardston County
1   Filter Plant Rejection Water Pond Site (Title 111 190 445):
That portion of the northwest quarter of section thirty-four (34), 
township four (4), range twenty-two (22) west of the fourth meridian 
described as:
PLAN 1111787 
BLOCK 2 
LOT 1 
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS 
CONTAINING 1.45 HECTARES (3.58 ACRES) MORE OR 
LESS
2   Filter Plant located on site referred to in item 1
3   Dissolved Air Flotation Reject Water Pond Site (Title 111 190 444):
That portion of the northwest quarter of section thirty-four (34), 
township four (4), range twenty-two (22) west of the fourth meridian 
described as:
PLAN 1111787 
BLOCK 1 
LOT 2 
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS 
CONTAINING 0.975 HECTARES (2.41 ACRES) MORE OR 
LESS
4   Metering owned by Cardston County for Co-op water connections for 
the Treated Water Supply Pipeline referred to in Part 2, item 10
5   All other miscellaneous piping, structures, systems and equipment in 
buildings or located on or under land being transferred under this Part
Part 2 
Land, Buildings and Other Property Transferred 
from the Town of Magrath
1   Treated Water Storage Reservoir Site (Title 821 009 174):
That portion of the northwest quarter of section thirty-four (34), 
township four (4), range twenty-two (22) west of the fourth meridian 
described as:
PLAN 8111648 
WATER RESERVOIR SITE 
CONTAINING 1.39 HECTARES (3.44 ACRES) MORE OR LESS 
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS
2   Membrane Filtration Plant located on site referred to in item 1, 
complete with:
- GE Zenon Membrane Ultra Filtration System (78.9 l/s expandable to 
99.7 l/s capacity) complete with:
- Filtration Trains 
- 1 each ancillary back pulse and chemical clean skids 
- Duplex compressor system 
- Blower System (2 blowers)
- Chlorine Gas Feed System 
- Plant Service Water System 
- Building Mechanical Systems
3   4300 m3 Reject Water Pond located on site referred to in item 1
4   4500 m3 Treated Water Storage Reservoir located on site referred to in 
item 1
5   Dissolved Air Flotation Plant Site (Title 011 250 104):
That portion of the northwest quarter of section thirty-four (34), 
township four (4), range twenty-two (22) west of the fourth meridian 
described as:
PLAN 9910235 
BLOCK 1 
LOT 1 
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS 
CONTAINING 0.272 HECTARES (0.67 ACRES) MORE OR 
LESS
6   Dissolved Air Flotation Plant located on site referred to in item 5, 
complete with:
- Pre-treatment Coagulation Feed System 
- Flocculation 
- CORIX Water Systems DAF Basins (86.6 l/s capacity), complete 
with:
- 2 Trains 
- Recycle Pump System 
- Saturators 
- Sludge Scraper Assembly
- Compressed Air System 
- Building Mechanical Systems
7   1600 m3 Reject Water Pond located on site referred to in item 5
8   Raw Water Intake Structure located at Jensen Reservoir on the 
northeast quarter of section twenty-eight (28), township four (4), range 
twenty-two (22) west of the fourth meridian
9   Raw Water Supply Pipeline from Raw Water Intake Structure referred to 
in item 8, located in that part of Plan 811 1648 containing the waterline 
right of way and consisting of:
2.2 km of 600 mm PVC pipe
10   Treated Water Supply Pipeline to the Town of Magrath, located in that 
part of Plan 811 1638 containing the waterline right of way and consisting 
of:
2.2 km of 600 mm PVC pipe
11   Pressure Reducing Station Site (Title 011 067 358):
That portion of the southeast quarter of section twenty-two (22), 
township five (5), range twenty-two (22) west of the fourth meridian 
described as:
PLAN IRR994 
THAT PORTION OF PARCEL B WHICH LIES WEST OF ROAD 
PLAN 9211441 AND SOUTHEAST OF BLOCK 1 ON PLAN 
0110722 
CONTAINING 1.21 HECTARES (2.98 ACRES) MORE OR LESS 
EXCEPTING THEREOUT ALL MINES AND MINERALS AND 
RIGHT TO WORK THE SAME
12   Pressure Reducing Station located on site referred to in item 11, 
complete with:
- Automated Truck Fill 
- Pressure Reducing Valve 
- Treated Water Metering for Town of Magrath
13   Metering owned by the town of Magrath for Co-op water connections 
for the Treated Water Supply Pipeline referred to in item 10
14   Complete Supervisory Control and Data Acquisitions (SCADA) 
System for the Treated Water Supply Pipeline referred to in item 10
15   All other miscellaneous piping, structures, systems and equipment in 
buildings or located on or under land being transferred under this Part


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Alberta Regulation 163/2013
Municipal Government Act
CHESTERMERE UTILITIES INCORPORATED REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 263/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 603 of the Municipal Government Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definitions
	2	Application of Act
	3	Exemption from Public Utilities Act
	4	Dispute resolution
	5	Provision of extra-provincial services
	6	Expiry
	7	Coming into force
Definitions
1   In this Regulation,
	(a)	"Act" means the Municipal Government Act;
	(b)		"public utility" means a system or works used to provide the 
following for public consumption, benefit, convenience or 
use:
	(i)	water;
	(ii)	sewage disposal;
	(iii)	solid waste management;
	(iv)	stormwater management;
	(v)	wastewater management.
Application of Act
2(1)  Subject to subsection (2), sections 43 to 47 of the Act apply in 
respect of a utility service provided by Chestermere Utilities 
Incorporated.
(2)  Section 45(3)(b) of the Act does not apply in respect of a public 
utility owned or operated by Chestermere Utilities Incorporated.
Exemption from Public Utilities Act
3   Part 2 of the Public Utilities Act does not apply in respect of a 
public utility that
	(a)	is owned or operated by Chestermere Utilities Incorporated, 
and
	(b)	provides a utility service within the boundaries of a 
municipality that is a shareholder of Chestermere Utilities 
Incorporated.
Dispute resolution
4   If there is a dispute between a regional services commission and 
Chestermere Utilities Incorporated with respect to
	(a)	rates, tolls or charges for a service that is a public utility,
	(b)	compensation for the acquisition by the commission of 
facilities used to provide a service that is a public utility, or
	(c)	the commission's use of any road, square, bridge, subway or 
watercourse to provide a service that is a public utility,
any party involved in the dispute may submit it to the Alberta Utilities 
Commission, and the Alberta Utilities Commission may issue an order 
on any terms and conditions that the Alberta Utilities Commission 
considers appropriate.
Provision of extra-provincial services
5   Chestermere Utilities Incorporated shall not provide any utility 
services outside of Alberta without the prior written approval of the 
Minister.
Expiry
6   This Regulation is made under section 603(1) of the Act and is 
subject to repeal under section 603(2) of the Act.
Coming into force
7   This Regulation comes into force on September 12, 2013.


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Alberta Regulation 164/2013
Municipal Government Act
LOCAL IMPROVEMENT (ROAD) TAX BYLAW REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 264/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 603 of the Municipal Government Act. 
Approval requirement
1   Despite section 397(2) of the Act, where the local improvement that 
is the subject of a local improvement tax bylaw of a council of a 
municipality is a road to benefit Crown land within an area of the 
municipality, the local improvement tax bylaw does not authorize the 
council to impose a local improvement tax to raise revenue to pay for 
the local improvement unless, before it receives second reading, the 
bylaw is approved by the Minister responsible for the administration of 
the Crown land.
Expiry
2   This Regulation is made under section 603(1) of the Municipal 
Government Act and is subject to repeal under section 603(2) of that 
Act.
Repeal
3   The Local Improvement (Road) Tax Bylaw Regulation 
(AR 196/2011) is repealed.
Coming into force
4   This Regulation comes into force on September 12, 2013.


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Alberta Regulation 165/2013
Occupational Health and Safety Act
ADMINISTRATIVE PENALTY (OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH 
AND SAFETY ACT) REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 266/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 40 of the Occupational Health and Safety 
Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definition
	2	Notice of administrative penalty
	3	Amount of administrative penalty
	4	Time for payment
	5	Expiry
	6	Coming into force
Definition
1   In this Regulation, "Act" means the Occupational Health and 
Safety Act.
Notice of administrative penalty
2   A notice of administrative penalty must contain the following 
information:
	(a)	the name of the regulated person who is required to pay the 
administrative penalty;
	(b)	an identification of 
	(i)	the provision of the Act, the regulations or the adopted 
code that was contravened, or
	(ii)	the order or the term or condition of the approval or 
acceptance that was not complied with,
		whichever is applicable;
	(c)	a brief description of the nature of the contravention or 
failure to comply identified under clause (b);
	(d)	the amount of the administrative penalty;
	(e)	the date the notice of administrative penalty is issued;
	(f)	the date by which the administrative penalty must be paid;
	(g)	a statement describing the right to appeal to the Council 
under section 16 of the Act and particulars of how the appeal 
is to be made and the time within which it must be made.
Amount of administrative penalty
3(1)  Subject to section 40.3(3) of the Act, the amount of an 
administrative penalty for a contravention or a failure to comply is  the 
amount set in accordance with this section by the officer giving the 
notice of administrative penalty.  
(2)  In setting the amount of an administrative penalty for a 
contravention or a failure to comply, an officer shall consider
	(a)	the seriousness of the contravention or failure to comply, and
	(b)	the risk of harm resulting from the contravention or failure to 
comply
and may consider any other factor the officer considers relevant. 
Time for payment 
4(1)  Subject to any stay that is in effect under section 16(7.1) or (9) of 
the Act, a regulated person who is required to pay an administrative 
penalty shall pay the amount of the administrative penalty on or before 
the date specified in the notice of administrative penalty. 
(2)  The date referred to in subsection (1) must be one that is at least 30 
days after the day on which the notice of administrative penalty is 
served.
Expiry
5   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 1, 2023.
Coming into force
6   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into force of 
section 2(2), (6), (7), (9)(b) and (10) of the Protection and Compliance 
Statutes Amendment Act, 2012.


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Alberta Regulation 166/2013
Provincial Offences Procedure Act
PROCEDURES (OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 267/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 42 of the Provincial Offences Procedures 
Act. 
1   The Procedures Regulation (AR 233/89) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   Section 2 is amended by adding the following before 
clause (n.01):
	(n.001)	Occupational Health and Safety Act;

3   Schedule 2 is amended by adding the following after 
Part 13:
Part 13.1 
Regulations Under the 
Occupational Health and Safety Act
Occupational Health and Safety Regulation
1   The specified penalty payable in respect of a contravention of 
section 12(2) of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation 
(AR 62/2003) is $500.
Part 13.2 
Regulations Under the 
Occupational Health and Safety Act
Occupational Health and Safety Code
1   In this Part, "Code" means the Occupational Health and Safety 
Code 2009 made by the Occupational Health and Safety Council on 
February 9, 2009 and adopted under section 1 of the Occupational 
Health and Safety Code 2009 Order (AR 87/2009).
2   The specified penalty payable in respect of a contravention of a 
provision of the Code shown in Column 1 is the amount shown in 
Column 2 in respect of that provision.
 
Item Number
Column 1 (Section 
Number of Code)
Column 2 (Specified 
Penalty in Dollars)
1
24
500
2
26(1)
300
3
47(1)
100
4
62(1)
300
5
62(2)
300
6
82(1)
100
7
82(2)
300
8
90
500
9
97(2)
200
10
122(2)
500
11
122(3)
300
12
133(1)
200
13
136
200
14
139(8)
200
15
142(2)
200
16
155(3)
200
17
161(1)
500
18
162(3)
200
19
170.1(5)
300
20
170.1(6)
100
21
185
500
22
187.1(1)
300
23
194(2)
500
24
194(3)
200
25
229(1)
300
26
233(1)
300
27
235(1)
300
28
236(1)
300
29
255
500
30
256(3)
200
31
276
200
32
279(1)
500
33
279(2)
200
34
305(1)
500
35
305(2)
500
36
306(2)
500
37
306(3)
500
38
307
500
39
313(2)
500
40
314(2)
500
41
318(1)
500
42
324(4)
500
43
327(1)
500
44
327(2)
200
45
328(1)
500
46
328(2)
200
47
334(2)
200
48
334(3)
200
49
349(3)
500
50
349(4)
100
51
367(2)
200
52
374
100
53
375(2)
500
54
407
500
55
466(2)
200
56
523
500
57
526(1)
300
58
526(2)
100
59
621
500
60
648(3)
200
61
693(2)
200
62
693(3)
200
63
755(2)
300
64
794(2)
200
65
810
300
66
827(4)
100
4   This Regulation comes into force on January 1, 2014.


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Alberta Regulation 167/2013
Personal Directives Act
PERSONAL DIRECTIVES AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 268/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 34 of the Personal Directives Act. 
1   The Personal Directives Regulation (AR 99/2008) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(1) is amended
	(a)	in clause (c) by striking out "registered as a medical 
practitioner under the Medical Profession Act" and 
substituting "who is a regulated member of the College of 
Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta under the Health 
Professions Act";
	(b)	by repealing clause (g)(ii) and substituting the 
following:
	(ii)	a facility licensed under the Supportive Living 
Accommodation Licensing Act;

3   Section 13 is amended by striking out "September 30, 2013" 
and substituting "March 31, 2016".


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Alberta Regulation 168/2013
Health Information Act
HEALTH INFORMATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 271/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 108 of the Health Information Act. 
1   The Health Information Regulation (AR 70/2001) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 2 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Custodians designated
2(1)  For the purposes of section 1(1)(f)(xiv) of the Act, the 
following are designated as custodians:
	(a)	Alberta Rare Diseases Clinical Review Panel;
	(b)	claims reassessment committees established under the 
Alberta Health Care Insurance Act;
	(c)	Covenant Health;
	(d)	Hospital Privileges Appeal Board;
	(e)	Mental Health Patient Advocate;
	(f)	MS Drug Review Panel;
	(g)	a non-regional health authority Family Care Clinic approved 
by the Minister;
	(h)	Out-of-Country Health Services Appeal Panel;
	(i)	Out-of-Country Health Services Committee;
	(j)	review panels appointed under the Mental Health Act.
(2)  For the purposes of section 1(1)(f)(ix) of the Act, the following 
are designated as custodians:
	(a)	regulated members of the Alberta College and Association of 
Chiropractors;
	(b)	regulated members of the Alberta College of Optometrists; 
	(c)	regulated members of the Alberta College of Pharmacists;
	(d)	regulated members of the Alberta Dental Association and 
College;
	(e)	regulated members of the College and Association of 
Registered Nurses of Alberta;
	(f)	regulated members of the College of Alberta Denturists;
	(g)	registered members of the College of Midwives of Alberta;
	(h)	regulated members of the College of Opticians of Alberta;
	(i)	regulated members of the College of Physicians and 
Surgeons of Alberta;
	(j)	regulated members of the College of Podiatric Physicians of 
Alberta;
	(k)	regulated members of the College of Registered Dental 
Hygienists of Alberta.

3   Section 5(2) is amended
	(a)	in clause (b) by striking out "Part 5 of the Hospitals 
Act" and substituting "the Crown's Right of Recovery 
Act";
	(b)	by repealing clause (e) and substituting the 
following:
	(e)	ambulance attendants and ambulance operators under 
the Emergency Health Services Act for the purpose of 
providing treatment and care to individuals and seeking 
reimbursement for providing those services from the 
Alberta Blue Cross Plan;
	(c)	by adding the following after clause (h):
	(h.1)	the Minister responsible for the Seniors Benefit Act and 
the Seniors' Property Tax Deferral Act for the purpose 
of administering those Acts;

4   Section 7 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Disclosure of registration information
7   For the purposes of section 36(c) of the Act, a custodian may 
disclose individually identifying registration information about an 
individual without the consent of the individual
	(a)	to an ambulance attendant or ambulance operator under the 
Emergency Health Services Act,
	(b)	to the Minister of Health or Minister of Human Services for 
the purpose of administering the Aids to Daily Living 
Program, or
	(c)	to the Minister responsible for the Seniors Benefit Act and the 
Seniors' Property Tax Deferral Act for the purpose of 
administering those Acts.

5   Section 14 is amended by striking out "April 30, 2015" and 
substituting "April 30, 2017".



Alberta Regulation 169/2013
Prevention of Youth Tobacco Use Act 
Tobacco Reduction Act
TOBACCO REGULATIONS (EXTENSIONS OF EXPIRY 
DATE) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 273/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 9 of the Tobacco Reduction Act and section 
5.1 of the Prevention of Youth Tobacco Use Act.
1   The Prevention of Youth Tobacco Use Regulation 
(AR 149/2004) is amended in section 8 by striking out 
"January 31, 2014" and substituting "September 30, 2016". 

2   The Tobacco Reduction Regulation (AR 240/2007) is 
amended in section 12 by striking out "September 30, 2013" 
and substituting "September 30, 2016". 


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Alberta Regulation 170/2013
Provincial Offences Procedure Act
PROCEDURES (FUEL TAX) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 274/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 42 of the Provincial Offences Procedure 
Act. 
1   The Procedures Regulation (AR 233/89) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   Schedule 2, Part 5 is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Part 5 
Fuel Tax Act
1   The specified penalty payable in respect of a contravention of a 
provision of the Fuel Tax Act shown in Column 1 is the amount shown 
in Column 2 in respect of that provision.  

Item 
Number
Column 1 (Section 
Number of Act)
Column 2 (Specified 
Penalty in Dollars)



1
17(1)
150
2
17(2)
150
3
17(3)(a)
150
4
17(3)(b) or (c)
150
5
18(1) or (3)
150
6
19(1) or (3)
150
7
20(1)
150
8
22(1)(a)(v)
150

3   This Regulation comes into force 30 days after it is filed 
under the Regulations Act.


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Alberta Regulation 171/2013
Provincial Offences Procedure Act
PROCEDURES (TOBACCO TAX) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 6, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 275/2013) 
on September 6, 2013 pursuant to section 42 of the Provincial Offences Procedure 
Act. 
1   The Procedures Regulation (AR 233/89) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   Section 2(p.01) is amended by striking out ", sections 3(1), 
4(2)(b), (3), (4) and (5) and 4.1".

3   Schedule 2, Part 21.01 is amended
	(a)	in section 2
	(i)	by repealing subsection (1) and substituting 
the following:
2(1)  The specified penalty payable in respect of a 
contravention of section 4(1) of the Tobacco Tax Act
	(a)	if the person is a consumer,
	(i)	for the purchase, possession, storing, selling 
or offering for sale of 400 cigarettes or grams 
of tobacco or less is $250, and
	(ii)	for the purchase, possession, storing, selling 
or offering for sale of more than 400 
cigarettes or grams of tobacco, but not more 
than 1000 cigarettes or grams of tobacco, is 
$500, 
				and
	(b)	if the person is not a consumer, for the purchase, 
possession, storing, selling or offering for sale of 
1000 cigarettes or grams of tobacco or less is 
$1000.
	(ii)	in subsection (2) by striking out "section 4(2)(b)" 
and substituting "section 4(1)".
	(b)	by adding the following after section 6:
7(1)  The specified penalty payable in respect of a contravention 
of section 7(3) of the Tobacco Tax Act
	(a)	if the person is a consumer,
	(i)	for the sale, offering for sale or purchase of 400 
cigarettes or grams of tobacco or less is $250, and
	(ii)	for the sale, offering for sale or purchase of more 
than 400 cigarettes or grams of tobacco, but not 
more than 1000 cigarettes or grams of tobacco, is 
$500,
			and
	(b)	if the person is not a consumer, for the sale, offering for 
sale or purchase of 1000 cigarettes or grams of tobacco 
or less is $1000.
(2)  Where a person sells, offers for sale or purchases more than 
1000 cigarettes or grams of tobacco in contravention of section 
7(3) of the Tobacco Tax Act, the person is required to appear 
before a justice without the alternative of making a voluntary 
payment.

4   This Regulation comes into force 30 days after it is filed 
under the Regulations Act.



Alberta Regulation 172/2013
Cemeteries Act
CEMETERIES REGULATIONS (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY 
DATE) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: September 12, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Service Alberta (M.O. SA:014/2013) 
on September 10, 2013 pursuant to sections 60(2) and 65 of the Cemeteries Act. 
1   The Commercial Cemeteries Regulation (AR 247/98) is 
amended in section 19 by striking out "November 30, 2013" 
and substituting "November 30, 2018". 

2   The Crematories Designation Regulation (AR 11/2002) is 
amended in section 2 by striking out "November 30, 2013" and 
substituting "November 30, 2018". 

3   The General Regulation (AR 249/98) is amended in 
section 49 by striking out "November 30, 2013" and 
substituting "November 30, 2018".