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Alberta Regulation 231/2013
Children First Act
DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION REGULATION
Filed: December 19, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 413/2013) 
on December 18, 2013 pursuant to section 6 of the Children First Act. 
Records
1(1)  A service provider or a custodian that discloses information 
under section 4 of the Act shall maintain records in accordance with 
this section about the disclosure.
(2)  Records referred to in subsection (1) must contain
	(a)	a description of the information disclosed under section 4 of 
the Act,
	(b)	the date on which the information was disclosed, and
	(c)	the name of the person to whom or the entity to which the 
information was disclosed.
(3)  Records referred to in subsection (1) must be retained for 10 years 
after being created and must thereafter be disposed of in accordance 
with the service provider's or custodian's records disposition policy or, 
if the service provider or custodian has no applicable records 
disposition policy, in a manner approved by the Minister.
Agreements
2(1)  In this section, 
	(a)	"agreement" means an agreement referred to in section 
5(2)(a) of the Act;
	(b)	"Centre" means the Alberta Centre for Child, Family and 
Community Research referred to in section 5(2) of the Act.
(2)  An agreement must contain terms and conditions
	(a)	setting out procedures that the Centre must follow when 
collecting, using, maintaining and disclosing anonymized 
health information and anonymized personal information,
	(b)	requiring the Centre to identify, and maintain a written record 
of, all of its administrative, technical and physical safeguards 
in respect of information disclosed to it under the Act,
	(c)	requiring the Centre to carry out audits, at least once every 12 
months after the effective date of the agreement, of the 
systems and procedures it uses to ensure the security and 
confidentiality of information disclosed to it under the Act 
and requiring copies of reports respecting the periodic audits 
to be provided to the Minister,
	(d)	prohibiting the Centre and its staff from using information 
disclosed to the Centre under the Act for any purpose not set 
out in section 5(2) of the Act,
	(e)		prohibiting the Centre and its staff from disclosing to third 
parties information disclosed to the Centre under the Act 
except as authorized by another enactment or as approved in 
writing by the Minister,
	(f)	prohibiting the Centre from using, transferring or storing 
outside of Alberta any information disclosed to it under the 
Act, and
	(g)	requiring the Centre to report to the Minister any collection, 
use or disclosure of information by the Centre or its staff that 
occurs in contravention of a provision of the Act, this 
Regulation or a term or condition referred to in this section.
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 January 30, 2021.
Coming into force
4   This Regulation comes into force on January 1, 2014.



Alberta Regulation 232/2013
Employment Standards Code
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS (COMPASSIONATE CARE) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 19, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 433/2013) 
on December 18, 2013 pursuant to section 53.9 of the Employment Standards Code. 
1   The Employment Standards Regulation (AR 14/97) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   The following is added after section 54:


Part 5.1 
Compassionate Leave
Classes of persons included in the definition of family member
54.1(1)  In this section, 
	(a)	"adult interdependent partner" does not include a spouse or 
common-law partner;
	(b)	"common-law partner" means a common-law partner as 
defined in section 53.9(a) of the Act;
	(c)	"partner" means a spouse, a common-law partner or an adult 
interdependent partner.
(2)  The following classes of persons, in relation to an employee, are 
family members for the purposes of section 53.9(b)(iv) of the Act:
	(a)	a child of 
	(i)	the employee's parent, or
	(ii)	the partner of the employee's parent;
	(b)	a grandparent of 
	(i)	the employee, or
	(ii)	the employee's partner;
	(c)	the partner of the employee's grandparent;
	(d)	a grandchild of 
	(i)	the employee, or
	(ii)	the employee's partner;
	(e)	the partner of the employee's grandchild;
	(f)	the partner of
	(i)	the employee's child, or
	(ii)	the child of the employee's partner;
	(g)	a parent of the employee's partner;
	(h)	the partner of a parent of the employee's partner;
	(i)	the partner of
	(i)	a child of the employee's parent, or
	(ii)	a child of the partner of the employee's parent;
	(j)	a child of
	(i)	a parent of the employee's partner, or
	(ii)	the partner of the parent of the employee's partner;
	(k)	an uncle or aunt of
	(i)	the employee, or
	(ii)	the employee's partner;
	(l)	the partner of the employee's uncle or aunt;
	(m)	a nephew or niece of
	(i)	the employee, or
	(ii)	the employee's partner;
	(n)	the partner of the employee's nephew or niece;
	(o)	a current or former foster parent of
	(i)	the employee, or
	(ii)	the employee's partner;
	(p)	a current or former foster child of the employee;
	(q)	the partner of a current or former foster child of the 
employee;
	(r)	a current or former ward of
	(i)	the employee, or
	(ii)	the employee's partner;
	(s)	a current or former guardian of the employee;
	(t)	the partner of a current or former guardian of the employee;
	(u)	the adult interdependent partner of the employee;
	(v)	a child of the employee's adult interdependent partner;
	(w)	the adult interdependent partner of the employee's parent;
	(x)	a person, whether or not related to the employee by blood, 
adoption, marriage or common-law partnership, or by virtue 
of an adult interdependent relationship, who considers the 
employee to be like a close relative or whom the employee 
considers to be like a close relative. 

3   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into 
force of section 6 of the Employment Standards 
(Compassionate Care Leave) Amendment Act, 2012.


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Alberta Regulation 233/2013
Municipal Government Act
WELL DRILLING EQUIPMENT TAX RATE (2014) REGULATION
Filed: December 30, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. L:170/13) 
on December 20, 2013 pursuant to section 390 of the Municipal Government Act. 
Calculation of tax for 2014
1   The tax under Division 6 of Part 10 of the Municipal Government 
Act must be calculated in 2014 as follows:
	(a)	if the depth of the well is 900 metres or less, $0.44 per metre 
of depth, with the minimum tax being $290;
	(b)	if the depth of the well is more than 900 metres but not more 
than 1500 metres, $435 plus $0.87 for each metre of depth 
exceeding 900;


	(c)	if the depth of the well is more than 1500 metres but not 
more than 1800 metres, $957 plus $1.02 for each metre of 
depth exceeding 1500;
	(d)	if the depth of the well is more than 1800 metres but not 
more than 2400 metres, $1450 plus $2.18 for each metre of 
depth exceeding 1800;
	(e)	if the depth of the well is more than 2400 metres but not 
more than 3000 metres, $2900 plus $5.22 for each metre of 
depth exceeding 2400;
	(f)	if the depth of the well is more than 3000 metres but not 
more than 3600 metres, $6382 plus $8.27 for each metre of 
depth exceeding 3000;
	(g)	if the depth of the well is more than 3600 metres but not 
more than 4200 metres, $11 893 plus $17.40 for each metre 
of depth exceeding 3600;
	(h)	if the depth of the well is more than 4200 metres but not 
more than 4800 metres, $23 496 plus $21.76 for each metre 
of depth exceeding 4200;
	(i)	if the depth of the well is more than 4800 metres, $38 000 
plus $26.11 for each metre of depth exceeding 4800.
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 December 31, 2014.
Coming into force
3   This Regulation comes into force on January 1, 2014.



Alberta Regulation 234/2013
Electric Utilities Act
MICRO-GENERATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 30, 2013
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Energy (M.O. 115/2013) on 
December 20, 2013 pursuant to sections 41 and 99 of the Electric Utilities Act. 
1   The Micro-generation Regulation (AR 27/2008) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 10 is amended by striking out "December 31, 2013" 
and substituting "December 31, 2015".