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Alberta Regulation 94/2014
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act
WATER WELL DRILLER TRADE REGULATION
Filed: May 21, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training 
Board on January 16, 2014 and approved by the Minister of Innovation and Advanced 
Education on May 5, 2014 pursuant to section 33(2) of the Apprenticeship and 
Industry Training Act. 
Table of Contents 
	1	Definitions 
Part 1 
General Matters Respecting 
the Trade
	2	Constitution of the trade
	3	Tasks, activities and functions
	4	Supervision, etc. of apprentices
Part 2 
Water Well Driller Branch 
of the Trade
Trade Matters Respecting the Branch
	5	Undertakings constituting the branch
	6	Tasks, activities and functions
Apprenticeship
	7	Term of the apprenticeship program re water well driller
	8	Employment of apprentices re water well driller
	9	Wages re water well driller
Part 3 
Earth Loop Technician Branch 
of the Trade
Trade Matters Respecting the Branch
	10	Undertakings constituting the branch
	11	Tasks, activities and functions
Apprenticeship
	12	Term of the apprenticeship program re earth loop technician
	13	Employment of apprentices re earth loop technician
	14	Wages re earth loop technician
Transitional Provision, Repeal and Expiry
	15	Apprenticeship continues
	16	Repeal
	17	Expiry
Definitions
1   In this Regulation,
	(a)	"apprentice" means a person who is an apprentice in a branch 
of the trade;
	(b)	"certified journeyperson" means a certified journeyperson as 
defined in the Apprenticeship Program Regulation 
(AR 258/2000);
	(c)	"earth loop" means any part, assembly or accessory 
pertaining to ground source heat exchange systems 
comprised of piping that is placed into the earth in a series of 
closed loops and transports fluid for the purpose of heating 
and cooling residential homes or commercial buildings or 
both; 
	(d)	"technical training" means technical training as defined in the 
Apprenticeship Program Regulation (AR 258/2000);
	(e)	"trade" means the occupation of water well driller that is 
designated as an optional certification trade pursuant to the 
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act;
	(f)	"uncertified journeyperson" means an uncertified 
journeyperson as defined in the Apprenticeship Program 
Regulation (AR 258/2000);
	(g)	"water well" means a hole or shaft sunk into the earth by 
means of a mobile rotary, boring or cable tool drilling rig to 
provide access to a water source for residential, commercial 
or industrial purposes or any combination of those purposes. 
Part 1 
General Matters Respecting 
the Trade
Constitution of the trade
2(1)  The undertakings set out in sections 5 and 10 constitute the trade.
(2)  The trade is made up of the following branches:
	(a)	the water well driller branch of the trade; 
	(b)	the earth loop technician branch of the trade.
Tasks, activities and functions
3   When practising or otherwise carrying out work in the trade, the 
tasks, activities and functions set out in sections 6 and 11 come within 
the trade.
Supervision, etc. of apprentices 
4(1)  Where, in respect of a branch of the trade, a person is a certified 
journeyperson or an uncertified journeyperson and is to provide 
supervision to an apprentice, that journeyperson is eligible to supervise 
that apprentice only
	(a)	in respect of the undertakings that constitute that branch, and
	(b)	in respect of tasks, activities and functions that come within 
that branch,
for which that person is a certified journeyperson or an uncertified 
journeyperson.
(2)  Where a person is an apprentice in an apprenticeship program in a 
branch of the trade and is employed in respect of another branch of the 
trade, that apprentice is eligible to carry out work only
	(a)	in respect of the undertakings that constitute that branch, and
	(b)	in respect of tasks, activities and functions that come within 
that branch,
for which that person is an apprentice.
Part 2 
Water Well Driller Branch 
of the Trade
Trade Matters Respecting the Branch
Undertakings constituting the branch
5   The following undertakings constitute the water well driller branch 
of the trade: 
	(a)	the designing, drilling, construction, development, servicing, 
disinfecting, sanitation, reconditioning and decommissioning 
of water wells; 
	(b)	the repairing, servicing, installing and disinfecting of water 
well pumps and systems.
Tasks, activities and functions
6   When practising or otherwise carrying out work in the water well 
driller branch of the trade, the following tasks, activities and functions 
come within that branch of the trade:
	(a)	completing a bore hole into a finished productive water well;
	(b)	completing and grouting a bore hole;
	(c)	completing water well records and reports as required by the 
Government of Alberta and the groundwater industry;
	(d)	operating the tools of the trade;
	(e)	operating and maintaining equipment and drilling systems for 
drilling water wells;
	(f)	heating and cutting metal using the appropriate equipment;
	(g)	connecting and installing electrical connections to water 
pumps;
	(h)	identifying and applying the standards and regulations 
governing the groundwater industry;
	(i)	identifying and describing geological formations;
	(j)	exploring for groundwater;
	(k)	recognizing groundwater flow;
	(l)	interpreting chemical content of groundwater;
	(m)	monitoring and managing natural gas in the drilling and 
completion of water wells;
	(n)	monitoring groundwater.
Apprenticeship
Term of the apprenticeship program re water well driller
7(1)  Subject to credit for previous training or experience being 
granted pursuant to an order of the Board, the term of an 
apprenticeship program in the water well driller branch of the trade is 2 
periods of not less than 12 months each.
(2)  In the first period of the apprenticeship program an apprentice 
must acquire not less than 1800 hours of on the job training and 
successfully complete the technical training that is required or 
approved by the Board.
(3)  In the 2nd period of the apprenticeship program an apprentice 
must acquire not less than 1800 hours of on the job training and 
successfully complete the technical training that is required or 
approved by the Board.
Employment of apprentices re water well driller
8(1)  Where, with respect to the employment of apprentices in the 
water well driller branch of the trade, a person employs an apprentice, 
that employment must be carried out in accordance with this section.
(2)  A person who is a certified journeyperson or an uncertified 
journeyperson in the water well driller branch of the trade or employs a 
certified journeyperson or an uncertified journeyperson in that branch 
may employ 2 apprentices in that branch and 2 additional apprentices 
in that branch for each additional certified journeyperson or uncertified 
journeyperson in that branch that is employed by that person.
(3)  For the purposes of subsection (2), a person who is a certified 
journeyperson or an uncertified journeyperson in the water well driller 
branch of the trade or employs a certified journeyperson or an 
uncertified journeyperson in that branch of the trade may, instead of 
employing an apprentice in an apprenticeship program in that branch 
of the trade, employ an apprentice in an apprenticeship program in the 
earth loop technician branch of the trade to carry out any of the 
undertakings that constitute the earth loop technician branch of the 
trade.
Wages re water well driller
9(1)  With respect to the payment of wages to an apprentice in an 
apprenticeship program in the water well driller branch of the trade, a 
person shall not, subject to the Apprenticeship Program Regulation 
(AR 258/2000), pay wages to an apprentice that are less than those 
provided for under subsection (2).
(2)  Subject to the Employment Standards Code, a person employing 
an apprentice referred to in subsection (1) must pay wages to the 
apprentice that are at least equal to the following percentages of the 
wages paid to employees who are certified journeypersons or 
uncertified journeypersons in the water well driller branch of the trade:
	(a)	60% in the first period of the apprenticeship program;
	(b)	85% in the 2nd period of the apprenticeship program.
Part 3 
Earth Loop Technician Branch  
of the Trade
Trade Matters Respecting 
the Branch
Undertakings constituting the branch
10   The undertakings that constitute the earth loop technician branch 
of the trade are the designing, drilling, construction, installation, 
grouting, servicing, reconditioning and decommissioning of earth 
loops.
Tasks, activities and functions
11   When practising or otherwise carrying out work in the earth loop 
technician branch of the trade, the following tasks, activities and 
functions come within that branch of the trade:
	(a)	drilling bore fields and holes and constructing horizontal 
trenches;
	(b)	installing earth loops;
	(c)	grouting bore fields and holes;
	(d)	completing earth loop records and reports as required by the 
Government of Alberta and the ground source heat exchange 
industry;
	(e)	operating the tools of the trade;
	(f)	operating and maintaining equipment and drilling systems for 
drilling earth loops;
	(g)	heating and cutting metal using the appropriate equipment;
	(h)	identifying and applying the standards and regulations 
governing the ground source heat exchange industry;
	(i)	identifying and describing geological formations; 
	(j)	monitoring and managing natural gas in the drilling and 
completion of earth loop bore fields and holes;
	(k)	monitoring groundwater.
Apprenticeship
Term of the apprenticeship program re earth loop technician
12(1)  Subject to credit for previous training or experience being 
granted pursuant to an order of the Board, the term of an 
apprenticeship program for the earth loop technician branch of the 
trade is 2 periods of not less than 12 months each.
(2)  In the first period of the apprenticeship program an apprentice 
must acquire not less than 1800 hours of on the job training and 
successfully complete the technical training that is required or 
approved by the Board.
(3)  In the 2nd period of the apprenticeship program an apprentice 
must acquire not less than 1800 hours of on the job training and 
successfully complete the technical training that is required or 
approved by the Board.
Employment of apprentices re earth loop technician
13(1)  Where, with respect to the employment of apprentices in the 
earth loop technician branch of the trade, a person employs an 
apprentice, that employment must be carried out in accordance with 
this section.
(2)  A person who is a certified journeyperson or an uncertified 
journeyperson in the earth loop technician branch of the trade or 
employs a certified journeyperson or an uncertified journeyperson in 
that branch may employ 2 apprentices in that branch and 2 additional 
apprentices in that branch for each additional certified journeyperson 
or uncertified journeyperson in that branch that is employed by that 
person.
(3)  For the purposes of subsection (2), a person who is a certified 
journeyperson or an uncertified journeyperson in the earth loop 
technician branch of the trade or employs a certified journeyperson or 
an uncertified journeyperson in that branch of the trade may, instead of 
employing an apprentice in an apprenticeship program in that branch 
of the trade, employ an apprentice in the water well driller branch of 
the trade to carry out any of the undertakings that constitute the water 
well driller branch of the trade.
Wages re earth loop technician
14(1)  With respect to the payment of wages to an apprentice in an 
apprenticeship program in the earth loop technician branch of the 
trade, a person shall not, subject to the Apprenticeship Program 
Regulation (AR 258/2000), pay wages to an apprentice that are less 
than those provided for under subsection (2).
(2)  Subject to the Employment Standards Code, a person employing 
an apprentice referred to in subsection (1) must pay wages to the 
apprentice that are at least equal to the following percentages of the 
wages paid to employees who are certified journeypersons or 
uncertified journeypersons in the earth loop technician branch of the 
trade:
	(a)	60% in the first period of the apprenticeship program;
	(b)	85% in the 2nd period of the apprenticeship program.
Transitional Provision, Repeal and Expiry
Apprenticeship continues
15   A person who immediately prior to February 1, 2014 was an 
apprentice in an apprenticeship program under the Water Well Driller 
Trade Regulation (AR 310/2000) continues as an apprentice in that 
apprenticeship program under this Regulation.
Repeal
16   The Water Well Driller Trade Regulation (AR 310/2000) is 
repealed.
Expiry
17   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 August 31, 2019.



Alberta Regulation 95/2014
Nursing Homes Act
NURSING HOMES OPERATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 22, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Health (M.O. 24/2014) on May 6, 
2014 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 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (1):
(1.1)  The amounts set out in subsection (1) shall be increased
	(a)	on July 1 of each of 2014, 2015 and 2016 by the greater of 
3% and the percentage increase in the Alberta Consumer 
Price Index, as published by Statistics Canada, for the 
12-month period ending on February 28 of that same year, 
rounded to the nearest $0.05, and
	(b)	on July 1 of 2017 and each subsequent year after by the 
percentage increase in the Alberta Consumer Price Index, as 
published by Statistics Canada, for the 12-month period 
ending on February 28 of that same year, rounded to the 
nearest $0.05.

3   This Regulation comes into force on July 1, 2014.


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Alberta Regulation 96/2014
Forest Reserves Act
FOREST RESERVES (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE)  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 29, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 200/2014) 
on May 28, 2014 pursuant to section 7 of the Forest Reserves Act. 
1   The Forest Reserves Regulation (AR 42/2005) is 
amended by this Regulation.
2   Section 23 is amended by striking out "May 31, 2014"  and 
substituting "May 31, 2015".


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Alberta Regulation 97/2014
Employment Standards Code
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 29, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 206/2014) 
on May 28, 2014 pursuant to section 138 of the Employment Standards Code. 
1   The Employment Standards Regulation (AR 14/97) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 9 is amended
	(a)	in clause (a) by striking out "$9.95" and substituting 
"$10.20";
	(b)	in clause (a.1) by striking out "$9.05" and 
substituting "$9.20"; 
	(c)	in clause (b) by striking out "$397" and substituting 
"$406";
	(d)	in clause (c) by striking out "$1893" and substituting 
"$1937".

3   Section 12(1) is amended
	(a)	in clause (a) by striking out "$3.27" and substituting 
"$3.35";
	(b)	in clause (b) by striking out "$4.31" and substituting 
"$4.41".

4   This Regulation comes into force on September 1, 2014.



Alberta Regulation 98/2014
Alberta Capital Finance Authority Act
ALLOTMENT OF SHARES (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 29, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 215/2014) 
on May 28, 2014 pursuant to section 35 of the Alberta Capital Finance Authority Act. 
1   The Allotment of Shares Regulation (AR 15/2005) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 8 is amended by striking out "June 30, 2014" and 
substituting "June 30, 2021".


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Alberta Regulation 99/2014
Securities Act
SECURITIES AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 29, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 217/2014) 
on May 28, 2014 pursuant to section 223 of the Securities Act. 
1   The Securities Regulation (AR 115/95) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   The Schedule is amended
	(a)	in section 1
	(i)	by adding the following after clause (d):
	(d.01)	"NI 31-103" means National Instrument 31-103 
Registration Requirements, Exemptions and 
Ongoing Registrant Obligations, as amended or 
replaced from time to time;
	(ii)	by adding the following after clause (f):
	(f.1)	"registered firm" means a registered firm as 
defined by NI 31-103;
	(b)	by adding the following after section 2.1:
2.2(1)  In this section, "document" means
	(a)	a subordination agreement delivered under NI 31-103,
	(b)	interim financial information and annual financial 
statements delivered under Division 4 of Part 12 of 
NI 31-103, or
	(c)	any document required to be filed, delivered or 
otherwise provided by a registered firm either pursuant 
to the terms and conditions imposed on that firm's 
registration, or pursuant to an undertaking given by that 
firm.
(2)  A registered firm that files, delivers or otherwise provides  a 
document after the date on which the document was required to 
be filed, delivered or otherwise provided shall, concurrently with 
the filing, delivery or provision of the document, pay the 
Commission a late fee of $100 for each day that elapses between 
the date the document was required to be filed, delivered or 
otherwise provided and the date on which the document is filed, 
delivered or otherwise provided.
(3)  Notwithstanding subsection (2), the maximum late fee 
payable by a registered firm as a result of the operation of this 
section is $5000 per calendar year.
	(c)	by adding the following after section 5(2):
(3)  If a report of exempt distribution required to be filed by a 
person or company pursuant to NI 45-106 is not filed within the 
period of time prescribed by Alberta securities laws, the person 
or company shall, concurrently with the filing of the report, pay 
the Commission a late fee of $100 for each day that elapses 
between the date the report was required to be filed and the date 
on which the report is filed.
(4)  Notwithstanding subsection (3), the maximum late fee 
payable by a person or company as a result of the operation of 
this section is $5000 per calendar year.
	(d)	by repealing section 23 and substituting the 
following:
23(1)  If
	(a)	an insider report required to be filed by a person or 
company pursuant to NI 55-104 is not filed within the 
period of time prescribed by Alberta securities laws, and
	(b)	the Commission is the principal regulator under 
MI 11-102,
the person or company shall pay the Commission a late fee of 
$50 for each day that elapses between the date the report was 
required to be filed and the date on which the report is filed.
(2)  Notwithstanding subsection (1), the maximum late fee 
payable by a person or company as a result of the operation of 
this section is $1000 per issuer per calendar year.

3   This Regulation comes into force on August 1, 2014.


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Alberta Regulation 100/2014
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
ALBERTA PULSE GROWERS MARKETING PLAN  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 29, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 218/2014) 
on May 28, 2014 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 is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (f);
	(b)	by adding the following after clause (i):
	(i.01)	"director" means a director of the Commission;

3   Section 12(2) is amended by striking out "April 1, 2002 to 
July 31, 2003 during that period and after that period is".

4   Section 30 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	in clause (a)
	(A)	by striking out "commissioner" wherever it 
occurs and substituting "director";
	(B)	by striking out "commissioners" wherever it 
occurs and substituting "directors";
	(ii)	in clause (b) by striking out "president" and 
substituting "chair"; 
	(b)	by repealing subsection (3);
	(c)	in subsection (5)
	(i)	by striking out "president" and substituting 
"chair";
	(ii)	by adding "non-" before "voting".

5   Section 31(5.1) is amended by striking out 
"commissioner's" and substituting "director's".

6   Section 42(1) is amended by striking out "the secretary of 
the Commission" and substituting "the executive director of the 
Commission or the designate of the executive director".

7   Section 46 is amended by striking out "June 30, 2014" and 
substituting "June 30, 2019."

8   The following provisions are amended by striking out 
"president" wherever it occurs and substituting "chair":
section 31(4) and (5); 
section 33(2); 
section 45(1).

9   The following provisions are amended by striking out 
"vice-president" wherever it occurs and substituting 
"vice-chair":
section 31(4) and (5); 
section 33(2); 
section 45(1).

10   The following provisions are amended by striking out 
"commissioner" wherever it occurs and substituting "director":
section 31; 
section 32; 
section 33(1); 
section 34(3) and (4); 
section 38(1).

11   The following provisions are amended by striking out 
"commissioners" wherever it occurs and substituting 
"directors":
section 1(b) and (r); 
section 8(g); 
section 15; 
section 31(1); 
section 33; 
section 34(1); 
section 45(1).

12   The Schedule is amended
	(a)	in section 1 
	(i)	by repealing clause (a);
	(ii)	in clause (b) by striking out "No. 4";
	(iii)	by repealing clauses (e) and (k);
	(iv)	in clause (p) by striking out "(a)" and 
substituting "(b)".
	(b)	in section 2
	(i)	by repealing clauses (b), (c) and (f);
	(ii)	by repealing clause (i) and substituting the 
following:
	(i)	Rocky View County;
	(iii)	by adding the following after clause (o.1):
	(o.11)	Vulcan County;
	(o.12)	Wheatland County;
	(o.13)	Municipal District of Foothills No. 31;
	(c)	in section 3
	(i)	by repealing clause (a) and substituting the 
following:
	(a)	Thorhild County;
	(ii)	by repealing clause (c) and substituting the 
following:
	(c)	Athabasca County;
	(iii)	by repealing clauses (i) and (n);
	(iv)	in clause (n.1) by adding "National Park" after 
"Jasper";
	(v)	by adding the following after clause (n.2):
	(n.3)	County of Wetaskiwin No. 10;
	(vi)	in clause (o) by striking out "(n.2)" and 
substituting "(n.3)";
	(d)	in section 4
	(i)	by repealing clause (e) and substituting the 
following:
	(e)	County of Northern Lights;
	(ii)	by adding the following after clause (m):
	(m.1)	Municipal District of Opportunity No. 17;
	(m.2)	Municipal District of Lesser Slave River No. 124;
	(iii)	in clause (n) by striking out "(m)" and 
substituting "(m.2)";
	(e)	in section 5
	(i)	by adding the following after clause (m.3):
	(m.4)	County of Stettler No. 6;
	(m.5)	County of Paintearth No. 18;
	(ii)	in clause (n) by striking out "(m.3)" and 
substituting "(m.5)".


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Alberta Regulation 101/2014
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
ALFALFA SEED PLAN AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 29, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 219/2014) 
on May 28, 2014 pursuant to section 23 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products 
Act. 
1   The Alfalfa Seed Plan Regulation (AR 181/2009) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended 
	(a)	by adding the following after clause (b.2):
	(b.3)	"board" means the board of directors established under 
section 13;
	(b)	by repealing clause (d).

3   Section 6(1)(a)(ii) is amended by striking out "Commission 
members" and substituting "directors".

4   Section 7 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Financing of Plan
7   The Plan is to be financed 
	(a)	by the collection of a refundable service charge, and
	(b)	by any other money payable to or received or accrued by the 
Commission.

5   Section 8 is amended 
	(a)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	by adding "of all eligible producers in Alberta" 
before "at least";
	(ii)	by adding "crop" before "year";
	(b)	in subsection (2)(b) by striking out "Commission's 
members" and substituting "directors".

6   Section 11(1) and (3) are repealed.

7   The heading preceding section 13 is amended by 
striking out "Commission Members" and substituting 
"Board of Directors".

8   Section 13 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1) 
	(i)	by striking out "consist a" and substituting "have 
a board of directors consisting of";
	(ii)	by striking out "members" and substituting 
"directors". 
	(b)	in subsection (2) by striking out "Commission" and 
substituting "board";
	(c)	by adding the following after subsection (2):
(3)  Quorum at a board meeting is a majority of the directors who 
were elected to office at the time of the meeting.
(4)  Despite subsection (3), quorum for the purposes of filling a 
vacancy on the board is a majority of the directors holding office 
at the time of the meeting or 3 directors, whichever is greater.

9   Section 14 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Removal of director
14(1)  The board may remove a director from office if that director 
fails to attend 3 consecutive board meetings.
(2)  The director subject to removal is not entitled to a vote on the 
matter of that director's removal from the board.
(3)  The board may, on a motion passed by 3/4 of the directors 
currently in office at a board meeting, remove a director from office 
if the director fails to abide by any of the board's policies, 
administrative directives or orders.

10   Section 15(2) is amended by striking out "Commission" 
and substituting "board".

11   Section 16(1) is amended 
	(a)	by striking out "Commission member" and substituting 
"director";
	(b)	by striking out "member's" and substituting 
"director's";
	(c)	by striking out "the Commission" and substituting "the 
board".

12   Section 17 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	by striking out "Commission member" and 
substituting "director";
	(ii)	in clause (b) by striking out "member" and 
substituting "director";
	(b)	by repealing subsection (2).

13   Subsection 18 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1) by striking out "Commission 
member" and substituting "director";
	(b)	in subsection (2) 
	(i)	by striking out "Commission" and substituting 
"board";
	(ii)	by striking out "that that" and substituting "that".
	(c)	in subsection (3) by striking out "Commission" and 
substituting "board".

14   Subsection 19(1) is amended by striking out "members of 
the Commission" and substituting "directors".

15   The following is added after section 24:
Failure to elect
24.1   Where the registered producers at an annual commission 
meeting fail to elect directors, the board may, subject to section 16, 
appoint to the vacant positions registered producers who are eligible 
to hold those positions, and on being appointed to such a position a 
registered producer holds it as if elected to the position.
Term of office re national or industry group or association
24.2   Notwithstanding section 18(3), a director, with the approval 
of Council, may be elected to serve an additional consecutive term in 
order to enable the Commission to fulfil its commitments to a 
national or industry group or association of which the Commission is 
a member.

16   Section 26(5) is amended by striking out " the 
Commission" and substituting "the board".

17   Section 27 is amended by striking out "July 31, 2014" and 
substituting "July 31, 2019".


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Alberta Regulation 102/2014
Municipal Government Act
CAPITAL REGION ASSESSMENT SERVICES COMMISSION 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 29, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 221/2014) 
on May 28, 2014 pursuant to section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The Capital Region Assessment Services Commission 
Regulation (AR 77/96) is amended by this Regulation.

2   The Schedule is amended by adding the following after 
clause (a):
	(a.1)	Summer Village of Betula Beach


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Alberta Regulation 103/2014
Safety Codes Act
PRESSURE WELDERS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 29, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 222/2014) 
on May 28, 2014 pursuant to section 65 of the Safety Codes Act. 
1   The Pressure Welders Regulation (AR 169/2002) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended 
	(a)	in clause (d) by adding ", pressure tack welder" after 
"pressure welder";
	(b)	by adding the following after clause (e):
	(e.1)	"pressure tack welder" means a person who holds a 
Pressure Tack Welder Certificate of Competency issued 
pursuant to this Regulation;
	(c)	by adding the following after clause (i):
	(j)	"welding examiner in training" means a person who 
holds a Welding Examiner in Training Certificate of 
Competency issued pursuant to this Regulation.

3   Section 3 is amended 
	(a)	in subsection (1) 
	(i)	by adding the following after clause (c):
	(c.1)	Pressure Tack Welder Certificate of Competency;
	(ii)	by adding the following after clause (d):
	(e)	Welding Examiner in Training Certificate of 
Competency;
	(b)	in subsection (4) by adding "mechanized and" before 
"automatic" wherever it occurs;
	(c)	by adding the following after subsection (4):
(4.1)  A Pressure Tack Welder Certificate of Competency 
permits the holder to engage in pressure tack welding subject 
to the limitations prescribed in this Regulation and described 
on the performance qualification card held by the holder.
	(d)	in subsection (5) by adding "and issue performance 
qualification cards" after "tests";
	(e)	by adding the following after subsection (5):
(6)  A Welding Examiner in Training Certificate of 
Competency authorizes the holder to conduct performance 
qualification tests on behalf of a testing organization while 
employed by that testing organization and while working under 
the direction of the holder of a Welding Examiner Certificate 
of Competency who is employed by the same testing 
organization.
(7)  The holder of a Welding Examiner in Training Certificate 
of Competency may not sign performance qualification cards.

4   Section 6 is amended
	(a)	in clause (i) by striking out "examiner who conducted" 
and substituting "welding examiner responsible for";
	(b)	by repealing clauses (k) and (l) and substituting the 
following:
	(k)	the backing requirements for which the holder of the 
card is permitted to weld, and
	(l)	the backing gas requirements for which the holder of the 
card is permitted to weld.

5   Section 7 is amended by adding ", pressure tack welder" 
after "pressure welder".

6   Section 8 is amended 
	(a)	in subsection (4) by striking out "3 years" and 
substituting "36 months";
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (4):
(4.1)  A Welding Examiner in Training Certificate of 
Competency expires 36 months after the date it is issued.
	(c)	by repealing subsection (8) and substituting the 
following:
(8)  The expiry date of a performance qualification card issued 
to an employee of an organization authorized under the Act to 
manufacture boilers, pressure vessels or pressure piping 
systems with respect to a Grade B Pressure Welder Certificate 
of Competency, Pressure Tack Welder Certificate of 
Competency or Machine Welding Operator Certificate of 
Competency may be extended by 6-month periods while the 
employee is employed by the organization if
	(a)	the organization is the testing organization that 
conducted the employee's performance qualification 
test,
	(b)	the organization maintains performance qualification 
records in accordance with the current ASME Boiler 
and Pressure Vessel Code, Section IX Welding and 
Brazing Qualifications, declared in force under the Act,
	(c)	the employee is continuously employed by the 
organization,
	(d)	the organization's examiner makes qualification entries 
on the performance qualification card, and
	(e)	the organization demonstrates to the satisfaction of a 
safety codes officer that this subsection is complied 
with, in accordance with the organization's quality 
management system.

7   Section 10(2) and (3) are amended by adding "or a testing 
organization" after "prospective employer" wherever it occurs.

8   Section 12(2) is amended by striking out "10 working days" 
and substituting "30 working days".

9   The following is added after section 14:
Pressure tack welder certificate examination
14.1(1)  A Pressure Tack Welder Certificate of Competency 
examination consists of an examination conducted by a safety codes 
officer.
(2)  To qualify to take a Pressure Tack Welder Certificate of 
Competency examination, a candidate must be
	(a)	a welder apprentice, or 
	(b)	a journeyman boilermaker, a journeyman 
steamfitter-pipefitter, a journeyman structural steel and plate 
fitter or a journeyman welder who has a journeyman trade 
certificate issued under the Apprenticeship and Industry 
Training Act.
(3)  To qualify to take a Pressure Tack Welder Certificate of 
Competency examination, a candidate's employer or prospective 
employer or a testing organization must apply on the candidate's 
behalf to a safety codes officer at least 7 days before the examination 
on a form satisfactory to the Administrator. 
Pressure tack welder certificate
14.2   Pursuant to section 42 of the Act, a Pressure Tack Welder 
Certificate of Competency may be issued to a welder apprentice, 
journeyman boilermaker, journeyman steamfitter-pipefitter, 
journeyman structural steel and plate fitter or journeyman welder 
who deposits only tack welds, if
	(a)	the employer of the welder apprentice, journeyman 
boilermaker, journeyman steamfitter-pipefitter, journeyman 
structural steel and plate fitter or journeyman welder has 
included in the employer's quality management system 
registered under the Act the processes for managing the 
supervision and development of individuals performing tack 
welding, and
	(b)	the welder apprentice, journeyman boilermaker, journeyman 
steamfitter-pipefitter, journeyman structural steel and plate 
fitter or journeyman welder passes a Pressure Tack Welder 
Certificate of Competency examination. 

10   The following is added after section 15:
Welding examiner in training certification
15.1(1)  Pursuant to section 42 of the Act, a Welding Examiner in 
Training Certificate of Competency may be issued to a person if 
	(a)	the person meets the qualifications required by the Safety 
Codes Council in the Council's welding examiner syllabus, 
as amended from time to time, and
	(b)	the person applies to the Administrator on a form satisfactory 
to the Administrator.

11   Section 18(1)(b) is amended by adding "Pressure Tack 
Welder Certificate of Competency, a" before "Pressure Welder".

12   Section 19 is amended by striking out "a pressure welder" 
and substituting "a pressure tack welder, pressure welder".

13   Section 20 is amended
	(a)	by striking out "Grade C Pressure Welder Certificate of 
Competency or" wherever it occurs and substituting 
"Grade C Pressure Welder Certificate of Competency,";
	(b)	by adding "or a Pressure Tack Welder Certificate of 
Competency" after "Operator Certificate of Competency" 
wherever it occurs.

14   Section 21(1) is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (a) and substituting the 
following:
	(a)	the test records, facilities and procedures and the 
qualifications of the testing personnel are detailed in a 
quality management system that is satisfactory to the 
Administrator,
	(b)	in clause (d) by striking out "on or after October 1, 
2003".

15  Section 22(a) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
	(a)	review a testing organization's quality management system, 
test records, procedures, personnel responsibilities and 
personnel qualifications, and

16   Section 23 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (3):
(4)  For greater certainty, this section does not apply in respect of 
pressure tack welders.

17   Section 25 is amended by striking out "May 31, 2014" 
and substituting "May 31, 2020".

18   This Regulation, except section 17, comes into force on 
October 1, 2014.


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Alberta Regulation 104/2014
Stray Animals Act
STRAY ANIMALS DELEGATION (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 30, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development 
(M.O. 013/2014) on May 13, 2014 pursuant to section 27(1) of the Stray Animals 
Act. 
1   The Stray Animals Delegation Regulation (AR 206/2008) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 22 is amended by striking out "June 30, 2014" and 
substituting "June 30, 2017".