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Alberta Regulation 208/2014
Traffic Safety Act
DRIVERS' HOURS OF SERVICE (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 4, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Transportation (M.O. 27/14) on 
October 23, 2014 pursuant to section 156 of the Traffic Safety Act. 
1   The Drivers' Hours of Service Regulation (AR 317/2002) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 22 is amended by striking out "January 1, 2015" 
and substituting "March 15, 2018".


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Alberta Regulation 209/2014
Alberta Corporate Tax Act
ALBERTA CORPORATE TAX (QUALIFYING ENVIRONMENTAL TRUSTS) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 5, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 444/2014) 
on December 4, 2014 pursuant to section 56 of the Alberta Corporate Tax Act. 
1   The Alberta Corporate Tax Regulation (AR 119/2008) is 
amended by this Regulation. 

2   The following is added after section 5.1: 
Qualifying environmental trusts and  
Alberta QET tax credits
5.2 (1)  If the Government of Canada has agreed to administer the 
tax imposed by section 25.1(1) of the Act, the provisions of Part 
XII.4 of the federal Act, other than subsections 211.6(1) and (2), 
apply instead of Part 8 of the Act for the purposes of section 25.1(2) 
of the Act.
(2)  A corporation entitled to a tax credit under section 26.92(1) of 
the Act may deduct from its tax otherwise payable under the Act for 
a taxation year an amount not exceeding the lesser of
	(a)	the corporation's Alberta QET tax credit for the particular 
year, and
	(b)	the corporation's tax otherwise payable under the Act for the 
particular year.
(3)  The amount deducted under subsection (2) is deemed to have 
been paid on account of the corporation's tax payable under the Act 
for the particular year on the corporation's balance-due day for the 
particular year.
(4)  For the purposes of section 26.92(3) of the Act, the amount by 
which a corporation's Alberta QET tax credit for the particular year 
exceeds the amount referred to in subsection (2)(b)
	(a)	may be applied by the Provincial Minister to pay any tax, 
interest or penalty owing by the corporation for that or any 
taxation year pursuant to the Act, or any other amount owing 
to the Crown in right of Alberta, and the part of the amount 
not so applied shall be paid to the corporation,  and
	(b)	is deemed to have been paid by the corporation on the later of 
the corporation's balance-due day for the particular year and 
the day on which the corporation's application for the 
Alberta QET tax credit was received by the Provincial 
Minister.
(5)  Subject to subsection (6), for the purposes of section 26.92(4) of 
the Act, a corporation entitled to a tax credit under section 26.92(1) 
of the Act applies for the Alberta QET tax credit by making a claim 
for the Alberta QET tax credit in its return for the particular year in 
accordance with Part 8 of the Act.
(6)  For the purposes of section 26.92(4) of the Act, a corporation 
that applies for the Alberta QET tax credit shall submit to the 
Provincial Minister a letter or statement from each qualifying 
environmental trust of which the corporation is a beneficiary, 
specifying as applicable in respect of the last taxation year of the 
qualifying environmental trust,
	(a)	the income subject to tax as reported by the qualifying 
environmental trust for federal income tax purposes pursuant 
to subsection 211.6(3) of the federal Act and the Alberta tax 
paid on that income pursuant to section 25.1(1) of the Act 
and subsection 211.6(4) of the federal Act, and
	(b)	the corporation's share of the income subject to tax and the 
corporation's share of the Alberta tax on that income.


Alberta Regulation 210/2014
Teachers' Pension Plans Act
TEACHERS' PENSION PLANS (LEGISLATIVE PROVISIONS) 
(BOARD MEMBERSHIP INCREASE) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 5, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 446/2014) 
on December 4, 2014 pursuant to sections 5 and 23 of the Teachers' Pension Plans 
Act. 
1   The Teachers' Pension Plans (Legislative Provisions) 
Regulation (AR 204/95) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 2(1) is amended by striking out "is 3" and 
substituting "is 4".

3   Section 3(2) is amended by striking out "5" and 
substituting "7".


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Alberta Regulation 211/2014
Unclaimed Personal Property and Vested Property Act
GENERAL AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 5, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 447/2014) 
on December 4, 2014 pursuant to section 64 of the Unclaimed Personal Property and 
Vested Property Act. 
1   The General Regulation (AR 104/2008) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   Section 6(2)(c) and (c.1) are repealed and the following is 
substituted:
	(c)	subject to clause (d), for a security or any other equity 
interest in a business organization, the later of
	(i)	7 years after the earlier of the date of the first
	(A)	dividend, share split or other distribution that was 
unclaimed by the apparent owner, and
	(B)	event or action that the apparent owner did not 
respond to or complete as required,
			and
	(ii)	one year after the date specified by the Minister for the 
purposes of this clause;
	(c.1)	for the contents of a safety deposit box, the later of
	(i)	7 years after the date of the last indication by the 
apparent owner of interest in the contents of the safety 
deposit box, and
	(ii)	one year after the date specified by the Minister for the 
purposes of this clause;


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Alberta Regulation 212/2014
Guarantees Acknowledgment Act
GUARANTEES ACKNOWLEDGMENT FORMS 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 5, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 448/2014) 
on December 4, 2014 pursuant to section 7 of the Guarantees Acknowledgment Act. 
1   The Guarantees Acknowledgment Forms Regulation 
(AR 66/2003) is amended by this Regulation.

2   The Schedule is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Schedule 
 
Form 
 
Guarantees Acknowledgment Act 
(Section 3)
CERTIFICATE
I HEREBY CERTIFY THAT: 
1         (guarantor's name)     , the guarantor in the guarantee 
dated              made between __________ and __________, which this 
certificate is attached to or noted on, appeared in person before me and 
acknowledged that he/she had executed the guarantee.
2   I satisfied myself by examination of the guarantor that he/she is 
aware of the contents of the guarantee and understands it.
CERTIFIED by       (print name)     	, Barrister and Solicitor at the _______ 
of ________, in the Province of Alberta, this _____ day of ______ , 20__. 
	 
                         Signature
STATEMENT OF GUARANTOR
I am the person named in this certificate.
________________________ 
   Signature of Guarantor

3   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into 
force of the Notaries and Commissioners Act.


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Alberta Regulation 213/2014
Judgment Interest Act
JUDGMENT INTEREST AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 5, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 449/2014) 
on December 4, 2014 pursuant to section 4 of the Judgment Interest Act. 
1   The Judgment Interest Regulation (AR 215/2011) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended by adding the following after 
clause (v):
	(w)	the interest rate from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015 
is prescribed at 1.05% per year.


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Alberta Regulation 214/2014
Dairy Industry Act
DAIRY INDUSTRY AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 5, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 469/2014) 
on December 4, 2014 pursuant to section 39 of the Dairy Industry Act. 
1   The Dairy Industry Regulation (AR 139/99) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   Section 82 is amended by striking out "January 31, 2015" 
and substituting "January 31, 2017".


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Alberta Regulation 215/2014
Farm Implement Act
FARM IMPLEMENT (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 5, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 470/2014) 
on December 4, 2014 pursuant to section 30 of the Farm Implement Act. 
1   The Farm Implement Regulation (AR 204/83) is amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Section 10 is amended by striking out "March 31, 2015" and 
substituting "March 31, 2016".



Alberta Regulation 216/2014
Fur Farms Act
FUR FARMS (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE)  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 5, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 471/2014) 
on December 4, 2014 pursuant to section 18 of the Fur Farms Act. 
1   The Fur Farms Regulation (AR 299/96) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is amended by striking out "March 31, 2015" and 
substituting "March 31, 2020".


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Alberta Regulation 217/2014
Government Organization Act
DESIGNATION AND TRANSFER OF RESPONSIBILITY 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 5, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 472/2014) 
on December 4, 2014 pursuant to sections 16, 17 and 18 of the Government 
Organization Act. 
1   The Designation and Transfer of Responsibility 
Regulation (AR 80/2012) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 8(1.01)(a) is repealed.

3   Section 9 is amended 
	(a)	in subsection (1) by adding the following after 
clause (ff):
	(ff.1)	Supportive Living Accommodation Licensing Act;
	(b)	by repealing subsection (3.1) and substituting the 
following:
(3.1)  The powers, duties and functions of the Minister in the 
Health Grants Regulation (AR 146/2002) are transferred to the 
common responsibility of the Minister of Health and the Minister 
of Seniors.
	(c)	by repealing subsections (5) to (8) and substituting 
the following:
(5)  Notwithstanding section 14.1(2), the responsibility for that 
part of the public service associated with the parts of the 
appropriation transferred under subsection (6) is transferred to 
the Minister of Health.
(6)  Notwithstanding section 14.1(3), the responsibility for the 
administration of the unexpended balance of the following parts 
of the 2014-15 Government appropriation for Health is 
transferred from the Minister of Seniors to the Minister of 
Health:
	(a)	element 15.3, Supportive Living Accommodations 
Licensing and Monitoring, of program 15, Seniors 
Services;
	(b)	the portions of program 1, Ministry Support Services, 
related to the part of the appropriation transferred under 
clause (a).

4   Section 14 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (5):
(5.1)  The powers, duties and functions of the Minister in the 
Municipal Affairs Grants Regulation (AR 123/2000) are transferred 
to the responsibility of the Minister of  Municipal Affairs.

5   Section 14.1 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	in clause (d) by adding ", except sections 2, 5 and 
6" after "Act";
	(ii)	by repealing clause (f);
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (1):
(1.1)  The responsibility for sections 2, 5 and 6 of the Seniors 
Benefit Act is transferred to the common responsibility of the 
Minister of Seniors and the Minister of Health.
(1.2)  The powers, duties and functions of the Minister in 
sections 8.3, 8.4 and 10 of the Seniors Benefit Act General 
Regulation (AR 213/94) are transferred to the common 
responsibility of the Minister of Seniors and the Minister of 
Health.
	(c)	in subsection (3) 
	(i)	by adding the following after clause (b):
	(b.1)	element 19.5, Affordable Supportive Living 
Initiative, of program 19, Infrastructure Support;
	(ii)	in clause (c) by striking out "and (b)" and 
substituting ", (b) and (b.1)".
	(d)	by repealing subsection (5).

6   Section 18 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (7):
(8)  The responsibility for the administration of the Regulatory 
Review Secretariat is transferred to the President of Treasury Board 
and Minister of Finance. 
(9)  The responsibility for that part of the public service responsible 
for administering the Regulatory Review Secretariat is transferred to 
the President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance. 
(10)  The responsibility for the administration of the unexpended 
balance of element 1.1, Office of the Premier / Executive Council, of 
program 1, Office of the Premier / Executive Council, related to the 
Regulatory Review Secretariat, of the 2014-15 Government 
appropriation for Executive Council is transferred to the President of 
Treasury Board and Minister of Finance.


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Alberta Regulation 218/2014
Municipal Government Act
WELL DRILLING EQUIPMENT TAX RATE REGULATION
Filed: December 9, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. L:166/14) 
on December 2, 2014 pursuant to section 390 of the Municipal Government Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Calculation of tax for 2015
	2	Calculation of tax for 2016
	3	Calculation of tax for 2017
	4	Calculation of tax for 2018
	5	Calculation of tax for 2019
	6	Expiry
	7	Coming into force
Calculation of tax for 2015
1   The tax under Division 6 of Part 10 of the Municipal Government 
Act must be calculated in 2015 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.
Calculation of tax for 2016
2   The tax under Division 6 of Part 10 of the Municipal Government 
Act must be calculated in 2016 as follows:
	(a)	if the depth of the well is less than or equal to 500 metres, the 
minimum tax is $780;
	(b)	if the depth of the well is more than 500 metres but not more 
than 1000 metres, $780 plus $2.00 for each metre of depth 
exceeding 500 metres;
	(c)	if the depth of the well is more than 1000 metres, $1780 plus 
$4.00 for each metre of depth exceeding 1000 metres.
Calculation of tax for 2017
3   The tax under Division 6 of Part 10 of the Municipal Government 
Act must be calculated in 2017 as follows:
	(a)	if the depth of the well is less than or equal to 500 metres, the 
minimum tax is $798;
	(b)	if the depth of the well is more than 500 metres but not more 
than 1000 metres, $798 plus $2.05 for each metre of depth 
exceeding 500 metres;
	(c)	if the depth of the well is more than 1000 metres, $1820 plus 
$4.09 for each metre of depth exceeding 1000 metres.
Calculation of tax for 2018
4   The tax under Division 6 of Part 10 of the Municipal Government 
Act must be calculated in 2018 as follows:
	(a)	if the depth of the well is less than or equal to 500 metres, the 
minimum tax is $816;
	(b)	if the depth of the well is more than 500 metres but not more 
than 1000 metres, $816 plus $2.09 for each metre of depth 
exceeding 500 metres;
	(c)	if the depth of the well is more than 1000 metres, $1862 plus 
$4.19 for each metre of depth exceeding 1000 metres.
Calculation of tax for 2019
5   The tax under Division 6 of Part 10 of the Municipal Government 
Act must be calculated in 2019 as follows:
	(a)	if the depth of the well is less than or equal to 500 metres, the 
minimum tax is $835;
	(b)	if the depth of the well is more than 500 metres but not more 
than 1000 metres, $835 plus $2.14 for each metre of depth 
exceeding 500 metres;
	(c)	if the depth of the well is more than 1000 metres, $1905 plus 
$4.28 for each metre of depth exceeding 1000 metres.
Expiry
6   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, 2019.
Coming into force
7   This Regulation comes into force on January 1, 2015.


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Alberta Regulation 219/2014
Notaries and Commissioners Act
COMMISSIONERS FOR OATHS REGULATION
Filed: December 10, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Justice and Solicitor General 
(M.O. J 51/2014) on December 10, 2014 pursuant to section 24 of the Notaries and 
Commissioners Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Expiry of appointment
	2	Code of conduct
	3	Directives governing the duties and conduct of commissioners
	4	Applications
	5	Fees
	6	Written directions and notices
	7	Records and information
	8	Repeal
	9	Expiry
	10	Coming into force 
 
Schedule
Expiry of appointment
1   Unless revoked, an appointment under Part 2 of the Act expires on 
the 3rd anniversary of the commissioner for oaths' birthday after the 
date of his or her appointment.
Code of conduct
2   The code of conduct referred to in section 18(1) of the Act is set out 
in the Schedule.
Directives governing the duties and conduct of commissioners
3   A directive referred to in section 18(2) of the Act must be published 
in the form and manner determined by the Minister.
Applications
4(1)  The application referred to in section 20 of the Act shall be 
submitted in a form and manner satisfactory to the Minister.
(2)  The application shall be supported by an affidavit satisfactory to 
the Minister, if the Minister so requires.
Fees
5(1)  Subject to subsection (2), the fee payable for an appointment 
under Part 2 of the Act is $50.
(2)  No fee is payable under subsection (1) for an appointment as 
commissioner for oaths for the purposes of employment with
	(a)	the Government of Alberta or Canada or an agency of either,
	(b)	the Metis Settlements General Council or a Metis settlement, 
or
	(c)	a municipality.
Written directions and notices 
6(1)  A written direction issued to a commissioner for oaths under 
section 22 of the Act must be sent to the last known address or e-mail 
address of that individual. 
(2)  The refusal of an application or a notice of the suspension or 
revocation of an appointment referred to in section 23 of the Act must 
be 
	(a)	provided in writing, and
	(b)	sent to the applicant or commissioner for oaths at that 
individual's last known address or e-mail address.
Records and information
7(1)  For the purposes of section 24(e) of the Act, the Minister may 
collect, use and disclose information, including personal information, 
for the purposes of
	(a)	confirming that a commissioner for oaths has an office or 
status referred to in section 16(1) or (2) of the Act, 
	(b)	authenticating a commissioner for oaths' signature, 
	(c)	considering and approving applications, issuing written 
directions or suspending or revoking appointments under Part 
2 of the Act and providing, publishing or issuing notices of 
suspensions or revocations, and
	(d)	any other purpose required for the administration of the Act.
(2)  The Minister may collect, use or disclose information referred to in 
this section indirectly, without the consent of the commissioner for 
oaths to which the information relates.
Repeal
8   The Commissioners for Oaths Fee Regulation (AR 65/2003) is 
repealed.
Expiry
9   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 April 30, 2024.
Coming into force
10   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into force of the 
Notaries and Commissioners Act.
Schedule
Code of Conduct for  
Commissioners for Oaths
1   A commissioner for oaths must
	(a)	discharge all of the commissioner for oaths' responsibilities 
with honesty, dignity and integrity;
	(b)	treat all persons fairly, courteously and with respect;
	(c)	provide services in a professional, ethical and responsible 
manner;
	(d)	comply with the terms and conditions of the commissioner 
for oaths' appointment;
	(e)	comply with 
	(i)	the Notaries and Commissioners Act,
	(ii)	the applicable regulations under the Notaries and 
Commissioners Act,
	(iii)	any other law or directives that govern the conduct of 
commissioners for oaths in the discharge of their 
responsibilities, and
	(iv)	any direction issued to the commissioner for oaths 
under section 22 of the Act;
	(f)	act in a manner that maintains and upholds the honour and 
reputation of the office of commissioner for oaths;
	(g)	maintain up-to-date knowledge on the law and directives 
governing the duties and conduct of commissioners for oaths;
	(h)	hold in strict confidence all information of a confidential 
nature that comes to the commissioner for oaths' knowledge, 
except as is required to perform the services of the 
commissioner for oaths or as otherwise required by law.
2  A commissioner for oaths must not 
	(a)	mislead or attempt to mislead anyone in the discharge of the 
commissioner for oaths' responsibilities;
	(b)	commission or participate in the preparation or delivery of 
any document that is false, incomplete, misleading, deceptive 
or fraudulent;
	(c)	commission or participate in the preparation or delivery of 
any document that 
	(i)	has the appearance of being validly issued by a court or 
other legitimate authority but is not, 
	(ii)	is intended to or has the effect of deceiving any person, 
or
	(iii)	otherwise is lacking valid legal effect.


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Alberta Regulation 220/2014
Notaries and Commissioners Act
NOTARIES PUBLIC REGULATION
Filed: December 10, 2014
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Justice and Solicitor General 
(M.O. J 52/2014) on December 10, 2014 pursuant to section 13 of the Notaries and 
Commissioners Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Expiry of appointment
	2	Code of conduct
	3	Directives governing the duties and conduct of notaries public
	4	Applications
	5	Fees
	6	Written directions and notices
	7	Records and information
	8	Repeal
	9	Expiry
	10	Coming into force 
 
Schedule
Expiry of appointment
1   Unless revoked, an appointment under Part 1 of the Act expires 2 
years after December 31 of the year in which the appointment was 
made.
Code of conduct
2   The code of conduct referred to in section 6(1) of the Act is set out 
in the Schedule.
Directives governing the duties and conduct of notaries public
3   A directive referred to in section 6(2) of the Act must be published 
in the form and manner determined by the Minister.
Applications
4(1)  The application referred to in section 8 of the Act shall be 
submitted in a form and manner satisfactory to the Minister.
(2)  The application shall be supported by an affidavit satisfactory to 
the Minister, if the Minister so requires.
Fees
5(1)  Subject to subsection (2), the fee payable for an appointment 
under Part 1 of the Act is $75.
(2)  No fee is payable under subsection (1) for an appointment as a 
notary public for the purpose of employment with
	(a)	the Government of Alberta or Canada or an agency of either, 
or
	(b)	a police service.
Written directions and notices
6(1)  A written direction issued to a notary public under section 10 of 
the Act must be sent to the last known address or e-mail address of that 
individual. 
(2)  The refusal of an application or a notice of the suspension or 
revocation of an appointment referred to in section 11 of the Act must 
be 
	(a)	provided in writing, and
	(b)	sent to the applicant or notary public at that individual's last 
known address or e-mail address.
Records and information
7(1)  For the purposes of section 13(f) of the Act, the Minister may 
collect, use and disclose information, including personal information, 
for the purposes of
	(a)	confirming that a notary public has an office or status 
referred to in section 16(1) or (2) of the Act,
	(b)	authenticating a notary public's signature, 
	(c)	considering and approving applications, issuing written 
directions or suspending or revoking appointments under Part 
1 of the Act and providing, publishing or issuing notices of 
suspensions or revocations, and
	(d)	any other purpose required for the administration of the Act.
(2)  The Minister or the Notary Public Advisory Committee may 
collect, use or disclose information referred to in this section 
indirectly, without the consent of the notary public to which the 
information relates.
Repeal
8   The Notaries Public Regulation (AR 68/2003) is repealed.
Expiry
9   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 April 30, 2024.
Coming into force
10  This Regulation comes into force on the coming into force of the 
Notaries and Commissioners Act.
Schedule 
 
Code of Conduct for Notaries Public
1   A notary public must
	(a)	discharge all of the notary public's responsibilities with 
honesty, dignity and integrity;
	(b)	treat all persons fairly, courteously and with respect;
	(c)	provide services in a professional, ethical and responsible 
manner;
	(d)	comply with the terms and conditions of the notary public's 
appointment;
	(e)	comply with 
	(i)	the Notaries and Commissioners Act,
	(ii)	the applicable regulations under the Notaries and 
Commissioners Act,
	(iii)	any other law or directives that govern the conduct of 
notaries public in the discharge of their responsibilities, 
and
	(iv)	any direction issued to the notary public under section 
10 of the Act;
	(f)	act in a manner that maintains and upholds the honour and 
reputation of the office of notary public;
	(g)	maintain up-to-date knowledge on the law and directives 
governing the duties and conduct of notaries public;
	(h)	hold in strict confidence all information of a confidential 
nature that comes to the notary public's knowledge, except as 
is required to perform the services of the notary public or as 
otherwise required by law.
2   A notary public must not 
	(a)	mislead or attempt to mislead anyone in the discharge of the 
notary public's responsibilities;
	(b)	notarize or participate in the preparation or delivery of any 
document that is false, incomplete, misleading, deceptive or 
fraudulent;
	(c)	notarize or participate in the preparation or delivery of any 
document that 
	(i)	has the appearance of being validly issued by a court or 
other legitimate authority but is not, 
	(ii)	is intended to or has the effect of deceiving any person, 
or
	(iii)	is otherwise lacking valid legal effect.