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Alberta Regulation 18/2015
Responsible Energy Development Act
SPECIFIED ENACTMENTS (JURISDICTION) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 20, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 036/2015) 
on February 20, 2015 pursuant to section 26 of the Responsible Energy Development 
Act. 
1   The Specified Enactments (Jurisdiction) Regulation 
(AR 201/2013) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 19 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (4) by adding the following after 
clause (d):
	(d.1)	section 233(1) is to be read as if 
	(i)	the following were added after clause (d):
	(e)	an official of the Alberta Energy Regulator;
	(ii)	"or designated officer" were struck out wherever it 
occurs and ", designated officer or official of the 
Alberta Energy Regulator" were substituted;
	(b)	by repealing subsection (9)(a) and substituting the 
following:
	(a)	section 15 is to be read as if subsection (1) were 
repealed and the following were substituted:
15(1)  No person shall knowingly import any hazardous 
waste into Alberta for the purposes of storage for a period 
exceeding 30 days without first obtaining written 
authorization
	(a)	from the Alberta Energy Regulator for importation 
of oilfield waste to an oilfield waste management 
facility, or
	(b)	from the Minister for all other importation of 
hazardous waste.
	(a.1)	section 21 is to be read as if it were repealed and the 
following were substituted:
21   No person shall import hazardous recyclables into Alberta 
without first obtaining written authorization
	(a)	from the Alberta Energy Regulator for importation to an 
oilfield waste management facility, or
	(b)	from the Minister for all other importation of hazardous 
recyclables.
	(c)	in subsection (10)
	(i)	by repealing clause (e);
	(ii)	by adding the following before clause (f):
	(e.1)	section 147(1) is to be read as if
	(i)	in clause (b), "agency, or" were struck out 
and "agency," were substituted,
	(ii)	in clause (c), "authority," were struck out and 
"authority, or" were substituted,
	(iii)	the following were added after clause (c):
	(d)	an official of the Alberta Energy 
Regulator,
					and
	(iv)	"designated officer or director" were struck 
out wherever it occurs and "designated 
officer, director or official of the Alberta 
Energy Regulator" were substituted.

3   The following is added after section 19:
Reference to specified enactment provision
19.1   Where a provision modified by section 19 is referred to in a 
Schedule to this Regulation, the provision referred to in the Schedule 
is to be read as modified by section 19.

4   Schedule 1 is amended in section 2(a) by striking out 
"68(1)" and substituting "68".

5   Schedule 2 is amended
	(a)	in section 1
	(i)	by repealing clauses (d) and (e) and 
substituting the following:
	(d)	Division 2 of Part 8;
	(e)	sections 169 to 175;
	(ii)	by repealing clause (f) and substituting the 
following:
	(f)	section 247(1);
	(b)	in section 2
	(i)	by repealing clause (b) and substituting the 
following:
	(b)	item (b)(i) and (ii) listed in Part 2 of Division 2 of 
Schedule 1;
	(b.1)	item (b)(iii) listed in Part 2 of Division 2 of 
Schedule 1, in respect of secondary sulphur 
handling facilities;
	(b.2)	item (b)(v), (vi), (vii), (viii), (ix), (x) and (xi) listed 
in Part 2 of Division 2 of Schedule 1;
	(ii)	by repealing clause (d) and substituting the 
following:
	(d)	the following items listed in Part 7 of Division 2 of 
Schedule 1:
	(i)	(g)(i);
	(ii)	(g)(ii) in respect of a privately owned 
development;
	(iii)	by repealing clause (m) and substituting the 
following:
	(m)	the following items listed in Division 2 of 
Schedule 2:
	(i)	(a)(i), (iii), (iii.1), (iv), (iv.1) and (v) and (b);
	(ii)	(d)(i) and (ii) and (e)(i) and (ii) in respect of a 
privately owned development;
	(iii)	(f);
	(c)	in section 3 by striking out "7(1)" and substituting 
"7";
	(d)	by adding the following after section 17:
17.1   Oil Sands Environmental Monitoring Program 
Regulation (AR 226/2013)
	(a)	entire enactment, except section 9.
	(e)	in section 26(a) by striking out "3(1) and (2)" and 
substituting "3";
	(f)	in section 27(g) by striking out "136(1) and (2)" and 
substituting "136".

6   Schedule 4 is amended in section 1(c) by adding "237.1," 
before "241(2)".

7   Schedule 5 is amended in Part 6 in section 2(b) by 
striking out "19(4)" and substituting "19(1)(d) and (4)".

8   Schedule 6 is amended 
	(a)	in Part 1
	(i)	in section 1
	(A)	in clause (c) by striking out "188.1 and 
189(2)" and substituting "and 188.1";
	(B)	in clause (d) by adding " "official of the 
Government" and"  before " "officer" ";
	(ii)	in section 8
	(A)	by adding the following after clause (h):
	(h.1)	section 147(1) in respect of 
	(i)	"officer"; 
 	(ii)	"official" in the context of "the 
Government";
	(B)	in clause (i) by striking out "169(2),";
	(b)	in Part 2
	(i)	in section 1(b) by adding ", 233(1)" after "207(1)";
	(ii)	by adding the following after section 2:
2.1   Oil Sands Environmental Monitoring Program 
Regulation (AR 226/2013)
	(a)	section 9 in respect of "department".
	(iii)	in section 4(b) by adding "147(1)," after 
"115(1)(e),";
	(c)	in Part 3 in section 4(a) by striking out "15, 21,";
	(d)	in Part 4
	(i)	by repealing section 1(a) and substituting the 
following: 
	(a)	section 21(1);
	(ii)	by repealing section 2;
	(e)	in Part 5 by repealing sections 1(e) and 3(j);
	(f)	in Part 6
	(i)	in section 1(c) by striking out "233(1),";
	(ii)	in section 2(c) by striking out "147(1), 148(1)," 
and substituting "148(1) and"; 
	(iii)	in section 3(a) by striking out " "in possession of 
the Department" " and substituting " "in the 
possession of the Department" ".


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Alberta Regulation 19/2015
Electronic Transactions Act
ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS ACT GENERAL (EXTENSION OF 
EXPIRY DATE) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 20, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 038/2015) 
on February 20, 2015 pursuant to section 32 of the Electronic Transactions Act. 
1   The Electronic Transactions Act General Regulation 
(AR 34/2003) 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 20/2015
Vital Statistics Act
VITAL STATISTICS INFORMATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 20, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 041/2015) 
on February 20, 2015 pursuant to section 76 of the Vital Statistics Act. 
1   The Vital Statistics Information Regulation (AR 3/2012) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   The following is added after section 16: 
Amendment of sex on a record of birth - eligibility to apply
16.1(1)  For the purposes of section 30(1.1) of the Act, a person 
may apply to amend the sex on a record of birth that is registered in 
Alberta if 
	(a)	the person is at least 18 years of age and is applying to 
amend the sex on his or her own record of birth,
	(b)	the person is less than 18 years of age, but is married or an 
adult independent partner or is a parent or guardian of a 
minor, and is applying to amend the sex on his or her own 
record of birth,
	(c)	the person is a parent or guardian of a minor applying to 
amend the sex on the minor's record of birth, or
	(d)	the person is applying to amend the sex on a minor's record 
of birth and there is a court order under section 69 of the Act 
dispensing with the parents' and guardians' consents referred 
to in subsections (2) and (3).
(2)  The consent of both parents listed on the minor's record of birth 
is required for an application under subsection (1)(c) unless
	(a)	where the applicant is a parent, 
	(i)	the applicant makes an affidavit stating that the 
applicant is the sole guardian, or that there are no other 
guardians by operation of section 20 of the Family Law 
Act, of the minor, or
	(ii)	there is a court order that gives sole guardianship to that 
parent or that states that the other parent is no longer a 
guardian, 
	(b)	there is a court order that appoints guardians in lieu of the 
parents, in which case the consent of those guardians is 
required and the parents' consent is not required, or
	(c)	there is a court order under section 69 of the Act dispensing 
with consents of the parents or guardians who do not consent.
(3)  Where there is a court order that appoints guardians in addition 
to the parents, the consent of those guardians to an application under 
subsection (1)(c) is also required unless there is a court order under 
section 69 of the Act dispensing with the consents of those 
guardians.
(4)  A parent's or guardian's consent referred to in subsection (2) or 
(3) must include the following information:
	(a)	the parent's or guardian's full name;
	(b)	the parent's or guardian's current mailing address and 
telephone number;
	(c)	the parent's or guardian's signature;
	(d)	the date on which the parent or guardian signed the consent, 
which must be within one year of the date of the application;
	(e)	the full name, address and telephone number of an adult who 
witnessed the parent or guardian signing the consent and the 
relationship of the witness to the parent or guardian giving 
consent, if any;
	(f)	the signature of the witness.
(5)  Where an application under subsection (1) is in respect of a 
minor who is 12 years of age or over, and who is not the applicant, 
the minor's consent is required unless there is a court order under 
section 69 of the Act dispensing with the consent of the minor.
(6)  The consent referred to in subsection (5) must include the 
following information: 
	(a)	the minor's full name;
	(b)	the minor's signature;
	(c)	the date on which the minor signed the consent, which must 
be within one year of the date of the application;
	(d)	the full name, address and telephone number of an adult who 
witnessed the minor signing the consent and the relationship 
of the witness to the minor, if any;
	(e)	the signature of the witness.
(7)  A witness referred to in subsection (4) or (6) must be at least 18 
years of age and cannot be the applicant or a parent or guardian of 
the minor.
Amendment of sex on a record of birth - affidavit requirement
16.2   An application under section 16.1 must include an original 
affidavit executed by the applicant, setting out the following 
information about the person whose record of birth is to be amended:
	(a)	the person's name as it appears on the record of birth and any 
other name used;
	(b)	the person's date of birth; 
	(c)	the amendment to the sex on the record of birth that is 
requested;
	(d)	a statement confirming that the person identifies with and is 
maintaining the gender identity that corresponds with the 
requested amendment to the sex on the record of birth.
Amendment of sex on a record of birth - medical information
16.3(1)  In addition to the original affidavit referred to in section 
16.2, an application must include a statement containing the 
information required by this section from one of the following 
medical professionals:
	(a)	a regulated member of the College of Physicians and 
Surgeons of Alberta under the Health Professions Act who 
holds a practice permit issued under that Act;
	(b)	a regulated member of the College of Alberta Psychologists 
under the Health Professions Act who holds a practice permit 
issued under that Act; 
	(c)	a person who is practising and who is authorized in a 
jurisdiction other than Alberta to practise a health profession 
equivalent to that practised by a person referred to in clause 
(a) or (b).
(2)  The statement 
	(a)	must be provided as an original document signed by the 
medical professional, and
	(b)	must include
	(i)	the medical professional's name, address, telephone 
number and any other available contact information,
	(ii)	the medical professional's practice permit, licence or 
reference number or equivalent identifier for 
professional licensing purposes, and
	(iii)	the date on which the medical professional signed the 
statement, which must be within one year of the date of 
the application.
(3)  The statement must set out 
	(a)	the name and date of birth of the person whose record of 
birth is to be amended, and
	(b)		the medical professional's confirmation that
	(i)	the medical professional meets the requirement of 
subsection (1),
	(ii)	the medical professional has treated, evaluated or 
consulted with the applicant, and
	(iii)	in the professional opinion of the medical professional, 
the person whose record of birth is to be amended 
identifies with and is maintaining the gender identity 
that corresponds with the requested amendment to the 
sex on the record of birth.
Registrar's powers and duties
16.4(1)  On receipt of an application for amendment to the sex on a 
record of birth and of the documents required to be filed with it and 
payment of the prescribed fee the Registrar shall, if satisfied that the 
Act and Regulation have been complied with, amend the sex on the 
record of birth accordingly.
(2)  The Registrar may require any applicant or person to return to 
the Registrar any previously issued birth certificate or certified 
copies of the record of birth in the applicant's or the person's 
possession.
Information required to amend sex on the record of a subsisting 
marriage
16.5(1)  For the purposes of section 30(1.1) of the Act, a person 
applying to amend the sex on a record of birth under section 16.1, or 
whose record of birth has been amended in accordance with section 
16.4, may request that the sex on the record of a subsisting marriage 
be amended.
(2)  The following information must be provided in respect of the 
other party to the marriage, whose consent to an amendment to the 
sex on the applicant's record of a subsisting marriage registered in 
Alberta is required:
	(a)	the other party's full name;
	(b)	the other party's current mailing address and telephone 
number;
	(c)	the other party's signature;
	(d)	the date on which the other party signed the consent, which 
must be within one year of the date of the application;
	(e)	the full name, address and telephone number of an adult who 
witnessed the other party signing the consent and the 
relationship of the witness to the other party giving consent, 
if any;
	(f)	the signature of the witness.
(3)  The witness referred to in subsection (2) must be at least 18 
years of age and cannot be the applicant or the other party.
(4)  On receipt of a request for amendment to the sex on the record 
of a subsisting marriage and of the documents required to be filed 
with it and payment of the prescribed fee the Registrar shall, if 
satisfied that the Act and Regulation have been complied with, 
amend the sex on the record of the subsisting marriage accordingly.
(5)  The Registrar may require any person to return to the Registrar 
any previously issued marriage certificate or certified copies of the 
record of marriage in the person's possession.



Alberta Regulation 21/2015
Mines and Minerals Act 
Natural Gas Price Protection Act
ENERGY REGULATIONS REPEAL REGULATION
Filed: February 20, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 048/2015) 
on February 20, 2015 pursuant to section 26 of the  Mines and Minerals Act and 
section 7 of the Natural Gas Price Protection Act.
1   The following regulations are repealed:
	(a)	Experimental Oil Sands Royalty Regulation 
(AR 347/92);
	(b)	Natural Gas Price Protection Regulation 
(AR 157/2001);
	(c)	Oil Sands Royalty Regulation, 1984 (AR 166/84);
	(d)	Suncor Oil Sands Royalty Regulation (AR 318/78).


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Alberta Regulation 22/2015
Alberta Enterprise Corporation Act
ALBERTA ENTERPRISE CORPORATION (EXTENSION OF  
EXPIRY DATE) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 20, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 050/2015) 
on February 20, 2015 pursuant to section 16 of the Alberta Enterprise Corporation 
Act. 
1   The Alberta Enterprise Corporation Regulation 
(AR 202/2008) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 7 is amended by striking out "March 31, 2015" and 
substituting "March 31, 2022".



Alberta Regulation 23/2015
Carbon Capture and Storage Funding Act
CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE FUNDING (EXTENSION OF 
EXPIRY DATE) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 20, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 046/2015) 
on February 20, 2015 pursuant to section 5 of the Carbon Capture and Storage 
Funding Act. 
1   The Carbon Capture and Storage Funding Regulation 
(AR 64/2010) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 3 is amended by striking out "April 30, 2015" and 
substituting "April 30, 2020".


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Alberta Regulation 24/2015
Government Organization Act
IDENTIFICATION CARD AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 23, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Service Alberta (M.O. SA:001/2015) 
on February 20, 2015 pursuant to Schedule 12, section 20 of the Government 
Organization Act. 
1   The Identification Card Regulation (AR 221/2003) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended by repealing clause (d.1) and 
substituting the following:
	(d.1)	"record of birth" means a record of birth referred to in 
section 30 of the Vital Statistics Act;
	(d.2)	"sex" means 
	(i)	the anatomical sex of a person at birth, 
	(ii)	the sex on the person's record of birth, or
	(iii)	following the approval of an application for amendment 
of sex on an identification card referred to in section 
9.1, the sex that corresponds to the requested 
amendment;

3   Sections 9.1, 9.2 and 9.3 are repealed and the following 
is substituted:
Amendment of sex on an identification  
card -  eligibility to apply
9.1(1)  A person may apply to amend the sex on his or her 
identification card if 
	(a)	the person's record of birth has been amended in accordance 
with section 16.4 of the Vital Statistics Information 
Regulation (AR 3/2012),
	(b)	the person is at least 18 years of age,
	(c)	the person is less than 18 years of age, but is married or an 
adult independent partner,
	(d)	the person is less than 18 years of age, and is providing the 
parents' and guardian's consents referred to in subsections 
(2) and (3), or
	(e)	the person is less than 18 years of age, and there is a court 
order dispensing with the parents' and guardian's consents 
referred to in subsections (2) and (3).
(2)  The consent of both parents listed on the minor's record of birth 
is required for an application under subsection (1)(d) unless
	(a)	a parent provides an affidavit stating that the parent is the 
sole guardian of the minor, or that there are no other 
guardians by operation of section 20 of the Family Law Act, 
or
	(b)	a parent provides an affidavit stating that there is a court 
order that gives sole guardianship of the minor to that parent 
or that states that the other parent is no longer a guardian, 
	(c)	there is a court order that appoints guardians in lieu of the 
parents, in which case the consent of those guardians is 
required and the parents' consent is not required, or
	(d)	there is a court order dispensing with consents of the parents 
or guardians who do not consent.
(3)  Where there is a court order that appoints guardians in addition 
to the parents, the consent of those guardians to an application under 
subsection (1)(d) is also required unless there is a court order 
dispensing with the consents of those guardians.
(4)  A parent's or guardian's consent referred to in subsection (2) or 
(3) must include the following information:
	(a)	the parent's or guardian's full name;
	(b)	the parent's or guardian's current mailing address and 
telephone number;
	(c)	the parent's or guardian's signature;
	(d)	the date on which the parent or guardian signed the consent, 
which must be within one year of the date of the application; 
	(e)	the full name, address and telephone number of an adult who 
witnessed the parent or guardian signing the consent and the 
relationship of the witness to the parent or guardian giving 
consent, if any;
	(f)	the signature of the witness.
(5)  A witness referred to in subsection (4) must be at least 18 years 
of age and cannot be the applicant.
Affidavit requirement
9.2   An application under section 9.1 must include an original 
affidavit executed by the applicant, setting out the following 
information about the person whose identification card is to be 
amended:
	(a) 	the person's name as it appears on the identification card and 
any other name used;
	(b)	the person's date of birth; 
	(c)	the amendment to the sex on the identification card that is 
requested;
	(d)	a statement confirming that the person identifies with and is 
maintaining the gender identity that corresponds with the 
requested amendment to the sex on the identification card.  
Evidence or statement
9.3(1)  In addition to the original affidavit referred to in section 9.2, 
an application must include 
	(a)	in the case of an application under section 9.1(1)(a), a copy 
of the person's record of birth, amended in accordance with 
section 16.4 of the Vital Statistics Information Regulation 
(AR 3/2012), or
	(b)	in the case of an application under section 9.1(1)(b) to (e), a 
statement containing the information required by this section 
from one of the following medical professionals:
	(i)	a regulated member of the College of Physicians and 
Surgeons of Alberta under the Health Professions Act 
who holds a practice permit issued under that Act;
	(ii)	a regulated member of the College of Alberta 
Psychologists under the Health Professions Act who 
holds a practice permit issued under that Act; 
	(iii)	a person who is practising and who is authorized in a 
jurisdiction other than Alberta to practise a health 
profession equivalent to that practised by a person 
referred to in clause (a) or (b).
(2)  The statement referred to in subsection (1)(b) 
	(a)	must be provided as an original document signed by the 
medical professional, and
	(b)	must include
	(i) 	the medical professional's name, address, telephone 
number and any other available contact information,
	(ii)	the medical professional's practice permit, licence or 
reference number or equivalent identifier for 
professional licensing purposes, and
	(iii)	the date on which the medical professional signed the 
statement, which must be within one year of the date of 
the application.
(3)  The statement referred to in subsection (1)(b) must set out 
	(a)	the name and date of birth of the person whose identification 
card is to be amended, and
	(b)	the medical professional's confirmation that
	(i)	the medical professional meets the requirement of 
subsection (1),
	(ii)	the medical professional has treated, evaluated or 
consulted with the applicant, and
	(iii)	in the professional opinion of the medical professional, 
the person whose identification card is to be amended 
identifies with and intends to maintain  the gender 
identity that corresponds with the requested amendment 
to the sex on the identification card.
Minister's powers and duties
9.4(1)  On receipt of an application for amendment to the sex on an 
identification card and of the documents required to be filed with it 
and payment of the prescribed fee the Minister shall, if satisfied that 
the Act and Regulation have been complied with, amend the sex on 
the identification card accordingly.
(2)  The Minister may require any applicant or person to return to the 
Minister any previously issued identification card in the applicant's 
or the person's possession.


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Alberta Regulation 25/2015
Traffic Safety Act
OPERATOR LICENSING AND VEHICLE CONTROL  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 23, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Service Alberta (M.O. SA:002/2015) 
on February 20, 2015 pursuant to section 64(a) of the Traffic Safety Act. 
1   The Operator Licensing and Vehicle Control Regulation 
(AR 320/2002) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	by adding the following after clause (v):
	(v.1)	"record of birth" means a record of birth referred to in 
section 30 of the Vital Statistics Act;
	(b)	by repealing clause (x.2) and substituting the 
following:
	(x.2)	"sex" means 
	(i)	the anatomical sex of a person at birth, 
	(ii)	the sex on the person's record of birth, or
	(iii)	following the Registrar's approval of an 
application for amendment of sex on an operator's 
licence referred to in section 20.1, the sex that 
corresponds to the requested amendment;

3   Sections 20.1, 20.2 and 20.3 are repealed and the 
following is substituted:
Amendment of sex on an operator's 
licence -  eligibility to apply
20.1(1)  A person may apply to amend the sex on his or her 
operator's licence if 
	(a)	the person's record of birth has been amended in accordance 
with section 16.4 of the Vital Statistics Information 
Regulation (AR 3/2012),
	(b)	the person is at least 18 years of age,
	(c)	the person is less than 18 years of age, but is married or an 
adult independent partner, 
	(d)	the person is less than 18 years of age, and is providing the 
parents' and guardians' consents referred to in subsections 
(2) and (3), or
	(e)	the person is less than 18 years of age, and there is a court 
order dispensing with the parents' and guardians' consents 
referred to in subsections (2) and (3).
(2)  The consent of both parents listed on the minor's record of birth 
is required for an application under subsection (1)(d) unless
	(a)	a parent provides an affidavit stating that the parent is the 
sole guardian of the minor, or that there are no other 
guardians by operation of section 20 of the Family Law Act, 
or
	(b)	a parent provides an affidavit stating that there is a court 
order that gives sole guardianship of the minor to that parent 
or that states that the other parent is no longer a guardian, 
	(c)	there is a court order that appoints guardians in lieu of the 
parents, in which case the consent of those guardians is 
required and the parents' consent is not required, or
	(d)	there is a court order dispensing with consents of the parents 
or guardians who do not consent.
(3)  Where there is a court order that appoints guardians in addition 
to the parents, the consent of those guardians to an application under 
subsection (1)(d) is also required unless there is a court order 
dispensing with the consents of those guardians.
(4)  A parent's or guardian's consent referred to in subsection (2) or 
(3) must include the following information:
	(a)	the parent's or guardian's full name;
	(b)	the parent's or guardian's current mailing address and 
telephone number;
	(c)	the parent's or guardian's signature;
	(d)	the date on which the parent or guardian signed the consent, 
which must be within one year of the date of the application; 
	(e)	the full name, address and telephone number of an adult who 
witnessed the parent or guardian signing the consent and the 
relationship of the witness to the parent or guardian giving 
consent, if any;
	(f)	 the signature of the witness.
(5)  A witness referred to in subsection (4) must be at least 18 years 
of age and cannot be the applicant.
Affidavit requirement
20.2   An application under section 20.1 must include an original 
affidavit executed by the applicant, setting out the following 
information about the person whose operator's licence is to be 
amended:
	(a)	the person's name as it appears on the operator's licence and 
any other name used;
	(b)	the person's date of birth; 
	(c)	the amendment to the sex on the operator's licence that is 
requested;
	(d)	a statement confirming that the person identifies with and is 
maintaining the gender identity that corresponds with the 
requested amendment to the sex on the operator's licence.  
Evidence or statement
20.3(1)  In addition to the original affidavit referred to in section 
20.2, an application must include 
	(a)	in the case of an application under section 20.1(1)(a), a copy 
of the person's record of birth, amended in accordance with 
section 16.4 of the Vital Statistics Information Regulation 
(AR 3/2012), or
	(b)	in the case of an application under section 20.1(1)(b) to (e), a 
statement containing the information required by this section 
from one of the following medical professionals:
	(i)	a regulated member of the College of Physicians and 
Surgeons of Alberta under the Health Professions Act 
who holds a practice permit issued under that Act;
	(ii)	a regulated member of the College of Alberta 
Psychologists under the Health Professions Act who 
holds a practice permit issued under that Act; 
	(iii)	a person who is practising and who is authorized in a 
jurisdiction other than Alberta to practise a health 
profession equivalent to that practised by a person 
referred to in clause (a) or (b).
(2)  The statement referred to in subsection (1)(b) 
	(a)	must be provided as an original document signed by the 
medical professional, and
	(b)	must include
	(i)	the medical professional's name, address, telephone 
number and any other available contact information,
	(ii)	the medical professional's practice permit, licence or 
reference number or equivalent identifier for 
professional licensing purposes, and
	(iii)	the date on which the medical professional signed the 
statement, which must be within one year of the date of 
the application.
(3)  The statement referred to in subsection (1)(b) must set out 
	(a)	the name and date of birth of the person whose operator's 
licence is to be amended, and
	(b)	the medical professional's confirmation that
	(i)	the medical professional meets the requirement of 
subsection (1),
	(ii)	the medical professional has treated, evaluated or 
consulted with the applicant, and
	(iii)	in the professional opinion of the medical professional, 
the person whose operator's licence is to be amended 
identifies with and intends to maintain  the gender 
identity that corresponds with the requested amendment 
to the sex on the operator's licence.
Registrar's powers and duties
20.4(1)  On receipt of an application for amendment to the sex on an 
operator's licence and of the documents required to be filed with it 
and payment of the prescribed fee the Registrar shall, if satisfied that 
the Act and Regulation have been complied with, amend the sex on 
the operator's licence accordingly.
(2)  The Registrar may require any applicant or person to return to 
the Registrar any previously issued operator's licence in the 
applicant's or the person's possession.


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Alberta Regulation 26/2015
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act
RECREATION VEHICLE SERVICE TECHNICIAN TRADE 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 25, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training 
Board on September 26, 2014 and approved by the Minister of Innovation and 
Advanced Education on February 19, 2015 pursuant to section 33(2) of the 
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act. 
1   The Recreation Vehicle Service Technician Trade 
Regulation (AR 299/2000) is amended by this Regulation. 

2   Section 2(1) is repealed and the following is substituted: 
Constitution of the trade
2(1)  The following undertakings constitute the trade:
	(a)	diagnosing problems relating to recreation vehicles; 
	(b)	installing, servicing, maintaining, repairing, removing, 
replacing and modifying parts, components, accessories, 
appliances and systems designed for recreation vehicles.
3   Section 3(1) is repealed and the following is substituted: 
Tasks, activities and functions
3(1)  When practising or otherwise carrying out work in the trade, 
the following tasks, activities and functions come within the trade:
	(a)	using hand tools, power tools, specialty tools and equipment 
while working on recreation vehicles;
	(b)	using electrical, electronic and other measuring and testing 
devices while working on recreation vehicles;
	(c)	installing, removing, modifying or repairing electrical wiring 
and components in recreation vehicles;
	(d)	installing, removing, modifying or repairing hoses and piping 
in recreation vehicles;
	(e)	repairing, modifying or replacing materials used in or in 
relation to recreation vehicles;
	(f)	diagnosing, maintaining, modifying and installing gas and 
liquid components and systems used in recreation vehicles.

4   Section 4(2), (3) and (4) are amended by striking out 
"1600 hours" wherever it occurs and substituting "1500 hours".

5   This Regulation comes into force on September 1, 2015.


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Alberta Regulation 27/2015
Alberta Corporate Tax Act
ALBERTA CORPORATE TAX AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 26, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 053/2015) 
on February 26, 2015 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 6:
Collection of personal information
6.1(1)  The Provincial Minister may, as necessary to administer or 
enforce the Act, including the collection of an amount payable under 
the Act, collect personal information about a director of a 
corporation.
(2)  The Provincial Minister may collect personal information about 
a director of a corporation directly from the director, or from any 
other source as necessary to administer or enforce the Act.


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Alberta Regulation 28/2015
Insurance Act
ADVERSE CONTRACTUAL ACTION REGULATION
Filed: February 26, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 054/2015) 
on February 26, 2015 pursuant to section 555 of the Insurance Act. 
Additional reasons
1(1)  In this section,
	(a)	"Premiums Regulation" means the Automobile Insurance 
Premiums Regulation (AR 117/2014);
	(b)	"private passenger vehicle" means a private passenger 
vehicle as defined in section 1 of the Premiums Regulation;
	(c)	"salvage motor vehicle" means a motor vehicle that is a 
salvage motor vehicle as set out in Part 1 of the Vehicle 
Inspection Regulation (AR 211/2006);
	(d)	"salvage motor vehicle inspection certificate" means a 
certificate as defined in section 1(1)(d) of the Vehicle 
Inspection Regulation (AR 211/2006).
(2)  In addition to the reasons set out in section 555(3)(a) to (f) of the 
Act, the following are reasons under which adverse contractual action 
may be taken:
	(a)	the insured or the applicant
	(i)	fails to complete the approved application form,
	(ii)	provides false information on the approved application 
form,
	(iii)	makes any misrepresentation on the application form, or
	(iv)	fails to submit any required information required in the 
approved application form;
	(b)	subject to subsection (3), the insured or the applicant refuses 
to provide, within the time provided by the insurer, a 
completed approved vehicle inspection report for a private 
passenger vehicle that is at least 12 model years old;
	(c)	the insured or the applicant, after having the vehicle 
inspection report completed, refuses, within 30 days of the 
report being completed, to repair a component of the vehicle 
that has been identified in the inspection report as being 
unsafe;
	(d)	the insurer only insures vehicles that are not private 
passenger vehicles;
	(e)	the applicant does not hold a valid operator's licence to 
operate a private passenger vehicle in Canada;
	(f)	the insured or the applicant, with respect to a private 
passenger vehicle that is a salvage motor vehicle, refuses to 
provide, within the time provided by the insurer, a subsisting 
salvage motor vehicle inspection certificate.
(3)  An insurer may require a policy holder to complete a vehicle 
inspection report for each vehicle that is 12 model years or older only 
once every 3 years.
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 April 30, 2020.
Repeal
3   The Adverse Contractual Action Regulation (AR 98/2005) is 
repealed.



Alberta Regulation 29/2015
Insurance Act
AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE RATE BOARD FEES 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 26, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 055/2015) 
on February 26, 2015 pursuant to section 599 of the Insurance Act. 
1   The Automobile Insurance Rate Board Fees Regulation 
(AR 179/2005) is amended by this Regulation.

2(1)  Section 3(1) is amended by repealing D and 
substituting the following:
	D 	is the Board's annual budget approved by the Minister for the 
fiscal year, less the estimated amount budgeted for costs 
recovered under section 4, plus or minus, as the case may be, 
any accumulated surplus or shortfall of prior years.
(2)  Subsection (1) applies to the 2015-2016 fiscal year and 
subsequent fiscal years.

3   Section 4(1)(c) is repealed.

4   Section 5 is repealed.

5   Section 6 is amended by striking out "August 31, 2015" 
and substituting "August 31, 2020".


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Alberta Regulation 30/2015
Labour Relations Code
CONTRUCTION INDUSTRY LABOUR RELATIONS (EXTENSION OF 
EXPIRY DATE) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 26, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 062/2015) 
on February 26, 2015 pursuant to section 163 of the Labour Relations Code. 
1   The Construction Industry Labour Relations Regulation 
(AR 165/2005) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is amended by striking out "March 31, 2015" and 
substituting "March 31, 2018".


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Alberta Regulation 31/2015
Safety Codes Act
BUILDING CODE REGULATION
Filed: February 26, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 063/2015) 
on February 26, 2015 pursuant to section 65 of the Safety Codes Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Alberta Building Code 2014
	2	National Energy Code of Canada for Buildings 2011
	3	Disclaimer
	4	Transitional
	5	Consequential amendments
	6	Repeal
	7	Coming into force
Alberta Building Code 2014
1(1)  The Alberta Building Code 2014, as established by the Safety 
Codes Council and published by the National Research Council of 
Canada, except section 9.36, Energy Efficiency, is declared in force 
with respect to buildings.
(2)  Section 9.36, Energy Efficiency, of the Alberta Building Code 
2014, as established by the Safety Codes Council and published by the 
National Research Council of Canada is declared in force with respect 
to buildings.
National Energy Code of Canada for Buildings 2011
2   The National Energy Code of Canada for Buildings 2011, 
published by the National Research Council of Canada, is declared in 
force with respect to buildings.
Disclaimer
3   The codes declared in force by this Regulation, and any codes and 
standards referred to in those codes, do not make or imply any 
assurance or guarantee by the Crown in right of Alberta with respect to 
the life expectancy, durability or operating performance of materials, 
appliances, systems and equipment referred to in those codes or 
standards.
Transitional
4(1)  In this section, "former Regulation" means the Building Code 
Regulation (AR 117/2007).
(2)  Notwithstanding sections 1 and 6, the former Regulation remains 
in force for and applies to
	(a)	work for which a permit is issued before May 1, 2015, and
	(b)	work for which an application for a permit is received before 
November 1, 2015 by a safety codes officer or other person 
designated by an Administrator pursuant to section 44 of the 
Safety Codes Act if the safety codes officer or other person 
designated by an Administrator pursuant to section 44 of the 
Safety Codes Act who issues the permit is satisfied that 
preparation of the plans and specifications for the project 
began before May 1, 2015,
until that work has been completed or the permit has expired or been 
cancelled.
(3)  Notwithstanding section 1(2), section 9.36, Energy Efficiency, of 
the Alberta Building Code 2014 does not apply to
	(a)	work for which a permit is issued before May 1, 2016, or
	(b)	work for which an application for a permit is received before 
November 1, 2016 by a safety codes officer or other person 
designated by an Administrator pursuant to section 44 of the 
Safety Codes Act if the safety codes officer or other person 
designated by an Administrator pursuant to section 44 of the 
Safety Codes Act who issues the permit is satisfied that 
preparation of the plans and specifications for the project 
began before May 1, 2016.
(4)  Notwithstanding section 2, the National Energy Code of Canada 
for Buildings 2011 does not apply to
	(a)	work for which a permit is issued before November 1, 2015, 
or 
	(b)	work for which an application for a permit is received before 
May 1, 2016 by a safety codes officer or other person 
designated by an Administrator pursuant to section 44 of the 
Safety Codes Act if the safety codes officer or other person 
designated by an Administrator pursuant to section 44 of the 
Safety Codes Act who issues the permit is satisfied that 
preparation of the plans and specifications for the project 
began before November 1, 2015.
Consequential amendments
5(1)  The New Home Buyer Protection (General) Regulation 
(AR 211/2013) is amended by repealing section 1(1)(b) and 
substituting the following:
	(b)	"building code" means the applicable Alberta Building Code 
as declared in force by a regulation under the Safety Codes 
Act;
(2)  The Permit Regulation (AR 204/2007) is amended
	(a)	in section 1(1)
	(i)	by repealing clause (c);
	(ii)	in clause (p) by striking out "the Alberta Building 
Code" and substituting "the Alberta Building Code 
2014 as declared in force by the Building Code 
Regulation enacted in 2015 or the Alberta Building 
Code 2006 as declared in force by the Building Code 
Regulation (AR 117/2007)";
	(b)	in section 6(1) and (2) by striking out "the Alberta 
Building Code" and substituting "the Alberta Building 
Code 2014 as declared in force by the Building Code 
Regulation enacted in 2015 or the Alberta Building Code 
2006 as declared in force by the Building Code Regulation 
(AR 117/2007)".
Repeal
6   The Building Code Regulation (AR 117/2007) is repealed.
Coming into force
7(1)  This Regulation, except sections 1(2), 2, and 4(3) and (4), comes 
into force on May 1, 2015.
(2)  Sections 1(2) and 4(3) come into force on May 1, 2016.
(3)  Sections 2 and 4(4) come into force on November 1, 2015.



Alberta Regulation 32/2015
Safety Codes Act
FIRE CODE REGULATION
Filed: February 26, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 064/2015) 
on February 26, 2015 pursuant to section 65 of the Safety Codes Act. 
Code in force
1   The Alberta Fire Code 2014, as established by the Safety Codes 
Council and published by the National Research Council of Canada, is 
declared in force in respect of fire protection.
Disclaimer
2   The Code declared in force by this Regulation, and any codes and 
standards referred to in that Code, do not make or imply any assurance 
or guarantee by the Crown in right of Alberta with respect to the life 
expectancy, durability or operating performance of materials, 
appliances, systems and equipment referred to in that Code, or those 
codes or standards.
Repeal
3   The Fire Code Regulation (AR 118/2007) is repealed.
Coming into force
4   This Regulation comes into force on May 1, 2015.


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Alberta Regulation 33/2015
Oil and Gas Conservation Act
OIL AND GAS CONSERVATION (ORPHAN FUND LEVY) 
RULES AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 27, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Energy Regulator on December 18, 2014 
pursuant to section 73 of the Oil and Gas Conservation Act. 
1   The Oil and Gas Conservation Rules (AR 151/71) are 
amended by this Regulation.
2   Section 16.530(1) is amended
	(a)	by striking out "2014-2015" and substituting 
"2015-2016";
	(b)	in the formula by striking out "February 1, 2014" 
wherever it occurs and substituting "February 7, 2015".