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Alberta Regulation 124/2015
Builders' Lien Act
BUILDERS' LIEN FORMS (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 178/2015) 
on August 21, 2015 pursuant to section 70 of the Builders' Lien Act. 
1   The Builders' Lien Forms Regulation (AR 51/2002) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 9 is amended by striking out "August 31, 2015" and 
substituting "August 31, 2025".


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Alberta Regulation 125/2015
Fair Trading Act
DESIGNATION OF TRADES AND BUSINESSES (EXTENSION OF  
EXPIRY DATE) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:  Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 179/2015) 
on August 21, 2015 pursuant to section 103 of the Fair Trading Act. 
1   The Designation of Trades and Businesses Regulation 
(AR 178/99) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 7 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2015" 
and substituting "August 31, 2019".



Alberta Regulation 126/2015
Safety Codes Act
ELECTRICAL CODE AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 180/2015) 
on August 21, 2015 pursuant to section 65 of the Safety Codes Act. 
1   The Electrical Code Regulation (AR 209/2006) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 3 is amended
	(a)	by repealing clauses (a) and (b) and substituting 
the following:
	(a)	the Canadian Electrical Code, Part 1 (Twenty-third 
edition), being Canadian Standards Association 
standard C22.1-15, as amended from time to time;
	(b)	the Code for Electrical Installations at Oil and Gas 
Facilities, 5th Edition, 2015, published by the Safety 
Codes Council, as amended from time to time;
	(b)	in clause (c) by adding ", as amended from time to time" 
after "Council".

3   The Schedule is repealed.

4   This Regulation comes into force on January 1, 2016.


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Alberta Regulation 127/2015
Special Areas Act
APPLICATION OF PUBLIC LANDS ACT (EXPIRY DATE EXTENSION) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 181/2015) 
on August 21, 2015 pursuant to section 5 of the Special Areas Act. 
1   The Application of Public Lands Act Regulation 
(AR 310/2003) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 3 is amended by striking out "September 30, 2015" 
and substituting "September 30, 2016".


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Alberta Regulation 128/2015
Judicature Act
ALBERTA RULES OF COURT AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 184/2015) 
on August 21, 2015 pursuant to section 28.1 of the Judicature Act. 
1   The Alberta Rules of Court (AR 124/2010) are amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Rule 1.5(1) is amended by striking out "with these rules" 
and substituting "with any procedural requirement".

3   Rule 3.36(1)(b) is amended by adding "or demand for 
notice" after "statement of defence".

4   Rule 4.19 is amended by striking out "and" at the end of 
clause (a), by adding "and" at the end of clause (b) and by 
adding the following after clause (b):
	(c)	a transcript of proceedings made in open court at the time of 
the judicial dispute resolution process which records the 
outcome of the judicial dispute resolution process.

5   Rule 4.20 is amended by adding the following after 
subrule (3):
(4)  Subrule (2) does not prevent the use of statements made or 
documents generated for or in the judicial dispute resolution process 
to prove the fact that a settlement was reached or the terms of a 
settlement.

6   Rule 8.8 is amended by adding the following after 
subrule (5):
(6)  The plaintiff must provide a list of witnesses' names to the Court 
one month before the trial date.
(7)  Every party other than the plaintiff must provide a list of 
witnesses' names to the Court 20 days before the trial date.

7   Rule 9.21 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subrule (2);
	(b)	in subrule (5) by adding "and show cause why a new 
judgment or order should be denied," after "hearing of the 
application," .

8   Rule 10.7(2)(e) is repealed and the following is 
substituted: 
	(e)	a statement about
	(i)	the manner in which the contingency fee is to be 
calculated, provided that no fee, calculated as a 
percentage or otherwise, may be payable on 
disbursements or other charges recovered,
	(ii)	the maximum fee payable, or the maximum rate 
calculated, detailing the disbursements and other 
charges that are included in that fee or rate or indicating 
that disbursements and other charges are in addition to 
that fee or rate, and
	(iii)	whether the client is responsible to pay disbursements 
and other charges, and if so, a general description of the 
types of disbursements and other charges likely to be 
incurred, other than relatively minor disbursements;

9   Rule 10.14(1) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Client-obtained appointment:  lawyer's responsibility
10.14(1)  If a lawyer is served with notice of an appointment for a 
review of the lawyer's charges or retainer agreement, or both, the 
lawyer must file 
	(a)	a copy of the account, appropriately signed, in respect of 
which the client seeks a review,
	(b)	a copy of any time records upon which the account is based, 
and 
	(c)	a copy, in a sealed envelope, of any retainer agreement 
between the lawyer and the client whether or not the lawyer 
intends to rely on them.

10   Rule 12.46(3) is amended by striking out "the Attorney 
General for Canada" and substituting "the Minister of Justice and 
Solicitor General of Alberta".

11   Rule 12.47(4) is amended by striking out "the Attorney 
General for Canada" and substituting "the Minister of Justice and 
Solicitor General of Alberta".

12   Rule 14.8(3) is amended by striking out "filed, served and 
returnable" and substituting "filed and served".

13   Rule 14.14(3)(a) is amended by striking out "third party 
notice" and substituting "third party claim".

14   Rule 14.44(1)(b) is amended by striking out "filed and 
served and returnable" and substituting "filed and served".

15   Form 37 in Division 1 of Schedule A is amended by 
striking out item 1 and substituting the following:
1.	Estimated number of witnesses:  ________.

16   Form FL-2 in Division 2 of Schedule A is amended by 
striking out item 2 and substituting the following:
2.	Choose that which applies:
	?	The parties are habitually resident in Alberta.
	?	The last joint habitual residence of the parties was in 
Alberta.
	?	The habitual residence of the parties at the date of 
marriage was Alberta, and the parties have not since 
the marriage established a joint habitual residence.
	?	One spouse resides in Alberta and the other spouse is 
deceased.
	?	A statement of claim for divorce has been issued.

17   Form FL-3 in Division 2 of Schedule A is amended by 
striking out item 10 and substituting the following:
10.	Choose that which applies:
	?	The parties are habitually resident in Alberta.
	?	The last joint habitual residence of the parties was in 
Alberta.
	?	The habitual residence of the parties at the date of 
marriage was Alberta, and the parties have not since 
the marriage established a joint habitual residence.
	?	One spouse resides in Alberta and the other spouse is 
deceased.
	?	A statement of claim for divorce has been issued.

18   Form FL-23 in Division 2 of Schedule A is amended by 
striking out item 16 and substituting the following:
16.	The following arrangements have been made for spousal 
support:
?	My spouse and I have, by agreement, waived all spousal 
support claims we may have against each other, and each 
party has had independent legal advice with respect to that 
agreement.
OR
?	The Plaintiff (or Defendant) will pay spousal support to the 
Defendant (or Plaintiff) as follows:     (specify)   
OR
?	No application for spousal support is being made at the 
present time.
19   Form FL-24 in Division 2 of Schedule A is amended by 
striking out item 13 and substituting the following:
13.	The following arrangements have been made for spousal 
maintenance:
	The other Applicant and I have, by agreement, waived all 
spousal maintenance claims we may have against each other, 
and each party has had independent legal advice with respect 
to that agreement.
OR
	The Wife (or Husband) will pay spousal support to the 
Husband (or Wife) as follows:     (specify)   
OR
	No application for spousal support is being made at the 
present time. 

20   Form FL-25 in Division 2 of Schedule A is amended by 
striking out "LOCATION OF HEARING OR TRIAL" and 
substituting "LOCATION OF ADJUDICATION".

21   Form FL-26 in Division 2 of Schedule A is amended by 
striking out "LOCATION OF HEARING OR TRIAL" and 
substituting "LOCATION OF ADJUDICATION".

22   Form FL-27 in Division 2 of Schedule A is amended by 
repealing items 8 to 11 and substituting the following:
8.	The Plaintiff/Defendant shall pay spousal support to the 
Defendant/Plaintiff in the sum of $           , payable on the 
first day of each month commencing    (date)   .
(The following clauses must be included in every support order 
and should not be changed.)
9.	The amounts owing under this Order shall be paid to the 
Director of Maintenance Enforcement ("MEP"), 7th Floor 
North, 10365 - 97 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, T5J 3W7, 
780-422-5555 (website: www.albertamep.gov.ab.ca) and 
shall be enforced by MEP on the filing of the Order with 
MEP by the creditor (recipient of support) or debtor (payor of 
support).  The amounts owing shall continue to be enforced 
by MEP until the party who filed this Order gives MEP 
notice in writing withdrawing this Order from filing in 
accordance with section 9 of the Maintenance Enforcement 
Act.
10.	Each party shall provide the other party with a complete copy 
of his or her income tax return and any notices of assessment 
and reassessment issued to him or her by the Canada 
Customs and Revenue Agency on an annual basis, on or 
before June 30 of each year, as long as there is a child of the 
marriage as defined by the Divorce Act (Canada).  In the 
event that a party has not filed an income tax return for the 
previous year, he or she shall provide the other party with 
copies of his or her T4, T4A, and all other relevant tax slips 
and statements disclosing any and all sources of income, 
including self-employment income.
(One of the following clauses must be included in every 
support order and should not be changed.)
11.	This Order may be recalculated by the Alberta Child Support 
Recalculation Program ("the Recalculation Program") based 
on its anniversary date if eligible for recalculation and if the 
Recalculation Program determines recalculation is 
permissible and appropriate pursuant to the Family Law Act 
and regulations.  Either party may apply to register with the 
Recalculation Program at 8th Floor, 10365 - 97 Street, 
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3W7, telephone 780-401-1111 
(website:  www.recalculation.alberta.ca).  Should either party 
fail to comply with the income disclosure requirements of the 
Recalculation Program, then the income of that party may be 
automatically deemed to have increased as set out in section 
55.51 of the Family Law Act.
OR
11.	This Order shall not be recalculated by the Alberta Child 
Support Recalculation Program.



Alberta Regulation 129/2015
Mental Health Act
COMMUNITY TREATMENT ORDER (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 186/2015) 
on August 21, 2015 pursuant to section 53 of the Mental Health Act. 
1   The Community Treatment Order Regulation 
(AR 337/2009) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 10 is amended by striking out "September 1, 2015" 
and substituting "February 28, 2017".


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Alberta Regulation 130/2015
Employment Standards Code
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 187/2015) 
on August 21, 2015 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 "$10.20" and 
substituting "$11.20";
	(b)	in clause (a.1) by striking out "$9.20" and 
substituting "$10.70"; 
	(c)	in clause (b) by striking out "$406" and substituting 
"$446";
	(d)	in clause (c) by striking out "$1937" and substituting 
"$2127".

3   This Regulation comes into force on October 1, 2015.


Alberta Regulation 131/2015
Post-secondary Learning Act
ALTERNATIVE ACADEMIC COUNCIL (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 188/2015) 
on August 21, 2015 pursuant to section 47.1 of the Post-secondary Learning Act.
1   The Alternative Academic Council Regulation 
(AR 219/2006) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 12 is amended by striking out "August 31, 2015" 
and substituting "August 31, 2019".


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Alberta Regulation 132/2015
Post-secondary Learning Act
PUBLIC POST-SECONDARY INSTITUTIONS' TUITION FEES (2015) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 189/2015) 
on August 21, 2015 pursuant to section 124 of the Post-secondary Learning Act.
1   The Public Post-secondary Institutions' Tuition Fees 
Regulation (AR 273/2006) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is expressly repealed.

3   Section 5(1) is amended by striking out "commencing with 
the 2008-2009 academic year, a" and substituting "the".

4   Sections 8 and 9 are expressly repealed.

5   The following is added before section 10:
Transitional - prohibition against raises for 2015-2016 and 
2016-2017 academic years
8.1(1)  The tuition fees for any program administered by an 
institution either for the 2015-2016 or the 2016-2017 academic 
year may not be higher than those that were in effect for that 
program in the 2014-2015 academic year.
(2)  Section 5 does not apply with respect to the academic years for 
which tuition fees are affected by subsection (1).

6   Section 10 is amended by striking out "August 31, 2016" 
and substituting "August 31, 2018".


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Alberta Regulation 133/2015
School Act
SCHOOL ACT REGULATIONS (MINISTERIAL - EXPIRY CLAUSES) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: August 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Education (M.O. 010/2015) on July 
16, 2015 pursuant to sections 183(4), 94(1), 37, 58, 30(4), 29(3), 28(6), 39(3)(c), 
23(9), 51(5), 115, 235 of the School Act.
1   The Capital Borrowing Regulation (AR 188/98) is 
amended in section 10 by striking out "August 31, 2015" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016". 

2   The Certification of Teachers Regulation (AR 3/99) is 
amended in section 40 by striking out "August 31, 2015" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016".

3   The Charter Schools Regulation (AR 212/2002) is 
amended in section 19 by striking out "August 31, 2015" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016".

4   The Closure of Schools Regulation (AR 238/97) is 
amended in section 8 by striking out "August 31, 2015" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016".

5   The Early Childhood Services Regulation (AR 31/2002) is 
amended in section 12 by striking out "August 31, 2015" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016".

6   The Home Education Regulation (AR 145/2006) is 
amended in section 11 by striking out "August 31, 2015" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016".

7   The Private Schools Regulation (AR 190/2000) is 
amended in section 24 by striking out "August 31, 2015" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016".

8   The Student Evaluation Regulation (AR 177/2003) is 
amended in section 14 by striking out "May 31, 2016" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016".

9   The Student Record Regulation (AR 225/2006) is 
amended in section 12 by striking out "July 31, 2016" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016".

10   The Student Transportation Regulation (AR 250/98) is 
amended in section 7 by striking out "August 31, 2015" and 
substituting "August 31, 2016".

11   The Superintendent of Schools Regulation 
(AR 178/2003) is amended in section 5 by striking out 
"August 31, 2015" and substituting "August 31, 2016".  

12   The Withdrawal of Ward Plebiscite Regulation 
(AR 27/2004) is amended in section 7 by striking out "August 
31, 2015" and substituting "August 31, 2016".