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Alberta Regulation 188/2015
Government Organization Act
GRANTS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 283/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 13 of the Government Organization Act. 
1   The Innovation and Advanced Education Grants 
Regulation (AR 121/2008) is amended
	(a)	in the title by striking out "INNOVATION AND";
	(b)	in section 1(1)(b) by striking out "Innovation and".

2   The International and Intergovernmental Relations Grant 
Regulation (AR 5/2002) is amended
	(a)	in the title by striking out "INTERNATIONAL AND 
INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS" and 
substituting "ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND 
TRADE";
	(b)	in section 1 by striking out "International and 
Intergovernmental Relations" and substituting "Economic 
Development and Trade".

3   The Designation and Transfer of Responsibility 
Regulation (AR 80/2012) is amended in section 2.1(3) by 
striking out "Innovation and".


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Alberta Regulation 189/2015
Administrative Procedures and Jurisdiction Act
DESIGNATION OF CONSTITUTIONAL DECISION  
MAKERS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 286/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 16 of the Administrative Procedures and 
Jurisdiction Act. 
1   The Designation of Constitutional Decision Makers 
Regulation (AR 69/2006) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is amended by striking out "January 31, 2016" 
and substituting "January 31, 2018".

3   Schedule 1 is amended
	(a)	by striking out "Alberta Energy and Utilities Board" in 
Column 1 and the corresponding row in Column 2;
	(b)	by striking out "panel appointed under the Human Rights, 
Citizenship and Multiculturalism Act" in Column 1 and 
substituting "tribunal appointed under the Alberta Human 
Rights Act".


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Alberta Regulation 190/2015
Civil Enforcement Act
CIVIL ENFORCEMENT (EXPIRY DATE EXTENSION)  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 287/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 106 of the Civil Enforcement Act. 
1   The Civil Enforcement Regulation (AR 276/95) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 62 is amended by striking out "December 31, 2015" 
and substituting "December 31, 2017".



Alberta Regulation 191/2015
Judgment Interest Act
JUDGMENT INTEREST AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 288/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 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 (w):
	(x)	the interest rate from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016 
is prescribed at 0.55% per year.


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Alberta Regulation 192/2015
Safety Codes Act
ELEVATING DEVICES CODES REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 299/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 65 of the Safety Codes Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	B355-09 code
	2	Z185-M87 (R2011) code
	3	B311-02 (R2012) code
	4	ASME A17.1-2013/CSA B44-13 code
	5	Code to be made available
	6	Repeal
	7	Coming into force
B355-09 code
1(1)  CAN/CSA-B355-09 Lifts for Persons with Physical 
Disabilities is declared in force with the variations set out in 
subsection (2).
(2)  The following is added after Requirement 1.1:
1.1.1   If there is a conflict between the Elevating Devices, 
Passenger Ropeways and Amusement Rides Permit Regulation 
(AR 28/2012) and this Standard, that Regulation prevails over this 
Standard.
1.1.2   This Standard, and any standards and codes referenced in this 
Standard, do not make or imply any assurance or guarantee by the 
Crown with respect to the life expectancy, durability or operating 
performance of materials, appliances, systems and equipment 
referred to in this Standard or the standards and codes referenced in 
this Standard.
Z185-M87 (R2011) code
2(1)  CAN/CSA-Z185-M87 (R2011) Safety Code for Personnel 
Hoists is declared in force with the variations set out in 
subsection (2).
(2)  The following is added after Requirement 1.1:
1.1.1   If there is a conflict between the Elevating Devices, 
Passenger Ropeways and Amusement Rides Permit Regulation 
(AR 28/2012) and this Standard, that Regulation prevails over this 
Standard.
1.1.2   This Standard, and any standards and codes referenced in this 
Standard, do not make or imply any assurance or guarantee by the 
Crown with respect to the life expectancy, durability or operating 
performance of materials, appliances, systems and equipment 
referred to in this Standard or the standards and codes referenced in 
this Standard.
B311-02 (R2012) code
3(1)  CAN/CSA-B311-02 (R2012) Safety Code for Manlifts is 
declared in force with the variations set out in subsections 
(2) to (8).
(2)  The following is added after Clause 1.1:
1.1.1   If there is a conflict between the Elevating Devices, 
Passenger Ropeways and Amusement Rides Permit Regulation 
(AR 28/2012) and this Standard, that Regulation prevails over this 
Standard.
1.1.2   This Standard, and any standards and codes referenced in this 
Standard, do not make or imply any assurance or guarantee by the 
Crown with respect to the life expectancy, durability or operating 
performance of materials, appliances, systems and equipment 
referred to in this Standard or the standards and codes referenced in 
this Standard.
(3)  The definition of "door" in Clause 2.1 is amended by 
adding "expanded metal or" after "more".
(4)  Clause 6 is struck out.
(5)  The following is added after Clause 7.11.1:
7.11.1.1   The horizontal distance between the sides of the hoistway 
landing opening and the outside edge of the car enclosure shall not 
exceed 200 mm on either side.
(6)  In Clause 7.16.2.1 "or pounds, or both." is struck out.
(7)  The following is added after Clause 7.20.2:
7.20.2.1   The pitch diameter of governor sheaves and governor 
tension sheaves must be not less than 30 times the rope diameter.
(8)  In the third line of Clause 7.28.12(a) "one of" is added 
after "rollers,".
ASME A17.1-2013/CSA B44-13 code
4(1)  ASME A17.1-2013/CSA B44-13 Safety Code for 
Elevators and Escalators is declared in force with the 
variations set out in subsections (2) to (25).
(2)  The ASME Preface is amended by striking out "except 
Part 1, and 5.10, 8.1, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8, 8.9, 8.10, and 8.11, which" and 
substituting "except that Part 1, and 5.10, 8.1, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8 and 8.10 
apply". 
(3)  Requirement 1.1.3 is struck out and the following is 
substituted:
1.1.3   	Application of Parts
This Code applies to new installations only, except that Part 1, and 
5.10, 8.1, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8 and 8.10 apply to both new and existing 
installations.
1.1.3.1   If there is a conflict between the Elevating Devices, 
Passenger Ropeways and Amusement Rides Permit Regulation 
(AR 28/2012) and this Code, that Regulation prevails over this Code.
1.1.3.2   The definitions in the Elevating Devices, Passenger 
Ropeways and Amusement Rides Permit Regulation (AR 28/2012) 
apply to this Code.
1.1.3.3   This Code, and any codes and standards referenced in this 
Code, do not make or imply any assurance or guarantee by the 
Crown with respect to the life expectancy, durability or operating 
performance of materials, appliances, systems and equipment 
referred to in this Code or the codes and standards referenced in this 
Code.
(4)  The following is added after Requirement 1.2.1:
1.2.1.1   Notwithstanding the requirements of 1.2.1(b) and (c), the 
acceptance of ASME A17.7/CSA B44.7 is at the sole discretion of 
the authority having jurisdiction.
(5)  The following is added after Requirement 1.2.2.3:
1.2.2.4   In Alberta, the Alberta Building Code has been declared to 
be in force in place of the NBCC.  Therefore,
	(a)	wherever the phrase "in jurisdictions enforcing the NBCC" is 
used in this Code, it must be read as if it were a reference to 
"in Alberta", and
	(b)	where the context allows, references to "NBCC" in this Code 
must be read as references to "Alberta Building Code".
(6)  The following is added after Requirement 2.15.9.2:
2.15.9.2.1   Notwithstanding Requirement 2.15.9.2, all platform 
guards (aprons) will in no case be less than 1220 mm (48 in.).  In the 
case of alterations, the platform guard shall be to a maximum length 
to fit the existing pit conditions.
(7)  Requirement 2.27.11 to Requirement 2.27.11.6.10 are 
struck out.
(8)  Sections 5.3, 5.4 and 5.8 are struck out.
(9)  Requirement 5.10.1.9.5 is struck out and the following is 
substituted:
5.10.1.9.5		Openings of Hoistway Doors or Gates From the 
		Landing Side
5.10.1.9.5.1   Regardless of the maximum car speed that an 
elevator is capable of reaching, the elevator's hoistway doors or 
gates shall be provided with one of the following:
	(a)	interlocks conforming to 2.12.2;
	(b)	combination mechanical locks and electric contacts 
conforming to 2.12.3.
5.10.1.9.5.2   The mechanical locking device, when used on 
temporary doors, shall be self-latching.
NOTE:   When permanent doors are installed, it is recommended 
that the mechanical locking function of the permanent interlocks be 
used.
(10)  Section 5.11 is struck out.
(11)  The following is added after Requirement 6.1.6.2.2:
6.1.6.2.2.1   Any existing escalator that is not equipped with an 
inspection switch must meet the requirements of 6.1.6.2.2.
(12)  Sections 7.7 to 7.11 are struck out.
(13)  The Note to Part 8, General Requirements, Scope is 
amended by striking out "Requirements 8.1, 8.6, 8.7, 8.9, 8.10, 
and 8.11" and substituting "Requirements 8.1, 8.6, 8.7, 8.8 and 
8.10".
(14)  The following is added after Requirement 8.6.1.2.1:
NOTE:   This Requirement applies as of September 1, 2017 to 
elevators installed or altered under ASME A17.1-2007/CSA B44-07 
and earlier editions.
(15)  The following is added after Requirement 8.6.1.2.2:
8.6.1.2.3		Maintenance Frequency
8.6.1.2.3.1   The maintenance required by Requirement 8.6.1.2.1 
must be carried out at least once every 3 months, unless Requirement 
8.6.1.2.3.2 provides otherwise.
8.6.1.2.3.2		Extension of Intervals
If conditions such as frequency and types of usage or age and 
inherent quality of equipment make more frequent maintenance 
intervals unnecessary, the original elevator manufacturer, elevator 
maintenance contractor or professional engineer may extend the 
maintenance intervals up to (but not for a period greater than) one 
year, if such extension is consistent with the intent of the original 
manufacturer's maintenance program.
8.6.1.2.3.2.1   The original elevator manufacturer, elevator 
maintenance contractor or professional engineer implementing an 
extension permitted by 8.6.1.2.3.2 shall 
	(a)	send a letter signed by the original elevator manufacturer, 
elevator maintenance contractor or professional engineer who 
made the maintenance interval changes, describing the 
changes and rationale for the changes, to the owner of the 
elevating device or an authorized agent of the owner, and
	(b)	place a copy of the letter described in clause (a) in the Log 
Book for the elevating device.
8.6.1.2.3.2.2   These documents shall contain the following 
information: the provincial I.D. and serial number of the device 
affected by the extension, the date when the extension will be put 
into effect and the name of the company.
(16)  Requirement 8.6.1.3 is struck out and the following is 
substituted:
8.6.1.3   Maintenance Personnel
Persons performing maintenance and tests, including repair and 
replacement work, must have training, be experienced and hold an 
Alberta Trade Certificate in the trade of Elevator Constructor or be 
an apprentice in the trade under the Apprenticeship and Industry 
Training Act under the direct supervision of a person who holds an 
Alberta Trade Certificate in the trade of Elevator Constructor.
NOTE:   Maintenance Personnel must:
	(a)	understand operational and safety functions of all 
components of the installation maintained in order to 
appreciate all safety hazards for maintenance personnel and 
the general public that might be created during any 
maintenance procedure and tests;
	(b)	be able to reasonably assess compatibility of replacement 
components;
	(c)	be able to carry out the work required under this 
Requirement.
(17)  Requirement 8.6.1.4.1(3)(a) to (f) is struck out and the 
following is substituted: 
	(a)	site name and address 
	(b)	service provider name and the printed name and signature of 
the persons who completed the task, except that where tasks 
are not yet completed, or where a part directly affecting the 
safety of the operation is found to be defective, the record of 
the maintenance task shall not be signed off until the task is 
completed or the defect is adjusted repaired or replaced
	(c)	provincial I.D. number and OEM serial number
	(d)	date of record
	(e)	a description of the maintenance task, interval and associated 
requirements of 8.6 and 8.11
	(f)	written confirmation that all requirements of 8.6 and 8.11 are 
complied with
(18)  Section 8.6.1.5 is struck out and the following is 
substituted: 
8.6.1.5		Code Data Plate 
8.6.1.5.1   This Requirement only applies to elevating devices that 
were installed after the ASME A17.1- 2007/CSA B44-07 Code was 
adopted.
(19)  Requirements 8.6.1.7 and 8.6.1.7.1 are struck out and 
the following is substituted:
8.6.1.7		Periodic Tests 
The Maintenance Control Program (MCP) shall ensure that all 
inspection and tests required by 8.11 shall be completed as part of 
MCP.
8.6.1.7.1		Frequency of testing
Testing shall be performed at intervals as follows:
	(a)	Category 1 tests are performed annually,
	(b)	Category 3 tests are performed every 3 years, and
	(c)	Category 5 tests are performed every 5 years.
NOTE:   Requirements 8.6.1.7 and 8.6.1.7.1 apply as of September 
1, 2017 to elevators installed or altered under ASME A17.1-
2007/CSA B44-07 and earlier editions.
(20)  Requirement 8.6.1.7.2 is struck out and the following is 
substituted:
8.6.1.7.2		Periodic Test Records and Tags
A metal tag with the applicable code requirement(s) and date(s) 
performed and the name of the person or firm performing the test 
shall be kept installed in accordance with 8.6.1.4 to be readily visible 
and securely attached to the controller of each unit for all 5-year 
periodic tests, and a permanent record shall be provided in the onsite 
record keeping system (log) capturing the same information as 
required by the tags for 1-year category tests.
(21)  The following is added after Requirement 8.6.1.7.4:
8.6.1.7.5   Where a maintenance interval is extended under 
8.6.1.7.2, the extension is not transferable to a new contractor.
(22)  The following is added after Requirement 8.6.4.6.3:
8.6.4.6.4		Examination of Brakes 
The driving machine brakes must be:
	(a)	dismantled, cleaned and all components checked;
	(b)	tested to ensure that the car decelerates from rated speed 
when the power is removed from the driving machine brake 
while an empty car is travelling in the up direction at rated 
speed.
NOTE:   It is recommended that means other than the disconnect 
switch be used to remove power. Any rate of deceleration is 
acceptable, all factors considered, e.g., heat dissipation.
(23)  Requirement 8.6.11.4 is struck out and the following is 
substituted:
8.6.11.4		Cleaning of a Car and Hoistway Transparent 
Enclosure 
8.6.11.4.1   Unless Requirements 2.11.1.4 and 2.14.2.6 are met, 
cleaning of transparent enclosures on the exterior of an elevator car 
or on the interior of an elevator hoistway must be done under the 
direct supervision and presence of an elevator constructor.
(24)  Requirement 8.10.1.1.2 is struck out and the following 
is substituted:
8.10.1.1.2   A person who installs or makes a major alteration to 
equipment must perform all of the applicable tests specified by 
Requirements 8.10.2 to 8.10.5 in the presence of an inspector 
specified in Requirement 8.10.1.1.1.
8.10.1.1.2.1   A person who alters equipment must perform all of 
the applicable tests specified by Requirements 8.10.2 to 8.10.5.
(25)  Requirements 8.11.1.1 to 8.11.1.2 and 8.11.2.1 and Note 
(2) to Requirement 8.11.1.2 are struck out.
Code to be made available
5   Every employer of an elevator mechanic or adjuster must ensure 
that they have a latest adopted Elevating Devices Codes Regulation 
and that the mechanic or adjuster has access to the adopted codes at the 
employer's office.
Repeal
6   The Elevating Devices Codes Regulation (AR 62/2009) is repealed.
Coming into force
7   This Regulation comes into force on March 1, 2016.


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Alberta Regulation 193/2015
Safety Codes Act
GAS CODE AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 300/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 65 of the Safety Codes Act. 
1   The Gas Code Regulation (AR 111/2010) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (2):
(3)  The following references in a code that is declared in force in 
this Regulation, shall be read as referring to the "Alberta Building 
Code 2014 as declared in force by the Building Code Regulation":
	(a)	"National Building Code of Canada";
	(b)	"National Building Code of Canada or local code";
	(c)	"local building code";
	(d)	"applicable building code of the authority having 
jurisdiction".

3   Section 3(1)(b) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
	(b)	inspected and accepted by a certification body or an 
inspection body accredited by the Standards Council of 
Canada, and the equipment bears evidence of having been 
accepted in the manner authorized by the certification body 
or inspection body.
4   Section 4 is repealed.

5   Section 5 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Natural gas and propane installation code
5   CSA Standard B149.1-15, Natural gas and propane installation 
code, published in August 2015 by the Canadian Standards 
Association, is declared in force as amended or replaced from time 
to time.

6   Section 6 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Propane storage and handling code
6   CSA Standard B149.2-15, Propane storage and handling code, 
published in August 2015 by the Canadian Standards Association, is 
declared in force as amended or replaced from time to time.

7   The following is added after section 6:
Code for the field approval of fuel-related components on appliances 
and equipment
6.1   CSA Standard B149.3-15, Code for the field approval of 
fuel-related components on appliances and equipment, published in 
August 2015 by the Canadian Standards Association, is declared in 
force as amended or replaced from time to time.

8   Section 7 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Installation code for propane fuel systems and tanks on highway 
vehicles
7   CSA Standard B149.5-15, Installation code for propane fuel 
systems and tanks on highway vehicles, published in August 2015 by 
the Canadian Standards Association, is declared in force as amended 
or replaced from time to time.

9   Section 8 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Compressed Natural Gas Fuelling Stations Installation Code
8   CSA Standard B108-14, Compressed natural gas fuelling 
stations installation code, published in August 2015 by the Canadian 
Standards Association, is declared in force as amended or replaced 
from time to time.

10   Section 9 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Natural Gas for Vehicles Installation Code
9   CSA Standard B109-14, Natural gas for vehicles installation 
code - Part 1, Compressed natural gas, published in March 2014 by 
the Canadian Standards Association, is declared in force as amended 
or replaced from time to time.

11   Schedules 1 to 5 are repealed.

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


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Alberta Regulation 194/2015
Safety Codes Act
PERMIT AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 301/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 65 of the Safety Codes Act. 
1   The Permit Regulation (AR 204/2007) is amended by this 
Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	by repealing clause (e) and substituting the 
following:
	(e)	"Alberta Fire Code" means the Alberta Fire Code 
2014 declared in force by the Fire Code 
Regulation (AR 32/2015);
	(ii)	by repealing clause (p) and substituting the 
following:
	(p)	"relocatable industrial accommodation" means a 
building to which Part 10 of the Alberta Building 
Code 2014 declared in force by the Building Code 
Regulation (AR 31/2015) or the Alberta Building 
Code 2006 declared in force by the Building Code 
Regulation (AR 117/2007) applies;
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (2):
(3)  For greater certainty, in this Regulation a building includes 
a stage and a tent, including an overhead structure used or 
intended to be used in conjunction with a stage or tent.

3   Section 6 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Building Discipline
Building permit
6(1)  A permit in the building discipline is required for the 
following if the Alberta Building Code 2014 or the National 
Energy Code of Canada for Buildings 2011 declared in force by 
the Building Code Regulation (AR 31/2015) or the Alberta 
Building Code 2006 declared in force by the Building Code 
Regulation (AR 117/2007) applies to it:
	(a)	the construction of a building, including the renovation 
or addition to a building;
	(b)	a change in the occupancy classification of a building.
(2)  A permit issuer may require a separate permit for specific parts 
of the undertaking to which the Alberta Building Code 2014 
declared in force by the Building Code Regulation (AR 31/2015) 
or the Alberta Building Code 2006 declared in force by the 
Building Code Regulation (AR 117/2007) applies if the specific 
parts involve a compulsory certification trade under the 
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act.
(3)  Despite subsection (1), a permit is not required for the 
following:
	(a)	construction of a building, including a renovation or an 
addition to a building, if
	(i)	the building is not a stage or tent or an overhead 
structure that is used in or intended to be used in 
conjunction with a stage or tent,
	(ii)	the construction, renovation or addition does not 
exceed $5000 in prevailing market value, and 
	(iii)	matters affecting health or safety are not at risk;
	(b)	painting or decorating if
	(i)	matters affecting health or safety are not at risk, 
and
	(ii)	there is no structural change to the building;
	(c)	re-roofing or re-siding if 
	(i)	the re-roofing or re-siding is undertaken for 
aesthetic purposes or for the purposes of 
maintaining the building, 
	(ii)	the re-roofing or re-siding is being replaced with 
roofing or siding of a similar type, 
	(iii)	matters affecting health or safety are not at risk, 
and
	(iv)	there is no structural change to the building;
	(d)	to replace or alter ducting serving a space heating 
appliance if
	(i)	it is located in a single family residential dwelling, 
and
	(ii)	there is no design change required to the heating 
and ventilation system;
	(e)	construction of, including a renovation of or an addition 
to, a stage if the platform of the stage is not at a distance 
greater than 1200 mm above the adjacent surface on any 
side;
	(f)	construction of, including a renovation of or an addition 
to, a tent 
	(i)	that is
	(A)	located on property that is designated for 
residential use by municipal land use bylaws 
and used as a single family residential 
dwelling, and 
	(B)	not used for a commercial purpose,
				or
	(ii)	that is located on a campsite or campground or 
more than 3 m from any other structure if the tent
	(A)	does not cover, and is not part of a group of 
tents that collectively cover, more than 60 m2 
of ground, and
	(B)	does not contain, and is not intended to 
contain, commercial cooking equipment;
	(g)	construction of an exterior deck that is attached to or 
detached from a single family dwelling that is not 
greater than 600 mm from that adjacent grade on all 
sides of the deck. 
(4)  Despite subsection (1), a permit is not required with respect to 
the relocation of a relocatable industrial accommodation if the 
relocatable industrial accommodation is at the relocation site for 
not more than 28 days.

4   Section 8(2)(d) is amended by renumbering the second 
subclause (ii) as subclause (iii).

5   Section 15(1) is amended by adding the following after 
clause (d):
	(e)	a person holding a valid private sewage installer certificate of 
competency, in respect of a portion of a plumbing system 
that is
	(i)	located outside a building, and
	(ii)	required for the treatment, flow control or pressure 
delivery of wastewater from a plumbing system that 
discharges into a municipal sewage collection system.


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Alberta Regulation 195/2015
Safety Codes Act
PRESSURE EQUIPMENT SAFETY AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 302/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 65 of the Safety Codes Act. 
1   The Pressure Equipment Safety Regulation (AR 49/2006) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(1) is amended
	(a)	by adding the following after clause (dd):
	(dd.1)	"registered by a safety codes officer" means a design 
registered in accordance with section 40 of the Act and 
recorded in the information system maintained pursuant 
to section 58 of the Act;
	(b)	by adding the following after clause (ff):
	(ff.1)	"thermal liquid heating system" means one or more 
thermal liquid heaters, and any connected piping system 
or vessel, in which a thermal liquid that is not 
pressurized by the application of a heat source is used as 
the heat transfer medium;

3   Section 5 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (2) by adding "or a safety codes officer" 
after "registered by the Administrator";
	(b)	in subsection (3) by adding "or a safety codes officer" 
after "registered by the Administrator".

4   Section 6 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Codes and standards
6   The following codes, standards and bodies of rules are declared 
in force as amended or replaced from time to time as they relate to 
pressure equipment:
	(a)	the following provisions of the CSA Standard B51 - 14, 
Boiler, pressure vessel and pressure piping code, published 
by the CSA Group:
	(i)	Part 1, General requirements for boilers, pressure 
vessels, and pressure piping, including informative 
Annex E Inspection of welds in pressure coils exposed 
to direct radiant heat;
	(ii)	Part 2, High-pressure cylinders for the on-board storage 
of natural gas and hydrogen as fuels for automotive 
vehicles;
	(iii)	Part 3, Compressed natural gas and hydrogen refuelling 
station pressure piping systems and ground storage 
vessels;
	(b)	CSA Standard B52 - 13, Mechanical refrigeration code, 
published by the CSA Group;
	(c)	CSA Standard Z662 - 15, Oil and gas pipeline systems, 
published by the CSA Group;
	(d)	ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code - 2015, published by 
the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, except that 
Section VIII Rules for Construction of Pressure Vessels, 
Division 2 - Alternative Rules, Part 5 Design by Analysis 
Requirements cannot be used to override the requirements 
stated in other parts of ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel 
Code - 2015, Section VIII, Division 2, unless such use meets 
the terms and conditions set out in a variance issued to the 
owner of the pressure vessel by the Administrator;
	(e)	the following sections of the ASME Code for Pressure 
Piping, B31, published by the American Society of 
Mechanical Engineers:
	(i)	B31.1 - 2014, Power Piping, including Mandatory 
Appendices A to G, J and Non-mandatory Appendices 
II and III;
	(ii)	B31.3 - 2014, Process Piping, including Appendices A 
to E, K, L and X;
	(iii)	B31.5 - 2013, Refrigeration Piping and Heat Transfer 
Components;
	(iv)	B31.9 - 2014, Building Services Piping;
	(f)	American National Standards Institute (ANSI) CGA 
G-2.1-2014 Safety Requirements for the Storage and 
Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia, published by the 
Compressed Gas Association;
	(g)	NFPA 58, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code, 
2014 edition, published by the National Fire Protection 
Association;
	(h)	NFPA 59, Utility LP-Gas Plant Code, 
2015 edition, published by the National Fire Protection 
Association;
	(i)	MSS Standard Practice SP-25-2013, Standard Marking 
System for Valves, Fittings, Flanges and Unions, published 
by the Manufacturers Standardization Society of the Valve 
and Fitting Industry;
	(j)	TEMA Standards of Tubular Exchanger Manufacturers 
Association (9th edition), published by the Tubular 
Exchanger Manufacturers Association;
	(k)	API Standard 661-2013, Air-Cooled Heat Exchangers for 
General Refinery Services (7th edition), published by the 
American Petroleum Institute;
	(l)	ISO-16528 Boilers and Pressure Vessels - Part 1, 1st Edition, 
2007, published by the International Organization for 
Standardization, for construction not addressed in the above 
codes and standards provided the same engineering 
philosophy, safety margins and administrative requirements 
in CSA B51 are followed.

5   Section 10(3) is amended by repealing clause (a) and 
substituting the following:
	(a)	the Administrator or a safety codes officer may accept other 
options permitted by the applicable codes or standards 
declared in force by this Regulation, or

6   Section 14 is amended
	(a)	in subsections (1) to (4) by adding "or a safety codes 
officer" after "the Administrator", wherever it occurs;
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (5):
(5.1)  If a design is registered by a safety codes officer, the safety 
codes officer may specify the number of items of pressure 
equipment that are permitted to be constructed to that design.
	(c)		in subsection (6) by adding "or a safety codes officer" 
after "the Administrator".

7   Section 15(1)(j) is amended by adding "or a safety codes 
officer" after "the Administrator".

8   Section 16(1)(i) is amended by adding "or safety codes 
officer" after "the Administrator".

9   Section 17 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1)(c) by adding "or a safety codes 
officer" after "the Administrator";
	(b)	in subsection (3) by adding "or a safety codes officer" 
after "the Administrator", wherever it occurs;
	(c)	in subsection (4) by adding "or a safety codes officer" 
after "The Administrator";
	(d)	in subsection (6) by adding "or a safety codes officer" 
after "the Administrator".

10   Section 18(2)(c) is amended by adding "or a safety codes 
officer" after "the Administrator".

11   Section 19 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1) and substituting the 
following: 
Pressure equipment design registered
19(1)  If the Administrator or a safety codes officer, on being 
satisfied that a design meets the requirements of this 
Regulation, approves the registration of the design of a boiler, 
pressure vessel, fired-heater pressure coil, thermal liquid 
heating system or pressure piping system, the Administrator or 
safety codes officer must
	(a)	indicate approval of the registration of the design by 
placing a stamp on the design that indicates the 
registration number and the date of the registration,
	(b)	sign the stamp, and
	(c)	ensure that the following is entered into an information 
system:
	(i)	the registration number;
	(ii)	the name of the owner of the design and, where 
applicable, the name of the manufacturer or 
contractor;
	(iii)	a description of the boiler, pressure vessel, 
fired-heater pressure coil, thermal liquid heating 
system or pressure piping system;
	(iv)	the dimensions or size, where applicable, of the 
boiler, pressure vessel, fired-heater pressure coil, 
thermal liquid heating system or pressure piping 
system;
	(v)	maximum allowable pressure and the maximum 
and minimum working temperatures if applicable;
	(vi)	the date the design was registered.
	(b)	in subsection (2) by adding "or safety codes officer" 
after "the Administrator".

12   Section 20 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1) and substituting the 
following: 
Fittings design registered
20(1)  If the Administrator or a safety codes officer, on being 
satisfied that a design meets the requirements of this Regulation, 
approves the registration of the design of a fitting, the 
Administrator or safety codes officer must
	(a)	indicate approval of the registration of the design by 
placing a stamp on the design that indicates the 
registration number and the date of registration,
	(b)	sign the stamp, and
	(c)	ensure that the following is entered into an information 
system:
	(i)	the registration number;
	(ii)	the name of the manufacturer of the fitting;
	(iii)	a description of the fitting or fittings;
	(iv)	the identification number of the catalogue or 
supporting documents;
	(v)	the date registered.
	(b)	in subsections (2) and (3) by adding "or a safety codes 
officer" after "the Administrator".

13   Section 21 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1) and substituting the 
following: 
Welding, brazing and other joining 
procedures registered
21(1)  If the Administrator or a safety codes officer, on being 
satisfied that a welding, brazing or other joining procedure meets 
the requirements of this Regulation, approves the registration of 
the procedure, the Administrator or safety codes officer must
	(a)	indicate the acceptance of the registration of the 
procedure by placing a stamp on the procedure that 
indicates the registration number and the date of the 
registration,
	(b)	sign the stamp, and
	(c)	ensure that the following is entered into an information 
system:
	(i)	the registration number;
	(ii)	the name of the owner of the procedure;
	(iii)	the date the procedure was registered;
	(b)	in subsection (2) by adding "or safety codes officer" 
after "the Administrator".

14   Section 22 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Change to a design
22(1)  If a person proposes to make a change to a pressure 
equipment design that has been registered by the Administrator or a 
safety codes officer, that person must submit drawings, 
specifications and other information concerning the change to the 
Administrator for review and registration of the change.
(2)  If the Administrator considers the change to a design sufficiently 
extensive, the Administrator may require the same information to be 
submitted as if the submission were a first application for 
registration of the design.

15   Section 23 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Alternative design codes and standards
23(1)  The Administrator may accept designs of pressure equipment 
that are not designed in accordance with the codes and standards 
declared in force by this Regulation submitted for registration under 
section 40 of the Act if, in the opinion of the Administrator, they are 
of an equivalent standard of safety as those codes and bodies of rules 
declared in force by this Regulation and they meet the requirements 
for registration.
(2)  A safety codes officer may accept designs of pressure equipment 
that are not designed in accordance with the codes and standards 
declared in force by this Regulation submitted for registration under 
section 40 of the Act if, in the opinion of the safety codes officer, 
they are of an equivalent standard of safety as those codes and 
bodies of rules declared in force by this Regulation and they meet 
the requirements for registration.

16   Section 40(8) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
(8)  If pressure equipment needs repair, the Administrator or a safety 
codes officer may require the owner of that pressure equipment to 
submit a detailed report setting out the circumstances that led to the 
damage to the pressure equipment.

17   The heading preceding section 47 is amended by 
striking out "Amendments, Repeals, Expiry and".

18   Sections 47 and 48 are repealed.

19   Section 4 comes into force on January 1, 2016. 


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Alberta Regulation 196/2015
Safety Codes Act
PRIVATE SEWAGE DISPOSAL SYSTEMS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 303/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 65 of the Safety Codes Act. 
1   The Private Sewage Disposal Systems Regulation 
(AR 229/97) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(b.1) is repealed.
3   Section 4 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (2)
	(i)	by striking out "2009" and substituting "2015, as 
amended or replaced from time to time,";
	(ii)	by repealing clause (c) and substituting the 
following:
	(c)	are located on the single property that they serve.
	(b)	in subsection (3) by striking out "2009" and 
substituting "in force".

4   The following is added before the heading "Coming into 
Force":
Municipal bylaws
5.1   A municipality may make bylaws restricting the type of 
systems recognized in the Alberta Private Sewage Systems Standard 
of Practice in force that can be constructed or used in new 
installations of private sewage disposal systems.

5   Subject to section 65(4) of the Act, this Regulation 
comes into force on January 1, 2016.


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Alberta Regulation 197/2015
Mines and Minerals Act
COAL ROYALTY AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 305/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 5 of the Mines and Minerals Act. 
1   The Coal Royalty Regulation (AR 295/92) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   Section 8(1)(b)(ii) is amended by striking out "an 
independent firm of chartered accountants" and substituting "a 
professional accounting firm as defined in the Chartered Professional 
Accountants Act".



Alberta Regulation 198/2015
Mines and Minerals Act
NATURAL GAS ROYALTY REGULATION, 2009 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 306/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 5 of the Mines and Minerals Act. 
1   The Natural Gas Royalty Regulation, 2009 (AR 221/2008) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(4) is amended by striking out "CICA Handbook 
published from time to time by the Canadian Institute of Chartered 
Accountants" and substituting "CPA Canada Handbook published 
from time to time by the Chartered Professional Accountants of 
Canada".


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Alberta Regulation 199/2015
Climate Change and Emissions Management Act
SPECIFIED GAS EMITTERS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 309/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 60 of the Climate Change and Emissions 
Management Act. 
1   The Specified Gas Emitters Regulation (AR 139/2007) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 9(1.1) is amended by striking out 
"EPC = NEIL x P - TAE - CCA" and substituting 
"EPC = NEIL x P - TAE + CCA".

3   Section 18(1)(a)(i)(B) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
	(B)	a chartered professional accountant under the Chartered 
Professional Accountants Act,



Alberta Regulation 200/2015
Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act
MERCURY EMISSIONS FROM COAL-FIRED POWER PLANTS (EXPIRY 
DATE EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made jointly by the Lieutenant Governor in Council 
(O.C. 310/2015) on December 18, 2015 and by the Minister of Environment and 
Parks on November 26, 2015 pursuant to sections 85, 86, 122 and 239 of the 
Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act. 
1   The Mercury Emissions From Coal-fired Power Plants 
Regulation (AR 34/2006) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 13 is amended by striking out "December 31, 2015" 
and substituting "December 31, 2016".


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Alberta Regulation 201/2015
Public Trustee Act
PUBLIC TRUSTEE GENERAL REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 311/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 46 of the Public Trustee Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Notice regarding unclaimed property
	2	Expeditious disposition of small estates
	3	Election to administer estate in certain cases
	4	Transfer of property to minor's guardian
	5	Transfer of property to Public Trustee's equivalent 
in other jurisdiction
	6	Monitoring trustee for minors
	7	Public Trustee compensation for acting as  
litigation representative for minor
	8	Trustee of estate of incapacitated person
	9	Access to information regarding clients
	10	Repeal
	11	Coming into force 
 
Schedule
Notice regarding unclaimed property
1   The notice referred to in section 11(2)(b) or (4) of the Act must 
contain the following:
	(a)	the name of the person entitled to the property, if known;
	(b)	if the property is part of the estate of a deceased person,
	(i)	the name of the deceased, and
	(ii)	the judicial centre and file number of the relevant court 
file;
	(c)	if the property is held by the Public Trustee under a court 
order, the judicial centre and file number of the relevant court 
file;
	(d)	a description of the property and a statement of its value or 
estimated value;
	(e)	any additional information that the Public Trustee considers 
appropriate to include in the notice.
Expeditious disposition of small estates
2(1)  The amount prescribed for the purpose of section 13(1) of the 
Act is $10 000.
(2)  The document referred to in section 13(2) of the Act must be in 
Form 1 of the Schedule.
Election to administer estate in certain cases
3(1)  The amount prescribed for the purpose of section 16(1)(b) of the 
Act is $75 000.
(2)  The election referred to in section 16(2)(a) of the Act must be in 
Form 2 of the Schedule.
(3)  At the time of filing an election, the Public Trustee must also file 
with the Court an affidavit disclosing, insofar as known to the Public 
Trustee,
	(a)	the name, date of death and last place of residence of the 
deceased,
	(b)	the beneficiaries of the estate,
	(c)	whether the deceased left a will or not,
	(d)	the estimated gross value of the deceased's estate, and
	(e)	any additional information that in the opinion of the Public 
Trustee is appropriate to disclose in the affidavit.
(4)  If the deceased left a will, it must be attached as an exhibit to the 
affidavit referred to in subsection (3).
Transfer of property to minor's guardian
4(1)  The amount prescribed for the purpose of section 18(1)(b) of the 
Act is $10 000.
(2)  The acknowledgment of responsibility referred to in section 18(3) 
of the Act must be in Form 3 of the Schedule.
Transfer of property to Public Trustee's equivalent 
in other jurisdiction
5   The following are designated as equivalent entities for the purpose 
of section 19 of the Act: 

JURISDICTION
EQUIVALENT ENTITY
British Columbia
Public Guardian and Trustee
Manitoba
Public Guardian and Trustee
Newfoundland and Labrador
Public Trustee
Northwest Territories
Public Trustee
Nova Scotia
Public Trustee
Nunavut
Public Trustee
Ontario
Public Guardian and Trustee or the 
Children's Lawyer
Prince Edward Island
Public Trustee
Quebec
Curateur public
Saskatchewan
Public Guardian and Trustee
Yukon
Public Administrator or Public 
Guardian and Trustee
Monitoring trustee for minors
6(1)  For the purposes of section 21(2)(a)(iii) of the Act, the Public 
Trustee must review the trust's liabilities.
(2)  For the purpose of section 21(2)(b) of the Act,
	(a)	the prescribed interval is one year or such longer interval as 
the trust instrument may provide, and
	(b)	the prescribed statements or information are as follows:
	(i)	an inventory of assets and liabilities as of the beginning 
of the year;
	(ii)	a statement of receipts and disbursements for the year;
	(iii)	a separate statement of capital receipts and 
disbursements, if relevant under the terms of the trust;
	(iv)	an inventory of assets and liabilities as of the end of the 
year.
(3)  The following fees are prescribed for the purpose of section 21(11) 
of the Act:
	(a)	for the initial review under section 21(2)(a) of the Act,
	(i)	a file-opening fee of $75, plus
	(ii)	$100 per hour for time expended by the Public Trustee 
to obtain and review the information referred to in 
section 21(2)(a) of the Act;
	(b)	for each review under section 21(2)(b) of the Act,
	(i)	a minimum fee of $100, plus
	(ii)	$100 per hour for time in excess of one hour that is 
expended by the Public Trustee to obtain and review the 
statements and information referred to in subsection (2);
	(c)	a fee that the Public Trustee considers reasonable for 
anything done under section 21(5) of the Act.
Public Trustee compensation for acting as 
litigation representative for minor
7(1)  The compensation payable to the Public Trustee under section 
23(1)(b) of the Act out of money recovered for a minor is the 
aggregate of the following:
	(a)	$500;
	(b)	any amount paid or payable by the Public Trustee to a third 
party for the purpose of pursuing the minor's claim;
	(c)	one of the following amounts:
	(i)	1% of the amount recovered for the minor, if the 
minor's claim is resolved before questioning;
	(ii)	2% of the amount recovered for the minor, if the 
minor's claim is resolved before trial;
	(iii)	3% of the amount recovered for the minor, if the 
minor's claim is resolved after trial.
(2)  For the purposes of subsection (1),
	(a)	a minor's claim is considered to be resolved before 
questioning if it is settled or a judgment is obtained
	(i)	after the Public Trustee delivers a notice under section 
5.1(6)(b) of the Limitations Act or is directed by a judge 
to act as the minor's litigation representative, and
	(ii)	before questioning under Part 5, Division 1, Subdivision 
3 of the Alberta Rules of Court occurs in a proceeding 
related to the minor's claim,
	(b)	a minor's claim is considered to be resolved before trial if it 
is not resolved before questioning under Part 5, Division 1, 
Subdivision 3 of the Alberta Rules of Court occurs but is 
settled or a judgment is obtained before the commencement 
of a trial relating to the minor's claim,
	(c)	a minor's claim is considered to be resolved after trial if it is 
settled or a judgment is obtained after the commencement of 
a trial relating to the minor's claim, and
	(d)	the amount recovered for a minor includes the cost of 
funding a structured settlement.
Trustee of estate of incapacitated person
8   A certificate referred to in section 24(2) of the Act must be in Form 
4 of the Schedule.
Access to information regarding clients
9   A requisition referred to in section 44(4)(a) of the Act must be in 
Form 5 of the Schedule.
Repeal
10   The Public Trustee General Regulation (AR 241/2004) is 
repealed.
Coming into force
11   This Regulation comes into force on January 1, 2016.
Schedule  
Form 1 
 
Certificate of Summary Disposition of Small Estate 
(Public Trustee Act (section 13))
Pursuant to section 13 of the Public Trustee Act, I hereby certify that 
the Public Trustee is administering the estate of   (name of deceased)  , 
a deceased person who resided in   (municipality)  , Alberta.
Date                                                           
                                                                    
Public Trustee for the Province of Alberta
Form 2 
 
Election to Administer Estate 
(Public Trustee Act (section 16))
Pursuant to section 16 of the Public Trustee Act, the Public Trustee 
hereby elects to administer the estate of   (name of deceased)  , a 
deceased person who resided in   (municipality)  , Alberta and who 
died on   (date of death)  .
Date                                                           
                                                                    
Public Trustee for the Province of Alberta
Form 3 
 
Guardian's Acknowledgment of Responsibility 
(Public Trustee Act (section 18))
This acknowledgment of responsibility is given by
Name  		
Address		
		
		
1   This acknowledgment of responsibility relates to the 
minor,    (name of minor)   , who was born on    (day, month, year)   .
2   I am the minor's guardian because I am
	?	the minor's mother or father
	?	appointed guardian by the deed or will of the minor's 
parent,    (name of parent)   , who is now deceased
	?	appointed guardian by a court order dated    (date of 
guardianship order)   .
3   I have the power and responsibility to make day-to-day decisions 
affecting the minor.
4   I request the Public Trustee to deliver to me, to hold as trustee for 
the minor, money or other property of a total value of $             that the 
Public Trustee is holding for the minor.
5   I will use or expend the money or other property only for the 
minor's benefit.
6   When the minor reaches the age of 18 years I will account to the 
minor and transfer the balance of the money or other property 
remaining at that time to the minor.
Date	
Guardian's Signature  	
Witness	
Form 4 
 
Certificate of Public Trustee Regarding 
Incapacitated Person 
(Public Trustee Act (section 24))
Pursuant to section 24 of the Public Trustee Act, I hereby certify that 
the Public Trustee is trustee of       (name)      , of   (municipality)  , 
Alberta, under a certificate of incapacity issued under the Dependent 
Adults Act on       (date)      .
                                                                    
Public Trustee for the Province of Alberta
Form 5 
 
Requisition for Information or Records
(Public Trustee Act (section 44))
To:           (name of person or organization)  
(Name of client or potential client) of           (address)           is a client 
or potential client of the Public Trustee.
In accordance with section 44 of the Public Trustee Act and
?	section 40(1)(f) of the Freedom of Information and Protection 
of Privacy Act
?	section 35(1)(p) of the Health Information Act
?	section 20(b) of the Personal Information Protection Act
the Public Trustee hereby requires you to provide the following 
information or records to the Public Trustee:
                      (Description of information or records)                       
Date                                                           
                                                                    
Public Trustee for the Province of Alberta
  (Name and title of person signing of behalf of the Public Trustee) 


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Alberta Regulation 202/2015
Public Trustee Act
PUBLIC TRUSTEE INVESTMENT AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 18, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 312/2015) 
on December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 46 of the Public Trustee Act. 
1   The Public Trustee Investment Regulation (AR 24/2006) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 8 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 203/2015
Electric Utilities Act
MICRO-GENERATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: December 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Energy (M.O. 116/2015) on 
December 17, 2015 pursuant to sections 41 and 99 of the Electric Utilities Act. 
1   The Micro-generation Regulation (AR 27/2008) is 
amended by this Regulation.
2   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (c);
	(b)	in clause (d) by striking out "established under section 7 
of the Act";
	(c)	by repealing clause (f);
	(d)	in clause (j) 
	(i)	by striking out "customer's site" wherever it 
occurs and substituting "micro-generator's site";
	(ii)	by striking out "customer" and substituting 
"micro-generator";
	(e)	by repealing subsection (2).

3   Section 3(3) is amended by striking out "but subject to 
section 9(4),".

4   Section 9 is repealed.

5   Section 10 is amended by striking out "December 31, 2015" 
and substituting "December 31, 2016".


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Alberta Regulation 204/2015
Limitations Act
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE (MINISTERIAL) REGULATION
Filed: December 21, 2015
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Human Services (M.O. 2015-14) on 
December 18, 2015 pursuant to section 5.1(15) of the Limitations Act. 
Notice to proceed
1(1)  Subject to subsection (2), a notice to proceed for the purposes of 
section 5.1 of the Act must be in Form 1 of the Schedule.
(2)  If the minor does not, to the knowledge of the potential defendant, 
have a guardian, the notice to proceed must be in Form 2 of the 
Schedule.
(3)  A notice to proceed must be
	(a)	served personally on the minor's guardian before it is 
delivered to the Public Trustee, if the minor has a guardian, 
and
	(b)	delivered to the Public Trustee by recorded mail at the 
address shown in Forms 1 and 2 of the Schedule.
Notice delivered by Public Trustee
2(1)  A notice referred to in section 5.1(6)(a) of the Act must be in 
Form 3 of the Schedule.
(2)  A notice referred to in section 5.1(6)(b) of the Act must be in Form 
4 of the Schedule.
(3)  A notice referred to in section 5.1(6) of the Act may be delivered 
by recorded mail.
Public Trustee fee when notice to proceed delivered
3   The fee payable to the Public Trustee by a potential defendant 
under section 5.1(3)(b) of the Act is $500 for each minor in respect of 
whom the potential defendant serves a notice to proceed.
Coming into force
4   This Regulation comes into force on January 1, 2016.
Schedule
Form 1 
 
Province of Alberta, Canada 
Notice to Proceed under the Limitations Act 
(Minor in custody of a guardian)
Date:	(date of notice)
To:	(name of guardian), guardian of the minor, (full name of 
minor)
	            (residential address of guardian)	
Copy:	Public Trustee for the Province of Alberta
	400 South, 10365 - 97 Street
	Edmonton, AB    T5J 3Z8
1	This notice is delivered by or on behalf of the following person 
or persons --
	              (name(s) of potential defendant(s))	
	-- who is or are referred to below as the potential defendant.
2	This notice concerns the minor, (name of minor), who, to the 
best of the potential defendant's knowledge, was born on 
(minor's date of birth).  The minor might have a claim against 
the potential defendant arising out of the following:
	(brief description of the events that might give rise to a claim, 
including location and time or period at or during which 
events occurred)	
3	There is a deadline for starting legal proceedings against the 
potential defendant.  The minor could lose the opportunity to 
enforce a claim against the potential defendant if you do not 
start legal proceedings on the minor's behalf before the 
deadline.  You should contact a lawyer to get advice regarding 
the minor's claim if you have not already done so.
4	The potential defendant will deliver a copy of this notice to the 
Public Trustee, as required by section 5.1 of the Act.  The 
Public Trustee will contact you to determine what steps you 
plan to take on the minor's behalf.
	Signed:
	     (signature of potential defendant or representative)	
	                   (printed name of signer)	
	             (relationship to potential defendant,	
	               if not the potential defendant)	
Additional information for the Public Trustee
[The following is to be completed on the copy of this notice that is 
delivered to the Public Trustee]
5	The potential defendant is aware of the following information 
that may assist the Public Trustee to contact the minor's 
guardian:
	Guardian's telephone number (if known): 	
	Other (e.g. guardian's e-mail address, if known): 	
	                                                                                                
6	The Public Trustee may send notices to the potential defendant 
at the following address:
	     (address of potential defendant or representative)	
		
7	The potential defendant or the defendant's representative may 
be contacted at the following telephone numbers during 
regular business hours: 	
Statutory declaration of service on guardian
I, (name of declarant), solemnly declare that (describe manner, place 
and time of personal service of notice to proceed on guardian), and I 
make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing it to be true 
and knowing that it is of the same force and effect as if made under 
oath.
Declared before me at                )
  (municipality)  , Alberta, this   )	(signature of declarant)
  (day)   of   (month)  , 20           )
   (signature of Commissioner for Oaths)   
        (printed name of Commissioner)        
A Commissioner for Oaths
My commission expires    (expiration date of commission, if 
applicable)   
Form 2 
 
Province of Alberta, Canada 
Notice to Proceed under the Limitations Act 
(Minor not in custody of a guardian)
Date:	(date of notice)
To:	Public Trustee for the Province of Alberta
	400 South, 10365 - 97 Street
	Edmonton, AB    T5J 3Z8
1	This notice is delivered by or on behalf of the following person 
or persons --
	              (name(s) of potential defendant(s))	
	-- who is or are referred to below as the potential defendant.
2	This notice concerns the minor, (full name of minor), who, to 
the best of the potential defendant's knowledge, was born on 
(minor's date of birth).  The minor might have a claim against 
the potential defendant arising out of the following:
	(brief description of the events that might give rise to a claim, 
including location and time or period at or during which 
events occurred)	
3	To the best of the potential defendant's knowledge, the minor 
has no guardian as defined by section 5.1(1) of the Act.
4	The potential defendant is aware of the following information 
that may assist the Public Trustee to contact the minor:
	Minor's residential address (if known):  	 
                                                                                                
                                                                                               
	Minor's telephone number (if known):	
	Other (e.g. e-mail address, if known):	
5	The Public Trustee may send notices to the potential defendant 
at the following address:
	                 (address of potential defendant)	
			
	Signed:
	     (signature of potential defendant or representative)	
	                    (printed name of signer)	
	             (relationship to potential defendant,	
	                if not the potential defendant)	
6	The potential defendant or the defendant's representative may 
be contacted at the following telephone numbers during 
regular business hours: 	
Form 3 
 
Province of Alberta, Canada 
Office of the Public Trustee 
Notice of Decision not to Intervene 
Limitations Act, section 5.1(6)(a)
Date:	(date of notice)
To:	(name of potential defendant), potential defendant  
	           (address of potential defendant)	
	                                                                                               
To:	(name of guardian), guardian of the minor, (name of minor)
	                (address of guardian)	
	                                                                                                
	This notice relates to the notice to proceed dated (date of 
notice to proceed) regarding a possible claim of the minor, 
(name of minor), against the potential defendant.
	The Public Trustee is satisfied that the guardian has the ability 
and intends to act in the best interest of the minor regarding 
the minor's possible claim against the potential defendant.  
Accordingly, the Public Trustee has decided not to intervene 
in this matter.
	In accordance with section 5.1(4) of the Act, the limitation 
period applicable to the minor's possible claim against the 
potential defendant began to run on the date the Public Trustee 
received the notice to proceed, which was (date notice to 
proceed received by Public Trustee).
	  (signature of officer)  
	Acting under the authority of the Public Trustee
	pursuant to the Public Trustee Act
Note:	The Public Trustee's decision not to intervene in this 	matter 
does not affect the provisions of section 4 of the Minors' 
Property Act.
Form 4 
 
Province of Alberta, Canada 
Office of the Public Trustee 
Notice of Intention to act as Litigation Representative 
Limitations Act, section 5.1(6)(b)
Date:	(date of notice)
To:	(name of potential defendant), potential defendant  
	           (address of potential defendant)	
			
To:	(name of guardian), guardian of the minor, (name of minor)
	                (address of guardian)	
	This notice relates to the notice to proceed dated (date of 
notice to proceed) regarding a possible claim of the minor, 
(name of minor), against the potential defendant.
	The Public Trustee intends to act as litigation representative of 
the minor in relation to the claim.
	The Public Trustee received the notice to proceed on (date 
notice to proceed received by Public Trustee).
	  (signature of officer)  
	Acting under the authority of the Public Trustee
	pursuant to the Public Trustee Act
Consent of Guardian
	I, (name of guardian), guardian of the minor, (name of minor), 
consent to the Public Trustee acting as litigation representative 
to the minor in relation to the minor's claim against the 
potential defendant.
	  (signature of guardian)