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Alberta Regulation 3/2016
Government Organization Act
GAMING GRANTS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 015/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to section 13 of the Government Organization Act. 
1   The Gaming Grants Regulation (AR 29/2004) is amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Section 12 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 4/2016
Alberta Health Care Insurance Act
ALBERTA HEALTH CARE INSURANCE REGULATIONS 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 016/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to sections 16 and 33 of the Alberta Health Care 
Insurance Act. 
1   The Alberta Health Care Insurance Regulation 
(AR 76/2006) is amended by repealing section 22.

2   The Blue Cross Agreement Regulation (AR 77/2006) is 
amended by repealing Part 3.



Alberta Regulation 5/2016
Alberta Health Care Insurance Act
OUT-OF-COUNTRY HEALTH SERVICES 
(EXPIRY DATE EXTENSION) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 017/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to sections 16 and 33 of the Alberta Health Care 
Insurance Act. 
1   The Out-of-Country Health Services Regulation 
(AR 78/2006) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 14 is amended by striking out "February 15, 2016" 
and substituting "August 15, 2017".


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Alberta Regulation 6/2016
Health Insurance Premiums Act
HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUMS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 018/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to section 21 of the Health Insurance Premiums Act. 
1   The Health Insurance Premiums Regulation (AR 217/81) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 34 is repealed.



Alberta Regulation 7/2016
Municipal Government Act
FOOTHILLS REGIONAL EMERGENCY SERVICES 
COMMISSION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 021/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The Foothills Regional Emergency Services Commission 
Regulation (AR 268/97) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 2(h) is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 8/2016
Municipal Government Act
HENRY KROEGER REGIONAL WATER SERVICES 
COMMISSION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 022/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The Henry Kroeger Regional Water Services Commission 
Regulation (AR 30/88) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 2 is amended by adding the following after 
clause (e):
	(f)	Municipal District of Acadia No. 34.



Alberta Regulation 9/2016
Municipal Government Act
NORTH FORTY MILE REGIONAL WASTE MANAGEMENT 
SERVICES COMMISSION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 023/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to section 602.02 of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The North Forty Mile Regional Waste Management 
Services Commission Regulation (AR 284/88) is amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Section 2(c) is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 10/2016
Municipal Government Act
AERONAUTICS ACT AGREEMENTS (CITY OF MEDICINE HAT 
AND CYPRESS COUNTY) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 024/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to section 615.2 of the Municipal Government Act. 
1   The Aeronautics Act Agreements (City of Medicine Hat 
and Cypress County) Regulation (AR 33/2014) is amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Section 3 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Expiry
3   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 March 31, 2021.

4   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into 
force of section 60 of the Municipal Government 
Amendment Act, 2015.


Alberta Regulation 11/2016
Government Organization Act
DESIGNATION AND TRANSFER OF RESPONSIBILITY 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 026/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to sections 16, 17 and 18 of the Government 
Organization Act. 
1   The Designation and Transfer of Responsibility 
Regulation (AR 80/2012) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (6):
(7)  The responsibility for the Major Fairs program is transferred to 
the Minister of Culture and Tourism.
(8)  The responsibility for the administration of the unexpended 
balance of that portion of element 5.4, Major Fairs and Exhibitions, 
of program 5, Industry Development, related to Major Fairs, of the 
2015-16 Government appropriation for Agriculture and Forestry is 
transferred to the Minister of Culture and Tourism.

3   Section 4.1 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (7):
(8)  The responsibility for the Job Creation Incentive Program is 
transferred to the Minister of Economic Development and Trade.
(9)  The responsibility for the administration of the unexpended 
balance of program 6, Job Creation Incentive Program, of the 
2015-16 Government appropriation for Jobs, Skills, Training and 
Labour is transferred to the Minister of Economic Development and 
Trade.

4   Section 9 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1)(bb) and (jj);
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (1.1):
(1.2)  The Minister of Health continues as the Minister 
responsible for the Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act.

5   Section 10 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1)(y);
	(b)	by repealing subsection (3).

6   Section 18(2.1) and (2.2) are repealed and the following is 
substituted:
(2.1)  The President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance 
is designated as the Minister responsible for the Fiscal Planning 
and Transparency Act.


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Alberta Regulation 12/2016
Government Organization Act
DESIGNATION AND TRANSFER OF RESPONSIBILITY 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 028/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to sections 16, 17 and 18 of the Government 
Organization Act. 


1   The Designation and Transfer of Responsibility 
Regulation (AR 80/2012) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 2 is repealed.

3   Section 2.1(3) is amended by striking out "Minister of Jobs, 
Skills, Training and Labour" and substituting "Minister of Labour".

4   Section 6(1.2) is amended by striking out "Minister of 
Aboriginal Relations" and substituting "Minister of Indigenous 
Relations".

5   Section 9 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (3.1) by striking out "Minister of 
Seniors" and substituting "Minister of Seniors and 
Housing";
	(b)	by repealing subsections (5) and (6).

6   Section 10 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (4) by striking out "Minister Responsible 
for the Status of Women" and substituting "Minister of 
Status of Women";
	(b)	in subsection (5) by striking out "Minister of Jobs, 
Skills, Training and Labour" and substituting "Minister of 
Labour";
	(c)	by repealing subsections (6) and (6.1).

7   The following is added after section 10:
Indigenous Relations
10.1(1)  The responsibility for the following enactments is 
transferred to the Minister of Indigenous Relations:
	(a)	Aboriginal Consultation Levy Act;
	(b)	Constitution of Alberta Amendment Act, 1990;
	(c)	Metis Settlements Act;
	(d)	Metis Settlements Accord Implementation Act;
	(e)	Metis Settlements Land Protection Act;
	(f)	Northern Alberta Development Council Act.
(2)  The powers, duties and functions of the Minister in the 
Aboriginal Relations Grant Regulation (AR 4/2002) and the Gaming 
Grants Regulation (AR 29/2004) are transferred to the responsibility 
of the Minister of Indigenous Relations.
(3)  The responsibility for that part of the public service associated 
with the part of the appropriation transferred under subsection (4) is 
transferred to the Minister of Indigenous Relations.
(4)  The responsibility for the administration of the unexpended 
balance of the 2015-16 Government appropriation for Aboriginal 
Relations is transferred to the Minister of Indigenous Relations.

8   Section 12.1 is repealed.

9   The following is added after section 13:
Labour
13.1(1)  The responsibility for the following enactments is 
transferred to the Minister of Labour:
	(a)	Agrology Profession Act;
	(b)	Architects Act;
	(c)	Blind Workers' Compensation Act;
	(d)	Burial of the Dead Act;
	(e)	Chartered Professional Accountants Act;
	(f)	Consulting Engineers of Alberta Act;
	(g)	Employment Standards Code;
	(h)	Engineering and Geoscience Professions Act;
	(i)	section 1 of Schedule 3 and Schedule 8 to the Government 
Organization Act; 
	(j)	Labour Relations Code;
	(k)	Land Agents Licensing Act;
	(l)	Land Surveyors Act;
	(m)	Managerial Exclusion Act;
	(n)	MLA Compensation Act;
	(o)	Occupational Health and Safety Act;
	(p)	Police Officers Collective Bargaining Act;
	(q)	Professional and Occupational Associations Registration 
Act;
	(r)	Public Service Employee Relations Act;
	(s)	Radiation Protection Act;
	(t)	Regulated Forestry Profession Act;
	(u)	Special Payment Act;
	(v)	Veterinary Profession Act;
	(w)	Workers' Compensation Act.
(2)  The responsibility for that part of the public service associated 
with the part of the appropriation transferred under subsection (3) is 
transferred to the Minister of Labour.
(3)  The responsibility for the administration of the unexpended 
balance of the 2015-16 Government appropriation for Jobs, Skills, 
Training and Labour is transferred to the Minister of Labour.

10   Section 14(3) is amended by striking out "Minister of Jobs, 
Skills, Training and Labour" and substituting "Minister of Labour".

11   Section 14.1 is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Seniors and Housing
14.1(1)  The responsibility for the following enactments is 
transferred to the Minister of Seniors and Housing:
	(a)	Alberta Housing Act;
	(b)	section 1 of Schedule 13 to the Government Organization 
Act;
	(c)	Seniors Advisory Council for Alberta Act; 
	(d)	Seniors Benefit Act, except sections 2, 5 and 6; 
	(e)	Seniors' Property Tax Deferral Act.
(2)  The responsibility for sections 2, 5 and 6 of the Seniors Benefit 
Act is transferred to the common responsibility of the Minister of 
Seniors and Housing and the Minister of Health.
(3)  The powers, duties and functions of the Minister in sections 8.3, 
8.4 and 10 of the Seniors Benefit Act General Regulation 
(AR 213/94) are transferred to the common responsibility of the 
Minister of Seniors and Housing and the Minister of Health.
(4)  The responsibility for that part of the public service associated 
with the part of the appropriation transferred under subsection (5) is 
transferred to the Minister of Seniors and Housing.
(5)  The responsibility for the administration of the unexpended 
balance of the 2015-16 Government appropriation for Seniors is 
transferred to the Minister of Seniors and Housing.

12   Section 15.1 is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Status of Women
15.1(1)  The responsibility for that part of the public service 
associated with the part of the appropriation transferred under 
subsection (2) is transferred to the Minister of Status of Women.
(2)  The responsibility for the administration of the unexpended 
balance of the 2015-16 Government appropriation for Status of 
Women is transferred to the Minister of Status of Women. 


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Alberta Regulation 13/2016
Child, Youth and Family Enhancement Act
RESOURCE REBATE (EXTENSION OF EXPIRY DATE) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 032/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to section 128.1 of the Child, Youth and Family 
Enhancement Act. 
1   The Resource Rebate Regulation (AR 47/2006) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 5 is amended by striking out "February 28, 2016" 
and substituting "December 31, 2025".



Alberta Regulation 14/2016
Protection Against Family Violence Act
PROTECTION AGAINST FAMILY VIOLENCE AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 3, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 033/2016) 
on February 2, 2016 pursuant to section 23 of the Protection Against Family Violence 
Act. 
1   The Protection Against Family Violence Regulation 
(AR 80/99) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 12 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 15/2016
Alberta Health Care Insurance Act
ALBERTA HEALTH CARE INSURANCE REGULATIONS 
(MINISTERIAL) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: February 12, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Health (M.O. 6/2016) on February 8, 
2016 pursuant to section 17 of the Alberta Health Care Insurance Act. 
1   The Claims for Benefits Regulation (AR 81/2006) is 
amended by repealing section 11.

2   The Medical Benefits Regulation (AR 84/2006) is 
amended by repealing section 12.

3   The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Benefits Regulation 
(AR 86/2006) is amended by repealing section 9.

4   The Podiatric Benefits Regulation (AR 87/2006) is 
amended by repealing section 7.

5   The Podiatric Surgery Benefits Regulation (AR 137/2006) 
is amended by repealing section 5.


Alberta Regulation 16/2016
Municipal Government Act
SHEEP RIVER REGIONAL UTILITY CORPORATION REGULATION
Filed: February 12, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs 
(M.O. MSL: 007/16) on February 3, 2016 pursuant to section 73 of the Municipal 
Government Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definitions
	2	Application of Act
	3	Exemption from Public Utilities Act
	4	Dispute resolution
	5	Provision of extra-provincial services
	6	Coming into force
Definitions 
1   In this Regulation, 
	(a)	"Act" means the Municipal Government Act; 
	(b)	"public utility" means a system or works used to provide 
water for public consumption, benefit, convenience or use. 
Application of Act 
2(1)  Subject to subsection (2), sections 43 to 47 of the Act apply in 
respect of a utility service provided by Sheep River Regional Utility 
Corporation. 
(2)  Section 45(3)(b) of the Act does not apply in respect of a public 
utility owned or operated by Sheep River Regional Utility Corporation. 
Exemption from Public Utilities Act 
3   Part 2 of the Public Utilities Act does not apply in respect of a 
public utility that 
	(a)	is owned or operated by Sheep River Regional Utility 
Corporation, and 
	(b)	provides a utility service within the boundaries of a 
municipality that is a shareholder of Sheep River Regional 
Utility Corporation. 


Dispute resolution 
4   If there is a dispute between a regional services commission and 
Sheep River Regional Utility Corporation with respect to 
	(a)	rates, tolls or charges for a service that is a public utility, 
	(b)	compensation for the acquisition by the commission of 
facilities used to provide a service that is a public utility, or 
	(c)	the commission's use of any road, square, bridge, subway or 
watercourse to provide a service that is a public utility, 
any party involved in the dispute may submit it to the Alberta Utilities 
Commission, and the Alberta Utilities Commission may issue an order 
on any terms and conditions that the Alberta Utilities Commission 
considers appropriate. 
Provision of extra-provincial services 
5   Sheep River Regional Utility Corporation shall not provide any 
utility services outside of Alberta without the prior written approval of 
the Minister. 
Coming into force
6   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into force of 
section 8 of the Municipal Government Amendment Act, 2015.