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Alberta Regulation 30/2016
Forests Act
TIMBER (2016) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 16, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry 
(M.O. 002/2016) on March 7, 2016 pursuant to section 5 of the Forests Act. 
1   The Timber Regulation (AR 404/92) is amended by this 
Regulation.

2   Sections 3, 4 and 5 are expressly repealed.

3   The Schedule is amended by sections 4 to 11.

4   Form 1 is amended
	(a)	by adding the following on the line following 
"Form 1":
(This Form may also be cited as Form TM 1)
	(b)	by striking out "of Sustainable Resource Development" 
and substituting "of Agriculture and Forestry";
	(c)	by striking out "TMO No.";
	(d)	by striking out "4th and 5th Copies - Forest 
Superintendent".

5   Form 4 is amended
	(a)	by adding the following on the line following 
"Form 4":
(This Form may also be cited as Form TM 6)
	(b)	by adding "of Seizure" after "Notice".

6   Form 5 is amended by adding "Timber Return" on the 
line following "Form 5".

7   Form 7 is amended
	(a)	by adding the following on the line following 
"Form 7":
(This Form may also be cited as Form TM 11)
	(b)	by striking out "4th Copy          - Forest Superintendent".

8   Form 10 is repealed and the Form set out in the Schedule 
to this Regulation is substituted.

9   Form 14 is amended by adding "or Tree Cutting Permit" 
after "TM 66".

10   Form 17 is repealed.

11   The Schedule, as amended by sections 4 to 10, is 
amended
	(a)	by striking out "ENVIRONMENT AND 
SUSTAINABLE RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT" 
wherever it occurs and substituting 
"AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY";
	(b)	by striking out "Environment and Sustainable 
Resource Development" wherever it occurs and 
substituting "Agriculture and Forestry".
Schedule to this Regulation 
 
Form 10 
(This Form may also be cited 
as Form TM 32 or 32s)
 
 



Alberta Regulation 31/2016
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
ALBERTA ELK COMMISSION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 17, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Elk Commission on November 4, 2015 
and approved by the Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council on November 
13, 2015 pursuant to section 26 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act. 
1   The Alberta Elk Commission Regulation (AR 256/2002) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 2(2) is amended by striking out "$195" and 
substituting "up to $395".

3   Section 3(2) is amended by striking out "$4.00" and 
substituting "$8.00".


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Alberta Regulation 32/2016
Companies Act
COMPANIES AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 18, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 064/2016) 
on March 18, 2016 pursuant to sections 160 and 307 of the Companies Act. 
1   The Companies Regulation (AR 119/2000) is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   Section 14 is repealed.



Alberta Regulation 33/2016
Government Organization Act
RECORDS MANAGEMENT AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 18, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 066/2016) 
on March 18, 2016 pursuant to Schedule 11, section 14 of the Government 
Organization Act. 
1   The Records Management Regulation (AR 224/2001) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 13 is amended by striking out "2016" and 
substituting "2017".


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Alberta Regulation 34/2016
Fisheries (Alberta) Act
GENERAL FISHERIES (ALBERTA) (2016) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 18, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 067/2016) 
on March 18, 2016 pursuant to section 43 of the Fisheries (Alberta) Act. 
1   The General Fisheries (Alberta) Regulation (AR 203/97) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(1) is amended
	(a)	by repealing clauses (a), (c) and (d);
	(b)	in clause (e) by striking out "of Fisheries Management" 
and substituting "responsible for fisheries management";
	(c)	by repealing clauses (f) and (h);
	(d)	in clause (k) by adding "(AR 220/97)" before "under";
	(e)	by adding the following after clause (k):
	(k.1)	"non-resident Canadian" means an individual who is a 
resident of Canada and who makes that individual's 
home and is ordinarily present in a province or territory 
of Canada other than Alberta;
	(k.2)	"non-resident of Canada" means an individual who is 
not a resident of Canada;
	(f)	by repealing clause (l);
	(g)	in clause (m)(i) by striking out "a person" and 
substituting "an individual";
	(h)	by repealing clause (o) and substituting the 
following:
	(o.1)	"take", used with reference to fish, includes catch and, 
used with reference to invasive organisms, includes 
collect;
	(i)	by repealing clause (r).

3   Section 2 is amended
	(a)	in clause (a) by repealing subclause (i) and 
substituting the following:
	(i)	sportfishing licence:
	(A)	for a resident of Alberta;
	(B)	with a term that expires on March 31 following the 
date of its issue for a non-resident Canadian;
	(C)	with a term of 7 days for a non-resident Canadian;
	(D)	with a term of one day for a non-resident 
Canadian;
	(E)	with a term that expires on March 31 following the 
date of its issue for a non-resident of Canada;
	(F)	with a term of 7 days for a non-resident of Canada;
	(G)	with a term of one day for a non-resident of 
Canada;
	(b)	by repealing clause (e)(iv);
	(c)	by repealing clause (f) and substituting the 
following:
	(f.1)	aquatic species import licence;
	(d)	in clause (g) by striking out "fish";
	(e)	by adding the following after clause (k):
	(l)	invasive species possession licence.

4   Section 3 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Terms and conditions in licences
3(1)  The Minister may not include terms or conditions in a 
licence that authorizes fishing or research involving fish or 
invasive species except (whether generally or specifically) terms 
or conditions dealing with all or any of the following, as 
applicable:
	(a)	the species and kinds of fish or invasive organisms and 
the quantities, sizes and weights of them that are 
allowed to be taken or possessed;
	(b)	when, where and how fishing or the collection of 
invasive organisms is allowed to be carried on;
	(c)	subject to sections 10(1) and 11.02(1) of the Act and 
section 41 of this Regulation, who may conduct 
activities pursuant to the licence;
	(d)	the types and quantity of fishing gear and equipment, 
including the mesh size of nets, if applicable, that may 
be used and how they may be used;
	(e)	the methods, types and quantity of gear and equipment 
that may be used to take invasive organisms and how 
they may be used;
	(f)	how taken, kept or possessed fish or invasive organisms 
are to be held, displayed and disposed of or marked and 
transported;
	(g)	how scientific and taken data are to be reported;
	(h)	whether the fish or invasive organisms may be
	(i)	bought, or
	(ii)	sold,
		and, if so, how; 
	(i)	how a licence holder may be required to report activities 
already undertaken or proposed activities;
	(j)	the term of the licence.
(2)  The Minister may not include terms or conditions in a fish 
culture licence except terms or conditions dealing with all or any 
of the following:
	(a)	the species and kinds of fish, including matters relating 
to their size, life stage, genetic make-up and strain, that 
may be kept under the authority of the licence;
	(b)	the size and shape of the receptacle and the volume of 
the water in which the fish may be kept;
	(c)	the lining and construction of a reservoir or receptacle 
in which the fish may be kept, including the 
maintenance and repair of any works or undertakings;
	(d)	the methods of screening, constructing and maintaining 
the outflow from a reservoir or receptacle in which the 
fish are kept;
	(e)	the treatment and disposal of water and fish from any 
facility;
	(f)	the care, feeding and prophylactic treatment of fish and 
the care and prophylactic treatment of water and 
equipment, including water and equipment used in 
transporting fish, under the licence;
	(g)	the testing for and control of any parasite, disease and 
infestation;
	(h)	the reporting of information and submission of records;
	(i)	the original water bodies and facilities outside Alberta 
from which fish may be removed and then imported;
	(j)	the manner in which fish are handled before they are 
loaded for transportation, transported and handled after 
transportation, and the treatment and disposal of water 
that has been used for the transportation;
	(k)	the operation of fish culture premises;
	(l)	the term of the licence.
(3)  The Minister may not include terms or conditions in an 
invasive species possession licence except terms and conditions 
that 
	(a)	deal with matters contained in subsection (1)(a) to (j) 
and are capable of applying to an invasive species 
possession licence, and
	(b)	albeit that they apply to a fish culture licence and fish, 
deal with matters contained in subsection (2)(a) to (j) 
but are also capable of being applied with respect to an 
invasive species possession licence and invasive 
species. 
(4)  The Minister may not include terms or conditions in an 
import licence except terms or conditions dealing with all or any 
of the following:
	(a)	the species and kinds of fish and invasive organisms and 
the size, life stage, genetic make-up and strain of them, 
that may be imported under the licence;
	(b)	the size and shape of the container and the volume of 
the water in which the organisms may be transported 
and held;
	(c)	the lining and construction of the container in which the 
organisms may be transported and held, including the 
maintenance and repair of any works or equipment;
	(d)	the methods of screening, constructing, converting and 
maintaining the container in which the organisms being 
imported are to be transported and held;
	(e)	the treatment and disposal of subject water and of the 
organisms;
	(f)	the care, feeding and prophylactic treatment of the 
organisms and the care and prophylactic treatment of 
water and equipment, including subject water and 
equipment used in transporting the organisms;
	(g)	the testing for and control of any parasite, disease and 
infestation;
	(h)	the reporting of information and submission of records;
	(i)	the original water bodies and facilities outside Alberta 
from which the organisms may be removed and then 
imported;
	(j)	the manner in which the organisms are handled before 
they are loaded for transportation, transported and 
handled after transportation and the disposal of subject 
water used in transporting the organisms;
	(k)	the term of the licence.
(5)  The Minister may not include terms or conditions in a fish 
stocking licence except terms or conditions dealing with all or 
any of the following:
	(a)	the possession of cultured fish, including the source of 
the fish, and transportation to the location where they 
may be stocked;
	(b)	where and when cultured fish may be stocked;
	(c)	the person authorized to transport and stock the cultured 
fish;
	(d)	the number of cultured fish of a species to be stocked at 
any location;
	(e)	the reporting of cultured fish stocking activities and the 
submission of records;
	(f)	the species and kinds of fish, including matters relating 
to their size, life stage, genetic make-up and strain, that 
may be stocked;
	(g)	the manner in which fish are handled before they are 
loaded for transportation, transported and handled after 
transportation, and the treatment and disposal of water 
that has been used for the transportation;
	(h)	the term of the licence.
(6)  The Minister may not include terms or conditions in a 
competitive fishing event licence except on the following matters 
in relation to what is authorized or required, as the case may be, 
under the licence:
	(a)	who may conduct the authorized activities;
	(b)	the species of fish and the quantities and, if applicable, 
sizes of fish that may be taken by competitive fishing 
event participants;
	(c)	when, where and how fishing may and may not be 
carried out by competitive fishing event participants;
	(d)	the type and quantity of fishing gear and equipment and 
the types of bait that may and may not be used and how 
they may and may not be used;
	(e)	practices relating to fish handling, injured, stressed and 
dead fish and inclement weather conditions;
	(f)	the handling and possession of live fish;
	(g)	where and how live fish must be released;
	(h)	the type, quantity and location of fish handling 
facilities;
	(i)	the size, shape and construction of any receptacle, and 
the volume, flow and quality of water, in which live fish 
must be kept, during the holding, transportation and 
handling of fish;
	(j)	the collection and reporting of information about
	(i)	fish mortality,
	(ii)	fish taken,
	(iii)	competitive fishing matters, and
	(iv)	the event itself;
	(k)	methods by which event organizers may be identified 
and contacted;
	(l)	the recording of individuals as competitive fishing event 
participants and the issuing to them of instruments, and 
the completion of acknowledgments, referred to in 
section 5(6);
	(m)	fishing by persons referred to in section 19.3(1);
	(n)	the term of the licence.

5   Section 4(2)(c) is amended by striking out "is not or is not 
to be the term" and substituting "does not or is not to expire on the 
date".

6   Section 5(1) is amended by adding "and in section 5.1" after 
"this section".
	
7   The following is added after section 5:
Authority to conduct activities under a licence
5.1(1)  A person who is not the licence holder shall not conduct 
any activity pursuant to a licence unless that person
	(a)	is the person who is identified in the instrument under 
section 5(1.1) or (6), as the case may be, or 
	(b)	is specifically authorized to do so by or under the Act or 
this Regulation.
(2)  The holder of a licence shall not allow the licence to be used 
by another person in a manner that involves a contravention of 
subsection (1).

8   Section 7(2)(a) is amended by striking out "and" and 
substituting "or".

9   Section 9 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1);
	(b)	in subsection (2)
	(i)	by adding "licence" before "holder";
	(ii)	in clause (a) by adding "the" before "regulations";
	(iii)	by repealing clause (b) and substituting the 
following:
	(b)	a term or condition set in accordance with section 
3(1)(h) specifically authorizes the sale of those 
fish, if the fish are sold,
	(i)	if and only if the licence is a research licence, 
as live fish, or
	(ii)	in the case of any licence, subject to any 
restrictions imposed by that licence, as dead 
fish.
	(c)	by repealing subsection (3);
	(d)	in subsection (4) 
	(i)	in clause (a) by striking out "caught" and 
substituting "taken";
	(ii)	in clause (b) by striking out "referred to in section 
34(6)".

10   Section 10(1) is amended
	(a)	in clause (e) by striking out "a person while engaging in 
sportfishing on the following" and substituting "any 
person sportfishing on the following day or";
	(b)	in clause (f) 
	(i)	by striking out "a person while engaging in" and 
substituting "any person";
	(ii)	by adding "or any or all of those days" after 
"preceding Alberta Family Day".

11   Section 11 is amended
	(a)		by striking out "and" and substituting "or";
	(b)	by adding "shall not sell the fish taken while sportfishing or 
otherwise engage in sportfishing for commercial purposes, 
but" after "(2)".

12   Section 15(3) is amended
	(a)	in clause (a) by adding "or apply for one while holding 
another" after "licence";
	(b)	in clause (b) by striking out "the person has caught" 
and substituting "has been taken".

13   Section 16(1) is amended 
	(a)	by striking out "No person shall retain a sturgeon that the 
person has caught" and substituting "Without limiting the 
application of section 15(3)(b), a person shall not retain a 
sturgeon that has been taken";
	(b)	in clause (a) by striking out "caught" and 
substituting "taken".

14   Section 19(3)(c)(ii) is amended by striking out "caught" 
and substituting "taken".

15   The following is added after section 19:
Fishing-related restrictions
19.05(1)  The criteria prescribed for the purpose of section 
11(2)(d) of the Act are that the fish were not taken from water 
vested in the Crown in right of Alberta.
(2)  A person shall not be in possession of fish to which 
subsection (1) applies but that were taken from water vested in 
the Crown in right of Alberta.

16   Section 19.3(3) is amended by striking out "entitled to the 
defence set out in section 34(3.2) of the Act" and substituting "not 
guilty of the offence established by subsection (2) if he or she 
establishes that he or she was not notified of the terms and conditions 
of the licence".

17   The following is added after section 22:
Sale of fish taken under commercial licence
22.1   To the extent that a licence referred to in any of sections 20, 
21 and 22 authorizes fishing, that licence is to be taken as 
authorizing its holder to sell the fish lawfully taken under that 
licence.

18   Section 24 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1) by striking out "salvaging" and 
substituting "taking and retaining";
	(b)	by repealing subsection (2) and substituting the 
following:
(1.1)  If the Director or a person designated by the Director is 
of the opinion that fish pose an ecological concern or that their 
continued presence is not in the public interest, the Minister 
may issue a salvage fishing licence to a resident of Canada for 
the purpose of taking and retaining those fish.
(1.2)  Fish retained under a licence issued under subsection 
(1.1) must be disposed of in accordance with any conditions of 
the licence that are applicable to their disposition.
(2)  A person shall not apply for or hold more than one salvage 
fishing licence issued or to be issued under subsection (1) 
during the period from April 1 in one year to March 31 in the 
next.
	(c)	in subsection (3) 
	(i)	by adding "licence" before "holder";
	(ii)	by adding "and in accordance with the conditions" 
after "manner".

19   Section 25 is amended 
	(a)	in subsection (1) by adding ", other than a Metis 
domestic fishing licence," after "licence";
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (1):
(1.1)  A Metis domestic fishing licence may be issued
	(a)	to a settlement member who satisfies the Minister 
that he or she is resident in a settlement area, or
	(b)	to an individual who satisfies the Minister that he 
or she is a recognized Metis harvester under the 
current version of a document entitled M‚tis 
Harvesting in Alberta issued by the Department 
and accessible on the Department's website.
(1.2)  A Metis domestic fishing licence
	(a)	issued under subsection (1.1)(a) may be used only 
for the purpose of fishing in accordance with, and 
subject to the restrictions imposed by, Part 5 of the 
Metis Settlements Act, or
	(b)	issued under subsection (1.1)(b) may be used only 
for the purpose of providing food for
	(i)	the licence holder and members of his or her 
family living with him or her, and
	(ii)	animals owned by the licence holder or by 
members of his or her family living with him 
or her.
(1.3)  The eligibility criteria in subsection (1.1)(a) and the 
entitlements and restrictions in subsection (1.2)(a) are to be 
construed using the interpretation criteria expressed in and 
underlying the Metis Settlements Act.
	(c)	in subsection (2) by adding "or (1.2)(a) or (b), as the 
case may be" after "(1)";
	(d)	in subsection (3) by striking out "catch" and 
substituting "take";
	(e)	by adding the following after subsection (3):
(4)  The document referred to in subsection (1.1)(b) is to be 
treated as incorporated by reference in this Regulation.

20   Section 27 is amended 
	(a)	in subsection (1) by striking out "acquire, propagate, 
rear and keep those cultured fish and their live eggs" and 
substituting "acquire and keep those cultured fish";
	(b)	in subsection (4)(a) by striking out "acquire, propagate, 
rear and keep those cultured fish and their live eggs" and 
substituting "acquire and keep those cultured fish".

21   Section 29(2.1) is amended by striking out "fish research" 
and substituting "research".

22   Section 30 is amended by striking out "In accordance with 
section 8 of the Act, no person shall possess live freshwater-dwelling" 
and substituting "A person shall not possess live".

23   Section 31(1) is amended by striking out ", in Alberta,".

24   Section 33(1) is amended by striking out "prescribed" and 
substituting "specific source". 

25   Section 36 is amended by striking out "fish import" and 
substituting "aquatic species import".

26   Section 37 is amended
	(a)	in clause (a) by striking out "dispose of the fish or fish 
eggs in that manner" and substituting "sell the fish or fish 
eggs in accordance with section 27(2)(c), (3)(c) or (4)(b), as 
the case may be";
	(b)	by repealing clause (d) and substituting the 
following:
	(d)	a research licence holder and the research licence under 
which the fish are held authorizes the transfer of the 
fish.

27   Section 38 is amended by adding "(SOR/88-258)" after 
"Regulations".

28   Section 39 is amended by striking out "public water" and 
substituting "water vested in the Crown in right of Alberta".

29   Section 40 is amended by striking out "fish research" and 
substituting "research".

30   The following is added after section 40:
Aquatic species import licence
40.1(1)  An aquatic species import licence may be issued under 
section 12(1) of the Act to a person to import live cultured fish 
referred to in section 36 provided that they are to be immediately 
transported to a location identified in section 36(a) or (b).
(2)  An aquatic species import licence may be issued to allow  
the importation of invasive organisms the possession of which is 
prohibited by section 11.02(1) of the Act without a licence if 
	(a)	the importation is for the purposes of research or 
education, 
	(b)	the applicant submits a written plan describing the 
purposes of the importation, 
	(c)	the plan referred to in clause (b) has been approved by 
the Director or a person designated by the Director, and
	(d)	a licence has been issued prior to the importation that 
authorizes the possession of the invasive organisms at a 
specific location in Alberta.

31   The heading before section 41 is amended by striking 
out "Fish".

32   Section 41 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1) and substituting the 
following:
Research licence
41(1)  A research licence authorizes the licence holder
	(a)	to fish or collect invasive organisms,
	(b)	to possess live fish or invasive organisms live or 
dead if the licence specifically authorizes it, in 
accordance with the conditions stated in the 
licence, and
	(c)	to carry out any other activities allowed by terms 
or conditions established under section 3(1)(h) in 
the licence.
	(b)	in subsection (2) by striking out "fish".

33   Section 42 is repealed.

34   The heading before section 43 is repealed.

35   Sections 43, 44, 45, 46 and 47 are repealed.

36   The following is added after section 47:
Invasive Species Possession Licence
Invasive species possession licence
47.1(1)  The Minister or a person authorized by the Minister may 
issue an invasive species possession licence to a person
	(a)	whose possession of an invasive organism would, but for the 
holding of that licence, constitute a contravention of section 
11.02(1) of the Act, and 
	(b)	who reported to the Director the fact of the contravention, or 
what would be such a contravention, as soon as the person 
became aware of the facts underlying that contravention or 
would be contravention.
(2)  An invasive species possession licence authorizes its holder to 
possess the specific invasive organism referred to in subsection (1).
(3)  An invasive species possession licence may be issued only once 
to a person referred to in subsection (1) and is not renewable.

37   Sections 48, 49 and 50 are repealed.

38   Section 51 is amended
	(a)	by renumbering it as section 51(1);
	(b)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	by striking out "No person shall bring into Alberta 
any fish intended for human consumption that were 
caught" and substituting "With the exception of fish 
previously purchased by the Corporation, a person shall 
not import into Alberta any fish intended for human 
consumption that were taken"; 
	(ii)	in clause (a) by striking out "container that is 
labelled in accordance with section 47" and 
substituting "receptacle that is labelled in accordance 
with subsection (2)";
	(c)	by adding the following after subsection (1):
(2)  A receptacle required by subsection (1)(a) must be clearly 
marked at both ends
	(a)	with the lake of origin of the fish,
	(b)	with the common name of the fish,
	(c)	with the net weight of the fish in the receptacle,
	(d)	with the day, month and year the fish were packed,
	(e)	with the name and address of the person, other than the 
person referred to in subsection (1), by or for whom the 
fish is produced or packed or by whom it is distributed, 
and
	(f)	in the case of whitefish, in accordance with the Fish 
Inspection Regulations (C.R.C., c.802) under the Fish 
Inspection Act (Canada).
(3)  A person shall not mark a receptacle required by subsection 
(1)(a) in a manner that the person knows is false, misleading or 
deceptive.

39   Section 52 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1) and substituting the 
following:
Fish unfit for human consumption
52(1)   A person shall not process, transport or conduct any 
transaction dealing with fish that is intended for human 
consumption if 
	(a)	that fish has a rancid, abnormal, offensive or 
objectionable odour or flavour or a textural defect 
associated with spoilage, or
	(b)	an executive officer or inspector under the Public 
Health Act or an inspector of the Corporation has 
communicated his or her opinion that that fish is 
unfit for human consumption.
	(b)	in subsection (2) by striking out "containers" and 
substituting "receptacles".

40   Section 53(2)(b) is amended by striking out "been 
comminuted" and substituting "had their flesh ground to a fine 
uniform consistency".

41   Section 57(2) is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (a);
	(b)	in clause (b) by striking out "caught" and 
substituting "taken".

42   Section 58 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1)(c) by adding "notwithstanding clauses 
(a) and (b)," before "within";
	(b)	in subsection (1.1) by striking out "catching" and 
substituting "taking";
	(c)	in subsection (2) by striking out "direct" and 
substituting "order";
	(d)	by repealing subsection (3).

43   Section 59(1) is amended by striking out ", in Alberta,".

44   Section 60 is amended 
	(a)	by striking out "caught" wherever it occurs and 
substituting "taken";
	(b)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	by striking out "vehicle, aircraft or boat" and 
substituting "conveyance";
	(ii)	in clause (b.1) by striking out "fish import" and 
substituting "aquatic species import";
	(iii)	by repealing clause (c) and substituting the 
following:
	(c)	there is a bill of lading or invoice attached to the 
outside of the receptacle in which the fish are 
transported.

45   The Part 3 heading is amended by striking out 
"Repeals, Expiry and Coming into Force" and substituting 
"Expiry".

46   Section 61 is expressly repealed.

47   Section 62 is amended by striking out "October 31, 2016" 
and substituting "October 31, 2026". 

48   Section 63 is expressly repealed.

49   The following provisions are amended by striking out 
"licensee" and substituting "licence holder":
section 4(1); 
section 6; 
section 13; 
section 15(1); 
section 16(1)(a); 
section 21(1); 
section 22; 
section 27(1), (2), (3) and (4); 
section 31(a), (b), (c) and (d); 
section 34(1) and (2); 
section 37 wherever it occurs; 
section 60(1)(a) wherever it occurs.

50(1)  The following provisions come into force on April 1, 
2016:
section 2(c), to the extent that it repeals section 1(1)(h) of  
that Regulation; 
section 2(i); 
section 3(b), (c) and (d); 
section 4; 
section 9(c); 
section 10; 
section 21; 
section 25; 
section 26(b); 
section 29; 
section 30; 
section 31; 
section 32; 
section 34; 
section 35; 
section 37.
(2)  Sections 2(e) and 3(a) come into force on March 16, 
2017.
(3)  Section 41(a) comes into force on April 1, 2017.


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Alberta Regulation 35/2016
Public Lands Act
PUBLIC LANDS ADMINISTRATION (EXPIRY DATE 
EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 21, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 068/2016) 
on March 18, 2016 jointly with the Minister of Environment and Parks on February 
11, 2016 pursuant to sections 8, 9, 9.1, 71.1, 108, 119, 28(2), 43(2), 62.1(2) and 
104(4) of the Public Lands Act. 
1   The Public Lands Administration Regulation 
(AR 187/2011) is amended by this Regulation.
2   Section 245 is amended by striking out "March 31, 2016" 
and substituting "March 31, 2017".


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Alberta Regulation 36/2016
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
ALBERTA PORK PRODUCERS' PLAN AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 23, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 070/2016) 
on March 23, 2016 pursuant to section 23 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products 
Act. 
1   The Alberta Pork Producers' Plan Regulation 
(AR 219/2001) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 29(3) is amended by striking out "one year" and 
substituting "18 months". 

3   Section 43.2 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 37/2016
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
BISON PRODUCERS OF ALBERTA PLAN REPEAL REGULATION
Filed: March 23, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 071/2016) 
on March 23, 2016 pursuant to section 23 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products 
Act. 
1   The Bison Producers of Alberta Plan Regulation 
(AR 167/2000) is repealed.



Alberta Regulation 38/2016
Government Organization Act
FINANCE GRANT AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 23, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 072/2016) 
on March 23, 2016 pursuant to section 13 of the Government Organization Act. 
1   The Finance Grant Regulation (AR 217/2008) is amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Section 13 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 39/2016
Insurance Act
INSURANCE ACT REGULATIONS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 23, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 073/2016) 
on March 23, 2016 pursuant to sections 60, 106, 123, 432, 450, 498, 511, 548, 573, 
597, 694, 790 and 801.1 of the Insurance Act. 
1   The Automobile Accident Insurance Benefits 
Regulations (AR 352/72) are amended in section 5 by 
striking out "September 30, 2016" and substituting "September 
30, 2018".

2   The Enforcement and Administration Regulation 
(AR 129/2001) is amended in section 8 by striking out 
"April 30, 2016" and substituting "April 30, 2018".

3   The Fair Practices Regulation (AR 128/2001) is amended 
in section 6 by striking out "April 30, 2016" and substituting 
"April 30, 2018".

4   The Insurance Councils Regulation (AR 126/2001) is 
amended in section 37 by striking out "April 30, 2016" and 
substituting "April 30, 2018".

5   The Minor Injury Regulation (AR 123/2004) is amended in 
section 19 by striking out "September 30, 2016" and 
substituting "September 30, 2018".

6   The Provincial Companies Regulation (AR 124/2001) is 
amended in section 30 by striking out "April 30, 2016" and 
substituting "April 30, 2018".

7   The Reciprocal Insurance Exchange Regulation 
(AR 123/2001) is amended in section 5 by striking out 
"April 30, 2016" and substituting "April 30, 2018".

8   The Recovery of Administration Costs Regulation 
(AR 199/2009) is amended in section 5 by striking out 
"April 30, 2016" and substituting "April 30, 2018".

9   The Replacement of Life Insurance Contracts Regulation 
(AR 127/2001) is amended in section 13 by striking out 
"April 30, 2016" and substituting "April 30, 2018".


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Alberta Regulation 40/2016
Corrections Act
CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 23, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 074/2016) 
on March 23, 2016 pursuant to section 33 of the Corrections Act. 
1   The Correctional Institution Regulation (AR 205/2001) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   The heading to Part 4 is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Part 4 
Transitional Provisions and Repeals

3   Section 62 is repealed.



Alberta Regulation 41/2016
Guarantees Acknowledgment Act
GUARANTEES ACKNOWLEDGMENT FORMS  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 23, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 075/2016) 
on March 23, 2016 pursuant to section 7 of the Guarantees Acknowledgment Act. 
1   The Guarantees Acknowledgment Forms Regulation 
(AR 66/2003) is amended by this Regulation.

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



Alberta Regulation 42/2016
Government Organization Act
CALGARY RESTRICTED DEVELOPMENT AREA  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 23, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 076/2016) 
on March 23, 2016 pursuant to Schedule 5, section 4 of the Government Organization 
Act. 
1   The Calgary Restricted Development Area Regulations 
(AR 212/76) are amended by this Regulation.

2   Schedule A is amended by adding the following before 
"TOWNSHIP 23, RANGE 28, WEST OF THE FOURTH 
MERIDIAN":
TOWNSHIP 23, RANGE 2, WEST OF THE FIFTH MERIDIAN
Sections 1,	-	Plan 151 0028, Plan and Field Notes of Survey 
12, 13, 24, 25,		of Road
26, 35 and 36


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Alberta Regulation 43/2016
Government Organization Act
EDMONTON RESTRICTED DEVELOPMENT AREA 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 23, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 077/2016) 
on March 23, 2016 pursuant to Schedule 5, section 4 of the Government Organization 
Act. 
1   The Edmonton Restricted Development Area Regulations 
(AR 287/74) are amended by this Regulation.

2   Item 1 of the Schedule, describing land located in 
Township 53, Range 25, West of the Fourth Meridian, is 
amended by striking out
SECTION 35:	Plans 882 1697 and 882 2071 showing survey for 
descriptive purposes of a right-of-way for a 
Transportation/Utility Corridor; Plans 772 1070 
and 772 1071 within the northwest quarter of 
section 35; EXCEPTING THEREOUT Plans 
012 6293, 122 4335 and 132 0797.
and substituting
SECTION 35:	Plans 882 1697 and 882 2071 showing survey for 
descriptive purposes of a right-of-way for a 
Transportation/Utility Corridor; Plans 772 1070 
and 772 1071 within the northwest quarter of 
section 35; EXCEPTING THEREOUT Plans 
012 6293, 122 4335, 132 0797 and 132 4993.

3   Item 8 of the Schedule, describing land located in 
Township 51, Range 23, West of the Fourth Meridian, is 
amended by striking out
SECTION 32:	Plans 892 0346 and 892 0406 showing survey for 
descriptive purposes of a right-of-way for a 
Transportation/Utility Corridor; Lot 2 of Plan 
812 0416; All that area northwest of Plan 
892 0406 within the southeast quarter of section 
32; All that area northwest of Plan 892 0346 
within the southwest quarter of section 32.
and substituting
SECTION 32:	Plans 892 0346 and 892 0406 showing survey for 
descriptive purposes of a right-of-way for a 
Transportation/Utility Corridor; Lot 2 of Plan 
812 0416; All that area northwest of Plan 
892 0406 within the southeast quarter of section 
32; All that area northwest of Plan 892 0346 
within the southwest quarter of section 32; 
EXCEPTING THEREOUT Plan 152 0036.

4   Item 10 of the Schedule, describing land located in 
Township 51, Range 25, West of the Fourth Meridian, is 
amended by striking out
SECTIONS	Plan 882 2894 showing survey for descriptive 
25 & 26:	purposes of a right-of-way for a 
Transportation/Utility Corridor; All that area of 
Block 3 of Plan 822 0275 northwest of Plan 
882 2894 within the northeast quarter of section 
25; Plans 052 5764 and 052 5117; EXCEPTING 
THEREOUT Plans 942 1206, 002 0909, 022 6075, 
072 1202, 072 2548 and 112 1554.
and substituting
SECTIONS	Plan 882 2894 showing survey for descriptive 
25 & 26:	purposes of a right-of-way for a 
Transportation/Utility Corridor; All that area of 
Block 3 of Plan 822 0275 northwest of Plan 
882 2894 within the northeast quarter of section 
25; Plans 052 5764 and 052 5117; EXCEPTING 
THEREOUT Plans 942 1206, 002 0909, 022 6075, 
072 1202, 072 2548, 112 1554 and 152 1453.


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Alberta Regulation 44/2016
Emergency Health Services Act
EMERGENCY HEALTH SERVICES REGULATIONS 
(EXPIRY DATE EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 29, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Health (M.O. 05/2016) on March 29, 
2016 pursuant to section 48 of the Emergency Health Services Act. 
1   The Emergency Health Services (Interim) Regulation 
(AR 76/2009) is amended in section 21 by striking out 
"March 31, 2016" and substituting "March 31, 2018".

2   The Licensing and Ambulance Maintenance Regulation 
(AR 46/99) is amended in section 24 by striking out "March 
31, 2016" and substituting "March 31, 2018".

3   The Staff, Vehicle and Equipment Regulation (AR 45/99) 
is amended in section 21 by striking out "March 31, 2016" and 
substituting "March 31, 2018".



Alberta Regulation 45/2016
Fisheries (Alberta) Act
FISHERIES (MINISTERIAL, 2016) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 31, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Environment and Parks (M.O. 
10/2016) on March 24, 2016 pursuant to section 44 of the Fisheries (Alberta) Act. 
1   The Fisheries (Ministerial) Regulation (AR 220/97) is 
amended by sections 2 to 13 of this Regulation.

2  Section 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1) and substituting the 
following:
Interpretation for Regulation purposes
1(1)  In this Regulation, "Department" means the Minister's 
department.


	(b)	in subsection (2) by striking out ", if any,".

3   Section 2(1) is amended
	(a)	by renumbering  clause (a) as clause (a.01);
	(b)	by adding the following before clause (a.01):
	(a)	"bait" means organisms, alive or dead, intended for use 
as a fish attractant when attached to a hook or line used 
for angling, except that "bait fish" means the species of 
fish set out in Schedule 3;
	(c)	in clause (a.2) by repealing subclause (ii) and 
substituting the following:
	(ii)	has 26 or more competitive fishing event participants 
with prizes being awarded;
	(d)	in clause (b)
	(i)	in subclause (i) by striking out "which" and 
substituting "of a type that";
	(ii)	in subclause (ii)(C) by striking out "contained 
waters" and substituting "water";
	(e)	by adding the following after clause (c):
	(c.05)	"fish handling facilities" means, in relation to a 
	competitive fishing event, the places other than in a boat 
where fish kept for the purposes of the event are or will 
be temporarily held or handled and any gloves, nets, 
chutes, surfaces or equipment used in handling or 
conveying the fish;
	(f)	by repealing clause (d);
	(g)	in clause (f) by striking out "Government of Alberta, 
Department of Environment and Sustainable Resource 
Development in Edmonton, Alberta" and substituting 
"Department in Edmonton, Alberta and published on the 
Department's website for inspection by the public";
	(h)	by adding the following after clause (f):
	(g)	"specific source waters" means water bodies (including 
contained waters) each of which
	(i)	has as its source of water a municipal water 
supply, a well, surface runoff or a source approved 
in writing by the Director or an accredited official 
on behalf of an irrigation district, and
	(ii)	is completely surrounded by
	(A)	privately owned land, 
	(B)	land within a Metis settlement, or
	(C)	other land that is not public land under the 
Public Lands Act but that is under the 
administration of the Minister responsible for 
that Act.

4   Section 2 is further amended by adding the following 
after subsection (2):
(3)  For the purposes of the Act and sections 40 and 42 of the 
Fisheries (Alberta) Amendment Act, 2015, the "prescribed waters" 
terminology is changed to "specific source waters".

5   The following is added after section 2:
Importation, sale and possession of Amphibia as bait
2.1  A person shall not 
	(a)	import into Alberta,
	(b)	sell, or
	(c)	possess
any organisms of the class Amphibia for use as bait. 
Disposal of unused bait
2.2   A person shall not dispose of unused bait
	(a)	in a body of water, or
	(b)	on land that lies within 50 metres of any body of water 
except in a waste disposal receptacle that is regularly 
serviced.
Subject water entry into water body
2.3  A person shall not allow subject water to enter a body of water 
unless
	(a)	the subject water derives from premises covered by a fish 
culture or a research licence that has conditions attached that 
specifically address the disposal of the subject water from 
those premises and the disposal occurs in accordance with 
those conditions, or
	(b)	the subject water derives from a conveyance or non-licensed 
premises where the water has first been treated in a manner 
approved by the Director. 
Release of non-invasive species fish
2.4  A person who catches a fish that is not an invasive species fish 
may release the fish back into the waters from which it was taken.

6   Section 5 is repealed.

7   Section 6 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1) by striking out "under sections 19(1) 
and 20(1)" and substituting "as an individual under 
section 19 or 20 respectively";
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (1):
(1.1)  The identification for a watercraft inspector appointed by 
the Minister as an individual under section 20.1(1) of the Act is a 
copy of that appointment.
	(c)	in subsection (2) by striking out "19(2)" wherever it 
occurs and substituting "19.1";
	(d)	by adding the following after subsection (2):
(3)  The identification for a fishery officer, fishery guardian or 
watercraft inspector appointed as part of a class of individuals by 
the Minister under section 19, 20 or 20.1(1) respectively of the 
Act is
	(a)	a copy of the appointment, or
	(b)	an identification card provided by the employer of that 
official that identifies the official as holding a position 
that is part of that appointed class.

8   The following is added after section 6:
Transportation of watercraft
6.1   A person shall not transport an item of watercraft on a highway 
by means of a conveyance if the watercraft has a drainage hole in the 
lower hull or bilge that is blocked with a plug.
Reporting of aquatic invasive organisms
6.2(1)  Subject to subsection (2), a person who finds an organism 
living in a wild state that is an invasive organism shall report that 
finding to the Department within 14 days after the finding in 
accordance with this section.
(2)  Subsection (1) does not apply where
	(a)	the Department has issued a statement on its internet website 
that specific invasive organisms have been identified and 
recorded in its records as existing at a specified location or at 
specified locations, and
	(b)	the finder establishes to the satisfaction of the Director that 
the invasive organism referred to in subsection (1) is exactly 
of a kind that is included in that statement and was found at 
that location or at any of those specified locations.
(3)  A report under subsection (1) is made either
	(a)	by calling telephone number 1-855-336-2628 and providing 
details of the finding, or
	(b)	by attending an office of the Department that is responsible 
for issuing licences and providing details of that finding.

9   Section 7 is amended by striking out "October 31, 2016" 
and substituting "October 31, 2026".

10   Section 8 is expressly repealed.

11   Schedule 1 is amended 
	(a)	in Item No. 1
	(i)	in clause (a) by striking out "resident of Canada" 
and substituting "individual resident of Alberta 
(referred to in section 1(1)(m)(i) of General Fisheries 
(Alberta) Regulation (AR 203/97))";
	(ii)	by adding the following after clause (a):
	(a.1)	non-resident Canadian (annual)	1.50
	(a.2)	non-resident Canadian (7 days)	1.50
	(a.3)	non-resident Canadian (1 day)	1.50
	(iii)	in clause (c) by striking out "(5 days)" and 
substituting "(7 days)";
	(b)	by repealing sub-item (d) of Item 3;
	(c)	by repealing Item No. 4;
	(d)	in Item No. 5 by striking out "Fish research" and 
substituting "Research";
	(e)	by adding the following after Item No. 6:
6.1   Aquatic species import licence	$0
	(f)	by adding the following after Item No. 9:
10   Invasive species possession licence	$0

12   Schedule 2 is amended
	(a)	in section 1
	(i)	in Category 1 by adding the following after 
clause (d):
	(e)	Tilapia	Genus Tilapia
	(ii)	in Category 2 by repealing clauses (f) and (i);
	(b)	in section 3 by adding the following after 
subsection (2):
(2.1)  Tilapia may be possessed as cultured fish only in 
contained waters.

13   Section 2(3), as incorporated into the Fisheries 
(Ministerial Regulation (AR 220/97) by section 4 of the 
Fisheries (Ministerial, 2016) Amendment Regulation, is 
repealed immediately following its commencement.

14   Subitem 19 of Item 1 of the Schedule to the Act is 
amended by striking out "meias" and substituting "melas".

15(1)  The following come into force on April 1, 2016:
	(a)	section 2(a) to the extent that it repeals section 
1(1)(b) of the Regulation being amended;
	(b)	section 3(c);
	(c)	section 6;
	(d)	section 11(b), (c), (d) and (e);
	(e)	section 12.
(2)  Section 11(a) comes into force on March 16, 2017.
(3)  Section 3(b) and section 5, to the extent that section 5 
inserts new sections 2.1 and 2.2 into the Regulation being 
amended, come into force on April 1, 2017.


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Alberta Regulation 46/2016
Persons with Developmental Disabilities Services Act
PERSONS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES SAFETY 
STANDARDS REPEAL REGULATION
Filed: March 31, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Human Services (M.O. 2016-05) on 
March 30, 2016 pursuant to section 23 of the Persons with Developmental Disabilities 
Services Act. 
1   The Persons With Developmental Disabilities Safety 
Standards Regulation (AR 229/2013) is repealed.

2   This Regulation comes into force on March 31, 2016.


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Alberta Regulation 47/2016
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act
RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION SITE MANAGER OCCUPATION 
(EXPIRY DATE EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 31, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training 
Board on March 31, 2016 and approved by the Minister of Advanced Education on 
March 31, 2016 pursuant to section 37(2) of the Apprenticeship and Industry Training 
Act. 
1   The Residential Construction Site Manager Occupation 
Regulation (AR 173/2011) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is amended by striking out "March 31, 2016" and 
substituting "March 31, 2021".


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Alberta Regulation 48/2016
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act
BRICKLAYER TRADE AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: March 31, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training 
Board on March 31, 2016 and approved by the Minister of Advanced Education on 
March 31, 2016 pursuant to section 33(2) of the Apprenticeship and Industry Training 
Act. 
1   The Bricklayer Trade Regulation (AR 265/2000) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (b);
	(b)	by adding the following after clause (c):
	(c.1)	"masonry" includes the following:
	(i)	all types of bricks;
	(ii)	all types of blocks;
	(iii)	all types of stone, including cut and dressed stone;
	(iv)	structural tiles;
	(v)	precast concrete components;
	(vi)	mortars;
	(vii)	waterproofing and damp-proofing materials;
	(viii)	refractory systems and materials;
	(ix)	prefabricated panels constructed of any materials 
referred to in subclauses (i) to (vii).

3   Section 2 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Constitution of the trade
2   The undertakings that constitute the trade are the erection, 
installation, repair and maintenance of masonry.

4   Section 3 is amended by adding the following after 
clause (f):
	(g)	laying masonry;
	(h)	installing anchoring systems;
	(i)	placing steel reinforcing and grouts in cavities or cores;
	(j)	pointing and cleaning masonry;
	(k)	lining or relining chimneys, ovens, boilers and other vessels;
	(l)	lining or relining combustion chambers in fireplaces, 
furnaces and kilns;
	(m)	installing and caulking precast concrete products and 
prefabricated masonry panels;
	(n)	installing insulation, waterproofing and damp-proofing 
materials and air-vapour barriers.


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Alberta Regulation 49/2016
Safety Codes Act
SAFETY CODES (PERSONS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES 
RESIDENCES) EXEMPTION AMENDMENT ORDER
Filed: March 31, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. P:005/16) 
on March 31, 2016 pursuant to section 2(2) of the Safety Codes Act. 
1   The Safety Codes (Persons with Developmental 
Disabilities Residences) Exemption Order (AR 155/2015) is 
amended by this Order.

2   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1)(e)(i) and substituting 
the following:
	(i)	a building or unit in a building that is intended for 
permanent residential living where a service provider 
provides or arranges for services in order to assist an 
adult with developmental disabilities to live as 
independently as possible, whether or not the service 
provider owns or leases the building or unit, and
	(b)	by adding the following after subsection (1)(g):
	(h)	"service provider" means a service provider as defined 
in the Persons with Developmental Disabilities Services 
Act; 
	(c)	by repealing subsection (4) and substituting the 
following:
(4)  Subsections (2) and (3) do not apply to a residence in which 
a person 
	(a)	is, as a part of the person's service plan, locked in the 
residence in such a way that the person cannot egress 
without assistance from the staff of the residence, or
	(b)	is dependent on the staff of the residence as the person's 
only means of egress in the event of a fire.

3   Section 2 is amended by striking out "March 31, 2016" and 
substituting "December 30, 2016".