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Alberta Regulation 63/2016
Responsible Energy Development Act
ALBERTA ENERGY REGULATOR ADMINISTRATION FEES 
RULES AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 16, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Energy Regulator on March 31, 2016 
pursuant to section 29 of the Responsible Energy Development Act. 
1   The Alberta Energy Regulator Administration Fees Rules 
(AR 98/2013) are amended by this Regulation. 

2   Section 2(2) is amended by striking out "2015-16 fiscal year 
is December 31, 2014" and substituting "2016-17 fiscal year is 
December 31, 2015". 

3   Section 3(2) is repealed and the following is substituted: 
(2)  For the 2016-17 fiscal year, the annual adjustment factor is 
3.840193. 

4   Section 4 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1) by striking "2014 calendar year" and 
substituting "2015 calendar year";
	(b)	in subsection (2) by striking out "$0.118762" and 
substituting "$0.130190".

5   Section 5 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (4) by striking out "3.417290" and 
substituting "3.592942";
	(b)	in subsection (5) by striking out "5.090885" and 
substituting "4.736563";
	(c)	in subsection (6) by striking out "3.118329" and 
substituting "4.058984";
	(d)	in subsection (7) by striking out "1.998134" and 
substituting "1.799801";
	(e)	in subsection (8) by striking out "12.869544" and 
substituting "17.031687".



Alberta Regulation 64/2016
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
SUGAR BEET PRODUCTION AND MARKETING  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 18, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Sugar Beet Growers on February 24, 
2016 and approved by the Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council on 
February 29, 2016 pursuant to sections 26 and 27 of the Marketing of Agricultural 
Products Act. 
1   The Sugar Beet Production and Marketing Regulation 
(AR 287/97) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended by adding the following after 
clause (d):
	(d.1)	"crop year" means a 12-month period commencing on 
January 1 and terminating on December 31 of that same 
calendar year;

3   Section 19 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (2):
(3)  For the purposes of the 2015 crop year, a licensed processor who 
receives the regulated product from a licensed producer must deduct 
from the second payment due to the licensed producer an additional 
service charge of $8 per acre of the regulated product received and 
forward that service charge to the Board.


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Alberta Regulation 65/2016
Traffic Safety Act
DISTRACTED DRIVING AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 25, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Transportation (M.O. 15/16) on May 
20, 2016 pursuant to section 115.5 of the Traffic Safety Act. 
1   The Distracted Driving Regulation (AR 113/2011) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 5 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 66/2016
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
ALBERTA PEACE REGION FORAGE SEED GROWERS  
AUTHORIZATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 26, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council 
on June 17, 2015 and approved by the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry on May 
25, 2016 pursuant to section 26 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act. 
1   The Alberta Peace Region Forage Seed Growers 
Authorization Regulation (AR 112/2004) is amended by this 
Regulation.

2   Section 3 is amended by striking out "May 31, 2016" and 
substituting "May 31, 2026".


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Alberta Regulation 67/2016
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
ALBERTA PEACE REGION FORAGE SEED GROWERS 
PLAN AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 114/2016) 
on May 27, 2016 pursuant to section 23 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products 
Act. 
1   The Alberta Peace Region Forage Seed Growers Plan 
Regulation (AR 91/2004) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 10(1) is amended by repealing clause (a) and 
substituting the following:
	(a)	this Plan is to be financed
	(i)	by the charging and collection of service charges from 
producers, and
	(ii)	by any other money payable to or received or accrued 
by the Commission;

3   Section 23 is amended by striking out "25 eligible 
producers" and substituting "15 eligible producers".

4   Section 33 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (3):
(4)  An eligible producer may appoint any person as a proxy to vote 
on the individual's behalf if the individual appointing the proxy 
deposits with the returning officer before the vote is to be held the 
document under which the proxy is appointed.
(5)  A person may not act as a proxy for more than one individual in 
respect of the same vote.

5   Section 38 is amended by striking out "May 31, 2016" and 
substituting "May 31, 2021".


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Alberta Regulation 68/2016
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
BEEKEEPERS COMMISSION OF ALBERTA AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 115/2016) 
on May 27, 2016 pursuant to section 23 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products 
Act. 
1   The Beekeepers Commission of Alberta Plan Regulation 
(AR 59/2006) is amended by this Regulation.

2   The title is repealed and the following is substituted:
ALBERTA BEEKEEPERS COMMISSION 
PLAN REGULATION

3   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (f) and substituting the 
following:
	(f)	"Commission" means the commission established under 
section 8 with the name "Alberta Beekeepers 
Commission";
	(b)	by repealing clause (q) and substituting the 
following:
	(q)	"producer" means a person who maintains colonies of 
bees;
	(c)	by repealing clause (s) and substituting the 
following:
	(s)	"regulated product" means colonies of bees;

4   Section 4 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Establishment of Plan
4   There is hereby established a plan with the name "Alberta 
Beekeepers Commission Plan".

5   Section 6 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1)(b)(iii) and substituting 
the following:
	(iii)	maintain colonies of bees in Alberta.
	(b)	by repealing subsection (2) and substituting the 
following:
(2)  Subject to subsection (1)(b)(iii), this Plan does not apply to 
producers with respect to any regulated product that is produced 
	(a)	on land not located in Alberta, or
	(b)	by a producer who maintains fewer than 100 colonies of 
bees.

6   Section 8 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Establishment of Commission
8   There is hereby established a Commission with the name 
"Alberta Beekeepers", which is hereby continued with the name 
"Alberta Beekeepers Commission".

7   Section 11(1)(e) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
	(e)	respecting the circumstances, if any, under which a service 
charge may be refunded to a producer;

8   Section 12(1) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Financing of Plan
12(1)   In accordance with the regulations,
	(a)	this Plan is to be financed by 
	(i)	the charging and collection of service charges from 
producers, and
	(ii)	by any other money payable to or received or accrued 
by the Commission;
	(b)	every producer who has 100 or more colonies of bees shall 
pay a service charge;
	(c)	the Commission may vary the amount of the service charge if 
the variation of the service charge is approved
	(i)	by a majority of the eligible producers at an annual 
Commission meeting or a special Commission meeting, 
and
	(ii)	by the Council.

9   Section 27(1) is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (b);
	(b)	in clause (c) by striking out "one director" and 
substituting "2 directors".

10   The heading "Part 4, Transitional Provision, 
Review and Repeal" is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Part 4 
Review

11   Section 41 is repealed.

12   Section 42 is amended by striking out "May 31, 2016" 
and substituting "May 31, 2021". 

13   The Schedule is amended
	(a)	in item 1 by striking out "Region 1 is made up of" and 
substituting "Region 1 (South) is made up of";
	(b)	in item 2 by striking out "Region 2 is made up of" and 
substituting "Region 2 (Northeast and Central) is made up 
of";
	(c)	in item 3 by striking out "Region 3 is made up of" and 
substituting "Region 3 (Northwest) is made up of";
	(d)	in item 4 by striking out "Region 4 is made up of" and 
substituting "Region 4 (Peace) is made up of".


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Alberta Regulation 69/2016
Workers' Compensation Act
FIREFIGHTERS' PRIMARY SITE CANCER (EXPIRY DATE 
EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 119/2016) 
on May 27, 2016 pursuant to section 24.1 of the Workers' Compensation Act. 
1   The Firefighters' Primary Site Cancer Regulation 
(AR 102/2003) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 3 is amended by striking out "May 31, 2016" and 
substituting "March 31, 2018".


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Alberta Regulation 70/2016
Workers' Compensation Act
MEDICAL PANELS (EXPIRY DATE EXTENSION)  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 120/2016) 
on May 27, 2016 pursuant to section 46.1 of the Workers' Compensation Act. 
1   The Medical Panels Regulation (AR 290/2006) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 13 is amended by striking out "June 30, 2016" and 
substituting "March 31, 2018".


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Alberta Regulation 71/2016
Gas Utilities Act
GAS UTILITIES EXEMPTION (EXPIRY DATE EXTENSION)  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 124/2016) 
on May 27, 2016 pursuant to section 5 of the Gas Utilities Act. 
1   The Gas Utilities Exemption Regulation (AR 53/99) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is amended by striking out "June 30, 2016" and 
substituting "July 30, 2021".



Alberta Regulation 72/2016
Public Utilities Act
PUBLIC UTILITIES DESIGNATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 125/2016) 
on May 27, 2016 pursuant to sections 101 and 109 of the Public Utilities Act. 
1   The Public Utilities Designation Regulation (AR 194/2006) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1)
	(i)	by adding the following after clause (e):
	(e.1)	BHE Alberta Ltd.;
	(e.2)	BHE AltaLink Ltd.;


	(e.3)	BHE GP Holdings Ltd.;
	(ii)	by repealing clause (k);
	(iii)	by repealing clause (n) and substituting the 
following:
	(n)	EPCOR Distribution & Transmission Inc.;
	(iv)	by repealing clause (o);
	(v)	by adding the following after clause (r):
	(r.1)	Harmony Advanced Water Systems Corporation;
	(vi)	by adding the following after clause (s):
	(s.1)	Regional Water Services Ltd.;
	(vii)	by repealing clauses (t) to (y) and (aa).
	(b)	in subsection (2)
	(i)	by adding the following after clause (c):
	(c.1)	AltaGas Utility Group Inc.;
	(ii)	by adding the following after clause (h):
	(h.1)	BHE Alberta Ltd.;
	(h.2)	BHE AltaLink Ltd.;
	(h.3)	BHE GP Holdings Ltd.;
	(iii)	by repealing clause (n);
	(iv)	by repealing clause (q) and substituting the 
following:
	(q)	EPCOR Distribution & Transmission Inc.;
	(v)	by repealing clause (r);
	(vi)	by adding the following after clause (u):
	(u.1)	Harmony Advanced Water Systems Corporation;
	(vii)	by adding the following after clause (v):
	(v.1)	Regional Water Services Ltd.;
	(viii)	by repealing clauses (w) to (cc) and (ee).

3   Section 3 is amended by striking out "July 30, 2016" and 
substituting "July 30, 2021".


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Alberta Regulation 73/2016
Religious Societies' Land Act
RELIGIOUS SOCIETIES' LAND AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 126/2016) 
on May 27, 2016 pursuant to section 27 of the Religious Societies' Land Act. 
1   The Religious Societies' Land Regulation (AR 169/2000) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 6 is repealed.



Alberta Regulation 74/2016
Seniors Benefit Act
SENIORS BENEFIT ACT GENERAL (2016) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 132/2016) 
on May 27, 2016 pursuant to section 6 of the Seniors Benefit Act. 
1   The Seniors Benefit Act General Regulation (AR 213/94) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 8.1(1) is amended
	(a)	in clause (c) by striking out "$26 400" and 
substituting "$26 965";
	(b)	in clause (d) by striking out "$43 000" and 
substituting "$43 785";


	(c)	in clause (d.1) by striking out "$22 000" and 
substituting "$22 565";
	(d)	in clause (d.2) by striking out "$34 800" and 
substituting "$35 585".

3   Sections 12 and 14 are expressly repealed.

4   Section 4.1(3) of the Schedule is amended by striking out 
"$640" and substituting "$675".

5   The Table at the end of the Schedule is amended
	(a)	in Part 1, in the 2nd column under the heading 
"Percentage",
	(i)	by striking out "16.93%" and "16.95%" wherever 
they occur and substituting "16.62%" and 
"16.65%" respectively;
	(ii)	by striking out "11.78%" and substituting 
"11.57%;
	(iii)	by striking out "15.74%" and substituting 
"15.46%";
	(b)	in the "Note" at the end of Part 1 by striking out 
"2015" and substituting "2016";
	(c)	in Part 3 by striking out "59.88%" and "$11 870" 
wherever they occur and substituting "63.29%" and 
"$12 546" respectively;
	(d)	in the "Note" at the end of Part 3 by striking out 
"2015" and substituting "2016".

6(1)  Section 4 and section 5, other than section 5(a) and (b), 
come into force on June 1, 2016.
(2)  Sections 2 and 5(a) and (b) come into force on July 1, 
2016.


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Alberta Regulation 75/2016
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
BEEKEEPERS COMMISSION OF ALBERTA AUTHORIZATION 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council 
on September 18, 2015 and approved by the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry 
pursuant to section 26 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products Act. 
1   The Beekeepers Commission of Alberta Authorization 
Regulation (AR 72/2006) is amended by this Regulation.

2   The title is repealed and the following is substituted:
ALBERTA BEEKEEPERS COMMISSION 
AUTHORIZATION REGULATION

3   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (b) and substituting the 
following:
	(b)	"Commission" means the Alberta Beekeepers 
Commission;
	(b)	by repealing clause (c) and substituting the 
following:
	(c)	"Plan" means the Alberta Beekeepers Commission Plan 
Regulation (AR 59/2006);

4   Section 2(c) is repealed and the following is substituted:
	(c)	respecting the circumstances, if any, under which a service 
charge may be refunded to a producer; and

5   Section 3 is amended by striking out "May 31, 2016" and 
substituting "May 31, 2026".


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Alberta Regulation 76/2016
Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
BEEKEEPERS COMMISSION OF ALBERTA MARKETING 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 27, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Beekeepers Commission of Alberta on 
September 8, 2015 and approved by the Agricultural Products Marketing Council on 
September 18, 2015 pursuant to section 26 of the Marketing of Agricultural Products 
Act. 
1   The Beekeepers Commission of Alberta Marketing 
Regulation (AR 73/2006) is amended by this Regulation.

2   The title is repealed and the following is substituted:
ALBERTA BEEKEEPERS  
COMMISSION REGULATION

3   Section 1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing clause (b) and substituting the 
following:
	(b)	"Commission" means the Alberta Beekeepers 
Commission;
	(b)	by repealing clause (c) and substituting the 
following:
	(c)	"Plan" means the Alberta Beekeepers Commission Plan 
Regulation (AR 59/2006).

4   Section 2(2) is repealed.

5   Section 3 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Variation of service charge
3   The Commission may vary the amount of the service charge if 
the variation of the service charge is approved  
	(a)	by a majority of the eligible producers at an annual 
Commission meeting or a special Commission meeting, and
	(b)	by the Council.

6   Section 10 is amended by striking out "May 31, 2016" and 
substituting "May 31, 2021". 

7   Section 11 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 77/2016
Forest Reserves Act
FOREST RESERVES (EXPIRY DATE EXTENSION)  
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: May 30, 2016
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Environment and Parks 
(M.O. 18/2016) on May 12, 2016 pursuant to section 7 of the Forest Reserves Act. 
1   The Forest Reserves Regulation (AR 42/2005) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 23 is amended by striking out "May 31, 2016" and 
substituting "May 31, 2017".