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Alberta Regulation 211/2017
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act
DESIGNATION OF OCCUPATIONS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Advanced Education 
(M.O. 308/2017) on November 15, 2017 pursuant to section 36(1)(a) of the 
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act. 
1   The Designation of Occupations Regulation 
(AR 285/2006) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 1(b) is amended by striking out "construction craft 
labourer" and substituting "construction craft worker".

3   This Regulation comes into force on September 1, 2018.


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Alberta Regulation 212/2017
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act
STEAMFITTER - PIPEFITTER TRADE AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training 
Board on September 22, 2017 and approved by the Minister of Advanced Education  
on November 15, 2017 pursuant to section 33(2) of the Apprenticeship and Industry 
Training Act. 
1   The Steamfitter - Pipefitter Trade Regulation (AR 
305/2000) is amended by this Regulation. 

2   Section 1(c) is amended
	(a)	in subclause (xii) by striking out "gases" and 
substituting "gas"; 
	(b)	by adding the following after subclause (xiii): 
	(xiv)	fuel systems; 
	(xv)	medical gas systems; 
3   Section 3 is amended
	(a)	by repealing clauses (f), (g) and (h) and substituting 
the following: 
	(f)	rigging, hoisting and lifting equipment and piping 
components;
	(g)	installing, maintaining, servicing and troubleshooting 
boilers and controls;  
	(h)	installing, maintaining and servicing heat exchange 
equipment and controls;
	(b)	by repealing clauses (j) and (k) and substituting the 
following: 
	(j)	installing, maintaining and servicing pumps, valves and 
related equipment; 
	(k)	installing, maintaining and servicing components in 
heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems;

4   Section 4 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1) by striking out "3 periods" and 
substituting "4 periods";
	(b)	in subsections (2), (3) and (4) by striking out "1500 
hours" and substituting "1560 hours"; 
	(c)	by adding the following after subsection (4): 
(4.1)  In the 4th period of the apprenticeship program an 
apprentice must acquire not less than 1560 hours of on the job 
training and successfully complete the technical training  that is 
required or approved by the Board. 

5   Section 5(3) is amended by striking out "3rd period" and 
substituting "4th period". 

6   Section 6(2) is amended by adding the following after 
clause (c): 
	(c.1)	90% in the 4th period of the apprenticeship program. 

7   The heading before section 7 is amended by striking out 
", Expiry". 

8   Section 9 is repealed. 

9   This Regulation comes into force on May 1, 2018.  


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Alberta Regulation 213/2017
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act
TRADE AND OCCUPATIONS REGULATIONS 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training 
Board on September 22, 2017 and approved by the Minister of Advanced Education 
on November 10, 2017 pursuant to sections 22.1(1), 33(2) and 37(2) of the 
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act. 
1   The Cathodic Protection Technician Exception 
Regulation (AR 16/2013) is amended by repealing section 6.

2   The Cathodic Protection Technician Occupation 
Regulation (AR 17/2013) is amended by repealing section 4.

3(1)  The Concrete Finisher Trade Regulation (AR 269/2000) 
is amended by this section.
(2)  The heading before section 7 is amended by striking out 
", Expiry".
(3)  Section 9 is repealed.

4(1)  The Landscape Horticulturist Trade Regulation 
(AR 286/2000) is amended by this section.
(2)  The heading before section 7 is amended by striking out 
", Expiry". 
(3)  Section 9 is repealed.
5(1)  The Oil and Gas Transportation Services Occupation 
Regulation (AR 275/2004) is amended by this section.
(2)  The heading for Part 7 is amended by striking out 
"Expiry and". 
(3)  Section 15 is repealed.

6   The Slickline Services Occupation Regulation 
(AR 154/2013) is amended by repealing section 4.

7   The Well Testing Services Supervisor Occupation 
Regulation (AR 276/2004) is amended by repealing section 
4.


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Alberta Regulation 214/2017
Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act
CONSTRUCTION CRAFT LABOURER OCCUPATION 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training 
Board on September 22, 2017 and approved by the Minister of Advanced Education 
on November 15, 2017 pursuant to section 37(2) of the Apprenticeship and Industry 
Training Act. 
1   The Construction Craft Labourer Occupation Regulation 
(AR 270/2000) is amended by this Regulation.

2   The title is repealed and the following is substituted:
CONSTRUCTION CRAFT WORKER 
OCCUPATION REGULATION

3   Section 1(b) is amended by striking out "construction craft 
labourer" and substituting "construction craft worker".

4   Section 3(n) is amended by striking out "by construction 
craft labourers" and substituting "in the occupation".
5   This Regulation comes into force on September 1, 2018.


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Alberta Regulation 215/2017
Queen's Printer Act
QUEEN'S PRINTER AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Service Alberta (M.O. SA:011/2017) 
on November 16, 2017 pursuant to section 5 of the Queen's Printer Act. 
1   The Queen's Printer Regulations (AR 44/70) are amended 
by this Regulation.

2   Section 13 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 216/2017
Emergency Management Act
GOVERNMENT EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT (EXPIRY DATE 
EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 390/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 6 of the Emergency Management Act. 
1   The Government Emergency Management Regulation 
(AR 248/2007) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 6 is amended by striking out "November 30, 2017" 
and substituting "November 30, 2019".



Alberta Regulation 217/2017
Government Organization Act
AUTHORIZED ACCREDITED AGENCIES (EXPIRY DATE  
EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 391/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to Schedule 10, section 2 of the Government 
Organization Act. 
1   The Authorized Accredited Agencies Regulation 
(AR 184/95) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 8 is amended by striking out "January 31, 2018" 
and substituting "April 30, 2020".


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Alberta Regulation 218/2017
Alberta Corporate Tax Act
ALBERTA CORPORATE TAX AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 392/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 56 of the Alberta Corporate Tax Act. 
1   The Alberta Corporate Tax Regulation (AR 119/2008) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2(1)   The following is added after section 3:
Prescribed corporations
3.1(1)   For the purposes of section 36.1(2.1) of the Act, a 
"prescribed corporation" means any corporation whose gross 
revenue exceeds $1 million except
	(a)	an insurance corporation as defined in subsection 248(1) of 
the federal Act,
	(b)	a non-resident corporation,
	(c)	a corporation reporting in functional currency as defined in 
subsection 261(1) of the federal Act, or
	(d)	a corporation that is exempt from taxation under section 35 
of the Act and section 149 of the federal Act.
(2)  For the purposes of section 36.1(2.4)(b) of the Act, "a prescribed 
corporation" means
	(a)	an insurance corporation as defined in subsection 248(1) of 
the federal Act,
	(b)	a non-resident corporation, or
	(c)	a corporation reporting in functional currency as defined in 
subsection 261(1) of the federal Act.
(2)  Subsection (1) applies in respect of returns for taxation 
years ending after December 31, 2017.

3(1)   Section 5.2 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (1);
	(b)	in subsection (6)(a) by striking out "section 25.1(1) of 
the Act" and substituting "section 6.2 of the Alberta 
Personal Income Tax Act".
(2)  Subsection (1) is deemed to have come into force on 
January 1, 2014.


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Alberta Regulation 219/2017
Employment Pension Plans Act
EMPLOYMENT PENSION PLANS AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 394/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 159 of the Employment Pension Plans Act. 
1   The Employment Pension Plans Regulation 
(AR 154/2014) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 10.1 is amended
	(a)	by repealing subsection (2)(a)(iii) and (iv) and 
substituting the following:
	(iii)	the commuted value of the defined benefit provision 
will be determined either 
	(A)	in accordance with section 9(1), or 
	(B)	in accordance with the actuarial assumptions used 
in the current actuarial valuation report to 
determine the going concern liabilities value of the 
plan multiplied by the lesser of 1 and the going 
concern funded ratio,
			and
	(iv)	if the commuted value of the defined benefit provision 
is determined in accordance with section 9(1), the plan 
will, on termination of active membership or pre-
retirement death of the member, pay the full value of the 
benefit, regardless of the current solvency ratio of the 
provision,
	(b)	subsection (3)(a) is amended by striking out "of the 
Act".


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Alberta Regulation 220/2017
Financial Administration Act
INDEMNITY AUTHORIZATION AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 395/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 71 of the Financial Administration Act. 
1   The Indemnity Authorization Regulation (AR 22/97) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 7 is amended by repealing subsections (1) and 
(2) and substituting the following:
Metis settlements inspections, investigations  
and audits indemnity
7(1)  In this section,
	(a)	"Act" means the Metis Settlements Act;
	(b)	"associate personnel" means
	(i)	any person who had been engaged by the Minister 
to provide services in relation to the office of the 
former Metis Settlements Ombudsman;
	(ii)	any person who had been employed or otherwise 
engaged by a person referred to in subclause (i) for 
the purposes of providing any of the services in 
relation to the office of the former Metis 
Settlements Ombudsman;
	(iii)	any person who had been appointed by the former 
Metis Settlements Ombudsman as an inspector or 
an investigator under section 171 of the Act or to 
carry out audits under section 172 of the Act;
	(c)	"former Metis Settlements Ombudsman" means a 
person who had been designated by the Minister as the 
Metis Settlements Ombudsman;
	(d)	"former Regulation" means the Metis Settlements 
Ombudsman Regulation (AR 116/2007);
	(e)	"Minister" means the Minister referred to in section 171 
of the Act;
	(f)	"prescribed duties" means
	(i)	with respect to the former Metis Settlements 
Ombudsman, the exercise or performance of any 
powers or duties that the former Metis Settlements 
Ombudsman was authorized by the Minister or the 
former Regulation to exercise or perform;
	(ii)	with respect to any associate personnel who had 
been engaged in providing services in relation to 
the office of the former Metis Settlements 
Ombudsman, the provision of any of those 
services;
	(iii)	with respect to any associate personnel who had 
been appointed as an inspector or an investigator 
under section 171 of the Act or under the former 
Regulation, the carrying out of any functions by 
that person as an inspector or an investigator;
	(iv)	with respect to any associate personnel who had 
been appointed under section 172 of the Act or 
under the former Regulation to carry out audits, 
the carrying out of any function by that person in 
respect of those audits;
	(v)	with respect to any person appointed as an 
inspector or an investigator under section 171 of 
the Act, the carrying out of any functions by that 
person as an inspector or an investigator;
	(vi)	with respect to any person appointed under section 
172 of the Act to carry out audits, the carrying out 
of any function by that person in respect of those 
audits;
	(vii)	with respect to any person appointed under section 
173 of the Act to assist an inspector or an 
investigator, the carrying out of any functions by 
that person to assist an inspector or an investigator.
(2)  The President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance is 
authorized, on behalf of the Crown, to indemnify the former 
Metis Settlements Ombudsman, associate personnel and any 
person referred to in subsection (1)(f)(v) to (vii) against all costs, 
charges and expenses, including amounts paid to settle actions or 
satisfy judgments, reasonably incurred by any of those persons in 
respect of civil, criminal or administrative actions or 
proceedings, to which any of those persons is made a party by 
reason of carrying out any prescribed duties, if the person
	(a)	acted honestly and in good faith with a view to carrying 
out the prescribed duties,
	(b)	complied with the Schedule, and
	(c)	in the case of a criminal or administrative action or 
proceeding enforceable by a monetary penalty, had 
reasonable grounds for believing that the conduct of the 
person was lawful.

3   The following is added after section 11:
Provincial Court judges and masters  
in chambers indemnity
12(1)  In this section, "Minister" means the member of the 
Executive Council responsible for the Provincial Court Act and the 
Court of Queen's Bench Act.
(2)  The Minister is authorized on behalf of the Crown, on the terms 
and conditions recommended by a Judicial Compensation 
Commission that are binding on the Crown, to indemnify a judge of 
the Provincial Court of Alberta or a master in chambers against all 
costs, charges and expenses, including amounts paid to settle actions 
or satisfy judgments, incurred by the judge or master in chambers in 
respect of civil, criminal or administrative actions or proceedings, 
including any complaints, charges or inquiries, and whether a party 
or not, arising out of his or her conduct as a judge or master in 
chambers.


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Alberta Regulation 221/2017
Civil Enforcement Act
CIVIL ENFORCEMENT AMENDMENT (2017) REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 396/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 106 of the Civil Enforcement Act. 
1   The Civil Enforcement Regulation (AR 276/95) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is amended by striking out "and" at the end of 
clause (a), by adding ", and" at the end of clause (b) and by 
adding the following after clause (b):
	(c)	an e-mail address by which documents may be served on the 
agency.

3   Section 5(a) is amended by adding "e-mail address," after 
"address,".

4   Schedule 4 is amended by sections 5 to 8.

5   Form 5 is amended by adding "E-mail Address" after 
"Telephone Number".

6   Form 6 is amended by adding ", E-mail Address" after 
"(Name, Address".

7   Form 8 is amended by adding "E-mail Address" after 
"(Province    Postal Code     Telephone Number".

8   Form 9 is amended by striking out the following:
	__________________________________ 
	Print Name of Civil Enforcement Agency  
	____________________________ 
	Address
	____________________________ 
	City/Town   Province   Postal Code
and substituting:
	__________________________________ 
	Print Name of Civil Enforcement Agency  
	____________________________ 
	Address
	____________________________ 
	City/Town   Province   Postal Code
	____________________________ 
	E-mail Address

9   The heading to Part 6 is amended by striking out 
"Expiry,".

10   Section 62 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 222/2017
Provincial Court Act 
Court of Queen's Bench Act
PROVINCIAL JUDGES AND MASTERS IN CHAMBERS  
REGISTERED AND UNREGISTERED PENSION  
PLANS (2017) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 397/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 16 of the Court of Queen's Bench Act and 
section 9.52 of the Provincial Court Act. 
1   The Provincial Judges and Masters in Chambers 
Registered and Unregistered Pension Plans (AR 196/2001) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Sections 1 and 2 are amended by striking out "7" and 
substituting "5".

3   Schedule 1 is amended by sections 4 to 11 and 17(a).
4   Section 1(1)(cc) is amended by striking out "5" and 
substituting "2".

5   Section 20(1) is amended by adding "and section 36(5)" 
after "and (3)".

6   Section 28 is amended
	(a)	in subsection (1) by adding "and section 38(5)" after 
"and (3)";
	(b)	in subsection (3)(b) by striking out "1(y)(iii)" and 
substituting "1(1)(r.1)(iii)".

7   Section 34 is amended by adding ", other than a surviving 
pension partner within the meaning of section 35(2)," after "person".

8   Section 35 is amended by renumbering it as section 
35(1) and the following is added after section 35(1):
(2)  In this Division, "surviving pension partner" means the 
individual (if any) who was the pension partner of the deceased 
immediately before the death occurred, and who survived the 
deceased.

9   Section 36 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Pension partner's pension on death before  
pension commencement
36(1)  Where there is a surviving pension partner, that pension 
partner is entitled to choose to receive
	(a)	a pension for life in an amount equal to 3/4 of the 
normal pension, or
	(b)	a pension provided for in subsection (2),
with the pension specified in clause (a) applying automatically if 
no such choice is made or made in time.
(2)  The pension referred to in subsection (1)(b) is the pension 
described in section 38(2).
(3)  The pensions addressed in subsection (2), as it incorporates 
section 38(2)(c) (as deemed to have been selected by the 
deceased), are
	(a)	a joint life pension payable during the joint lives of the 
deceased and the surviving pension partner and which, 
after the death of the deceased, is payable to that 
pension partner for life in the same amount as would 
have been payable before the death but in an amount 
that is the actuarial equivalent of the pension payable in 
the form specified in section 19(2)(b), and
	(b)	a term only pension, payable for whichever term, being 
5, 10 or 15 years, is selected by the pension partner and 
in the amount of the guaranteed term pension that the 
deceased would have received under section 21(1) (with 
that selected term) had the deceased selected that 
guaranteed term pension and continued to live until the 
end of that term, and that is the actuarial equivalent of 
the pension payable in the form specified in section 
19(2)(a).
(4)  Section 38(4) applies with respect to this section.
(5)  Where this section applies, nothing in section 20 does.
(6)  A choice under subsection (1) of a pension referred to in 
subsection (1)(b) must be made within 90 days after a request 
made by the Minister to the surviving pension partner to do so 
has been sent.

10   Section 38 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Pension partner's benefit on death before 
pension commencement
38(1)  Where there is a surviving pension partner, that pension 
partner is entitled,
	(a)	if the deceased was vested, to choose to receive, subject 
to any maximum limit imposed by the tax rules, 
	(i)	a pension for life in an amount equal to 2/3 of the 
normal pension, or
	(ii)	a pension provided for in subsection (2),
		with the pension specified in subclause (i) applying 
automatically if no such choice is made or made in time, 
or
	(b)	if the deceased was not vested, to receive an amount 
equal to the participant contributions.
(2)  The pension referred to in subsection (1)(a)(ii) is the pension 
that the surviving pension partner would have received if the 
deceased, immediately before dying, 
	(a)	has that surviving pension partner as his or her pension 
partner at pension commencement, 
	(b)	terminated with an entitlement, subject to this section, 
to a normal pension, and
	(c)	chose that pension which that surviving pension partner, 
in a written notice filed with the Minister within 90 days 
after being requested to do so by the Minister, elects to 
treat the deceased as being deemed to have chosen from 
among the pensions specified in subsection (3).
(3)  The pensions referred to in subsection (2)(c) (as deemed to 
have been selected by the deceased) are 
	(a)	a joint life pension payable during the joint lives of the 
deceased and the surviving pension partner and which, 
after the death of the deceased, is payable to that 
pension partner for life in the same amount as would 
have been payable before the death but in an amount 
that is the actuarial equivalent of the pension payable in 
the form specified in section 27(3)(b), and
	(b)	a term only pension, payable for whichever term, being 
5, 10 or 15 years, is selected by the pension partner and 
in such amount as the deceased would have received as 
a guaranteed term pension under section 29(1)(a) (with 
that selected term) had the deceased selected that 
guaranteed term pension and continued to live until the 
end of that term, and as is the actuarial equivalent of the 
pension payable in the form specified in section 
27(3)(a).
(4)  The pension partner's option under this section applies 
	(a)	regardless of whether or not the deceased would, given 
the circumstances, have been entitled under this Plan to 
choose the pension so chosen immediately before dying, 
and
	(b)	disregarding any age or age and judicial service 
shortfall respecting that eligibility and in the calculation 
of the pension.
(5)  Where this section applies, nothing in section 28 does.
(6)  A choice under subsection (1)(a) of a pension referred to in 
subsection (1)(a)(ii) must be made within 90 days after a request 
made by the Minister to the surviving pension partner to do so 
has been sent.

11   Section 39(b) is amended by adding "and is to be in an 
amount that is the actuarial equivalent of the pension in the section 
27(3)(a) form" after "that choice".

12   Schedule 2 is amended by sections 13 to 16 and 17(b).

13   Section 1(3)(b) is amended by adding "the same or" after 
"paragraph of".

14   Section 34 is amended by adding ", other than a surviving 
pension partner within the meaning of section 35, as it incorporates 
section 35(2) of the Registered Plan," after "person".

15   Section 36 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Pension partner's pension for pre-1992 service
36(1)  Where there is a surviving pension partner, that pension 
partner is entitled to choose to receive
	(a)	a pension for life in an amount equal to 3/4 of that part 
of the normal pension, if any, that is based on 
pensionable service before 1992, or
	(b)	a pension provided for in subsection (2),
with the pension specified in clause (a) applying automatically if 
no such choice is made.
(2)  Section 36(2) of the Registered Plan applies with respect to 
this Plan, with the reference to section 38(2) being taken as a 
reference to section 38(2), as it incorporates section 38(2) of the 
Registered Plan.
(3)  Section 36(3) and (4) of the Registered Plan apply with 
respect to this Plan with the references in them to provisions in 
section 38 being taken as references to section 38, as it 
incorporates the corresponding provisions in section 38 of the 
Registered Plan.
(5)  Where this section applies, nothing in section 28 does.
(6)  Section 36(6) of the Registered Plan applies with respect to 
this Plan.

16   Section 38 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Pension partner's benefit on death before  
pension commencement
38(1)  Where there is a surviving pension partner, that pension 
partner is entitled, 
	(a)	if the deceased was vested, to choose to receive
	(i)	a pension for life in an amount equal to 3/4 of that 
part of the normal pension that is based on 
pensionable service after 1991, or
	(ii)	a pension provided for in subsection (2),
		with the pension specified in subclause (i) applying 
automatically if no such choice is made or made in time, 
or
	(b)	if the deceased was not vested, to receive an amount 
equal to the participant contributions.
(2)  Section 38(2) to (6) of the Registered Plan apply with respect 
to this Plan, with the reference to section 29(1)(a) being taken as 
a reference to section 29, as it incorporates section 29(1)(a) of 
the Registered Plan.

17   The following provisions are amended by adding "with 
the Minister" after "filed" or "filing", as the case may be:
	(a)	in Schedule 1, sections 19(2)(a) and (b), 27(3)(a) and 
(b) and 49(4), and
	(b)	in Schedule 2, sections 27(3)(a) and (b) and 58.

18   This Regulation is deemed to have come into force on 
April 1, 2013.



Alberta Regulation 223/2017
Government Organization Act
JUSTICE AND SOLICITOR GENERAL GRANTS 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 398/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 13 of the Government Organization Act. 
1   The Justice and Solicitor General Grants Regulation 
(AR 97/2001) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 10 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 224/2017
Judgment Interest Act
JUDGMENT INTEREST AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 399/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 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 (y):
	(z)	the interest rate from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 
is prescribed at 0.87% per year.



Alberta Regulation 225/2017
Land Agents Licensing Act
LAND AGENTS LICENSING AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 402/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 25 of the Land Agents Licensing Act. 
1   The Land Agents Licensing Regulation (AR 227/2001) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 12 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 226/2017
Alberta Utilities Commission Act
SECURITY MANAGEMENT AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 407/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 78 of the Alberta Utilities Commission 
Act. 
1   The Security Management Regulation (AR 230/2012) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 4 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 227/2017
Mines and Minerals Act
OIL SANDS TENURE REGULATION, 2010 (EXPIRY DATE 
EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 408/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 5 of the Mines and Minerals Act.  
1   The Oil Sands Tenure Regulation, 2010 (AR 196/2010) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 33 is amended by striking out "December 1, 2017" 
and substituting "November 30, 2019".


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Alberta Regulation 228/2017
Provincial Parks Act
PROVINCIAL PARKS (DISPOSITIONS) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 409/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 12 of the Provincial Parks Act. 
1   The Provincial Parks (Dispositions) Regulation 
(AR 241/77) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 85 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 229/2017
Water Act
WATER (OFFENCES AND PENALTIES) (EXPIRY DATE 
EXTENSION, 2017) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 410/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 169 of the Water Act. 
1   The Water (Offences and Penalties) Regulation (AR 
193/98) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 7 is amended by striking out "December 1, 2017" 
and substituting "December 1, 2019".



Alberta Regulation 230/2017
Income and Employment Supports Act
INCOME AND EMPLOYMENT SUPPORTS ACT REGULATIONS 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 411/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to sections 18, 27, 33 and 42 of the Income and 
Employment Supports Act. 
1(1)  The Child and Adult Support Services Regulation 
(AR 61/2004) is amended by this section. 
(2)  Section 8 is repealed. 

2(1)  The Disability-Related Employment Supports and 
Services Regulation (AR 117/2011) is amended by this 
section.
(2)  Section 9 is repealed. 

3(1)  The Income Support, Training and Health Benefits 
Regulation (AR 122/2011) is amended by this section. 
(2)  Section 103 is repealed. 

4(1)  The Temporary Employment and Job Creation 
Programs Regulation (AR 33/2010) is amended by this 
section. 
(2)  Section 5 is repealed.


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Alberta Regulation 231/2017
Post-secondary Learning Act
CAMPUS ALBERTA SECTOR AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 21, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 415/2017) 
on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 102.2 of the Post-secondary Learning Act. 
1   The Campus Alberta Sector Regulation (AR 239/2008) is 
amended by this Regulation. 

2   Section 5 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Independent Academic Institutions
5   The following publicly funded private colleges are assigned to 
the Independent Academic Institutions sector of the publicly funded 
post-secondary system:
	(a)	Ambrose University;
	(b)	Burman University;
	(c)	Concordia University of Edmonton;
	(d)	The King's University;
	(e)	St. Mary's University.

3   Section 7 is amended by striking out "January 31, 2018" 
and substituting "January 31, 2020".


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Alberta Regulation 232/2017
Traffic Safety Act
DRIVERS' HOURS OF SERVICE (EXPIRY DATE 
EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 22, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Transportation (M.O. 31/17) on 
November 20, 2017 pursuant to section 156 of the Traffic Safety Act. 
1   The Drivers' Hours of Service Regulation (AR 317/2002) 
is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 22 is amended by striking out "March 15, 2018" 
and substituting "March 15, 2022".



Alberta Regulation 233/2017
Skin Cancer Prevention (Artificial Tanning) Act
ARTIFICIAL TANNING REGULATION
Filed: November 23, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Health (M.O. 32/2017) on October 
10, 2017 pursuant to sections 1 and 2(1) of the Skin Cancer Prevention (Artificial 
Tanning) Act. 
Table of Contents
	1	Definitions
	2	Prescribed forms of identification
	3	Advertising directed to minors
	4	Signage
	5	Enforcement officers
	6	Coming into force
Definitions
1   In this Regulation, "Act" means the Skin Cancer Prevention 
(Artificial Tanning) Act.
Prescribed forms of identification
2(1)  Subject to subsection (2), the following forms of identification 
are prescribed as acceptable for the purposes of section 2 of the Act as 
proof of a person's age:
	(a)	an operator's licence or driver's licence;
	(b)	a passport;


	(c)	a Canadian permanent resident card;
	(d)	a Canadian Armed Forces identity card;
	(e)	other documentation that is issued by the Government of 
Canada, the government of a province or the government of 
another country.
(2)  Subsection (1) applies only if the form of identification is valid 
and shows the person's full name, photograph, date of birth and 
signature.
Advertising directed to minors
3   For the purposes of section 4 of the Act, advertising directed to 
minors includes advertising that
	(a)	is placed in media that are targeted at persons who are less 
than 18 years of age, or
	(b)	employs depictions that are targeted at persons who are less 
than 18 years of age.
Signage
4(1)  A person who sells, offers for sale or provides artificial tanning 
services shall post signage in the form, content and colour as depicted, 
and in the dimensions as set out, in the Standards for Artificial 
Tanning Facility Signage developed by the Minister and posted on the 
Government of Alberta website, as amended or replaced from time to 
time.
(2)  A person who sells, offers for sale or provides artificial tanning 
services shall post the signage specified in subsection (1) in 
accordance with the following:
	(a)	one entrance sign must be displayed at each customer 
entrance door, with each sign
	(i)	located within 0.5 metre of the entrance door, and 
	(ii)	visible to individuals entering the facility;
	(b)	one sign facing customers must be displayed at each point of 
sale, with each sign
	(i)	located within 1.0 metre of each cash register or other 
place in the artificial tanning facility where payment is 
made and identification is verified, and 
	(ii)	visible to a prospective customer at the cash register or 
other place in the artificial tanning facility where 
payment is made and identification is verified;
	(c)	one sign facing employees must be displayed at each point of 
sale, with each sign
	(i)	located within 1.0 metre of each cash register or other 
place in the artificial tanning facility where payment is 
made and identification is verified, and 
	(ii)	visible to an employee at the cash register or place in 
the artificial tanning facility where payment is made and 
identification is verified;
	(d)	one health warning sign must be displayed near each piece of 
artificial tanning equipment, with each sign 
	(i)	located within 1.0 metre of the piece of artificial tanning 
equipment, and
	(ii)	visible to a customer before using the artificial tanning 
equipment.
(3)  A person who sells, offers for sale or provides artificial tanning 
services shall ensure that the signage referred to in subsections (1) and 
(2) is kept in good condition, unobstructed and clearly visible at all 
times.
Enforcement officers
5   Individuals appointed by a regional health authority as executive 
officers under section 9 of the Public Health Act are designated as 
enforcement officers for the purposes of the Act.
Coming into force
6   This Regulation comes into force on the coming into force of 
sections 1, 2(1), (2) and (4) and 3 to 12 of the Skin Cancer Prevention 
(Artificial Tanning) Act.


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Alberta Regulation 234/2017
Income and Employment Supports Act
INCOME AND EMPLOYMENT SUPPORTS ACT REGULATIONS 
(MINISTERIAL) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 27, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Advanced Education 
(M.O. 303/2017) on November 23, 2017 pursuant to sections 26 and 42(2) of the 
Income and Employment Supports Act. 
1(1)  The Recovery Regulation (AR 43/2010) is amended by 
this section.
(2)  Section 4 is repealed. 

2(1)  The Training Provider Regulation (AR 186/2011) is 
amended by this section. 
(2)  Section 8 is repealed. 



Alberta Regulation 235/2017
Petroleum Marketing Act
PETROLEUM MARKETING AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 28, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 418/2017) 
on November 28, 2017 pursuant to section 19.1 of the Petroleum Marketing Act. 
1   The Petroleum Marketing Regulation (AR 174/2006) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   The following is added after section 26:
Direction to transmit or store hydrocarbons
26.1(1)  When the Commission wishes to arrange for the storage of 
a hydrocarbon substance delivered to it pursuant to section 16 of the 
Act, the Commission may
	(a)	direct the supplier of a pipeline to transmit the hydrocarbon 
substance by the supplier's pipeline to a storage facility in 
Alberta designated by the Commission or to a point in 
Alberta designated by the Commission that is en route to a 
storage facility, or
	(b)	subject to subsection (2), direct the supplier of any storage 
facility in Alberta to accept the hydrocarbons for storage and 
to store it in that storage facility, 
subject to the payment of compensation for it by the Commission in 
accordance with subsection (3). 
(2)  The Commission shall not make a direction under subsection 
(1)(b) in respect of a storage facility consisting of an underground 
formation unless approval has been previously obtained from the 
Alberta Energy Regulator pursuant to section 39(1)(d) of the Oil and 
Gas Conservation Act.
(3)  When a direction is made by the Commission under subsection 
1(a) and the Commission is unable to reach an agreement with the 
supplier of the pipeline as to the just and reasonable charges to be 
paid by the Commission for the transmission of the hydrocarbon 
substance by the pipeline, section 110 of the Public Utilities Act 
applies.



Alberta Regulation 236/2017
New Home Buyer Protection Act
NEW HOME BUYER PROTECTION (MINISTERIAL) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 29, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. P:011/17) 
on November 7, 2017 pursuant to section 28(2) of the New Home Buyer Protection 
Act. 
1   The New Home Buyer Protection (Ministerial) Regulation 
(AR 220/2013) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 2(2)(a) is amended by adding the following after 
subclause (vii):
	(viii)	Humans Helping Humans Housing Foundation.



3   The following is added after section 2:
Residential builder licensing exemptions
2.1(1)  In this section, the terms "manufactured home", "mobile home" 
and "package home" have the meanings given to them in the Retail 
Home Sales Business Licensing Regulation (AR 197/99).
(2)  Subject to subsection (3), the following persons are exempt from 
the licensing requirements in section 2.1 of the statute:
	(a)	a person authorized to trade in real estate as a real estate 
broker under the Real Estate Act;
	(b)	a person who is permitted to practise engineering under the 
Engineering and Geoscience Professions Act;
	(c)	a professional technologist as defined in section 86.4(m) of 
the Engineering and Geoscience Professions Act;
	(d) 	a registered architect as defined in section 1(m) of the 
Architects Act.
(3)  An exemption under subsection (2)(a), (b), (c) or (d) applies 
only with respect to work performed by the person within the scope 
of practice under the Real Estate Act, Engineering and Geoscience 
Professions Act or Architects Act, as the case may be.
(4)  A person who holds a licence under the Retail Home Sales 
Business Licensing Regulation (AR 197/99) is exempt from the 
requirement to hold a developer licence under the New Home Buyer 
Protection (General) Regulation (AR 211/2013) in respect of new 
homes that are manufactured homes, mobile homes or package 
homes. 

4   Sections 3 and 4 are repealed.

5   Section 5(1) is amended by adding the following after 
clause (j):
	(k)	apply for a licence.

6   Section 11(1.2) is repealed.

7   Section 31 is repealed.

8   The Schedule is amended by striking out Form 1, 
Compliance Order, and substituting the following:
Form 1 
Compliance Order 
(New Home Buyer Protection Act 
section 12)
To                       (name)                  
of                      (address)                  
Take notice that:
This order is issued in respect of the following contravention (identify 
contravention and, if applicable, location of contravention): 
	
	
You are hereby ordered, on or before       (date)        , pursuant to 
section 12 of the New Home Buyer Protection Act ("the Act"), to take, 
stop or modify the following action (set out the order): 
	
	
This order is being issued because (set out the reasons): 
	 
	
Non-compliance with this order is an offence under the Act.
Pursuant to sections 4, 5, 6, 15 and 26 of the Act, contravention of or 
failure to comply with this order may result in one or more of the 
following actions being taken against you:
	-	you might be prosecuted under the Act in respect of the 
contravention or failure to comply;
	-	you might have an administrative penalty imposed on you in 
respect of the contravention or failure to comply;
	-	you might be refused an authorization as an owner builder 
under the Act or have an authorization issued to you as an 
owner builder under the Act suspended or cancelled.
	-	you might be refused a residential builder licence, or, if you 
hold such a licence, you might be subject to disciplinary 
consequences.
This compliance order may be reviewed by the Registrar under section 
13 of the Act if a written request for review is made within 30 days of 
the date of receipt of this order to   (name, address, telephone number 
and facsimile number of the Registrar)  .
The Registrar may make a decision on a review of the compliance 
order or may refer the review decision to the New Home Buyer 
Protection Board.
Dated this                  day of                 , 20    .
                                 
Compliance Officer

9   This Regulation comes into force on December 1, 2017.


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Alberta Regulation 237/2017
New Home Buyer Protection Act
NEW HOME BUYER PROTECTION (MINISTERIAL) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 29, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Municipal Affairs (M.O. P:002/17) 
on November 8, 2017 pursuant to section 28(2) of the New Home Buyer Protection 
Act. 
1   The New Home Buyer Protection (Ministerial) Regulation 
(AR 220/2013) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 6 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Service of compliance orders and notices
6(1)   A compliance order issued, amended, confirmed, varied or 
cancelled under the Act and a notice of administrative penalty or 
other written notice or document required by the Act to be issued or 
sent must be served
	(a)	in the case of an individual,
	(i)	by personal service,
	(ii)	by leaving it for the individual with a person apparently 
at least 18 years of age at the individual's current or 
most usual dwelling place,
	(iii)	by sending it by registered mail to 
	(A)	the individual's last known address, or
	(B)	the most recent address provided by the individual 
to the Registrar, 
			or
	(iv)	by sending it by facsimile or other form of electronic 
transmission to the individual's last known facsimile 
number or electronic address, if there is a record of so 
sending it,
		and
	(b)	in the case of a corporation,
	(i)	by leaving it with a director, manager or officer of the 
corporation, or the president, chairperson or other head 
officer, by whatever name that person is known, of the 
corporation,
	(ii)	by leaving it at the corporation's registered office,
	(iii)	by sending it by registered mail to the corporation's 
registered office, 
	(iv)	in the case of an extra-provincial corporation, by 
leaving it with, at the address of, or by sending it by 
registered mail to the address of
	(A)	the corporation's attorney for service appointed as 
required by the Business Corporations Act, or
	(B)	the corporation's principal place of business in 
Alberta, 
			or
	(v)	by sending it by facsimile or other form of electronic 
transmission to the corporation's last known facsimile 
number or electronic address, if there is a record of so 
sending it.
(2)  Service by registered mail is not invalid by reason only that 
	(a)	the addressee refuses to accept the mail,
	(b)	the addressee returns the mail,
	(c)	the addressee refuses to take delivery, or
	(d)	the addressee no longer resides or is otherwise not present at 
the address and has not provided the postal service with a 
current mailing address.
(3)  The Registrar may apply to the Board for direction regarding the 
service of a notice of administrative penalty, including service in a 
manner or to a location not set out in this section.
(4)  The service referred to in this section is presumed to be effected 
on the date indicated in this subsection, unless the contrary is 
proved: 
	(a)	in the case of a document sent by registered mail, on the date 
of delivery;
	(b)	in the case of a document sent by facsimile machine or 
e-mail, on the date the facsimile or e-mail was sent as 
confirmed by a record of successfully completed 
transmission;
	(c)	in any other case, on the date when the Administrator 
complies fully with the directions of the Board regarding the 
service.

3   Section 7(1) is amended
	(a)	by adding the following after clause (d):
	(d.1)	"issuing authority" means the Registrar;
	(b)	in clause (e)(iii) by striking out "the Registrar" and 
substituting "the issuing authority".

4   Section 10(3)(b) is amended by striking out "under section 
17 of the statute".

5   Section 13(1) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
Notice of hearing
13(1)  Unless section 22 applies, at least 21 days before the hearing 
date the Board must send to the parties by mail or by e-mail a notice 
setting out 
	(a)	whether the Board intends to proceed with 
	(i)	an oral appeal hearing conducted in person, or
	(ii)	an electronic hearing,
	(b)	in the case of an oral hearing conducted in person, the time 
and place of the hearing of the appeal, and
	(c)	in the case of an electronic hearing, the time and the 
information needed to participate in the hearing of the appeal.

6   Section 14(a) and (b) are repealed and the following is 
substituted:
	(a)	any relevant guidelines and interpretation bulletins issued by 
the issuing authority, and
	(b)	any matter on the record, including decisions of a compliance 
officer, the issuing authority or any other person.

7   The following is added after section 14:
Deadline for submissions
14.1   Subject to an order of the Board or a direction of a case 
manager, evidence and written submissions on which a party intends 
to rely must be submitted no later than 14 days before the hearing in 
which the party intends to introduce that evidence. 

8  Section 16(4) is amended by striking out "7 days" and 
substituting "10 days".
9   Section 17(3) is repealed and the following is 
substituted:
(3)  Subsection (2) does not apply
	(a)	if the party attends before the Board, or
	(b)	to a government employee who represents the issuing 
authority.  

10   Section 25 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Dispute resolution
25   The Board may, with or without a hearing, accept or reject a 
recommendation to resolve a dispute from the parties.

11   Section 28 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (3):
(3.1)  A copy of a permit issued by a permit issuer and submitted to 
the Board by an issuing authority  
	(a)	is admissible without the attendance or affidavit of the permit 
issuer, and
	(b)	the absence of proof to the contrary, shall constitute proof of 
the issuance of a permit and its contents. 

12   Section 29 is amended by adding the following after 
subsection (1):
(1.1)  The Board may, in accordance with the rules of the Board,  
make an award of costs that the Board considers appropriate, relating 
to matters contained in the appeal or relating to the conduct of the 
appeal.  

13   Section 30 is repealed and the following is substituted:
Publication
30   The Board may publish its decisions, orders and reasons in any 
manner that the chair considers appropriate.

14   This Regulation comes into force on December 1, 2017.



Alberta Regulation 238/2017
Surface Rights Act
SURFACE RIGHTS ACT GENERAL (EXPIRY DATE 
EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 29, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Environment and Parks 
(M.O. 46/2017) on November 17, 2017 pursuant to section 41 of the Surface Rights 
Act. 
1   The Surface Rights Act General Regulation 
(AR 195/2007) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 16 is amended by striking out "November 30, 2017" 
and substituting "November 30, 2019".


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Alberta Regulation 239/2017
Provincial Parks Act
PROVINCIAL PARKS (GENERAL) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 29, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Environment and Parks 
(M.O. 48/2017) on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 12(2) of the Provincial 
Parks Act. 
1   The Provincial Parks (General) Regulation (AR 102/85) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 50 is repealed.



Alberta Regulation 240/2017
Water Act
WATER (MINISTERIAL, EXPIRY DATE EXTENSION, 2017) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 29, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Minister of Environment and Parks 
(M.O. 55/2017) on November 21, 2017 pursuant to section 169(2) of the Water Act. 
1   The Water (Ministerial) Regulation (AR 205/98) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 76 is amended by striking out "December 1, 2017" 
and substituting "December 1, 2019".


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Alberta Regulation 241/2017
Hydro and Electric Energy Act
HYDRO AND ELECTRIC ENERGY (EXPIRY DATE 
EXTENSION) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: November 30, 2017
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Utilities Commission on November 15, 
2017 pursuant to section 5 of the Hydro and Electric Energy Act. 
1   The Hydro and Electric Energy Regulation (AR 409/83) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 22 is amended by striking out "January 31, 2018" 
and substituting "January 31, 2023".