O.C. 377/2018

December 4, 2018


WHEREAS the Parliament of Canada introduced An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other measures (S.C. 2018, c. 12), (“the Act”) which received Royal Assent on June 21, 2018; and

WHEREAS subsection 402(2) of the Act states that Part 6 Division 19, other than subsections 361(1) and (2), sections 365 and 371 and subsections 372(3), (5) and (6), 392(1), 399(2) and 401(3), comes into force in accordance with subsection 114(4) of the Canada Pension Plan (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-8); and

WHEREAS when Part 6 Division 19, other than subsections 361(1) and (2), sections 365 and 371 and subsections 372(3), (5) and (6), 392(1), 399(2) and 401(3), of the Act comes into force, it will alter matters referred to in subsection 114(4) of the Canada Pension Plan; and

WHEREAS subsection 114(4) of the Canada Pension Plan provides that where any enactment of Parliament contains any provision that alters, or the effect of which is to alter, either directly or indirectly and either immediately or in the future, matters referred to in that subsection, it shall be deemed to be a term of that enactment, whether or not it is expressly stated in the enactment, that the provisions shall come into force only on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council, which order may not be made and shall not in any case have any force or effect unless the lieutenant governor in council of each of at least two thirds of the included provinces, having in the aggregate not less than two thirds of the population of all of the included provinces, has signified the consent of that province to the enactment;

THEREFORE the Lieutenant Governor in Council, in accordance with subsection 114(4) of the Canada Pension Plan, hereby signifies the consent of the Province of Alberta to the enactment of Part 6 Division 19, other than subsections 361(1) and (2), sections 365 and 371 and subsections 372(3), (5) and (6), 392(1), 399(2) and 401(3), of An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other measures (S.C. 2018, c. 12).

            For Information only

Recommended by:          President of Treasury Board, Minister of Finance

Authority:                             Canada Pension Plan (Canada)
                                                (section 114)