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Alberta Regulation 71/2019
Employment Standards Code
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS (FLEXIBLE AVERAGING AGREEMENTS) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 18, 2019
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 126/2019) 
on July 18, 2019 pursuant to section 138 of the Employment Standards Code. 
1   The Employment Standards Regulation (AR 14/97) is 
amended by this Regulation.

2   Section 13.2(c) and (d) are repealed.

3   Sections 13.4 to 13.48 are repealed.

4   The following is added before the heading to Part 3:
Transitional
13.49(1)  This section provides for the transitional application of the 
repeal of section 13.2(c) and (d) and sections 13.4 to 13.48.
(2)  In this section, "flexible averaging agreement" means an 
averaging agreement entered into under section 13.4(1) (repealed) 
before this section comes into force.
(3)  A flexible averaging agreement that is in effect when this section 
comes into force remains valid until the earliest of the following:
	(a)	the date the flexible averaging agreement is cancelled;
	(b)	in the case of a flexible averaging agreement made as part of 
a collective agreement, the date a subsequent collective 
agreement is entered into;
	(c)	2 years after the date this section comes into force.
(4)  An agreement under section 13.45(1) (repealed) entered into by 
the parties to a flexible averaging agreement that is in effect when 
this section comes into force remains valid until the earliest of the 
following:
	(a)	the date the agreement or the flexible averaging agreement is 
cancelled;
	(b)	in the case of an agreement entered into by the parties to a 
flexible averaging agreement made as part of a collective 
agreement, the date a subsequent collective agreement is 
entered into;
	(c)	2 years after the date this section comes into force.
(5)  Section 13.2(c) and (d) and sections 13.4 to 13.48 continue to 
apply with respect to 
	(a)	a flexible averaging agreement that remains valid under 
subsection (3), and 
	(b)	an agreement under section 13.45(1) (repealed) that remains 
valid under subsection (4).

5   This Regulation comes into force on September 1, 2019.


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Alberta Regulation 72/2019
Employment Standards Code
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS (LOOKOUT OBSERVERS) 
AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 18, 2019
For information only:   Made by the Lieutenant Governor in Council (O.C. 127/2019) 
on July 18, 2019 pursuant to section 138 of the Employment Standards Code. 
1   The Employment Standards Regulation is amended by 
this Regulation.

2   The following is added after section 1.1:
Lookout observer exemptions
1.2(1)   In this section, "lookout observer" means an employee 
stationed at a wildfire lookout site whose primary responsibilities are 
to
	(a)	provide early detection of smoke and fires,
	(b)	report smoke, fire and lightning observations, and 
	(c)	monitor and record observed smoke and fires.
(2)  Section 14(1)(a) (relating to the keeping of employment records 
for regular and overtime hours of work), section 16 (relating to hours 
of work), section 19 (relating to days of rest) and Part 2, Division 4 
(relating to overtime and overtime pay) of the Act do not apply to a 
lookout observer or to the lookout observer's employer while acting in 
the capacity of employer.


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Alberta Regulation 73/2019
Teachers' Pension Plans Act
TEACHERS' AND PRIVATE SCHOOL TEACHERS' PENSION PLANS 
(CONTRIBUTION RATES) AMENDMENT REGULATION
Filed: July 22, 2019
For information only:   Made by the Alberta Teachers' Retirement Fund Board on 
April 18, 2019 pursuant to section 16(2) of the Teachers' Pension Plans Act. 
1   The Teachers' and Private School Teachers' Pension 
Plans (AR 203/1995) is amended by this Regulation.

2   Schedule 1 is amended
	(a)	in section 10(2)(a) by striking out "7.40%" and 
substituting "7.87%";
	(b)	in section 10(2)(b) by striking out "11.75%" and 
substituting "12.22%";
	(c)	in section 11 by striking out "2.77%" and 
substituting "2.30%";
	(d)	in section 13(a) by striking out "8.68%" and 
substituting "9.12%";
	(e)	in section 13(b) by striking out "2.61%" and 
substituting "2.17%".

3   Schedule 2 is amended
	(a)	in section 10(a)
	(i)	by striking out "8.36%" and substituting "8.76%";
	(ii)	by striking out "7.40%" and substituting "7.87%";
	(b)	in section 10(b)
	(i)	by striking out "12.12%" and substituting 
"12.52%";
	(ii)	by striking out "11.75%" and substituting 
"12.22%";
	(c)	in section 11 by striking out "0.40%" and 
substituting "0.00%";
	(d)	in section 13(a) by striking out "9.34%" and 
substituting "9.73%";
	(e)	in section 13(b) by striking out "0.39%" and 
substituting "0.00%".

4  This Regulation comes into force on September 1, 2019.