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IRCC
Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
Reappointment of JESSICA JEAN MURATA of Toronto, Ontario, as a full-time member of the Immigration and Refugee Board (Toronto Regional Office), to hold office during good behaviour for a term of five years, effective July 21, 2024.
2024-06-05
IRCC
Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
Reappointment of SANDRA DALE WYNIA KATZ of Toronto, Ontario, as a full-time member of the Immigration and Refugee Board (Toronto Regional Office), to hold office during good behaviour for a term of five years, effective July 21, 2024.
2024-06-05
IRCC
Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
Reappointment of EZZEDDINE SAIDI of Terrebonne, Quebec, as a full-time member of the Immigration and Refugee Board (Montr\xc3\xa9al Regional Office), to hold office during good behaviour for a term of five years, effective July 21, 2024.
2024-06-05
TC
Canada Marine Act
Reappointment of LUCIEN SONIER of Caraquet, New Brunswick, as a director of the Belledune Port Authority, to hold office for a term ending on June 14, 2026.
2024-06-05
TC
Canada Marine Act
Reappointment of IRIS AUCLAIR-BERNARD of Heron Bay, New Brunswick, as a director of the Belledune Port Authority, to hold office for a term ending May 2, 2027.
2024-06-05
TC
Canada Marine Act
Reappointment of JOSEPH LORIO ROY, C.M., of Moncton, New Brunswick, as a director of the Belledune Port Authority, to hold office for a term of three years.
2024-06-05
TC
Canadian Air Transport Security Authority Act
Reappointment of SHARON RUTH DUGGAN of Bay Bulls, Newfoundland and Labrador, as a director of the board of directors of the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, to hold office during pleasure for a term of four years.
2024-06-05
TC
Financial Administration Act
Approval of the re-appointment by the Minister of Transport of MARIE-JACQUELINE SAINT-FLEUR of Montr\xc3\xa9al, Quebec, as a director of the board of directors of The Federal Bridge Corporation Limited, to hold office during pleasure for a term of four years.
2024-06-05
TC
Financial Administration Act
Approval of the re-appointment by the Minister of Transport of ANDREW TRAVIS SEYMOUR of Cornwall, Ontario, as a director of the board of directors of The Federal Bridge Corporation Limited, to hold office during pleasure for a term of four years.
2024-06-05
TC
Financial Administration Act
Approval of the re-appointment by the Minister of Transport of RAKESH SHREEWASTAV of Toronto, Ontario, as a director of the board of directors of The Federal Bridge Corporation Limited, to hold office during pleasure for a term of four years.
2024-06-05
JUS
Administrative Tribunals Support Service of Canada Act
Re-appointment of ORLANDO DA SILVA, of Uxbridge, Ontario, as Chief Administrator of the Administrative Tribunals Support Service of Canada, to hold office during pleasure for a term of five years, effective October 27, 2024.
2024-06-05
ISED
Canada Foundation for Sustainable Development Technology Act
Appointment of CATHERINE DOYLE of Victoria, British Columbia, to be a director of the Canada Foundation for Sustainable Development Technology, to hold office during good behaviour for a term of one year.
2024-06-03
ISED
Canada Foundation for Sustainable Development Technology Act
Appointment of MARTA MORGAN of Ottawa, Ontario, to be a director of the Canada Foundation for Sustainable Development Technology, to hold office during good behaviour for a term of one year.
2024-06-03
PMO
National Security and Intelligence Review Agency Act
Appointment of CHARLES FUG\xc3\x88RE of Ottawa, Ontario, to be Executive Director of the National Security and Intelligence Review Agency Secretariat on an interim basis, for a term of eight months or until such time as a new Executive Director is appointed, whichever occurs first.
2024-06-03
GAC
Other Than Statutory Authority
Appointment of HEIDI HULAN as Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Canada to the North Atlantic Council, in Brussels.
2024-06-03
FA
Other Than Statutory Authority
Appointment of JENNY HILL to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Canada to Iceland.
2024-06-03
ECCC, HC
Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999
Regulations Amending the PRODUCTS CONTAINING MERCURY REGULATIONS in order to (1) prohibit the import and manufacture of certain lamps for general lighting purposes; (2) prohibit the use of catalysts in the manufacturing of polyurethane and other products; (3) prohibit bulk dental amalgam powders; (4) prohibit the import and manufacture of high-pressure sodium vapour lams and metal halide lamps used for general lighting; (5) make consequential and administrative amendments.
2024-05-31
HC
Food and Drugs ActPest Control Products Act
BIOCIDES REGULATIONS in order to (1) create a new set of regulations to encompass surface sanitizers for use on non-living and non-liquid surfaces that meet the definition of a drug and are regulated under the Pest Control Products Act, disinfectants regulated under the Food and Drug Regulations, and all surface sanitizers for use in food premises that fall under the purview of the Food and Drugs Act; (2) create of a new, modern authorization and regulatory framework with safety, efficacy and quality requirements tailored to biocides; (3) support the continuous post-market oversight of a biocide\xe2\x80\x99s benefits and risks; and (4) create of a pathway for authorization based on decisions from other regulators, starting with the United States Environmental Protection Agency.
2024-05-31
FIN
Customs Tariff
Order Amending the UKRAINE GOODS REMISSION ORDER in order to remit customs duties and anti-dumping and countervailing duties for all goods originating in Ukraine and imported into Canada, with the exception of over-access supply-managed products, from June 9, 2024, to June 9, 2025.
2024-05-31
GAC
Export and Import Permits Act
Order Amending the EXPORT CONTROL LIST in order to (1) add certain technologies respecting quantum computing and its related technology and equipment, as well as advanced semiconductor manufacturing technology and equipment; and (2) make editorial changes to item 5504.
2024-05-31
GAC
Special Economic Measures Act
Regulations Amending the SPECIAL ECONOMIC MEASURES (UKRAINE) REGULATIONS in order to add ten (10) individuals to Schedule of the Regulations, prohibiting them from transacting business with individuals and businesses in Canada, and freezing their assets unless otherwise authorized by the Minister of the Foreign Affairs.
2024-05-31
JUS
Criminal Code
CRIMINAL INTEREST RATE REGULATIONS in order to (1) exempt (i) commercial loans valued above $10,000 and up to $500,000 from the criminal interest rate, so long as the annual percentage rate (APR) on these loans does not exceed 48 per cent, and (ii) small dollar, non-recourse collateralized loans, commonly referred to as pawn loans from the criminal interest rate, so long as the APR on these loans does not exceed 48 per cent and the loan is valued at less than $1,000; (2) impose a new federal limit on the cost of borrowing for payday loans of $14 per $100 borrowed in all provinces that have an approved payday loan regime; and (3) exclude dishonoured cheque fees of $20 or less from the calculation of the $14 rate limit, as well as the interest on outstanding loan amounts.
2024-05-31
JUS
Contraventions Act
Regulations Amending the APPLICATION OF PROVINCIAL LAWS REGULATIONS in order to (1) incorporate the sections 530 to 530.1 of the Criminal Code to rectify inconsistencies and clarify its application in New Brunswick, as it is otherwise applied across Canada; and (2) update references to standards and other documents incorporated by reference.
2024-05-31
LAB, ESDC
Pay Equity Act
ORDER GROUPING MINISTERS\xe2\x80\x99 OFFICES FOR THE PURPOSE OF PAY EQUITY PLAN in order to group all ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices for the purpose of establishing and updating a single pay equity plan for their collective ministerial staff to ensure consistency in how the pay equity exercise is carried out across ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices.
2024-05-31
LAB, ESDC
Pay Equity Act
APPLICATION OF THE PAY EQUITY ACT TO MINISTERS\xe2\x80\x99 OFFICES REGULATIONS in order to (1) ensure the application of the Act to all ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices, independent of size and ensure the current regulatory provisions related to groups of employers apply to the ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices grouped by Order in Council; (2) set a date on which ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices grouped by OIC become subject to the Act; (3) ensure the group of ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices can only establish and update a single pay equity plan; (4) provide that the groups of ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices are required to make all reasonable efforts to establish a pay equity committee; (5) reduce the amount of time allowed for ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices to conduct the pay equity maintenance review exercise; (6) promote continuity of the pay equity exercise in ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices and ensure that ministers\xe2\x80\x99 offices increase compensation in lump sum; (7) ensure that ministers\' offices with less than 10 ministerial staff are assigned the same penalty ranges under the administrative monetary penalties system as ministers\' offices with 10 to 99 ministerial staff.
2024-05-31
LAB, ISC, NRCAN, TC, CIRNAC
Canada Labour Code
Regulations Amending CERTAIN REGULATIONS MADE UNDER THE CANADA LABOUR CODE (SANITATION) in order to (1) allow all toilets to count towards the total count of toilets required by the regulations; (2) change or remove male pronouns and use gender-neutral language; (3) update parts of certain regulations to make references to standards ambulatory instead of static, wherever possible.
2024-05-31
RCMP, PS
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Pension Continuation Act
ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE (DEPENDANTS) PENSION FUND INCREASE IN BENEFITS ORDER in order to (1) increase pensions for widows by 5% on April 1, 2023 and by 1.2% on April 1, 2024 and April 1, 2025; (2) increase the lump sum benefits payable on the death of a former member who contributed to the plan and who is not survived by a widow by 5% on April 1, 2023 and by 1.2% on April 1, 2024 and April 1, 2025; and (3) increase the residual amounts payable on the death of a former member\xe2\x80\x99s widow who dies in the 2024, 2025 or 2026 plan year by increasing the former member\xe2\x80\x99s deemed contributions as of April 1, 2022 by 5% on April 1, 2023 and by 1.2% on April 1, 2024 and April 1, 2025.
2024-05-31
JUS
Budget Implementation Act, 2023, No. 1
Order fixing January 1, 2025 as the day on which sections 610, 611 and 612 of the of the BUDGET IMPLEMENTATION ACT, 2023, NO. 1, COME INTO FORCE in order to amend the Criminal Code.
2024-05-31
GAC
Other Than Statutory Authority
Order authorizing the Minister of Foreign Affairs to take the actions necessary to BRING INTO FORCE the Exchange of Letters constituting an agreement amending the AGREEMENT FOR CO-OPERATION Concerning Civil Uses of ATOMIC ENERGY between the Canada and the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, DONE at Ottawa on July 7, 2023.
2024-05-31
JUS
Northwest Territories Act
Order appointing the HONOURABLE ANDREW M. MAHAR, a former judge of the Supreme Court of Northwest Territories, to be a DEPUTY JUDGE of the SUPREME COURT OF THE NORTHWEST TERRITORIES.
2024-05-31
JUS
Nunavut Act
Order appointing the HONOURABLE ANDREW M. MAHAR, a former judge of the Supreme Court of Northwest Territories, to be a DEPUTY JUDGE of the NUNAVUT COURT OF JUSTICE.
2024-05-31
JUS
Yukon Act
Order appointing the HONOURABLE ANDREW M. MAHAR, a former judge of the Supreme Court of Northwest Territories, to be a DEPUTY JUDGE of the SUPREME COURT OF YUKON.
2024-05-31
PS, PPC
Other Than Statutory Authority
Order directing that a PROCLAMATION be issued designating the week OCTOBER 6 to 12, 2024, as FIRE PREVENTION WEEK.
2024-05-31
NR
Canada Revenue Agency Act
Reappointment of COLIN YOUNKER of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, as a director of the Board of Management of the Canada Revenue Agency, to hold office during pleasure for a term of three years.
2024-05-30
ESDC
Department of Employment and Social Development Act
Appointment of SHIRLEY LYNN NETTEN of Ottawa, Ontario, as a full-time member of the Social Security Tribunal; and her designation as Chairperson of the Social Security Tribunal, to hold office during good behaviour for a term of five years, effective June 3, 2024.
2024-05-30
ESDC
Department of Employment and Social Development Act
Appointment of CAROL ELIZABETH WILTON of Collingwood, Ontario, to be a part-time member of the Social Security Tribunal for the Income Security Section, to hold office during good behaviour for a term of two years, effective August 6, 2024.
2024-05-30
ISED
Budget Implementation Act, 1997
Appointment of PIERRE BILODEAU of Chelsea, Quebec, to be a director of the board of directors of the Canada Foundation for Innovation, to hold office during pleasure for a term of three years, in the place of Lynda Brown-Ganzert, whose term has expired.
2024-05-30
IRCC
Citizenship Act
Appointment of ANTHONY BLAIR of Brampton, Ontario, to be a citizenship judge on a full-time basis for a term of three years, effective June 10, 2024.
2024-05-30
IRCC
Citizenship Act
Reappointment of SUZANNE CARRI\xc3\x88RE of St. Adolphe, Manitoba, as a citizenship judge on a full-time basis, for a term of three years, effective June 11, 2024.
2024-05-30
IRCC
Citizenship Act
Reappointment of CAROL-ANN HART of North Vancouver, British Columbia, as a citizenship judge on a full-time basis for a term of three years, effective June 11, 2024.
2024-05-30
IRCC
Citizenship Act
Reappointment of ROCHELLE IVRI of Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, as a citizenship judge on a part-time basis, for a term of three years, effective July 1, 2024.
2024-05-30
IRCC
Citizenship Act
Reappointment of JOAN MAHONEY of Halifax, Nova Scotia, as a citizenship judge on a full-time basis, for a term of three years, effective June 11, 2024.
2024-05-30
IRCC
Citizenship Act
Reappointment of RANIA SFEIR of Kirkland, Quebec, as a citizenship judge on a full-time basis, for a term of three years, effective June 11, 2024.
2024-05-30
IRCC
Citizenship Act
Reappointment of RODNEY SIMMONS of Toronto, Ontario, as a citizenship judge on a full-time basis, for a term of three years, effective June 11, 2024.
2024-05-30
IRCC
Citizenship Act
Reappointment of ALBERT WONG of Mississauga, Ontario, as a citizenship judge on a full-time basis for a term of three years, effective June 21, 2024.
2024-05-30
HC, SNRS
Order in Council P.C. 2007-281 of March 2, 2007
Designation of PAMELA MARGARET ELIZABETH WILLIAMSON of Northeastern Manitoulin and The Islands, Ontario, a member of the National Seniors Council, to be Chairperson of the National Seniors Council, to hold office during pleasure for a term ending on April 11, 2027, effective July 1, 2024.
2024-05-30
CH
Museums Act
Approval of the reappointment by the Minister of Canadian Heritage of KIRSTINE STEWART of Los Angeles, California, United States of America, as a trustee of the Board of Trustees of the National Museum of Science and Technology, to hold office during pleasure for a term of four years.
2024-05-30
CH
Museums Act
Approval of the appointment by the Minister of Canadian Heritage of FRAN\xc3\x87OIS R. ROY of Montr\xc3\xa9al, Quebec, to be a trustee of the Board of Trustees of the National Gallery of Canada, to hold office during pleasure for a term of four years, in the place of Terrence Burgoyne, whose term will expire, effective June 1, 2024.
2024-05-30
FIN
Bank of Canada Act
Approval of the re-appointment by the Minister of Finance of DAVID DOMINY of Edmonton, Alberta, as a director of the Board of Directors of the Bank of Canada, to hold office during good behaviour for a term ending on February 28, 2027.
2024-05-30
PMO, JUS
Public Service Employment Act
Reappointment of KIMBERLY REN\xc3\x89E MURRAY of Toronto, Ontario, as a special adviser to the Minister of Justice, to be known as Independent Special Interlocutor for Missing Children and Unmarked Graves and Burial Sites Associated with Indian Residential Schools, to hold office during pleasure for a term of six months, effective June 13, 2024.
2024-05-28