Statutory Instruments Regulations (C.R.C., c. 1509)

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Statutory Instruments Regulations

C.R.C., c. 1509

STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS ACT

Regulations Respecting the Examination, Publication and Scrutiny of Regulations and Other Statutory Instruments

SHORT TITLE

 These Regulations may be cited as the Statutory Instruments Regulations.

INTERPRETATION

 In these Regulations,

“Act”

“Act” means the Statutory Instruments Act; (Loi)

“exempt from examination”

“exempt from examination” means exempt from the application of subsection 3(1) of the Act; (soustrait à l’examen)

“exempt from publication”

“exempt from publication” means exempt from the application of subsection 11(1) of the Act; (soustrait à la publication)

“exempt from registration”

“exempt from registration” means exempt from the application of subsection 5(1) of the Act. (soustrait à l’enregistrement)

EXEMPTION FROM EXAMINATION

 The following proposed regulations and classes of proposed regulations are exempt from examination:

  • (a) each proposed regulation that would, if it were made, be a regulation that would be exempt from registration; and

  • (b) each proposed regulation described in subsection 15(2), other than a proposed regulation described in paragraph (d) thereof, that would, if it were made, be a regulation that would be exempt from publication.

TRANSMISSION AND REGISTRATION

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), copies of every regulation transmitted to the Clerk of the Privy Council pursuant to subsection 5(1) of the Act shall be transmitted by personal service.

  • (2) Copies of a regulation may be transmitted to the Clerk of the Privy Council pursuant to subsection 5(1) of the Act by ordinary mail if they are mailed not later than the day next following the day on which the regulation is made.

 Where a regulation is transmitted to the Clerk of the Privy Council pursuant to subsection 5(1) of the Act, the Clerk of the Privy Council shall register the regulation

  • (a) by recording

    • (i) its name,

    • (ii) the name of the regulation-making authority,

    • (iii) the statutory or other authority pursuant to which it was made,

    • (iv) the date upon which it was made, and

    • (v) the date upon which it is registered; and

  • (b) by assigning to it the designation “S.O.R.” followed by an appropriate number to distinguish it from any other regulation.

  • SOR/93-245, s. 1.

 The Clerk of the Privy Council shall register every statutory instrument and other document, other than a regulation, that is published in the Canada Gazette

  • (a) by recording

    • (i) its name or the nature of its subject matter,

    • (ii) the name of the authority that issued, made or established it,

    • (iii) the statutory or other authority pursuant to which it was issued, made or established, and

    • (iv) the date upon which it was published; and

  • (b) by assigning to it an appropriate number to distinguish it from any other document that has been published in the Canada Gazette.