Proposed Regulation under the Ontario Infrastructure and Lands Corporation Act, 2011
Proposed new regulation
Bill or Act:
Ontario Infrastructure and Lands Corporation Act, 2011
Summary of Proposal:
The Ministry of Infrastructure is proposing to bring forward a regulation that would enable Ontario Infrastructure and Lands Corporation (Infrastructure Ontario) to provide advice and services to school boards for purposes related to circulation of their surplus real property. Infrastructure Ontario provides similar services to the Minister of Infrastructure pursuant to paragraph 2 of subsection 4 (1) of the Ontario Infrastructure and Lands Corporation Act, 2011 (OILCA).
Infrastructure Ontario's objects are set out in subsection 4 (1) of the OILCA. Among the objects, clause 5 permits Infrastructure Ontario to provide advice and services related to real property to public sector organizations prescribed under clause 36 (1) (b) of the OILCA for the purposes prescribed under clause 36 (1) (c) of the OILCA, when directed to do so in writing by the Minister. Public sector organization is defined in section 1 of the OILCA as having the same meaning as in the Ministry of Infrastructure Act, 2011. A public sector organization includes school boards.
The proposed regulation would permit Infrastructure Ontario to assist school boards fulfill their new requirements to issue proposals to certain bodies regarding properties that are not required for board purposes as found in O. Reg. 444/98 under the Education Act, which come into effect on September 1, 2016.
July 22, 2016
Comments Due Date:
September 5, 2016
777 Bay Street, 4th Floor
Attn: Andrea Hargovan