Proposed Regulations under the Proposed Local Planning Appeal Tribunal Act, 2017
Bill or Act:
Summary of Proposal:
If passed, Bill 139 would enact the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal Act, 2017 (the Act), which would repeal and replace the Ontario Municipal Board Act and continue the Ontario Municipal Board as the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (the Tribunal).The Minister may make regulations governing the practices and procedures of the Tribunal, prescribing timelines for appeals to the Tribunal under the Planning Act, and providing for transitional matters for proceedings that were commenced before or after the proposed Act comes into force.
The Ministry of the Attorney General is proposing to make regulations under the Act, if passed, with respect to:Transition rules for matters and proceedings that come to the Tribunal under the Planning Act;Timelines for proceedings before the Tribunal under the Planning Act;Time limits for submissions at oral hearings for major land use planning appeals before the Tribunal; andThe practices and procedures of the Tribunal in respect of major land use planning appeals.
December 7, 2017
Comments Due Date:
January 21, 2018
Ministry of the Attorney General
Agency and Tribunal Relations Division
720 Bay Street, 3rd Floor
Toronto, ON M7A 2S9