Proposed Amendment to Ontario Regulation 201/96 (General)
under the Ontario Drug Benefit Act
O. Reg. 201/96
Bill or Act:
Ontario Drug Benefit Act
Summary of Decision:
The regulation was filed with the Registrar of Regulations as O. Reg. 228/11 under the Ontario Drug Benefit Act on June 10, 2011. The regulation was published in the Ontario Gazette on June 25, 2011. The amendment to the regulation was approved to extend the period for the $1 transition fee for pharmacies from April 1, 2011 to June 30, 2011.
March 23, 2011
Summary of Proposal:
The Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, on behalf of the Government of Ontario, invites public comments on proposed regulation to amend Ontario Regulation 201/96 under the Ontario Drug Benefit Act.
The proposed regulation would:
- extend the period for the $1 transition fee for pharmacies from April 1, 2011 to June 30, 2011
- provide that the regulation would come into force on April 1, 2011
The content of the final regulations are at the discretion of the Lieutenant Governor in Council who may make the regulation with any changes that the Lieutenant Governor in Council considers appropriate.
Executive Officer of Ontario Public Drug Programs
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
80 Grosvenor Street, 9th Floor
Hepburn Block, Queen’s Park
Toronto ON M7A 1R3
June 10, 2011