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Ministries will take comments received through the consultation process into consideration as they develop regulatory instruments. Regulatory instruments include regulations, legislation, policies, and forms.
Once a regulatory instrument is approved, its plain language summary is posted on the Registry website. If it is an approved regulation, a link to the regulation posted on the Government of Ontario's e-Laws website will be provided.
The majority of the approved regulations on the Registry will take effect on either January 1st or July 1st of each year.