Establishment of the Local Services Board of Dennis Township South
The inhabitants of Dennis Township have recommended to the Minister of Northern Development and Mines the establishment of the Local Services Board of Dennis Township South and have requested that it be designated with the Powers of Fire Protection, Garbage Collection, Recreation and Emergency Telecommunications.
Regulation of invasive species under the Ontario Invasive Species Act, 2015
The Ontario Invasive Species Act, 2015 comes into force on November 3, 2016. The Act provides the power to make regulations prescribing invasive species and classifying them as either prohibited or restricted. A prohibited invasive species is subject to all of the prohibitions in section 7 of the Act unless there are exceptions provided in the regulation.
Regulations under the Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2016
The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change is proposing regulations under the Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2016 (WDTA) for the purposes of transferring the four waste diversion programs to the WDTA. Until the programs are wound-up and the wastes managed under the programs are transitioned to the new producer responsibility framework under the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016, the programs will operate under the WDTA.