Current Proposals

 
Proposed Amendments to Ontario Regulation 422/17 (General), a Minister's Regulation made under the Ontario Immigration Act, 2015
The Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade (MEDJCT) is proposing amendments to the following regulation made under the Ontario Immigration Act, 2015: Ontario Regulation 422/17 (General)
Comments Due Date:  March 2, 2020
 
Proposed changes to black bear hunting regulations  (source: Environmental Registry)
We are proposing to implement a regular spring black bear season, shorten the Bruce Peninsula black bear hunting season, and make other minor updates to black bear regulations.
Comments Due Date:  February 18, 2020
 
Proposed revisions to the Forest Manuals regulated under the Crown Forest Sustainability Act  (source: Environmental Registry)
We are proposing to revise the Forest Management Planning Manual (FMPM), Forest Information Manual (FIM), Forest Operations and Silviculture Manual (FOSM) and Scaling Manual (SM). The changes would modernize and streamline requirements, and reduce workload, time and costs in the preparation and implementation of Forest Management Plans.
Comments Due Date:  February 18, 2020
 
Proposed amendments to Regulation 334 (General) under the Environmental Assessment Act to remove regulatory duplication of forest management requirements in Ontario.  (source: Environmental Registry)
See Environmental Registry Proposal Notice (#019-0961)
Comments Due Date:  February 18, 2020
 
Proposed revisions to Ontario's Independent Forest Audit Regulation under the Crown Forest Sustainability Act  (source: Environmental Registry)
The Ministry is proposing changes to Ontario Regulation 160/04, Independent Forest Audits to provide flexibility for selecting and scheduling management units for audit.
Comments Due Date:  February 18, 2020
 
Proposal to amend Ontario Regulation 454/96 (Construction) to provide an alternative optional rules in regulation approach to repairing existing low hazard wetland dams.  (source: Environmental Registry)
We are proposing to amend Ontario Regulation 454/96 (Construction).
Comments Due Date:  February 3, 2020
 
Proposals under the Condominium Act, 1998
Proposal to proclaim into force a new section 117 of the Condominium Act, 1998 (Condo Act) and to amend two regulations under the Condo Act to: 1.Expand the scope of disputes that can be heard by the Condominium Authority Tribunal. 2. Prescribe nuisances, annoyances and disruptions that are to be prohibited on condominium properties or any assets of a condominium corporation.
Comments Due Date:  January 31, 2020
 
Individual Pension Plans and Designated Plans
We are consulting on a proposal to exempt certain individual pension plans (IPPs) and designated plans (DPs) from the Pension Benefits Act.
Comments Due Date:  January 23, 2020