Current Proposals

 
Ontario's Sustainable Bait Management Strategy  (source: Environmental Registry)
The Ministry is proposing to modernize Ontario's bait management approach to protect Ontario's vibrant fisheries and the industries that rely on them while maintaining flexibility for industry and anglers.
Comments Due Date:  November 14, 2020
 
Business Law Modernization and Burden Reduction Council Recommendations to Amend Ontario's Business Law Statutes
The Business Law Modernization and Burden Reduction Council (the Council), a short-term advisory body established by the Ontario government, has put forward several recommendations to modernize Ontario's business law statutes. The Ministry of Government and Consumer Services is seeking public feedback on the recommendations put forward by the Council.
Comments Due Date:  November 26, 2019
 
Transforming and modernizing the delivery of Ontario's Building Code services  (source: Environmental Registry)
The government is proposing an administrative authority to transform the delivery of a suite of new and enhanced services to support the Building sector. Transformation will help streamline customer service and approval processes, promote a consistent approach to using the Building Code, and promote public safety for all people across Ontario.
Comments Due Date:  November 25, 2019
 
New regulation for vehicle emissions  (source: Environmental Registry)
A new regulation is being proposed that will clarify and strengthen on-road vehicle emissions requirements and will set out rules around the testing of emissions from heavy diesel commercial motor vehicles.
Comments Due Date:  November 23, 2019
 
Amendment to R.R.O. 1990, Regulation 396 (Broiler Hatching Eggs and Chicks-Marketing) under the Farm Products Marketing Act.
At the request of the Ontario Broiler Hatching Egg and Chick Commission, the Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission is proposing an amendment under R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 396: Broiler Hatching Eggs and Chicks- Marketing to establish an industry advisory committee.
Comments Due Date:  November 23, 2019
 
Initiation of Psychotherapy by Registered Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses
The College of Nurses of Ontario is proposing regulatory amendments to enable Registered Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses to initiate the controlled act of psychotherapy.
Comments Due Date:  November 17, 2019
 
Registered Nurse (RN) Prescribing: Proposed regulatory amendments to Ontario Regulation 275/94 (General), Part III (Controlled Acts) and Part V (Delegation) under the Nursing Act, 1991
The College of Nurses of Ontario is proposing regulatory amendments to allow RNs to prescribe individual drugs and drug categories for certain non-complex conditions and to communicate a diagnosis for the purposes of prescribing in non-hospital settings.
Comments Due Date:  November 17, 2019
 
Proposed changes to Ontario's Financial Protection Programs
As part of a broader effort to update and ensure the sustainability of the financial protection programs for the grains and livestock sectors, the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs is seeking input on proposals for possible changes to the programs, which govern the buying and selling of beef cattle and grains and oilseeds in Ontario.
Comments Due Date:  November 14, 2019
 
Reducing Burden Under the Insurance Act and Its Regulations: Proposed amendments to revoke outdated Statutory Accident Benefit Schedules, repeal the sections of the Act that provide for them and remove outdated references to "Schedule C".
Please find the description attached.
Comments Due Date:  November 12, 2019
 
Proposed Extension of Municipal GO Transit Development Charge By-Laws
Extend the expiry date of that enables the municipalities of Toronto, Hamilton and the Regions of Durham, Halton, Peel and York to impose municipal development charge by-laws for GO Transit's growth capital costs enabled by this Regulation for another three years, until December 31, 2022.
Comments Due Date:  November 12, 2019
 
Amendments to regulations made under the Insurance Act and the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act regarding the delivery and electronic format of certain records and other documents.
Amendments to regulations made under the Insurance Act and the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act are proposed to reflect the amendments included in the Protecting What Matters Most Act (Budget Measures), 2019 relating to the delivery and electronic format of certain records and other documents. Amendments are also proposed to regulations under the Insurance Act to remove references to "fax" or "facsimile".
Comments Due Date:  November 12, 2019
 
Proposed Extension of Municipal Contributions Allocation Formula
Extend the expiry date of the apportionment formula in this Regulation for another three years, until December 31, 2022.
Comments Due Date:  November 12, 2019
 
Regulation 461/96 (Court Proceedings For Automobile Accidents That Occur On Or After November 1, 1996) - Consequential Amendments to Vicarious Liability Limit.
The Ministry of Finance is seeking public input on proposed amendments to Regulation 461/96 (Court Proceedings For Automobile Accidents That Occur On Or After November 1, 1996) made under the Insurance Act. Proposed consequential amendments would align with June 2019 Insurance Act amendments.
Comments Due Date:  November 4, 2019
 
Display Screens and Hand-Held Devices - Exemption Review
The Ministry of Transportation is proposing to make permanent the 3-year time limited exemption for two-way radios, and grant Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) officers a permanent hand-held communications device and display screen exemption under Ontario's Distracted Driving Law.
Comments Due Date:  November 4, 2019
 
Modernization of the Film Classification Act, 2005.
Proposed Amendments to the Film Classification Act, 2005 and its regulation.
Comments Due Date:  October 28, 2019