Transfer Agreements under s. 80.1 of the Pension Benefits Act (PBA)
This posting outlines the intended content of the regulations that are required for section 80.1 to come into effect, which will allow certain public sector plans to negotiate agreements to give eligible employees an opportunity to consolidate their pension benefits in relation to past government-initiated restructurings.
Ontario Source Testing Code (version #3)
MOE is reviewing all of its statutes, regulations and policy instruments to reduce unnecessary and obsolete requirements, and to update and modernize policy documents.
Renewable Energy Approval (REA) Fees & Refunds
The purpose of this information notice is to ensure that industry and the public are made aware of the Renewable Energy Approval (REA) fees before they take effect on March 15, 2011. The Ministry has the ability to charge fees for REAs under the Environmental Protection Act. These fees will be established through a Minister's Order
Amendments to the Municipal Engineers Association Municipal Class Environmental Assessment
The proposed amendments to the Municipal Engineers Association (MEA) Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) are not prescribed by Ontario Regulation 681/94 under the Environmental Bill of Rights, 1993 as a classified proposal for purposes as prescribed under that Act. Therefore, the Ministry of the Environment (MOE) was not required to post the proposal on the Environmental Registry.
Consolidation of Accident Report Requirements under the OHSA
Proposal to consolidate the accident, incident and occupational illness report and notice requirements, prescribed for the purposes of Part VII of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA), currently found in seven separate regulations covering different industries/operations (the “Report and Notice Requirements”) into one regulation.