Revoking regulations under the repealed Climate Change Mitigation and Low-carbon Economy Act, 2016
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Climate Change Mitigation and Low-carbon Economy Act
Summary of Decision:
The Climate Change Mitigation and Low-carbon Economy Act, 2016 (CCMLEA) was repealed when The Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018, was enacted and proclaimed into force on November 14, 2018.
The ministry has made the decision to file a regulation that revokes the following remaining regulations under the repealed CCMLEA:
• O. Reg 386/18, Prohibition Against the Purchase, Sale and Other Dealings with Emission Allowances and Credits
• O. Reg 540/17, Administrative Penalties
• O. Reg 539/17, Ontario Offset Credits
• O. Reg. 451/17, Service of Documents
This regulation is predominantly administrative in nature as it simply revokes the regulations made under an act that is no longer in force and effect.
Analysis of Regulatory Impact:
The regulation does not have an effect on business and is predominantly administrative in nature as it revokes the regulations under an act that is no longer in force and effect.
Summary of Proposal:
The remaining regulations under the CCMLEA have been revoked as a result of the repeal of this Act.
Cap and Trade
Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks
Climate Change Directorate
Cap and Trade Branch
Cap and Trade Program
40 St Clair Avenue West
Phone: (888) 217-3326
November 14, 2018