Proposed Registration Regulation made under the Kinesiology Act, 2007
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Kinesiology Act, 2007
Summary of Decision:
The above mentioned regulation was filed on December 14, 2012. The regulation was filed as O. Reg. 401/12. The regulation was published on e-laws on December 18, 2012 and published in the Ontario Gazette on December 29, 2012.
September 16, 2011
Summary of Proposal:
Under the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA) and the Kinesiology Act, 2007, the transitional Council of the College of Kinesiologists of Ontario is, among other things, responsible for making regulations respecting the future self-regulating profession of kinesiology in Ontario.
Under these Acts, the transitional Council may make regulations on a variety of subject matters, including registration, subject to the prior review of the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care and the approval of the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
The regulation sets entry-to-practice requirements for kinesiology in Ontario and introduces labour mobility accommodations that will facilitate the registration of kinesiologists in Ontario who are registered in other Canadian jurisdictions. At this time, Ontario is the only jurisdiction in Canada regulating the profession of kinesiology.
The regulation establishes:
a) Two classes of registration;
b) Specific requirements for each class of registration;
c) Rrequirements common to all classes of registration;
d) Reporting requirements;
e) Terms, limits and conditions for all classes of registration;
f) Titles for members;
g) Revocation and suspension provisions;
h) Reinstatement provisions;
i) Requirements for members to carry professional liability insurance;
j) Specific grandparenting provisions; and
k) Labour mobility.
Brenda Kritzer, Registrar
Address: 163 Queen St. East, 4th Floor, Toronto, ON M5A 1S1
December 14, 2012