BILL NO. 37
1st Session, 64th General Assembly
70 Elizabeth II, 2021
Fair Registration Practices Act
The Honourable Jill Balser
Minister of Labour, Skills and Immigration
First Reading: October 21, 2021
Second Reading: October 22, 2021
Third Reading: October 29, 2021 (LINK TO BILL AS PASSED)
Clause 1 updates the definition of "Minister".
Clause 2 requires a regulating body to submit statistical data and other information to the Review Officer upon the Review Officer's request.
1 Clause 2(c) of Chapter 38 of the Acts of 2008, the Fair Registration Practices Act, as amended by Chapter 14 of the Acts of 2014, is further amended by striking out "Labour and Advanced Education" in the first and second lines and substituting "Labour, Skills and Immigration".
2 Section 15 of Chapter 38, as amended by Chapter 14 of the Acts of 2014, is further amended by adding immediately after subsection (3) the following subsections:
- (4) Upon a request by the Review Officer, a regulating body shall submit statistical data and other internal review and registration decision information which the Review Officer may include in the annual report under subsection (1).
3 (1) Subsection 16(3) of Chapter 38 is amended by
- (b) the criteria used to assess whether the requirements for registration have been met;
- (12) Where the Review Officer, based on an assessment of the information provided in a report required under subsection (2), makes a finding that the registration practices of the regulating body are non-compliant with this Act or the regulations, the regulating body shall demonstrate compliance in the manner prescribed by the Review Officer within one year of the finding of non-compliance, unless the Review Officer extends the one-year deadline.
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