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S.M. 1998, c. 45
THE STATUTE LAW AMENDMENT ACT, 1998
(Assented to June 29, 1998)
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
THE CIVIL SERVICE SUPERANNUATION ACT
Subsection 1(1) is amended by repealing the definition "normal retirement age" and substituting the following:
Subsection 60(1) is repealed and the following is substituted:
An employee shall be deemed to have retired for the purposes of this Act
(a) on December 31 of the calendar year in which the person attains 69 years of age; or
(b) on the day he or she ceases to be an employee
(i) after accumulating one year of service under this Act,
(ii) after attaining the age of 65 years but before December 31 of the calendar year in which he or she attains the age of 69 years, and
(iii) after giving notice in writing of the date upon which he or she wishes to retire to the minister of the department in which, or the head of the agency by which, he or she is employed and after mailing, postage prepaid, or delivering to the secretary of the board a copy of the notice.
THE CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT
Subsection 125(2) of The Consumer Protection Act is repealed and the following is substituted:
A seller shall not collect payment of a fee under a contract unless the fee is payable in more than one instalment and
(a) the amount of each instalment is approximately the same;
(b) the length of each time period covered by each instalment is approximately the same; and
(c) each instalment is payable on or shortly before the day a time period commences.
THE COUNCIL ON POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION ACT
Subsection 14(1) of the French version of The Council on Post-Secondary Education Act is repealed and the following is substituted:
Au présent article, « programme d'études » s'entend de tout groupe de cours à unités menant à l'obtention d'un grade, d'un diplôme ou d'un certificat décerné par une université ou un collège.
THE CREDIT UNIONS AND CAISSES POPULAIRES ACT
Subsection 58(5) of the French version is repealed and the following is substituted:
Sur ordre du registraire, la caisse populaire prend des règlements administratifs qui sont compatibles avec ses statuts ou ses règlements administratifs ou avec la présente loi et ses règlements d'application ou modifie ou abroge les règlements administratifs qui sont incompatibles avec ces textes.
Section 129 of the English version is amended by striking out "Register" and substituting "Registrar".
THE EDUCATION ADMINISTRATION ACT
Subsection 9(11) of the French version is amended
(a) in the section heading, by striking out "Ètats" and substituting "États"; and
Clause 16(1)(d) of the English version is amended by striking out "instructioinal" and substituting "instructional".
THE EMERGENCY 911 PUBLIC SAFETY ANSWERING POINT ACT
The Emergency 911 Public Safety Answering Point Act, S.M. 1997, c. 19, is amended by adding the following after section 13:
This Act may be referred to as chapter E85 of the Continuing Consolidation of the Statutes of Manitoba.
THE FATALITY INQUIRIES ACT
Clause 16(3)(a) of The Fatality Inquiries Act is amended by adding "or by a person of a class designated in writing by the chief medical examiner" after "investigator".
THE FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATION ACT
Section 31 of the English version of The Financial Administration Act is amended by striking out "Government" and substituting "Governor".
8(2) Subsection 113(1) of The Financial Administration Act is repealed and the following is substituted:
Subject to this section, this Act comes into force on April 1, 1997.
Subsection 25(3) comes into force on a day fixed by proclamation.
THE MANITOBA FOUNDATION ACT
Subsection 8(5) of The Manitoba Foundation Act is amended by striking out ", a successor is appointed or a period of three months has expired, whichever occurs first" and substituting "or a successor is appointed".
THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AND PROTECTION OF PRIVACY ACT
The following is added after subsection 101(2):
If a proclamation under subsection (2) relates to local government bodies, the proclamation may be made applicable to The City of Winnipeg at an earlier date than to other local government bodies.
THE GAMING CONTROL AND CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS ACT
Section 86 of The Gaming Control and Consequential Amendments Act, S.M. 1996, c. 74, is repealed.
THE HEALTH SERVICES ACT
Clause 4(c) of the English version is amended
(a) by striking out "medical nursing unit districts" wherever it occurs and substituting", medical nursing unit districts"; and
Subsection 54(6) is amended by striking out", as the case may be,".
THE LABOUR RELATIONS ACT
Clause 122(b) of the English version of The Labour Relations Act is amended by striking out "outweights" and substituting "outweighs".
THE PERSONAL HEALTH INFORMATION ACT
The definition "ombudsman" in subsection 1(1) of the French version of The Personal Health Information Act, C.C.S.M. c. P33.5, is amended by striking out "de la la" and substituting "de la".
THE REGIONAL WASTE MANAGEMENT AUTHORITIES ACT
Subsection 1(1) of the French version of The Regional Waste Management Authorities Act is renumbered as section 1.
THE SPECIAL OPERATING AGENCIES FINANCING AUTHORITY ACT
Section 20 of The Special Operating Agencies Financing Authority Act is amended by striking out ", at the close of a fiscal year,".
THE TEACHERS' PENSIONS ACT
The definition "normal retirement age" in subsection 1(1) is repealed and the following is substituted:
Subsection 6(3) is repealed and the following is substituted:
Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, and notwithstanding section 3 and subsection 21(9) of The Pension Benefits Act, on December 31 of the calendar year in which a teacher attains age 69, he is no longer entitled or required
(a) to make the contributions for which provision is made under section 52; or
(b) to accumulate service as a teacher for any of the purposes of this Act;
Clause 6(4)(b) is amended by striking out "70 years of age" and substituting "his age on December 31 of the calendar year in which he attains age 69".
THE WILDFIRES ACT
Clause 6(d) of the French version of The Wildfires Act is amended by striking out "Loi sur les indiens (Canada)" and substituting "Loi sur les Indiens (Canada)".
THE WILDLIFE ACT
Section 1 of the French version is amended by striking out "« ferme d'élevage de gibier » Le lieu où le gibier de quelque espèce ou type est gardé ou élevé en captivité, à une fin quelconque. ("wildlife farm")" and substituting the following:
Clause 90(hh) of the French version is amended by striking out "des fermes d'élevage de gibier" and substituting "des exploitations fauniques".
COMING INTO FORCE
This Act, except sections 1, 6 and 9, subsection 8(2), subsection 10(2) and section 17, comes into force the day it receives royal assent.
Sections 1 and 17 are retroactive and are deemed to have come into force on January 1, 1997.
Section 6 comes into force on the proclamation of The Emergency 911 Public Safety Answering Point Act, S.M. 1997, c. 19.
Coming into force: subsection 8(2)
20(4) Subsection 8(2) is retroactive and is deemed to have come into force on April 1, 1997.
Section 9 comes into force on June 1, 1998 and in the event that this Act receives royal assent after that date, is retroactive and is deemed to have come into force on June 1, 1998.
Subsection 10(2) comes into force on May 4, 1998 and in the event that this Act receives royal assent after that date, is retroactive and is deemed to have come into force on May 4, 1998.