Library News

Saskatoon Library - As part of the Saskatoon Court House renovations, the Law Society Library in Saskatoon is temporarily closed. During the closure, Law Society members will have borrowing privileges at the University of Saskatchewan Law Library. Members are required to bring their Law Society member card for identification purposes.  Please see the Saskatoon Branch Temporary Closure Information Sheet for more information on borrowing privileges at the University of Saskatchewan Law Library.

Moose Jaw LibraryDue to damage at the Moose Jaw Court of Queen’s Bench Court House, the Moose Jaw Law Society Library is temporarily closed. If you require materials or assistance, please contact the Regina Library at 306-569-8020, 1-877-989-4999 or by email at reference@lawsociety.sk.ca.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Melanie Hodges Neufeld, Director of Legal Resources, at 569-8020 or melanie@lawsociety.sk.ca.

May 27, 2015

The Environmental Management and Protection Act, 2010, S.S. 2010, c. E-10.22, is proclaimed into force June 1, 2015.

May 26, 2015

The following regulations were published in The Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, Vol. 111 No. 21, May 22, 2015:

  • C-7.31 Reg 1 The Child Care Regulations, 2015
  • C-7.31 Régl 1 Règlement de 2015 sur les garderies d’enfants
  • SR 50/2015 The Railway Line (Short Line) Financial Assistance Amendment Regulations, 2015


May 22, 2015

The following regulations were published in The Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, Vol. 111 No. 20, May 15, 2015:

  • SR 44/2015 The Automobile Accident Insurance (General) Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 45/2015 The Driver Licensing and Suspension Amendment Regulations, 2015 (No. 2)
  • SR 46/2015 The Public Service Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 47/2015 The Mental Health Services Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 48/2015 The 2013 Farm and Ranch Water Infrastructure Program Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 49/2015 The Wildlife Habitat and Ecological Lands Designation Amendment Regulations, 2015 (No. 3)


May 19, 2015

The Saskatchewan Information and Privacy Commissioner has released:


May 13, 2015

The following sections of the Economic Action Plan 2013 Act, No. 1, S.C. 2013, c. 33, are proclaimed into force:

  • Sections 137, 146 to 148 and 150 – on the 30th day after the day on which this Order is published in the Canada Gazette, Part II (P.C. 2015-303)
  • Sections 138 to 141 and 142(1) – on March 12, 2015 (P.C. 2015-304)


The following sections of the Economic Action Plan 2013 Act, No. 2, S.C. 2013, c. 40, are proclaimed into force:

  • Sections 277 – on October 9, 2014 (P.C. 2014-1021)
  • Sections 365 to 466 – on November 1, 2014 (P.C. 2014-1107)
  • Sections 290 to 292 – on January 1, 2015 (P.C. 2014-1241)
  • Sections 261 and 268 – on February 1, 2015 (P.C. 2015-75)


The following sections of the Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1, S.C. 2014, c. 20, are proclaimed into force:

  • Sections 242 to 248 and 250 - on October 12, 2014 (P.C. 2014-973)
  • Division 29 of Part 6 except s. 471 to 481 which came into force on assent – on November 1, 2014 (P.C. 2014-1106)
  • Sections 300 and 301 – on January 1, 2015 (P.C. 2014-1241)
  • Division 30 of Part 6 – on January 2, 2015 (P.C. 2014-1242)
  • Sections 110 to 138, 146 to 159 – on the day on which this Order is published in the Canada Gazette, Part II (P.C. 2015-34)
  • Sections 139 to 145 – on the day on which this Order is published in the Canada Gazette, Part II (P.C. 2015-35)
  • Sections 130, 133 and 135 – This Order comes into force on the first day on which both sections 114 and 115 are in force, but if it is registered after that day, it comes into force on the day on which it is registered. The day for the purposes of sections 130, 133 and 135 is fixed as June 1, 2017 (P.C. 2015-36)
  • Sections 131, 132, 134, 136 and 137 – This Order comes into force on the first day on which both sections 114 and 115 are in force, but if it is registered after that day, it comes into force on the day on which it is registered. The day for the purposes of sections 131, 132, 134, 136 and 137 is fixed as June 1, 2018 (P.C. 2015-37)
  • Sections 143 – This Order comes into force on the first day on which both sections 111, 139 and 140 are in force, but if it is registered after that day, it comes into force on the day on which it is registered. The day for the purposes of sections 143 is fixed as December 1, 2018 (P.C. 2015-38)
  • Sections 144 – This Order comes into force on the first day on which both sections 111, 139 and 140 are in force, but if it is registered after that day, it comes into force on the day on which it is registered. The day for the purposes of sections 143 is fixed as June 1, 2019 (P.C. 2015-39)


The following sections of the Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2, S.C. 2014, c. 39, are proclaimed into force:

  • Division 20 of Part 4 – on February 5, 2015 (P.C. 2015-188)
  • Sections 269, 278 to 291 and 298 to 302 – on January 15, 2017 (P.C. 2015-441)


Sections 1804 and 1820(6) of the Jobs and Economic Growth Act, S.C. 2010, c. 12, are proclaimed into force April 1, 2015 (P.C. 2015-302).

The following sections of the Jobs and Growth Act, 2012, S.C. 2012, c. 31, are proclaimed into force:

  • Sections 195 and 196 – on October 9, 2014 (P.C. 2014-1020)
  • Sections 220 to 222 – on March 16, 2015 (P.C. 2014-1450)
  • Sections 264 and 266 – on the day on which this Order is published in the Canada Gazette, Part II (P.C. 2015-442)

 

Sections 7, 11(1), 12(1), 13 to 16, 18 to 36, 38 and 56 of the Human Pathogens and Toxins Act, S.C. 2009, c. 24, are proclaimed into force December 1, 2015 (P.C. 2015-201).

Sections 183, 192(1), 195, 196(3) of the Sustaining Canada’s Economic Recovery Act, S.C. 2010, c. 25, are proclaimed into force April 1, 2015 (P.C. 2015-302).

The Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act, S.C. 2014, c. 27, is proclaimed into force March 16, 2015 (P.C. 2015-305).

The Succession to the Throne Act, 2013, S.C. 2013, c. 6, is proclaimed into force March 26, 2015 (P.C. 2015-338).

The Tackling Contraband Tobacco Act, S.C. 2014, c. 23, is proclaimed into force April 10, 2015 (P.C. 2015-339).

The First Nations Elections Act, S.C. 2014, c. 5, is proclaimed into force April 2, 2015 (P.C. 2015-400).

Sections 2 to 51, 52, 53(2), 54 to 61, 62 to 72, 73 to 83, 84 to 98, 99 to 112, 113 to 119, 120(1), 120(3), 120(4), 121 to 123, 124(2) to 124(8), 125, 126, 127(1), 128(1), 128(2), 128(4) to 128(6), 128(8), 129, 131, 132(1), 132(2), 133(1), 134 to 138, 141 to 147, 149 to 152 and 153 of the Agriculture Growth Act, S.C. 2015, c. 2, are proclaimed into force February 27, 2015 (P.C. 2015-231).


May 12, 2015

The following regulations were published in The Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, Vol. 111 No. 19, May 8, 2015:

  • SR 36/2015 The Auctioneers Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 37/2015 The Cemeteries Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 38/2015 The Charitable Fund-raising Businesses Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 39/2015 The Credit Reporting Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 40/2015 The Direct Sellers Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 41/2015 The Pension Benefits Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 42/2015 The Public Safety Answering Point Amendment Regulations, 2015
  • SR 43/2015 The Securities Commission (Adoption of National Instruments) Amendment Regulations, 2015 (No. 3)