ARCHIVED — Vol. 146, No. 39 — September 29, 2012

Warning This Web page has been archived on the Web.

Archived Content

Information identified as archived is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please contact us to request a format other than those available.

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT

CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT, 1999

Order 2012-66-08-01 Amending the Non-domestic Substances List

The Minister of the Environment, pursuant to subsections 66(2) and 87(2) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (see footnote a), makes the annexed Order 2012-66-08-01 Amending the Non-domestic Substances List.

Gatineau, September 19, 2012

PETER KENT
Minister of the Environment

ORDER 2012-66-08-01 AMENDING THE NON-DOMESTIC SUBSTANCES LIST

AMENDMENT

1. Part Ⅱ of the Non-domestic Substances List (see footnote 1) is amended by adding the following in numerical order:

18304-7

Fatty acids, reaction products with alkanolamine and alkyloxide

Acides gras, produits de réaction avec une alcanolamine et un oxyde d’alkyle

COMING INTO FORCE

2. This Order comes into force on the day on which Order 2012-87-08-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List comes into force.

[39-1-o]

DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT

CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT, 1999

Order 2012-87-08-02 Amending the Non-domestic Substances List

Whereas, pursuant to subsections 87(1) and (5) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (see footnote b), the Minister of the Environment has added the substances referred to in the annexed Order to the Domestic Substances List (see footnote c);

Therefore, the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to subsections 87(1) and (5) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (see footnote d), makes the annexed Order 2012-87-08-02 Amending the Non-domestic Substances List.

Gatineau, September 19, 2012

PETER KENT
Minister of the Environment

ORDER 2012-87-08-02 AMENDING THE NON-DOMESTIC SUBSTANCES LIST

AMENDMENTS

1. Part Ⅰ of the Non-domestic Substances List (see footnote 2) is amended by deleting the following:

30396-50-0

32505-24-1

71549-84-3

2. Part Ⅱ of the List is amended by deleting the following:

11216-2

Copolymer of 1-propanesulfonic acid, 2-methyl-2-[(1-oxo-2-propenyl)amino]-monosodium salt and substituted(vinylheteromonocycle)

Sel monosodique de l’acide 2-méthyl-2-[(1-oxoprop-2-ényl)amino]propane-1-sulfonique copolymérisé avec un vinylhétéromonocycle substitué

COMING INTO FORCE

3. This Order comes into force on the day on which Order 2012-87-08-01 Amending the Domestic Substances List comes into force.

[39-1-o]

DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT

CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT, 1999

Significant New Activity Notice No. 16578

Significant New Activity Notice

(Section 85 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

Whereas the Minister of the Environment and the Minister of Health have assessed information in respect of the substance fatty acids, reaction products with alkanolamine and alkyloxide under section 83 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999;

Whereas the substance is not specified on the Domestic Substances List;

And whereas the ministers suspect that a significant new activity in relation to the substance may result in the substance becoming toxic within the meaning of section 64 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999,

Therefore, the Minister of the Environment indicates, pursuant to section 85 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, that subsection 81(4) of that Act applies to the substance in accordance with the Annex.

PETER KENT
Minister of the Environment

ANNEX

Information Requirements

(Section 85 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999)

  1. In relation to the substance fatty acids, reaction products with alkanolamine and alkyloxide, a significant new activity is
    • (a) the use of the substance in Canada, in a quantity greater than 100 kilograms per calendar year, in a personal care product or in a non-industrial and non-commercial cleaning product or lubricant product; or

    • (b) any other use of the substance in Canada, in a quantity greater than 50 000 kilograms per calendar year, other than as a fuel additive or industrial lubricant; or

    • (c) the manufacture of the substance in Canada, in a quantity greater than 50 000 kilograms per calendar year.
  2. The following information must be provided to the Minister at least 90 days before the commencement of each proposed significant new activity:
    • (a) a description of the proposed significant new activity in relation to the substance;

    • (b) the information specified in Schedule 4 to the New Substances Notification Regulations (Chemicals and Polymers);

    • (c) the information specified in items 8 and 10 of Schedule 5 to those Regulations;

    • (d) the anticipated annual quantity of the substance to be used in relation to the significant new activity;

    • (e) the identification of every other government agency, either outside or within Canada, that the person proposing the significant new activity has notified of the use of the substance and, if known, the agency’s file number, the outcome of the assessment and, if any, the risk management actions in relation to the substance imposed by the agency;

    • (f) if known, the three sites in Canada where the greatest quantity of the substance, in relation to the significant new activity, is anticipated to be used or processed and the estimated quantity by site;

    • (g) all other information or test data in respect of the substance that are in the possession of the person proposing the significant new activity, or to which they have access, and that are relevant to determining whether the substance is toxic or capable of becoming toxic;

    • (h) for the significant new activity described in paragraph 1(a), the identity and concentration of each component in the product;

    • (i) for the significant new activity described in paragraph 1(b) or (c), which results in a release of the substance to the aquatic environment in a quantity exceeding 3 kilograms per day, per site, averaged monthly and after wastewater treatment, the information specified in paragraph 7(2)(a) to those Regulations;

    • (j) for the significant new activity described in paragraph 1(b) or (c), the information specified in paragraph 7(3)(b) to those Regulations; and

    • (k) for the significant new activity described in paragraph 1(c),
      • (i) a brief description of the manufacturing process that details the reactants used to produce the substance, reaction stoichiometry, nature (batch or continuous) and scale of the process,
      • (ii) a flow diagram of the manufacturing process that includes features such as process tanks, holding tanks and distillation towers, and

      • (iii) a brief description of the major steps in manufacturing operations, the chemical conversions, the points of entry of all the reactants and the points of release of the substance, and the processes to eliminate environmental release.
  3. The above information will be assessed within 90 days after the day on which it is received by the Minister.

EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This explanatory note is not part of the Significant New Activity Notice.)

A Significant New Activity Notice is a legal instrument issued by the Minister of the Environment pursuant to section 85 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999. The Significant New Activity Notice sets out the appropriate information that must be provided to the Minister for assessment prior to the commencement of a new activity as described in the Notice.

Substances that are not listed on the Domestic Substances List can be manufactured or imported only by the person who has met the requirements set out in section 81 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999. Under section 86 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, in circumstances where a Significant New Activity Notice is issued for a new substance, it is the responsibility of every person who transfers the physical possession or control of the substance to notify all persons to whom the possession or control is transferred of the obligation to comply with the Significant New Activity Notice and of the obligation to notify the Minister of the Environment of any new activity and all other information as described in the Notice. It is the responsibility of the users of the substance to be aware of and comply with the Significant New Activity Notice and to submit a Significant New Activity notification to the Minister prior to the commencement of a significant new activity associated with the substance. However, as mentioned in subsection 81(6) of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, a Significant New Activity notification is not required when the proposed new activity is regulated under an act or regulations listed on Schedule 2 to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999.

A Significant New Activity Notice does not constitute an endorsement from Environment Canada or the Government of Canada of the substance to which it relates, or an exemption from any other laws or regulations that are in force in Canada and that may apply to this substance or activities involving the substance.

[39-1-o]

DEPARTMENT OF INDIAN AFFAIRS AND NORTHERN DEVELOPMENT

CANADA PETROLEUM RESOURCES ACT

Results of the 2011-2012 Call for Bids: Beaufort Sea and Mackenzie Delta

The Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development hereby gives notice pursuant to subsection 15(2) of the Canada Petroleum Resources Act, R.S. 1985, c. 36, 2nd supplement, of the bids which have been selected in response to the 2011-2012 Beaufort Sea and Mackenzie Delta Call for Bids. Winning bidders who submit work deposits representing 25% of their work proposal bid will be eligible to receive an exploration licence.

A summary of the terms and conditions applicable to the call was published in the Canada Gazette, Part Ⅰ, of on April 28, 2012. The call closed on September 6, 2012.

In accordance with the requirements set out in the 2011-2012 Beaufort Sea and Mackenzie Delta Call for Bids, the following bids have been selected:

Beaufort Sea and Mackenzie Delta

Parcel BSMD2012-01
(134 142 hectares more or less)

Work proposal bid: $1,251,088.00

Work deposit: $ 312,772.00

Issuance fee: $ 1,750.00

Bidder: Franklin Petroleum Limited - 100%

Designated representative: Franklin Petroleum Limited

Parcel BSMD2012-02
(93 483 hectares more or less)

Work proposal bid: $1,251,088.00

Work deposit: $ 312,772.00

Issuance fee: $ 1,500.00

Bidder: Franklin Petroleum Limited - 100%

Designated representative: Franklin Petroleum Limited

Parcel BSMD2012-03
(99 324 hectares more or less)

Work proposal bid: $1,251,088.00

Work deposit: $ 312,772.00

Issuance fee: $ 1,750.00

Bidder: Franklin Petroleum Limited - 100%

Designated representative: Franklin Petroleum Limited

Parcel BSMD2012-04
(201 101 hectares more or less)

Work proposal bid: $1,251,088.00

Work deposit: $ 312,772.00

Issuance fee: $ 2,500.00

Bidder: Franklin Petroleum Limited - 100%

Designated representative: Franklin Petroleum Limited

Parcel BSMD2012-05
(187 200 hectares more or less)

Work proposal bid: $1,251,088.00

Work deposit: $ 312,772.00

Issuance fee: $ 1,500.00

Bidder: Franklin Petroleum Limited - 100%

Designated representative: Franklin Petroleum Limited

Parcel BSMD2012-06
(190 650 hectares more or less)

Work proposal bid: $1,251,088.00

Work deposit: $ 312,772.00

Issuance fee: $ 1,500.00

Bidder: Franklin Petroleum Limited - 100%

Designated representative: Franklin Petroleum Limited

September 29, 2012

JOHN DUNCAN, P.C., M.P.
Minister of Indian Affairs and
Northern Development

[39-1-o]

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR GENERAL

Appointments

Name and position

Order in Council

Boehm, Peter

2012-1076

Associate Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

 

Cossette, Gérald

2012-1075

Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada

 

Director

 

Government of Manitoba

2012-1074

Administrators

 

Joyal, The Hon.

 

October 2 to 5 and October 17 and 18, 2012

 

Monnin, The Hon.

 

September 18 to 21, September 25 and 26, and October 22 to 26, 2012

 

Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

2012-1073

Administrators

 

Orsborn, The Hon.

 

September 28 and October 3 to 9, 2012

 

Wells, The Hon.

 

September 20 and 21, 2012

 

Welsh, The Hon.

 

September 18 and 19 and September 29 and 30, 2012

 

Government of Ontario

2012-1072

Administrators

 

Hoy, The Hon.

 

November 7 to 9, 2012

 

Sharpe, The Hon.

 

September 17 to 21 and October 22 to November 6, 2012

 

Smith, The Hon.

 

October 1 to 5 and October 16 to 18, 2012

 

September 21, 2012

DIANE BÉLANGER
Official Documents Registrar

[39-1-o]

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR GENERAL

Appointments

Name and position

Instrument of Advice dated September 13, 2012

Queen’s Privy Council for Canada

Members

Cannan, Ronald

Lake, Mike

Instrument of Advice dated September 14, 2012

Mulcair, Thomas J.

Queen’s Privy Council for Canada

Member

September 21, 2012

DIANE BÉLANGER
Official Documents Registrar

[39-1-o]

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY

CANADA CORPORATIONS ACT

Application for surrender of charter

Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the provisions of subsection 32(2) of the Canada Corporations Act, an application for surrender of charter was received from

File No.

Name of Company

Received

032305-5

BECHTEL FOUNDATION OF CANADA

23/08/2012

September 28, 2012

MARCIE GIROUARD
Director
For the Minister of Industry

[39-1-o]

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY

CANADA CORPORATIONS ACT

Supplementary letters patent

Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the provisions of the Canada Corporations Act, supplementary letters patent have been issued to

File No.

Name of Company

Date of S.L.P.

767256-0

A Love of Tennis Inc.
Pour L’Amour de Tennis

01/08/2012

366360-4

CANADA’S WALK OF FAME -
ALLÉE DES CÉLÉBRITÉS CANADIENNES

07/09/2012

444772-7

GIVE A BETTER LIFE FOUNDATION

22/08/2012

763347-5

PARENTS FOR A STRONG GENERATION

15/08/2012

440908-6

THE AMADEUS STEEN FOUNDATION INC.

15/08/2012

044286-1

THE GIDEONS INTERNATIONAL IN CANADA

25/07/2012

797603-8

UN ET UN FONT MILLE

07/08/2012

September 28, 2012

MARCIE GIROUARD
Director
For the Minister of Industry

[39-1-o]

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY

CANADA CORPORATIONS ACT

Supplementary letters patent — Name change

Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the provisions of the Canada Corporations Act, supplementary letters patent have been issued to

File No.

Old Company Name

New Company Name

Date of S.L.P.

443063-8

CANADIAN CENTRE FOR POLICY STUDIES

Arthur Meighen Institute
for Public Affairs

03/08/2012

313091-6

Canadian Signassure Users

Keal System Users

30/03/2012

193909-2

ORDRE CANADIEN DES PRATICIENS DE NATUROPATHIE ET DE NATUROTHERAPIE INC.
CANADIAN ORDER OF PRACTITIONERS OF NATUROPATHY AND NATUROTHERAPY INC.

Ordre canadien des professionnels de naturopathie
Canadian Order of Professionals in Naturopathy

15/08/2012

438872-1

SMART COMMUTE MISSISSAUGA

SustainMobility

18/06/2012

September 28, 2012

MARCIE GIROUARD
Director
For the Minister of Industry

[39-1-o]

NOTICE OF VACANCY

STANDARDS COUNCIL OF CANADA

Chairperson and Member (part-time position)

Established in 1970, the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) is a federal Crown corporation with a mission to oversee and facilitate the development and use of national and international standards and accreditation services for the purpose of enhancing Canada’s competitiveness and social well-being.

Located in Ottawa, the SCC has a 13-member governing Council and a staff of approximately 90. The organization reports to Parliament through the Minister of Industry and oversees Canada’s National Standards System. As the leader of Canada’s standardization network, the SCC promotes the participation of Canadians in voluntary standards activities; promotes public-private sector cooperation in relation to voluntary standardization in Canada; coordinates and oversees the efforts of the persons and organizations involved in the National Standards System; fosters quality, performance and technological innovation in Canadian goods and services through standards-related activities; and develops standards-related strategies and long-term objectives.

The Chairperson is responsible for the proper conduct of Board meetings to ensure that the SCC carries out its mandate and objectives effectively. He/she provides leadership and ensures that the Board operates in an effective and constructive manner and holds management accountable for its performance.

The successful candidate should possess a degree from a recognized university in a relevant field of study or an acceptable combination of education, job-related training and/or experience. He/she will possess experience in the executive direction of a private or public organization including the management of human and financial resources and experience in the development of strategic and corporate plans. The preferred candidate will have experience in dealing with senior government officials and stakeholders in addition to significant board experience, including chairing board meetings, and working effectively with senior management. Experience in international relations and/or working with international organizations and experience in the standards field and dealing with complex standards policy issues are also required.

The qualified candidate will be familiar with global trends and have general knowledge of the Standards Council of Canada’s mandate and activities, in addition to general knowledge of the Standards Council of Canada Act. The suitable candidate will possess knowledge of the role and responsibilities of the Chairperson and Board of Directors, in addition to financial literacy, and knowledge of corporate governance and risk management.

The chosen candidate will have the ability to anticipate emerging issues and develop strategies to enable the Board to seize opportunities or solve problems as well as the ability to assess management recommendations and provide direction and guidance to senior management. The qualified candidate must possess the ability to foster debate and discussions among Board members, facilitate consensus and manage conflicts, should they arise. The Chairperson must be able to develop and maintain effective working relationships with management, the Minister and his/her office, the Deputy Minister and the Standards Council of Canada’s partners and stakeholders. Superior communication skills, both written and oral, are required, as is the ability to act as the spokesperson when dealing with stakeholders, media, public institutions, governments and other organizations.

The successful candidate must be a person of sound judgement and integrity, and must adhere to high ethical standards. He/she must be a consensus-builder and negotiator and an analytical and strategic thinker, with demonstrated decision-making skills. The chosen candidate will be recognized by his/her peers as a strategic leader in his/her field and will be respected for his/her discretion and trustworthiness.

Proficiency in both official languages would be preferred.

The Government is committed to ensuring that its appointments are representative of Canada’s regions and official languages, as well as of women, Aboriginal peoples, disabled persons and visible minorities.

The preferred candidate must comply with the Ethical and Political Activity Guidelines for Public Office Holders. The guidelines are available on the Governor in Council Appointments Web site, under “Reference Material,” at www.appointments-nominations.gc.ca.

The selected candidate will be subject to the Conflict of Interest Act. For more information, please visit the Office of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner’s Web site at http://ciec-ccie.gc.ca.

This notice has been placed in the Canada Gazette to assist the Governor in Council in identifying qualified candidates for this position. It is not, however, intended to be the sole means of recruitment.

Further details about the organization and its activities can be found on its Web site at www.scc.ca/en.

Interested candidates should forward their curriculum vitae by October 29, 2012, to the Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet (Senior Personnel), Privy Council Office, 59 Sparks Street, 1st Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A3, 613-957-5006 (fax), GICA-NGEC@ pco-bcp.gc.ca (email).

English and French notices of vacancies will be produced in an alternative format (audio cassette, diskette, Braille, large print, etc.) upon request. For further information, please contact Publishing and Depository Services, Public Works and Government Services Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0S5, 613-941-5995 or 1-800-635-7943.

[39-1-o]

OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT OF FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

ASSESSMENT OF PENSION PLANS REGULATIONS

Basic rate

Notice is hereby given, in accordance with section 5 of the Assessment ofPension Plans Regulations, that the Superintendent of Financial Institutions sets the basic rate, established pursuant to section 4 of the said Regulations, at $10.00 for the Office year beginning on April 1, 2013. In accordance with subsection 2(2) of the said Regulations, this rate applies to plans with a year-end between October 1, 2012, and September 30, 2013, and for newly established plans filing for registration on or after April 1, 2013.

September 7, 2012

MARK ZELMER
Assistant Superintendent

[39-1-o]

Footnote a
S.C. 1999, c. 33

Footnote b
S.C. 1999, c. 33

Footnote c
SOR/94-311

Footnote d
S.C. 1999, c. 33

Footnote 1
Supplement, Canada Gazette, Part Ⅰ, January 31, 1998

Footnote 2
Supplement, Canada Gazette, Part Ⅰ, January 31, 1998