Draft Legislative Proposals Regarding Time Limits and Other Periods in Circumstances Due to COVID-19

Short Title

Marginal note:Short title

 This Act may be cited as the Time Limits and Other Periods Act (COVID-19).

Interpretation and Application

Marginal note:Definition of period

 In this Act, period includes the time during which a licence, permit or other authorization is valid.

Marginal note:Effect of suspension or extension

 If a time limit is suspended or extended or a period is extended under this Act, then, during the period that the suspension or extension is in effect, every reference in any Act of Parliament or its regulations to that time limit or period is to be read as a reference to the time limit or period as it is suspended or extended.

Marginal note:Non-application — offences

 This Act does not apply in respect of a time limit or any other period related to the investigation of an offence or a proceeding respecting an offence.

Purpose

Marginal note:Purpose

Time Limits Related to Proceedings

Marginal note:Suspensions

Other Time Limits and Periods

Marginal note:Ministerial orders — Acts and regulations

General

Marginal note:Statutory Instruments Act

 The Statutory Instruments Act does not apply to an order made under subsection 6(1), (3) or (4) or 7(1) or (2).

Marginal note:Sunset provision

 A power conferred on the Governor in Council or a minister under this Act is not to be exercised after September 30, 2020.

Transparency and Parliamentary Oversight

Marginal note:Publication on website

Marginal note:Tabling in Parliament

SCHEDULE(Subsections 7(1) and (2))Acts, Regulations and Provisions

Acts

Provisions and Regulations

  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act

    Loi sur la faillite et l’insolvabilité

subsections 50.4(2), (6), (8) and (9) and 66.31(1) of the Act

  • Boards of Trade Act

    Loi sur les chambres de commerce

subsections 17(1) and 42(1) and (2) of the Act

  • Canada–Newfoundland and Labrador Atlantic Accord Implementation Act

    Loi de mise en oeuvre de l’Accord atlantique Canada — Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador

subsections 31(2), 35(3), 39(1), 69(2) and 188(1) and (2), section 202.1, paragraphs 205.013(q) and 205.019(1)(p) and subsections 205.04(1), 205.041(3), 205.042(1) and (2), 205.044(3), 205.046(4), 205.059(5), 205.06(2) and (9), 205.063(2), 205.071(1), 205.098(3) and 205.1(2) of the Act

  • Canada Business Corporations Act

    Loi canadienne sur les sociétés par actions

subsections 133(1), 135(1), 155(1), 159(1) and 160(1) of the Act

  • Canada Cooperatives Act

    Loi canadienne sur les coopératives

subsections 50(1), 52(1) and 247(1), section 251 and subsection 252(1) of the Act

  • Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act

    Loi canadienne sur les organisations à but non lucratif

subsections 160(1), 162(1), 172(1), 175(1) and 176(1) of the Act

  • Canadian Forces Superannuation Act

    Loi sur la pension de retraite des Forces canadiennes

paragraph 6(b), subsections 6.1(1), 8(1), 23(1) and (2), 29(1) and (5), 41(1), (3) and (4), 42(1) and (1.2) and 43(1), sections 46, 57, 59.6 and 59.7, subsections 62(1) and (2) and 69(2), sections 71, 72 and 92 and subsection 93(1) of the Act

  • Canadian Forces Superannuation Regulations

    Règlement sur la pension de retraite des Forces canadiennes

  • Reserve Force Pension Plan Regulations

    Règlement sur le régime de pension de la force de réserve

  • Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act

    Loi sur les arrangements avec les créanciers des compagnies

section 11.001 and subsections 11.02(1) and 11.2(5) of the Act

  • Diplomatic Service (Special) Superannuation Act

    Loi sur la pension spéciale du service diplomatique

section 7 and subsection 11(1) of the Act

  • Excise Tax Act

    Loi sur la taxe d’accise

subsections 298(1) and (2) of the Act

  • Firearms Act

    Loi sur les armes à feu

section 64 of the Act

  • Garnishment, Attachment and Pension Diversion Act

    Loi sur la saisie-arrêt et la distraction de pensions

subsection 39(2) of the Act

  • Income Tax Act

    Loi de l’impôt sur le revenu

subsection 37(11), paragraph (m) of the definition investment tax credit in subsection 127(9) and subsections 152(3.1) and (4) of the Act

  • Investment Canada Act

    Loi sur Investissement Canada

sections 25.2 and 25.3 of the Act

  • National Security Review of Investments Regulations

    Règlement sur les investissements susceptibles de porter atteinte à la sécurité nationale (examen)

  • Lieutenant Governors Superannuation Act

    Loi sur la pension de retraite des lieutenants-gouverneurs

subsections 3(3) and 5(1) of the Act

  • Lieutenant Governors Superannuation Regulations

    Règlement sur la pension de retraite des lieutenants-gouverneurs

  • Members of Parliament Retiring Allowances Act

    Loi sur les allocations de retraite des parlementaires

subsections 10(1) and 32(1) of the Act

  • Former Members of Parliament Elections for Joint and Survivor Benefits Regulations

    Règlement sur les choix relatifs à la pension de réversion des anciens parlementaires

  • Recovery of Overpayments Made to Former Members of Parliament Regulations

    Règlement sur le recouvrement des versements payés en trop aux anciens parlementaires

  • Offshore Health and Safety Act

    Loi sur la santé et la sécurité dans la zone extracôtière

subsections 53(5) and 92(5) of the Act

  • Pension Benefits Division Act

    Loi sur le partage des prestations de retraite

subsection 6(1) of the Act

  • Public Service Superannuation Act

    Loi sur la pension de la fonction publique

sections 6 and 9, subsections 10(4) and (5) and 25(7), section 39, subsection 40(11), section 51 and subsection 57(2) of the Act

  • Counting of Service by Former Members of the Senate or House of Commons Regulations

    Règlement du calcul du service des anciens membres du Sénat ou de la Chambre des communes

  • Portions of the Public Service General Divestiture Regulations

    Règlement général sur la cession de secteurs de la fonction publique

  • Public Service Superannuation Regulations

    Règlement sur la pension de la fonction publique

  • Public Service Superannuation Special Election Regulations

    Règlement sur l’exercice d’un choix spécial aux fins de la pension de la fonction publique

  • Supplementary Death Benefit Regulations

    Règlement sur les prestations supplémentaires de décès

  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act

    Loi sur la pension de retraite la Gendarmerie royale du Canada

sections 6, 6.1 and 8, subsections 9(4) and 18(4) and section 24 of the Act

  • Former Members of Parliament Counting of Service Regulations

    Règlement sur l’inclusion du service des anciens parlementaires

  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Regulations

    Règlement sur la pension de retraite de la Gendarmerie royale du Canada

  • Special Import Measures Act

    Loi sur les mesures spéciales d’importation

subsections 31(1) and (6), section 32, paragraph 34(1)(b), subsection 34(2), sections 37 and 37.1, subsection 38(1), section 39, subsections 41(1) and 41.1(3), paragraph 41.1(4)(d), subsections 42(1) and 43(1) and (2) and sections 55, 55.1, 56, 57, 59, 66, 76.01, 76.02 and 76.03 of the Act

  • Wage Earner Protection Program Act

    Loi sur le Programme de protection des salariés

subparagraph (a)(i) of the definition eligible wages in subsection 2(1) of the Act

Regulations

Provisions

  • Aviation Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

    Règlement sur la santé et la sécurité au travail (aéronefs)

section 9.1 and subsection 9.5(5) of the Regulations

  • Canada Labour Standards Regulations

    Règlement du Canada sur les normes du travail

section 30 of the Regulations

  • Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

    Règlement canadien sur la santé et la sécurité au travail

subsection 16.12(5) of the Regulations

  • Food and Drug Regulations

    Règlement sur les aliments et drogues

paragraphs C.05.006(1)(b) and C.05.008(1)(b) of the Regulations

  • Maritime Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

    Règlement sur la santé et la sécurité au travail en milieu maritime

paragraph 111(1)(b) of the Regulations

  • Nunavut Mining Regulations

    Règlement sur l’exploitation minière au Nunavut

section 60 of the Regulations

  • On Board Trains Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

    Règlement sur la santé et la sécurité au travail (trains)

subsection 12.7(3) of the Regulations

  • Royal Canadian Mounted Police Pension Continuation Regulations

    Règlement sur la continuation des pensions de la Gendarmerie royale du Canada

paragraph 9(b), subsection 10(2), sections 13 and 16 and subsection 21(3) of the Regulations

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