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Publication Type: Policy

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June 1, 2017

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The purpose of the Provincial Affordable Housing Strategy is to give Albertans in government-supported affordable housing the tools they need to build better lives for themselves. The focuses on five main elements: investing now and for the future; integrated housing and supports; successful...


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March 31, 2017

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This Directive establishes payments rates for emergency hire personnel not covered under contracts or wages, and fireline equipment not covered by the Alberta Road Builders & Heavy Construction Association Equipment Rental Rates Guide (AR&HCA).


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June 27, 2017

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In June 2015, Premier Rachel Notley announced that the Alberta Mental Health Review Committee would complete a comprehensive review of the mental health system in Alberta. The Committee released Valuing Mental Health: Report of the Alberta Mental Health Review Committee in February 2016. With...


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June 26, 2017

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The Air Monitoring Directive (2016) supersedes the original 1989 Air Monitoring Directive and the 2006 Amendments to the Air Monitoring Directive, 1989. Alberta’s Air Monitoring Directive (AMD) sets out the requirements for monitoring and reporting air quality in the province. The AMD is made up...


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January 20, 2014

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The purpose of the bridge (including bridge size culverts) conceptual design phase of a bridge design (sometimes referred to as Bridge Planning, section 10.10 of the Engineering Consultant Guidelines, Vol. 1) is to find the most suitable solution for a roadway to cross a stream or road (or other...


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June 1, 2017

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Ground rules are the practices used in planning and conducting timber harvesting operations which constitute the methods used to implement decisions made in the FMP and other higher level plans such as Integrated Resource Plans (IRP). In the event that these strategic plans do not exist, the...


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November 24, 2016

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Ground rules are the practices used in planning and conducting timber harvesting operations which constitute the methods used to implement decisions made in the FMP and other higher level plans such as Integrated Resource Plans (IRP). In the event that these strategic plans do not exist, the...


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May 1, 2012

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This policy document identifies issues and provides guidance when making decisions on the beneficial use of products derived from wastes including contaminated soils, sands, gravels, or inert wastes.


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June 20, 2017

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As outlined in the transition period directive for professional responsibilities in completion and assurance of wetland science, design and engineering work in Alberta, professional experience gained prior to registration with a Professional Regulatory Organization will be accepted as...


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April 1, 2017

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The primary role of The Guiding Framework is to set a common direction for provincial curriculum development, using plain language while preserving the complexity appropriate for professional teachers. The primary audiences of this document are curriculum developers, parents and guardians, school...


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July 1, 2017

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The aim of reclamation under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act is to obtain equivalent land capacity. The 2010 Criteria are to be used to evaluate whether a site has met equivalent land capability. The Criteria are based on land function and operability that will support the...


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July 1, 2017

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The aim of reclamation under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act is to obtain equivalent land capacity. The 2010 Criteria are to be used to evaluate whether a site has met equivalent land capability. The Criteria are based on land function and operability that will support the...


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July 1, 2013

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The aim of reclamation under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act is to obtain equivalent land capacity. The 2010 Criteria are to be used to evaluate whether a site has met equivalent land capability. The Criteria are based on land function and operability that will support the...


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April 28, 2010

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The purpose of the strategy is to continuously reduce, in concrete and measurable ways, detrimental environmental impacts that result from Government of Alberta operations and overall procurement practices. The Greening Government Strategy consists of the Greening Government Policy and an...


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August 1, 2014

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Ground rules are the practices used in planning and conducting timber harvesting operations which constitute the methods used to implement decisions made in the FMP and other higher level plans such as Integrated Resource Plans (IRP). In the event that these strategic plans do not exist, the...


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August 1, 2014

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The Protection of Sexually Exploited Children Act (PSECA) is legislation that provides protection and specialized services to children who are sexually exploited through their involvement in prostitution. The legislation recognizes that a child involved in prostitution is sexually exploited and a...


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March 1, 2014

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Section 19.2 of the Alberta Land Stewardship Act, SA 2009, A-26.8, as amended, and sections 5-11 of the Alberta Land Stewardship Regulation, AR 179/2011, establish the statutory requirements for requesting and conducting a review of a regional plan. The review of a regional plan must be conducted...


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February 1, 1994

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This paper provides a brief description of the existing planning system and three alternative models for the future restructuring of the Alberta planning system. this material should be read in conjunction with the main discussion paper on the Planning Act review.


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March 1, 1994

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The purpose of circulating this discussion paper is to solicit the suggestions for restructuring the planning system in Alberta. The paper contains a number of alternatives for restructuring that system. Many of the alternatives are outlined in general terms as this paper is a discussion paper...


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October 1, 1994

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This paper outlines the key features of a proposed municipal-based system for Alberta. The proposed legislation and associated mechanisms will provide: - a defined relationships between municipal and provincial approvals; - a provincial policy framework as a reference for municipal actions; -...