Celina Caesar-Chavannes

Your member of parliament for


Whitby

Celina Caesar-Chavannes

Your member of parliament for


Whitby

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Archived Consultations

Consultation on thermal energy meters

Consultation Dates: April 18, 2017-June 16, 2017
Details: You’re invited to provide comments on the proposal to begin regulating thermal energy meters (also called BTU (British thermal unit) meters and heat meters).
Link: http://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/mc-mc.nsf/eng/lm04879.html

REGDOC-2.5.5, Design of Radiography Installations

Consultation Dates: March 9, 2017-June 16, 2017
Details: REGDOC-2.5.5, Design of Radiography Installations, was developed to provide guidance to persons intending to design and construct installations for the purposes of performing industrial radiography. Industrial radiography is a non-destructive method of looking for defects in materials by examining the structures of welds, castings, and building components. A radiography installation is any shielded enclosure, cell or vault where radiography is performed. These installations can be very effective in preventing or minimizing radiation doses to both operators and persons in the vicinity of the radiography work.
Link: http://nuclearsafety.gc.ca/eng/acts-and-regulations/regulatory-documents/history/regdoc2-5-5.cfm

National Energy Board (NEB) Modernization Review Expert Panel Report Comment Period

Consultation Dates: May 15, 2017-June 14, 2017
Details: The Minister of Natural Resources has established an Expert Panel to conduct a targeted review of the National Energy Board’s (NEB) structure, role and mandate under the National Energy Board Act. This is a key element of the Government of Canada’s review of environmental and regulatory processes.
Link: https://www.nrcan.gc.ca/19667

Notice of Intention to Order Pipeline Companies and Processing Plant Companies to Report to the Board on Pipe or Components having Material Properties not Meeting Specifications

Consultation Dates: April 12, 2017-June 12, 2017
Details: The Board is issuing this Notice of Intention to Order in conjunction with amended Safety Advisory SA-2016-01A. The General Order will require reporting of the existence of pipeline pipe and components that do not meet Company specifications and/or material property requirements identified in standards including those of the Canadian Standards Association (CSA). Comments on the Draft General Order may be submitted by Companies or any interested party.
Link: http://www.neb-one.gc.ca/sftnvrnmnt/sft/dvsr/sftdvsr/2017/2017-02nb-eng.html

Notice of Health Canada’s Proposal to Enable the Use of a New Food Additive, Lycopene Extract from Tomato, as a Food Colouring Agent in Various Foods – Reference Number: NOP/AVP-0024

Consultation Dates: March 24, 2017-June 6, 2017
Details: Health Canada’s Food Directorate completed a detailed safety assessment of a food additive submission seeking approval for the use of a New Food Additive, Lycopene Extract from Tomato, as a Food Colouring Agent in Various Foods. As no safety concerns were raised through this assessment, it is the intention of Health Canada to enable the food additive use described in the information document. The purpose of this communication is to publically announce the Department’s intention in this regard and to provide the appropriate contact information for any inquiries or for those wishing to submit any new scientific information relevant to the safety of this food additive.
Link: http://hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/consult/nop-avp-0024/index-eng.php