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O. Reg. 163/15: GENERAL

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ontario regulation 163/15

made under the

Smoke-Free Ontario Act

Made: June 17, 2015
Filed: June 19, 2015
Published on e-Laws: June 19, 2015
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: July 4, 2015

Amending O. Reg. 48/06


1. (1) Subsection 13 (2) of Ontario Regulation 48/06 is amended by striking out “Subject to subsection (3)” in the portion before paragraph 1.

(2) Subsection 13 (3) of the Regulation is revoked and the following substituted:

(3) An area that would otherwise be a restaurant or bar patio as described in subsection (2) is not a restaurant or bar patio for the purposes of paragraph 7 of subsection 9 (2) of the Act if the area,

(a) was operated by a branch of the Royal Canadian Legion or another veterans’ organization immediately before November 18, 2013 and has been continually operated by a branch of the Royal Canadian Legion or another veterans’ organization since that date; and

(b) was not, immediately before November 18, 2013, and is not at any time after that date a “covered or partially covered restaurant or bar patio” within the meaning of this Regulation as it read on November 18, 2013.

(4) In subsection (3),

“veterans’ organization” means an organization,

(a) that may include members who are veterans of armed forces,

(b) the primary purpose of which is to provide programs or services to veterans of armed forces or to such veterans and their families, and

(c) that is a registered charity under the Income Tax Act (Canada).


2. This Regulation comes into force on the later of July 1, 2015 and the day this Regulation is filed.