Securities Law & Instruments

NOTICE OF MINISTER OF FINANCE APPROVAL OF
FINAL RULE UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT

NATIONAL INSTRUMENT 41-101 PROSPECTUS DISCLOSURE REQUIREMENTS

AND

NOTICE OF AMENDMENT TO REGULATION 1015 OF
THE REVISED REGULATIONS OF ONTARIO, 1990
MADE UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT
IN CONNECTION WITH NATIONAL INSTRUMENT 41-101


On November 27, 2000, the Minister of Finance approved National Instrument 41-101 Prospectus Disclosure Requirements. Previously, materials related to National Instrument 41-101 were published in the Bulletin on May 16, 1997 and October 13, 2000. National Instrument 41-101 will come into effect on December 31, 2000.

The Commission is publishing in a Special Supplement to this issue of the OSC Bulletin, the final National Instrument. The National Instrument will also be published in the Ontario Gazette on December 23, 2000.

The Minister of Finance has also approved a regulation to revoke certain sections of Regulation 1015 of the Revised Regulations of Ontario, 1990 made under the Securities Act (the "Regulation") in connection with National Instrument 41-101. The revocations to the Regulations will come into force at the time that National Instrument 41-101 comes into force and will be published in the Ontario Gazette on December 23, 2000. The Regulation is published in chapter 9 of this OSC Bulletin.

 

REGULATION TO AMEND
REGULATION 1015 OF THE REVISED REGULATIONS OF ONTARIO, 1990
MADE UNDER THE
SECURITIES ACT

Note: Since the end of 1999, Regulation 1015 has been amended by Ontario Regulations 3/00, 108/00, 133/00, 222/00, 342/00 and 468/00. Previous amendments are listed in the Table of Regulations published in The Ontario Gazette dated January 22, 2000.

1. Sections 50 and 51 of Regulation 1015 of the Revised Regulations of Ontario, 1990 are revoked.

2. This Regulation comes into force on the day that the rule made by the Ontario Securities Commission on September 12, 2000 entitled "National Instrument 41-101 Prospectus Disclosure Requirements" comes into force.

ONTARIO SECURITIES COMMISSION:

"J.A. Geller", Vice-Chair

"Stephen N. Adams", Commissioner


Dated on September 12, 2000.


Note:The rule made by the Ontario Securities Commission on September 12, 2000 entitled "National Instrument 41-101 Prospectus Disclosure Requirements" comes into force on December 31, 2000.