Civil Section Resolutions 1999

1999 Winnipeg, MB

1999 Civil Resolutions

Uniform Registered Plan (Retirement Income) Exemption Act

RESOLVED

  1. That the English language version of the Uniform Registered Plan (Retirement Income) Exemption Act contained in the report presented by the working group, as amended, be adopted as a Uniform Act and recommended to the jurisdictions for enactment.

  2. That a French language version of the Uniform Registered Plan (Retirement Income) Exemption Act, adopted in its English language version, be circulated to the jurisdictions as soon as possible and, unless two or more objections are received by the Executive Director of the Conference by November 30, 1999, the act should be taken be adopted as a Uniform Act and recommended to the jurisdictions for enactment.

  3. That the Act and the Report of the Saskatchewan Commissioners appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Uniform Enforcement of Foreign Judgments Act

RESOLVED

  1. That the report of the working group on the enforcement of foreign judgments be received.

  2. That the working group review the deliberations in relation to Parts 1 and 2 of the draft in the Uniform Enforcement of Foreign Judgments Act and prepare a revised act, with commentaries including provisions in relation to enforcement and other outstanding matters (Parts 3 and 4) for consideration of the 2000 Conference.

  3. That the Report appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Uniform Data Protection Act

RESOLVED

  1. That the Report be received.

  2. That the Uniform Law Conference endorses the decision of the Steering Committee to discontinue active work on this project

  3. That the Report appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Commercial Law Strategy - General

RESOLVED

  1. That the progress Report be received and that the Uniform Law Conference supports the continued development of a commercial law framework for Canada.

  2. That the Report appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Commercial Law Strategy - Commercial Leasing

RESOLVED

  1. That the Report presented by Professor Buckwold be received.

  2. That the Uniform Law Conference commends Professor Buckwold for the work which she has carried out to date

  3. That the Steering Committee be requested to establish a working group to consider further the issues raised in Professor Buckwold's Report, in the light of the deliberations of the Section, and to identify and make recommendations respecting legislative options to address them.

  4. That the Report appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Commercial Law Strategy - Federal Security Interests

RESOLVED

  1. That the progress Report delivered by the President of the Law Commission of Canada be received.

  2. That the Uniform Law Conference endorses and welcomes the efforts of the Law Commission of Canada carrying forward this topic as part of the Commercial Law Strategy

  3. That the Uniform Law Conference of Canada endorses the continued participation of the ULCC representatives in the work of the Law Commission of Canada on this topic.

  4. That the Report appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Commercial Law Strategy - Article 9

RESOLVED

  1. That the status Report be received.

  2. That the Uniform Law Conference commends Professor Cuming and Walsh for the work they have carried out to date.

  3. That upon completion of the Cuming/Walsh study, the Steering Committee explore with the Canadian Conference on Personal Property Security Law the possibility of a joint project aimed at the creation of uniform amending provisions to the Canadian Personal Property Security Acts.

  4. That the Report appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Uniform Securities Transfer Act

RESOLVED

  1. That Mr. Eric Spink in conjunction with the Canadian Securities Administrators and the consortium of legislative counsel and the Canadian Conference on Personal Property Security Law, be encouraged to continue work on the preparation of a draft Uniform Securities Transfer Act and commentaries.

  2. That the consultation process in relation to this project should continue.

  3. That a draft act and commentaries be submitted for consideration of the 2000 Conference.

  4. That the Report appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Civil Enforcement

RESOLVED

  1. That the status Report be received.

  2. That the Steering Committee be requested to continue its efforts to identify a jurisdiction or body to provide project leadership and establish a working group in relation to this topic.

  3. That the Report appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Uniform Unclaimed Intangible Property Act

RESOLVED

  1. That a draft Uniform Unclaimed Intangible Property Act and commentaries be prepared for consideration of the 2000 Conference.

  2. That the draft act would reflect the recommendations set out in the Report of the British Columbia Commissioners subject to the modifications flowing from the Conferences deliberations.

  3. That the Report appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Limited Liability Partnership Act

RESOLVED

  1. That the draft Limited Liability Partnership Act and commentaries be completed in both official languages and circulated to the jurisdictions as soon as possible. Unless two or more objections are received by the Executive Director of the Conference by November 30, 1999, the draft act should be taken as adopted as a Model Act.

  2. That the Act and the Report of the Alberta Commissioners appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Uniform Electronic Commerce Act

RESOLVED

  1. That the draft Uniform Electronic Commerce Act be adopted in principle subject to drafting suggestions received by the Ontario Commissioners by August 30, 1999.

  2. That a final draft act and commentaries in both official languages be prepared in light of the drafting suggestions received. The draft is to be circulated to the jurisdictions as soon as possible thereafter and unless two or more objections are received by the Executive Director of the Conference by September 30, 1999, the draft act should be taken as adopted as a Uniform Act and recommended to the jurisdictions for enactment and the text appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

  3. That the Act appear in the 1999 Proceedings.

Report on Private International Law Activities of the Department of Justice

RESOLVED

  1. That the Report be received and published in the 1999 Proceedings.

Report on the activities of the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws

RESOLVED

  1. That the Report be received and, to the extent that the document is available, published in the 1999 Proceedings.

Next Annual Meeting

2018 Conference (Centennial)

Delta Hotel

Québec City, QC

August 12 - 16, 2018