Human Resources Legislative Update
New Regulations Published under Police Services Act
Date: July 19, 2010
On July 17, 2010, the following regulations made under the Police Services Act were published in the Ontario Gazette:
- O. Reg. 268/10, dealing, in part, with the duties of police officers, unsatisfactory work performance and a code of conduct;
- O. Reg. 267/10, which relates to the conduct and duties of police officers respecting investigations by the Special Investigations Unit.
Also published were O. Reg 264/10 (Equipment and Use of Force), O. Reg 266/10 (Suspect Apprehension Pursuits) and O. Reg. 265/10 (Violent Crime Linkage Analysis System Reports).
A regulation made under the Interprovincial Policing Act, 2009 was published as well. O. Reg. 273/10 relates to the appointment of officers and indemnification.
All regulations are in force.