Securities Law & Instruments

NOTICE OF MINISTERIAL APPROVAL
OF AMENDMENTS TO
NATIONAL INSTRUMENT 51-102 CONTINUOUS DISCLOSURE OBLIGATIONS,
FORM 51-102F3 MATERIAL CHANGE REPORT,
NATIONAL INSTRUMENT 52-108 AUDITOR OVERSIGHT,
AND
NATIONAL INSTRUMENT 81-106 INVESTMENT FUND CONTINUOUS DISCLOSURE


On May 21, 2008, the Minister of Finance approved, pursuant to section 143.3 of the Securities Act (Ontario), amendments to the following rules and form (the Instruments):
  • National Instrument 51-102 Continuous Disclosure Obligations;
  • Form 51-102F3 Material Change Report;
  • National Instrument 52-108 Auditor Oversight; and
  • National Instrument 81-106 Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure.

Previously, materials related to the amendments to the Instruments and amendments to Companion Policy 51-102CP Continuous Disclosure Obligations and Companion Policy 52-110CP to National Instrument 52-110 Audit Committees were published in the Bulletin on April 18, 2008. The amendments to the Instruments and the companion policies will come into force on July 4, 2008.

The amendments to the Instruments and the companion policies are published in Chapter 5 of this Bulletin.

June 27, 2008