Prevention Policies Directory

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We've listed 99 policies under your selection of "Location". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Saint John – Winter Safety Tips

Location: Saint John, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Parking management, Road safety, Streetscaping, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2019

Licensing, NB Reg 2018-11

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Drinking water, Food provision, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2018

Saint John Bylaw M-2 – Solid Waste Bylaw

Location: Saint John, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

This bylaw governs municipal waste collection and disposal in Saint John. It indicates that the City is not responsible for the collection of batteries, infectious waste, chemical or petrochemical waste, herbicides, pesticides, solvents, radioactive materials, or any dangerous waste (as identified under the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act S.N.B. 1988).

Fredericton – Active Transportation Connection Plan

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycling infrastructure, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Road safety, Rural context, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

Fredericton – A Park Improvements Plan for Wilmot Park

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Trail, Active transportation, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

Fredericton – A Park Improvements Plan for Carleton Park

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Bicycling infrastructure, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Road safety, Trail, Active transportation, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

Community Planning Act, SNB 2017, c 19

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Rural context, Active transportation
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2017

Fredericton Urban Forestry Management Plan

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Pedestrian infrastructure, Road safety, Streetscaping, Active transportation, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2016

Fredericton – Garrison District Master Plan

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Active transportation, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2016

Moncton Bylaw No P-416 – Bylaw Regulating Waste Collection and Disposal in the City of Moncton

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2016

This regulation specifies the types of waste suitable for waste collection. On the other hand, certain waste unsuitable for collection can be safely disposed of by the Regional Services Commission, including hazardous and radioactive materials.

Fredericton – Main Street Urban Design Plan

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Road safety, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2016

Restricted Beverages Act, RSNB 2014, c 129

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2015

This statute prohibits the sale of restricted beverages to a person under the age of nineteen. Restricted beverage means a beverage obtained by the alcoholic fermentation of an infusion or decoction of barley malt and hops or of any similar products in drinkable water and containing 0.5 percent or less of proof spirits.

Fredericton City Centre Plan

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2015

Moncton Bylaw No. P-215 – A bylaw relating to the regulation and control of the discharge of wastewater and stormwater runoff into the sewerage works of the city of Moncton

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2015

This bylaw restricts the release of materials such as fuel, phenolic compounds, flammable materials, wastes containing radioactive material, reactive substances, cyanide or sulphide-based wastes and other compounds that may explode in the wastewater of the sewage system.

Youth Assistance Act, SNB 2014, c 137

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: General, Physical activity
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2015

This Act allows the Minister of Healthy and Inclusive Communities, in accordance with the regulations, to provide financial assistance to an amateur sport body or a recreation body to aid and encourage the establishment or development of amateur sport and recreation in the Province.

Rural Community of Hanwell Regulation, NB Reg 2014-30

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: General, Physical activity
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2014
This regulation outlines services provided by the Rural Community of Hanwell, including land use planning, community services, recreational and sports facilities, street lighting, and garbage and refuse collection and disposal.

Moncton – Municipal Plan

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Outlet density, Community gardens, Drinking water, Local food, Food prices, Food provision, Food retail, Food security, Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Complete streets, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Rural context, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation, Nutrition, Alcohol
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Saint John Bylaw CP 111 – Zoning Bylaw

Location: Saint John, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Outlet density, Bicycling infrastructure, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Streetscaping, Trail, Active transportation, Alcohol
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2014

Fredericton – Mobility Plan

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Snow clearing, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Fredericton Bylaw No L-11.76 – Block Parties

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013
This bylaw does not permit alcohol on the street during neighbourhood block parties.

Artificial Tanning Act, SNB 2013, c 21

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Saint John – A Guide for ZoneSJ

Location: Saint John, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Public transit, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Moncton Zoning Bylaw Z-213

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycling infrastructure, Pedestrian infrastructure, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Saint John’s Municipal Plan

Location: Saint John, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Accessibility, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Streetscaping, Traffic calming, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Saint John Traffic Calming Policy

Location: Saint John, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Road safety, Traffic calming, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2012

Conservation Easements Act, RSNB 2011, c 130

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2011

This Act states that conservation easement shall be granted for the conservation or protection of soil, air, land or water or for the protection or use of land for outdoor recreation.

Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act, RSNB 2011, c 232

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2011

This Act gives to the Minister the responsibility to legislate on the transportation of miscellaneous products, substances or organisms considered to be dangerous to life, health, property or the environment when transported in a vehicle on a highway.

Sport Development Trust Fund Act, RSNB 2011, c 223

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Physical activity
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2011
This statute establishes the Sport Development Trust Fund in New-Brunswick and states that the assets of the Sport Development Trust Fund shall be used to provide grants to individual athletes and sport organizations to promote leadership and excellence in sport.

Smoke-free Places Act, RSNB 2011, c 222

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Multi-unit dwelling, Parks and beaches, Patio, Smoke-free place, Taxi, Transit, Vehicle with minors, Water pipe, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2011

Pesticides Control Act, RSNB 2011, c 203

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2011

This Act governs the sale sale, supply, and use of pesticides in New Brunswick.  

Early Childhood Services Act, SNB 2010, c E-0.5

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Infectious agents, Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Protective clothing, Shade, Solar UVR, Sunscreen, Drinking water, Food literacy education, Nutritional standards, Sodium, Sugar, Food composition, Food provision, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2010

Moncton Bylaw No. 410 – Street Use

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Parking management, Road safety, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2010

Food Premises Regulation, NB Reg 2009-138

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2009
This regulation states that a licensee shall ensure that all pesticides, chemicals, and cleaning equipment and supplies are kept separate from food preparation and storage areas.

NB Policy 709A: Student Physical Activity Safety Standards

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Physical activity
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2013
Year of adoption: 2009

This policy provides safety standards for curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular physical activities. The Department of Education promotes and supports the participation of students in a variety of physical activities and believes that a positive introduction to a diversity of physical activities will increase the likelihood of New Brunswickers adopting active lifestyles in youth and for life.

Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission Act, SNB 1994, c W-14

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2009

This Act established the Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission to administer this Act, the Workers’ Compensation Act, the Firefighters’ Compensation Act, the Occupational Health and Safety Act, and regulations thereunder. It is also the responsibility of the Commission to develop and conduct educational programs designed to promote an awareness of occupational health and safety.

Designated Materials Regulation, NB Reg 2008-54

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2008

This regulation created New Brunswick Recycling to manage waste tires. Paint and paint containers have been added as designated materials.

Fredericton Trails/Bikeways Master Plan

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Shade, Solar UVR, Accessibility, Bicycle helmet, Bicycling infrastructure, Intermodal transportation, Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Retrofitting, Road safety, Snow clearing, Streetscaping, Trail, Active transportation, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2007

Fredericton Bylaw Z-4 – Subdivision Bylaw

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2005

Fredericton Bylaw No T-1 – To Regulate Traffic

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Parking management, Snow clearing, Traffic calming, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2005

Fredericton Bylaw S-8 – Discharge of Water or Wastewater

Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2005
This bylaw prohibits anyone from discharging hazardous substances into a building drain or sanitary sewer, including: arsenic, benzene, cadmium, chromium, gasoline, lead, and nickel.

Saint John Bylaw C.P. 1212 – Subdivision Bylaw

Location: Saint John, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Pedestrian infrastructure, Road safety, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2005

This bylaw prohibits the construction of subdivisions that involve more than 10 lots unless the Developer commits to ensuring that: (1) it will have no adverse effect on local water supply; (2) the soil is suitable for on-site sewage and disposal systems; and, (3) it will be capable of handling the expected traffic of the subdivision. 

General Regulation, NB Reg 2004-99

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Smoke-free place, Water pipe, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2004

Saint John Bylaw M-16 – A Bylaw Respecting Water and Sewerage

Location: Saint John, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2004

This bylaw prohibits the discharge of the following substances into any drain or sewer connection: gasoline, benzene, naphtha, fuel oil, acetone, solvents, and other hazardous substances.

REPEALED Smoke-free Places Act, SNB 2004, c S-9.5

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Multi-unit dwelling, Patio, Smoke-free place, Taxi, Transit, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2004

Moncton Order No. Z-1202 – Concerning the safe operation and maintenance of gravel pits

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2002

This regulation specifies, among other things, the measures taken to prevent dust from falling on neighboring properties.
In addition, it is forbidden to undertake or continue an excavation if: the work is likely to endanger or harm any people, damage neighboring properties, harm the water supply system or the public sewer and watercourse system.

Moncton Active Transportation Plan

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycling infrastructure, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Road safety, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2002

Used Oil Regulation, NB Reg 2002-19

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2014
Year of adoption: 2002

This regulation establishes maximum allowable concentration of substances (arsenic, cadmium, chromium, lead, zinc, PCBs) in used oil.

Watershed Protected Area Designation Order, NB Reg 2001-83

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2001

This regulation designates watersheds, or portions of watersheds, that are used as sources of water for public water supply systems as protected areas.

Natural Products Act, SNB 1999, c N-1.2

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Nutrition
Policy intervention: Healthy food marketing, Food promotion, Nutrition
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1999

NB Policy 702 – Tobacco-Free Schools

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 1998

Public Health Act, SNB 1998, c P-22.4

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Infectious agents, Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention: Hepatitis B (HBV), Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Infectious Agents
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1998

Education Act, SNB 1997, c E-1.12

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Physical activity
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1997

This law states that the Minister shall determine the physical plant standards for a safe and healthy school facility. It allows the Minister to enter into agreements to constructor operate school property for educational, cultural and recreational use by the community. 

Ozone Depleting Substances and Other Halocarbons Regulation, NB Reg 97-132

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2008
Year of adoption: 1997

This regulation contains bans concerning ozone depleting substances and other halocarbons. It specifies that no person shall make, manufacture, offer for sale, sell, lease, supply or use a product containing an ozone depleting substance that acts as a propellant.

Air Quality Regulation, NB Reg 97-133

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2013
Year of adoption: 1997

This regulation establishes the regulatory framework to protect air quality. It includes specific air quality objectives, and expands public participation in review of approvals for major sources of air emissions.

Clean Air Act, SNB 1997, c C-5.2

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1997

The purpose of this Act and the regulations is to support and promote the protection, restoration, enhancement, and wise use of the environment in keeping with the following principle: controlling the release of contaminants and ameliorating their impacts is essential to the maintenance of ecosystem integrity, the protection of human health, and the general well-being of society.

Underground Mine Regulation, NB Reg 96-105

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2011
Year of adoption: 1996

The regulation outlines required medical examinations including pulmonary function tests and chest x-rays. Part IV is dedicated to mine air quality regulations - which also deals with testing for ionizing radiation and the actions an employer must take when measured radon or thoron levels are excessive.

General Regulation, NB Reg 94-57

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Smokeless tobacco, Youth access, Tobacco products, Tobacco sales, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 1994

Gifts of Beer by Brewers Regulation, NB Reg 93-94

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2003
Year of adoption: 1993

This regulation states that no brewer and no clerk, employee or agent of a brewer shall give beer gratuitously or as a benefit except as provided by this regulation.

Tobacco and Electronic Cigarette Sales Act, SNB 1993, c T-6.1

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Availability, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Flavoured tobacco, Menthol, Smokeless tobacco, Youth access, Product display, Tobacco advertising, Tobacco products, Tobacco promotion, Tobacco sales, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1993

REPEALED Restricted Beverages Act, SNB 1992, c R-10.201

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1992

This repealed Act prohibits the sale of restricted beverages to a person under the age of nineteen. Restricted beverages are obtained by the alcoholic fermentation of an infusion or decoction of barley malt and hops or of any similar products in drinkable water and containing 0.5 per cent or less of proof spirits.

Code of Practice for Working with Material Containing Asbestos Regulation, NB Reg 92-106

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2003
Year of adoption: 1992
This regulation states that an employer whose employees work with or disturb material containing asbestos at a place of employment shall adopt the code of practice entitled “A Code of Practice for Working with Materials Containing Asbestos in New Brunswick” as prepared by the New Brunswick Occupational Health and Safety Commission and dated March 19, 1992.

REPEALED Tanning Equipment Regulation, NB Reg 92-12

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1992

REPEALED X-Ray Equipment Regulation, NB Reg 92-11

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1992

This regulation focuses on safe operation of x-ray equipment.

General Regulation, NB Reg 91-191

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 1991

NB Policy 711A: Healthier Foods and Nutrition in Public Schools

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Nutrition
Policy intervention: Drinking water, Nutritional standards, Procurement, Sales of unhealthy foods, Sodium, Sugar, Traditional foods, Vending machines, Food composition, Food provision, Food retail, Nutrition
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1991

REPEALED Sport Development Trust Fund Act, SNB 1990, c S-12.12

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Physical activity
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1990
This repealed Act established a sport development trust fund in New-Brunswick. The assets of the Sport Development Trust Fund were intended to be used to provide grants to individual athletes and sport organizations to promote leadership and excellence in sport.

Clean Water Act, SNB 1989, c C-6.1

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1989

This Act gives the Minister authority to require anyone discharging contaminants to waterways to get approval.

REPEALED General Regulation, NB Reg 88-200 under the Health Act

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: General, Infectious agents, Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Hepatitis B (HBV), Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Infectious Agents
Year last amended: 2009
Year of adoption: 1988

REPEALED Youth Assistance Act, SNB 1984, c Y-2

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Physical activity
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1984

This Act states that the Minister of Culture, Tourism and Healthy Living may, in accordance with the regulations, provide financial assistance to an amateur sport body or a recreation body so as to aid and encourage the establishment or development of amateur sport and recreation in the Province.

Occupational Health and Safety Act, SNB 1983, c O-0.2

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 1983

This Act requires the establishment of joint health and safety committees or appointment of health and safety representatives. It establishes the powers of occupational health and safety officers.

Day Care Regulation, NB Reg 83-85

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Nutrition, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Nutritional standards, Food provision, Nutrition
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 1983

REPEALED New Brunswick Liquor Corporation Act, SNB 1974, c N-6.1

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1976

This statute establishes the New Brunswick Liquor Corporation. The main purposes of the Corporation are to carry on the general business of manufacturing, buying, importing and selling liquor of every kind and description and to promote the responsible consumption of liquor.

Medical Consent of Minors Act, SNB 1976, c M-6.1

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Infectious agents
Policy intervention: Hepatitis B (HBV), Hepatitis C (HCV), Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Minor consent, Infectious Agents
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1976

REPEALED Pesticides Control Act, RSNB 1973, c P-8

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1973

This Act ensured pesticides were used and disposed of in appropriate way.

REPEALED Community Planning Act, RSNB 1973, c C-12

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Park, Parking management, Pedestrian infrastructure, Public transit, Rural context, Trail, Active transportation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1973

Tobacco Tax Act, RSNB 1973, c T-7

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco taxation, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1973

Motor Vehicle Act, RSNB 1973, c M-17

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Bicycle helmet, Traffic calming, Active transportation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1973

REPEALED Health Act, RSNB 1973, c H-2

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: General, Infectious agents, Nutrition
Policy intervention: Drinking water, Food provision, Nutrition
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1973

Clean Environment Act, RSNB 1973, c C-6

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1973

This Act gives the Minister authority to designate a contaminant and require anyone discharging contaminants to get approval.

REPEALED Municipalities Act, RSNB 1973, c M-22

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Built environment, General, Occupational and environmental exposures, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Pedestrian infrastructure, Active transportation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1973

Liquor Control Act, RSNB 1973, c L-10

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption
Policy intervention: Hours of sale, Outlet density, Privatization, Advertising, Taxation, Alcohol
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1973