Administrative Burden Baseline: 2014 Baseline Count

In its Red Tape Reduction Action Plan, the Government committed to build on the efforts of the Paperwork Burden Reduction Initiative by requiring departments, through the Administrative Burden Baseline, to provide a count of the requirements in federal regulations that impose an administrative burden on business. 

All federal regulations administered by the Canadian Transportation Agency that have requirements that impose administrative burden on business are identified below. The total 2014 count is 545. The total June 30th 2014 baseline count is 545.

Title of Regulation SOR
2014 Baseline Count

Air Transportation Regulations

SOR 88-58 498

Personnel Training for the Assistance of Persons with Disabilities Regulations

SOR 94-42 18

Railway Third Party Liability Insurance Coverage Regulations

SOR 96-337 15

Railway Traffic and Passenger Tariffs Regulations

SOR 96-338 11

Railway Company Pay Out of Excess Revenue for the Movement of Grain Regulations

SOR 2001-207 1

The Jacques-Cartier and Champlain Bridges Inc. Regulations

SOR 98-568 1

The Seaway International Bridge Corporation, Ltd. Regulations

SOR 98-569 1
Total   545

Previous years’ counts for Canadian Transportation Agency are available upon request.


Greg Eamon
Manager, Regulatory Projects
Industry Regulation and Determinations Branch
Canadian Transportation Agency
(819) 953-9795

For more information

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