a) Federal Legislation:
deals with matters that affect Canada as a whole such as Criminal Law, immigration, extradition etc.
sets out the rules of the road which include speed limits, rules of respecting traffic lights and stop signs, who has the right of way in various situations.
makes bylaws dealing with local matters such as zoning, smoking, construction permits, animal control, crosswalks
b) 1)The Insurance Companies Act:
deals with federal licensing and supervision of insurance companies and solvency standards for insurers.
- 2) The Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation Act:
established board of directors and made MPI a crown corporation. - Provides for the operation of the Corporation and empowers to do business in a variety of insurance types.
states the rules and regulations to which automobiles must adhere to while traveling on the roads, highways, operating 4 way stop signs, lights etc. 4) The Limitation Act: Outlines the time limit to which an insured's claim can be made along with the time limit to which an insurer can deny any claim5) The Insurance Act: governs the insurance industry as a whole by regulating insurers, brokers, agents, adjusters and certain policy forms.
- 3) The Highway Traffic Act: