Health legislation

Over 30 laws and 100 schedules of regulations, rules, standards and bylaws govern health care in Alberta. These are listed below. 

More information, visit the Legislative Assembly of Alberta website.

Acts and regulations

ABC Benefits Corporation Act

Alberta Cancer Prevention Legacy Act

Alberta Evidence Act

Alberta Health Act

Alberta Health Care Insurance Act

Charitable Donation of Food Act

Crown's Right of Recovery Act

Drug Program Act

Emergency Health Services Act

Emergency Medical Aid Act

Government Organization Act

Health Care Protection Act

Health Disciplines Act

Health Facilities Accountabilities Statutes Amendment Act

Health Governance Transition Act

Health Information Act

The Health Information Act (HIA) help desk can be reached from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Monday to Friday, excluding statutory holidays) at 780-427-8089, or toll free in Alberta by dialing 310-0000 then 780-427-8089.

Health Insurance Premiums Act

Health Professions Act

Health Quality Council of Alberta Act

Hospitals Act

Hospitals Amendment Act

Human Tissue And Organ Donation Act

Mandatory Testing And Disclosure Act

Mental Health Act

M.S.I. Foundation Act

Nursing Homes Act

Pharmacy and Drug Act

Prevention Of Youth Tobacco Use Act

Protection Of Children Abusing Drugs Act

Provincial Health Authorities of Alberta Act

Protection of Persons in Care Act

Public Health Act

Regional Health Authorities Act

Seniors Advisory Council for Alberta Act

Seniors Benefit Act

Senior’s Property Tax Deferral Act

Supportive Living Accommodation Licensing Act

Tobacco Reduction Act

Health Standards

Ministerial Orders / Orders in Council

Directives

Approved hospitals