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SOR - Statutory Orders and Regulations (Canada)


flag of CanadaThe legal citation for regulations of the agencies and departments of the Federal Government of Canada.

The form is to not punctuate "SOR", follow the SOR immediately with the last two digits of the year in which the federal regulation was passed, add a dividing slash ("/"), ending with the regulation number.

In 2007, a regulation entitled Olympic and Paralympic Marks Regulations was brought into force under the authority of the Olympic and Paralympic Marks Act (S.C. 2007, c. 25).

The correct legal citation is:

SOR/2007-294

French: DORS (Décrets, ordonnances et règlements statutaires).

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