7 - Securities Transactions Outside the Jurisdiction

71-101 The Multijurisdictional Disclosure System [NI]
Published September 30, 2003
Effective November 1, 1998
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Amendments: September 30, 2003

Concurrently Published

TABLE OF CONTENTS
PART 
TITLE

PART 1 DEFINITIONS
1.1 Definitions

PART 2 GENERAL
2.1 Timing of Filing
2.2 Successor Issuers
2.3 Successor Issuer Interpretation

PART 3 MJDS PROSPECTUS DISTRIBUTIONS OF SECURITIES
OF U.S. ISSUERS
3.1 General Eligibility Criteria
3.2 Alternative Eligibility Criteria for Certain
Guaranteed Issues
3.3 Limitation on Distribution of Derivative Securities
3.4 Preliminary MJDS Prospectus and MJDS
Prospectus

PART 4 FORM AND CONTENT OF MJDS PROSPECTUS
4.1 Distributions in Canada and the U.S.
4.2 Distributions only in Canada
4.3 Additional Legends and Disclosure
4.4 Incorporation by Reference
4.5 Statements Modified or Superseded
4.6 Reconciliation of Financial Statements
4.7 General Certification Requirements
4.8 Certificate Requirement for Rule 415 Offerings
4.9 Certificate Requirement for Rule 430A Offerings
4.10 Certificates for Rule 430A Pricing Prospectus
4.11 Signing of Certificates by Agent

PART 5 FILING PROCEDURES
5.1 Specification of Principal Jurisdiction
5.2 Alternate Principal Jurisdiction
5.3 SEC Review

PART 6 FILING DOCUMENTS
6.1 Principal Jurisdiction
6.2 Canada-U.S. Offering
6.3 Non-Principal Jurisdictions
6.4 Certificate Regarding Eligibility Criteria
6.5 Consents
6.6 Further Consents
6.7 Form of Consent
6.8 Reports on Property
6.9 Appointment of Agent for Service
6.10 Powers of Attorney
6.11 Notification of Effectiveness
6.12 Exhibits to Registration Statement
6.13 Rule 415 Offerings
6.14 French Language Documentation Not Required

PART 7 AMENDMENT AND SUPPLEMENT PROCEDURES
7.1 Form of Amendment or Supplement
7.2 Modification or Amendment
7.3 Post-Effective Amendment
7.4 Amendment to Additional Disclosure
7.5 Filing of Rule 415 Prospectus Supplement
7.6 Rule 415 Prospectus Supplement Not Filed
7.7 Filing of Rule 430A Pricing Prospectus
7.8 Incorporation by Reference of Pricing Information
7.9 Filing of Revised U.S. Prospectus or Prospectus
Supplement

PART 8 DISSEMINATION REQUIREMENTS
8.1 General
8.2 Prospectus Supplements
8.3 Rule 430A Pricing Prospectus
8.4 Documents Incorporated by Reference
8.5 Provision of Documents Incorporated by
Reference

PART 9 REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS
9.1 Rights offerings

PART 10 CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
10.1 Distributions of a Registrant, a Connected Issuer
or a Related Issuer

PART 11 GENERAL
11.1 Representations as to Listing
11.2 Solicitations of Expressions of Interest
11.3 Other Prospectus Requirements

PART 12 BIDS FOR SECURITIES OF U.S. ISSUERS
12.1 General Eligibility Criteria
12.2 MJDS Take-Over Bid Circular and MJDS Issuer
Bid Circular
12.3 Securities Exchange Bids
12.4 Compliance with U.S. tender offer requirements
12.5 Form and Content of Bid Documents
12.6 Incorporation by Reference
12.7 Statements Modified or Superseded
12.8 Reconciliation of Financial Statements
12.9 Certificates
12.10 Bid Circular Filing Procedures
12.11 Notification to Offeree Issuer
12.12 French Language Documentation Not Required
12.13 MJDS Directors' Circulars and MJDS Director's or
Officer's Circulars
12.14 Securities Exchange Bids
12.15 Notices of Variation and Notices of Change
12.16 Dissemination Requirements

PART 13 BUSINESS COMBINATIONS
13.1 Eligibility Criteria
13.2 Form and Content of Disclosure Documents and
Procedures

PART 14 MATERIAL CHANGE REPORTING
14.1 News Release
14.2 Material Change Reports

PART 15 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS, ANNUAL INFORMATION
FORMS AND MANAGEMENT'S DISCUSSION AND
ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL CONDITION AND
RESULTS OF OPERATIONS
15.1 Financial Statements
15.2 Annual Reports, Annual Information Forms and
Management’s Discussion and Analysis

PART 16 PROXIES AND PROXY SOLICITATION
16.1 Proxy Solicitation by a U.S. Issuer
16.2 Proxy Solicitation by Another Person or Company
16.3 Determination of Eligibility

PART 17 INSIDER REPORTING
17.1 Insider Reporting

PART 18 COMMUNICATION WITH BENEFICIAL OWNERS OF
SECURITIES OF A REPORTING ISSUER
18.1 Communication with Beneficial Owners of
Securities of a Reporting Issuer

PART 19 TRUST INDENTURE REQUIREMENTS
19.1 Trust Indenture Requirements

PART 20 FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE
20.1 Financial Disclosure

PART 21 EXEMPTIONS
21.1 Exemption
21.2 Evidence of Exemption

PART 22 EFFECTIVE DATE
22.1 Effective Date

APPENDIX A
METHOD 1 FOR PROSPECTUS CERTIFICATES FOR
RULE 415 OFFERINGS

APPENDIX B
METHOD 2 FOR PROSPECTUS CERTIFICATES FOR
RULE 415 OFFERINGS

FORM 71-101F1
FORMS OF SUBMISSION TO JURISDICTION AND APPOINTMENT OF
AGENT FOR SERVICE OF PROCESS
1. MJDS Prospectus Distribution of Securities
2. Take-over or Issuer Bid
3. Trust Indenture