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Department of Fisheries and Oceans Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. F-15).

Country/Territory
Canada
Document type
Legislation
Date
2015 (1985)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act respecting the Department of Fisheries and Oceans.
Subject
Fisheries, Sea
Keyword
Institution Inland fisheries Harbour Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Research
Geographical area
Americas, North America
Abstract

This Act regulates the deposit of waste in Arctic waters and various matters related to the protection of those waters such as civil liability arising from deposit, constructions of works, shipping safety control zones, enforcement and offences and punishment. "Arctic waters" is defined in section 2. Except as authorized by regulations made under this section, no person or ship shall deposit or permit the deposit of waste of any type in the arctic waters or in any place on the mainland or island

Full text
English
Website
www.gc.ca