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Oil and Gas Spills and Debris Liability Regulations (N.W.T. Reg. 031-2014).

Country/Territory
Canada
Territorial subdivision
Northwest Territories
Document type
Regulation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Energy, Mineral resources
Keyword
Energy conservation/energy production Natural gas Authorization/permit Enforcement/compliance Mining Minerals Oil Liability/compensation
Geographical area
Americas, North America
Abstract

The present Regulations are made under section 52 of the Oil and Gas Operations Act. In particular, the Regulations lay down provisions relating to limits of liability for spills, authorized discharges coming from work or activity concerning the exploration for or production of oil and gas. The text lists the maximum amounts to be awarded for damages caused by such activities or undertakings in respect of any area of land or submarine area. The text consists of 2 sections.

Full text
English/French
Website
www.gov.nt.ca

References - Legislation

Implements

Oil and Gas Operations Act (S.N.W.T. 2014, c. 14).

Legislation | Canada | 2014 (2016)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Oil, Natural gas, Minerals, Exploration, Mining, Pollution control, Transport/storage, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX