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Oil and Gas Spills and Debris Liability Regulations (SOR/87-331).

Country/Territory
Canada
Document type
Regulation
Date
1987
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
Regulations respecting limits of liability for spills, authorized discharges and debris emanating or originating from work or activity related to the exploration for or production of oil and gas.
Subject
Energy, Mineral resources
Keyword
Energy conservation/energy production Natural gas Minerals Mining Oil Liability/compensation Enforcement/compliance Authorization/permit
Geographical area
Americas, North America
Abstract

The present Regulations enact the Canada 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 3 sections.

Full text
English
Website
www.gc.ca

References - Legislation

Implements

Canada Oil and Gas Operations Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. O-7).

Legislation | Canada | 1985 (2016)

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Natural gas, Minerals, Exploration, Mining, Oil, Pollution control, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX