List of Wildlife Species at Risk (referral back to COSEWIC) Order (SI/2013-28)

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List of Wildlife Species at Risk (referral back to COSEWIC) Order

SI/2013-28

SPECIES AT RISK ACT

Registration 2013-03-27

List of Wildlife Species at Risk (referral back to COSEWIC) Order

P.C. 2013-277 2013-03-07

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to subsections 27(1.1) and (1.2) of the Species at Risk ActFootnote a

  • (a) refers the assessment of the status of the Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) (North Pacific population) and the Eulachon (Thaleichthys pacificus) (Nass River and Skeena River population) back to the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) for further consideration; and

  • (b) approves that the Minister of the Environment include in the public registry established under section 120 of that Act the statement that is attached as the annex to this Order and that sets out the reasons for the referral back to COSEWIC.

 
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