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Canada Shipping Act, 2001

Version of section 88 from 2017-12-12 to 2024-05-01:

Marginal note:Eligibility

  •  (1) Only a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident within the meaning of subsection 2(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act may hold a certificate of competency that is issued under this Part.

  • Marginal note:Foreign certificates of competency

    (2) The Minister may, on application by a person described in subsection (1), issue a certificate of competency in respect of certain requirements under this Act to the holder of a certificate of competency that was issued under the laws of a foreign state if the Minister is satisfied that the requirements under those laws for the foreign certificate meet or exceed the requirements under this Act. Before issuing the certificate, the Minister may require that the holder take an examination set by the Minister.

  • 2001, c. 26, ss. 88, 323
  • 2017, c. 26, s. 41(F)

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