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Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

Version of section 216 from 2005-06-28 to 2021-12-23:

Marginal note:Definitions

 The definitions in this section apply in this Part.


conveyance includes any vehicle, ship or aircraft. (moyen de transport)

foreign national

foreign national has the same meaning as in subsection 2(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. (étranger)


place includes any platform anchored at sea, shipping container or conveyance. (lieu)


substance includes hazardous wastes, hazardous recyclable material or non-hazardous waste, as those expressions are defined by regulations made under section 191, and waste or other matter listed in Schedule 5. (substance)

  • 1999, c. 33, s. 216
  • 2005, c. 23, s. 28
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