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Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

Version of section 280 from 2012-06-22 to 2024-05-01:


Marginal note:Liability of directors, officer, etc., of corporation

  •  (1) If a corporation commits an offence under this Act, any director, officer, agent or mandatary of the corporation who directed, authorized, assented to, acquiesced in or participated in the commission of the offence is a party to and guilty of the offence, and is liable on conviction to the penalty provided for by this Act for an individual in respect of the offence committed by the corporation, whether or not the corporation has been prosecuted or convicted.

  • Marginal note:Liability of masters and chief engineers

    (2) If a ship commits an offence under this Act and the master or chief engineer of the ship directed, authorized, assented to, acquiesced in or participated in the commission of the offence, the master or chief engineer, as the case may be, is a party to and guilty of the offence, and is liable on conviction to the penalty provided for by this Act for an individual who commits an offence under subsection 272.1(1), whether or not the ship has been prosecuted or convicted.

  • 1999, c. 33, s. 280
  • 2005, c. 23, s. 41
  • 2009, c. 14, s. 73

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