Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act (S.C. 1988, c. 28)

Act current to 2019-06-20 and last amended on 2017-06-22. Previous Versions

AMENDMENTS NOT IN FORCE

  • — 2015, c. 4, s. 88(2)

      • 88 (2) Section 142.21 of the Act is replaced by the following:

        • Net environmental benefit

          142.21 The Board shall not permit the use of a spill-treating agent in an authorization issued under paragraph 142(1)(b) unless the Board determines, taking into account any prescribed factors and any factors the Board considers appropriate, that the use of the spill-treating agent is likely to achieve a net environmental benefit.

  • — 2015, c. 4, ss. 94(2) to (4)

      • 94 (2) Paragraph 166.1(1)(b) of the Act is replaced by the following:

        • (b) other than in the case of a small-scale test that meets the prescribed requirements, the Chief Conservation Officer approves in writing the use of the agent in response to the spill and it is used in accordance with any requirements set out in the approval;

      • (3) Subsection 166.1(1) of the Act is amended by striking out “and” at the end of paragraph (b), by adding “and” at the end of paragraph (c) and by adding the following after paragraph (c):

        • (d) the agent is used in accordance with the regulations.

      • (4) Subsection 166.1(3) of the Act is replaced by the following:

        • Net environmental benefit

          (3) Other than in the case of a small-scale test, the Chief Conservation Officer shall not approve the use of a spill-treating agent unless the Officer determines, taking into account any prescribed factors and any factors the Officer considers appropriate, that the use of the spill-treating agent is likely to achieve a net environmental benefit.

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