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Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act

Version of section 138.1 from 2002-12-31 to 2016-02-26:

Marginal note:Purpose

 The purpose of this Part is to promote, in respect of the exploration for and exploitation of petroleum,

  • (a) safety, particularly by encouraging persons exploring for and exploiting petroleum to maintain a prudent regime for achieving safety;

  • (b) the protection of the environment;

  • (c) the conservation of petroleum resources; and

  • (d) joint production arrangements.

  • 1992, c. 35, s. 92

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