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Wreck Removal Committee Hearings

  • February 1, 2018
  • Nick Spillane

Parliament’s Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities will begin hearings on February 5, 2018, in connection with the wreck removal bill, C-64. See the hearing schedules for February 5 and for February 7.   This is moving things along…

New Arctic Shipping Regulations

  • January 24, 2018
  • Brisset Bishop

The Arctic Shipping Safety and Pollution Prevention Regulations were published in the Canada Gazette on January 10, 2018, with effect from December 19, 2017. See page 15.

Wreck Legislation through Second Reading

  • January 15, 2018
  • Nick Spillane

Bill C-64, the Wrecked, Abandoned or Hazardous Vessels Act, was given Second Reading in Parliament (House of Commons) on 12/05/17.  The next step in the legislative process is House of Commons committee hearing, which has not yet been scheduled.