Archive for Salvage

Wreck Bill – Committee Report

  • March 6, 2018
  • Brisset Bishop

Bill C-64 will now go back to the House of Commons for what in principle should be third reading. The parliamentary committee (TRAN) reviewing the bill issued its report at the end of last month, see the report here. Some…

Wreck Removal Committee Hearings

  • February 1, 2018
  • Brisset Bishop

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…

Wreck Legislation through Second Reading

  • January 15, 2018
  • Brisset Bishop

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.