Canada Transportation Act (S.C. 1996, c. 10)

Act current to 2017-12-11 and last amended on 2017-08-01. Previous Versions


  • — 2009, c. 2, s. 466

    • 2001, c. 27, s. 222

      466 The definition Canadian in subsection 55(1) of the Canada Transportation Act is replaced by the following:


      Canadian means a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident within the meaning of subsection 2(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, a government in Canada or an agent of such a government or a corporation or other entity that is incorporated or formed under the laws of Canada or a province, that is controlled in fact by Canadians and of which the percentage of voting interests owned and controlled by non-Canadians is not more than

      • (a) in respect of all non-Canadians, the percentage specified in the regulations, or

      • (b) in respect of any class of non-Canadians specified in the regulations, the percentage specified in the regulations in respect of that class; (Canadien)

  • — 2009, c. 2, s. 467

    • 467 The Act is amended by adding the following after section 55:

      • Regulations

        55.1 The Governor in Council may, by regulation,

        • (a) specify a percentage for the purpose of paragraph (a) of the definition Canadian in subsection 55(1), which percentage may not be more than 49%; and

        • (b) for the purpose of paragraph (b) of that definition, specify classes of non-Canadians and specify a percentage with respect to each such class, which percentage may not be more than 49%.

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