Energy Administration Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. E-6)

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Energy Administration Act

R.S.C., 1985, c. E-6

An Act to provide for charges, compensation and pricing in respect of certain energy sources and for the administration and control of other matters respecting energy sources in Canada


Marginal note:Short title

 This Act may be cited as the Energy Administration Act.

  • 1974-75-76, c. 47, s. 1;
  • 1980-81-82-83, c. 114, s. 2.


Marginal note:Definitions
  •  (1) In this Act,


    « Office »

    “Board”, except in Division II of Part VII, means the National Energy Board;


    « gaz »

    “gas” means any hydrocarbon or mixture of hydrocarbons that, at a temperature of 15°C and a pressure of 101.325 kPa, is in a gaseous state;


    « hydrocarbure »

    “hydrocarbon” does not include coal;


    « ministre »

    “Minister” means the Minister of Natural Resources;

    “natural reservoir in Canada”

    « réservoir naturel au Canada »

    “natural reservoir in Canada” includes a natural reservoir situated in the offshore area as defined in section 20;


    « pétrole »

    “oil” means any hydrocarbon or mixture of hydrocarbons other than gas and includes an oil product;

    “oil product”

    « produit pétrolier »

    “oil product” means any product designated as an oil product by regulations made under section 15.

  • Marginal note:Adoption of Excise Tax Act preserved from 1985 amendments

    (2) Any reference in subsection 10(2), section 13, subsection 60(2) or section 63 to the Excise Tax Act or a provision thereof shall be construed as a reference to the Excise Tax Act or the provision thereof, as it read immediately before the first day of the second month following the month during which an Act entitled An Act to amend the Excise Tax Act and the Excise Act and to amend other Acts in consequence thereof, chapter 7 of the 2nd Supplement to the Revised Statutes of Canada, was assented to.

  • R.S., 1985, c. E-6, s. 2;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 7 (2nd Supp.), s. 70;
  • 1994, c. 41, s. 20.