Energy Supplies Emergency Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. E-9)

Act current to 2014-06-12 and last amended on 2012-03-16. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Regulating imports
  •  (1) Where the Governor in Council considers it expedient to do so, he may order the Board to regulate the importation of any controlled product into Canada indefinitely or for such period as may be specified in the order.

  • Marginal note:Regulations

    (2) For the purpose of carrying out an order under subsection (1), the Board may make regulations

    • (a) respecting the quantities and qualities of any controlled product imported or to be imported during such periods as may be prescribed by the Board;

    • (b) respecting the storage of imported supplies of any controlled product in market areas; and

    • (c) respecting such other matters or things in relation to the importation of the controlled product as may be necessary to support a mandatory allocation program for the controlled product.

  • Marginal note:Consultation with National Energy Board

    (3) Before making regulations under this section, the Board shall consult with the National Energy Board to determine the extent to which that Board is regulating the importation of the controlled product in respect of which regulations are to be made under this section.

  • 1978-79, c. 17, s. 17.
Marginal note:Regulating exports
  •  (1) Where the Governor in Council considers it expedient to do so, he may order the Board to regulate the export of any controlled product indefinitely or for such period as may be specified in the order.

  • Marginal note:Regulations

    (2) For the purpose of carrying out an order under subsection (1), the Board may make regulations

    • (a) respecting the quantities and qualities of any controlled product to be exported during such period as may be prescribed by the Board; and

    • (b) respecting such other matters or things in relation to the export of the controlled product as may be necessary to support a mandatory allocation program for the controlled product.

  • Marginal note:Consultation

    (3) Before making regulations under this section, the Board shall consult with the National Energy Board to determine the extent to which that latter Board is then regulating the export of the controlled product in respect of which regulations are to be made under this section.

  • 1978-79, c. 17, s. 18.
Marginal note:Conflict

 Where there is a conflict between any regulation made under this Act and any provision of the National Energy Board Act or any regulation made thereunder, the regulation under this Act prevails.

  • 1978-79, c. 17, s. 18.

PART IIRATIONING OF CONTROLLED PRODUCTS

Marginal note:Consumer and other rationing
  •  (1) Where the Governor in Council considers that the available supplies of a controlled product are or are likely to be in such short supply as to cause the mandatory allocation program to fail unless additional measures are taken, the Governor in Council may order the Board to extend the mandatory allocation program in respect of that controlled product by converting it into a program requiring that the purchase and sale of the controlled product at any or all levels, including the level of the final consumer or user, be made in such quantities, by such persons and for such uses as may be authorized by the Board on documentary evidence issued by the Board.

  • (2) [Repealed, R.S., 1985, c. 22 (4th Supp.), s. 70]

  • R.S., 1985, c. E-9, s. 29;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 22 (4th Supp.), s. 70.