National Energy Board Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. N-7)

Act current to 2017-12-11 and last amended on 2016-06-19. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Appeal to Federal Court of Appeal
  •  (1) An appeal lies from a decision or order of the Board to the Federal Court of Appeal on a question of law or of jurisdiction, after leave to appeal is obtained from that Court.

  • Marginal note:Application for leave to appeal

    (1.1) An application for leave to appeal must be made within thirty days after the release of the decision or order sought to be appealed from or within such further time as a judge of that Court under special circumstances allows.

  • Marginal note:Entry of appeal

    (2) No appeal lies after leave has been obtained under subsection (1) unless it is entered in the Federal Court of Appeal within sixty days from the making of the order granting leave to appeal.

  • Marginal note:Board may be heard

    (3) The Board is entitled to be heard by counsel or otherwise on the argument of an appeal.

  • Marginal note:Report not decision or order

    (4) For greater certainty, for the purpose of this section, no report submitted by the Board under section 52 or 53 — or under section 29 or 30 of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012 — and no part of any such report, is a decision or order of the Board.

  • R.S., 1985, c. N-7, s. 22;
  • 1990, c. 7, s. 11;
  • 2012, c. 19, s. 80.
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