Public Ports and Public Port Facilities Regulations (SOR/2001-154)

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Public Ports and Public Port Facilities Regulations

SOR/2001-154

CANADA MARINE ACT

Registration 2001-04-26

Public Ports and Public Port Facilities Regulations

P.C. 2001-701 2001-04-26

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Transport, pursuant to subsections 65(1), (4) and (6) of the Canada Marine ActFootnote a, hereby makes the annexed Public Ports and Public Port Facilities Regulations.

PART 1PUBLIC PORTS

Designation of Public Ports

 The ports set out in Schedule 1 are designated as public ports and have the limits set out in that Schedule.

Repeal of Designation of Certain Public Ports

  •  (1) The designation under section 1 of a public port set out in Schedule 2 is repealed, effective on the day on which the entire public port facility at the port or the last part of it is transferred to a person or body by Her Majesty in Right of Canada as represented by the Minister of Transport.

  • (2) [Repealed, SOR/2002-358, s. 1]

  • SOR/2002-358, s. 1.
  •  (1) The designation under section 1 of a public port set out in Schedule 3 is repealed effective on the day on which the bed of the navigable waters at the port that is owned by Her Majesty in Right of Canada, or the last part of it, or, if applicable, the day on which the entire public port facility at the port, or the last part of it, is transferred to a person or body by Her Majesty in Right of Canada as represented by the Minister of Transport, whichever is later.

  • (2) [Repealed, SOR/2002-358, s. 2]

  • SOR/2002-358, s. 2.

 The designation of Esquimalt as a public port under section 1 is repealed.

  • SOR/2005-74, s. 1.

 The designation of Nanoose Bay as a public port under section 1 is repealed.

  • SOR/2005-74, s. 1.

PART 2PUBLIC PORT FACILITIES

[4 to 10 reserved]

PART 3OPERATIONS

Interpretation

 The definitions in this section apply in this Part.

“Act”

“Act” means the Canada Marine Act. (Loi)

“dangerous goods”

“dangerous goods” has the meaning assigned in section 2 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act, 1992. (marchandises dangereuses)

“designated area”

“designated area” means an area designated by a port official in respect of an activity set out in column 1 of Schedule 4. (endroit désigné)

“fee”

“fee” means a fee fixed under subsection 67(1) of the Canada Marine Act or accepted by the Minister under section 68 of that Act. (droit)

“floating structure”

“floating structure” means any type of floathome, houseboat, ship, work or other type of floating craft that is used for residential or commercial purposes. (construction flottante)

“hot work”

“hot work” means any work that uses flame or that can produce a source of ignition, such as heating, cutting or welding. (travail à chaud)

“port official”

“port official” means, with respect to a public port or a public port facility, a representative of the Department of Transport, or a wharfinger or harbour master appointed under section 69 of the Act. (responsable de port)

  • SOR/2002-121, s. 1;
  • SOR/2004-254, s. 1.