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Canada Shipping Act, 2001

Version of section 153 from 2005-10-05 to 2019-07-29:

Marginal note:Definitions

 The definitions in this section apply in this Part.


Minister means the Minister of Transport. (ministre)


wreck includes

  • (a) jetsam, flotsam, lagan and derelict and any other thing that was part of or was on a vessel wrecked, stranded or in distress; and

  • (b) aircraft wrecked in waters and anything that was part of or was on an aircraft wrecked, stranded or in distress in waters. (épave)

  • 2001, c. 26, s. 153
  • 2005, c. 29, s. 19

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