Migratory Birds Convention Act, 1994
Marginal note:Civil remedies not affected
17.1 (1) No civil remedy for any conduct is suspended or affected by reason only that the conduct is an offence under this Act.
Marginal note:Remedies not repealed, etc.
(2) Nothing in this Act repeals, removes or reduces any remedy available under a law in force in Canada.
Marginal note:Damages caused by vessel
(3) A court shall not order an offender to pay compensation to the Minister or a government under paragraph 16(1)(d) or to a person under subsection 16(2) in connection with damage caused by a vessel if the Minister, government or person may make a claim for compensation for the damage under the Marine Liability Act or the Arctic Waters Pollution Prevention Act.
- 2005, c. 23, s. 14
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