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National Energy Board Act

Version of section 123 from 2002-12-31 to 2004-12-14:

Marginal note:Definitions

 In this Part,

designated oil or gas

pétrole ou gaz désigné

designated oil or gas means oil or gas, or both, or any quality or kind thereof, that is the subject of an order made pursuant to subsection 124(1); (pétrole ou gaz désigné)

designated province or area

région désignée

designated province or area means a province or the offshore area or both, as referred to in an order made pursuant to subsection 124(1); (région désignée)



movement, in respect of oil or gas, excludes an export thereof; (acheminement)

offshore area

zone extracôtière

offshore area means Sable Island or any area of land not within a province that belongs to Her Majesty in right of Canada or in respect of which Her Majesty in right of Canada has the right to dispose of or exploit the natural resources and that is situated in submarine areas in the internal waters of Canada, the territorial sea of Canada or the continental shelf of Canada. (zone extracôtière)

  • R.S., 1985, c. N-7, s. 123
  • 1996, c. 31, s. 91
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