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Fisheries Act

Version of section 2.1 from 2019-06-21 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Purpose of Act

 The purpose of this Act is to provide a framework for

  • (a) the proper management and control of fisheries; and

  • (b) the conservation and protection of fish and fish habitat, including by preventing pollution.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 35 (1st Supp.), ss. 2, 6
  • 2019, c. 14, s. 3

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