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Canadian Navigable Waters Act

Version of section 14 from 2009-03-12 to 2014-03-31:

Definition of owner

  •  (1) In this Part, owner means the registered or other owner at the time any wreck, obstruction or obstacle referred to in this Part was occasioned, and includes a subsequent purchaser.

  • Marginal note:Interpretation

    (2) A reference to a thing in sections 15 to 18 and 20, with respect to a thing that is or is likely to become an obstruction or obstacle to navigation, does not include a reference to a thing of natural origin unless the obstruction or obstacle, or likely obstruction or obstacle, is caused by a person.

  • R.S., 1985, c. N-22, s. 14
  • 2009, c. 2, s. 330
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