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Order Designating the Minister of the Environment as the Minister Responsible for the Administration and Enforcement of Subsections 36(3) to (6) of the Fisheries Act

SI/2014-21

FISHERIES ACT

Registration 2014-03-12

Order Designating the Minister of the Environment as the Minister Responsible for the Administration and Enforcement of Subsections 36(3) to (6) of the Fisheries Act

P.C. 2014-196 2014-02-28

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to section 43.2Footnote a of the Fisheries ActFootnote b, makes the annexed Order Designating the Minister of the Environment as the Minister Responsible for the Administration and Enforcement of Subsections 36(3) to (6) of the Fisheries Act.

Definition of Act

 In this Order, Act means the Fisheries Act.

Marginal note:Designation

 The Minister of the Environment is designated as the Minister responsible for the administration and enforcement of subsections 36(3) to (6) of the Act for all purposes and subject-matters, except the following:

  • (a) the construction, operation, modification and decommissioning of, and other activity in relation to, an aquaculture facility, and any resulting effects of those activities on the waters frequented by fish; and

  • (b) the control or eradication of any aquatic invasive species or aquatic species that constitute a pest to the fisheries.

Marginal note:Reference to Minister

 For the purposes of administering and enforcing subsections 36(3) to (6) of the Act, for the purposes and in relation to the subject-matters set out in section 2, any reference to the Minister in the following provisions of the Act is a reference to the Minister of the Environment:

  • (a) subsections 4.1(1), (3) and (4);

  • (b) subsection 4.2(4);

  • (c) sections 4.3 and 4.4;

  • (d) subsections 5(1) and (2);

  • (e) paragraph 37(1)(b), subsections 37(1.1) and (2), paragraphs 37(3)(a) and (b) and subsections 37(4) and (5);

  • (f) subsections 38(1) and (2);

  • (g) paragraphs 40(3)(a.1) and (d);

  • (h) subsection 42.1(1);

  • (i) subsections 71(2) to (4);

  • (j) subsection 71.1(1);

  • (k) section 73;

  • (l) subsection 75(3);

  • (m) section 76;

  • (n) paragraphs 79.2(d) and (h);

  • (o) subsections 79.4(2) and (3);

  • (p) paragraph 79.7(4)(b);

  • (q) subsections 89(1) to (3); and

  • (r) section 91.

 
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