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Canadian Energy Regulator Pipeline Damage Prevention Regulations – Authorizations

Version of section 9 from 2020-03-16 to 2023-01-11:

Marginal note:Authorization for construction of overhead line

  •  (1) For the purposes of subsection 335(1) of the Act, the construction of an overhead line across a pipeline — in an area other than an offshore area — is authorized if the person that intends to construct the overhead line

  • Marginal note:Measures

    (2) Any person that is undertaking the construction of an overhead line across a pipeline must comply with the following measures:

    • (a) construct the overhead line in accordance with any applicable provincial and federal law;

    • (b) if the pipeline is patrolled by aircraft and if the overhead line poses a risk to the aircraft, install and maintain aerial warning devices; and

    • (c) not construct or place any kind of pole, pylon, tower, guy, anchor or supporting structure across, on, along or under the pipeline.

  • SOR/2019-349, s. 8
  • SOR/2019-349, s. 10
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