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Fisheries Act

Version of section 21 from 2013-11-25 to 2020-11-02:

Marginal note:Devices to prevent escape of fish

  •  (1) The Minister may authorize the installation and maintenance of fish guards, screens, coverings, netting or other devices in waters to prevent fish held for breeding from escaping or for any other purpose that the Minister considers to be in the public interest.

  • Marginal note:Removal

    (2) No person shall damage, remove or authorize the removal of such a fish guard, screen, covering, netting or other device, unless they are authorized to do so by the Minister.

  • R.S., 1985, c. F-14, s. 21
  • 2012, c. 19, s. 136
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