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Canadian Navigable Waters Act

Version of section 22 from 2014-04-01 to 2019-08-27:

Marginal note:Throwing or depositing stone, etc., prohibited

 No person shall throw or deposit or cause, suffer or permit to be thrown or deposited any stone, gravel, earth, cinders, ashes or other material or rubbish that is liable to sink to the bottom in any water, any part of which is navigable or flows into any navigable water, where there is not a minimum depth of 36 metres of water at all times, but nothing in this section shall be construed so as to permit the throwing or depositing of any substance in any part of a navigable water if it is prohibited by or under any other federal Act.

  • R.S., 1985, c. N-22, s. 22
  • 2012, c. 31, s. 321

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