Canadian Navigable Waters Act
Marginal note:Amendment of approval
7 (1) The Minister may amend an approval by amending or revoking any term or condition of the approval.
Marginal note:Other amendment of approval
(2) The Minister may otherwise amend the approval, including by adding terms and conditions, only if he or she is satisfied that
(a) the work that is the subject of the approval interferes more with navigation at the time in question than it did when the approval was issued;
(b) the work causes or is likely to cause a serious and imminent danger to navigation; or
(c) the amendment of the approval is in the public interest.
Marginal note:Suspension or cancellation
(3) The Minister may suspend or cancel an approval if he or she considers that
(a) the owner has not complied with the approval;
(b) the approval was obtained by a fraudulent or improper means or by the misrepresentation of a material fact;
(c) the owner has not paid a fine or penalty imposed under this Act;
(d) the owner has contravened this Act; or
(e) the suspension or cancellation is in the public interest, including by reason of the record of compliance of the owner under this Act.
- R.S., 1985, c. N-22, s. 7
- 2009, c. 2, s. 323
- 2012, c. 31, s. 318
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