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Pilotage Act

Version of section 2 from 2007-07-01 to 2019-08-06:

Marginal note:Definitions

 The definitions in this section apply in this Part.


 Authority means a Pilotage Authority established by section 3. (Administration)

Canadian waters

 Canadian waters means the territorial sea of Canada and all internal waters of Canada. (eaux canadiennes)

compulsory pilotage

 compulsory pilotage means, in respect of a ship, the requirement that the ship be under the conduct of a licensed pilot or the holder of a pilotage certificate. (pilotage obligatoire)

compulsory pilotage area

 compulsory pilotage area means an area of water in which ships are subject to compulsory pilotage. (zone de pilotage obligatoire)


 Minister means the Minister of Transport. (ministre)

pilotage certificate

 pilotage certificate means a certificate issued by an Authority under section 22. (certificat de pilotage)

  • R.S., 1985, c. P-14, s. 2
  • 2001, c. 26, s. 316

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