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Canadian Energy Regulator Pipeline Damage Prevention Regulations – Obligations of Pipeline Companies

Version of section 1 from 2016-06-19 to 2020-03-15:

Marginal note:Definitions

 The following definitions apply in these Regulations.


authorization means the authorization referred to in subsection 112(1) or paragraph 112(2)(a) of the National Energy Board Act. (autorisation)


facility means any structure, highway, private road, railway, irrigation ditch, drain, drainage system, sewer, dike, telephone line, telegraph line, telecommunication line, line for the transmission of electricity or pipe for the transmission of hydrocarbons or any other substance. (installation)


pipe means a pipe that is part of a pipeline and that is used or is to be used for the transmission of hydrocarbons or any other commodity. (conduite)

prescribed area

prescribed area has the meaning assigned by section 2 of the National Energy Board Pipeline Damage Prevention Regulations – Authorizations. (zone réglementaire)

working day

working day means any day that is not a Saturday or a Sunday or other holiday. (jour ouvrable)

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