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Marine Liability and Information Return Regulations

Version of section 1 from 2016-12-02 to 2021-03-31:

Marginal note:Definitions

  •  (1) The following definitions apply in these Regulations.


    Act means the Marine Liability Act. (Loi)


    Administrator means the Administrator of the Ship-source Oil Pollution Fund. (administrateur)


    receive, in respect of contributing oil, means to receive the oil into tankage or storage immediately after carriage by a ship. (recevoir)

  • Marginal note:Interpretation

    (2) For greater certainty, and for the purposes of these Regulations, contributing oil and contributing cargo are considered to be imported by sea or shipped by sea if they have been carried to or from a place that is seaward of a straight line drawn

    • (a) from Cap-des-Rosiers to West Point, Anticosti Island; and

    • (b) from Anticosti Island to the north shore of the St. Lawrence River along the meridian of longitude 63° W.

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