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National Historic Parks General Regulations

Version of section 28 from 2006-03-22 to 2011-09-29:

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (4), no person shall, except in accordance with a permit issued pursuant to subsection (2), have in his possession, store or use any explosive or bring any explosive into a Park.

  • (2) A Superintendent may issue a permit authorizing a person described in subsection (3) to have in his possession, store or use any explosive in a Park, where that person is authorized under the Explosives Act to have in his possession, store, use, make, manufacture or sell such an explosive in any other part of Canada.

  • (3) A permit referred to in subsection (2) may be issued to the following persons:

    • (a) a person engaged in construction or demolition work who requires the explosive for his work;

    • (b) a person representing an organization retained by written agreement with the Director to present a reenactment of a historic event or other program for the education or entertainment of the public; and

    • (c) a person in the employ of Her Majesty in right of Canada whose duties include the presentation of programs for the education or entertainment of the public.

  • (4) Notwithstanding subsection (1), any person may

    • (a) transport explosives through a Park in accordance with the Explosives Act or any provincial regulation respecting explosives; or

    • (b) possess flares or fuses for use as safety equipment for motor vehicles, trains or boats in accordance with any federal or provincial requirements.

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