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Canada Marine Act Review

Canada Marine Act Review Submission of the Western Provinces 2002

The federal Minister of Transport is required, by virtue of section 144 of the Canada Marine Act, to complete a review of the "provisions and operations" of the Act during the fifth year after it received Royal Assent.  Thus, on May 26, 2002, the Honourable David Collenette announced a review.  The review is to be completed by June 2003.  The four Western Provinces worked together in the fall of 2002 to prepare a joint CMA Review response.  

     CMA Review Submission of the Western Provinces 2002 (pdf 132 KB)


Readers are encouraged to contact Alberta Transportation with their questions or comments: 

Alan Windhorst
Manager, Rail/Intermodal & Marine
Freight Transportation & Trade
Tel: (780) 415-8937
Fax: (780) 422-1070
E-mail alan.windhorst@gov.ab.ca


On June 4, 2003, the federal Transport Minister announced the completion of the report on the review of the Canada Marine Act in the House of Commons.  More information about the Canada Marine Act are available at http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/acts-regulations/acts-1998c10.htm

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