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House Government Bill
39th Parliament, 2nd Session
October 16, 2007 - September 7, 2008
Text of the Bill
C-32
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An Act respecting the sustainable development of Canada's seacoast and inland fisheries
Short Title
Fisheries Act, 2007
Last Stage Completed
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2007-11-29)
Progress: Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons
 
Further Reading
Reading List
  • Canada's marine species at risk: science and law at the helm, but a sea of uncertainties. VanderZwaag, David L. Ocean development and international law, 36:219-50, Sept. 2003
  • Canadian aquaculture and the principles of suustainable development: gauging the law and policy tides and charting a course. VanderZwaag, David L. Queen's law journal, 28:279-334, Fall 2002
  • Incentive-based approaches to sustainable fisheries. Grafton, R. Quentin et al. Canadian journal of fisheries and aquatic sciences, 63:699-710, Mar. 2006
  • Protecting marine biodiversity: a comparison of individual habitat quotas and marine protected areas. Holland, Daniel S. and Kurt E. Schnier. Canadian journal of fisheries and aquatic sciences, 63:1481-95, July 2006
  • Salmon aquaculture in the Pacific Northwest: a global industry with local impacts. Naylor, Rosamond L. Environment, 45:18-32, 34-9, Oct. 2003
  • Slow on the trigger: the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, the Fisheries Act and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act. Kwasniak, Arlene. Dalhousie law journal, 27:347-77, Fall 2004
  • Threat and decline in fishes: an indicator of marine biodiversity. Dulvy, Nicholas K. et al. Canadian journal of fisheries and aquatic sciences, 63:1267-75, June 2006
Party Press Releases
  • NDP calls for changes to the new Fisheries Act
Related Links
  • Nova Scotia Pleased with Proposed Fisheries Act Amendments
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