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42nd Parliament, 1st Session
December 3, 2015 - September 11, 2019
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An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation Protection Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts
Statute of Canada
2019, c. 28
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2019-06-21)
Progress: Royal Assent
Further Reading
Reading List
  • Canada's Climate Change Mitigation Commitments and the Role of the Federal Impact Assessment Act. Flavia Vieira De Castro. Journal of environmental law and practice, Vol.33 (3), p.211-255, 2020
  • Canada's Impact Assessment Act : boon or boondoggle?. Rick Lindgren. The Lawyer's Daily, 2018
  • Drawing lines in the sand : Parliament's jurisdiction to consider upstream and downstream greenhouse gas emissions in interprovincial pipeline project reviews. Nathalie J. Chalifour. Review of Constitutional Studies, 23(1):129-174, 2018
  • Energy projects: boosting investment by reducing uncertaintly . Alexandre Moreau and Germain Belzile. Montreal Economic Institute , October 2018
  • Projets énergétiques : réduire l’incertitude pour relancer l’investissement . Alexandre Moreau et Germain Belzile. Institut économique de Montréal, Octobre 2018
  • Public Interest Versus Indigenous Confidence: Indigenous Engagement, Consultation and "Consideration" in the Impact Assessment Act. David V Wright. Journal of environmental law and practice, Vol.33 (3), p.185-210, 2020
  • The role of science in contemporary Canadian environmental decision making : the example of environmental assessment. Arthur Richard Westwood, Martin Olszynski, Caroline Fox, Adam T. Ford, Aerin L. Jacob, Jonathan W. Moore, Wendy Jill Palen, . University of British Columbia Law Review, 52(1):243-292, January 2019
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