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House Government Bill
37th Parliament, 1st Session
January 29, 2001 - September 16, 2002
Text of the Bill
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An Act respecting shipping and navigation and to amend the Shipping Conferences Exemption Act, 1987 and other Acts
Short Title
Canada Shipping Act, 2001
Statute of Canada
2001, c. 26
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2001-11-01)
Progress: Royal Assent
Coming Into Force
334. (1) The provisions of this Act, other than sections 319 and 322 to 332, come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

(2) Sections 325 to 330 come into force on the ninetieth day after this Act is assented to.

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes July 1, 2007 as the day on which

(a) the Canada Shipping Act is repealed; and

(b) sections 1 to 270, subsections 271(1) and (3) and sections 272 to 318, 321 and 333 of the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 come into force.


The information on this page is current as of   August 23, 2019

The coming into force provisions in LEGISinfo are excerpted from the text of the bill as introduced and given first reading. The information is not updated to reflect amendments made to bills during the legislative process. Where an Act comes into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council, additional dates of commencement are added once an order is issued. Where an Act or a provision thereof is silent as to its commencement, it comes into force on the day it receives Royal Assent.

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