Current Regulations

Amendments to Regulations under Subsection 93(1) of CEPA, 1999 (SOR/2000-102)

The purpose of the Regulations is to ensure that existing regulations under the Canadian Environment Protection Act are consistent with the new Canadian Environment Protection Act, 1999. All of the amendments being put forward are of a technical nature, and do not include any substantive changes to The Regulations. The Regulations are being made to harmonize the wording in The Regulations with the terminology and scheme of the new Act. the following regulations included in this submission are as follows: Chlor-Alkali Mercury Release Regulations, Asbestos Mines and Mills Release Regulations, Chlorobiphenyls Regulations, Secondary Lead Smelter Release Regulations, Contaminated Fuel Regulations, Pulp and Paper Mill Effluent Chlorinated Dioxins and Furans Regulations, Pulp and Paper Mill Defoamer and Wood Chip Regulations, Storage of PCB Material Regulations, Vinyl Chloride Release Regulations, 1992, Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulations, Benzene in Gasoline Regulations, Ozone-depleting Substances Regulations, 1998.

Contact Information:

Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Environment and Climate Change Canada
351 Saint-Joseph Boulevard
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0H3
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Publication Information:

Canada Gazette Date published Volume and number
Part 1: 1999-11-06 Vol. 133, No. 45
Part 2: 2000-03-29 Vol. 134, No. 7

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