Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (2001, c. 26)

Content last updated 2015.07.01

Summary Description

An Act respecting shipping and navigation and to amend the Shipping Conferences Exemption Act, 1987 and other Acts.

Administration: Minister of Transport (except Part 5); Minister of Fisheries and Oceans (Part 5)

Statutory Text

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Consolidated text

Regulations and Orders Pursuant to the Act

Other Related Acts and Regulations

Bills (specific to the act)

Links to Bills are directed to the Parliament of Canada LEGISinfo website (http://www.parl.gc.ca/LEGISINFO/index.asp).

41st Parliament - 2nd Session
(October 16, 2013 - )

C-47: Miscellaneous Statute Law Amendment Act, 2014

Canada Gazette Part III, Vol. 38, No. 1 – May 7, 2015
Miscellaneous Statute Law Amendment Act, 2014
(Bill C-47, chapter 3, 2015)

Canada Gazette Part I, Vol. 149, No. 11, March 14, 2015
Royal Assent - An Act to correct certain anomalies, inconsistencies and errors and to deal with other matters of a non-controversial and uncomplicated nature in the Statutes of Canada and to repeal certain provisions that have expired, lapsed or otherwise ceased to have effect
(Bill C-47, chapter 3, 2015)

C-3: Safeguarding Canada's Seas and Skies Act

Canada Gazette Part III, Vol. 37, No. 3, February 17, 2015
Safeguarding Canada's Seas and Skies Act
(Bill C-3, chapter 29, 2014)

Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 148, No. 51 — December 20, 2014
Royal Assent - An Act to enact the Aviation Industry Indemnity Act, to amend the Aeronautics Act, the Canada Marine Act, the Marine Liability Act and the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 and to make consequential amendments to other Acts
(Bill C-3, chapter 29, 2014)

Regulatory Initiatives (specific to the act)

Depending on the date, amendments listed may not yet be included in the consolidated text.

Regulations Amending Certain Department of Transport Regulations Concerning Marine Safety and Security (Miscellaneous Program)

Canada Gazette, Part II, Vol. 149, No. 13 – July 1, 2015
Regulations Amending Certain Department of Transport Regulations Concerning Marine Safety and Security (Miscellaneous Program)
SOR/2015-161 June 17, 2015
Comes into force on June 17, 2015

Regulations Amending the Vessel Operation Restriction Regulations

Canada Gazette, Part II, Vol. 149, No. 12 – June 17, 2015
Regulations Amending the Vessel Operation Restriction Regulations
SOR/2015-123 May 29, 2015
Comes into force on May 29, 2015

Regulations Amending the Vessels Registry Fees Tariff and the Vessel Registration and Tonnage Regulation

Canada Gazette, Part II, Vol. 149, No. 10 – May 20, 2015
Regulations Amending the Vessels Registry Fees Tariff and the Vessel Registration and Tonnage Regulations
SOR/2015-99 May 1, 2015
Comes into force on May 1, 2015

Regulations Amending the Vessel Operation Restriction Regulations

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 148, No. 21 — October 8, 2014
Regulations Amending the Vessel Operation Restriction Regulations
SOR/2014-210 September 19, 2014
Comes into force September 19, 2014.

Regulations Amending the Collision Regulations

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 148, No. 4 — February 12, 2014
Regulations Amending the Collision Regulations
SOR/2014-17 January 29, 2014
Comes into force January 29, 2014.

Regulations Amending Certain Department of Transport Regulations (Miscellaneous Program)

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 147, No. 26 — December 18, 2013
Regulations Amending Certain Department of Transport Regulations (Miscellaneous Program)
SOR/2013-235 December 6, 2013
Comes into force December 6, 2013.

Regulations Amending the Competency of Operators of Pleasure Craft Regulations

Canada Gazette Part Ⅱ, Vol. 147, No. 26 — December 18, 2013
Regulations Amending the Competency of Operators of Pleasure Craft Regulations
SOR/2013-234 December 6, 2013
Comes into force December 6, 2013.

Government Notices (specific to the act)

No recent notices.

 

News Releases / Media Advisories

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