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www.gov.ns.ca/JUST/REGULATIONS/regs/envactiv.htm#TOC1_1

These Regulations, created under the Nova Scotia Environment Act, classify bodies of water, pesticides, municipal wastes, dangerous goods, and industrial materials as they apply under the Act

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nslegislature.ca/sites/default/files/legc/statutes/beaches.h...

This Act was created to provide for the protection of beaches and associated dune systems, provide for the regulation and enforcement of land-use activities on beaches, and to control recreation and uses of beaches that can harm the beaches and dune syste ...

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nslegislature.ca/legc/bills/58th_2nd/3rd_read/b078.htm

A provincial law that facilitates the creation of a voluntary legal agreement between a landowner and another eligible body in order to limit the use of land in order to protect ts conservation values.

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www.gov.ns.ca/legislature/legc/statutes/consease.htm

A conservation easement is an agreement between a land owner and an eligible body that grants rights or imposes obligations on the easement holder, owner, or both for the purpose of protecting, restoring or enhancing the land. This is a useful tool for pr ...

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nslegislature.ca/sites/default/files/legc/statutes/crownlan....

This Act identifies provincial policies for the development of Crown land in Nova Scotia. It sets out requirementns for certain forest management techniques, including consideration of the impact development has on wildlife and outdoor recreation in the p ...

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novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/pippanuk.htm

These Regulations, created under the Nova Scotia Pipeline Act, grant jurisdiction over management of the pipeline for the Deep Panuke Project to the National Energy Board.

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novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/coedesig.htm

Regulations made under Nova Scotia's Conservation Easements Act to define the term "eligible bodies", referenced in Section 16 of that Act.

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www.gov.ns.ca/legislature/legc/statutes/endspec.htm

This Act exists to protect, designate, recover, and conserve species at risk in Nova Scotia. It also seeks to protect their habitats.

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www.gov.ns.ca/legislature/legc/statutes/exproprn.htm

This Act exists to ensure that every person in Nova Scotia whose land is expropriated is compensated. 

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www.gov.ns.ca/JUST/REGULATIONS/regs/exproreg.htm

These Regulations set out procedures for expropriation by the Government of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Power, Maritime Telegraph and Telephone Co., the Halifax-Dartmouth Bridge Commission, Municipalities, the Halifax Public Service Commission, or any corpor ...

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novascotia.ca/nse/dept/foipop.asp

Nova Scotia's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act is legislation that creates a right of public access to provincial government records.

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gov.ns.ca/just/regulations/regs/foiregs.htm

These regulations correspond to Nova Scotia's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Among other things, they outline procedures for requesting information under the Act and designate fees for applications.

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novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/ercgas.htm

These Regulations, created under the Nova Scotia Energy Resources Conservation Act and the Pipeline Act, establish administration procedures for the construction of gas plant facilities, as well as the terms and conditions of granted licences.

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novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/pipland.htm

These Regulations, created under the Nova Scotia Pipeline Act, describe the responsibilities that the holder of a licence under the Act owes to a landowner, as well as the notices that a licencee is required to give to a landowner.

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www.gov.ns.ca/JUST/REGULATIONS/regs/urbmungv.htm

These Rules exist under section 12 of Nova Scotia's Utility and Review Board Act. They apply to appeals and applications under the Municipal Government Act and include forms for Planning Appeals (Forms A and B).

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nslegislature.ca/legc/bills/62nd_2nd/1st_read/b149.htm

This Act promotes responsible and sustainable mineral resource development. It provides an administrative framework, encourages exploration, and details information with respect to titles, declaration, and assertion of claims.

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www.gov.ns.ca/legislature/legc/statutes/provpark.htm

This Act governs the development and operation of provincial parks in Nova Scotia. Among other things, it aims to provide opportunities for recreational activities and preserve significant elements of the natural environment in the province.

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www.gov.ns.ca/JUST/REGULATIONS/regs/mgsubdiv.htm

These Regulations exist under section 270 of Nova Scotia's Municipal Government Act. Subdivision approval is given pursuant to the municipal subdivision by-law and not these Provincial Subdivision Regulations. However, the Regulations lay out the requirem ...

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www.gov.ns.ca/JUST/REGULATIONS/regs/envsolid.htm

These Regulations under Nova Scotia's Environment Act govern the management of solid waste in Nova Scotia.

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nslegislature.ca/sites/default/files/legc/statutes/specplac....

This Act provides for the preservation, regulation, and study of archaeological, historical, paleontological, and ecological sites in Nova Scotia.

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