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laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/a-1/

The Access to Information Act is a federal Act that grants an enforceable right to every Canadian citizen, resident, or company to request and be given access to any record under the control of a federal government institution. Examples of federal gover ...

Category:Legislation

laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/regulations/SOR-83-507/

These regulations correspond to the federal Access to Information Act. Among other things, they set limitations on the production of records under that Act and they provide procedures and fees for information requests.

Category:Legislation

www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/2006/2006nssc211/2006nssc211.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. Ms. Acheson and Mr. DeWolfe’s property bordered a body of water called the Marshall Flowage. To prevent flooding on their property, they constructed an infill and a rock wall to create a barrier be ...

Category:Case Law

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

Category:Legislation

www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/legislation/agricultural-crop-r...

This Act regulates management practices including soil conservation and nutrient management practices applied to land intended or used for growing. The purposes of this Act are: to maintain and improve surface water quality by reducing runoff and soil ero ...

Category:Legislation

novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/envairqt.htm#TOC1_1

This regulation was made under the Environment Act (S.N.S. 1994-95, c. 1), and puts forward offences, limits, emission caps, reports, and ministerial duties as it pertains to air pollutants for the province of Nova Scotia.

Category:Legislation

www.canlii.org/en/nl/nlsctd/doc/2002/2002canlii45645/2002can...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Trial Division). Ms. Allen applied for summary judgment and requested the Court to stop the Town of Conception Bay South from enforcing a land-use regulation that, according to her, c ...

Category:Case Law

www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/2002/2002nssc149/2002nssc149.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. The Municipality of the County of Annapolis requested that the Court order an injunction against Mr. Hankinson and Dexter Construction Company Limited ("Dexter") to prevent them from continuing to ...

Category:Case Law

beta.canlii.org/en/ns/laws/regu/ns-reg-48-95/latest/ns-reg-4...

These Reguations detail the process by which professional agents must create and submit applications to determine whether the impact on the environment of their activity conforms with regulations under Nova Scotia's Environment Act.

Category:Legislation

www.canlii.org/en/nb/laws/stat/snb-1988-c-a-9.2/53771/

This Act aims to encourage, promote, and implement programs that will establish or develop fisheries and aquaculture in New Brunswick, and it empowers the Government of New Brunswick to develop objectives and standards for the protection and use of fisher ...

Category:Legislation

This presentation for the 2010 ECELAW Summary Series looks at how one can ensure that an aquaculture operation is not having a negative impact on water quality. It starts out by examining the aquaculture industry and the controversy over it, as well as it ...

Category:Publications

www.canlii.org/en/nb/nbqb/doc/1992/1992canlii8438/1992canlii...

This case was heard in the New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench (Trial Division). Archway Holdings Limited operated an Esso service station, car wash, and convenience store in Riverview, New Brunswick. One morning, “noxious vapours” were reported near th ...

Category:Case Law

www.canlii.org/en/ca/laws/regu/sor-86-21/latest/sor-86-21.ht...

These Regulations under the federal Fisheries Act provide for fisheries registrations and address pelagics, shellfish, salmon, groundfish, marine plans, and tuna.

Category:Legislation

www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/1997/1997canlii11497/1997canli...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. In 1996, the Province of Nova Scotia negotiated an agreement with a number of companies to build a toll highway. Relying on Nova Scotia’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the H ...

Category:Case Law

The Government of New Brunswick, the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Government of Nova Scotia, and the Government of Prince Edward Island agree to cooperate on the development of the aquaculture sector. The Parties seek to promote sustainabl ...

Category:Publications

www.canlii.org/en/ns/nsca/doc/1976/1976canlii1233/1976canlii...

This case was heard in the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal. The Bedford Service Commission and an individual, Ms. Cunningham, acting on behalf of all real property owners within the Bedford district, initiated legal proceedings against the Attorney-General o ...

Category:Case Law

www.canlii.org/en/ca/laws/stat/rsc-1985-c-a-17/latest/rsc-19...

This federal Act pertains to the office of the Auditor General of Canada and the promotion of sustainable development monitoring and reporting. Specifically, the Act puts forward the duties and powers of the office of the Auditor General, and it also defi ...

Category:Legislation