Environmental Protection and Enhancement Amendment Act (Unproclaimed)

Link to law: http://www.qp.alberta.ca/1266.cfm?page=0CH12SUPP_UNPR.cfm&leg_type=Acts&isbncln=9780779772582&display=html
Published: 2013-06-17

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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND ENHANCEMENT AMENDMENT ACT ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND ENHANCEMENT AMENDMENT ACT
Chapter 12 (Supp) HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, enacts as follows:
Amends RSA 2000 cE-12
1   The Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act is amended by this Act.
1994 c15 s1
2   Section 39 is amended by adding the following after clause (e):
                                 (f)    “written decision” for the purposes of section 68 means a written decision within the meaning of the regulations.
1994 c15 s17
3   Section 68(4) is repealed and the following is substituted:
(4)  In addition to any other criteria the regulations require the Director to consider in making a decision under this section, where, in the opinion of the Director, the Alberta Energy Regulator or the Natural Resources Conservation Board has made a written decision in respect of the subject‑matter of an approval, the Director
                                             (a)    shall consider that written decision, and
                                             (b)    may consider any evidence that was before the Alberta Energy Regulator or the Natural Resources Conservation Board in relation to that written decision.
1994 c15 s26;2012 cR‑17.3 s89
4   Section 85(1) is amended by adding the following after clause (m):
                                         (m.1)    defining “written decision” for the purposes of section 68;
1994 c15 s30
5   This Act comes into force on Proclamation.
1994 c15 s74