Regulations Amending the Canada – Nova Scotia Offshore Marine Installations and Structures Transitional Regulations

 
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Vol. 151, No. 12 — June 14, 2017

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SOR/2017-117 June 2, 2017

CANADA-NOVA SCOTIA OFFSHORE PETROLEUM RESOURCES ACCORD IMPLEMENTATION ACT

Regulations Amending the Canada – Nova Scotia Offshore Marine Installations and Structures Transitional Regulations

P.C. 2017-576 June 2, 2017

Whereas, pursuant to subsection 210.127(1)

(see footnote a) of the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act

(see footnote b), a copy of the proposed Regulations Amending the Canada – Nova Scotia Offshore Marine Installations and Structures Transitional Regulations, substantially in the annexed form, was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I, on December 31, 2016 and a reasonable opportunity was given to interested persons to make representations to the Minister of Natural Resources with respect to the proposed Regulations;

And whereas the Minister of Natural Resources, pursuant to subsection 6(2)

(see footnote c) of that Act, has consulted the minister of the Government of Nova Scotia who is responsible for occupational health and safety with respect to the proposed Regulations and that minister has approved the making of those Regulations;

Therefore, His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Natural Resources and the Minister of Labour, pursuant to section 210.126 (see footnote d) of the Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act (see footnote e), makes the annexed Regulations Amending the Canada – Nova Scotia Offshore Marine Installations and Structures Transitional Regulations.

Regulations Amending the Canada – Nova Scotia Offshore Marine Installations and Structures Transitional Regulations

Amendments

1 The Canada – Nova Scotia Offshore Marine Installations and Structures Transitional Regulations (see footnote 1) are amended by adding the following after section 1:

Reference

1.1 In these Regulations, any reference to a standard is to be read as a reference to the most recent version of that standard.

2 Section 2 of the Regulations and the heading after it are replaced by the following:

2 (1) The operator must provide immersion suits that conform to the Canadian General Standards Board Standard CAN/CGSB-65.16, Immersion Suit Systems as follows:

  • (a) in the case of a workplace that is a manned installation, a number of immersion suits equal to twice the total number of persons on board at any one time, stowed such that they are readily available...
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