Government of Canada / Gouvernement du Canada
Symbol of the Government of Canada


Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act

Version of section 142.1 from 2002-12-31 to 2013-11-30:

Marginal note:Right of entry

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), any person may, for the purpose of exploring for or exploiting petroleum, enter on and use any portion of the offshore area in order to carry on a work or activity authorized under paragraph 142(1)(b).

  • Marginal note:Restriction

    (2) Where a person occupies a portion of the offshore area under a lawful right or title, other than an authorization under paragraph 142(1)(b) or an interest as defined in Part II, no person may enter on or use that portion for a purpose referred to in subsection (1) without the consent of the occupier or, where consent has been refused, except in accordance with the terms and conditions imposed by a decision of an arbitrator made in accordance with the regulations.

  • 1992, c. 35, s. 96

Date modified: