NWPA

(redirected from Navigable Waters Protection Act)
AcronymDefinition
NWPANetWare Peripheral Architecture
NWPANorthwest Pennsylvania
NWPANuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982
NWPANavigable Waters Protection Act (Canada)
NWPAPacific Northwest Electric Power Planning and Conservation Act
NWPANorth Wales Police Authority (UK)
NWPANorthwest Wood Products Association (Bend, OR)
NWPANorthwest Pinzgauer Association
NWPANational Waste Policy Act of 1982
NWPANilgiri-Wynaad Planters' Association
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Trudeau promised to bring back the powers of the Fisheries Act, the Navigable Waters Protection Act and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, but so far he has just held consultations.
In addition, Alderon is pleased to confirm that following the release of the Kami Project from the Federal and Provincial Environmental Assessment Process, it has received the federal Navigable Waters Protection Act Approval pursuant to subsections 5(1) and (3) of the Navigable Waters Protection Act and the federal Fisheries Act Authorization pursuant to Sections 35(2)(b) of the Fisheries Act.
A generation later, the federal government's 2012 budget overhauled the Navigable Waters Protection Act, rendering the Supreme Court's ruling on the issue moot.
The existing laws explicitly targeted in the letter are the National Energy Board Act, the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, the Fisheries Act, the Navigable Waters Protection Act, the Species at Risk Act, and the Migratory Birds Convention Act.
Bill C-45, the 2012 omnibus bill removes many bodies of water from consideration under the Navigable Waters Protection Act.
The challenge is specifically focused on the environmental aspects of the bills, which include amendments to the Fisheries Act, the Environmental Protection Act and the Navigable Waters Protection Act, and the government's lack of consultation in these areas.
After quietly gutting the Navigable Waters Protection Act, the Harper government now proposes to dismantle the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act as well as the Fisheries Act, Canada's strongest and last remaining water safeguard.
Legally binding timelines will be set for key regulatory permitting processes, including the Fisheries Act, the Species at Risk Act, the Navigable Waters Protection Act, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, and the Nuclear Safety and Control Act.
The Senate Energy and Environment Committee tabled its report on the Navigable Waters Protection Act.
If pending amendments to the federal Navigable Waters Protection Act pass, waterfowl hunters might feel the pain this season.
Amendments to the Navigable Waters Protection Act that will reduce the ability to trigger environmental assessments (EAs) were included in Bill C-10, the government's economic stimulus measures.
Two of Canada's largest pipeline companies, TransCanada and Enbridge, have furiously lobbied Ottawa to weaken the nation's most important environmental laws, including the Fisheries Act and Navigable Waters Protection Act.