A list of links to on-line articles and documents relevant to Provincial Environmental Legislation in British Columbia is provided below.
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Blakes' 9th Annual Overview of Environmental Law and Regulation in British Columbia - 2004, by Blake, Cassels, and Graydon LLP
Employer Liability For Environmental Offences of Employees, by Douglas R. Thomson, McCarthy TÃ©trault, September 9, 2003
Contaminated Sites Legislation:
Contaminated Sites in British Columbia FAQS, Blake, Cassels & Graydon, May 2003
Enforcement of Environmental Laws in British Columbia FAQs, Blake, Cassels & Graydon, 03/02
Amendments to Contaminated Sites Regulation Establishes New Process for Approvals and Certificates, by Jim Titerle, McCarthy TÃ©trault, October 1999
â€œThe passage of the Contaminated Sites Regulation under the Waste Management Act on April 1, 1997 introduced a new regime for dealing with contaminated sites in British Columbia. After two years of experience with the new regime, the Ministry of Environment, Lands and Parks is in the process of carrying out a comprehensive review of the Contaminated Sites Regulation.â€�
Contaminated Sites: Reducing the Risk, Ladner Downs Environmental Law Bulletin, June 1999
â€œThis article discusses measures which may eliminate or reduce the risk of liability under the Contaminated Sites Legislation.â€�