Mr Bernard J Roth

Bernard J Roth

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Reference re Environmental Management Act (British Columbia): one step forward for Trans Mountain
Canada | 09 July 2019

A recent British Columbia Court of Appeal decision is significant because it has removed (for now at least) one of the barriers to the development and construction of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project. It has also provided some clarity on the roles that the federal and provincial governments may properly play in the regulation of interprovincial pipelines and, more broadly, in the complex area of environmental regulation.