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Laws, Legislation and Other Regulatory Tools

Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012

Conservation and Reclamation Regulation (Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development)

Directive 074 – Tailings Performance Criteria and Requirements for Oil Sands Mining Schemes (ERCB)

Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act  (Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development)

Fort McKay First Nation Oil Sands Regulations (Canada)

Oil Sands Conservation Act (Alberta Energy Regulator)

Responsible Energy Development Act (Alberta Energy Regulator)

Queen’s Printers – Alberta Acts and regulations online

Water Act (Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development)

Legal Information Sites

Canadian Institute of Resources Law (U of C)

Environmental Law Centre

Overview of Canadian Legal System Related to Oil Sands Activities (Blakes law firm)

Overview of Legislation Applicable to Oil Sands Development

Potential Impacts of the Proposed Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) on the Pace and Character of Oil Sands Development – legal opinion