Canadian Navigable Waters Act
Marginal note:Commission of violation
39.1 (1) Every person who contravenes a provision designated under paragraph 28(1)(i) commits a violation and is liable to a penalty established in accordance with the regulations.
Marginal note:Purpose of penalty
(2) The purpose of a penalty is to promote compliance with this Act and not to punish.
Marginal note:Maximum penalty
(3) The maximum penalty for a violation is $5,000, in the case of an individual, and $40,000 in any other case.
- 2012, c. 31, s. 328
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