CELA Counsel Rick Lindgren looks ahead to environmental law matters that litigators and legislators can expect in 2020.
Considerable public and political debate continues to accompany the Impact Assessment Act, which was enacted by Parliament in June 2019 as part of the omnibus Bill C-69.
Oral submission of Kerrie Blaise, CELA Counsel to Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission regarding CNSC Licence Renewal (Ref. 2019-H-03). Download submission here: WhiteshellDecommissioning
Download 58-page slide deck here: Castrilli-EA-ToolkitWksp-2019
Tracing the Requirements to Consider Radioactive and Non-fuel Wastes and Social Risks. Conference Presentation to: Harnessing the Winds of Change in a Shifting Nuclear World NuclearConf2019DecommissioningPlg
WHAT IS BILL C-69? On June 21, 2019, Bill C-69 received Royal Assent by Parliament. This lengthy Bill enacts, amends and repeals a number of federal environmental statutes. For example, Bill C-69 replaces the existing Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012(CEAA…