August 9, 1904 (9th Parliament, 4th Session)

LIB

Joseph Raymond Fournier Préfontaine (Minister of Marine and Fisheries)

Liberal

Mr. PREFONTAINE.

The law is as follows :
Whenever in the opinion of the Minister of Marine and Fisheries the navigation of any river, lake, bay, creek, harbour, or other navigable water over which the jurisdiction of the parliament of Canada extends, is obstructed, impeded cfr rendered more difficult or dangerous by reason of the wreck, sinking or lying ashore or grounding, of any vessel or craft whatever, or of any part thereof or other thing, and whether the cause of such obstruction occurred before or after the passing of this Act,-then if such obstruction continues for more than twenty-four hours, the said minister may, under the authority of an order of the Governor in Council, cause the same to be removed or destroyed in such manner and by such means as 283J

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