2nd Session, 40th Legislature
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THE WASTE REDUCTION AND PREVENTION AMENDMENT AND ENVIRONMENT AMENDMENT ACT
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(Assented to )
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
THE WASTE REDUCTION
AND PREVENTION ACT
1 The Waste Reduction and Prevention Act is amended by this Part.
2 Section 6 is repealed.
3 The following is added after clause 14.2(1)(b):
4 Subsection 20(1) is amended by
(a) by striking out "$25,000." and substituting "$50,000"; and
(b) by striking out "$250,000" and substituting "$500,000".
THE ENVIRONMENT ACT
5 The Environment Act is amended by this Part.
6 The definition "waste" in subsection 1(2) is amended
(a) by adding "debris from construction, renovation and demolition projects;" after "machinery;"; and
7 The following is added after clause 41(1)(m):
(m.1) prohibiting or restricting the depositing of prescribed types of materials in waste disposal grounds and landfills or in prescribed classes of waste disposal grounds and landfills;
COMING INTO FORCE
8 This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.