BILL 20

An Act to Amend the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Act

Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:

1Section 1 of the English version of the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Act, chapter B-7.1 of the Acts of New Brunswick, 1976, is amended in the definition "Stationary Engineers Board" by striking out the comma at the end of the definition and substituting a semicolon.

2Subsection 13(1) of the French version of the Act is amended by striking out "cetificat" and substituting "certificat".

3Subsection 27.2(1) of the Act is amended by striking out "The Lieutenant-Governor in Council may appoint" and substituting "The Gas Board may designate".

4Subsection 27.3(2) of the Act is repealed and the following is substituted:

27.3(2)The examination given a candidate for any class of compressed gas licence and the degree of competency that a candidate shall display to successfully pass the examination shall be an examination and a degree of competency acceptable to the Gas Board.

5Subsection 27.7(1) of the French version of the Act is amended in the portion preceding paragraph a) by striking out "lui en faite" and substituting "lui en est faite".

EXPLANATORY NOTES

Section 1

Punctuation in the English version is corrected.

Section 2

A spelling error in the French version is corrected.

Section 3

The existing provision is as follows:

27.2(1)The Lieutenant-Governor in Council may appoint examiners for the purpose of examining candidates for compressed gas licences.

Section 4

The existing provision is as follows:

27.3(2)The Gas Board shall provide the examination to be given a candidate for any class of compressed gas licence and shall establish the degree of competency that a candidate shall display to successfully pass such examination.

Section 5

The English and French versions are made consistent.

Chapter Outline Update

Sections 1 to 5

No change required.

Endorse: Hon. Roland MacIntyre


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