Canada Transportation Act (1996, c. 10)

Content last updated 2017.02.22

Summary Description

An Act to continue the National Transportation Agency as the Canadian Transportation Agency, to consolidate and revise the National Transportation Act, 1987 and the Railway Act and to amend or repeal other Acts as a consequence.

Administration: Minister of Transport

Statutory Text

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Consolidated text

Regulations and Orders Pursuant to the Act

Other Regulations

Other Related Acts and Regulations

Bills (specific to the act)

Links to Bills are directed to the Parliament of Canada LEGISinfo website (

No current bills.

Regulatory Initiatives (specific to the act)

Depending on the date, amendments listed may not yet be included in the consolidated text.

Regulations Amending the Air Transportation Regulations (Miscellaneous Program)

Canada Gazette, Part II, Vol. 151, No. 4 – February 22, 2017
Regulations Amending the Air Transportation Regulations (Miscellaneous Program)
SOR/2017-19 February 13, 2017
Comes into force on February 13, 2017

Government Notices (specific to the act)

Levy on shipments of crude oil by rail

Canada Gazette, Part I, Vol. 150, No. 25 – June 18, 2016
Levy on shipments of crude oil by rail

News Releases / Media Advisories

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