Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2007
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments
Policy Target:Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy
Description:This Act, which received royal assent on 22 June 2007, provides that the Minister (of the Environment) will prepare a Climate Change Plan by 31 May each year until 2013 that describes the measures to be taken to ensure that Canada meets its emissions reduction target under the Kyoto Protocol. It also provides for the making of regulations to provide for measures to help Canada meet its Kyoto target and for statements as to the anticipated emissions reductions from any measures. The first Climate Change Plan was released under this act soon after the act entered into force.

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