C-61.01 - Natural Heritage Conservation Act

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22.1. The Minister may refuse to issue an authorization for a project in settings designated on a plan if
(1)  the Minister is of the opinion that the project is incompatible with maintaining the natural state of the setting;
(2)  the Minister is of the opinion that the mitigation measures proposed by the applicant would not reduce the project’s impacts on the setting to a minimum;
(3)  the Minister is of the opinion that the project would have adverse effects on the ecological functions and biodiversity of the setting;
(4)  the project is to be carried out in the habitat of a threatened or vulnerable species governed by the Regulation respecting threatened or vulnerable wildlife species and their habitats (chapter E-12.01, r. 2) for which a plan has been prepared under the Regulation Respecting Wildlife Habitats (chapter C-61.1, r. 18) or in the habitat of a threatened or vulnerable species governed by the Regulation respecting threatened or vulnerable plant species and their habitats (chapter E-12.01, r. 3); or
(5)  the applicant has not provided, within the time determined by the Minister, all the information and documents required for the application to be examined.
2017, c. 142017, c. 14, s. 21.