40. Where route of pipeline crosses any water

    Where the route of a pipeline is such that the pipeline passes over or under any waters, the pipeline shall be constructed over or under those waters in such a manner

    (a) that the construction will not affect or impede anything or anyone reasonably using those waters;

    and

    (b) that all reasonable steps are taken to avoid pollution of those waters.

    Penalty: $10 000.

    [Section 40 amended by No. 12 of 1990 s.136.]



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