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Subject Matter Details
Legislative Proposal, Bill or Resolution
- Bill C-15 Migratory Birds Convention Act (2005) and Bill C-16 Marine Enforcement Act (2009) with respect to marine discharges, reception facilities
- Canada Shipping Act with respect to Adoption of MARPOL Annex VI Revisions (International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships)
Policies or Program
- Asia-Pacific Gateway development and funding with respect to new and enhanced navigation aids policy. We are seeking clarification of funding policy for new navigation aids and thereafter maintenenace of same.
- Canadian Coast Guard development of a national e-navigation program
- Joint US/Canada submission to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for an Emissions Control Area (ECA)
- Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA) as sponsored by Fisheries and Oceans Canada through Canada's Oceans Action Plan (OAP) of 2005. We are seeking federal government support to ensure the development of marine transportation on Canada's North West Coast is not unnecessarily impeded by PNCIMA recommendations.
- Reduction of Greenhouse Gases from marine vessels under the International Maritime Organization (IMO).
- Marine Transportation Security Act with respect to proposed amendments under Bill C-4.
Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA)
Citizenship and Immigration Canada
Finance Canada (FIN)
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAITC)
Grain Transportation Agency (GTA)
Immigration and Refugee Board (IRB)
Natural Resources Canada (NRCan)
Public Service Labour Relations Board (PSLRB)
Statistics Canada (StatCan)
Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB)
Transport Canada (TC)
Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD)
In-house Organization Details
Description of the organization's activities
To provide a coordinated forum to promote the growth and development of the Marine Community with regard to socio-economic, safety and other pertinent issues.
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration
Organization's membership or classes of membership
The Western Marine Community Coalition is a broad based coalition of organizations and individuals who share common perceptions of the essential needs for the well being of commercial and recreational maritime activity.
No government funding was received during the last completed financial year.
In-house Organization Contact Information
100 - 1111 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC V6E 2J3
Lobbyists employed by the organization
- Stephen Brown,
Executive Director |
No public offices held