Implications of Constitutional Change for the Oil and Gas Industry
Keywords:Energy Law, Petroleum Law
AbstractThis article relates the problems of constitutional change directly to the oil and gas industry. The article outlines the present constitutional position of the oil and gas industry under the B.N .A. Act, 1867, comments on the current psychological and philosophical approaches to constitutional change, identifies the specific points of clash between the federal and provincial governments with respect to regulation of the oil and gas industry, and concludes by postulating some guidelines for constitutional change affecting the oil and gas industry.
Author(s) retain original copyright in the substantive content of the titled work, subject to the following rights that are granted indefinitely:
- Author(s) grant the Alberta Law Review permission to produce, publish, disseminate, and distribute the titled work in electronic format to online database services, including, but not limited to: LexisNexis, QuickLaw, HeinOnline, and EBSCO;
- Author(s) grant the Alberta Law Review permission to post the titled work on the Alberta Law Review website and/or related websites.
- Author(s) agree that the titled work may be used for educational or instructional purposes and/or in educational or instructional materials. The author(s) acknowledge that the titled work is subject to other such "fair dealing" provisions and applicable legislation.
- Author(s) grant a limited license to those accessing the titled work from an electronic database or an Alberta Law Review website to download the titled work onto their computer and to print a copy for their own personal, non-commercial use, subject to proper attribution.
To use the journal's content elsewhere, permission must be obtained from the author(s) and the Alberta Law Review.