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Minister says government is making a safe system safer with tanker rules

Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver and Federal Transport and Infrastructure Minister Denis Lebel in Vancouver on Monday.

On Monday, Federal Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver helped announce a "world class" tanker safety system for B.C.'s west coast. He spoke with Betsy Trumpener about the plan.

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