Representatives from Canadian senate hear feedback concerning proposed tanker ban at B.C.'s northern coast

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Members of the senate transport and communications committee attended two public hearings in Prince Rupert and Terrace on Bill C-48. If passed, that bill would ban oil tankers carrying more than 12,500 tonnes of oil from docking off the northern coast of British Columbia. Village leaders, residents and industry testified about the impacts such a ban would have on the area.

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