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FOREST FIRES AND BRUSH DISPOSAL,   119

fire or live coals from all ash-pans and fire-boxes, and which does not comply in every respect with any regulations for the time being made and in force under and by virtue of the provisions of this Act;

  1. To operate any river steamboat using fuel other than oil on any of the rivers or lakes within the province of British Columbia which is not provided with a safe and suitable device for the arrest of sparks from the smoke-stack thereof, complying in all respects with any regulations for the time being made and in force under and by virtue of the provisions of this Act;

  2. To destroy any wood-waste material by fire within any burner or destructor operated at or near any mill or manufactory, or to operate any power-producing plant using in connection therewith any smoke-stack, chimney, or other spark-emitting outlet, without installing and maintaining on such burner or destroyer or on such smoke-stack, chimney, or other spark-emitting outlet, a safe and suitable device for arresting sparks, complying in all respects with any regulations for the time being made and in force under and by virtue of the provisions of this Act;

  3. Being engaged in the manufacture of lumber, or shingles, or other forest products, to destroy wood-waste material by burning the same at or near any mill without properly confining the place of said burning, and without further safeguarding the surrounding property against danger from said burning by such additional devices as may be requisite in order to comply in every respect with any regulations for the time being made and in force under and by virtue of the provisions of this Act.

Paragraph 2 provides that: It shall be the duty of every person or corporation operating any engine referred to in this section to provide equipment in the way of tools, hose, and other fire-fighting appliances in accordance with any regulations for the time being made and in force under and by virtue of the provisions of this Act.

Paragraph 3 provides that:—During the close season no deposit of fire or live coals shall be made from any locomotive or engine within one-quarter of a mile of any forest, woodland, or hay land upon any railway right-of-way outside of yard limits, unless said deposit be immediately extinguished.

Patagraph 2 of section 124 provides that:—Every camp, mine, sawmill, portable or stationary engine, using any fuel other than oil, and located within a quarter of a mile of any forest or woodland, shall, by person in charge thereof, have such space surrounding said camp, mine, sawmill, or engine, cleared of inflammable material as the Minister or the Provincial Forest Board may direct. Any person -neglecting or refusing to perform and fulfil any duty imposed upon


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