86. In all civil or penal proceedings instituted under this Act, the cost of any sampling, analysis, inspection or investigation, at the rate established by regulation of the Minister, is to be included in the cost of the proceedings.
Expenses incurred by the Minister to determine the nature of the work required to restore things to their original state or to a state approaching their original state, or to implement compensatory measures are also to be included in the cost of proceedings.
2002, c. 74, s. 86; 2021, c. 1, ss. 43 and 44.