Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. 47 (4th Supp.))

Act current to 2016-06-21 and last amended on 2015-01-01. Previous Versions

Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act

R.S.C., 1985, c. 47 (4th Supp.)

An Act to establish the Canadian International Trade Tribunal and to amend or repeal other Acts in consequence thereof

[1988, c. 56, assented to 13th September, 1988]

Short Title

Marginal note:Short title

 This Act may be cited as the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act.

Interpretation

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  •  (1) In this Act,

    Chairman

    Chairman[Repealed, 1999, c. 12, s. 53]

    Chairperson

    Version anglaise seulement

    Chairperson means the Chairperson of the Tribunal; (Version anglaise seulement)

    member

    membre

    member means a permanent member, temporary member or substitute member of the Tribunal; (membre)

    Minister

    ministre

    Minister means the Minister of Finance; (ministre)

    prescribed

    Version anglaise seulement

    prescribed means prescribed by regulations; (Version anglaise seulement)

    President

    président

    President means the President of the Canada Border Services Agency appointed under subsection 7(1) of the Canada Border Services Agency Act. (président)

    serious injury

    dommage grave

    serious injury, in relation to domestic producers of like or directly competitive goods, means a significant overall impairment in the position of the domestic producers; (dommage grave)

    textile and apparel goods

    produits textiles et vêtements

    textile and apparel goods means the textile and apparel goods set out in Appendix 1.1 of Annex 300-B of the Agreement, in Appendix 1.1 of Annex C-00-B of the CCFTA, in Appendix III.1.1.1 of Annex III.1 of the CCRFTA or in section 1 of Annex 3.1 of the CHFTA, as the case may be; (produits textiles et vêtements)

    threat of serious injury

    menace de dommage grave

    threat of serious injury means serious injury that, on the basis of facts, and not merely of allegation, conjecture or remote possibility, is clearly imminent; (menace de dommage grave)

    Tribunal

    Tribunal

    Tribunal means the Canadian International Trade Tribunal established by subsection 3(1); (Tribunal)

    World Trade Organization Agreement

    Accord sur l’Organisation mondiale du commerce

    World Trade Organization Agreement has the meaning given to the word Agreement in subsection 2(1) of the World Trade Organization Agreement Implementation Act. (Accord sur l’Organisation mondiale du commerce)

  • Marginal note:Same meaning

    (2) In this Act, the words Agreement and NAFTA country have the same meaning as in subsection 2(1) of the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act.

  • Marginal note:Same meaning

    (2.1) In this Act,

  • Definition of Panama Tariff

    (2.2) In this Act, Panama Tariff means the rates of customs duty referred to in section 49.41 of the Customs Tariff.

  • Marginal note:Same meaning

    (3) In this Act,

  • Definition of Colombia Tariff

    (3.1) In this Act, Colombia Tariff means the rates of customs duty referred to in section 49.01 of the Customs Tariff.

  • Marginal note:Same meaning

    (4) In this Act,

    • (a) CCRFTA has the same meaning as Agreement in subsection 2(1) of the Canada — Costa Rica Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act; and

    • (b) Costa Rica Tariff means the rates of customs duty referred to in section 49.1 of the Customs Tariff.

  • Marginal note:Same meaning

    (4.1) In this Act,

  • Definition of Peru Tariff

    (4.2) In this Act, Peru Tariff means the rates of customs duty referred to in section 49.5 of the Customs Tariff.

  • Definition of Jordan Tariff

    (4.3) In this Act, Jordan Tariff means the rates of customs duty referred to in section 52.4 of the Customs Tariff.

  • Marginal note:Definitions

    (4.4) In this Act,

  • Marginal note:Definitions

    (4.5) In this Act,

  • Marginal note:Goods imported from certain countries

    (5) For the purposes of this Act, goods are imported from one of the following countries if they are shipped directly to Canada from that country, within the meaning of sections 17 and 18 of the Customs Tariff:

    • a NAFTA country
    • an EFTA state
    • Chile
    • Colombia
    • Costa Rica
    • Honduras
    • Jordan
    • Korea
    • Panama
    • Peru
  • R.S., 1985, c. 47 (4th Supp.), s. 2;
  • 1993, c. 44, s. 32;
  • 1994, c. 47, s. 27;
  • 1996, c. 33, s. 16;
  • 1997, c. 14, s. 19, c. 36, s. 192;
  • 1999, c. 12, s. 53(E);
  • 2001, c. 28, s. 19;
  • 2005, c. 38, s. 54;
  • 2009, c. 6, s. 16, c. 16, ss. 16, 56;
  • 2010, c. 4, s. 16;
  • 2012, c. 18, s. 16, c. 26, ss. 16, 62;
  • 2014, c. 14, s. 31, c. 28, s. 33.
 
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