Hazardous Products Act

Version of section 3 from 2006-06-28 to 2011-06-19:

Marginal note:Restrictions on application
  •  (1) This Part does not apply in respect of the advertising, sale or importation of any

  • Marginal note:Restrictions on application

    (2) This Part does not apply to the advertising, sale or importation of a tobacco product as defined in section 2 of the Tobacco Act or the advertising of lighters or matches that display a tobacco product-related brand element, except to the extent that a cigarette described in item 41 of Part I of Schedule I is a prohibited product.

  • Marginal note:Minister to report to Parliament

    (3) If the Governor in Council does not make a regulation under paragraph 5(b.1) on or before June 30, 2004,

    • (a) the Minister shall prepare a report;

    • (b) the Minister shall cause a copy of the report to be tabled in each House of Parliament on any of the first ten days on which that House is sitting after June 30, 2004; and

    • (c) each House shall refer the report to the appropriate Committee of that House.

  • Marginal note:Report to explain why no regulation

    (4) The report is to include

    • (a) an explanation as to why the regulation has not been made;

    • (b) a schedule for the making of the regulation;

    • (c) a list of the safe-cigarette legislation in force in North America; and

    • (d) summaries of any scientific studies that have been reviewed by the Minister during the process of establishing the flammability standards to be used to test cigarettes.

  • R.S., 1985, c. H-3, s. 3;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 24 (3rd Supp.), s. 1, c. 15 (4th Supp.), s. 9;
  • 1989, c. 7, s. 2;
  • 1997, c. 9, s. 104, c. 13, s. 61;
  • 2002, c. 28, s. 85;
  • 2004, c. 9, s. 1.
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