Plant Protection Act

Version of section 3 from 2002-12-31 to 2015-02-26:

Marginal note:Definitions

 In this Act,

Assessor

évaluateur

Assessor means the Assessor or any Deputy Assessor appointed under Part II of the Pesticide Residue Compensation Act; (évaluateur)

conveyance

véhicule

conveyance means any aircraft, carriage, motor vehicle, trailer, railway car, vessel, cargo container or other contrivance used to move persons or things; (véhicule)

dispose

Version anglaise seulement

dispose includes destroy; (Version anglaise seulement)

inspector

inspecteur

inspector means a person designated as an inspector pursuant to section 21; (inspecteur)

justice

juge de paix

justice means a justice as defined in section 2 of the Criminal Code; (juge de paix)

Minister

ministre

Minister means the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food; (ministre)

peace officer

agent de la paix

peace officer means a peace officer as defined in section 2 of the Criminal Code; (agent de la paix)

penalty

sanction

penalty means an administrative monetary penalty imposed under the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Act for a violation; (sanction)

pest

parasite

pest means any thing that is injurious or potentially injurious, whether directly or indirectly, to plants or to products or by-products of plants, and includes any plant prescribed as a pest; (parasite)

place

lieu

place includes a conveyance; (lieu)

plant

végétal

plant includes a part of a plant; (végétal)

prescribed

Version anglaise seulement

prescribed means prescribed by regulation; (Version anglaise seulement)

thing

choses

thing includes a plant and a pest; (choses)

Tribunal

Commission

Tribunal means the Review Tribunal continued by subsection 4.1(1) of the Canada Agricultural Products Act; (Commission)

violation

violation

violation means

  • (a) any contravention of any provision of this Act or of a regulation made under this Act,

  • (b) any contravention of any order made by the Minister under this Act, or

  • (c) any refusal or neglect to perform any duty imposed by or under this Act

that may be proceeded with in accordance with the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Act. (violation)

  • 1990, c. 22, s. 3;
  • 1994, c. 38, s. 25;
  • 1995, c. 40, s. 75;
  • 1997, c. 6, s. 81;
  • 2001, c. 4, s. 173(F).
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