Legislation Revision and Consolidation Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. S-20)

Act current to 2014-09-15 and last amended on 2009-06-01. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Published consolidation is evidence
  •  (1) Every copy of a consolidated statute or consolidated regulation published by the Minister under this Act in either print or electronic form is evidence of that statute or regulation and of its contents and every copy purporting to be published by the Minister is deemed to be so published, unless the contrary is shown.

  • Marginal note:Inconsistencies in Acts

    (2) In the event of an inconsistency between a consolidated statute published by the Minister under this Act and the original statute or a subsequent amendment as certified by the Clerk of the Parliaments under the Publication of Statutes Act, the original statute or amendment prevails to the extent of the inconsistency.

  • Marginal note:Inconsistencies in regulations

    (3) In the event of an inconsistency between a consolidated regulation published by the Minister under this Act and the original regulation or a subsequent amendment as registered by the Clerk of the Privy Council under the Statutory Instruments Act, the original regulation or amendment prevails to the extent of the inconsistency.

  • 2000, c. 5, s. 71.