An Act respecting feeds
Marginal note:Short title
- R.S., c. F-7, s. 1.
2 In this Act,
analyst means a person designated as an analyst pursuant to section 6; (analyste)
conveyance means a vessel, aircraft, train, motor vehicle, trailer or other means of transportation, including a cargo container; (véhicule)
document means anything on which information that is capable of being understood by a person, or read by a computer or other device, is recorded or marked; (document)
environment means the components of the Earth and includes
establishment means any place, including a conveyance, where a feed is manufactured, stored, packaged or labelled; (établissement)
feed means any substance or mixture of substances containing amino acids, anti-oxidants, carbohydrates, condiments, enzymes, fats, minerals, non-protein nitrogen products, proteins or vitamins, or pelletizing, colouring, foaming or flavouring agents and any other substance manufactured, sold or represented for use
(a) for consumption by livestock,
(b) for providing the nutritional requirements of livestock, or
(c) for the purpose of preventing or correcting nutritional disorders of livestock,
or any substance for use in any such substance or mixture of substances; (aliments)
inspection mark means a prescribed mark, stamp, seal, product legend, word or design or any combination of those things; (sceau d’inspection)
inspector means a person designated as an inspector pursuant to section 6; (inspecteur)
item to which this Act applies
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item to which this Act applies means
label includes any legend, word, mark, symbol or design applied or attached to, included in, belonging to or accompanying any feed or package; (étiquette)
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livestock means horses, cattle, sheep, goats, swine, foxes, fish, mink, rabbits and poultry and includes such other creatures as may be designated by regulation as livestock for the purposes of this Act; (animaux de ferme)
Minister means the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food; (ministre)
package includes a sack, bag, barrel, case or any other container in which feeds are placed or packed; (emballage)
penalty means an administrative monetary penalty imposed under the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Act for a violation; (sanction)
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prescribed means prescribed by regulation; (Version anglaise seulement)
sell includes sell, offer for sale, expose for sale, have in possession for sale and distribute; (vente)
Tribunal means the Review Tribunal continued by subsection 4.1(1) of the Canada Agricultural Products Act; (Commission)
violation means any contravention of this Act or the regulations that may be proceeded with in accordance with the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Act. (violation)
- R.S., 1985, c. F-9, s. 2;
- 1994, c. 38, s. 25;
- 1995, c. 40, s. 46;
- 1997, c. 6, s. 45;
- 2015, c. 2, s. 53.
Marginal note:Absence of registration, etc.
(2) Paragraphs (1)(a) and (b) do not apply to any feed consisting of whole seeds or grains of cultivated farm crops if it is free from prescribed deleterious substances.
Marginal note:Feed presenting risk of harm
(3) No person shall manufacture, sell, import or export in contravention of the regulations any feed that presents a risk of harm to human or animal health or the environment.
- R.S., 1985, c. F-9, s. 3;
- 2015, c. 2, s. 54.
Marginal note:Prescribed activity with licence or registration
3.1 No person shall conduct a prescribed activity in respect of a prescribed feed that has been imported for sale — or that is to be exported or to be sent or conveyed from one province to another — unless the person is authorized to do so by a registration made under subsection 5.2(1), by a licence issued under that subsection or by both such a registration and licence, as provided for in the regulations.
- 2015, c. 2, s. 55.
Marginal note:Prescribed activity in registered establishment
3.2 No person shall conduct a prescribed activity in respect of a prescribed feed that has been imported for sale — or that is to be exported or to be sent or conveyed from one province to another — unless the activity is conducted in an establishment registered under subsection 5.3(1) in accordance with the regulations.
- 2015, c. 2, s. 55.
Marginal note:Use of inspection mark
Marginal note:Use of similar mark
(2) No person shall
(3) A person found in possession of anything referred to in paragraph (1)(b) or (2)(b) is considered, in the absence of evidence to the contrary, to be in possession of it for the purpose of advertising or selling.
- 2015, c. 2, s. 55.
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