Meat Inspection Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. 25 (1st Supp.))

Act current to 2017-10-13 and last amended on 2015-02-26. Previous Versions

RELATED PROVISIONS

  • — 1997, c. 6, s. 74(2)

    • Transitional
      • 74 (2) For greater certainty, the two year limitation period provided for in subsection 21(5) of the Act, as amended by subsection (1), only applies in respect of offences committed after the coming into force of that subsection.

  • — 2012, c. 24, s. 73

    • Licences, permits, registrations and authorizations
      • 73 (1) For the purpose of permitting a licence or permit issued, registration made or authorization given under the Fish Inspection Act, the Meat Inspection Act or the Canada Agricultural Products Act to continue to have effect on the commencement day, the authority issuing, making or giving it, or renewing it, may include in it a statement to the effect that it is also a licence or registration issued or made under this Act.

      • Presumption

        (2) Every licence, permit, registration or authorization that contains a statement added to it under subsection (1) and the term of which has not expired before the commencement day is considered, as expressed in the statement, to be a licence or registration issued or made under this Act.

      • Term

        (3) Unless suspended or revoked under this Act, every licence, permit, registration or authorization to which subsection (2) applies remains in force for the remainder of the period during which it would have been in force had sections 20 and 21 not come into force.

      • Suspensions

        (4) A suspended licence, permit, registration or authorization to which subsection (2) applies that was suspended before the commencement day and that continues to be suspended immediately before that day is considered to be suspended under this Act.

      • Applications

        (5) An application for a licence, permit, registration or authorization under the Fish Inspection Act, the Meat Inspection Act or the Canada Agricultural Products Act that was made before the commencement day and in respect of which no decision has been made before that day is considered to be an application for a licence or a registration under this Act.

      • Definition of commencement day

        (6) In this section, commencement day means the day on which section 1 comes into force.

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