Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Regulations (SOR/2000-187)

Regulations are current to 2016-08-01 and last amended on 2014-12-11. Previous Versions

  •  (1) A person may make a request referred to in section 11, 12 or 13 by delivering it by hand or by sending it by registered mail, courier, fax or other electronic means to a person and place authorized by the Minister.

  • (2) Where a person makes a request referred to in subsection (1), the date of the request is

    • (a) the date on which the request is delivered to the authorized recipient, if the request is delivered by hand;

    • (b) the earlier of the date on which the request is received by the authorized recipient and the date on the receipt given to the person by a post office or courier, if the request is sent by registered mail or courier; or

    • (c) the date that appears on the fax or other electronic transmission.

  • (3) Where a request is sent by fax or by other electronic means, another copy of the request shall be sent by registered mail.

Review by Tribunal

  •  (1) A review by the Tribunal shall be conducted orally where the person named in the notice of violation requests that the review be oral.

  • (2) A review, whether conducted orally or through written representations, may include hearings by conference telephone, conference video or other electronic means where, in the Tribunal’s opinion, its deliberations will be assisted by those means.

  • (3) Where a review is in respect of a penalty and the Tribunal maintains the penalty or corrects the amount of the penalty, the person who requested the review shall pay the penalty or the corrected amount within 30 days after the day on which notice of the Tribunal’s decision is served.

Coming into Force

 These Regulations come into force on the day on which they are registered.

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