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Pest Control Products Act (S.C. 2002, c. 28)

Assented to 2002-12-12

REPORT TO PARLIAMENT

Marginal note:Annual report
  •  (1) The Minister shall, as soon as possible after the end of each fiscal year, prepare and cause to be laid before each House of Parliament a report on the administration and enforcement of this Act for that year.

  • Marginal note:Contents

    (2) The Minister shall include in the annual report, for the fiscal year covered by the report,

    • (a) a status report respecting registrations, including the registration of pest control products that pose lower risks, re-evaluations and special reviews under this Act or the Pest Control Products Act, chapter P-9 of the Revised Statutes of Canada, 1985; and

    • (b) a report on significant scientific developments relating to the evaluation of the health and environmental risks and the value of pest control products and the integration of those developments into decision-making under this Act.

Marginal note:Permanent review of Act
  •  (1) The administration of this Act shall, every 7 years after the day on which section 1 comes into force, stand referred to such committee of the House of Commons, of the Senate or of both Houses of Parliament as may be designated or established for that purpose.

  • Marginal note:Review and report

    (2) The committee designated or established for the purposes of subsection (1) shall, as soon as practicable, undertake a comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of this Act and shall, within one year after the review is undertaken or within such further time as the House of Commons, the Senate or both Houses of Parliament, as the case may be, may authorize, submit a report thereon, including a statement of any changes to this Act or its administration that the committee would recommend.

TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS

Marginal note:Applications under repealed Act
  •  (1) This Act and the regulations apply to an application for the registration of a pest control product or for an amendment to its registration made under the Pest Control Products Act, chapter P-9 of the Revised Statutes of Canada, 1985, before the day on which section 1 comes into force if no decision to grant or deny the application has been made in respect of that application on or before that day. In any case, paragraph 28(1)(a) and subsection 35(1) do not apply to applications made before April 1, 1995.

  • Marginal note:Pest control products registered under repealed Act

    (2) This Act and the regulations apply to all registrations under the Pest Control Products Act, chapter P-9 of the Revised Statutes of Canada, 1985, that are in effect on the day on which section 1 comes into force, except that paragraphs 42(2)(c) to (f) apply only to registrations in respect of which the public has been consulted under this Act in accordance with paragraph 28(1)(a) or (b).

CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS

1995, c. 40Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Act

 The definition “Minister” in section 2 of the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Act is replaced by the following:

“Minister”

« ministre »

“Minister” means the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, except that, in relation to a violation involving a contravention of the Pest Control Products Act, it means the Minister of Health;

R.S., c. F-9Feeds Act

 Paragraph 5(h) of the Feeds Act is replaced by the following:

  • (h) providing that feeds registered under this Act and containing a pest control product as defined in subsection 2(1) of the Pest Control Products Act are, in prescribed circumstances and subject to prescribed conditions, deemed to be registered under that Act;

R.S., c. F-10Fertilizers Act

Marginal note:1993, c. 44, s. 155

 Paragraph 5(1)(h) of the Fertilizers Act is replaced by the following:

  • (h) providing that fertilizers registered under this Act and containing a pest control product as defined in subsection 2(1) of the Pest Control Products Act are, in prescribed circumstances and subject to prescribed conditions, deemed to be registered under that Act;

R.S., c. H-3Hazardous Products Act

Marginal note:R.S., c. 24 (3rd Supp.), s. 1, c. 15 (4th Supp.), s. 9(2)

 Paragraph 3(1)(c) of the Hazardous Products Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:R.S., c. 24 (3rd Supp.), s. 1

 Paragraph 12(c) of the Act is replaced by the following:

R.S., c. P-10; 2001, c. 4, s. 113(F)Pesticide Residue Compensation Act

Marginal note:1994, c. 38, par. 25(1)(x)

 The definition “Minister” in section 2 of the Pesticide Residue Compensation Act is replaced by the following:

“Minister”

« ministre »

“Minister” means the Minister of Health;

Marginal note:1996, c. 8, par. 32(1)(l)

 Paragraphs 3(1)(a) and (b) of the Act are replaced by the following:

  • (a) an inspection of that product made under the Food and Drugs Act has disclosed the presence of pesticide residue in or on the product and, as a result, the sale of the product would be contrary to that Act or the regulations made under it;

  • (b) the pesticide used is a pest control product registered under the Pest Control Products Act or is deemed by any other Act of Parliament to be registered under that Act;

REPEAL

Marginal note:Repeal of R.S., c. P-9

 The Pest Control Products Act is repealed.

COMING INTO FORCE

Marginal note:Coming into force

 The provisions of this Act, and the provisions of any Act as enacted by this Act, come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

 
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