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Weights and Measures Regulations

Version of section 116 from 2006-03-22 to 2014-07-31:

 When a linear measure has an indicated length between ends or between one end and any graduation or between any two graduations and that length is set out in Column I of an item in a table to sections 118 and 119, and the linear measure is tested for in-service limits of error in relation to a relevant local standard of length, the linear measure is within the in-service limits of error in respect of such indicated length if the actual length determined by the test

  • (a) is not less than the indicated length, and

  • (b) does not exceed its indicated length

by an amount in excess of the amount set out in Column III of that item.

  • SOR/89-570, s. 6(F)

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