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Assisted Human Reproduction Act

Version of section 44 from 2004-03-29 to 2012-06-28:

The following provision is not in force.

Marginal note:Threats to health or safety

  •  (1) The Agency may take, or order any person to take, all reasonable measures that the Agency considers necessary to prevent, reduce or mitigate any threat to human health or safety that results, or may reasonably be expected to result, from a controlled activity.

  • Marginal note:Entry and management

    (2) For the purposes of taking measures referred to in subsection (1), the Agency may authorize an inspector designated under section 46 to enter the premises where the controlled activity is being undertaken and to assume the management of those premises and that activity.

  • Marginal note:Recovery of costs

    (3) Any costs incurred by an inspector acting under this section shall be borne by the person who holds the licence in respect of the controlled activity or premises and, until paid, those costs are recoverable in any court of competent jurisdiction as a debt due to Her Majesty in right of Canada.

  • Marginal note:Personal liability

    (4) No person acting under this section is personally liable for so acting, either civilly or criminally, unless it is established that the person acted in bad faith.

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