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Export and Import of Rough Diamonds Act

Version of section 15 from 2003-01-01 to 2006-06-15:

Marginal note:Return of imported rough diamonds

  •  (1) If imported rough diamonds arrive in Canada accompanied by a Kimberley Process Certificate that meets the requirements of section 14 but are in a container that has been opened, the Minister may order the person who imported the rough diamonds to return them to the participant who issued the certificate.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (2) If the Minister orders the return of the rough diamonds, they may not be seized.

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