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Energy Efficiency Act

Version of section 4 from 2002-12-31 to 2009-09-20:

Marginal note:Interprovincial trade and importation

  •  (1) No dealer shall, for the purpose of sale or lease, ship an energy-using product from the province in which it was manufactured to another province, or import an energy-using product into Canada, unless

    • (a) the product complies with the energy efficiency standard; and

    • (b) the product or its package is labelled in the prescribed form and manner, if any.

  • Marginal note:Tampering with label

    (2) No person shall, before an energy-using product is sold to the first retail purchaser or leased to the first lessee, remove, deface, obscure or alter any label put on the product or its package in accordance with the regulations.

  • Marginal note:Savings

    (3) A dealer does not contravene paragraph (1)(b) if the requirements of that paragraph are met before the energy-using product leaves the possession of the dealer or the dealer’s consignee.

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