Canada Grain Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. G-10)

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Act current to 2019-06-20 and last amended on 2017-01-01. Previous Versions

PART VIIGeneral (continued)

Her Majesty

Marginal note:Binding on Her Majesty

 This Act is binding on Her Majesty in right of Canada or a province.

  • 1970-71-72, c. 7, s. 101

Changes in Grades

Marginal note:Changes in grades

 Where any grade of grain or screenings is varied or discontinued or any grain is removed from the operation of this Act

  • (a) the holder of an elevator receipt for any grain or screenings of a kind or grade so varied, discontinued or removed from the operation of this Act is entitled, subject to any other provisions of this Act, on presentation of the elevator receipt and payment of the charges accrued under this Act to delivery, in accordance with the elevator receipt, of grain or screenings of the varied or discontinued grade or to grain of the kind that has been removed from the operation of this Act; and

  • (b) the Commission shall, on request of an owner of grain or screenings, to enable the owner to meet the requirements of an agreement made in respect of the grain or screenings prior to the coming into force of the variation, discontinuance or removal, grade the grain or screenings on the basis of the grade that has been varied or discontinued or grade the grain that has been removed from the operation of this Act as if it had not been so removed.

  • R.S., 1985, c. G-10, s. 120
  • R.S., 1985, c. 37 (4th Supp.), s. 30

Review and Report

Marginal note:Review and report

 Within a year after the coming into force of this section, the Minister shall cause

  • (a) an independent and comprehensive review of the Commission and of the provisions and operation of this Act to be conducted; and

  • (b) a report on the review to be laid before each House of Parliament, including a statement of any changes recommended by the authors of the review.

  • 2005, c. 24, s. 2.1

Coming into Force

Marginal note:Commencement

  • Footnote * (1) Paragraphs (d) and (e) of the definition elevator in section 2 and subsections 55(2) and (3) or any of those provisions shall come into force on a day or days to be fixed by proclamation.

  • Marginal note:Idem

    (2) A proclamation bringing into force paragraph (d) or (e) of the definition elevator in section 2 or subsection 55(2) or (3) shall fix as the day on which such paragraph or subsection is to come into force a day that is not earlier than six months after the day the issue of the proclamation is authorized.

    • Return to footnote *[Note: Paragraphs (d) and (e) of the definition elevator in section 2 and subsections 55(2) and (3) repealed before coming into force, see 2008, c. 20, s. 3.]

  • 1970-71-72, c. 7, s. 116
 
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