Canada Grain Act

Version of section 107 from 2002-12-31 to 2012-07-31:


Marginal note:Offence and punishment

  •  (1) Every operator of an elevator who contravenes or fails to comply with section 72 is guilty of an offence and

    • (a) if an individual, is liable

      • (i) on summary conviction, to a fine not exceeding nine thousand dollars or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years, or to both, or

      • (ii) on conviction on indictment, to a fine not exceeding eighteen thousand dollars or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding four years, or to both; or

    • (b) if a corporation, is liable

      • (i) on summary conviction, to a fine not exceeding thirty thousand dollars, or

      • (ii) on conviction on indictment, to a fine not exceeding sixty thousand dollars.

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    (1.1) Every person who contravenes section 105.1 is guilty of an offence and is liable

    • (a) on summary conviction

      • (i) if an individual, to a fine not exceeding nine thousand dollars, or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years, or to both, or

      • (ii) if a corporation, to a fine not exceeding thirty thousand dollars; or

    • (b) on conviction on indictment

      • (i) if an individual, to a fine the amount of which is at the discretion of the court, or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding four years, or to both, or

      • (ii) if a corporation, to a fine the amount of which is at the discretion of the court.

  • Marginal note:Idem

    (2) Every person who contravenes any provision of this Act, other than section 72 or 105.1, or of the regulations or any order of the Commission, other than an order for the payment of any money or apportionment of any loss, is guilty of an offence and

    • (a) if an individual, is liable

      • (i) on summary conviction, to a fine not exceeding six thousand dollars or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding one year, or to both, or

      • (ii) on conviction on indictment, to a fine not exceeding twelve thousand dollars or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years, or to both; or

    • (b) if a corporation, is liable

      • (i) on summary conviction, to a fine not exceeding nine thousand dollars, or

      • (ii) on conviction on indictment, to a fine not exceeding eighteen thousand dollars.

  • R.S., 1985, c. G-10, s. 107
  • R.S., 1985, c. 37 (4th Supp.), s. 27
  • 1988, c. 65, s. 131
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