Canada Grain Act

Version of section 118 from 2002-12-31 to 2012-07-31:


Marginal note:Orders of the Commission

 The Commission may make orders

  • (a) subject to any order made by the Governor in Council under section 115, governing the allocation of available railway cars to terminal elevators and transfer elevators and among shipping points on any line of railway;

  • (b) providing for the supervision of the disposition of grain contained in any elevator on the suspension or revocation of the licence issued in respect of the elevator;

  • (c) requiring or authorizing the operator of an elevator to receive into the elevator and store or treat, in such manner as the Commission considers appropriate, grain that has gone or is likely to go out of condition;

  • (d) seizing infested or contaminated grain or requiring the operator of an elevator to treat or dispose of infested or contaminated grain in a manner approved by the Commission;

  • (e) for the purpose of ensuring the orderly movement of grain, fixing the maximum quantity of grain of any kind and grade that may be stored in any elevator at any time;

  • (f) providing for the equitable apportionment among shippers of the use of elevator storage space in licensed terminal elevators and licensed transfer elevators;

  • (g) subject to any order made under the Canadian Wheat Board Act, providing for the acceptance of deliveries of grain in the interests of producers;

  • (g.1) approving a procedure as acceptable for preserving the identity of excluded grain, so as to prevent co-mingling with other grain, for the purposes of paragraph 45(3)(b) of the Canadian Wheat Board Act; and

  • (h) constituting directives to the trade.

  • R.S., 1985, c. G-10, s. 118
  • 1998, c. 17, s. 32, c. 22, s. 25(F)
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