Canada Grain Act
Marginal note:Discharge of grain from primary elevator
67 (1) Subject to section 86, the operator of a licensed primary elevator shall without delay discharge into a conveyance referred to in paragraph (b), to the extent of the conveyance’s capacity, the identical grain or grain of the same kind, grade and quantity that any elevator receipt issued by the operator requires if the holder of the receipt who is entitled to the delivery of grain referred to in that receipt
(a) may lawfully deliver the grain to a terminal elevator or process elevator or to a consignee at a destination other than an elevator; and
(b) has caused to be placed at the elevator, to transport the grain, a railway car or other conveyance that is capable of receiving grain discharged out of the elevator and to which the grain may lawfully be delivered.
Marginal note:Movement of grain forward
(2) Forthwith on the loading of a conveyance at a licensed primary elevator pursuant to subsection (1), the operator of the elevator shall, if so requested by the holder of the elevator receipt for the grain so loaded,
(a) cause the conveyance to be billed to such elevator or consignee as the holder may have lawfully directed; and
(b) on surrender of the elevator receipt and payment of the charges accrued under this Act in respect of the grain, deliver the receipt of the consignee or such other receipt as may be prescribed to the person who surrendered the elevator receipt.
- R.S., 1985, c. G-10, s. 67
- 2012, c. 31, s. 368
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