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Service Fees Act

Version of section 9 from 2017-06-22 to 2023-06-21:

Marginal note:Application — sections 10 to 15

  •  (1) Sections 10 to 15 apply in respect of a fee referred to in any of paragraphs (a) to (d) of the definition fee.

  • Marginal note:Non-application

    (2) However, those sections do not apply if

    • (a) the fee is fixed by contract;

    • (b) the person or body that fixes the fee does so by fixing a manner for determining the amount of the fee over which that person or body has no control, such as an auction or referring to a market rate;

    • (c) it is fixed under the Access to Information Act or the Privacy Act;

    • (d) it is fixed by a regulation, as defined in subsection 2(1) of the Statutory Instruments Act, that is published in Part I of the Canada Gazette before it is made;

    • (e) an Act of Parliament other than this Act requires consultation before the fee is fixed; or

    • (f) it is paid only by or on behalf of a minister or federal entity.

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