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Customs Act

Version of section 38 from 2002-12-31 to 2004-12-14:

Marginal note:Risk and storage charges

  •  (1) Goods that are deposited in a place of safe-keeping pursuant to section 37 shall be kept there at the risk of the owner and importer thereof, and the owner and importer are jointly and severally liable for such storage charges as may be prescribed and any expenses incurred in moving the goods from the customs office, sufferance warehouse, bonded warehouse or duty free shop to the place of safe-keeping.

  • Marginal note:No removal until expenses paid

    (2) No goods shall be removed by any person other than an officer from a place of safe-keeping referred to in section 37 until the charges and expenses referred to in subsection (1) have been paid.

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