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Version of section 54 from 2020-07-01 to 2022-06-01:


Marginal note:Definitions

 The definitions in this section apply in sections 55 to 67.

contribute importantly

contribute importantly, in respect of goods imported from one of the following countries, means to be an important cause, but not necessarily the most important cause:

  • Chile
  • Mexico
  • United States (contribuer de manière importante)
principal cause

principal cause, in respect of goods imported from one of the following countries, means an important cause that is no less important than any other cause:

  • Colombia
  • Korea
  • Panama
  • Peru (cause principale)
surge

surge, in respect of goods imported from

  • (a) the United States or Mexico, means a significant increase in imports over the trend for a recent representative base period; or

  • (b) Chile, has the meaning given that word by Article F-05 of the Canada–Chile Free Trade Agreement. (augmentation subite)

  • 1997, c. 36, s. 54
  • 2009, c. 16, s. 43
  • 2010, c. 4, s. 36
  • 2011, c. 24, s. 124
  • 2012, c. 26, s. 43
  • 2014, c. 28, s. 48
  • 2020, c. 1, s. 192
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