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Hazardous Materials Information Review Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. 24 (3rd Supp.), Part III)

Act current to 2020-07-28 and last amended on 2020-03-18. Previous Versions

RELATED PROVISIONS

  • — 2012, c. 31, s. 285

    • Order
      • 285 (1) Before section 275 comes into force, the Governor in Council may, by order made on the recommendation of the Treasury Board, declare that any person appointed under section 38 of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act or any class of those persons shall, on the coming into force of the order, occupy their positions in the Department of Health.

      • Transfer

        (2) Any person appointed under section 38 of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act who has been advised that they will be laid off in accordance with subsection 64(1) of the Public Service Employment Act and who is not the subject of an order made under subsection (1) is, for the purpose of any workforce adjustment measure taken with respect to the person, transferred to the Department of Health on the day on which section 275 comes into force.

  • — 2012, c. 31, s. 286

    • Definitions

      286 The following definitions apply for the purposes of 287 to 289.

      Commission

      Commission means the Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission established by subsection 28(1) of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act. (Conseil)

      Minister

      Minister means the Minister of Health. (ministre)

  • — 2012, c. 31, s. 287

    • Transfer of appropriations

      287 Any amount appropriated, for the fiscal year in which this section comes into force, by an appropriation Act based on the Estimates for that year for defraying the charges and expenses of the Commission that is unexpended on the day on which this section comes into force is deemed, on that day, to be an amount appropriated for defraying the charges and expenses of the Department of Health.

  • — 2012, c. 31, s. 288

    • Transfer of powers, duties and functions

      288 If, under any Act of Parliament, any instrument made under an Act of Parliament or any order, contract, lease, licence or other document, any power, duty or function is vested in or may be exercised or performed by the Commission or its President in relation to any matter to which the powers, duties and functions of the Minister extend by virtue of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act, that power, duty or function is vested in or may be exercised or performed by the Minister, unless the Governor in Council by order designates another Minister to exercise that power or perform that duty or function.

  • — 2012, c. 31, s. 289

    • Rights and obligations transferred

      289 All rights and property held by or in the name of or in trust for the Commission and all obligations and liabilities of the Commission are deemed to be rights, property, obligations and liabilities of Her Majesty in right of Canada.

  • — 2014, c. 20, s. 159

    • Subsection 19(1) of Hazardous Materials Information Review Act
      • 159 (1) For greater certainty, if a person who filed a claim for exemption under section 11 of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act is, on the day on which section 147 comes into force, exempt under subsection 19(1) of that Act from a requirement in respect of which the exemption is claimed, the person continues to be so exempt after that day until the final disposition of the proceedings in relation to that claim.

      • Subsection 19(2) of Hazardous Materials Information Review Act

        (2) For greater certainty, if a person who filed a claim for exemption under section 11 of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act is, on the day on which section 147 comes into force, exempt under subsection 19(2) of that Act from a requirement in respect of which the claim or portion of a claim is determined to be valid, the person continues to be so exempt after that day for the remainder of the period referred to in that subsection 19(2).

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 206

    • Definitions

      206 The following definitions apply in sections 207 to 210.

      affected party

      affected party has the meaning assigned by subsection 10(1) of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act as that subsection read immediately before the day on which subsection 198(1) of this Act comes into force. (partie touchée)

      Chief Screening Officer

      Chief Screening Officer has the meaning assigned by subsection 10(1) of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act as that subsection read immediately before the day on which subsection 198(1) of this Act comes into force. (agent de contrôle en chef)

      commencement day

      commencement day means the day on which section 201 comes into force. (date de référence)

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 207

    • Pending claims for exemption

      207 A claim for exemption under the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act that, immediately before the commencement day, was pending before the Chief Screening Officer or before a screening officer assigned under paragraph 12(1)(b) of that Act, as that paragraph read immediately before the commencement day, to review the claim and the safety data sheet or label to which it relates is to be taken up before the Minister of Health and continued in accordance with that Act as it reads on that day.

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 208

    • Appeals

      208 An appeal that was filed, before the commencement day, in accordance with section 20 of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act, as that section read immediately before the commencement day, is continued in accordance with sections 20 to 27 and 43 and 44 of that Act as those sections read immediately before that day.

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 209

    • Liability

      209 Section 50 of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act, as that section read immediately before the day on which section 205 of this Act comes into force, continues to apply to members of an appeal board who are exercising their powers or performing their duties or functions in relation to an appeal that is continued under section 208 of this Act.

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 210

    • Representations

      210 If, before the commencement day, a notice was published in the Canada Gazette in accordance with paragraph 12(1)(a) of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act, as that paragraph read immediately before that day, and section 201 of this Act comes into force before the end of the period specified in the notice, an affected party that wishes to make written representations with respect to the claim for exemption in question and the safety data sheet or label to which it relates may, within the period specified in the notice but on or after the commencement day, make those representations to the Minister of Health.

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