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Weights and Measures Act

Version of section 26 from 2014-08-01 to 2023-11-14:

Marginal note:Unlawful disposition of devices

  •  (1) Every dealer is guilty of an offence who sells or otherwise disposes of, or leases, any device that

    • (a) has not been marked as prescribed;

    • (b) in the case of a static measure, is not of a class, type or design that has been approved for use in trade pursuant to section 3; or

    • (c) in the case of a device other than a static measure, has not been examined in the manner and circumstances prescribed.

  • Marginal note:Importation of devices

    (2) Every dealer or trader who in the course of the business of that dealer or trader imports into Canada any device, other than a static measure, without notifying the Minister as prescribed is guilty of an offence.

  • R.S., 1985, c. W-6, s. 26
  • 2011, c. 3, s. 29, c. 21, s. 158

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