Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 (S.C. 2014, c. 20)

Assented to 2014-06-19

Marginal note:Bill C-5
  •  (1) Subsections (2) to (5) apply if Bill C-5, introduced in the 2nd session of the 41st Parliament and entitled the Offshore Health and Safety Act (in this section referred to as the “other Act”) receives royal assent.

  • (2) On the first day on which both section 106 of the other Act and section 147 of this Act are in force, the portion of subsection 11(2) of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act before paragraph (a) is replaced by the following:

    • Marginal note:Claim for exemption by employer

      (2) Any employer who is required, either directly or indirectly, because of the provisions of the Canada Labour Code or the provisions of the Accord Act, as the case may be, to disclose any of the following information may, if the employer considers it to be confidential business information, claim an exemption from the requirement to disclose it by filing with the Chief Screening Officer a claim for exemption in accordance with this section:

  • (3) On the first day on which both section 107 of the other Act and subsection 149(2) of this Act are in force, paragraph 13(1)(b) of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act is replaced by the following:

    • (b) decide whether the safety data sheet or label to which the claim relates, except to the extent that it does not disclose the information in respect of which the claim is made, complies with the provisions of the Hazardous Products Act, the provisions of the Canada Labour Code or the provisions of the Accord Act, as the case may be.

  • (4) On the first day on which both subsection 109(1) of the other Act and section 152 of this Act are in force, subsection 16.1(1) of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act is replaced by the following:

    Marginal note:Undertaking
    • 16.1 (1) If a screening officer determines under paragraph 13(1)(b) that a safety data sheet or label to which a claim for exemption relates does not comply with the provisions of the Hazardous Products Act, the provisions of the Canada Labour Code or the provisions of the Accord Act, as the case may be, the screening officer may send an undertaking to the claimant setting out the measures that are required to be taken for the purpose of ensuring compliance with those provisions, except to the extent that they would require the claimant to disclose the information in respect of which the claim is made, in the manner and within the period specified in the undertaking.

  • (5) On the first day on which both subsection 110(1) of the other Act and section 153 of this Act are in force, subsection 17(1) of the French version of the Hazardous Materials Information Review Act is replaced by the following:

    Marginal note:Ordre
    • 17. (1) S’il ne reçoit pas l’engagement signé ou n’est pas convaincu que le demandeur l’a respecté, l’agent de contrôle lui ordonne de se conformer aux dispositions de la Loi sur les produits dangereux, du Code canadien du travail ou de la loi de mise en oeuvre, selon le cas, sauf dans la mesure où elles obligeraient le demandeur à communiquer les renseignements visés par la demande, selon les modalités de forme et de temps précisées par l’ordre.

Coming into Force

Marginal note:Order in council

 The provisions of this Division, other than sections 160 and 161, come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

Division 4R.S., c. I-3Importation of Intoxicating Liquors Act

Marginal note:2012, c. 14, s. 1

 Paragraph 3(2)(h) of the Importation of Intoxicating Liquors Act is replaced by the following:

  • (h) the importation of wine, beer or spirits from a province by an individual, if the individual brings the wine, beer or spirits or causes them to be brought into another province, in quantities and as permitted by the laws of the other province, for his or her personal consumption, and not for resale or other commercial use.

Division 5R.S., c. J-1Judges Act

Marginal note:2012, c. 31, s. 210

 Paragraph 13(d) of the Judges Act is replaced by the following:

  • (d) the 144 puisne judges of the Superior Court, $288,100 each.

Marginal note:2012, c. 31, s. 210

 Paragraph 20(d) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • (d) the 57 other Justices of the Court of Queen’s Bench, $288,100 each.

Division 6R.S., c. M-5Members of Parliament Retiring Allowances Act

Amendments to the Act

 The Members of Parliament Retiring Allowances Act is amended by adding the following after section 2.8:

SUSPENDED MEMBER

Marginal note:Exclusion  — pensionable service

2.9 If a member is suspended from the Senate or House of Commons, as the case may be, by a majority vote of that House, the member’s pensionable service is not to include the period that begins on the day on which the suspension starts and ends on the day fixed by a majority vote of that House for the reinstatement of the member’s entitlement to accrue pensionable service.

Marginal note:Effect of suspension

2.91 Despite any provision of Part I, Part II or Part V, no contribution shall be paid by a member under those Parts in respect of any period referred to in section 2.9.

Marginal note:No election while suspended
  • 2.92 (1) No election shall be made under Part I or Part II by a member during any period that begins on the day on which the suspension referred to in section 2.9 starts and ends on the later of the day on which a majority vote is passed by the Senate or House of Commons, as the case may be, which reinstates the member’s entitlement to accrue pensionable service and the day fixed by that vote for that reinstatement.

  • Marginal note:Subsections 10(1) and 32(1)

    (2) The period referred to in subsection (1) is not to be included in the determination of the time limit for making an election under subsection 10(1) or 32(1).

  • Marginal note:No election  — period of suspension

    (3) No election shall be made under this Act in respect of any period referred to in section 2.9.

Transitional Provision

Marginal note:Member already suspended

 If, on the day on which this Division comes into force, a person has been suspended from the Senate or House of Commons, as the case may be, by a majority vote of that House and has not had their right to accrue pensionable service reinstated by such a vote, the periods referred to in section 2.9 and subsection 2.92(1) of the Members of Parliament Retiring Allowances Act, as enacted by section 166, begin on the day on which this Division comes into force.

Division 7R.S., c. N-5National Defence Act

Amendments to the Act

 Section 17 of the National Defence Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Organization
  • 17. (1) The Canadian Forces shall consist of those of the following elements that are from time to time organized by or under the authority of the Minister:

    • (a) commands, including the Royal Canadian Navy, the Canadian Army and the Royal Canadian Air Force;

    • (b) formations;

    • (c) units; and

    • (d) other elements.

  • Marginal note:Components

    (2) A unit or other element organized under subsection (1), other than a command or a formation, shall from time to time be embodied in a component of the Canadian Forces as directed by or under the authority of the Minister.

Marginal note:R.S., c. 31 (1st Supp.), s. 60 (Sch. I, s. 7)

 Section 21 of the Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Ranks of officers and non-commissioned members
  • 21. (1) For the purposes of this Act, the ranks of the officers and non-commissioned members of the Canadian Forces shall be as set out in the schedule.

  • Marginal note:Designation

    (2) A person holding a rank set out in the schedule shall use, or be referred to by, a designation of rank prescribed in regulations made by the Governor in Council but only in the circumstances prescribed in those regulations.

 The schedule to the Act is replaced by the schedule set out in Schedule 5 to this Act.

Coming into Force

Marginal note:Sixty days after royal assent
  •  (1) Section 168 comes into force 60 days after the day on which this Act receives royal assent.

  • Marginal note:Order in council

    (2) Sections 169 and 170 come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

Division 8R.S., c. 1 (2nd Supp.)Customs Act

Marginal note:2005, c. 38, s. 81

 The portion of subsection 127.1(1) of the Customs Act before paragraph (a) is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Corrective measures
  • 127.1 (1) The Minister, or any officer designated by the President for the purposes of this section, may cancel a seizure made under section 110, cancel or reduce a penalty assessed under section 109.3 or an amount demanded under section 124 or refund an amount received under any of sections 117 to 119 within 90 days after the seizure, assessment or demand, if

Marginal note:2001, c. 25, s. 69

 The portion of subsection 129(1) of the Act before paragraph (a) is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Request for Minister’s decision
  • 129. (1) The following persons may, within 90 days after the date of a seizure or the service of a notice, request a decision of the Minister under section 131 by giving notice to the Minister in writing or by any other means that is satisfactory to the Minister:

 
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