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Cosmetic Regulations

Version of section 29 from 2006-03-22 to 2006-11-15:

  •  (1) The Assistant Deputy Minister may, in writing, request the manufacturer of a cosmetic to submit to him, on or before a specified day, evidence to establish the safety of the cosmetic under the recommended conditions of use of the cosmetic or when used under such methods of use as are customary or usual therefor.

  • (2) Where the manufacturer of a cosmetic is requested by the Assistant Deputy Minister pursuant to subsection (1) to submit evidence of the safety with respect to a cosmetic, the manufacturer shall cease to sell that cosmetic after the day specified in the request unless he has duly submitted the evidence requested.

  • (3) Where the Assistant Deputy Minister is of the opinion that the evidence submitted by a manufacturer pursuant to subsection (1) is not sufficient, he shall notify the manufacturer in writing to that effect and the manufacturer shall not thereafter sell the cosmetic unless

    • (a) he has submitted further evidence to the Assistant Deputy Minister; and

    • (b) he has been notified in writing by the Assistant Deputy Minister that the further evidence is sufficient.

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