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Natural Health Products Regulations (SOR/2003-196)

Regulations are current to 2020-07-15 and last amended on 2020-07-01. Previous Versions

PART 6Amendments, Transitional Provisions and Coming into Force (continued)

Transitional Provisions (continued)

 Until December 31, 2009, a person may sell a lot or batch of a drug referred to in section 108 that is not labelled or packaged in accordance with the requirements of Part 5 if the lot or batch is packaged in accordance with the requirements of the Food and Drug Regulations.

 If during the period beginning on January 1, 2004 and ending on December 31, 2005, the information referred to in section 22 is not available to the licensee prior to commencing the sale of the natural health product or within 30 days after the day on which the license is issued in respect of the natural health product, as the case may be, the licensee shall provide the information to the Minister immediately after it is available to the licensee.

  •  (1) A person who, before January 1, 2004, manufactures, packages, labels or imports for sale a drug to which these Regulations apply may continue to conduct the activity in respect of that drug without complying with the requirements of Parts 2 and 3, until the earlier of

    • (a) the day on which that person’s application for a site licence to conduct that activity in respect of the drug is disposed of or withdrawn, and

    • (b) December 31, 2005.

  • (2) A person who conducts an activity under subsection (1) shall conduct that activity in accordance with the requirements of the Food and Drug Regulations.

  •  (1) A person who, before January 1, 2004, distributes a drug to which these Regulations apply may continue to conduct the activity in respect of that drug without complying with the requirements of Part 3 until December 31, 2005.

  • (2) A person who conducts an activity under subsection (1) shall conduct that activity in accordance with the requirements of Division 2 of Part C of the Food and Drug Regulations.

 A person may sell a lot or batch of a drug referred to in section 108 that is not manufactured, packaged, labelled, imported, distributed or stored, as the case may be, in accordance with the requirements of Part 3 if

  • (a) the lot or batch is manufactured, packaged and labelled before January 1, 2006; and

  • (b) any manufacturing, packaging, labelling, importation, distribution or storage of the lot or batch that is not conducted in accordance with the requirements of Part 3 is conducted in accordance with the requirements of Division 2 of Part C of the Food and Drug Regulations.

Coming into Force

  •  (1) Except for section 6, these Regulations come into force on January 1, 2004.

  • (2) Section 6 comes into force on July 1, 2004.

 
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