Haiti Deemed Direct Shipment (General Preferential Tariff and Least Developed Country Tariff) Regulations

SOR/2010-58

CUSTOMS TARIFF

Registration 2010-03-11

Haiti Deemed Direct Shipment (General Preferential Tariff and Least Developed Country Tariff) Regulations

P.C. 2010-261 2010-03-11

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Finance, pursuant to subsection 17(2) of the Customs TariffFootnote a, hereby makes the annexed Haiti Deemed Direct Shipment (General Preferential Tariff and Least Developed Country Tariff) Regulations.

Conditions

 Goods that are produced in Haiti are deemed, for the purposes of their entitlement to the General Preferential Tariff or the Least Developed Country Tariff, to have been shipped directly to Canada from Haiti on condition that

  • (a) the goods are imported into Canada and accounted for in accordance with section 32 of the Customs Act after January 12, 2010;

  • (b) the goods have been transhipped through a port in the Dominican Republic and conveyed from that port on a through bill of lading to a consignee in a specified port in Canada; and

  • (c) the importer submits to the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness any documentation requested by that Minister relating to the shipment of the goods.

Coming into Force

 These Regulations come into force on the day on which they are registered.

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