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Plant Protection Regulations

Version of section 44 from 2009-12-10 to 2022-09-11:

 Any inspector may prohibit the entry into Canada or its territorial sea, as defined in the Oceans Act, of any thing or conveyance, where the Minister or an inspector believes on reasonable grounds that the thing or conveyance

  • (a) is a pest or is infested or is suspected of being infested;

  • (b) constitutes or could constitute a biological obstacle to the control of a pest; or

  • (c) on entering Canada, would be in contravention of a provision of the Act or any regulation or order made thereunder.

  • SOR/2002-438, s. 20
  • SOR/2009-326, s. 11(F)
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