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Wild Animal and Plant Trade Regulations

Version of section 2 from 2017-06-09 to 2023-01-11:

 In these Regulations,


Act means the Wild Animal and Plant Protection and Regulation of International and Interprovincial Trade Act; (Loi)

artificially propagated

artificially propagated[Repealed, SOR/2017-123, s. 3]

bred in captivity

bred in captivity means

  • (a) in the case of sexual reproduction, born or otherwise produced in a controlled environment of parents that mated or whose gametes were otherwise transmitted under controlled conditions, and

  • (b) in the case of asexual reproduction, produced or developed under controlled conditions; (élevé en captivité)

competent authority

competent authority means the authority, body or person in a country or province who is legally competent to authorize the export from that country, or the transportation out of or into that province, of an animal or plant or any part or derivative of an animal or plant. (autorité compétente)

  • SOR/2017-123, s. 3
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