Consumer Packaging and Labelling Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-38)

Act current to 2017-12-11 and last amended on 2015-02-26. Previous Versions

AMENDMENTS NOT IN FORCE

  • — 2012, c. 24, s. 74

    • Seized things

      74 Sections 28 to 37 apply in respect of any thing seized under the Fish Inspection Act, the Meat Inspection Act or the Canada Agricultural Products Act — or seized under the Consumer Packaging and Labelling Act by a person designated as an inspector under the Canadian Food Inspection Agency Act for the enforcement of the Consumer Packaging and Labelling Act as it relates to food — that had not been returned to any person, released or forfeited, or removed from Canada, before the day on which section 1 comes into force.

  • — 2012, c. 24, s. 80

    • 1997, c. 6, s. 40
      • 80 (1) The definitions inspector and Minister in subsection 2(1) of the Consumer Packaging and Labelling Act are replaced by the following:

        inspector

        inspector means any person designated as an inspector for the enforcement of this Act under the Department of Industry Act; (inspecteur)

        Minister

        Minister means the Minister of Industry; (ministre)

      • 1999, c. 2, s. 44(2)

        (2) Subsection 2(2) of the Act is replaced by the following:

        • Functions of Commissioner

          (2) The functions of the Minister in relation to the administration of this Act, except subsection 11(1), and in relation to the enforcement of this Act may be performed by the Commissioner on behalf of the Minister.

  • — 2012, c. 24, s. 81

    • 81 Section 3 of the Act is replaced by the following:

      • Application despite other Acts
        • (1) Subject to subsections (2) and (3) and any regulations made under section 18, the provisions of this Act that are applicable to any product apply despite any other Act of Parliament.

        • Exemption

          (2) This Act does not apply to any product that is a device or drug as defined in section 2 of the Food and Drugs Act.

        • Exemption

          (3) This Act does not apply to any food commodity as defined in section 2 of the Safe Food for Canadians Act.

  • — 2012, c. 24, s. 82

    • 82 Section 8 of the Act is repealed.

  • — 2012, c. 24, s. 83

    • 1997, c. 6, s. 41

      83 The portion of paragraph 15(4)(c) of the Act before subparagraph (i) is replaced by the following:

      • (c) after the expiry of 60 days after the day of seizure unless, before that time,

  • — 2012, c. 24, s. 84

    • 1997, c. 6, s. 43
      • 84 (1) The portion of subsection 20(1) of the Act before paragraph (a) is replaced by the following:

        • Contraventions of sections 4 to 9
          • 20 (1) Every dealer who contravenes any of sections 4 to 9 is guilty of an offence and liable

      • 1997, c. 6, s. 43

        (2) The portion of subsection 20(2) of the Act before paragraph (a) is replaced by the following:

        • Contravention of other provisions or regulations

          (2) Every person who contravenes any provision of this Act, other than any of sections 4 to 9, or any regulation made under paragraph 18(1)(d), (e) or (h), is guilty of an offence and liable

      • 1997, c. 6, s. 43

        (3) Subsection 20(2.1) of the Act is repealed.

  • — 2012, c. 24, s. 85

    • 1997, c. 6, s. 44(1)

      85 Subsection 21(2.1) of the Act is repealed.

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