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An Act to amend the Agricultural Marketing Programs Act (S.C. 2008, c. 7)

Assented to 2008-02-28

 Section 42 of the Act is amended by adding the following after subsection (1):

  • Marginal note:Emergency advances

    (1.1) The Ministers’ review of the provisions of this Act relating to emergency advances under paragraph 7(1)(b) and their application must specifically address whether those provisions are necessary and to what extent they should be retained or modified.


Marginal note:Transitional provision
  •  (1) The Agricultural Marketing Programs Act, as it read immediately before the day on which this Act comes into force, continues to apply as of that day to any agreement entered into under Part I of that Act that is still in existence on the day on which this Act comes into force.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (2) However, the Agricultural Marketing Programs Act, as amended by this Act, applies to an agreement referred to in subsection (1) as of the day on which the parties amend the agreement to specify that that Act will apply and to bring the agreement into conformity with that Act.


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