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Motor Vehicle Safety Act

Version of section 11 from 2002-12-31 to 2014-06-18:

Marginal note:Regulations

  •  (1) The Governor in Council may make regulations

    • (a) prescribing or providing for anything that by this Act is to be prescribed or provided for by the regulations; and

    • (b) generally for carrying out the purposes and provisions of this Act.

  • Marginal note:Progressive application

    (2) Regulations prescribing a standard may be made applicable in respect of a specified proportion of vehicles of any class before those regulations are made applicable in respect of all vehicles of that class.

  • Marginal note:Publication of proposed regulations

    (3) Regulations proposed to be made under this Act shall be published in the Canada Gazette and a reasonable opportunity afforded to interested persons to make representations to the Minister with respect to them.

  • Marginal note:Exceptions

    (4) Subsection (3) does not require the publication of proposed regulations

    • (a) that have been modified as a result of representations made to the Minister following their previous publication under that subsection; or

    • (b) that would make no substantive change to existing regulations.

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