Canadian Cultural Property Export Control List (C.R.C., c. 448)

Regulations are current to 2017-12-11

GROUP VIScientific or Technological Objects

Interpretation
  • [SOR/2005-260, s. 12(F)]

  • 1 In this Group,

    machine

    machine means a contrivance that is used in the performance of some kind of work or activity and that consists of inter-related parts and uses any source of energy including animal power, manpower, air, water, light, steam, gravity, friction, combustion or electricity, but does not include scrap metal intended for industrial purposes; (machine)

    patent model

    patent model means the model constructed for the purpose of obtaining a patent for an invention, discovery or process; (modèle breveté)

    prototype model

    prototype model means any original working model on which subsequent production was based; (prototype)

    scale model

    scale model means a model reduced in size according to a fixed scale or proportion; (modèle réduit)

    scientific apparatus

    scientific apparatus means an assembly of objects forming a unit constructed for the purpose of research in any scientific discipline; (appareil scientifique)

    scientific instrument

    scientific instrument means an implement, tool or device used for practical or scientific purposes as an instrument for examining or measuring. (instrument scientifique)

    • SOR/97-159, s. 15.

Scientific or Technological Objects

  • 2 An object that was made, designed or invented in the territory that is now Canada, or that was made, designed or invented out of the territory by a person who at any time ordinarily resided in the territory, and that has a fair market value in Canada of more than $3,000, as follows:

    • (a) a scientific instrument, other than a scientific instrument that is intended to be used for any scientific or technological purpose;

    • (b) an original scientific apparatus; or

    • (c) a scale model, patent model or prototype model of a scientific instrument, original scientific apparatus or machine.

    • SOR/95-170, s. 10;
    • SOR/97-159, s. 16.
  • 3 A machine, other than a machine that is intended to be used for a manufacturing, industrial or commercial purpose, that was made, designed or invented in the territory that is now Canada or that was made, designed or invented outside that territory by a person who at any time ordinarily resided in that territory, and that has a fair market value in Canada of more than $3,000.

    • SOR/95-170, s. 11;
    • SOR/97-159, s. 17.
  • 4 The following objects made out of the territory that is now Canada if they relate to the history of science and the development of technology in Canada, namely,

    • (a) a scientific instrument, other than a scientific instrument that is intended to be used for any scientific or technological purpose, that has a fair market value in Canada of more than $5,000; and

    • (b) a machine, other than a machine that is intended to be used for a manufacturing, industrial or commercial purpose, that has a fair market value in Canada of more than $5,000.

    • SOR/97-159, s. 18;
    • SOR/2005-260, s. 13(F).
  • 5 The following objects made out of the territory that is now Canada other than the objects described in item 4, if they are related to the history of science and the development of technology, namely,

    • (a) a scientific instrument, other than a scientific instrument that is intended to be used for any scientific or technological purpose, that has a fair market value in Canada of more than $8,000; and

    • (b) a machine, other than a machine that is intended to be used for a manufacturing, industrial or commercial purpose, that has a fair market value in Canada of more than $8,000.

    • SOR/97-159, s. 19;
    • SOR/2005-260, s. 14(F).
 
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