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Special Import Measures Act

Version of section 6 from 2002-12-31 to 2005-12-11:

Marginal note:Countervailing duty

 Where any subsidy on subsidized goods is a prohibited subsidy, there shall be levied, collected and paid on all such subsidized goods imported into Canada

  • (a) in respect of which the Tribunal has made an order or finding, after the release of the goods, that

    • (i) injury has been caused by reason of the fact that the imported goods

      • (A) constitute a massive importation into Canada, or

      • (B) form part of a series of importations into Canada, which importations in the aggregate are massive and have occurred within a relatively short period of time, and

    • (ii) a countervailing duty should be imposed on the subsidized goods in order to prevent the recurrence of such injury,

  • (b) that were released during the period of ninety days preceding the day on which the Commissioner made a preliminary determination of subsidizing in respect of the goods or goods of that description, other than goods that were released before the initiation of an investigation referred to in section 31, and

  • (c) in respect of which the Commissioner has made a specification pursuant to clause 41(1)(a)(iv)(C),

a countervailing duty in an amount equal to such of the amount of subsidy on the imported goods as is a prohibited subsidy.

  • R.S., 1985, c. S-15, s. 6
  • 1994, c. 47, s. 146
  • 1999, c. 12, s. 52(E), c. 17, s. 183

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