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Weights and Measures Act

Version of section 18 from 2014-08-01 to 2024-04-01:

Marginal note:Examining vehicle

  •  (1) A member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police or of any provincial or municipal police force may, at the request and in the company of an inspector, stop and detain any vehicle so that the inspector may examine it for the purposes of verifying compliance with this Act.

  • Marginal note:Vehicle to be moved

    (2) The inspector may require the operator of the vehicle to proceed with it to an appropriate place, if doing so is necessary to conduct the examination.

  • R.S., 1985, c. W-6, s. 18
  • 2011, c. 3, s. 16

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