Food and Drug Regulations
J.01.012.2 (1) The Minister shall suspend a permit without prior notice if
(a) the dealer’s licence as it pertains to the restricted drug to be imported or exported has expired or has been suspended or revoked;
(b) the Minister has reasonable grounds to believe that the suspension is necessary to protect public health, safety, or security;
(c) the Minister has reasonable grounds to believe that the continuation of the permit would present a risk of a restricted drug being diverted to an illicit market or use; or
(d) the import or export would contravene the laws of the country of export or import or a country of transit or transhipment.
(2) A decision of the Minister to suspend a permit takes effect as soon as the Minister notifies the holder of the decision and provides a written report of the reasons for the suspension.
(3) A person whose permit is suspended under subsection (1) may, within 10 days after receiving the notice of suspension, provide the Minister with reasons why the suspension is unfounded.
- SOR/2010-222, s. 30
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