Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations
Marginal note:Application for approval to destroy
(a) the proposed date of destruction;
(b) the location of destruction;
(c) a brief outline of the method of destruction;
(d) the names and qualifications of the witnesses;
(e) a list of the targeted substances to be destroyed, including the specified name and, if applicable, the brand name;
(f) the strength per unit, form and quantity of each targeted substance to be destroyed, including, if applicable, the number of units per package and the number of packages; and
(g) the name, address and licence number of the licensed dealer.
Marginal note:Statement by signatory
(2) An application for the Minister’s approval for the destruction of a targeted substance must
(a) be signed by the qualified person in charge or, if applicable, the alternate qualified person in charge at the premises specified in the dealer’s licence;
(b) include a statement indicating that the proposed method of destruction conforms with all applicable federal, provincial and municipal environmental legislation in the location where the targeted substance is to be destroyed; and
(c) indicate that all information submitted in support of the application is correct and complete to the best of the signatory’s knowledge.
Marginal note:Approval by Minister
(3) The Minister must approve the destruction of the targeted substance unless the Minister has reasonable grounds to believe that
(a) false or misleading information or false or falsified documents have been submitted in or with the application;
(b) a proposed witness is not qualified under subsection 33(2);
(c) the targeted substance or a portion of it is required for the purposes of a criminal or administrative investigation, or any preliminary inquiry, trial or other proceeding under any Act or regulations thereunder;
(d) approval for the destruction would likely create a risk to security, public health or safety, including the risk of the targeted substance being diverted to an illicit market or use; or
(e) the targeted substance will not be destroyed within the meaning of subsection 1(2).
- SOR/2010-223, ss. 14, 42(E)
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