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Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations

Version of section 74 from 2010-10-21 to 2019-12-08:

Marginal note:Cancellation

  •  (1) The Minister must cancel the registration number of a test kit if

    • (a) the Minister receives a notice from the holder of the registration number stating that it has ceased all activities referred to in section 70 with respect to the test kit;

    • (b) the test kit is a medical device and is no longer approved for sale in Canada under the Medical Devices Regulations; or

    • (c) there exists a reason set out in paragraph 72(2)(a).

  • Marginal note:Non-compulsory compensation

    (2) The Minister may cancel the registration number of a test kit if the Minister determines that the test kit is being used for a purpose other than a medical, laboratory, industrial, educational, law administration or enforcement, or research purpose and, after considering the nature and extent of that other purpose, concludes that it poses a risk to security, public health or safety, including the risk of the targeted substance in the test kit being diverted to an illicit market or use.

  • Marginal note:Effect of cancellation

    (3) When a registration number issued for a test kit is cancelled, the cancelled registration number

    • (a) must not be displayed on the label of any test kit made or assembled after the cancellation; and

    • (b) in the case of a cancellation under paragraph (1)(a), must remain on the label of any existing test kit until all of the test kits with that registration number are disposed of.

  • SOR/2010-223, s. 36

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