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Customs Act

Version of section 129 from 2014-06-19 to 2020-10-05:


Marginal note:Request for Minister’s decision

  •  (1) The following persons may, within 90 days after the date of a seizure or the service of a notice, request a decision of the Minister under section 131 by giving notice to the Minister in writing or by any other means that is satisfactory to the Minister:

    • (a) any person from whom goods or a conveyance is seized under this Act;

    • (b) any person who owns goods or a conveyance that is seized under this Act;

    • (c) any person from whom money or security is received pursuant to section 117, 118 or 119 in respect of goods or a conveyance seized under this Act; or

    • (d) any person on whom a notice is served under section 109.3 or 124.

  • Marginal note:Burden of proof

    (2) The burden of proof that notice was given under subsection (1) lies on the person claiming to have given the notice.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 1 (2nd Supp.), s. 129
  • 1993, c. 25, s. 82
  • 2001, c. 25, s. 69
  • 2014, c. 20, s. 173
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