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Explosives Act

Version of section 9 from 2002-12-31 to 2015-01-31:

Marginal note:Import permits

  •  (1) The Minister may issue permits for the importation of explosives.

  • Marginal note:No import without permit

    (2) Except as provided by the regulations, no person shall import any explosive into Canada without a permit issued under this section.

  • Marginal note:Evidence of financial responsibility

    (2.1) The Minister may require any person who engages or proposes to engage in the importation of explosives and who does not reside in Canada or have a chief place of business or head office in Canada to provide evidence of financial responsibility in the form of insurance, or in the form of an indemnity bond or a suretyship, satisfactory to the Minister, or in any other form satisfactory to the Minister.

  • Marginal note:Transport in bond

    (3) Nothing in this section prevents any explosive from being transported through Canada in bond, if that transportation is carried out in a manner authorized by or under the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act, 1992.

  • R.S., 1985, c. E-17, s. 9
  • 1993, c. 32, s. 5
  • 2001, c. 4, s. 80(E)

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