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Motor Vehicle Transport Act

Version of section 7 from 2006-01-01 to 2023-05-17:

Marginal note:Operation without safety fitness certificate prohibited

  •  (1) Subject to the regulations, no person or body shall operate an extra-provincial motor carrier undertaking except under a safety fitness certificate issued by a provincial authority under this Act or an analogous document prescribed by the regulations.

  • Marginal note:Form of certificate

    (2) A safety fitness certificate need not be in any particular form.

  • Marginal note:Applicable safety laws

    (3) Laws of a province respecting the safety of motor carrier undertakings apply to an extra-provincial motor carrier undertaking to the extent that those laws are not inconsistent with this Act.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 29 (3rd Supp.), s. 7
  • 2001, c. 13, s. 5
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