Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act, 1992
Marginal note:Warrant required to enter dwelling-place
16 (1) An inspector may not enter a dwelling-place except with the consent of the occupant or under the authority of a warrant.
Marginal note:Authority to issue warrant
(2) Where on ex parte application a justice, as defined in section 2 of the Criminal Code, is satisfied by information on oath that
(a) the conditions for entry described in section 15 exist in relation to a dwelling-place,
(b) entry is necessary for any purpose relating to the administration or enforcement of this Act, and
(c) entry has been refused or there are reasonable grounds for believing that entry will be refused,
the justice may at any time sign and issue a warrant authorizing the inspector named in the warrant to enter the dwelling-place subject to any conditions that may be specified in the warrant.
Marginal note:Use of force
(3) The inspector who executes the warrant shall not use force unless the inspector is accompanied by a peace officer and the use of force has been specifically authorized in the warrant.
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