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Canada Grain Regulations (C.R.C., c. 889)

Regulations are current to 2020-10-05 and last amended on 2020-07-01. Previous Versions

PART 5Elevators, Grain Dealers and Grain Handling (continued)

Special Binning (continued)

 [Repealed, SOR/2000-213, s. 2]

Terminal Elevator Receipts

 A terminal elevator receipt shall be in Form 9 of Schedule 4.

  • SOR/89-376, s. 12(F)
  • SOR/89-395, s. 2(F)
  • SOR/2000-213, s. 2
  • SOR/2002-255, s. 17
  • SOR/2003-284, s. 27
  • SOR/2004-198, s. 28
  • SOR/2013-111, s. 15

Compulsory Removal of Grain from Licensed Terminal Elevators

  •  (1) A notice in writing given by the operator of a licensed terminal elevator to the last known holder of a terminal elevator receipt under section 77 of the Act shall

    • (a) be delivered to the holder of the receipt in person or sent by registered mail to the holder’s latest known address;

    • (b) show the numbers of the elevator receipts issued in respect of the grain to be removed from the elevator;

    • (c) make the demand that the grain be removed from the elevator; and

    • (d) show the final date by which the holder is required to take delivery of the grain.

  • (2) If the operator of a licensed terminal elevator gives the notice in accordance with subsection (1), the operator shall at the same time forward a copy of the notice to the Commission.

  • SOR/89-376, ss. 12(F), 14(F)
  • SOR/89-395, s. 2(F)
  • SOR/96-508, s. 40
  • SOR/2000-213, s. 2
  • SOR/2013-111, s. 15
  • SOR/2015-137, s. 3(F)

 [Repealed, SOR/2013-111, s. 15]

Hazardous substances and Contaminated Grain in Elevators

[SOR/2004-198, s. 29]
  •  (1) No hazardous substances, other than products used for fumigating and spraying infested grain, shall be used for the treatment of grain at an elevator.

  • (2) No hazardous substances shall be stored in an area of a licensed elevator or annex to it unless

    • (a) there is no direct access from the area to any area used for the handling or storage of grain;

    • (b) the operator of the elevator has specifically designated the area for the storage of hazardous substances; and

    • (c) the storage of hazardous substances in the area is not a danger to the handling or storage of grain at the elevator.

  • (3) If grain that is being received into, stored in or discharged from a licensed elevator is found to be contaminated, the operator of the elevator shall without delay notify the Commission and shall dispose of the contaminated grain in accordance with directions given by the chief grain inspector for Canada under an order of the Commission under paragraph 118(d) of the Act.

  • SOR/2000-213, s. 2
  • SOR/2001-273, s. 20

 [Repealed, SOR/2001-273, s. 21]

Infestation in Elevators

[SOR/2001-273, s. 22]

 If grain stored in an elevator is found to be infested, the operator of the elevator shall

  • (a) in the absence of Commission personnel at the elevator, without delay provide the Commission with full particulars of the nature and extent of the infestation;

  • (b) send to the Commission in a sealed container a 1 kg sample of the grain containing specimens of the pests with which the grain is infested;

  • (c) treat the infested grain in accordance with instructions issued by the Commission; and

  • (c.1) [Repealed, SOR/2005-361, s. 11]

  • (d) clean out and treat any emptied annex or bin that contained infested grain and any equipment used in handling that grain in accordance with instructions issued by the Commission.

  • SOR/86-813, s. 6
  • SOR/89-376, s. 14(F)
  • SOR/89-394, s. 2
  • SOR/89-395, s. 2(F)
  • SOR/96-508, s. 42
  • SOR/2000-213, s. 2
  • SOR/2001-273, s. 23
  • SOR/2004-198, s. 30
  • SOR/2005-361, s. 11

Declaration Respecting Grain

  •  (1) The declaration respecting grain referred to in section 83.1 of the Act is set out in the document entitled Declaration of Eligibility for Delivery of Grain, published by the Commission, as amended from time to time.

  • (2) The declaration must be made and provided for every kind of grain and, if there are classes of that kind of grain, for each class of that grain.

  • (3) The declaration must be provided to the person who receives the grain delivery.

  • (4) The declaration must be made and provided at least once for every crop year, no later than the date of the first delivery of grain to which the declaration applies and no earlier that the start of the crop year during which the grain to which the declaration applies is harvested.

  • SOR/2020-63, s. 3

 [Repealed, SOR/2002-255, s. 18]

 [Repealed, SOR/2004-198, s. 31]

PART 6Carriage of Grain

Producer Railway Cars

  •  (1) One or more producers of grain who wish to apply for a railway car under section 87 of the Act shall send to the Commission a completed application in Form 14 of Schedule 4.

  • (2) If a railway car that is allocated by the Commission as a result of the application arrives at a delivery point chosen by the producer or producers, as the case may be, the producer or producers shall load the grain declared in the application form directly from a siding or private bulk-loading facility into the railway car.

  • SOR/84-626, s. 14
  • SOR/89-376, ss. 14(F), 18(F)
  • SOR/96-508, s. 45
  • SOR/2000-213, s. 2
  • SOR/2003-284, s. 29

 [Repealed, SOR/2000-213, s. 2]

Condition of Conveyances

 A conveyance is not in fit condition to receive grain unless

  • (a) it is clean, dry, structurally sound and free from infestation; and

  • (b) if the conveyance is a ship, the holds are sufficiently protected while loading during rainstorms to prevent excessive water from mixing with the grain.

  • (c) [Repealed, SOR/2004-198, s. 32]

  • SOR/84-626, s. 15
  • SOR/89-376, ss. 12(F), 14(F), 17(F), 18(F), 20(F)
  • SOR/89-393, s. 6
  • SOR/89-395, s. 2(F)
  • SOR/93-25, s. 6
  • SOR/96-508, s. 47
  • SOR/2000-213, s. 2
  • SOR/2002-255, s. 19
  • SOR/2004-198, s. 32
  • SOR/2005-361, s. 12

Transport of Grain

  •  (1) Any person may transport or cause to be transported

    • (a) [Repealed, SOR/2020-63, s. 4]

    • (b) any grain for export to a final destination in the United States on condition that the Commission is presented, in an electronic format acceptable to the Commission, with a report respecting any grain exports that took place during the preceding week; and

    • (c) any grain for export by container on the condition that the Commission is presented, in an electronic format acceptable to the Commission, with a report respecting any grain exports that took place during the preceding week.

    • (d) [Repealed, SOR/2004-198, s. 33]

  • (2) [Repealed, SOR/2004-198, s. 33]

  • SOR/84-626, s. 16
  • SOR/89-376, s. 3
  • SOR/93-197, s. 6
  • SOR/95-386, s. 9
  • SOR/2000-213, s. 2
  • SOR/2004-198, s. 33
  • SOR/2005-361, s. 13(F)
  • SOR/2010-55, s. 3
  • SOR/2013-111, s. 16
  • SOR/2020-63, s. 4

 [Repealed, SOR/2012-153, s. 1]

 [Repealed, SOR/2000-213, s. 2]

 [Repealed, SOR/96-508, s. 53]

 [Repealed, SOR/2000-213, s. 2]

 [Repealed, SOR/83-628; s. 1]

 
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