Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations
74 (1) The Minister must cancel the registration number of a test kit if
(a) the Minister receives a notice from the holder of the registration number stating that it has ceased all activities referred to in section 70 with respect to the test kit;
(b) the test kit is a medical device and is no longer approved for sale in Canada under the Medical Devices Regulations; or
(c) there exists a reason set out in paragraph 72(2)(a).
Marginal note:Non-compulsory compensation
(2) The Minister may cancel the registration number of a test kit if the Minister determines that the test kit is being used for a purpose other than a medical, laboratory, industrial, educational, law administration or enforcement, or research purpose and, after considering the nature and extent of that other purpose, concludes that it poses a risk to security, public health or safety, including the risk of the targeted substance in the test kit being diverted to an illicit market or use.
Marginal note:Effect of cancellation
(3) When a registration number issued for a test kit is cancelled, the cancelled registration number
(a) must not be displayed on the label of any test kit made or assembled after the cancellation; and
(b) in the case of a cancellation under paragraph (1)(a), must remain on the label of any existing test kit until all of the test kits with that registration number are disposed of.
- SOR/2010-223, s. 36
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