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Second Session, Forty-third Parliament,
69-70 Elizabeth II, 2020-2021
HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
BILL C-285
An Act to amend the Pest Control Products Act (glyphosate)
FIRST READING, April 15, 2021
Mrs. Atwin
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SUMMARY

This enactment amends the Pest Control Products Act to prohibit the manufacturing, possession, handling, storing, transportation, importation, distribution or use of glyphosate.
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2nd Session, 43rd Parliament,
69-70 Elizabeth II, 2020-2021
HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
BILL C-285
An Act to amend the Pest Control Products Act (glyphosate)
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as follows:
2002, c. 28

Pest Control Products Act

Amendment to the Act

1Section 6 of the Pest Control Products Act is amended by adding the following after subsection (1):
Glyphosate
(1.‍1)No person shall manufacture, possess, handle, store, transport, import, distribute or use glyphosate as a pest control product.

Transitional Provision

Registration cancelled
2The registration of glyphosate under the Pest Control Products Act is cancelled.

Coming into Force

One year after royal assent
3This Act comes into force one year after the day on which it receives royal assent.
Published under authority of the Speaker of the House of Commons

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