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Canada Grain Act (R.S. 1985, c. G-10).

Country/Territory
Canada
Document type
Legislation
Date
1985 (2017)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act respecting grain.
Subject
Food & nutrition, Cultivated plants
Keyword
Agricultural commodities Cereals/grains/rice Transport/storage Standards Institution Certification Plant production
Geographical area
Americas, North America
Abstract

This Act makes provision for the grading of various types of grain produced in Canada. There is hereby established a Commission to known as the Canadian Grain Commission. This Commission shall, in the interests of the grain producers, establish and maintain standards of quality for Canadian grain and regulate grain handling in Canada, to ensure a dependable commodity for domestic and export markets (sect. 13). Section 14 outlines functions of the Commission. The Commission may establish grades b

Full text
English
Website
www.gc.ca

References - Legislation

Implemented by

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

Legislation | Canada | 1992 (2015)

Keyword: Cereals/grains/rice, Transport/storage, Standards, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Off Grades of Grain and Grades of Screening Order (C.R.C., c. 890).

Legislation | Canada | 2004 (2013)

Keyword: Cereals/grains/rice, Classification/declassification, Standards, Certification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wheat and Barley Research, Market Development and Technical Assistance Regulations (SOR/2012-152).

Legislation | Canada | 2012 (2013)

Keyword: Cereals/grains/rice, Research, Subsidy/incentive, Special fund, Internal trade, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX