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Title or Working Title of the Regulatory Initiative
Compensation for Destroyed Animals Regulations
Description of the Objective
Amendments to the Health of Animals Act introduced through the 2012 Jobs, Growth and Long-term Prosperity Act enabled the establishment of flexible, geographically defined zones for purposes of eradicating foreign animal diseases or controlling diseases that have become established in certain parts of Canada that could impact the animal sector.
As a result of the 2012 amendments to the Health of Animals Act, amendments to the Compensation for Destroyed Animals Regulations are needed toupdate the references to provisions of the Act to allow the Minister to grant compensation for costs of disposal where an animal is destroyed under section 27.6 of the Act, for example.
Health of Animals Act
Indication of Business Impacts
There are no expected business impacts.
Public Consultation Opportunities
These amendments will be published in the Canada Gazette, Part II in Winter 2018.
For more information
- Government-Wide Forward Regulatory Plans
- The Cabinet Directive on Regulatory Management
- The Red Tape Reduction Action Plan
- The Canada-United States Regulatory Cooperation Council
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