Recent Regulatory and CFIA Fees Notice Amendments

Recent amendments to regulations, or to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) Fees Notice, are listed below along with a link to their publication in the Canada Gazette. The official text of the amended regulations is posted on the Justice Laws Website upon coming into force.

See the Regulatory Archive for approved regulatory amendments and amendments to the CFIA Fees Notice that are more than two years old.

Recently approved regulatory amendments enacted and published in the Canada Gazette, Part II, and notices published in the Canada Gazette, Part I

Title: Amendments to the Food and Drug Regulations, Part B, Division 2 (Vodka compositional standard) (ID #000073)
Date of registration: June 17, 2019 under SOR/2019-217
Date of publication: June 26, 2019 

Title: Amendments to the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative and Monetary Penalties Regulations (Health of Animals Regulations) and the Compensation for Destroyed Animals Regulations) (ID #000022)
Date of registration: May 13, 2019 under SOR/2019-137
Date of publication: May 29, 2019

Title: Regulations Amending the Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Regulations (Safe Food for Canadians Regulations and Safe Food for Canadians Act) (ID #000058)
Date of registration:
April 9, 2019 under SOR/2019-94
Date of publication: May 1, 2019

Title: Regulations Amending the Food and Drug Regulations (Beer) (ID #000043)
Date of registration:
April 15, 2019 under SOR/2019-98
Date of publication: May 1, 2019

Title: Regulations Amending the Health of Animals Regulations (Animal disease zoning) (ID# 000021)
Date of registration:
April 15, 2019 under SOR/2019-99
Date of publication: May 1, 2019

Title: Regulations Amending the Health of Animals Regulations (Humane transportation) (ID# 20023)
Date of registration: January 31, 2019 under SOR/2019-38
Date of publication: February 20, 2019

Title: Notice Amending the Canadian Food Inspection Agency Fees Notice
Date fees were fixed by the Minister: December 3, 2018
Date of publication: December 15, 2018
Coming into force date: January 15, 2019

Title: Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (ID# 000057)
Date of registration: May 30, 2018 under SOR/2018-108
Date of publication: June 13, 2018

Title: Regulations Amending Certain Canadian Food Inspection Agency Regulations (Seeds Regulations and the Health of Animals Regulations, Veterinary Biologics – Bilingual labelling) (ID# 000005)
Date of registration:
April 23, 2018 under SOR/2018-79
Date of publication: May 2, 2018

For more information

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