ARCHIVED — Vol. 147, No. 10 — May 8, 2013

Registration

SOR/2013-80 April 26, 2013

PLANT PROTECTION ACT

Regulations Amending the Plant Protection Regulations

P.C. 2013-426 April 25, 2013

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, pursuant to paragraph 47(a) of the Plant Protection Act (see footnote a), makes the annexed Regulations Amending the Plant Protection Regulations.

REGULATIONS AMENDING THE PLANT PROTECTION REGULATIONS

AMENDMENT

1. Schedule II to the Plant Protection Regulations (see footnote 1) is amended by adding the following in numerical order:

Item

Column I

Thing

Column II

Place of Origin

Column III

Destination

Column IV

Requirements

Column V

Pest

6.1(13.1)

Ash (Fraxinus spp.) plants, except seed

Any area of infestation identified pursuant to section 16 of these Regulations

All other areas of Canada

Movement Certificate or
any treatment
or process that eradicates the pest

Emerald Ash Borer, Agrilus planipennis

14.1(5.1)

Firewood, all species

Any area of infestation identified pursuant to section 16 of these Regulations

All other areas of Canada

Movement Certificate or
any treatment
or process that eradicates the pest

Emerald Ash Borer, Agrilus planipennis


COMING INTO FORCE

2. These Regulations come into force on the day on which the Emerald Ash Borer Infested Places Order, made by the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food on April 13, 2012, is repealed, but if they are registered after that day, they come into force on the day on which they are registered.

N.B. The Regulatory Impact Analysis Statement for these Regulations appears following SOR/2013-75, Regulations Amending the Meat Inspection Regulations, 1990.