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Radiation Emitting Devices Act

Version of section 4 from 2016-12-12 to 2024-05-28:

Marginal note:Sale, lease, importation

 Except as authorized by regulations made under paragraph 13(1)(c), no person shall sell, lease or import into Canada a radiation emitting device if the device

  • (a) does not comply with the standards, if any, prescribed under paragraph 13(1)(b) and applicable thereto; or

  • (b) creates a risk to any individual of genetic or personal injury, impairment of health or death from radiation by reason of the fact that it

    • (i) does not perform according to the performance characteristics claimed for it,

    • (ii) does not accomplish its claimed purpose, or

    • (iii) emits radiation that is not necessary in order for it to accomplish its claimed purpose.

  • R.S., 1985, c. R-1, s. 4
  • 2016, c. 9, s. 18

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