Bill C-14 passes Third Reading in the Senate
March 9, 2011
Today, Bill C-14, an amendment to the Weights and Measures Act, requiring mandatory inspections of measuring devices in 40 sectors including retail gasoline, retail food and electricity, passed third Reading in the Senate.
The Bill is now awaiting Royal Assent at which time it will be passed into law. Following Royal Assent, Measurement Canada will commence an extensive consultation with industry stakeholders to develop regulations.
CIPMA will be active in this period and will solicit input from members and industry experts.