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House Government Bill
38th Parliament, 1st Session
October 4, 2004 - November 29, 2005
Text of the Bill
C-29
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An Act to amend the Patent Act
Statute of Canada
2005, c. 18
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2005-05-05)
Progress: Royal Assent
 
Coming Into Force
3. (1) Sections 1 and 2.1 come into force on the day on which An Act to amend the Patent Act and the Food and Drugs Act (The Jean Chrétien Pledge to Africa), being chapter 23 of the Statutes of Canada, 2004, comes into force.

(2) Section 2 comes into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.







Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes February 1, 2006 as the day on which section 2 of this Act comes into force.



SI/2005-0111

The information on this page is current as of   October 8, 2020

The coming into force provisions in LEGISinfo are excerpted from the text of the bill as introduced and given first reading. The information is not updated to reflect amendments made to bills during the legislative process. Where an Act comes into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council, additional dates of commencement are added once an order is issued. Where an Act or a provision thereof is silent as to its commencement, it comes into force on the day it receives Royal Assent.

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