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House Government Bill
37th Parliament, 1st Session
January 29, 2001 - September 16, 2002
Text of the Bill
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An Act respecting the taxation of spirits, wine and tobacco and the treatment of ships' stores
Short Title
Excise Act, 2001
Statute of Canada
2002, c. 22
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2002-06-13)
Progress: Royal Assent
Coming Into Force
Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes

(a) April 1, 2003, as the day on which sections 2, 4, 7 to 12, 14 to 24, 159, 211, 219 to 229, 304, 322 and 323 of that Act come into force; and

(b) July 1, 2003, as the day on which sections 3, 5, 6, 13, 25 to 158, 160 to 210, 212 to 218, 230 to 303, 305 to 321 and 324 to 407 of that Act and Schedules 1 to 7 to that Act come into force.


The information on this page is current as of   January 15, 2021

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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