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CCRFTA Rules of Origin for Casual Goods Regulations (SOR /2002-396)

CCRFTA Rules of Origin for Casual Goods Regulations



Registration 2002-10-31

CCRFTA Rules of Origin for Casual Goods Regulations

P.C. 2002-1860 2002-10-31

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Finance, pursuant to subparagraph 16(2)(a)(i)a of the Customs Tariffb, hereby makes the annexed CCRFTA Rules of Origin for Casual Goods Regulations.

aS.C. 2001, c. 28, s. 34(1)

bS.C. 1997, c. 36


1. In these Regulations, “casual goods” means goods other than goods imported for sale or for an industrial, occupational, commercial or institutional or other like use.


2. Casual goods that are acquired in Costa Rica are deemed to originate in Costa Rica and are entitled to the benefit of the Costa Rica Tariff if

(a) the marking of the goods is in accordance with the marking laws of Costa Rica and indicates that the goods are the product of Costa Rica or Canada; or

(b) the goods do not bear a mark and there is no evidence to indicate that the goods are not the product of Costa Rica or Canada.


*3. These Regulations come into force on the day on which subsection 34(1) of the Canada-Costa Rica Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act, chapter 28 of the Statutes of Canada, 2001, comes into force.

*[Note: Regulations in force November 1, 2002, see SI/2002-146.]