Canadian Dairy Commission
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Forward Regulatory Plan 2017-2019

Title or working title of the regulatory initiative:

Exported Dairy Products Assistance Payments Order (Repeal)

Description of the objective:

This delegation Order under the Appropriation Act No.3, 1978-79 authorizes the Canadian Dairy Commission (CDC) to offer assistance payments to exporters of dairy products and prescribes the terms and conditions of such payments. This Order is obsolete. Assistance payments to exporters of dairy products ceased in 1995 when this practice was deemed an export subsidy under the rules of the World Trade Organization. Since then, the CDC has not made any assistance payments to exporters of dairy products.

Indication of business impacts:

There are no expected business impacts.

Public consultation opportunities

Consultations are not required.

Departmental contact:

For more information:

To learn about upcoming or ongoing consultations on proposed federal regulations, visit the Canada Gazette and Consulting with Canadians websites.