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Vol. 145, No. 4 — February 16, 2011

Registration

SOR/2011-16 February 4, 2011

CANADA CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY ACT

P.C. 2011-52 February 3, 2011

His Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Health, pursuant to section 37 of the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (see footnote a), hereby makes the annexed Restraint Systems and Booster Seats for Motor Vehicles Regulations.

RESTRAINT SYSTEMS AND BOOSTER SEATS FOR MOTOR VEHICLES REGULATIONS

APPLICATION

Scope

1. These Regulations apply to the importation, advertising and sale of restraint systems and booster seats for motor vehicles.

REQUIREMENT

General

2. Restraint systems and booster seats described in column 1 of the table to this section must meet the specifications set out in the Parts of the Motor Vehicle Restraint Systems and Booster Seats Safety Regulations that are mentioned in column 2.

TABLE

STANDARDS FOR RESTRAINT SYSTEMS AND BOOSTER SEATS FOR MOTOR VEHICLES

Item

Column 1

Restraint systems and booster seats

Column 2
Motor Vehicle Restraint Systems and Booster Seats Safety Regulations

1.

A restraint system that keeps a child seated in a motor vehicle, with the exception of a seat belt that is a component of a vehicle or any replacement parts for such a seat belt.

Part 2

2.

A restraint system that keeps an infant seated in a motor vehicle.

Part 3

3.

A booster seat for use in a motor vehicle to seat a child in an elevated position in order to adapt an adult seat belt to the child.

Part 4

REPEAL

3. The Hazardous Products (Child Restraint Systems) Regulations (see footnote 1) are repealed.

4. The Hazardous Products (Booster Cushions) Regulations (see footnote 2) are repealed.

COMING INTO FORCE

S.C. 2010, c. 21

5. These Regulations come into force on the day on which section 37 of the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act comes into force.

N.B. The Regulatory Impact Analysis Statement for these Regulations appears following SOR/2011-14.

Footnote a
S.C. 2010, c. 21

Footnote 1
SOR/88-151

Footnote 2
SOR/89-446