O.C. 54/2014

A.R. 27/2014

February 26, 2014


            The Lieutenant Governor in Council approves the Egg Farmers of Alberta Federal Authorization Order set out in the attached Appendix.

For Information only

Recommended by:          Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development

Authority:                             Marketing of Agricultural Products Act
                                                (section 50)


 

APPENDIX

Marketing of Agricultural Products Act

EGG FARMERS OF ALBERTA FEDERAL AUTHORIZATION ORDER

Definitions

1   In this Order,

                                 (a)    “Canada Act” means

                                           (i)    the Farm Products Agencies Act (Canada), and

                                          (ii)    the Agricultural Products Marketing Act (Canada);

                                 (b)    “Commodity Board” means the board known as the Egg Farmers of Alberta;

                                 (c)    “Federal Provincial Agreement” means the agreement respecting the revision and consolidation of the comprehensive marketing program as agreed to by the parties for the purpose of regulating and marketing eggs in Canada, as revised from time to time;

                                 (d)    “Federal Order” means the Alberta Egg Order made under the Agricultural Products Marketing Act (Canada);

                                 (e)    “Grant of Authority” means the Canadian Egg Marketing Agency Egg Quota Grant of Administrative Authority made under the Farm Products Agencies Act (Canada);

                                 (f)    “Marketing Council” means the Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council.

Authorization

2   The Marketing Council hereby authorizes the Commodity Board to perform all functions and duties and exercise all powers imposed or conferred on the Commodity Board under the Canada Act, the Federal Provincial Agreement, the Federal Order and the Grant of Authority.

Repeal

3   The Alberta Egg Producers Federal Authorization Order (AR 60/2000) is repealed.