Commodity Group Levy Order - Wild Blueberry Producers Association of Nova Scotia
made under clauses 46(3)(b) and (c) of the
Agriculture and Marketing Act
R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 6
N.S. Reg. 189/2014 (March 22, 2014, effective December 3, 2014)
I certify that the Wild Blueberry Producers Association of Nova Scotia, a commodity groupdesignated under the Agriculture and Marketing Act by Order dated December 14, 1987,pursuant to clauses 46(3)(b) and (c) of Chapter 6 of the Revised Statutes of Nova Scotia, 1989,the Agriculture and Marketing Act, at a meeting held on March 22, 2014, carried a motion to
(a) revoke the levy set by the commodity group that was effective June 21,2006;
(b) require any person engaged in the production of wild blueberries to pay alevy of $0.01 per pound of wild blueberries.
(c) require any person engaged in the marketing of wild blueberries to deduct,from any amount payable by that person to any person engaged in theproduction of wild blueberries, any amount payable by the latter person tothe commodity group by way of levy or charge fixed pursuant to clause (b)and to remit all amounts so deducted to the commodity group,
effective on and after the date of approval by the Minister of Agriculture.
Signed at , Nova Scotia, on [sic]
Wild Blueberry Producers Association of NovaScotia
per: sgd.: Peter J. Rideout
I, Keith Colwell, Minister of Agriculture for the Province of Nova Scotia, hereby approve theabove levy set by the Wild Blueberry Producers Association of Nova Scotia.
Dated: Dec. 3/14