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2000 December Report of the Auditor General of Canada

December 2000 Report—Chapter 25

Exhibit 25.1—Food Commodities and Their Applicable Federal Legislation for Food Safety

 

Dairy, shell and processed egg, fresh and processed fruits and vegetables, honey, maple syrup, beef, pork, poultry, fish

All other foods

Percentage of grocery dollars spent by consumers on these commodities

56%

44%

 

Domestically produced: traded inter-provincially/ territorially or internationally

Imported

Domestically produced: sold within a province or territory

Domestically produced: traded inter-provincially/ territorially, internationally or sold within a province or territory

Imported

 

Federal registration required or enhanced import controls

Federal registration NOT required

Applicable criminal legislation: i.e., Food and Drugs Act

X

X

X

X

X

Applicable trade and commerce legislation: i.e., Canada Agricultural Products Act, Meat Inspection Act, Fish Inspection Act

X

X

X

N/A

N/A

 

Source: CFIA's documents and other sources