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Bill C-30, An Act to implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its Member States and to provide for certain other measures
In accordance with its Order of Reference of Tuesday, December 13, 2016, your Committee has considered Bill C-30, An Act to implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its Member States and to provide for certain other measures, and agreed on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 to report it with the following amendments:

That Bill C-30, in Clause 40, be amended by replacing line 20 on page 16 with the following:

1993, c. 15, s. 49

40 Section 62 of the Act is replaced by the following:

62 A patent, or part of a patent, that is voided by a judgment shall be and be held to have been void and of no effect, unless the judgment is reversed on appeal as provided in section 63.

That Bill C-30, in Clause 59, be amended by replacing line 2 on page 29 with the following:

sued on or after the day on which this section comes into force;

That Bill C-30, in Clause 59, be amended by replacing lines 3 and 4 on page 32 with the following:

brought under section 110 with respect to any of those applications, all of those applications — if two or more are still pending — expire at

That Bill C-30, in Clause 59, be amended by replacing line 23 on page 38 with the following:

126(1) A certificate of supplementary protection, or a claim in the patent set out in such a certificate, that is voided by a judgment shall be and be held to have been void and of no effect, unless the judgment is reversed on appeal as provided in subsection (2).

(2) Every judgment voiding a certificate of supplemen-

That Bill C-30, in Clause 136, be amended by

(a) replacing line 36 on page 106 with the following:

is replaced by the following:

40 The Act is amended by adding the following before section 63:

62 A patent, or part of a patent, that is voided by a judgment shall be and be held to have been void and of no effect, unless the judgment is reversed on appeal as provided in section 63.

(b) replacing line 42 on page 106 with the following:

that section 60 is deemed never to have come into

Your Committee has ordered a reprint of Bill C30, as amended, as a working copy for the use of the House of Commons at the report stage.
A copy of the relevant Minutes of Proceedings (Meetings Nos. 44 to 49 and 51) is tabled.