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Section 43 [By-law Amendment re Unit of Measurement]

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  • 43(1) APPLICATION OF SUBSS. 34 (12-34)

    (1) Subsections 34 (12) to (34) do not apply to a by-law that amends a by-law only to express a word, term or measurement in the by-law in a unit of measurement set out in Schedule I of the Weights and Measures Act (Canada) in accordance with the definitions set out in Schedule II of that Act and that,

    (a) does not round any measurement so expressed further than to the next higher or lower multiple of 0.5 metres or 0.5 square metres, as the case may be; or

    (b) does not vary by more than 5 per cent any measurement so expressed.  

    R.S.O. 1990, c. P.13, s. 43 (1); 1993, c. 26, s. 55.

    (2) Any land, building or structure that otherwise conforms with a by-law passed under section 34 or a predecessor thereof or an order made by the Minister under section 47 or a predecessor thereof does not cease to conform with the by-law or order by reason only of an amendment to the by-law or order that conforms with subsection (1).  R.S.O. 1990, c. P.13, s. 43 (2).

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