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The Crop Insurance Act

R.S.M. 1987, c. C310

The Crop Insurance Act

Table of Contents

1 Definitions.
PART I
GENERAL CROP INSURANCE
2 Provision of crop insurance.
3 Contract and terms thereof.
(2) Determination of actual yield or quality.
(3) Insurance on entire insurable crop.
4 Contract for unseeded land insurance.
(2) Insurance on all unseeded land.
5 Application for insurance.
(2) Insurance crop and land to be seeded to be specified in application.
(3) Guarantee of minor's obligations.
(4) Promissory note for premium.
(5) Deduction of amount of note from moneys payable under contract
6 Voidability of insurance for negligence, etc.
(2) Notice of avoidance.
(3) Voidability of unseeded land insurance for negligence, etc.
(4) Notice of avoidance.
(5) Fixing of hearing.
(6) Hearing and judgment
7 Notice of loss.
(2) Forwarding of forms of proof of loss.
(3) Further information.
(4) Date of loss in certain cases.
(5) Establishment of amount payable.
(6) Appeals against amount of insurance allowed.
8 Determination of average grade.
9 Current price of insurable crops.
10 Agency to administer Act.
(2) Terms of office.
(3) Filling of vacancies.
(4) Re-appointment.
(5) Appointment as director.
11 Continuation.
(2) Directors.
(3) Chairman and vice-chairman.
(4) Manager.
(5) Quorum.
(6) Payment of expenses and remuneration.
(7) Procedure.
(8) Meeting of directors.
(9) Duties of board.
12 Manager.
(2) Further duties.
(3) Report respecting suspension.
(4) Salary of manager.
13 Continuation of fund.
(2) Working capital.
(3) Payment of half administration costs.
(4) Credits to fund.
(5) Deposit of funds.
(6) Payment by Minister of Finance.
(7) Payments from fund.
(8) Superannuation contributions.
(9) Investment of moneys in fund.
(10) Disposal of invested moneys.
14 Reinsurance Account established.
(2) Payments from the account.
(3) Deficits in account.
(4) Advances to be repaid.
15 Fiscal year.
16 Audit
17 Establishment of risk areas.
(2) Publication.
(3) Survey respecting proposed risk area.
(4) Limitation of designated perils insured against.
(5) Continuing risk areas.
18 Establishment of test areas.
(2) Publication.
(3) Purposes of test areas.
19 Fixing premiums.
(2) Publication not required.
20 Appointment of officers and employees.
(2) Services of professional persons.
21 Constitution of appeal tribunal.
(2) Period.
(3) Membership.
(4) Procedure.
(5) Powers.
(6) Costs of appeal.
(7) Deposit for costs.
22 Annual report.
(2) Further reports.
23 Application of Corporations Act.
24 Insurance Act not applicable.
25 Regulations.
26 Limitation of liability.
27 Reinsurance agreement.
(2) Agency may enter reinsurance contracts.
28 Agreement with Government of Canada.
(2) Provision respecting termination of agreement
29 Offence and penalty.
PART II
HAIL INSURANCE
30 Provision of hail insurance.
(2) Limitation on hail insurance.
31 Calculation of premiums.
32 No payment of hail claims from all-risk premiums.
(2) Payment of administration costs and claims from premiums.
(3) Reserves.
(4) Loan to agency.
33 Issuing of contracts.
34 Frost damage.
35 Regulations
36 Application of Part I.