1.3. The Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food may amend, in general or in respect of a specific territory, a definition set out in section 1.2. The amended definition takes precedence over the definition set out in that section.
The Minister may describe any territory to which a word defined in section 1.2 refers. The description takes precedence over the meaning ascribed by the definition.
Any amendment or description under the first or second paragraph may have retroactive effect to the date fixed by the Minister.