34. As of 23 December 2004, no person may charge or recharge a portable fire extinguisher with halon.
Subject to section 35, no person may recharge a fire extinguisher with halon other than a portable fire extinguisher, as of the following dates and according to the class of fire extinguishers:
(1) as of 1 January 2006, for fire extinguishers having a total charge of halon equal to or less than 60 kg;
(2) as of 1 January 2008, for fire extinguishers having a total charge of halon greater than 60 kg and less than 275 kg; or
(3) as of 1 January 2010, for fire extinguishers having a total charge of halon equal to or greater than 275 kg.
The charging or recharging of a fire extinguisher for a person or municipality having a right to use, keep or own property referred to in the second paragraph of section 33 is excluded from the application of the first and second paragraphs.
The third paragraph ceases to have effect on 1 January 2010.