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Auditor General Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. A-17)

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Act current to 2024-04-01 and last amended on 2022-07-26. Previous Versions


  • — 2005, c. 38, s. 16, as amended by 2005, c. 38, par. 144(8)(a)(E)

    • Definitions

      16 The following definitions apply in sections 17 to 19 and 21 to 28.

      former agency

      former agency means the portion of the federal public administration known as the Canada Border Services Agency. (ancienne agence)

      new agency

      new agency means the Canada Border Services Agency established under subsection 3(1). (nouvelle agence)

      order P.C. 2003-2064

      order P.C. 2003-2064 means Order in Council P.C. 2003-2064 of December 12, 2003, registered as SI/2003-216. (décret C.P. 2003-2064)

  • — 2005, c. 38, par. 19(1)(e)

    • References
      • 19 (1) A reference to the former agency in any of the following is deemed to be a reference to the new agency:

        • (e) any direction of the Governor in Council made under subsection 24(3) of the Auditor General Act;

  • — 2006, c. 9, par. 120(b)

    • Transitional — continuation in office

      120 A person who holds office under one of the following provisions immediately before the day on which this section comes into force continues in office and is deemed to have been appointed under that provision, as amended by sections 109 to 111, 118 and 119, to hold office for the remainder of the term for which he or she had been appointed:

  • — 2008, c. 33, s. 14

    • Directions

      14 The directions made under subsection 24(3) of the Auditor General Act, as this subsection read immediately before the coming into force of section 18 of this Act, remain in force and are deemed to have been made under subsection 11(3) of this Act.

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