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Canada Revenue Agency Act

Version of section 16 from 2002-12-31 to 2005-03-31:

Marginal note:Qualifications of directors

  •  (1) The directors must be persons who, in the opinion of the Governor in Council, have the experience and the capacity required for discharging their functions.

  • Marginal note:Persons not eligible for appointment

    (2) No person may be appointed or continue as a director of the Agency who

    • (a) is not a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident within the meaning of subsection 2(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act;

    • (b) is a member of the Senate or House of Commons or a member of a provincial or territorial legislature; or

    • (c) is employed on a full-time basis in the public service of Canada or of a province or territory.

  • Marginal note:Limitation

    (3) Paragraph (2)(c) does not apply to the Commissioner.

  • 1999, c. 17, s. 16
  • 2001, c. 27, s. 210

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