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Museums Act

Version of section 2 from 2008-08-10 to 2023-09-19:

Marginal note:Definitions

 In this Act,


Board, with respect to a museum, means the Board of Trustees of that museum; (conseil)


Minister, with respect to a museum, means such member of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada as may be designated by the Governor in Council as the Minister responsible for that museum for the purposes of this Act; (ministre)


museum means a corporation established by Part I; (musée)

museum material

museum material means objects and documentary material, regardless of medium or form, of a type normally kept by a museum for reference or exhibition purposes. (matériel de musée)

  • 1990, c. 3, s. 2
  • 2008, c. 9, s. 1
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