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Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012

Version of section 5 from 2011-12-16 to 2011-12-31:

The following provision is not in force.

Marginal note:Requirements

  •  (1) A screening officer must not screen persons or goods unless the screening officer

    • (a) is at least 18 years of age;

    • (b) is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident as defined in subsection 2(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act;

    • (c) is able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing in one or both official languages;

    • (d) has a security clearance; and

    • (e) meets the minimum standards set out in the Designation Standards for Screening Officers, published by the Department of Transport in January 2004, as amended from time to time.

  • Marginal note:Supervision

    (2) A screening authority must ensure that any person who acts or will act as a screening officer for it or on its behalf meets the requirements set out in subsection (1).

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