An Act to amend the Judges Act and certain other Acts in relation to courts (S.C. 2006, c. 11)

Assented to 2006-12-14

Marginal note:1989, c. 8, s. 13

 Subsection 53(1) of the Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Amounts payable out of C.R.F.
  • 53. (1) The salaries, allowances and annuities payable under this Act and the amounts payable under sections 46.1, 51 and 52.15 shall be paid out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund.

PART 2AMENDMENTS TO OTHER ACTS

1996, c. 10Canada Transportation Act

Marginal note:2002, c. 8, s. 122

 Subsection 33(1) of the Canada Transportation Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Enforcement of decision or order
  • 33. (1) A decision or an order of the Agency may be made an order of the Federal Court or of any superior court and is enforceable in the same manner as such an order.

R.S., c. C-50; 1990, c. 8, s. 21Crown Liability and Proceedings Act

Marginal note:1990, c. 8, s. 32
  •  (1) Paragraph 34(a) of the Crown Liability and Proceedings Act is replaced by the following:

    • (a) prescribing rules of practice and procedure in respect of proceedings by, against or involving the Crown, including tariffs of fees and costs;

  • Marginal note:1990, c. 8, s. 32

    (2) Paragraphs 34(d) and (e) of the Act are replaced by the following:

    • (d) making applicable to any proceedings by, against or involving the Crown all or any of the rules of evidence applicable in similar proceedings between subject and subject; and

    • (e) generally respecting proceedings by, against or involving the Crown.

1996, c. 23Employment Insurance Act

Marginal note:2002, c. 8, par. 182(1)(o)

 Section 105 of the Employment Insurance Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Decision final

105. The decision of the Tax Court of Canada under section 103 is final and, except for an appeal under the Federal Courts Act, is not subject to appeal to or review by any court.

R.S., c. F-7; 2002, c. 8, s. 14Federal Courts Act

Marginal note:2002, c. 8, s. 16

 Section 5.4 of the Federal Courts Act is replaced by the following:

Marginal note:Judges from Quebec

5.4 At least five of the judges of the Federal Court of Appeal and at least 10 of the judges of the Federal Court must be persons who have been judges of the Court of Appeal or of the Superior Court of the Province of Quebec, or have been members of the bar of that Province.