Reports to Parliament
Marginal note:Annual report
41. At the end of each fiscal year, the Minister must prepare a report on the administration of this Act, including the agreements made under it, and must have the report laid before each House of Parliament on any of the first 15 days on which it is sitting after the report is completed.
Marginal note:Five-year review
Return to footnote *[Note: Subsection 42(1) in force on November 27, 2006, see SI/2006-136.]
Marginal note:Emergency advances
(1.1) The Ministers’ review of the provisions of this Act relating to emergency advances under paragraph 7(1)(b) and their application must specifically address whether those provisions are necessary and to what extent they should be retained or modified.
Marginal note:Tabling of report
(2) The Minister must have a report on the review laid before each House of Parliament on any of the first 30 days on which it is sitting after the report is completed.
- 1997, c. 20, s. 42;
- 2006, c. 3, s. 17;
- 2008, c. 7, s. 8.
PART VREPEALS, TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS, CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS AND COMING INTO FORCE
43. to 46. [Repeals]
Agricultural Products Board Act
Definition of “Board”
47. In sections 48 and 49, “Board” means the Agricultural Products Board, established under subsection 3(1) of the Agricultural Products Board Act.
Marginal note:Rights and obligations transferred
48. (1) All rights and property held by or in the name of or in trust for the Board and all obligations and liabilities of the Board are deemed to be rights, property, obligations and liabilities of Her Majesty.
(2) Every reference to the Board in any deed, contract or other document executed by the Board in its own name is to be read as a reference to Her Majesty, unless the context requires otherwise.
Marginal note:Closing out affairs
(3) The Minister may do anything necessary for or incidental to closing out the affairs of the Board.
Marginal note:Legal proceedings against Her Majesty
49. (1) Any action, suit or other legal proceeding in respect of any obligation or liability incurred by the Board, or by the Minister in closing out the affairs of the Board, may be brought against Her Majesty in any court that would have had jurisdiction if the action, suit or proceeding had been brought against the Board.
Marginal note:Legal proceedings by Her Majesty
(2) Any action, suit or other legal proceeding in respect of any right of the Board, or any right acquired by the Minister in closing out the affairs of the Board, may be brought by Her Majesty in any court that would have had jurisdiction if the action, suit or proceeding had been brought by the Board.
Marginal note:Continuation of legal proceedings
Footnote *(3) Any action, suit or other legal proceeding to which the Board is party pending in any court on the coming into force of this section may be continued by or against Her Majesty in the like manner and to the same extent as it could have been continued by or against the Board.
Return to footnote *[Note: Section 49 in force January 1, 1997, see subsection 56(1).]
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