Indian Act

Version of section 120 from 2002-12-31 to 2014-12-15:

Marginal note:Denomination of teacher
  •  (1) Where the majority of the members of a band belong to one religious denomination, the school established on the reserve that has been set apart for the use and benefit of that band shall be taught by a teacher of that denomination.

  • Marginal note:Idem

    (2) Where the majority of the members of a band are not members of the same religious denomination and the band by a majority vote of those electors of the band who were present at a meeting called for the purpose requests that day schools on the reserve should be taught by a teacher belonging to a particular religious denomination, the school on that reserve shall be taught by a teacher of that denomination.

  • R.S., c. I-6, s. 121.
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