Canadian Tourism Commission Act

Version of section 11 from 2006-12-12 to 2012-03-15:


Marginal note:Appointment of private sector directors

  •  (1) Up to sixteen private sector directors shall be appointed by the Minister, with the approval of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Committee

    (2) The Board shall establish a committee that shall provide advice to the Minister on the appointment of directors under subsection (1).

  • Marginal note:Manner of appointment

    (3) Of the directors appointed under subsection (1),

    • (a) up to seven shall be tourism operators appointed to represent the following regions in the following numbers:

      • (i) not more than two for the Provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland,

      • (ii) one for the Province of Quebec,

      • (iii) one for the Province of Ontario,

      • (iv) one for the Provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan,

      • (v) one for the Province of Alberta, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, and

      • (vi) one for the Province of British Columbia and the Yukon Territory; and

    • (b) up to nine shall be private sector representatives.

  • Marginal note:Term of office

    (4) The directors appointed under subsection (1) hold office during pleasure on a part-time basis for a term not exceeding four years.

  • Marginal note:Definitions

    (5) The definitions in this subsection apply in this section.

    private sector director

    administrateur du secteur privé

    private sector director means a director who is a tourism operator or a private sector representative. (administrateur du secteur privé)

    private sector representative

    représentant du secteur privé

    private sector representative means a tourism operator or a person with the expertise required to satisfy the Board’s needs. (représentant du secteur privé)

    tourism operator

    exploitant d’entreprise touristique

    tourism operator means an owner or a manager of a private sector tourism business. (exploitant d’entreprise touristique)

  • 2000, c. 28, s. 11
  • 2006, c. 9, s. 244.1
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