Canadian Tourism Commission Act
Marginal note:Appointment of private sector directors
11 (1) Up to sixteen private sector directors shall be appointed by the Minister, with the approval of the Governor in Council.
(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.
(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)
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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