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Charities Registration (Security Information) Act

Version of section 3 from 2005-04-04 to 2024-05-28:

Marginal note:Definitions

 The following definitions apply in this Act.


applicant means a corporation, an organization or a trust that applies to the Minister of National Revenue to become a registered charity.  (demandeur)


information means security or criminal intelligence information and information that is obtained in confidence from a source in Canada, from the government of a foreign state, from an international organization of states or from an institution of such a government or organization. (renseignements)


judge means the Chief Justice of the Federal Court or a judge of that Court designated by the Chief Justice. (juge)


Minister means the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness. (ministre)

registered charity

registered charity means a registered charity as defined in subsection 248(1) of the Income Tax Act.  (organisme de bienfaisance enregistré)

  • 2001, c. 41, ss. 113 “3”, 125, 142
  • 2005, c. 10, s. 34

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