Jobs, Growth and Long-term Prosperity Act (S.C. 2012, c. 19)

Act current to 2019-06-20 and last amended on 2018-04-01. Previous Versions

PART 4Various Measures (continued)

DIVISION 25Salaries Act

Amendment to the Act

 [Amendment]

Consequential Amendments

Access to Information Act

 [Amendment]

Financial Administration Act

 [Amendment]

 [Amendment]

Privacy Act

 [Amendment]

DIVISION 26Seeds Act

Amendments to the Act

 [Amendments]

 [Amendment]

Coordinating Amendments

 [Amendments]

DIVISION 27Statutory Instruments Act

Amendments to the Act

 [Amendment]

 [Amendment]

Coming into Force

Marginal note:Order in council

Footnote * This Division comes into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

DIVISION 28Investment Canada Act

 [Amendment]

 [Amendments]

DIVISION 29Customs Act

 [Amendment]

 [Amendment]

DIVISION 30Pension Benefits Standards Act, 1985

Marginal note:2010, c. 12, s. 1820(12)

 Subsections 39(2) and (3) of the Pension Benefits Standards Act, 1985 are deemed to have come into force on July 27, 2004.

DIVISION 31Railway Safety Act

Amendments to the Act

 [Amendments]

 [Amendment]

Coming into Force

Marginal note:April 1, 2013

 This Division comes into force on April 1, 2013.

DIVISION 32Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act

Amendments to the Act

 [Amendment]

 [Amendment]

Coming into Force

Marginal note:February 1, 2014

 This Division comes into force on February 1, 2014.

DIVISION 33International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development Act

Amendment to the Act

 [Amendment]

Interpretation

Marginal note:Definitions

 In this Division, Board, Centre, Chairman, director, Minister and President have the same meanings as in subsection 2(1) of the International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development Act.

Closing Out of Affairs

Marginal note:Application

 Sections 493 to 495 apply despite any provision of the International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development Act.

Marginal note:Number of directors

  •  (1) The Board may consist of fewer than 13 directors.

  • Marginal note:No appointment by Board

    (2) The Board is not permitted to appoint directors under subsection 10(2) of the International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development Act.

  • Marginal note:Quorum

    (3) Five directors constitute a quorum at any meeting of the Board.

  • Marginal note:No compensation

    (4) Despite the provisions of any contract, agreement or order, no person appointed to hold office as a director, other than the President, has any right to claim or receive any compensation, damages, indemnity or other form of relief from Her Majesty in right of Canada or from any employee or agent of Her Majesty for ceasing to hold that office or for the abolition of that office by the operation of this Division.

Marginal note:Disposal of assets

  •  (1) The Centre is authorized to sell or otherwise dispose of all or substantially all of its assets and do everything necessary for or incidental to closing out its affairs.

  • Marginal note:Debts and liabilities

    (2) The Centre must apply any proceeds from the disposal of its assets in satisfaction of its debts and liabilities.

  • Marginal note:Directions

    (3) The Minister may give directions to the Centre to do anything that in his or her opinion is necessary

  • Marginal note:Directions binding

    (4) The Centre must comply with the directions.

Marginal note:Transfer of records

 The President must transfer to the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development the following items, including any electronic versions of them:

  • (a) the books of account and other financial records, as well as any information that the Centre collected in order to produce them; and

  • (b) any studies that the Centre has under its control, and any other information that it has collected through research.

  • 2012, c. 19, s. 495
  • 2013, c. 33, s. 195

Transitional Provisions

Marginal note:References

 Every reference to the Centre in a deed, contract or other document executed by the Centre in its own name is to be read, unless the context otherwise requires, as a reference to Her Majesty in right of Canada.

Marginal note:Surplus

  •  (1) Any surplus that remains after the satisfaction of the Centre’s debts and liabilities belongs to Her Majesty in right of Canada.

  • Marginal note:Unsatisfied debts and liabilities

    (2) Any of the Centre’s debts and liabilities that remain unsatisfied on the day on which this subsection comes into force become the debts and liabilities of Her Majesty in right of Canada.

Marginal note:Commencement of legal proceedings

  •  (1) Any action, suit or other legal proceeding in respect of an obligation or liability incurred by the Centre may be brought against Her Majesty in right of Canada in any court that would have had jurisdiction if the action, suit or other legal proceeding had been brought against the Centre.

  • Marginal note:Continuation of legal proceedings

    (2) Any action, suit or other legal proceeding to which the Centre is a party that is pending in a court on the coming into force of this subsection may be continued by or against Her Majesty in right of Canada in the same manner and to the same extent as it could have been continued by or against the Centre.

Marginal note:Auditor

 After the closing out of the Centre’s affairs, its accounts and financial transactions shall be audited by the Auditor General of Canada, and a report of the audit shall be made to the Minister.

Marginal note:Report to Parliament

 The Minister shall prepare a report, containing the Centre’s financial statements and the Auditor General’s report, within four months after this section comes into force, and shall cause the report to be laid before each House of Parliament on any of the first 15 days on which that House is sitting after the day on which the report is completed.

Consequential Amendments

Access to Information Act

 [Amendment]

Privacy Act

 [Amendment]

Public Service Superannuation Act

 [Amendment]

Repeal

 [Repeal]

Coming into Force

Marginal note:Order in council

Footnote * Sections 496 to 504 come into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

DIVISION 34Health of Animals Act

Amendments to the Act

 [Amendment]

 
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