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Language Skills Act (S.C. 2013, c. 36)

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Language Skills Act

S.C. 2013, c. 36

Assented to 2013-06-26

An Act respecting language skills

Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as follows:

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 This act may be cited as the Language Skills Act.

Language Skills

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 Any person appointed to any of the following offices must, at the time of his or her appointment, be able to speak and understand clearly both official languages:

  • 2013, c. 36, s. 2
  • 2017, c. 20, s. 190

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