PART IIOrganization (continued)
Marginal note:Pre-establishment contracts
24.1 (1) As of the date of its establishment under this Act, each museum shall be bound by any deed, contract or agreement entered into on its behalf by the Minister before its establishment and shall be entitled to the benefits of any such deed, contract or agreement and the Minister shall cease to be bound.
Marginal note:Not retroactive
(2) Subsection (1) does not apply to any museum already established by this Act on the day on which that subsection comes into force.
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Marginal note:Head office
25 The head office of each museum shall be in such place in Canada as the Governor in Council may, by order, specify.
Marginal note:Agent of Her Majesty
26 Each museum is, for all purposes of this Act, an agent of Her Majesty in right of Canada.
Marginal note:Restriction on directives
Marginal note:Regulations not applicable
(2) No regulation made pursuant to subsection 114(4) of the Financial Administration Act prescribing the content of by-laws applies to a museum with respect to cultural activities, including the matters referred to in paragraphs (1)(a) to (c).
Marginal note:Disposal of real property
Marginal note:Financial year
28 The financial year of each museum is the period beginning on April 1 in one year and ending on March 31 in the following year.
29 Interest, calculated at the rate fixed by the Minister of Finance for the purposes of section 129 of the Financial Administration Act, shall be paid monthly from the Consolidated Revenue Fund on moneys, other than moneys appropriated by Parliament, on deposit to the credit of a museum in the accounts of Canada and shall be credited to the account.
30 The Auditor General of Canada is the auditor of each museum.
Marginal note:Transfer of real property
31 The Governor in Council may, by order, vest the administration and control of any real property that is assigned to or vested in a Minister of Her Majesty in right of Canada or a department or Crown corporation as defined in the Financial Administration Act in a museum, and from the date specified in the order, the administration and control is vested in that museum.
PART IIIConsequential, Repeal, Transitional and Coming into Force
34 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
35 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
36 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
37 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
38 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
39 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
40 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
41 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
42 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
43 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
44 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
45 [Repealed, 2013, c. 38, s. 3]
Coming into Force
Marginal note:Coming into force
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