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Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act

Version of section 2 from 2015-06-23 to 2017-09-20:

Marginal note:Generally

 Subject to this Act, this Act applies to and in respect of every person employed by, and applies to and in respect of,

  • (a) the Senate, House of Commons, Library of Parliament, office of the Senate Ethics Officer, office of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner or Parliamentary Protective Service, and

  • (b) a Member of Parliament who, in that capacity, employs that person or has the direction or control of staff employed to provide research or associated services to the caucus members of a political party represented in Parliament,

and, except as provided in this Act, nothing in any other Act of Parliament that provides for matters similar to those provided for under this Act and nothing done thereunder, whether before or after the coming into force of this section, shall apply to or in respect of or have any force or effect in relation to the institutions and persons described in this section.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 33 (2nd Supp.), s. 2
  • 2004, c. 7, s. 32
  • 2006, c. 9, s. 30
  • 2015, c. 36, s. 140

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