Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act

Version of section 25 from 2005-04-01 to 2014-11-27:


Marginal note:Committee established

  •  (1) There is hereby established a committee, to be known as the Royal Canadian Mounted Police External Review Committee, consisting of a Chairman, a Vice-Chairman and not more than three other members, to be appointed by order of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Full- or part-time

    (2) The Committee Chairman is a full-time member of the Committee and the other members may be appointed as full-time or part-time members of the Committee.

  • Marginal note:Tenure of office

    (3) Each member of the Committee shall be appointed to hold office during good behaviour for a term not exceeding five years but may be removed for cause at any time by order of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Re-appointment

    (4) A member of the Committee is eligible for re-appointment on the expiration of the member’s term of office.

  • Marginal note:Eligibility

    (5) No member of the Force is eligible to be appointed or to continue as a member of the Committee.

  • Marginal note:Salary of full-time members

    (6) Each full-time member of the Committee is entitled to be paid such salary in connection with the work of the Committee as may be approved by order of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Fees of part-time members

    (7) Each part-time member of the Committee is entitled to be paid such fees in connection with the work of the Committee as may be approved by order of the Governor in Council.

  • Marginal note:Expenses

    (8) Each member of the Committee is entitled to be paid reasonable travel and living expenses incurred by the member while absent from the member’s ordinary place of residence in connection with the work of the Committee.

  • Marginal note:Benefits of full-time members

    (9) The full-time members of the Committee are deemed to be employed in the public service for the purposes of the Public Service Superannuation Act and to be employed in the federal public administration for the purposes of the Government Employees Compensation Act and any regulations made under section 9 of the Aeronautics Act.

  • R.S., 1985, c. R-10, s. 25
  • R.S., 1985, c. 8 (2nd Supp.), s. 16
  • 2003, c. 22, s. 216(E)
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