Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act

Version of section 45.42 from 2002-12-31 to 2014-11-27:


Marginal note:Review by Commission Chairman

  •  (1) The Commission Chairman shall review every complaint referred to the Commission pursuant to subsection 45.41(1) or initiated under subsection 45.37(1) unless the Commission Chairman has previously investigated, or instituted a hearing to inquire into, the complaint under section 45.43.

  • Marginal note:Action by Commission Chairman

    (2) Where, after reviewing a complaint, the Commission Chairman is satisfied with the disposition of the complaint by the Force, the Commission Chairman shall prepare and send a report in writing to that effect to the Minister, the Commissioner, the member or other person whose conduct is the subject-matter of the complaint and, in the case of a complaint under subsection 45.35(1), the complainant.

  • Marginal note:Idem

    (3) Where, after reviewing a complaint, the Commission Chairman is not satisfied with the disposition of the complaint by the Force or considers that further inquiry is warranted, the Commission Chairman may

    • (a) prepare and send to the Minister and the Commissioner a report in writing setting out such findings and recommendations with respect to the complaint as the Commission Chairman sees fit;

    • (b) request the Commissioner to conduct a further investigation into the complaint; or

    • (c) investigate the complaint further or institute a hearing to inquire into the complaint.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 8 (2nd Supp.), s. 16
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