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Assisted Human Reproduction Act

Version of section 26 from 2004-03-29 to 2006-01-11:

The following provision is not in force.

Marginal note:Board of directors

  •  (1) There shall be a board of directors of the Agency consisting of not more than 13 members, including a Chairperson and the President of the Agency.

  • Marginal note:Appointment criteria

    (2) The membership of the board of directors must reflect a range of backgrounds and disciplines relevant to the Agency's objectives.

  • Marginal note:Part-time service

    (3) The members of the board of directors shall perform their duties and functions on a part-time basis.

  • Marginal note:Term of office

    (4) A member of the board shall be appointed by the Governor in Council for a term not exceeding three years. Each initial member of the board shall be appointed to hold office for a term that will ensure, so far as possible, the expiry in any one year of the terms of office of not more than one third of the members.

  • Marginal note:Removal and reappointment

    (5) A member of the board shall be appointed to hold office during pleasure, and is eligible for reappointment.

  • Marginal note:Continuation in office

    (6) If no successor is appointed to take office on the expiry of a member's term of appointment, the member continues in office until a successor is appointed.

  • Marginal note:Provisions not applicable

    (7) Subsections (3) to (6) do not apply to the Chairperson or the President.

  • Marginal note:Persons not eligible to be directors

    (8) A person is not eligible to be a member of the board of directors if they hold a licence or are an applicant for a licence or a director, officer, shareholder or partner of a licensee or applicant for a licence.

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