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Canadian Human Rights Act

Version of section 48.4 from 2002-12-31 to 2014-10-31:

Marginal note:Status of members

  •  (1) The Chairperson and Vice-chairperson are to be appointed as full-time members of the Tribunal, and the other members are to be appointed as either full-time or part-time members.

  • Marginal note:Functions of Chairperson

    (2) The Chairperson is the chief executive officer of the Tribunal and has supervision over and direction of its work, including the allocation of work among the members and the management of the Tribunal’s internal affairs.

  • Marginal note:Functions of Vice-chairperson

    (3) The Vice-chairperson shall assist the Chairperson and shall perform the functions of the Chairperson if the Chairperson is absent or unable to act or the office of Chairperson is vacant.

  • Marginal note:Acting Chairperson

    (4) The Governor in Council may authorize a member of the Tribunal to perform the functions of the Chairperson on a temporary basis if the Chairperson and Vice-chairperson are absent or unable to act or if both of those offices are vacant.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 31 (1st Supp.), s. 65
  • 1998, c. 9, s. 27

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